The Nomad Stays Model

What Do You Mean by 'Free Sale'?

What Do You Mean by 'Free Sale'? Free Sale refers to you allocating us a certain range and quantity of rooms to sell for a particular period, without us checking with you first. We are effectively 'free' to sell these rooms without asking first We use this 'Free Sale Quantity' to book your rooms up to the limit of what you allocate us. We don't overbook more than you've allocated to us as our system automatically reduces the quantity available after we take bookings. Every bookin...

Starting Your Partnership with Nomad Stays

Starting Your Partnership with Nomad Stays Partnering with travel agencies like Nomad Stays is a great way to expand your travel businesses reach around the world. Agency partnerships are an ongoing commitment that need constant management though. After the initial setup you will constantly be refining and upgrading your listings, packages and other information like wi-fi tests and new refurbishments you make. It Can Be Daunting Setting up initially can be a bit daunting if you're...

Important Things to Know About Partnering with Nomad Stays

Important Things to Know About Partnering with Nomad Stays All travel booking platforms are different. Even with lots of apartments we are not Airbnb. Even with lots of houses we are not VRBO/HomeAway. We have hotel rooms but are not Booking.com. Because digital nomads are not leisure travelers, Nomad Stays operate more along business travel lines. Here's some of the more important things to know about the Nomad Stays model. Typical Bookings 1. One (1) week is the smallest booki...

Can I Charge Resort Fees, Cleaning or Electricity Charges to Guests Separately?

Can I charge Resort Fees, Cleaning or Electricity charges to guests separately? No. Not if they're mandatory fees. To meet world wide standards the Net Fees must be total net costs inclusive of internet costs, adequate electricity, required Resort Fees, cleaning fees, city taxes, tourist traxes, VAT as well as other obligatory taxes and charges for a typical person or family. Optional Resort Fees, extra electricty or value-added services that guests may choose after they arrive are accepti...

Commission Free - How does it work?

Commission Free - How does it work? Unlike many, major leisure based Online Travel Agents (OTAs) Nomad Stays do not charge Stays a commission. Instead, we charge guests a Booking Fee to lock in your room and deal. So, we ask you for your wholesale or industry price, and we mark this up on the site to show the overall cost to the Member. Members pay us the booking fee when they book, and then pay you the accommodation fee when they check-in. (You can also ask them ahead of time for paymen...

Boutique or Commercial Management Model - Which to Choose?

Boutique or Commercial Management Model? Nomad Stays has 2 different methods of managing your availability for you to choose from. - Hotel style (Commercial) - Individual room style (Boutique) With Hotel Style there are 2 variations: - 'Free Sale' - where you allocate a certain number of rooms for us to sell without checking with you - Channel Manager - where we get your live availability directly from your Channel Manager software So, which should you choose? ...

How do I Contact You?

How do I contact you? Our Stay Partners should use our priority email innovate@nomadstays.com (mailto:innovate@nomadstays.com) or send us a Whatsapp message to +33 6 95 33 05 48 This is a corporate WhatsApp number our whole support team spread around the world can access. Please note it only handles limited message types like text and photos. Other attachments may not send properly.

Do you Integrate with Channel Managers, PMS and Res systems?

Do you integrate with Channel Managers, PMS & Reservation Systems Yes, some. We integrate in 2 ways with Channel Managers, as well as having our own extranet system: - iCal integration - API integration iCal iCal is a one-way pulling of your room availability from your Channel Manager, PMS, Res system, or other channels like Airbnb. iCal tends to be used by smaller Stays who manage each room individually. Each calendar in an iCal system is for a single room. We have a lis...

Do you have MFN clauses?

Do you have MFN clauses? No. We do not have Most Favored Nation (MFN) clauses. We do not force you to keep rates the same for all booking sites (price parity).