One of the largest platform in India for verified home stays & alternate stays Stayzilla
, has seemingly lost in touch with its operations. Sources says that the CEO has announced a halt in the company’s functioning.
Stayzilla delivers finest services to its customers usually travelers & commuters in the form of different stay options including home stays, hotels, rentals, Guest-houses, jungle lodger and boat-houses. It used to deliver services in more than 55,000 stay options across 4,000 towns in India.
Maleficent in hosting home stay, the app has a special selective community feature that matches hosts & guests by their preferences and shared interests.
Their home stay partners includes MP, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Chattisgarh, Gujarat & Assam, runs in more than 170 homestays in these states. Sources in TechInAsia
said that their search for accommodation in various branches of the company like Ooty, Manali, Darjeeling, Shimla etc showed results of “sold out” properties and even their Facebook post hasn’t been updated since Feb 16th.
To this queries CEO Yogendra Vasupal said” I would like to announce today that we would be bringing to a halt the operations of Stayzilla in its current form, & looking to reboot it with a different business model. This has been one of the toughest decisions that I have taken so far but is the right thing to do”.
When a homestay owner of the company was contacted he showed no signs of dissolvement of the website but the rooms being available till march. “The site is in a mess” he refers to Stayzilla with much grief as a host unable to load his stock.