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Avantio connects with German metasearch engine HomeToGo
Avantio is dedicated to offering our customers new ways of presenting their property portfolios to new client bases. Therefore it is with great pleasure that we completed the highly anticipated connection to HomeToGo, the world’s largest independent vacation rental metasearch engine. It allows users to quickly and easily search and compare listings from over 11 million offers in over 200 destinations from more than 250 providers.
HomeToGo’s top sales markets are in Western Europe and North America and the destinations of interest to HomeToGo clients include Beach holidays and Rural escapes. It is the largest meta-search for vacation rentals: their global inventory of more than 11 million objects is available through 17 fully localized websites.
They have a dedicated integration team which takes care of partners of any size: Throughout the whole process you get personal and professional support via email and phone.
With a complete technical solution, which includes advanced features wish lists and smart filtering to aid customer property searches, their users can search for their ideal vacation rental by sorting according to their individual needs, which include preferred destination, travel dates, budget and amenities. It is available both through web and app: on both platforms they focus on inventory, usability and search result quality. HomeToGo provides a cutting-edge user interface, which means that their visitors can quickly find their perfect vacation rentals. They provide dozens of amenity filters like fireplace, family-friendlyness, pool and a feature which is essential for many, wifi availability.
HomeToGo now connected to Avantio Channel Manager
Here is what long-term partners say about HomeToGo:
“HomeToGo is partner of the highest quality, who is able to deliver big volumes and with whom it’s always a pleasure to work – reactivity, expertise and professionalism are always present.”
CaseVacanza / Feries
“We’ve been collaborating with HomeToGo for a while now and we are positively impressed by their ability to drive traffic to our website. Since the very beginning it has been a great collaboration and we’ve seen improvements on a monthly basis. Both companies are alined in reaching our goals and look forward to continue the partnership.”
“At HomeToGo a highly motivated and experienced team is working using industry leading technology. This is reflected in the outstanding booking results and an equally beneficial, professional and cooperative partnership”
HomeToGo is included in the packages of the Channel Manager (from Standard Package upwards) as an ‘Included Channel’.
- If you do not already have a connection to HomeToGo, go to your Channel Manager tab within the Vacation Rental Management System (VRMS), click ‘+Add Channel’ and then ‘Connect’ under the HomeToGo logo. Full information regarding HomeToGo and instructions on how to connect are given there.
- If you do not have a Channel Manager package, please contact your account manager to discuss your options.
If you have any difficulties or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.