• Noticias,  Frontpage

    Mexico & The Future of BYHOURS

    2019 will bring some big changes for BYHOURS, and a main one will be the expansion of the BYHOURS Mexican market and the preparation for the opening of BYHOURS regional offices in Mexico City. Back in 2012 BYHOURS was a pioneer in introducing the microstay in hotels of three, four and five stars in Europe to the hotel and tourism market. But now the focus is currently to implement the system in Latin America, where BYHOURS sees Mexico as the most relevant market, and now the next step is not only to seek more alliances with hotels but also open regional offices in Mexico City. Overall, Mexico has been an…

  • Destinos,  Noticias,  Frontpage

    London: the growing trend of hotels for the day, from as little as 3 hours

    London, the city that doesn’t sleep, or is that really true? In a fast paced city like London the trend for hotels for the day has grown in double in just under two years. It´s apparant people aren’t just seeking out new experiences such as a spa day, using a new gym, the swimming pool or sauna of a hotel, but also using hotels for the day for many other cases such as to take time out of the daily routine to enjoy a few hours in a hotel. Microstays have risen exponentially in London the last 2 years and we are here to unfold why. Last year Bogota, Colombia,…

  • Diseño,  Frontpage

    The coolest Low Cost Hotel in Madrid

    Hostal 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. A recommended spot to work, stay a few days or just hang out at the bar, lets check it out: Design It´s trendy contemporary design…

  • 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.…

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    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…