Display Options

Your property description pages may have several other buttons or elements that you can choose to display or hide. These elements can include the property rates table, availability calendar, guest reviews, and more.

This article will go over your property page Display Options and demonstrate how to adjust display settings.

Overview

To view the selected property's description page display settings, go to Owners & Homes and select Display Options from the panel on the left.

Availability Calendar

The Availability Calendar is a graphical representation of your properties availability.

If you would like to display the availability calendar on your properties description page, be sure to check box next to Show availability calendar

If you want to hide the calendar from view, uncheck the box.

Availability Calendar

Month Rows & Columns

The Availability Calendar will display as a series of months arranged in columns and rows.

You can choose how many columns and rows you would like to display, and ultimately the total number of months, by selecting the desired values next to Number of month rows to display and Number of month columns to display.

Calendar Seen from Website

From the above example, you can see that the the Availability Calendar is enabled and is set to display 3 month columns and 3 month rows of availability.

From the image below, you can see how this option would appear on the website.

Rental Rates

Another option you can choose to display on your description pages is the rental rates table.

To display the rates currently set to the property, check the box next to Show rental rates. To hide the rates table from view, uncheck the box.

Rental Rates

Rate Notes

The rate tabled displayed on your description page will include the rate bands currently set to the property, but may not be an accurate measure of the cost of a rental.

Property managers and agents may include booking fees or other mandatory extras in addition to the daily or weekly rates. You can use the text box below to enter any additional information about your rental pricing.

Notes entered into this box will display on the property description page right above the rental rates table.  

Rate Notes

Rates Seen from Website

If the Show rental rates box is checked, you should see a rates table (similar to the one seen below) displayed on your property page.

Rates Seen from Website

Property Quoter

Many property pages will have the option to generate a quick quote by the click of a button.

To enable this feature for your property description page, check the box next to Show property quoter.

If you do not want guests to create online quotes and wish to hide this feature from view, uncheck the box.

Property Quoter

Property Quoter Seen from Website

With the quoter enabled you will find a Quote button (similar to the one seen below) on your property's description page.

Clicking this button will provide a rough estimate of the cost to rent the property for the specified Arrive and Depart dates.

Property Quoter Seen from Website

Guest Reviews

The Guest Reviews feature is an area on the property description page where guests can review the property they just stayed in and give it a rating (1-5 stars).

If you want to receive guest reviews and would prefer to have this feature displayed on your description page , check the box next to Allow Guest Reviews. To hide this feature, uncheck the box.

Guest Reviews

Guest Reviews Seen from Website

With Guest Reviews enabled, a panel (similar to the one seen below) will appear on your property description page.

Please Note: Even if you do allow guest reviews, all reviews must first be approved before displaying on your website.

To approve reviews, go to the Reviews and Ratings tab from the SEO screen, under Website & Marketing.

Download Ready Booking Form

In some instances, a guest may wish to submit their reservation details on a PDF or Word document and submit it via email or fax. You can choose to offer a Booking Form as a download ready document.

To show the link to this document on your website, check the box next to Show link to download booking form?. If you do not want display the link, un-check the box.

Uploading the Booking Form

With the booking form download link enabled, you will need to upload the document to CiiRUS's servers in order for it to be available to your guests.

To upload the document, click the Booking form... button. When your computer's file manager appears, select the document that will serve as your booking form, and click Open.

This document will be saved on the server and downloaded whenever the Booking Form link is clicked.

Uploading the Booking Form