Google Hotel Search Results Drops Visit Website Button

Sep 16, 2021 - 7:31 am 0 by
Filed Under Google

Google Hotels

Google has dropped the "website" button in the Google hotel search listings. Previously, if you clicked on a hotel listing, the listing detail page would show a "website" button. That button would take you to the hotel's website landing page, to potentially book there.

But as of yesterday, the button seems to have gone missing. Maybe it is a bug, maybe by the time this story was published, the button returned? I hope so...

Update: This was a bug, more details below.

Here is what it looks like now:

click for full size

Lluc B. Penycate posted before and after screenshots of this on Twitter:

I do hope this is a bug, this is not a good thing for hotels.

Forum discussion at Twitter.

Note: This was pre-written and scheduled to be posted today, I am currently offline for Yom Kippur.

Update: This was a bug, Danny Sullivan of Google said so:


Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community


Search Video Recaps

Google Weekend Volatility, Google On Search Leak, Elizabeth Tucker Interview & Apple Intelligence - YouTube
Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles

Google Search Engine Optimization

Google: #s In Google Search Console Reports Are Unrelated To Canonicalization

Jun 18, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Maps

Google Maps Adds Edit & Post Button To Business Profile Listing

Jun 18, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google: Our Search Results Do Not Always Show Original Source

Jun 18, 2024 - 7:31 am
Bing SEO

Bing Webmaster Tools Clickthrough Rate Over 100%

Jun 18, 2024 - 7:21 am

Google Search Tests Black Sitelinks

Jun 18, 2024 - 7:11 am
Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 17, 2024

Jun 17, 2024 - 10:00 am
Previous Story: Google Aims To Make Search Help Documentation Clearer & Direct