How to create a Hostaway Direct Reservation?
Direct Reservations are reservations that you create directly in Hostaway. Please take a look at this quick video on how to create a Hostaway direct reservation.
Create a Hostaway direct reservation from the calendar
- Go to your Hostaway Dashboard > Calendar > Monthly View
- Select the dates you would like for the reservation
- Fill in all the necessary information
Create a Hostaway direct reservation from the Reservation feature
- Go to your Hostaway Dashboard > Reservations
- Click on Add+ in the top right corner
- Add your guest details and click on "Save"
- You can add payment information > Scroll down to "Payment" or, once saved, send the Guest Portal to the guest so they can add a credit card
This way, you will block the dates as a direct booking, preventing others from booking that day on all of your channels.
Note: If this is a family member staying over or an owner, you can use the Owner Stay reservation status.
To create a Vrbo reservation, read this article.