From Collision to Convergence – a Manifesto

The trend for hotels to embrace home rentals rather than “out-managing” property managers is undeniable. Marriott found out that 27% of their 133M loyalty members are also looking to travel with vacation rental accommodation. Recognising the gap in their portfolio, they grew their Homes and Villas from pilot to global launch within a year.


We take over a quaint village within Barcelona with majestic views from the mountains to the sea. 500 C-levels, 600m2 tent and 20+ exhibitors…

« On the other hand, in the VR world, a new trend is taking over urban cities with the Hotel 2.0 property management companies – essentially vacation rental companies operating largely like a hotel, supplementing the rental homes with everything you would expect from a hotel. The bar is being raised and traditional vacation rental companies need to step-up and follow. »


Trip Circus will help foster the conversion around the synergies between the short-term rental and hotel industry in order to redefine a future where we can collaborate – from the exchange of services to activity sharing to overbooking management and everything in between.

Three educational tracks, all-day food trucks, cocktail party, DJ party, numbered networking tables…

Travel visionaries now have a place, a forum, to gather, inspire, and

We will intelligently mix:

Hotels - Chains and successful boutiques
Short-Term Rentals - leisure and urban
Serviced Apartments - established and up-coming


C-Level Attendees


Educational Tracks




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