PlanetHoster Reviews and Expert Opinion

Based on 147 user reviews in 3 languages
9.8
SUPERB!

Customer score for PlanetHoster

  • Reliability
    9.8 / 10
  • Pricing
    9.7 / 10
  • User Friendly
    9.8 / 10
  • Support
    9.9 / 10
  • Features
    9.8 / 10

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Klaus Holtzmann
Montenegro
  • Reliability10
  • Pricing10
  • User Friendly10
  • Support10
  • Features10
10
NEW

Great service as always.

Service used: Cloud - Starter
I have been using Planethoster for a fair while and want to say they are worth your money.
I recently had an issue that was due to my setting something up incorrectly. Robert got back to me within an hour and had already fixed the problem. A very quick turn around; great service as always.
Manville Lesage
United States
  • Reliability10
  • Pricing10
  • User Friendly10
  • Support10
  • Features10
10
NEW

Really like the help from Planethoster.

Service used: Shared - HYBRID UNLIMITED
I really like the help from Planethoster, they are quick and responsive to the complaints and problems I have experienced so far, easy to difficult problems. Thank you and continue this best service. Note: for the future I suggest...Read More
Patrick Talon
United States
  • Reliability10
  • Pricing10
  • User Friendly10
  • Support10
  • Features10
10
NEW

I wish I could leave more than just five stars!

Service used: Shared - World Platform
Support at Planethoster is amazing. All of their agents are friendly, professional, and super fast to respond. It's like having your own support team in your company, couldn't be happier!
I would recommend their services to anyho...Read More
Stefan Kuster
United States
  • Reliability10
  • Pricing10
  • User Friendly10
  • Support10
  • Features10
10
NEW

Incredibly helpful and fast support team!

Service used: Shared - HYBRID MULTI
Incredibly helpful and fast support team! Every time I had an issue with the site the support on planethoster was prompt. They really do have professionals and it's very comforting to know that every time I have a problem with our...Read More
Christopher Barnes
United States
  • Reliability10
  • Pricing10
  • User Friendly10
  • Support10
  • Features10
10

Never I had any problem here.

Service used: Shared - HYBRID UNLIMITED
All perfect. Just he asked me 3 questions and was all. He was fast and all is perfect and working in my site and in my emails.
Very happy with this experience in this site. Thanks again for the help. Sure I´ll use this site for all my ones. Never I had any problem here.

Typical PlanetHoster Prices

Service Monthly Price Range
Shared Hosting £4.80 - £10.66 3 plans
Cloud Hosting £48.04 - £307.49 3 plans
The Services & Prices are taken from www.planethoster.com

PlanetHoster Expert Review 2019

Written by: Max Ostryzhko

PlanetHoster Rating

  • Reliability
    8.5 / 10
  • Pricing
    8 / 10
  • User Friendly
    9 / 10
  • Support
    8 / 10
  • Features
    7 / 10
8.1
Rated by Max Ostryzhko

Expert Overview

Web Hosting & More Since 2007

PlanetHoster has been in business since 2007 and they have grown quite well over that time.  This is thanks largely to their high quality hosting services that they offer to customers throughout North America and Europe.  They currently have over 40,000 customers serving more than 100,000 websites.

Their data centers are in Montreal, Canada and Paris, France.  In addition to web hosting they also offer domain name registration, SSL certificates and other general web services.

Uptime & Reliability

Quality Web Hosting

They don't offer any type of uptime guarantee that I was able to find, but their hardware is all very high end.  You'll also get solid state drives for most things, which adds significantly to your site's reliability. The data centers they operate from are all state-of-the-art and have multiple layers of redundancy built in to help avoid down time.  Of the people on social media and other places I looked I did not find any significant complaints about downtime either, which is a good sign.

Features

Simple Features

The features from this company are quite good, though the lists are very simple.  For advanced webmasters who know what they are looking for it takes a little too much digging around to find the details of each package.  Once you do get to them, however, they are quite reasonable.

The shared hosting starts at 60 gigs of disk space, unlimited bandwidth and unlimited domains.  They just list this one base package for shared hosting, which is somewhat odd.  For VPS solutions they offer all solid state drives, which is very nice.  They also have options for multiple CPU cores and unlimited bandwidth. Finally, their dedicated servers provide you with eight cores and 48 gigs of RAM.  You'll also get two SSD's and 2 SAS drives.

Support

Somewhat Limited Information

The tech support seems to be good from what I can tell, but they don't provide too much information about it on their website.  They provide a phone number and at least some hours of live chat, but that is all they say.  I didn't see any knowledge base or FAQ to learn more about hosting.  They also didn't provide details about where their support is located.

Pricing

Simple Pricing Structure

The pricing starts at just 6 Euro per month for the shared hosting package that they offer.  If you move to a VPS it starts at 44.99 Euro.  This is a fairly high end VPS so the price is fair for what you're getting. Finally, the dedicated servers start at 250 Euro per month.  Once again, this is for a very powerful machine so the price may be high but it is not unreasonable.   It would be nice if they offered more packages to give you more pricing options.

Summary

Good Quality Hosting Provider

Overall this is a good option for quality hosting.  You'll be happy with the level of service you get, their support is nice and they have a good reputation for quality hosting.

Pros:

  • Easy to Understand Options
  • Powerful Servers
  • Good Reputation

Cons:

  • Very Limited Package Options
  • No Uptime Guarantee

 

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PlanetHoster Prices, Plans & Features - 2019

Shared Hosting Plans

Plan Name Space Bandwidth Price Score
Unlimited Unlimited £4.80 9.9
60 GB Unlimited £7.10 10
Unlimited Unlimited £10.66 10

Cloud Hosting Plans

Plan Name Space RAM Bandwidth Price Score
60 GB 4 GB Unlimited £48.04 10
160 GB 8 GB Unlimited £115.31 9.8
480 GB 16 GB Unlimited £307.49 9.8
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Server Locations

Paris Montreal

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