• Diseño

    Meet the coolest Low Cost Hotel in Madrid

    SLEEP’N Antocha is located in the heart Madrid, with a 9.5 stars for location on booking.com we aren´t surprised as its bang in the middle of the Art Triangle next to the Reina Sofía Museum and just one street from Atocha train station. It´s a renovated and modern hotel with fully equipped rooms. Cleean, trendy and comfortable. Eye catching design but with a simple elegance, with super fair prices this could possible be the coolest hotel in Madrid if you are on a budget. Design Let´s check out its trendy contemporary design: Environmentally aware They have a ¨I want to plant a tree¨option, but what does it mean if you…

  • Destinations,  Frontpage

    Bleisure, the 2019 travel trend

    Business travel + leisure travel = bleisure travel. As work-life boundaries blur the way we travel does too. More than 1 in 3 business travellers will add a leisure component to their business trip this year to make the most of their work trips. Who is the Bleisure traveller? People from all different levels: we thought it might be more entry-level, but we found managerial does it as well, although we did find millennials more likely to partake in bleisure than some of their older colleagues. But, in fact its not about age or gender or work but about being oportunistic: it depends if you’re going to a place you…

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    Napbox & BYHOURS launch the first “one to one” smart meeting booth at the Pier01

    In collaboration with BYHOURS, Napbox has installed the first technological meeting booth prototype available by the hour at the Pier01 building Barcelona Tech City, hub of digital and technological entrepreneurship The digital meeting room allows coworkers to have a space where they can hold meetings of two or three people, calls or videoconferences in a fully equipped environment for periods of time. of 15, 30, 45 or 60 minutes, by booking easily and without cost through the app.   Napbox, a Spanish startup dedicated to the design and marketing of smart cabins for airport breaks (or naps), inspired by the BYHOURS philosophy, has created the One2One Napbox, a private and…

  • Destinations,  Frontpage

    6 steps to achieve your New Year´s resolutions

    Happy New Year, Carpe Horam! New Year´s resolutions might be going out of fashion, as less and less people seem to take them seriously, serving more as a joke to talk about unrealistic farfetched abstract ideas rather than real ways to improve yourself. What is the point of them? Well, to be a better version of yourself than the year before. But lets not take it too seriously, too achieve what you want is all about balance, so lets have fun too. At the end of the day time is all we have, everyday has the possibility to be a step closer to what you want to achieve. Dream big,…

  • Frontpage,  News

    Nervous about travelling at Christmas? Connections or Canceled Flights?

    Is there really anything worse than travelling at Christmas?   If you have travelled at  the Christmas period before then for sure you have suffered delays, or even cancelled flights, sometimes they´re not a big deal, other times they mean hours and hours, or even a whole night stranded at an aiport.   Christmas is an especially stressful time of year when it comes to train station, airports and flying, I would not advise a first time traveller to fly the 24th of December. Prepare for long ques, the unexpected snow storm delaying all flights for the forseeable hours, the super inconvenient pilot strike… the list goes on and on.…

  • Frontpage,  News

    BYHOURS only Spanish company in top 10 finalists UNWTO Competition!

    BYHOURS has made the top 10 finalists in the UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition!  It is the world’s largest initiative dedicated to identifying the startups that will lead the transformation of the tourism sector. Finalists were selected among 3000 projects from 132 countries & BYHOURS is very proud to be the only Spanish company on the list! In September Guillermo Gaspart pitched BYHOURS in Budapest, Hungary, in the first round among 3,000 other contestants. The 10 finalists will pitch again at the FITUR ( International Tourism Trade Fair), from 24 – 27 January 2019 in Madrid, Spain. Founders Christian Rodriguez and Guillermo Gaspart are excited for the opportunity to showcase BYHOURS to the world,…

  • Frontpage,  News

    BYHOURS is giving presents all month long!

    We are one big BYHOURS family! December is for friends, family, laughter and love, and at BYHOURS we want everyone to enjoy every moment of it as a part of our big BYHOURS family around the world! So we’ve created a very special BYHOURS Advent calendar on Instagram to share the festive season all together regardless of where you are. Every day we will reveal amazing presents and surprises, from yearly subscriptions to entertainment channels to deals on international cosmetic products, sports gear, and many, many more! They could be the perfect present for yourself or for a loved one. What have we given away so far?   1 Year…

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    BYHOURS launches in Manama, Bahrain

    BYHOURS has officially launched in Manama,  enabling users to select the desired check-in time to hotel rooms at any time during the day from a choice of 32 hotels.  In light of its’ international appeal, BYHOURS has already secured the support of global investors, including support from Super Business Angels from Abu Dhabi who are current investors in the company. With the continued expansion into the GCC region, the Spanish-based start-up is currently seeking new investors from the region as it continues to increase its market share in existing locations and new potential markets such as the United States of America.     Guillermo Gaspart, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and…

  • Design,  Destinations,  Frontpage,  Lifestyle,  News

    Capsule hotels have arrived to Switzerland

    Capsule hotels seem to be the future of affordable travel, and Switzerland has just welcomed its first one. The Capsule Hotel Lucerne is in an excellent location on the edge of Lucerne’s historic old town, near restaurants and bars, and has just slid its capsule doors to the world. The innovative accommodation offers incredible value for money in a “space design”. Where the capsules are only 1.28 meters wide, 2.2 meters long and 1.47 meters high. Every single “capsule” can be closed, providing the guest with privacy.  They offer  high-speed internet, electricity, a safe, ventilation and other comforts, including access to a private locker and bathrooms.   There are also capsules with televisions, female capsules…

  • Frontpage,  Lifestyle

    Who killed Carpe Diem?

    Yes, its official. Many of us have heard the words “Carpe Diem”. It was taken from a Latin phrase that says: “Carpe diem quam minimum credula postero” meaning “seize the day, trusting as little as possible in the future.” But it´s long gone now, we killed it.  At BYHOURS we killed Carpe Diem because we think its not enough, we want to seize EVERY single momemt, every hour, we want to live now! BYHOURS has adopted Carpe Horam as our philosophy. BYHOURS wants people to take control of their time and live the way they want and choose to and this philosophy and lifestyle is exactly that.     We…