HouseTrip is one of Europe's largest holiday rental websites, with over 300,000 properties to choose from in thousands of destinations worldwide. HouseTrip makes it easy for guests and homeowners to find, book and list holiday rental properties securely online. Founded by husband and wife team Arnaud Bertrand and Junjun Chen, HouseTrip went live in January 2010 and has since seen over 6,000,000 nights booked. There are HouseTrip offices in the UK (London), Switzerland (Lausanne) and Portugal (Lisbon.) HouseTrip recently received $40 million in Series C funding led by Accel Partners with existing investors Balderton Capital and Index Ventures.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
79 (est)-2%
HouseTrip was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at HouseTrip

Arnaud Bertrand

Arnaud Bertrand

Founder & CEO, Chairman
Junjun Chen-Bertrand

Junjun Chen-Bertrand


HouseTrip Office Locations

HouseTrip has offices in London, Lausanne, Lisboa
London, GB
Lisboa, PT
Lausanne, CH

HouseTrip Metrics

HouseTrip Summary

Founding Date


Total Funding

$59.7 m

Latest funding size

$40 m

Time since last funding

over 4 years


We estimate that HouseTrip's latest funding round in October 2012 was $40 m. In total, HouseTrip has raised $59.7 m

HouseTrip Financials

We estimate that HouseTrip's revenue is £13.2 m in FY, 2013 which is a 15.1% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


£13.2 m£15.5 m£11.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of sales

£2 m£1.9 m£1.5 m

Gross profit

£11.2 m£13.6 m£9.7 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

£22 m£30 m£13.2 m

HouseTrip Online Presence

HouseTrip Company Life

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