HotelRunner has been recognized as a “Preferred Software Partner” by Airbnb once again


Leading hospitality and travel technologies company, HotelRunner is recognized as a “Preferred Software Partner” by Airbnb due to the platform’s API quality, feature adoption, and host performance metrics that exceed the benchmarks. 

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. 

About HotelRunner

HotelRunner is a data-driven SaaS-enabled unified sales, operations, and distribution management platform and B2B network for accommodations, travel agencies, and payment providers. HotelRunner has thousands of accommodation and travel agency partners globally. HotelRunner is a Premier Connectivity Partner and Best Overall Performing Partner, Expedia Elite Connectivity Partner, Airbnb Software Partner, Agoda Innovative Supplier, Oracle, Hotelbeds, trivago, and Google Hotel Ads strategic partner.

For more about HotelRunner, visit the website.

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About Airbnb

Airbnb was born in 2007 when two Hosts welcomed three guests to their San Francisco home and has since grown to over 4 million Hosts who have welcomed more than 1 billion guest arrivals in almost every country across the globe. Every day, Hosts offer unique stays and experiences that make it possible for guests to connect with communities in a more authentic way.

For more about Airbnb, visit the website.

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HotelRunner is a cloud-based digital marketing and online sales management platform for hotels and travel agencies, helping them obtain a tailored and efficient online presence. HotelRunner, helps hotels and travel agencies to go online from offline while creating innovative sales channels via state of the art technologies and enabling users to achieve higher recognition in international markets, broader customer outreach, and higher profitability. Once connected, HotelRunner automates inventory distribution, maximizes direct channel revenues, and boosts profit margins. HotelRunner is the platform for online sales, management and digital marketing activities for hotels, daily rentals and travel agencies.