19 Aug 2020

What are the advantages of a booking engine?

The booking engine is a system that allows you to use your website as a direct sales channel.
This way you are guiding the customer and boosting sales without third-party intervention.

In the booking engine, the customer has access to all available rooms, prices, and complements for the search dates.

Implementing a booking engine becomes increasingly essential for the autonomy and profitability of the hotel as well as for the ease of communication of the services you offer to your potential guest.

The 10 main advantages of having an e-GDS booking engine:

• Responsive Design, fast, functional adapted to any device;
• Possibility to highlight promotions, packages, and last-minute rate plan;
• An incentive to upgrade and upselling, possibility for the customer to change the reservation according to their needs and available rooms. Also allows the customer to add extra products or services to their reservation;
• Possibility to integrate the online pre check-in system;
• Possibility to create exclusive promotions by country;
• Possibility of creating promotional codes;
• Possibility of integrating the reservation incentive system for exclusive customers;
• Intuitive and functional interface with different PMS's;
• Possibility of integrating different payment providers;
• Personalization and customization so that the booking engine is at the visual level an extension of the website.

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