Category Archives: upgrades

Booking extras now even better

Freetobook properties have always been able to offer their very own extras enabling customers to choose items that will make their stay special, whilst adding to to property’s revenue. We have now added the ability for you to define nightly … Continue reading

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Promo Codes upgraded for more direct bookings

Thousands of properties have already benefited from freetobook’s promo codes so we have made them even better. You can set up as many promo codes as you like to target more customer segments and drive up your direct bookings. Now … Continue reading

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Google HPA manager

Google Hotel Price Ads (HPA) News is out that freetobook are working on a connection which will enable accommodation providers to connect their availability to Google Hotel Price Ads. All customers using freetobook with nightly rates will be able to … Continue reading

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Visit Wales accommodation offer

Free connection to all Visit Wales websites There’s no charge from freetobook for connecting to all Visit Wales sites when you connect before the 31st Oct 2014 (normally £49+ VAT) *. Freetobook’s channel manager now updates visitwales.com, VisitMidWales, and North Wales Tourism all from your … Continue reading

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Reply to reviews for a 21% booking boost

Say something back to your customers TripAdvisor research* finds that accommodation owners that respond to their reviews benefit with more booking enquiries, they say 21% more likely. Ever been an ignored customer at a coffee bar or restaurant, seen but just … Continue reading

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HostelWorld Channel Manager connected

Freetobook channel manager keeps on growing with the new connection to HostelWorld you now get even more distribution. This is great news for Hostels, Bed and Breakfasts, Guest Houses and hotels using freetobook. (HostelWorld includes Hostels.com and also BedandBreakfastWorld.com) Hostels … Continue reading

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Multi Language booking increases your bookings

Direct bookings increase with multilingual bookings We are already seeing an increase in direct online bookings as a result of the new multilingual online booking process. Freetobook now has online booking in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian and Portuguese. (More … Continue reading

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FabPay – Payment Gateway for accommodation providers

Low cost pay as you go credit card payments At freetobook we have created a low cost, pay as you go credit card handling system for UK accommodation owners. FabPay offers full integration with your freetobook booking system, saving time … Continue reading

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Share your reviews online

Freetobook review sharing widget Isn’t it great to get fantastic reviews! You work so hard looking after your customers, naturally they give you fabulous feedback that influences potential future guests. To find your reviews in freetobook simply go to your … Continue reading

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Wonderful Widgets

Why your widget is so important to your business! A sports car may be beautifully styled, but if it can’t go anywhere it’s just… well, a sculpture. In the same way, no matter how good your website looks – and … Continue reading

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