About us


illustration of a hotel

Welcome to Bookalo, a brand of Tree Spread Ltd. Bookalo is the first travel technology service specifically tailored for small to mid-sized hospitality providers like hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts, vacation rentals and other lodging establishments. We act as a trusted third party that collects, holds and disburses funds according to traveler and host instructions. Created by a group with previous experience in tourism market and web development, Bookalo provides a suite of innovative products and services conceived to give the hospitality industry all the tools needed to effectively manage and promote their business.

Using Bookalo users and suppliers can establish a direct relationship: owners will be able to submit their best offer on a case by case basis, according to the customer demand. At the time of booking it will be possible to choose the preferred payment method (deposit, prepaid, postpaid). A deals page is also available on the site: it shows all the offers, directly bookable, introduced by properties owners.

Tree Spread Ltd

Vault 14, Level 2, Valletta Waterfront, Floriana, FRN 1914, Malta
Company Registration No. C40878 • VAT Number MT18970010

What's “Bookalo”

For those of you who are wondering what “Bookalo” means, here's the explanation. In short, Bookalo means “book that!“. For the grammatically inclined the long version follows. Bookalo is a bilingual neologism which join the English verb “to book“ with the Italian pronoun “lo“ (that). The English verb is used as if it were an Italian verb belonging to the first conjugation (bookare) in the affirmative imperative form (booka). To indicate its exhortative nature, the pronoun “lo“ was added – book that!