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About SweetInn

Sweet Inn is an international, fast-growing travel-tech startup that aims to disrupt the hospitality industry. Responding to a dire need of leisure and business travellers and backed by convincing statistics that one in three contemporary travelers say they prefer to stay in an apartment over a hotel, Sweet Inn is offering stylish apartments that are smartly located with the comfort and services until recently only associated with high-end hotels. Sweet Inn is developing its own proprietary technology to tackle its biggest operational hurdle – automating & optimizing task management, communications and resource allocation in order to achieve a seamless experience for the guests, who are spread throughout the cities in numerous locations.

Within just three years of  its launch, Sweet Inn is now operating in 10 prominent cities (Paris, London, Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Milan, Brussels, Lisbon, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem), offering guests 400 apartments, including 100 in Paris. The company plans to expand to Asia and the Americas in the near future.



  • Paul Besnainou


Founded: 2014

Offices: Israel, Paris, Luxemburg, Rome, Brussels, Barcelona, Lisbon

Additional Investors: BRM, Private investors

Qumra Board Member: Sivan Shamri Dahan, Erez Shachar

Top news

Sweet Inn appoints former onefinestay CEO Javier Cedillo-Espin as Chief Executive Officer

November 18, 2018

Sweet Inn, the next generation travel- tech startup today announced that founder Paul Besnainou has appointed industry veteran Javier Cedillo-Espin to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Besnainou will assume the role of Executive Chairman and key advisor to the CEO focusing on strategic partnerships.

Sweet Inn Partners with Fornova

July 17, 2018

Sweet Inn and Fornova have announced that they are teaming up, as Sweet Inn builds its own Revenue Management System (RMS), leveraging Distribution Intelligence from Fornova. Sweet Inn's newest digital crown, a data-driven software platform, will enable company to automatically optimize the pricing of its properties, as Fornova extends it Distribution Intelligence platform scan the rapidly growing vacation rental market.

Sweet Inn launches in London

July 8, 2018

Apartment provider Sweet Inn has officially launched in London, after opening 26 serviced apartments in the capital.

The apartments are in neighbourhoods including Mayfair, Lancaster Gate and Fitzrovia and are among 450 worldwide apartments recently added to the Sweet Inn network of short-term rental offerings.

Luxury Apartment Rental Site Sweet Inn Raises €20 Million

May 4, 2017

French-Israeli startup Sweet Inn, a luxury apartment booking site, has raised €20 million. The fundraising round was led by Israeli Qumra Capital...

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