Our theme Sailing uses WP Hotel Booking plugin, which is written by ourselves. With this plugin, you can order rooms, room settings as well as checkout with variety of payment methods. The plugin has more some professional features than other current hotel booking plugins in the market. It works independently, not involving with WooCommerce plugin.

1. Set up rooms

1.1 Set numbers of adults: Dashboard >> Rooms >> Room Capacities

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 1.2 Set up rooms

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After set Room Capacities and Max Child, in the search form will show numbers of adults and children.

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2. Configure search room process

2.1 Address the correct Search Room page, Checkout page and Cart page

Dashboard >> WP Hotel Booking >> Setting >> General tab.

This setting is important. If you don’t address these pages correctly, no rooms found when searching. These pages are created to use for WP Hotel Booking so they have to the following shortcodes:

  • Hotel Checkout page: [hotel_booking_checkout]
  • Hotel Cart page: [hotel_booking_cart]

You have to address correct pages with the correct shortcodes. Go to Dashboard >> Pages to check shortcode of these pages.

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2.2 Enable payments: WP Hotel Booking >> Settings >> Checkout tab

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WP Hotel Booking plugin supports Offline Payment, PayPal, Stripe and Authorize. Offline Payment and PayPal are available as soon as you import demo data. In order to use Stripe and Authorize, you have to install WP Hotel Booking Stripe and WP Hotel Booking Authorize. The 2 addons are packed in wp hotel booking/ includes/ plugins.

2.3 Set permalinks

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 3. Setup sidebar

Use Thim: Mini Cart Room widget and Thim: Search Room widget.

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4. Configurations in Customize >> Hotel Booking

The options for rooms archive page are in Appearance >> Customize >> Hotel Booking. You can change top image for archive page/ single room pages, change page title/ sub title or even hide some options in the page.

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5. How to use WooCommerce to checkout instead of WP Hotel Booking

  • First, you have to install WP Hotel Booking WooCommerce addon, which is packed in wp hotel booking/ includes/ plugins.
  • Then, enable addon in WP Hotel Booking >> Settings >> WooCommerce.

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  • Next, go to Dashboard >> WooCommerce >> Settings >> Checkout tab, address the correct Cart page and Checkout page of WooCommerce. These pages are created to use for WooCommerce so they have to the following shortcodes: Checkout page: [woocommerce_checkout], Cart page: [woocommerce_cart]

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You have to address correct pages with the correct shortcodes. Go to Dashboard >> Pages to check shortcode of these pages.

Besides, we also support other addons:

  • WP Hotel Booking Coupon: Allow to create and use coupon when checkout.
  • WP Hotel Booking WPML Support: Only supports for websites using WPML plugin to install multilingual.
  • WP Hotel Booking Block Special Date: Allow to block the specific dates for each room which are unavailale to book.
  • WP Hotel Booking Room: Allow to check availability for a specific room.

If you can not find these addons mentioned in here, please contact us on the support forum and we’ll send for you.