Hostelworld Group Overview

  • Founded
  • 1999
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 235
  • Stock Symbol
  • HSW
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 4
  • Share Price
  • $0.87
  • (As of Monday Closing)

Hostelworld Group General Information


Hostelworld Group PLC is a hostel focused online booking platform. The company focuses on hostels and maintains a global hostel database and also other forms of budget accommodation available internationally. It has developed and promoted hostelworld brand. The company operates through single unit which provides software and data processing services that facilitate hostel, hotel and other accommodation worldwide. The hostel booking platform operates in nineteen different languages.It has markets across Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and Oceania. The firm derives majority of its revenue from Europe.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Web Reservations International
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • One Central Park
  • Leopardstown
  • Dublin 18
  • Ireland
+353 (01) 000 0000
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Hostelworld Group Stock Performance

(As of Monday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$0.87 $0.91 $0.83 - $1.66 $105M 116M 221K -$0.53

Hostelworld Group Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Jun-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018
EV 161,666 97,410 133,254 217,888
Revenue 7,416 17,514 90,308 96,868
EBITDA (42,036) (41,252) 19,116 23,702
Net Income (60,957) (55,693) 9,397 6,716
Total Assets 153,549 148,335 166,086 171,436
Total Debt 35,301 6,714 4,807 0
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Hostelworld Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Hostelworld Group Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Caroline Sherry Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member
John O'Donnell Chief Technology Officer
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Hostelworld Group Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000000 000000 Hostelworld Group Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
0000000 000000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
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Hostelworld Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Hostelworld Group Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 (000000) 01-Jul-2019 000000000 000 Business/Productivity Software
0000000000000 27-Aug-2013 0000000000 00000 Application Software 0000000 0
000.000 01-May-2007 0000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
WorldRes 07-Mar-2005 Buyout/LBO Application Software
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Hostelworld Group Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
0000000000000.000 Application Software London, United Kingdom 0000
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Hostelworld Group Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 07-Mar-2005 0000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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