As part of the partnership, OYO will list 8,000 of its hotels on Meituan in the first phase.

OYO enters into strategic partnership with Chinas Meituan
Atom Hospitality Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 18:14

OYO Hotels and Homes has announced a year-long strategic partnership with Meituan, which is China's leading e-commerce platform for services. In the first phase of the partnership, OYO’s China arm OYO Jiudian (Hotels) will list 8,000 of its standardized accommodations on Meituan Hotels platform. This will further assist OYO Hotels in driving consumer traffic, data operations, and brand promotion.

Meituan Hotels, as a comprehensive accommodation service platform, offers consumers with a wide range of hotel accommodation options ranging from high-end to mass market to family-run and small boutique hotels. 

“OYO Jiudian is fulfilling aspirations of millions of travellers by transforming the hospitality landscape and ensuring that great hospitality experiences are not only for the rich, but for everyone. We are proactively delivering on China’s focus on reforming the supply sector and are always open to partner with like-minded and customer-focused organizations that are contributing to the development of the travel and hospitality industry. Our partnership with Meituan is a reflection of our commitment to providing quality living spaces to consumers and creating higher value for small- and medium-sized standalone hotel owners across China,” Sam Shih, COO - OYO China said,

This partnership combines OYO Jiudian’s capacities with Meituan’s supplementary advantages in platform, open ecosystem, user base, traffic, and technological innovation. This will enable easy access to OYO’s accommodations across the Middle Kingdom to all of Meituan’s wide user base.

Guo Qing, Vice President - Meituan Group, General Manager of Meituan Hotel, Meituan Ticketing and Meituan Vacation, said, “We have held strong the principles of opening up and achieving mutual wins. We wish to work with various kinds of partners to harness technological innovation and provide well-rounded services that satisfies our customers, thus creating better living experiences to consumers and generating higher values and generating better revenue for hotel partners.”

OYO Jiudian is currently present across 337 cities in China, including Hangzhou, Xian, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Xiamen, and Kunming, among others with 500,000 rooms as a part of its chain in the country.

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