Frequently asked questions
What is Bookster for?
Taking payments and managing bookings for your holiday rental business.
How do I take guest payments?
Setting up Stripe, Opayo or PayPal is easy.
Other payment providers are also supported.
Will I get charged a commission on bookings?
Taking bookings on your own website, or adding manually: No fees.
Taking bookings via the API direct connections in the channel manager: Additional fees. Please see our pricing page.
Taking bookings via the iCal channel manager: No fees.
How will I know when I receive a booking?
Bookster will send you an email.
Can I use my logo on the confirmation emails and booking screens?
You can also add your branding to our template websites.
Can I share availability with other services?
Bookster availability can be read by a range of marketing channels.
Can I set seasonal rates?
Yes - you can set low, mid, high, and peak season pricing.
Can I cancel at any time?
Is there a free version?
Try Bookster for free by registering here.
How do I include Bookster on my website?
- a simple link; or
- an availability calendar widget
- a multi property search engine
Learn more about adding Bookster to your website
I don't have a website, can I still use Bookster?
Can you build my website?
Check out our website page.
Is Bookster available in multiple languages?
Not officially - but our software is designed to work well with tools like Google Translate.
Is Bookster PCI DSS Compliant?
As part of being PCI compliant, Security Metrics scan Bookster regularly.
Who makes Bookster?
Bookster is made by the folk at Tribalogic in Edinburgh, Scotland.