Holidu

Choose your Full-Service Channel Manager for Holidu to distribute your accommodations

In July 2014 Holidu was founded to make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. Soon after, the Holidu website was helping millions of travelers find their perfect vacation rental for the lowest price. The company has its headquarters in Munich and regional offices in the most attractive leisure destinations across Europe. In just a few years, they have secured their place in the top 5 booking platforms for vacation rentals, with more than 25 million visitors each month – trying to search and book their next vacation rental.

The go-to-market place to book rent-out or book your vacation rentals.

“NextPax has kept improving the technical integration towards what it is today. This long-standing relationship with them makes NextPax one of the most reliably high performing connectivity partners for Holidu.”

Stephen Thresh, Managing Director US, Holidu

Why choose NextPax as a Channel Manager to run your accommodations on Holidu?

Preferred Technology Partner

NextPax Travel Technology is offering full content management on the connection towards Holidu. Your pictures, descriptions, amenities and any related section related to Holidu’s content requirements can be shared from our system. Once you have your Holidu contract signed , we can fully build your accommodations automatically? Did you know we can build 40.000 accommodations and have those listed on Holidu within 5 minutes?

Instant Bookings including a payment solution

NextPax Travel Technology together with Holidu provide instant bookings including a guest payment solution. We have two options with Holidu to ensure you are able to capture the guest payments for their reservations. First, if you are PCI DSS compliant (meaning you are allowed to handle credit cards) or you work with one of our integrated payment gateways – we are able to onward distribute the traveller’s credit cards in a secure way. If you are not PCI DSS compliant or you don’t work with one of our selected payment gateways – you can still share a payment link directly with the guest to capture payments. Conversion on option A is of course a better option, and it’s a more safe and secure way of doing business in general.

Diverse Pricing Solutions

Through NextPax you are able to set a diverse range of pricing solutions for Holidu. We do operate on a Length of Stay model with Holidu, which enables you to set prices for any length of stay, any stay date and for each occupancy. Also we can let Holidu know which taxes or additional fees are payable on location of the property.

Characteristics of NextPax’s connection with Holidu

  • Trustworthy and reliable connection since 2016, realtime distribution of rates & availability
  • Acces priority support from the Holidu team, through commercial excellence teams and onboarding teams made available by them.
  • The ability to synchronize your account with us in just a few clicks.
  • Very quick integration. Easy channel to work with and easy to onboard on via NextPax.
  • Open to any type of inventory within the non-hotel accommodation market.
  • Very diverse pricing solutions available, including Length of Stay pricing, multiple policy options and long-stay rates available.
  • Provide on-site additional costs, such as local tourist tax or other costs payable at location.
  • Use your own branding and logo

Key Features of Holidu

Type
Description
Category
OTA
Geographic focus
Global
Segment
Hotels, Vacation Rentals, Holiday Parks, Resorts and alternative accommodations
Pricing Model
Commission based
Content Management
Full: Pictures, Amenities, Descriptions, Geographical Details, Property Details, Holidu Specific Details
Reservation Management
Bookings, Cancellations, Booking Status Retrieval
Pricing & Availability
Length of Stay Pricing, Availability up to 465 days
Extra Features
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Onboarding time
48 hours
Merchants of Records
Accommodation Owner
Payment Solutions to capture guest payments
Traveller Credit Cards, Payment Link

Why choose Holidu?

Global visibility

Miillions of users search and book their vacation rentals every month on Holidu. They operate in 21 markets through dedicated domains in 12 languages, so you can reach a very wide audience of travellers looking for vacation rentals specifically

Mobile first

Holidu sees mobile as the go-to-market strategy for the vacation rental industry. All Holidu’s products are therefore optimized with mobile as #1 device in mind.

Performace based model

Holidu operates on a performance based model only. They do not charge the accommodation partner any installation fees or setup costs. They only charge you when they actually deliver bookings and revenue. Holidu also does not charge commission over any additional costs – for example cleaning fees or electricity fees.

Direct communication with guests

Unlike others, Holidu really is supporting direct communication between property managers and guests. From the moment your guests book via Holidu, you can communicate with your guests the way you want, without having to login to an extra interface or use a login at all.

Support

Holidu Group offers state of the art sales, account management and onboarding support.Their team is ready to optimize and set you up for success.

Data analytics

Holidu Group is offering a Data Analytics Toolset to help accommodation owners to maximize their performance on Holidu in their Holidu Dashboard. Did you know the average length of stay on Holidu is 7 nights?

International

Holidu Group offers 24/7 global customer and traveller support in most languages and cultures of the world.

Promotion

As Holidu is also sourcing pricing and availability from AirBnB, Booking.com and other websites, with your direct advertisement you can promote your accommodation and brand as well on this website.

FAQ

We have two options with Holidu to ensure you are able to capture the guest payments for their reservations. First, if you are PCI DSS compliant (meaning you are allowed to handle credit cards) or you work with one of our integrated payment gateways – we are able to onward distribute the traveller’s credit cards in a secure way. If you are not PCI DSS compliant or you don’t work with one of our selected payment gateways – you can still share a payment link directly with the guest to capture payments. Conversion on option A is ofcourse way better, and it’s a more safe and secure way of doing business in general.

If you list your accommodations directly on Holidu it will enable you to push your brand to customers worldwide and you are allowed by Holidu to use your own terms and conditions. Also an important point is that Holidu will share the guest’s own contact details, and foster property managers to have their own conversations with their guests.

For each market they have customer support contact details for property managers and the larger partnerships will all have their designated account managers. Aside from that an entire helpdesk has been created with articles on every aspect Holidu cares for: holidu.com/help.

Once you have signed up on the Holidu Partner Portal and you agree to their terms & conditions we can easily onboard all your accommodations towards Holidu in just a few minutes.

Our NextPax channel management software allows you to build, manage and control an unlimited amount of accommodations at the same time from our system. We sync all the details of your accommodations over our connection with the Holidu Group. No more manual work to be done!

No, any reservation made to by a traveller with the Holidu Group is an instant booking and is real-time delivered to your system as such.

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