Changelog

Changelog

Bookolo is getting better all the time, here are the latest improvements

September 2022

New features

  • Connection with Gooogle Hotel Ads 

  • Connection with channel manager SiteMinder 

  • Connection with channel manager RateGain 

  • Significant optimization and new functions in Voucher Shop module 

Improvements

  • Optimization of connection to channel manager D-edge 

  • Optimization of settings and displaing of restrictions in Booking Engine 
  • Updates in sales promotion tools - upselling banners 

April 2022

New features

  • Upgrade of Bookolo Booking Engine frontend
  • Connection of Bookolo Channel Manager to OTA Amazing Places 
  • Extention of sleeping options for children 
  • Update for room type and meal options in package reservation

Improvements

  • Improved booking process for multiple-room reservations 
  • Offer of extra services for each room in the reservation process 
  • Extension of upselling tools - reporting the last available rooms "flame"
  • Optimization of connection to HotelTime - PULL mode with the option for automatic generation of DPP 
  • Optimization for price and availability setup in the administration 

December 2021

New features

  • Bookolo Channel Manager - extension of the function for setting different percentage increase for selected OTAs 
  • Packages - option for setting discounts on packages for selected seasons 
  • Function for automatic cancelation of unpaid orders in Voucher Shop
  • New supported payment gateway CardPay
  • Darkmode option for Bookolo frontend  

Improvements

  • Optimization of the Online check-in module
  • Optimizing the implementation of payment gateways 
  • Optimization of Lauryn's LBIS/4G PMS connection
  • Analitycs extension for Voucher Shop 

September 2021

New features

  • Bookolo Channel Manager - function for closing individual OTAs in selected dates 
  • new and more efficient server for the Bookolo system
  • extension of Online Check-in service for Bookolo Channel Manager 

Improvements

  • highlighting the field for entering the promo code or voucher 
  • implementation of the get payment status for payment gateways 
  • upselling emails - the possibility of custom setting of sending time
  • possibility to apply the voucher at all hotels in the chain 
  • optimization of wellness module - export of reservations, extension of filtering options
  • optimization of registration into the Booking Engine




April 2021

New features

  • connection to PMS LAURYN - Spa and rehabilitation software LBIS/4G
  • extension of Bookolo Channel Manager by OTA Termino (Slevomat.cz, Zľavomat.sk)
  • developed support for more payment gateways
  • new function for shared capacity of wellness services in the Wellness & Spa module
  • new function for extending the validity of vouchers and their application in the booking engine

Improvements

  • conversion tracking optimization
  • optimization of connection to PMS HotelTime
  • Bookolo channel manager optimization

December 2020

New features

  • payment pairing function
  • connection to partner OTA Trevor
  • autopilot not only for revenue management
  • possibility to export purchased vouchers to Excel and PDF
  • possibility of anonymizing client data after voucher purchase
  • possibility to set the calculation of the most suitable price

Improvements

  • extension of filtration of purchased vouchers
  • the possibility of offering a physical voucher format with the option to define and choose the transport method
  • Bookolo extranet optimization
  • improvement of Channel Manager options - possibility to send prices to OTAs in the Occupancy Based Pricing or Standard Pricing module
  • extension of the Bookolo Wiki by a precise specification of the offered modules and products
  • optimization of dynamic calendar in booking engine
  • improvement of options to offer private rates (after registration/login, by assignment to a group, via a link)
  • extension of supported language mutations

September 2020

New features

  • wellness module for reservation of spa and wellness services
  • automatization of communication at the launch of Bookolo modules
  • online check-in 
  • module for WiFi landing page set up after connecting to a hotel WiFi network
  • option to set up advance payments for reservations
  • price settings based on the number of nights/ days in a week (f.e. price drops for one night by percentage)
  • new promo web Bookolohotel.eu for testing 
  • advancement of the voucher system and opportunity for the sale of goods and vouchers
  • extension of support for other payment gateways
  • availability calendars reflect prices for packages and rates based on selection
  • connection to PMS MemberPro
  • advancement of API HotelTime and transmitting payment information
  • establishment of Kiosk API HotelTime





Improvements

  • Ux/Ui adjustments in the administration of the hotel settings section -System Settings
  • extension and optimization of Bookolo Wiki knowledge base



April 2020

New features

  • auto-cancellation  - option to set an automatic cancellation of reservations in case of non-payment in the given time-frame (only for payments via the payment gateway)

Improvements

Vouche shop

  • new voucher templates
  • discount on voucher
  • the option to set the currency in which you want to sell vouchers
  • new menu display
  • 3 price modules (open price, fixed price and price per room in the package)
  • set expiry date

December 2019

New features

  • option to set payment methods for each rate and package separately
  • setting the amount of local tax (included / not included in the price of accommodation)

Improvements

  • the possibility of setting package prices according to the length of stay for each season separately
  • getting more information through statistics which provide even more data
  • new package view with photo gallery and room description

September 2019

New features

  • new features for promotional codes (one-time, registered, permanent, limited to a room, length of stay, etc.)
  • automatically sent questionnaires for guest reviews with the possibility of inserting them on the web

Improvements

  • clear display of prices, rates and packages with the possibility of filtering