In the modern era, everyone wants to purchase and order products online. The only reason is the tremendous technology that allows them to order all of them online. And they can easily receive it at their doorsteps.
The human methodology is to make routine tasks easier and make them more useful. Just like this now the customers can easily book or reserve any online service that is provided to them. Some of the booking systems included are Rentals, Hotels, Restaurants, Tickets, Courses, Appointments, etc. These all come under the service industry where the customer does not book or purchase any physical product, it is all n all a service.
Types of Booking System
Generally, there are two kinds of booking reservation software that most businesses are using nowadays that are desktop-based applications and web-based solutions on the cloud.
Let’s discuss some of the functionalities of the booking and reservation system provided by this WooCommerce plugin:
- Booking is available anywhere and anytime online
- Easily Accessible to public users
- Collect and manage data at a single place
- Manage online payments too
- Maintaining sales records, invoices, tax calculation
- Customer relationship management
- Send regular reminder emails and text messages
Booking systems are used by almost all types of businesses and industries. From health care services, hotels, events, flights, trains, movie tickets, to getting professionals for varied services.
Hotel Room Booking
No doubts, it now becomes way easier to plan for any trip without any worries of staying and safety. Because we all know that it is now possible to sit at a place and book hotels that come under long ranges. Doesn’t matter where you want to stay, you will get your type of hotels and rooms available there.
So now, to increase your value in the service industry, you can create your own website to connect with the customers directly. You can check the bookings done by the customer and can also avail them of multiple functionalities related to it.
With the WooCommerce booking extension, you can create an exotic-looking hotel reservation website from scratch or add hotel room booking functionality in your existing online store.
Also, the store owner can mention detailed information about the hotel rooms such as:-
- Google Maps location
- Start Date
With this hotel booking system extension, the hoteliers will be able to check all the booked rooms, they can view customer details, manage payments, send email or SMS updates to customers, and can even do the booking from the admin panel.
An appointment booking system is mostly used when any meeting needs to be scheduled with anyone. Mainly it is used in the Doctor’s visit, dentists, eye checkups, etc. Also, the same can be used for any professional service meeting booking.
In this type of booking, multiple time-based slots are created depending on the service (such as 60 minutes duration). Based on the availability, multiple options are given to a customer for choosing the desired slot.
Using the Webkul WooCommerce booking extension, you can append an appointment booking feature to your site and have a complete web-based cloud system for managing all the bookings in one place.
- Show location and contact details
- Create customizable time-slots for each day
- Add break timings between the slots
- Option to specify slot quantity
- Display calendar widget to customers
- Accept online payments
- Generate invoices
- Contact us form
- Customer reviews
Event management systems are used for different purposes such as – conferences, seminars, trade shows, business meetings, workshops, music concerts, religious events, or parties.
There are multiple advantages to have a web-based ticketing portal that provides benefits to both organizers and attendees.
- Sell tickets online
- View event calendar
- Rich media content
- View past events
- Share on social media
- Track event data
- Send notification alert
The customers can easily book multiple rentals by using the rental booking system. The customers can easily book the bikes and cars on a rental basis.
- Booking Date
- Booking Slot
- Quantity of rental product
Booking Mobile App
Nowadays, Booking mobile apps give great convenience to customers for booking flights, hotels, or tickets any time and anywhere. As everything is very well synchronized on all the channels, the customers are able to:
- View best rates available
- Use stored card details
- Receive push notifications & reminders
- Find nearby hotels, restaurants, tickets
- Get mobile exclusive deals
That’s all for the Booking and Reservation system for WooCommerce extension. If you still have any questions regarding the module please create a support ticket by clicking here or send an email to [email protected]