HomeAway, VRBO & More
RDP has a direct interface with HomeAway, which provides
rates and availability by unit number to HomeAway and
their partners, including VRBO and 15 international
sites in France, Brazil, Australia, Germany, UK, Canada,
Mexico, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Denmark,
Sweden, Finland and Norway.
RDP's interface works with both the Advertising Model
and the "Pay-Per-Booking" model from HomeAway.
With the Advertising model RDP sends all content to
HomeAway, and bookings can then be made on RDP's
commission Free Internet Reservation Module. The
flow of events is:
- After Installation of the RDP
HomeAway interface, you can enter all the content about
each of your rental units into the RDP system, including
all pictures and descriptive information required by
- The RDP interface sends the content to Home Away
automatically, along with Rates and Availability.
- The guest uses Home Away, VRBO, or one of the 15+
affiliated sites to search for Vacation Rentals, which
displays your properties, including rates, availability,
and all the pictures and descriptions
- In the "Advertising" model, the guest is sent
from the HomeAway site directly to RDP's IRM Booking
Engine, which stores the reservation immediately in your
database without commissions.
- In the "pay-per-reservation" model, HomeAway (or
their affiliated site) collects all the reservation
information. They then send the Reservation to the
RDP interface, and it is automatically loaded into your
- You have 24 hours to approve or disapprove of a
The Home Away/VRBO interface can greatly increase
the distribution of your rental units and your revenue.
Reservation Distribution Channels - GDS / OTA Interfaces
|The RDP reservation system is designed to provide true last room
availability from a variety of channels simultaneously as
illustrated by the diagram below.
For more information click on
any box below or
All Reservation Channels
For more information call Rita Gale at Resort Data Processing at 970-845-1143