Start-Up Chile Alumni: Glamping Hub Closes a New Round of Funding

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Unique luxury travel portal, Glamping Hub, has closed a new round of funding in 2016.

As of December 23, 2016, Glamping Hub (Start-Up Chile Seed Generation 6) has closed a new round of funding of $2.0 million. This recent round of funding was lead by Alma Mundi Ventures, and attracted investments by Howzat Partners, as well as executives and founders of some of the world’s leading travel portals including Booking.com, Trivago through Monkfish Equity, and Lastminute Group. The government of Andalucía, the southern autonomous community of Spain, is also a contributor to Glamping Hub’s latest round through its investment vehicle Fondo Jeremie Multiinstrumento.

The focus of this round is to consolidate international expansion and grow in new markets. Since launching its booking platform 2014, Glamping Hub’s revenue, new customers, and inventory, has had a three-figure growth year over year.

Glamping Hub Founder David Troya, is excited to be on top of this field and continue seeing great demand for unique accommodations in outdoor travel. “It is a great feeling to have this industry’s best founders and executives back your project,” says Troya.

Glamping Hub, launched in 2014, is the world’s first online booking platform offering luxury camping and alternative accommodations on all five continents. With more than 5,000 accommodations in over 100 countries, and a vast range of prices and amenities, Glamping Hub connects travelers with nature in a whole new way, providing truly one-of-a-kind, sustainable lodging and outdoor adventure in some of the most breathtaking landscapes on earth. 

Alma Mundi Innvierte Fund, FCRE is a venture capital fund focused on technology startups with “B2B” business models and A or B series (investments between 500K and 5M). The fund manager is Alma Mundi Ventures. Based in Madrid and with operations in Barcelona, London, and New York, the investing partners come from Palo Alto,New York, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Stockholm, Geneva, Barcelona, and Madrid. The founding team has further experience in Asia and Latin America. The fund also benefits from Club Mundi: top Spanish managers around the world, as well as foreign managers linked to Spain. Alma Mundi promotes Spain 3.0 supporting Spanish startups of all geography, and foreigners who locate their engineering resources and processes of added value in Spain.


For more informacion on Mundi Ventures visit: http://www.mundiventures.com The Jeremie Multiinstrumento Fund is a financial institution for small and medium enterprises (SME) in any business phase, from creation to expansion and consolidation, in any given sector. The investment period of the Fund finished on December 31, 2016, making the operation of Glamping Hub one of the 104 businesses carried out by a global value of 161 million Euros that were invested in Andalucia.

For more information, please visit glampinghub.com, or feel free to contact:

Head of Public Relations, Jessica Armstrong, at jessica@glampinghub.com, 415-404-6490

Co-Founder Ruben Martinez, rubenmartinez@glampinghub.com