Avvio - Booking Engine

Ranked 4th (out of 91) in Booking Engine

Booking Engine

#knowyourguest - Personalized booking experience for every guest

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Certificate of Excellence
Read 255 reviews
94%
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98 out of 100
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Ranked #4 out of 91 in Booking Engine

Ease of Use
4.6/5
ROI
4.5/5
Implementation
4.6/5
Customer support
4.8/5
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Avvio - Booking Engine Overview

Avvio - Booking Engine Overview

In 2017 Avvio launched allora.ai, the world’s first hotel booking platform powered by artificial intelligence. allora.ai creates a personalized booking experience for every guest throughout their online journey, driving brand engagement and unparalleled guest acquisition on the direct channel. As of January 2021, allora.ai has nurtured over 400m direct guest journeys across hundreds of indep...

About Avvio View website

Founded in 2002 | Headquarters in Ireland | 75 employees

Since being founded in 2002, Avvio has consistently broken new ground with cutting-edge technologies that enable hotels to drive considerable growth in direct b...

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  • Revenue Management Systems
  • Property Management Systems
  • Direct Booking Tools
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What customers love about Avvio - Booking Engine

Like 94% recommend

Managing Director from Boutique

The reporting aspect of this software, insights, enables us to continually analyse all elements of our direct booking traffic, that coupled with Avvio digital marketing team helping us continually develop the strategy an...

Front Office Manager from Other

Very intuitive, great ui and support always on hand. Dermot keogh has always been very thorough, joe and Barry always answer my query in a non technical way.

Marketer from Boutique

Avvio offer strong booking engine software and I've been impressed with how they seek to improve in an ongoing basis through their Allora AI program. They bring strong digital expertise to the table as well, specifically...

General Manager from Other

Avvio understands the hotel business. They deliver impactful website design and functionality along with a full suite of marketing tools that deliver cost effective ways of increasing our leads and conversions. We hav...

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Expert Q&A and Partner Recommendations

Question:

What does this product or service do well?

Answer:

Avvio is a great company to work with - we have a number of mutual clients and our systems work seamlessly together. Their booking engine is easy to use and easy to navigate. We have worked together for many years and have built a positive and long-lasting relationship with the team.

by Liz Daly (Rate Wise) on December 08, 2020

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Question:

What differentiates this product or service from the competition?

Answer:

The team at Avvio are very progressive and always willing to adapt and change - feedback from clients is readily taken on board. This makes them very easy to work with and we are very happy to recommend them.

by Liz Daly (Rate Wise) on December 08, 2020

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Question:

Based on your experience with this product or service, if you could give one piece of advice to a hotelier considering this product or service, what would it be?

Answer:

The Avvio Booking Engine is very easy to use and navigate. We are happy to recommend them.

by Liz Daly (Rate Wise) on December 08, 2020

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Features

  • Mobile Optimized/Responsive
  • Wedding & Corporate Booking Modules
  • Tariffs
  • Room types
  • A.I. optimization
  • Urgency messaging
  • Pooled inventory
  • Automated reporting
  • Pre-stay emails
  • Post-stay emails
  • Automated reviews
  • Flat, Floating and Discounted Rates
  • Booking Abandonment Recapture
  • Price Comparison
  • Multi-room and Multi-rate plan booking
  • Loyalty program integration
  • Multi-currency
  • Multi-lingual
  • Special offers & discounts
  • Gift Vouchers
  • ADA Compliant
  • PCI Compliance
  • Website Integration
  • PCI-DDS Compliant Payments
  • Multi-room Bookings
  • Social Media Integration/Bookings
  • Alternative Accommodation Recommendations (when no availability)
  • Room Substitutions

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References & testimonials

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Avvio has been fundamental in helping us excel our direct online business at Great National Hotels. Avvio’s full online marketing services, including PPC and SEO management, web designs and reports,...
Shona Cleary Head of Digital at the Great National Hotels and Resorts, UK & Ireland
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Avvio grew our direct bookings by €1 million within their first 12 months of partnering with us. They are the clear leaders in making hotels more competitive online.”
Patrick Coyle CEO at the Windward Management, Europe

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Active Markets

MARKETS SERVED
  • South America
  • Middle East
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Africa
VERIFIED MARKETS
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Germany
  • Saint Lucia
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Turkey

255 Verified Avvio Reviews

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Jul 22, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Great Product & Service

Front Office Manager from Boutique in Upper Slaughter (United Kingdom)

Recommend 9/10
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What do you like most?

- User-friendly booking engine, both for us as a hotel team and our guests. - Innovative: improvements and new features are regularly being added - Clear and easy to understand reporting - Easy to mon...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Enabling more than one rate to be booked in a single multi-night reservation. Guests are only able to book multiple nights on the same rate code at present.

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
4
Implementation
4
arrow review On Sep 28, 2020 Michael D. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you for your feedback. We are always looking at ways to improve and I will make sure that feed... 

Jul 21, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: A partner that drives our online presence and our room revenues

General Manager from City Center in Galway (Ireland)

Recommend 9/10
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What do you like most?

Avvio's progressive and proactive approach to our digital marketing strategy and spends is exemplary. Our KPI's continuously exceed industry norms. When we ask about trying something new they are respon...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

As we revert to what will be more normal trading conditions, I personally would like more time on our monthly calls to further understand the trends in our business so that we continue to direct the spend...

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5
arrow review On Jul 23, 2021 Rachel K. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks so much for your 5* review Patrick.  

We look forward to our continued partnership with a co... 

Jul 17, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Avvio, They are at the top of the Game

Deputy General Manager from Boutique in (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

The Website is very well put together. The team have a great understanding of the Market. They are always available to assist our needs

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

We had some minor issues in the past but they were on our side with regards to to turnover of staff. No issues with the current team.

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
4.5
arrow review On Nov 09, 2020 Tom S. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks John for your 5*review on Avvio - delighted you are happy with the service and we look forwar... 

Jul 16, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Always at the end of the phone

Group Sales and Marketing Director from Other in Malahide (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

What i really enjoy about working with Avvio is they are so eager to help, I feel like i can pick up the phone or drop an email any time and no qustion is too big or small. All of our hotels find their sy...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

My only suggestion is reporting on SEO, which I am working on with our Account Manager. I can confidently say i know they will work with me to find a solution

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5
arrow review On Jul 19, 2021 Rachel K. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks so much for your 5* review Marie. 

We look forward to our continued partnership with a consi... 

Jul 15, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Excellent Results & Great Tech Support

Marketing Manager from Other in Connemara (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Working with our account manager, we are constantly reviewing and optimizing our digital infrastructure to ensure our hotel is consistently putting the right products in front of potential customers at th...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

The service is very good, possibly an area to improve might be more functionality in the backend of the website editor, maybe the client can choose the modules to be editable?

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5
arrow review On Jul 16, 2021 Tom S. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you very much for leaving your 5* review, delighted that you have a positive experience of wor... 

Jul 14, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Avvio

Sales & Marketing Manager from City Center in Galway (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Avvio have been very supportive during very challenging year. The drive and determination to keep going and doing everything possible to capture as much business as possible. Marketing and Booking engine...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

More insight into social media ways of advertising, as social media. Everything is a great service and support nothing major to be improved.

Customer support
5
Ease of Use
4.5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5
arrow review On Jul 15, 2021 Rachel K. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks so much for your 5* review Caroline.  

We look forward to our continued partnership with a c... 

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