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January 2022

Airbnb Pet fee: is now supported and can be configured directly in Hostfully's fees and policies tab. Charge for your guest's fury friends! 🐢😻

Airbnb Short-term Cleaning fee: is now supported. This provides your more flexibility for offering a reduced cleaning fee for shorter stays 🧹

"From" price: on the direct booking site is now configurable. You have the option to remove it from the widget if you would like. Some PMs mentioned this price can be misleading so we provide the option to not display before dates are selected. πŸ’Έ

New template variable "Rent": has been added to templates. This is a great way to send the rent information to your owners without sending them the "total" amount which includes taxes and fees. πŸ’°

New template variable "Deposit Payment": has been added to templates. This is a great way to automatically tell the guest how much is due right now if you split payments. 🎈

Vrbo cancellation process: guests can now cancel their reservations from Vrbo and it will reflect in Hostfully. Previously, the cancellation process worked efficiently if the PM was initiating the cancellation, but not so much if the traveler submitted the cancellation. The cancellation process now works seamlessly from both sides (help article here). πŸ‘

Remotelock PIN length: is now customizable in length. We support anywhere between 4 and 8 digits. It's no longer required to be 6 digits. Find more info here! πŸ”’

December 2021

New integration: Akia is now live. The business messaging platform designed for Short Term Rental managers. By utilizing text-messaging as the main delivery channel, your property can create and distribute rich, highly engaging, informative guest experiences unavailable anywhere else. πŸ“±

New integration: Nightpricer is now live. Artificial intelligent pricing software for your short-term rental 🌌

Request to book: is now available for both Airbnb and Vrbo. You are no longer required to use instant book for these channels when using Hostfully. πŸ€©πŸŽ‰

Photo limits: have been increased. Hostfully now supports up to 99 photos per property. The prior max was 50 photos since Vrbo has a 50 photo limit. We have increased this as most channels support up to 99. If a channel supports less, the additional photos won't be sent so make sure to have your very best up front! πŸ“·

New integration: Hudson Creative Studio Integration is live. Let Hudson Creative Studio help you build a powerful direct booking website that's just right for you! 🌎

Parking amenities: have been updated for Airbnb to now offer 4 different types of parking instead of just 1. If you had the amenity "Free Parking" already checked before this release, it will stay checked and is now named, "Free parking (On premise). If you offer other types of parking, please update the amenities section for each property. πŸš™

  • Free Parking (On premise)

  • Free Parking (On street)

  • Paid Parking (Off premise)

  • Paid Parking (On premise

November 2021

Booking lead time: for was improved to provide more flexibility and standardization across the various channels. It now acts the same as Airbnb and Direct bookings. ⌚

Airbnb house manual: can now be modified from Hostfully. You can find this functionality at the bottom of the description tab for each property. If you enter any data in this text box and click save, it will override what you currently have in Airbnb. πŸ“

New amenities: have been added and the ability to create descriptions for more amenities is available. Please see the amenities tab for a complete list. πŸ•Ί

New integration: SUPERHOG is a top global digital trust platform for the vacation rental industry. 🐷

Triggers: have been updated to support more logic including ">= "operator for before stay starts on triggers. We've always had the "less than or equal to", but now we have the "more than or equal to" πŸŽ‡

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