Thanks to the ever-evolving Internet and the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, the way people discover and book travel has dramatically changed. Industry innovators, like Sabre, are developing new ways to serve travel agencies and its agents’ alternative accommodation choices and travel experiences.
Content Services for Lodging integrates multi-source, multi-representation of GDS and aggregator hotel content through a single display. The set of lodging APIs available on Sabre Dev Studio and Sabre Red 360, gives Sabre customers access to over a million property options and a more consistent shopping experience down on the room and rate level with new data normalization and capabilities like agency preferences. Aggregator sources include Booking.com, Expedia Partner Solutions, and Bedsonline, covering more than 90% of the world in lodging in addition to the current GDS supply.
Key Benefits Include:
Access more content
Shop and compare multiple sources of hotel content (GDS and aggregator) enabling more than 90% of the world’s properties.
Shop from almost 300 more attributes for more qualified results.
Increase revenue opportunity
Influence the display to prioritize rates and products in program and in policy.
Easy workflow integration
Better workflow integration into agency points of sale.
Modern look and feel
Improved shopping experience that displays richer content.
Quickly integrate your point of sale with stateless XML/JSON APIs, easier workflow integration and improved developer documentation using tools like Swagger.
Here’s how to get access to over a million property options with Content Services for Lodging:
- Check out Sabre Dev Studio for documentation, support and tools for integration
- Available via Sabre Red 360
- Sign aggregator agreement(s): Visit the Direct Reference System on Sabre Central to learn about aggregator content options and follow the agreement and credential process in order to access aggregator content within Content Services for Lodging
- Log on to Hotel Manager: After signing your aggregator agreement(s), enter your agency aggregator credential information into the Hotel Manager tool inside Sabre Red Workspace or Sabre Red 360. Upon completion of this step, the aggregator content will automatically be available inside your booking tool
If you have additional questions or to learn more about Sabre, please contact us.