Avvio - Booking Engine

Ranked 3 (out of 114) in Booking Engine

Booking Engine

#knowyourguest - Personalized booking experience for every guest

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Certificate of Excellence
Read 282 reviews
95%
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98 out of 100
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Ranked #3 out of 114 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

Avvio have been pioneering innovation in hotel booking engine design and functionality since 2002. In 2017 Avvio created allora.ai, the world’s first AI booking engine, allora.ai. Created to exceed the ever-evolving needs of our customers and their guests, whilst delivering outstanding performance in direct revenue growth. allora.ai unlocks the power of data science and predictive personalizati...

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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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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:

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

282 Verified Avvio Reviews

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October 18, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Would recommend

Assistant Sales & Marketing Manager from Bed & Breakfast in Ennis (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Great ROI on digital marketing - Google Ads Easy to use website design - platform Very helpful helpdesk - ready to help - quick thinking

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Website design could look more like word press, making it even easier to use, edit and to create new pages.

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

October 14, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Great Client Support and Insights

Revenue Manager/Consultant from Resort in Little Battaleys (Barbados)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

The hands on a approach in dealing the client issues. Great customer service and training to ensure that your booking engine is at its optimum. Arlette was fantastic and her knowledge and expertise has ...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

They are doing very well in all areas and constantly upgrading their technology. I would recommend looking at a child range option for dynamic package option. Pricing for Breakfast plans and other meal op...

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

October 07, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: 10/10 Customer Service

Digital Marketing Excecutive from Bed & Breakfast in (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Having little to no experience working with marketing within the hospitality industry I found myself a little bit out of my depth when it came to understanding the workings of a Booking Engine. However, T...

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

The only things that I have had issues with to date is regarding uploading imagery into our gallery - however, this issue has been resolved by the customer service team at Avvio as soon as I brought it to...

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5
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5
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arrow review On Oct 07, 2021 Tom S. from Avvio replied:
 Thank you Fiachra for taking the time to leave such an amazing and detailed review of your experienc... 

October 05, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Bookings Bliss

Marketing Manager from Bed & Breakfast in (Ireland)

Recommend 9/10
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What do you like most?

We are delighted with Avvio on and offline. Wonderful to deal with and seamlessly operating online too. Thank you for helping us fill Ballymaloe House!

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Images - would love to be able to upload and amend images easier i.e. whatever size they would adjust to the right size and could easily be edited onsite. Just a thought!

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
4
Implementation
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arrow review On Oct 05, 2021 Amy B. from Avvio replied:
 Hi Helen, thank you for your review. We will continue to make improvements to the Avvio platform and... 

October 02, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Excellent

General Manager from Bed & Breakfast in Portlaoise (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

We find Amy in Avvio to be exceptional, the level of customer service and support is second to none. We have had so much support in building the content of our website and constant interaction.

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

We really dont feel anything needs to be improved. We are quite happy with the service at present and should improvements come down the line then all the better.

Customer Support
5
Ease of Use
5
Value for money
5
Implementation
5
arrow review On Oct 04, 2021 Amy B. from Avvio replied:
 Hi Daniel, thank you for such a lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time on letting u... 

October 01, 2021

Avvio - Booking Engine Review: Excellent Booking Engine

Brand Director from City Center in (Ireland)

Recommend 10/10
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What do you like most?

Having reviewed a lot of booking engines over the years we found that Avvio has the best conversion rate and is best in class

What do you dislike or think could be improved?

Not much... as Avvio seem to constantly innovate and improve their product .However on the digital marketing side I feel Avvio could be more proactive ..int

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arrow review On Oct 01, 2021 Rachel K. from Avvio replied:
 Thanks Dorothy for the 5 star review. We are thrilled to provide assistance and planning for the fut... 

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