Flipkart enters hotel bookings, aims to take on MakeMyTrip, Paytm Travel, others

Flipkart will also roll out a bevy of easy EMI options and budget-friendly travel and booking policies to attract customers ahead of the festive season.  (Photo: Reuters)

Homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart has forayed into the increasingly competitive online hotel bookings segment, more than a year after it acquired online travel aggregator (OTA) Cleartrip in a distress sale. The Walmart-owned company has launched ‘Flipkart Hotels’, an offering that will allow travelers to make bookings across 300,000 domestic and international hotel properties. This is … Read more