Avvio - Booking Engine

Ranked 4 (out of 114) in Booking Engine

Booking Engine

We believe that through technology every hotel can have its direct website as its biggest single cha...

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95%
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Ranked #4 out of 114 in Booking Engine

Ease of Use
4.7/5
ROI
4.6/5
Implementation
4.7/5
Customer Support
4.8/5
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Avvio - Booking Engine Overview

Avvio - Booking Engine Overview

Our mission is the help you be more successful and more profitable by driving maximum bookings via your own direct website. We believe that through technology every hotel can have its direct website as its biggest single channel for attracting bookings. Four years ago Avvio created allora.ai, the worlds first ever AI powered hotel booking engine with the purpose of ensuring your hotels direct web...

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Founded in 2002 | Headquarters in Ireland | 86 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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Integrates with

  • Business Intelligence
  • Central Reservations Systems
  • Channel Managers
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What customers love about Avvio - Booking Engine

Like 95% 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:

Very pleased with the booking engine created by Avvio. Very user friendly experience for the customer. Avvio created a bespoke product for Golden Ireland which allows all hotels to integrate seamlessly.

by Geraldine McGlynn (Golden Ireland) on December 07, 2021

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Question:

What differentiates this product or service from the competition?

Answer:

Complete confidence in the booking engine which will not allow double bookings or any other issues. Great team at Avvio who are committed to making it work for their partners and are extremely helpful at all times.

by Geraldine McGlynn (Golden Ireland) on December 07, 2021

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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:

Be very specific about your requirements. Make sure website is designed for mobile in the first instance. Allow plenty of time for the project. Great opportunity to review many aspects of your business.

by Geraldine McGlynn (Golden Ireland) on December 07, 2021

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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 of America
  • Germany
  • Saint Lucia
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Turkey

324 Verified Avvio Reviews

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December 07, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Great Booking Engine

Group Assistant Reservations & Revenue Manager from Airport/ conference in Cork Airport Business Park (Ireland)

Recommend 9/10
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What do you like most?

- Easy to navigate and user friendly - Help desk option is fantastic guides you seamlessly through the process - Sell limits allowing easy management of number of rooms to sell on specific packages - ...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

I find the system is very intuitive so and easy to navigate there is nothing I can currently think of to improve

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
4
Implementation
4
arrow review On Dec 07, 2021 Richella R. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks again Denis. Really appreciate the review. Ricky 

December 06, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Proactive and shares new technology

Marketing Director from Other in (United Kingdom)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

understanding the customer, (the hotels) understanding the guest proactivity and sharing of new technology reaction to all our calls and requirements

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

We are very happy with the service we receive and when anything is not working for us the Avvio team are on the ball as quickly as possible to sort for us. important to know our guests, what they are loo...

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
4
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arrow review On Jun 09, 2020 Rebeca v. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you for your kind words! 

It's very important that we understand and support our customers. W... 

December 06, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Brilliant

Revenue from Other in (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Avvio knows business and what it takes to reach higher levels of success. Avvio creates efficiencies for your organization by taking your entire project from start to finish for faster results. Tom Shana...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Honestly, I can't see anywhere Avvio that needs improving, no matter what my questions are they are always answered with minutes by our Account Manger.

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5

December 04, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Startup no1

Dir from Bed & Breakfast in Inch Beach (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

I like their web design but as important their back up a phone call away . And a quick answer to our call

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

I dont really know because i have not had any problems and the one i had they sorted promptly. So all in all very happy.

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5

December 03, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Reliable and great communication

Revenue Manager from Serviced Apartment in (United Kingdom)

Recommend 9/10
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What do you like most?

Reliable and great communication from the team. Always open to development suggestions.

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Connections to PMS providers sometimes a challenge to find where an issue sits between the two.

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
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arrow review On Jun 09, 2020 Ronan B. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback, Our partnership allows us to continu... 

December 03, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Forward thinking team, excellent conversion

Director of Distribution and Supply from Serviced Apartment in (United Kingdom)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Very forward thinking team and functionality rich software, has always had a very positive impact on conversion.

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Back-end integration mapping options (but this is very niche, and a very minor use case if using AVVIO as a channel manager)

Customer Support
4
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
4
Implementation
4
arrow review On Jun 09, 2020 Rebeca v. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you for your 10/10 review. :) 

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