KAYAK Renews Deal with TrustYou To Power Its Review Summaries

by September 14, 2015 5:01 am Press Releases

TrustYou Meta-ReviewsTM Help Millions of Travelers Make the Right Booking Decisions

New York, NY and Munich, Germany – September 14, 2015 –TrustYou, inventor of the Meta-ReviewTM has secured its place on KAYAK, the world’s leading travel search engine, with a renewed two-year deal. KAYAK, which searches hundreds of other travel sites to give people the information they need to make their travel plans, will now display TrustYou Meta-ReviewsTM in its hotel search. The partnership will continue to provide KAYAK users with verified review information and new brief summaries, so that travelers can easily, and confidently, choose the right hotel for the best price.

TrustYou Meta-Reviews on KAYAK

TrustYou Meta-Reviews on KAYAK

By integrating TrustYou Meta-Reviews, KAYAK displays an overall score for hotels, based on all verified reviews across the globe, scores for sentiment categories such as location, food, room, Wi-Fi, vibe, pool, value for money and many more, as well as and helpful to know summary sentences and travel review snippets, such as “comfortable beds” or “close to sightseeing.”

“Travelers want to feel confident that they are booking the right hotel for their needs, and trusted reviews breed this confidence. Because we have analyzed millions of reviews we can exactly tell the user that this hotel has the best pool or is the ranked romantic hotel in the city. This kind of information is crucial to quickly understand the essentials about any given hotel so that travelers can save time and book confidently,” says Benjamin Jost, CEO and Co-Founder of TrustYou.

“People rely on KAYAK to provide a complete view of their travel options,” said Steve Hafner, chief executive officer and co-founder, KAYAK. “TrustYou’s Meta-Reviews give us a helpful snapshot about hotels around the world.”

For more information about TrustYou’s Meta-Reviews, please contact Margaret Ady at margaret.ady@trustyou.net.


About TrustYou

TrustYou’s Mission is to positively influence travelers’ decisions. Reviews and user-generated content rank #1 in influencing travelers’ hotel selections and industry reputations. Digesting all of these opinions, however, is beyond any one person’s capacity. Each day things become more complicated because millions of new opinions in thousands of formats and dozens of languages enter the fray. TrustYou searches, analyzes and distills hundreds of millions of opinions scattered across this vast, fragmented market. Our products are extensively used by suppliers – hotels, accommodations, restaurants – to provide travelers with better services and enhanced offerings by monitoring, surveying and acting upon all worldwide guest feedback. Travel intermediaries – OTAs, meta-search, destination marketers – use TrustYou’s Meta-Reviews™ to help travelers purchase wisely. TrustYou’s Meta-Reviews™ are based solely on verified travel reviews. They do not include data from TripAdvisor.


KAYAK is the world’s leading travel search engine. KAYAK searches other travel sites and shows travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages.  The company’s website and apps also offer tools to help travelers plan and manage their trip, including price alerts, price forecasts and free itinerary management. Each year, KAYAK processes more than one billion searches for travel information and has local sites in more than 30 countries and 18 languages. KAYAK is an independently managed subsidiary of The Priceline Group.