Booking.com has introduced a fee for the use of billing through its service

first_imgThe landlord’s e-mail address received an “unpleasant” notification from Booking.com that from June 01, 2019, they will introduce a fee for payment through its service in the amount of 1.1%. RELATED NEWS: Booking.com charges guests for your stay according to your conditions and ensures that guests pay the full amount before arrival, pointing out that one of the advantages is the same, adding that using this service helps reduce cancellations and guarantees payment in case of no-show, as well as various payment options. offer, which provides a better accommodation booking experience. As they point out from Booking.com, the purpose of this fee is to cover the processing costs of the various payment methods they offer. Thus, from June 01, 2019, in addition to the previous 15% Booking.com commission, 1,1% commission will now be added for payment through their service, which is a total Booking.com commission of 16,1% .center_img The bank’s commission and fee can be seen in the booking overview, and the bank’s fee will only be charged if you receive payment for that reservation. On the other hand, as explained by Booking.com, the bank fee will not be charged if the guest cancels the reservation within the period in which the free cancellation is possible or if he does not show up without having paid. Of course, the use of billing through Booking.com is not mandatory, and if you want to manage guest payments yourself, you can deactivate the Billing Service through Booking.com. Also, 25% VAT is charged on the total amount of Booking.com’s commission, which in the end is 20% (Booking.com commission + VAT). BOOKING.COM LAUNCHES INDEPENDENT RESERVATION AND ATTRACTIONS WITHOUT THE NEED FOR PREVIOUS HOTEL ROOM RESERVATIONlast_img read more