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Booking Holdings finalises HotelsCombined acquisition

Booking Holdings said on Monday (3 December) that it had successfully completed its previously announced plan to acquire hotel metasearch site, HotelsCombined. HotelsCombined will report into Booking Holdings’ leading travel metasearch brand, KAYAK.

“CEO of Kayak, Steve Hafner said that adding HotelsCombined to Kayak’s portfolio of brands “will help us reach more travelers globally and strengthen our hotels product,”.

HotelsCombined was founded in 2005 and is based in Sydney, Australia with more than 150 employees. It is privately held and the terms of the deal were not disclosed.



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