- hotel.de is finalist in the "Grand Prize for Medium-Sized Companies" competition.
- Foundation of the hotel.de subsidiary TravelRes Ltd. in London
- hotel.de is awarded the “German Start-up Prize 2006“ in the category “Newcomer“
- Dr. Heinz Raufer is “Entrepreneur of the Year 2006“ in the category “Start-Up“
- Technology Fast 50-Award: hotel.de among the first three fastest growing technology enterprises in Germany
- hotel.de is named finalist of “Großer Preis des Mittelstands“, an award for small and medium-sized companies