According to a recent survey conducted by Booking.com, almost half (47%) of global travelers want technology to evolve faster to help them improve their travel experience. Moreover, when it comes to specific innovations, again almost half of travelers (47%) are excited about the possibility of new services, such as keyless access to accommodation, becoming a trend in 2019. The BookingSuite App Store offers personalized recommendations for Booking.com partner accommodation, which include products and services designed to enhance the in-house user experience, including software solutions for communicating with guests, selling additional services and promotional offers, and options for online guest registration. The BookingSuite App Store is currently available to Booking.com partners and software solution providers for the tourism sector in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. During 2019, the BookingSuite App Store will be launched in more countries in Europe, Asia, Oceania and the Americas. Booking.com has announced the launch of a new BookingSuite App Store, which presents carefully selected software solutions from leading software companies in the tourism sector, through which Booking.com partners or renters can find relevant software solutions for their accommodation facility to facilitate and accelerate their business. . ECOBNB – ENVIRONMENTAL PLATFORM FULLY DEDICATED TO STAYING IN AUTHENTIC ECO-FRIENDLY FACILITIES, FROM NOW IN CROATIA Despite this growing interest, among small and medium-sized hotels that currently apply technological solutions in their facility, only 27% use technological solutions related to guest experiences during their stay, and only 11% offer the possibility to enter the facility without a key. It was only a matter of time before Booking.com would learn more strongly and much more deeply into the whole story, without dwelling only on the service or role of the booking portal. Certainly, Booking.com, as one of the leading digital accommodation booking platforms in the world and a leader in digital technology, will offer among the best software solutions through its new platform, thus using its media power and large network of partners. For those solutions that are within the BookingSuite App Store, this is great news because it will certainly have a great competitive advantage over the competition. Technology and tourism have always gone hand in hand, and as technology develops rapidly, so is tourism among the first industries to implement them. It was Booking.com that introduced a new technological solution, a move that boldly entered the technology applications sector for the tourism sector, and which certainly falls into the category game changer in the tourism sector. For more information, Booking.com partners can visit App Store section on the BookingSuite page. RELATED NEWS: JOIN THE ECO DOMUS ECO FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION CERTIFICATION PROGRAM 5TH FAMILY ACCOMMODATION FORUM (FOS) ANNOUNCED “Our overall goal at Booking.com is to make the entire travel experience, whether you are an accommodation provider or a traveler, as simple and intuitive as possible. As with all products we have developed through BookingSuite, the main purpose of the App Store is to make it easier for partners to quickly find and implement software solutions ideal for their facility to easily manage, optimize and ultimately grow their online business. In short, we take care of the technology side so that they can dedicate themselves to the guests and provide an unforgettable user experience. ” pointed out Pepijn Rijvers, senior vice president at Booking.com. On the other hand, the BookingSuite App Store will eventually position itself as the Apple App Store, which revolutionized and totally changed the entire industry, and thus take precedence over software solutions in the tourism sector.