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Orbitz Information - Connection Coming Soon


Whether you are an existing Orbitz customer or you wish to sign up with them, this article will take you through the steps to make the process of using the RMS Online interface with Orbitz easy!

Important Information

Your Orbitz dependent rates automatically have NO UPDATE flagged as Orbitz do not allow RMS to update them, If un-ticked your interface with Orbitz will not connect and update correctly.


Orbitz control RatesToGo, therefore to connect your property to Ratestogo.com please contact Orbitz.


The RMSOnline interface with Orbitz allows you to control the following Orbitz features direct from your RMS9 system;

What RMS sends to Orbitz - Availability and Rates

Elements  Further Information Used with this Interface
Live Availability as per Allotments Your live availability (no greater than the allotment set) greentick.gif
Stop Sells Any Stop Sell Performed in the Tariff/Availability Chart greentick.gif
Minimum Nights Minimum length of stay set in the Tariff/Availability Chart redcross.gif
Maximum Nights Maximum length of stay set in the Tariff/Availability Chart redcross.gif
Rate Amount Nightly Rate from the Tariff/Availability Chart greentick.gif
No. of Guests included in Rate Number of guests the base rate covers. redcross.gif
Additional Rates Rate for additional guests above what is included in the base rate File:System_Status/greentick.gif
Rate Description Tariff Type description in RMS redcross.gif
Currency   redcross.gif
Email Notifications   Confirmation is sent by Orbitz

What Orbitz provide for Reservations

Element Passed in from Orbitz Relevent field in RMS Used with this Interface
Guest Surname Surname greentick.gif
Guest Given Name Given greentick.gif
Address Address1 redcross.gif
Town/Suburb Town redcross.gif
State State redcross.gif
Postcode Postcode redcross.gif
Country Country redcross.gif
Phone Mobile greentick.gif
Email Email redcross.gif
Adults Adults greentick.gif
Children Children greentick.gif
Infants Infants redcross.gif
Arrive/Depart Arrival and Departure dates greentick.gif
Category Category (Room Type) greentick.gif
Travel Agent Online Agent greentick.gif
Total Rate Total Rate for Stay greentick.gif
Rate Type Description of Rate greentick.gif
Special Notes Res Notes greentick.gif
Number of Rooms Used for Group reservations redcross.gif
Unique ID from Third Party Provider   greentick.gif

Existing Orbitz Customer

To enable the Orbitz Connection you will need to make contact with your Orbitz Account Manager.


Signing up with Orbitz

Hotels interested in becoming an Orbitz Worldwide Partner can visit this link: http://www.owwsp.com/

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07:22, 23 Jan 2014


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