Each week we round up travel startups that have recently received or announced funding. Please email Senior Travel Tech Editor Sean O’Neill at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have funding news.
This week, travel startups announced more than $212 million in funding.
>>TravelPerk, a Barcelona-based travel booker and management company, has closed a $160 million funding round. That nearly doubles its previous rounds combined since it was founded in 2015. Skift’s Corporate Travel Editor Matt Parsons had the story: TravelPerk Will Wade Even Further Into U.S. Territory With $160 Million Funding Boost.
>>Guesty, a maker of software for for managers of short-term rentals, has raised $50 million in a Series D round of funding. Apax Digital Fund led the round in the startup, with AMI Opportunities Fund and others also taking part.
The Tel Aviv-based startup has raised $110 million since it participated in the Y Combinator startup accelerator. It is the best-funded of its peer set. See Skift’s…