HotelRunner, the pioneering hospitality and travel technologies platform, and B2B network, has earned its Preferred status with Airbnb once again.
The Preferred Software Partner Program by Airbnb was launched in 2018 to ensure hosts have a seamless connectivity experience with partners that offer fully integrated connectivity solutions. As one of the first technology platforms to offer two-way integration with Airbnb since 2018, HotelRunner is once again crowned with the Preferred Software Partner title. The designation highlights the quality and growth of HotelRunner, as Airbnb recognizes the software partners that meet and exceed the highest technical and performance benchmarks.
To be eligible for Preferred Partner status, Airbnb partners are rated on several criteria, including:
- The success rate in connecting to and communicating with the Airbnb APIs.
- The success rate in the overall measure of the type and number of connectivity features currently available.
- Feature adoption performance.
- Excellence in technicality.
- Ensuring that hosts connected have full access to Airbnb host management tools.
SaaS-enabled unified sales, operations, and distribution management platform HotelRunner underpins the world’s hospitality industry with its AI-driven solutions and worldwide market network.
HotelRunner’s Director of Demand Rıza Kaynak, commented on this recognition: “In response to the surging demand within the vacation rental industry, our strategic focus lies in delivering unparalleled host performance metrics to our esteemed partners. This affirmation underscores our commitment to delivering unwavering value and triumph, facilitated by seamless connectivity that drives substantial accomplishments and significant contributions.
Drawing from our strong 5-year partnership with Airbnb, we are leading the way for properties to achieve exceptional growth and reach new markets. Notably, our collaborative efforts have culminated in the creation of the HotelRunner Review Center, an AI-powered solution that allows hosts to manage their online reputation by viewing and replying to all their reviews in one place. We have the habit of delivering value for properties while connecting the industry together through our strategic partnerships.”
By connecting to Airbnb via HotelRunner, properties can save time and money while increasing their bookings and revenue with the platform’s cutting-edge technology and continuously developing new features.