Hostaway is a vacation rental software offering an all-in-one solution to property managers. The Hostaway software is built to be flexible, customizable, and grow as your business grows, and works to provide tools to automate and simplify marketing, sales, communication, operations, reporting and accounting.
Features include: Property management, communication, analytics & reporting, automation tools, marketing, channel manager, operations.
Pricing is not listed on their website. As every property manager is unique, Hostaway invites you to contact them for a demo and quote.
Built for property managers and vacation rental owners, Lodgify helps vacation rental professionals increase their occupancy and grow their income. The result of real-life short-term rental industry experience, the platform has been designed specifically for vacation rental professionals.
Features include: Property management, channel management, website builder, booking system, templates, integrations.
Lodgify offers four different plans to suit your needs – Lite, Starter, Professional and Ultimate. Each plan offers different services, and price points change based on whether you pay monthly, annually, or for two years upfront. For one rental property you can expect to pay:
- Lite - $0/month, but there is a 3.9% booking fee on every booking made through the platform.
- Starter - $12/month paid annually plus a 1.9% booking fee.
- Professional - This is their most popular plan and costs $32/month paid annually with a 0% booking fee.
- Ultimate - $48/month paid annually with a 0% booking fee.
Check out their website for more detailed pricing.
Established in 2014, Smoobu was developed by rental property managers who created the software to solve the problems they were experiencing. Even today, many of their iterations come about through direct feedback from users.
Smoobu has a helpful channel manager connecting users to third-party rental portals like Booking.com, Agoda, Airbnb, or Expedia. In addition, it also syncs data between these channels, casting off any worries about manual prices and double bookings.
Features include: Reservation system, booking system, channel manager, website, rates synchronization, availability calendar, guest communications
Smoobu offers a Basic plan and a Professional plan, both with no booking or setup fees. Prices vary depending on whether you pay monthly or annually upfront. Property managers who have one unit can expect to pay:
- $0 for the Basic plan
- $17.50/month for the Professional plan
- A free 14-day trial is available for the Professional plan.