RentalCloudHoliday Rental Platform
RentalCloud is a holiday rental booking portal, very similar to the concept of booking.com, homeaway.com and alike. The cutting edge advantage of RentalCloud is that bookings are done directly between property owner and the traveler and there are no commissions involved or charged by the platform. The application leverages direct communication between the traveler and the property owner and works on subscription plans for all levels.
1. Look and functionality:
We have used a high level WordPress theme and have customized it to a great extent both for the look and functionality. The homepage has been completely customized as per client’s liking for a polished look. Video loops have been used for better user engagement rate.
The website offers subscription plans for both property owners and travellers. Property owners can list their properties for a small monthly or annual subscription cost and enjoy unlimited rental bookings directly with the Travellers without any commissions charged.
Stripe has been used as a payment gateway for subscription plans. Invoicing is being managed by Xero platform.
3. Live chat integration
Livechat has been integrated for direct communication between customer support and traveller/guests/property owners for their immediate queries.
Promo codes, slab discounts, 6 months free trial etc on subscription plans for various levels have been integrated in the application.
5. Website Feed
CSV feed has been developed for the website using which rental properties in bulk can be uploaded to the website saving ample amount of time.
The client was very particular for the overall look of the website to be very effective and to be successful in conveying the USP of the platform.
Various mock ups were provide to the client and finally he chose one.
The website and the application has been launched and is now in the marketing and promotion phase.