US: Integrated technology and solutions provider TravelNet Solutions has announced a partner integration with VacayHome Connect, a connectivity and full-service distribution partner for the rental industry.
TravelNet, which is the parent company for ResortsandLodges.com and TRACK Hospitality Software, is partnering with the latter to allow vacation rental managers using TRACK for property management to distribute their rental inventory through a number of leading booking channels.
VacayHome Connect claims to be the leading service distribution partner for the vacation rental industry, by enhancing the online presence and increasing bookings for professionally-managed vacation homes, resorts and serviced apartments via prominent distribution channels such as HomeAway, VRBO, Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia, TripAdvisor, CTrip and exclusive membership and loyalty channels.
The company’s platform, which is integrated with Streamline Vacation Rental Software, provides a multi-billion dollar, instantly bookable inventory for millions of travellers around the world.
TravelNet Solutions CEO Ryan Bailey said: “In order to be competitive in the vacation rental management space, you need to have your rentals listed in the top rental directories. We’re excited to give TRACK users the ability to distribute their rentals on leading rental sites like HomeAway, VRBO, and Airbnb, as well as top OTAs like Expedia, Orbitz and Booking.com.
“We identified VacayHome Connect as a great partner to help deliver these distribution solutions for our TRACK users, and we’re excited to see the impact it has on the way they run their businesses,” added Bailey.
Meanwhile, VacayHome Connect CEO Sunil Aluvila said: “We are delighted to partner with TRACK, a leading vacation rental property management system provider. The integration will enable TRACK clients to reach consumers across all of VacayHome Connect’s distribution channels which include the world’s largest online travel sites such as Airbnb, Booking.com Holdings, Expedia Group, HomeAway/VRBO, and TripAdvisor Rentals as well as exclusive Membership/Loyalty programmes.
“VacayHome Connect’s full-service distribution solution includes full content and reservation delivery integration with TRACK, optimising content and merchandising properties on each distribution channel, financial settlement, guest inquiry and support services, and more,” added Aluvila.
TravelNet Solutions claims to be a leading provider of integrated e-commerce, technology and marketing solutions to over two thousand hotels, resorts, vacation rental managers and alternative lodging companies.
In addition, it aims to deliver a broad range of products including managed digital marketing services and e-commerce solutions, including CRM, PMS, CRS and Cloud Contact Centre.