We Take Care of the Hosting

And leave you free to build your websites

Why Choose The Open Host?

We are long-term web developers -- we have been doing this for years.
We know what we're doing and we love it.

Free SSL

All of our hosting accounts come with a free SSL from Let's Encrypt. We also can sell you a commercial SSL if you prefer.

USA and Europe

We have both shared and VPS servers available in the USA and Europe.

Free Migration

We will migrate your site to our servers for you.

Automatic Daily Backups

We take backups very seriously and run them automatically every day. We don't play games with your data and we don't lose backups.

24/7 Support

Our Support Team responds to trouble tickets with 10 minutes maximum, any time of day or night. We never sleep and we're always here to help.

SSH Access

We allow ssh access and a git client (and more) is pre-installed for you.

PCI Compliance

Our servers are PCI compliant.

Open Source Hosting

We host packages like Laravel, Joomla, and Nextcloud. See a full list on our Open Source Packages page.

Shared and VPS

We have both Shared Hosting hosting and VPS Hosting hosting -- just pick the size right for you.



Joomla! is the mobile-ready and user-friendly CMS to build your website. Choose from thousands of features and designs. Joomla! is free and open source.
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An open source, self-hosted file sync & share app platform. It helps to Access & sync your files, contacts, calendars & bookmarks across all your devices from anywhere.
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Laravel is a free, open-source web application framework with expressive and elegant syntax. Laravel, "The PHP Framework For Web Artisans," is MVC at its best.
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If you need to host a static HTML site, you've come to the right place. We provide our platform and all elegant tools that will enhance your website experience.
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Barbara Donnini

"I am so grateful that we found The Open Host! Everything works seamlessly, and in the rare occasion something does go wrong (usually by my own error!), I know I can rely on The Open Host's support. They are the best!"


"As a web design firm with lots of experience working with hosting services, we've experienced our share of less-than-professional hosting companies. We highly recommend The Open Host, because the hosting service we recommend to our clients is a reflection of our company."

Ramona Goutiere

"First, *CiviHosting is the absolute best!* No hiccups or downtime that I'm aware of since our site officially went online last October. No email glitches. Just excellent, continuous, uninterrupted service. *THANK YOU!*"

100% Safe and Secure

Our site is protected by an SSL certificate and we provide free SSL certificates for all of our hosting clients as well.

Fully Managed For You

We handle all admin support for our servers, including all LAMP upgrades for you. Our servers have ssh access available, including a git client and drush and more, pre-installed. All accounts come with phpMyAdmin, FTP and a Control Panel with a File Manager and more...