Grace L. Suryani on January 30th, 2013

IWB Channel Manager Updates All Channels Instantly When You Receive Bookings Don’t spend hours updating multiple sites when you receive a reservation on, Expedia, HostelWorld, HostelBookers, BBPlanet, or others … Get IWB Channel Manager now. Not only can you manage your calendar on over 150 booking sites simultaneously, but now you don’t have to […]

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Grace L. Suryani on December 27th, 2011

If you use Instant World Booking’s excellent IWB Payments service, or are an affiliated hotel, take advantage of our most efficient payment option: Delivery by EFT Electronic Funds Transfer (ACH) Choosing this delivery option directs us to automatically deposit the funds to a specified bank account.   Receiving funds by EFT is free, and is relatively fast, although […]

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Grace L. Suryani on July 12th, 2010

Instant World Booking for Booking Engines, Payments, and Marketing You may already know that advertising your hotel, hostel, or B&B on our leading network of travel websites has no cost. After all, more traffic is better than less, right? However, you may not know that we are the only full-service reservation service that also offers […]

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Grace L. Suryani on October 1st, 2009

Every once in a while, we introduce a new service that is so revolutionary, we can’t wait to tell you about it. IWB Payments is one of those services. Why is it revolutionary? Because no other service provider offers it.In short, IWB Payments offers you the ability to accept credit cards from your guests for […]

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Luke M. Davis on May 17th, 2009

Instant World Booking is a recognized leader in credit card collection for hotels, hostels, and lodging worldwide, and offers the widest range of collection options with an integrated booking engine for hotel websites.  Because of this experience we get a lot questions from hotel managers on how to deal with difficult and unpleasant problems with […]

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Everyone knows how online booking works these days. A small deposit is collected from the guest at the time of confirmation. If you use one of the services that requires you to manually confirm bookings, contact your guests, and get deposit monies yourself, then your booking method is still in the stone ages. And believe […]

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1) Can you collect more than 10% deposit online, or as much as 100% of the entire reservation? 2) Are bookings confirmed automatically online, or is manual review or intervention required? 3) Do you have no-show and cancellation protection? 4) Can you avoid having to obtain your own costly merchant account, and having to contend […]

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