5 Types of Vacation Rental Marketing Software to Grow Your Business

If you’re serious about marketing your vacation rental, using software can do a lot to help. There are several types of software you can use to market, manage, and grow your vacation rental business. In this post, we outline each type of vacation rental marketing software, and include some recommended software options you can check Read more

Lodgify vs. OwnerRez – Side-by-Side Comparison of Vacation Rental Management Software

Lodgify and OwnerRez are two of the most popular vacation rental management software platforms. In this post, we’re comparing Lodgify vs OwnerRez to help you decide which one to use for your vacation rental business. We’ll look at their pricing, features, and customer support reviews, and give our recommendations. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, Read more

An Overview of Tokeet – Features, Pricing, & Reviews

In our never-ending pursuit of the best vacation rental software, we’ve put together this overview of Tokeet—a vacation rental management software platform that has a wide range of features (and mixed reviews). In this post, we’re taking a look at the main Tokeet features, their pricing structure, and an overview of their customer reviews. We’ll Read more

Your Porter App Overview – Features, Pricing, and Our Review

Your Porter App is a vacation rental management software platform, complete with a channel manager, website builder, and other convenient features for an affordable price. In this post, we’re going over the pricing, features, and our overall Your Porter App review, so you can decide if it’s the right solution for your business. Disclosure: This Read more

Wheelhouse Pricing Tool Review – Features, Costs, and Our Recommendation

If you’ve been looking into Airbnb pricing tools, you may have come across Wheelhouse. It’s an up-and-coming vacation rental pricing software platform that allows you to easily optimize your pricing and maximize profits. In this post, we’re taking a closer look at Wheelhouse to help you decide if it’s a good fit for your business. Read more

The Best Airbnb Pricing Tools in 2021 – Maximize Profits with Automated, Dynamic Pricing

One of the easiest ways to maximize your vacation rental profits is to optimize your pricing. In this post, we’ve reviewed the top 3 dynamic pricing tools to help you choose the best one for your business. Though often referred to as Airbnb dynamic pricing tools, these tools can also optimize and automate your pricing Read more

An Overview of Lodgify – Features, Pricing, & Our Review

Lodgify is a vacation rental management software best known for its direct booking website builder. With Lodgify, you can easily create your own website to take direct bookings, and sync those bookings with other channels like Airbnb and Vrbo. In this post, we’re going over the main features, pricing plans, and our overall Lodgify review, Read more

The Best Vacation Rental Software in 2021 – Manage & Grow Your Business

In the last several years, there’s been an explosion of vacation rental software platforms, designed to save you time and stress, and maximize your profits. This post is a running list of the best vacation rental software we’ve found, organized by category to help you find what you’re looking for. You might even find something Read more

Top 5 Guesty Alternatives for Vacation Rental Property Managers

Guesty is one of the biggest names in the vacation rental management software industry. They claim to provide an end-to-end solution, and have a laundry list of features designed for vacation rental property managers. But Guesty’s percentage-based pricing is not for everyone (and can be quite expensive), and some customers have said they’re a ‘Jack Read more

Top 7 Best Vacation Rental Channel Managers in 2021 (Comparisons & Reviews)

As a property manager or Airbnb host, you can simplify your life by using a vacation rental channel manager. But with so many options, how do you know which one’s best for your business? We’ve created this overview of the best vacation rental channel managers to help you decide. After hours of research, reading hundreds Read more

How to Build Your Own Direct Booking Website in 2021

A website can be one of the most valuable marketing assets in your vacation rental business. And the good news is that you can create a direct booking website in just a few clicks. There are several different ways to build a direct booking website, so we’ve created this guide with information and examples to Read more

How to Use Lodgify & Squarespace to Create a Direct Booking Website

Squarespace is the website builder of choice for many because of their beautiful templates and intuitive website builder features. But if you want to create a direct booking website for your vacation rental, you’ll need to integrate a third-party booking engine like Lodgify. Combining the vacation rental management features of Lodgify with a Squarespace website Read more

The Best Vacation Rental WordPress Themes (For Direct Bookings)

If you’re looking for a vacation rental WordPress theme (and plugins) that can handle direct bookings, you have a few different options. In this post, we’re featuring the vacation rental themes and plugins from MotoPress and Homey, which we recommend for most clients who want to create a direct booking website on WordPress. Disclosure: Some Read more

OwnerRez Overview – Features, Pricing, and Our Review

OwnerRez is a vacation rental software company that has been quietly growing a very committed user base over the last several years. This is largely thanks to their advanced automation features, customizable and inexpensive pricing, and their friendly and responsive customer support. Features like their Quickbooks integration or their Property Management feature (where you can Read more

Top 5 Best Vacation Rental Website Builders

As the vacation rental market becomes more and more competitive, having your own website is an excellent way for your properties to stand out online. A direct booking website can also increase your profit margins (by removing booking fees from the equation), and give you independence from OTAs like Airbnb and VRBO. Fortunately, it’s never Read more