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Payment methods

Travellers come to our site expecting to book their holiday home the same way that they purchase everything else online: quickly and securely. That’s why our tools support a variety of payment methods, designed to be easy and flexible for you and your travellers. You can soon choose whether to use our secure online payments platform, or whether to ask your guests to pay via an alternative payment method. Both options will allow you to enable online booking and have a Book now badge added to your listing.

Online payments

  • Make it easier and more convenient for holidaymakers to book your property 
  • Free to set up, with no monthly fees
  • Save money: lowest transaction fees in the UK from 1.4%
  • Save time:
    • Manage your deposit, payments and refunds from one place
    • Every time you receive a booking, your calendar is updated automatically
  • Protects you and your guests from online fraud:
    • A reliable, secure payment method
    • Enhanced guarantee: covers holidaymakers against internet fraud for up to £10,000
  • Increase your exposure on Owners Direct:
    • Holidaymakers can filter the search results to only look at properties that offer online payments and / or online booking
  • Maintain control and flexibility - you decide whether or not to accept the booking
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