| Our Story
ZEN is the first full service budget & mid range hospitality group in Southeast Asia.
Through a range of targeted technological and operational solutions, we help budget & mid range hotel & property owners to be more competitive: increase revenue, improve operations, reduce their cost base, improve guest satisfaction and in doing so increase the long-term value of their property.
By helping Southeast Asian hotels operate more efficiently and safely, ZEN contributes daily to democratizing travel in the region. Millions of travelers looking for value-for-money, safe accommodation stay at ZEN franchised or operated properties each year.
ZEN is proudly backed by leading institutional and strategic investors: the #1 Korean travel group Yanolja, a global leader in Hospitality technology and backed by Booking Holdings, as well as Rocket Internet (behind multi-billion companies such as Lazada).
| Helping improve the Southeast Asian Hotel Sector
ZEN Rooms is trusted by thousands of budget and mid-range hotel owners looking to increase the long-term value of their property. From property developers to family-run hotels, we help our partners increase the performance of their assets, reduce their cost base and gain a competitive edge against competitors.
Our expertise in operations, sales and marketing allows us to optimize the performance and sales of the properties we work with. Within three months, our partners consistently see a monthly net revenue (RevPAR) increase averaging 31%.
| Democratizing Access to Travel in Southeast Asia
By helping hotels across Southeast Asia to be more efficient and safer, ZEN proudly contributes to democratizing access to safe travel in the region. Millions of travelers looking for the best value-for-money stay at ZEN franchised or operated properties each year.
Our customer traveler base are millennials, young families and young business travelers looking for the best affordable rooms in Southeast Asia. ZEN Rooms can be booked on zenrooms.com as well as all leading Travel Agencies worldwide.
| How do we work?
Our Hotel Chain: ZEN Franchises and ZEN Operated Accommodation
Launched in 2015, ZEN is already the #1 hotel chain by room count in the Philippines and top 3 in Southeast Asia. Our focus on customer experience has allowed ZEN Rooms to be the best-rated economy hotel franchise in Southeast Asia since 2017 on Booking.com.
ZEN chain comprises of hundreds of both ZEN Operated and Franchised properties, all leading value-for-money in their neighbourhood. With 13,000+ rooms across 4 countries, ZEN is one of the fastest growing hotel chains in Southeast Asia.
ZEN Hospitality Solutions
ZEN Hospitality Solutions provides the ZEN Operating System to hotel owners and managers throughout Southeast Asia.
As a hotel operator and franchisor ourselves, we understand first hand the many pain points and daily complexities that hotel owners face when operating their properties.
We provide a range of targeted technological and operational solutions to help hotel owners perform better. Whether it’s linen rental or property management software, our ‘A la Carte’ approach is unique in the market. At affordable marketing-leading rates, we enable hotels to choose the exact services they require to optimize their performance with less effort and increase the long-term value of their property.