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  Topic: Any recommendations for promoting Holiday Home?
croatian_villa

Replies: 1
Views: 1251

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:39 pm   Subject: Any recommendations for promoting Holiday Home?
Hi,
Currently I am promoting a vacation rental house on several sites including Booking, Airbnb, Homeaway, Tripavisor (The normal). Since homeaway stopped the opportunity of promoting the property th ...
  Topic: Holiday Villa or Apartment Website Service
croatian_villa

Replies: 0
Views: 7491

PostForum: Owner-to-Owner   Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:16 pm   Subject: Holiday Villa or Apartment Website Service
Hi,
If anyone would like to build a holiday rental website for their villa/apartment please feel free to get in touch. I can send you an example of a mobile friendly holiday home website with links t ...
  Topic: CROATIA
croatian_villa

Replies: 8
Views: 17073

PostForum: Rest of World   Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:07 pm   Subject: CROATIA
Hi there. I also rent out a house in Croatia in Dalmatia near Split.
Happy to collaborate and swap ideas. Interested to hear how you increase bookings. Any strategies? I list on multiple sites and al ...
  Topic: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
croatian_villa

Replies: 20
Views: 4552

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2016 12:11 pm   Subject: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
Unfortunately I did not feel comfortable with this one so cancelled. Thanks for the feedback! Then they start responding to my emails telling me how disgraceful this is. I've had enough stress with th ...
  Topic: Booking errors and double bookings
croatian_villa

Replies: 34
Views: 7253

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2016 12:09 pm   Subject: Booking errors and double bookings
I've never double booked so far.

I keep a master spreadsheet for each year with all confirmed bookings that I update regardless of where the holiday was booked.

I also keep a directory structure ...
  Topic: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
croatian_villa

Replies: 20
Views: 4552

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 12:03 pm   Subject: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
Thanks Nemo
I think as I've already given deadline of friday to return this Ill stop chasing now. I wont follow up to mention the cancellation to stir the honey pot but will just cancel on Friday ev ...
  Topic: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
croatian_villa

Replies: 20
Views: 4552

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 11:26 am   Subject: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
Thank you. I guess I can state this in my follow up email.

Do you think I should explicitly state I will cancel booking if this is not agreed or just cancel the booking at the end of the week if th ...
  Topic: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
croatian_villa

Replies: 20
Views: 4552

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 11:09 am   Subject: Guest Refusing to Sign Rental Agreement
Hi there. I have the first guest that is refusing to sign a rental agreement following a booking via a holiday home website.

First they will not put down a deposit. Spoke at length to me on the pho ...
  Topic: Confidence and the UK Referendum.
croatian_villa

Replies: 8
Views: 2321

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 10:29 pm   Subject: Confidence and the UK Referendum.
As always it appears to be Nordic countries (primarily Denmark) with the highest bookings, followed by Germans then English.
  Topic: Comparing results from listings in HL, TA, FK & HA
croatian_villa

Replies: 23
Views: 3890

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:08 pm   Subject: Comparing results from listings in HL, TA, FK & HA
HA since January - 21 Enquiries and 5 Bookings
HL since January - 0 Enquiries and 0 Bookings

Not having much luck with HL. Also cancelled free FlipKey trial due to lack of pageviews.
  Topic: HomeAway - Reservation Manager
croatian_villa

Replies: 51
Views: 7641

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:04 pm   Subject: HomeAway - Reservation Manager
I've set this up but still state that I prefer to be paid by bank transfer. This is just in case there is a guest who for whatever reason would feel safer paying by credit card. It opens the door to a ...
  Topic: HL pay their owners 2 days after the arrival of the clients
croatian_villa

Replies: 27
Views: 3040

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:56 am   Subject: HL pay their owners 2 days after the arrival of the clients
You don't need to use their payment system. I'd rather be in control.

I dont use them anymore but you can process payments yourself.
I only accept bank transfers.
  Topic: Flipkey Automated Payments
croatian_villa

Replies: 10
Views: 2259

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:02 am   Subject: Flipkey Automated Payments
You don't have to use the rental listings payment system. Payment to the owner after the guest has checked in doesn't work for me. I prefer to be in control.

I prefer bank transfers personally.
  Topic: Dom.wf - I dont know how but my property is listed here
croatian_villa

Replies: 1
Views: 614

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:40 pm   Subject: Dom.wf - I dont know how but my property is listed here
It seems that my property is listed on Dom.wf

I have no idea how but there is a website in russian promoting my property with a few pictures and I have just received an enquiry.

Im pretty sure t ...
  Topic: Problems with French Guests & Bank Transfers to UK Banks
croatian_villa

Replies: 5
Views: 1318

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Tue Jan 22, 2013 1:17 pm   Subject: Problems with French Guests & Bank Transfers to UK Banks
Thank you. I will update my T&C's accordingly so that guests are advised they will incur these charges.
 
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