- Acquired by 9flats
- April 7, 2009
- Anthony Lipschitz
- Vacation Rentals, Hotels, Peer-to-Peer, Travel, Curated Web
- iStopOver is an online peer-to-peer travel marketplace for finding home accommodation as an alternative to paying hotel rates.
iStopOver is an online peer-to-peer travel marketplace for short-term direct rental of excess capacity in homes. iStopOver caters specifically to direct rental of space from one person to another.
Guests (Travelers) use iStopOver to find accommodation in someone's home as an alternative to paying high hotel rates. Usually priced well below average hotel rooms it gives you the opportunity to "live like a local."
The site ensures that all communication takes place between the Host and the Guest online adding a huge trust factor to all parties. The site also has a secure online payment system, user profiles and reviews section.
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119 Spadina Rd
Toronto, M5V 2L1
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