makes it easy to pay with PayPal


PHUKET, Thailand – is pleased to announce today that it is now accepting PayPal as a fast, secure payment method for its customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. customers will be able to use PayPal when making hotel bookings in any of the eight languages available on the website. With a PayPal account, they can pay for hotel stays through an express checkout process without disclosing any private or financial information.

According to founder and chief executive officer, Blair Speers, adding PayPal is an extremely important moment in strengthening the company’s development as a privately-owned and fully-independent business.

“We are all delighted to deliver and fulfil one of our customer’s key needs. We have heard their feedback asking us to add PayPal as an option, and at we listen and execute according to our customer’s needs. This is our corporate culture.

“Everyone at will tell you that we share the same basic tenet; we firmly believe in constantly improving the customer experience in every possible way.

“The strength of’s common belief is engrained in our brand statement: Real People, Real Service, Real Choice. This is who we are and what we do. Most importantly, this is what we deliver,” Mr. Speers, added.

“We’re delighted that, a leading international online travel information and hotel reservations website, is now offering its customers the ability to pay with PayPal just in time for the year-end holiday travel season,” said Elias Ghanem, general manager of PayPal Southeast Asia and India. “With 87 million active PayPal accounts worldwide, consumers around the world prefer to pay with PayPal because of its safety and simplicity, and now they have a new way to get amazing hotel deals for business and leisure travel from”

ABOUT HOTELTRAVEL.COM provides the inside track for the best value online hotel deals. Its brand statement, “Real Service, Real People, Real Choice,” is the keystone of the company’s customer centric business culture and its core value. has set the global standard for worldwide hotel bookings since 1999, constantly updating its multi-lingual website published in eight languages: English, Chinese, Japanese, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Korean. Its 24-hour service center is staffed by highly-trained professional native speakers in each language, guaranteeing only the very best customer experience with each hotel booking. is proud to remain privately owned and operated, employing over 300 staff in its offices in Thailand, Malaysia, and China.


PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online. The service allows members to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, debit cards, and credit cards in various markets. With more than 87 million active accounts in 190 markets and 24 currencies around the world, PayPal is an eBay company and enables global e-commerce. The company’s open payment platform, PayPal X, allows developers to build innovative payment applications on multiple platforms and devices. More information about the company can be found at .

PayPal is headquartered in San Jose, California, and its international headquarters is located in Singapore.