Hotelspro - global hotel wholesaler, is one of the leading hotel API provider having the 120,000 hotel inventory worldwide. Hotelspro API covers 15,000 destinations and leads in United Kingdom, East Europe, West Europe, Middle East, United States, Asia, Africa and Australia.
Hotelspro API provides a structured XML for different services, which makes its hotel API / web services integration simpler. The XML requests for booking, availability, cancellations are well explained in the API integration document.
Hotelspro API follow different cancellation policy for different hotels and provide a flexible option to their hoteliers to add different cancellation policy to different rooms based on their business logic and market. All the cancellation policies are mentioned the hotel API cancellation policy document provided by the Hotelspro.
Professional hotel API integration companies follow below mentioned flow for sending XML requests and to get appropriate response
Hotel availability search parameters
Adult and child combination
Per night and per room average cost display
Room merging and room display option based on the search criteria
Standard cancellation policy
Mobile usage & engagement in travel and tourism sector
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