Advantages of using cloud-based reservation system

Experience the ease of Little Hotelier’s cloud-based reservation software, enabling seamless property management from anywhere, anytime.

More Time

Forget being tied to your front desk waiting for bookings to come in. Log into Little Hotelier’s cloud-based reservation software from anywhere at any time using your mobile, tablet or desktop.

Access anywhere, anytime

Little Hotelier is based in the ‘cloud’ meaning you can log in from anywhere via the internet. Whether you’re using a laptop at home, an iPad or your smartphone, our cloud-based reservation system gives you unprecedented access in order to control and run your property.

Update rates & availability across all your booking sites

Little Hotelier can evenly distribute all your available rooms across a number of sites – including your own website.

Plan the day ahead

Create a reservation in one click. Select the room, the rate and take down relevant notes. As simple as 1-2-3 and it’s in your online calendar.

Key features of a cloud-based system

With our easy-to-use cloud reservation system, creating bookings is a breeze. In just a few clicks, effortlessly select the desired room and choose the right options through a seamless, intuitive interface. This streamlined process not only saves you time but also makes the entire experience easier for everyone involved. Less time and effort but better results:

  • Increase your revenue and never miss a booking by enabling guests to make direct reservations on your own website
  • Maximise your profits and create a faster, more professional experience for your guests when bypassing third-party booking platforms and their commissions
  • Extend your reach to connect with a diverse range of guests from around the world and boost visibility to make your hotel feel local in every market with multi-currency and multi-language capabilities
  • Attract potential guests from different corners of the globe and build a strong reputation in the international market by featuring your property on popular OTAs (Online Travel Agencies) and other booking platforms

Features to look for in a cloud-based reservation system

Not all cloud-based reservation systems are made equal. Here’s what elevates Little Hotelier above the rest:

Add a personal touch

Fully customisable pre and post stay email templates. These automated emails can be set up in seconds.

Keep guests informed

Add your payment and cancellation policies to your booking engine page to cover you for all scenarios while keeping your guests happily informed.

Record secure credit card details for easy payment

A secure PCI compliant booking engine and one click booking page will secure guest payment details to get you paid fast.

Create loyalty and 5 star reviews

Automate post stay emails to your guests, asking them to review you and giving them a promo code that they can use when they come back! Use one clever system to manage it all.

Why choose Little Hotelier as your cloud-based reservation system?

Trusted by more small properties than any other global provider.

Connected to 450+ booking channels.

Backed by SiteMinder’s powerful technology – processing over 100 million reservations each year.

Designed with small properties in mind, prioritising ease of use and putting you back in control.

Frequently asked questions about cloud-based reservation systems.

What is a cloud-based reservation system?

A cloud-based reservation system is like a personal assistant for hotels, hostels, or other places that need to manage bookings, providing Front Desk services, reservation management, housekeeping organisation, analytics and more, all on a single platform. It lives on remote servers, so you can access it from any device with an internet connection, without having to mess with installing or maintaining any software locally. Just log in and off you go!

What are the benefits of using a cloud-based reservation management system?

Using a cloud-based reservation system offers several benefits for your business, such as:

  • Wide range of booking channels: Access over 450 channels, helping you find the best ones for your business. Connecting to more than 2 channels can lead to a 65% increase in bookings, and the system ensures you stay in control.
  • Top-notch connection quality: With Little Hotelier, double bookings are history thanks to our superior connection quality to leading OTAs, ensuring seamless management. We have 100% connection quality!
  • Instant updates: Easily update rooms, rates, and availability in one place, with immediate syncing across all your distribution channels.
  • Niche channel access: Connect to local and niche channels, like PetsPyjamas, to target specific markets and capitalise on unique trends.
  • Attract new guests: Boost your visibility on top hotel metasearch sites like Google Hotel Ads, Trivago, and TripAdvisor, catching the attention of travellers ready to book directly with you.
How secure is my data when using a cloud-based hotel reservation system?

Our cloud-based reservation software is PCI-SS and PSD2 SCA compliant – meaning that your small business is protected from fraud and other online risks. We use more than 350 security protocols to help keep you safe!

What features are typically included in a cloud reservation system?

Little Hotelier cloud-based reservation software comes with a whole host of features to make your life as a hotelier easier. This includes:

  • Direct bookings on a custom-made website or your own Facebook page.
  • Connection to 450+ booking channels and metasearch sites (like Google Hotel Ads).
  • Synchronised, single calendar to avoid overbookings or missed reservations.
  • Automated guest communications for a personalised experience.
  • Competitor and OTA pricing insights for rapid adjustment to meet opportunities.
  • Contactless payment processing, automatic invoicing and easy account reconciliation.
  • One-stop-shop for reservation organisation, inventory management and more
  • Total control in the office or on the go with mobile connectivity.
  • All this and more has led to our customers being able to achieve 43% more bookings and process booking in half the time. Not bad for some 1s and 0s!

How much does a cloud-based reservation system cost?

Nothing for 30 days! We have a free trial of our software available so you can get to know our system and how much cloud-based reservation software has to offer your business. From there, you can slip into something more comfortable with our Basics or Pro plan. Basics is great for smaller hotels, while Pro offers advanced features that will help businesses with complex needs. Check out the full range of features on our pricing page.