Oravel is social marketplace for people to discover, and book private rooms, serviced apartments, boutique guest houses and all the other non-hotel places.
Oravel was founded in 2011 by 18 year old Ritesh Agarwal, who comes from a family business background of Infrastructure. The company joined VentureNursery’s acceleration program in July, 2012. Post funding, Manish Sinha of Gurgaon based Cinnamon Stays has joined Oravel as a co-founder. In April 2013, Ritesh Agarwal won “20 Under 20” Thiel Fellowship for 2013.