Maximise your hotel bookings with one of these five web booking engines.
Incorporating web booking engines on hotel websites is becoming a must-have design feature for hoteliers stay competitive in the fast paced tourism industry. Following on from our article about the benefits of incorporating Online Booking Engines in Hotel Web Design, here are five feature-packed hotel online booking engines that can make a huge impact on increasing direct hotel bookings and improving your bottom line.
TheBookingButton is an online hotel booking system that provides your guests with an integrated two-click booking experience. The application can be customised with your branding such as logos and company colours and fonts to seamlessly match the application with your website design. TheBookingButton also integrates with Google Analytics and Adwords, allowing you to review all of your conversion data from a single place.
iHotellier (travel click)
iHotellier is a web-based, state-of-the-art central reservations system. Features of this next-generation web booking engine includes rate and inventory management, integrated email marketing and database marketing tools, property merchandising and flexible packaging and much more. You can view case studies on their website to learn more about how high-profile hotels have integrated the application on their website.
SynXis by Sabre Hospitality Solutions extends the reach of your ecommerce activities and gives you countless merchandising opportunities that result in a higher return on investment for your hotel. The web booking engine seamlessly integrates into both a traditional desktop site and a mobile website so you can have manage your rates, monitor your inventory and have more control over the conversion process.
Netroomz, a scalable web booking engine launched in Australia in 2004 is now used by hundreds of independent properties and hotel chains alike. It is fully adaptable to all sizes and styles of accommodation from 4-room B&B’s to 400-room hotels. Features of the ecommerce solution now includes Freeloader, a fully featured two-way channel manager, an intuitive rates and availability grid and complete flexibility of allotments and rates.
Open Hospitality is another of the real-time, customised and quality online web booking engines that can be completely integrated with your website. The booking engine manages all aspects of the transaction from capturing user data, online transaction fulfilment and detailed inventory management to administrative reporting. Features include dynamic packaging and shopping cart capabilities, room upgrade functionality and bid-a-room capabilities.
Online booking engines allow hoteliers to grow their business and improve direct hotel room sales. At Hotel Website Designers, we have proven experience in creating hotel website designs with fully integrated ecommerce solutions for high-profile clients located around the world. Contact us if you are looking to build a new hotel website and would like to know more about the best web booking engines we recommend.