Expecting to sell distressed hotel inventory and fill a void for Australians looking for a last-minute getaway deal, the mobile-only app will enable customers to book rooms “with just a few taps”. “HotelQuickly avoids the complications of most travel websites and enables bookings with just a few taps, carefully curating the hotels it offers to show only the best deals in a given location each day,” the company said in a statement. According to HotelQuickly’s Sydney-based co-founder Christian Mischler, Australia was recognised as a “key market” to become a dominant player in the Asia-Pacific region. Get the full story at Travel Weekly UK