iCal Calendar syncronization

Date: 2016-08-04

On how many vacation rental website are you advertising your vacation home ? And how many hours do you spend on keeping your rental calendar up to date ?

For potential renters it is important the rental advert includes actual price and availability. So it is essential that you keep your calendar updated at all times. And if you advertise you vacation home on many sites, this is a very time consuming task.

The solution to the problems is Googles iCal calendar. This calendar format are today used by most vacation rental websites. For example:

  • Homeaway
  • Fewo-direkt
  • AirBnB
  • Ferienhausmiete
  • Traum-ferienwohnungen

  • Update your SecondCASA calendar and set up synchronization from all the other portals. Example, for advert ID 641234 the SecondCASA ical URL is www.secondcasa.com/641234.ics.

    Or update the calendar on any of the others sites, and set up SecondCASA to import data from this calendar.

    The synchronization can be set up from the Occupancy Calendar section on the owners login area on SecondCASA.
    In the example below the first URL represent your SecondCASA Calendar, that you can use on other rental sites.
    In the second field you can enter the URL for a calendar you want to synchronize data from.