“Who we are”

We are Stayzilla, India's largest online marketplace for “Stays”.
We constantly keep reinventing ourselves and through sheer dint of effort, service excellence and your continued patronage have reached our current leadership point. We have been around for a while, but our latest avatar with an expanded and renewed focus on the larger “Stay” landscape is less than 3 years old.

“What we do”

We serve a well-balanced diet comprising of all manner of “Stay” options to our customers. Our portfolio cuts across hotels, lodges, homestays, jungle lodges and every other kind of alternative accommodation category under the sky. Stayzilla is the one place on the web for making peaceful, thoughtful and delightful stay arrangements across India. The name exemplifies our giant reach to stays located in the remotest of zillas in our country. Backed by our desire to stay ahead of the pack, we offer a simple yet smart online service that will help you make stay reservations in a jiffy with a series of quick clicks.

“Why us, huh?”

Unlike our renowned competitors who perform a combination of airline/ train/ bus/ hotel reservations, we eat, sleep and breathe room bookings. Thanks to our laser-sharp focus, we're able to offer you the following...

Accommodation in any city: We offer you an unbelievable network of over 17,000 “Stays” across 1200+ cities with rooms ranging from Rs.250/ night to Rs.60, 000/ night

Reservations in 4 clicks: We don't want you to waste your precious time searching needless information. Our user interface has been built in such a way that you can make your choice asap.

Ultra safe transactions: Security is a word most treasured in the Stayzilla dictionary. We take utmost care and caution during every credit transaction. We make sure the booking is processed through at least a 128-bit SSL secured page. Moreover, at no point in time does your credit card number get stored on our servers!

Stayzilla Concierge: We've been in the travel business long enough to know the kind of glitches that might arise even if you have your trip all-planned out. That's why, Stayzilla Concierge ensures your entire lifecycle of events post the online booking phase are made as hassle free as possible.
Check-in dates and times changed? No problem, call us. Reaching location at 3 Am and need pick up transport? No problem, call us. Payment hassles at the stay location? No problem call us.
Even before you check-in, our executives will be burning the phone lines with your stay provider to ensure that there are no nasty surprises.

Dynamic deals: We pride ourselves on being able to offer our users the best of deals not just in terms of prices but in terms of the overall Stay experience. Stayzilla – Stay Assured

The Team

Yogendra Vasupal – Founder, Investor Relations & Overseer
Stayzilla is the brainchild of Yogendra Vasupal. Yogi, as he is referred to, dropped out of engineering to start a career at the age of 19 by undertaking freelancing projects to develop web-based applications and e-commerce portals. As his tryst with e-commerce grew deeper, he developed a vision to launch an e-commerce portal of his own. That vision grew into the inception of an online portal for hotel accommodations anywhere in India known as Stayzilla.

Rupal Surana – Operations
A software engineer by qualification, Rupal Surana worked in IT for a few months before stepping into the decision-making shoes at Stayzilla as the COO. She handles the day-to-day operations like customer service and payment processing. The founding years of our company saw her approach hotels across the country along with her team to persuade them to promote their property through Stayzilla which is a great achievement considering our low profile status during those initial years.

Sachit Singhi – Finance & Partner Relations
Sachit Singhi, Director- Partnerships takes care of Supplier Relations, Business Development (Marketing and partnerships on demand side - online portals, travel agents, Corporates etc) and Finance. A computer science engineer with an MBA degree from ICFAI B-school, Hyderabad, Sachit was working with the Tatas for 3 years with their corporate planning & Business Development Department team before he realized Stayzilla was his true calling

Vedanarayanan Vedantham – Head Of Marketing
A self-confessed serial start up addict, Veda (as he is called) was bitten by the start up bug almost 2 years ago and has ever since not looked back. Veda brings to the table a strong digital marketing, product management and consulting background having worked at cbazaar.com (another Chennai based startup), PayPal and Cognizant prior to Stayzilla. He also has a passion for writing having published 2 ebooks from the “Adventures of Prince Surya” fiction series and has a penchant for martial arts.

Padmasini Rengabashyam – Head Of Business Intelligence
Padma has rich experience in predictive analytics, business development, online marketing with leading organizations such as Citigroup, Standard Chartered, GE. In her most recent stint, she lead analytics in India at BizSciences. She holds an MBA from the Indian School of Business, in addition to a graduate degree in Economics, and a bachelor's degree in commerce from the University of Madras. Padma is an avid sportsperson, having represented Tamil Nadu in field hockey in her time at college.