HomeToGo, a Berlin, Germany-based search engine for holiday rentals, raised €6m in Series A funding.
The round was led by DN capital, and Acton Capital Partners.
The company, which had previously raised €2m from various angel investors, intends to use the funds for international expansion”, including a planned U.S. launch.
Founded in 2014 by Patrick Andrä, Wolfgang Heigl and Nils Regge, HomeToGo simplifies the way people find and book a holiday rentals via a search engine that allows them to instantly compare rentals from over 150 travel websites including Homeaway, Booking.com, Flipkey, Casamundo, Wimdu and Novasol.
It features smart filtering, which allows users to find their ideal holiday rental by sorting according to their preferred destination, travel dates, budget and amenities. There are additional useful tools such as a filter for finding pet-friendly rentals or for holiday homes with a pool.
In the last weeks, the company HomeToGo has expanded to the U.K. and Spain, joining existing dedicated sites for Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland, and Austria.