THE FUTURE IS OPEN
Hotel distribution the way it should be. We’ve rebuilt the travel industry’s tech stack to enable a new way for hotels and room sellers to do business.
Nobody should get between hotels and room sellers
Impala makes it fast and easy for hotels and room sellers to work together. Our platform and API is opening new markets, attracting new guests and growing businesses - without the need for slow and expensive channel managers.
One powerful platform
Impala breaks down the barriers and lets travel flourish the way it was meant to.
Build direct relationships with no third parties in the way
Make contracting fast and easy
Simplify payments and payouts
Join fast - whether you’re a hotel or room seller
Better for Room sellers
Build a business that stands out. With Impala you can quickly source the inventory you want, differentiate with deals unique to you, and use our tech to create bespoke guest booking experiences. Getting started is easy:
Sign up to our room seller dashboard
Choose your hotel inventory
Start testing in our sandbox and access your API key immediately
Complete your integration and start selling
Better for Hotels
Get started effortlessly, no developer needed. Manage bookings in one simple dashboard. See where your bookings are coming from, so you can attract more of the guests that work for you - and focus on giving them a great stay. Here’s how it works:
Speak to an Impala specialist to sign up
We add your rates, availability and content - there’s nothing you need to do
Start taking bookings within 48h
Impala and room sellers manage guest support
Negotiate with room sellers and develop your strategy
Travel tech for the future
Impala’s product makes integration a breeze. Our tools make it easy for commercial teams at hotels and room sellers to build their businesses together.
Get going fast
Our modern API technology is simple and quick to build with.
With you at every step
Our clear API documentation includes step-by-step guides and examples.
Test drive the future
Use our free sandbox environment to get familiar with Impala.
Easy for your teams
Intuitive user dashboards empower hotels and room sellers to connect.
A New World of Travel
With Impala, even the smallest travel agent can reach out to the biggest hotel chain. Even the most niche tour operator can find their ideal partner hotel. See how we’re helping innovators like you build a new direction for travel.
Welcome to Open Distribution, travel booking reimagined
We think it’s time to put a name to our solution and share it with the global travel community.
Building a better travel business with Open Distribution
We spoke to Impala’s Co-founder and Head of Strategic Sales Charlie Cowley about what Open Distribution means for room sellers.
How Open Distribution is giving power back to hotels
Impala's VP of Supply Robin Clifford discusses future planning, customer insight and more hotels have to gain from a new trend in distribution.