Microsoft has announced its partnership with budget accommodation marketplace – WudStay. WudStay would make hotel bookings more accessible & convenient for its users on the Windows platform and the association would include both brands working together to bring exclusive offers & features to the WudStay app for consumers on the Windows platform.
Prafulla Mathur, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, WudStay said:
“We are extremely bullish on our partnership with Microsoft and are confident that this association will help us deliver great value to consumers on the Windows platform. I see great synergy between Microsoft and WudStay, two companies that are committed to the evolving needs of their consumers. We are excited about the cobranded initiatives that we have lined up for the next 12 months and are confident that they would play a big role in helping us reach more users.”
Harish Vaidyanathan, Director – Independent Software Vendor Programs, Microsoft India, said:
“At Microsoft, we are focused on delivering high-quality experiences across all products and services, for everything that matters in the lives of our consumers. Millions of Windows users in the country now have an opportunity to book a WudStay and enjoy additional discounts or purchase special packages on their Windows devices. This association adds great value to consumers on the Windows platform who love to travel.“
WudStay provides high quality accommodation across 35+ cities in India and is looking to reach 65 cities in the next 12 months. It aims to establish a high standard in quality across all its properties.
The app has been specially designed keeping in mind the needs of the Indian consumers. It allows the user to browse properties, book hotels and manage multiple reservations in no time. The app is available for download in Windows Phone Store and it doesn’t consume much battery, it is small in size & works great even on 2G networks.