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Increased Revenue

  • Position your hotel in front of travel agents who book over $10 billion in hotel revenue per year, and who generally make higher-than-average daily rate bookings
  • Get greater exposure for your property through public, negotiated, and Consortia business


Greater Booking Potential

  • Become the preferred choice of travel agents as they select the right properties for their clients
  • Use a global platform reaching over 700,000+ travel agents as the preferred method for negotiated and Consortia corporate business
  • Enjoy distributed public, negotiated, and Consortia rates

Increased Visibility

  • Get listed in each program directory and website with a special rate access code via GDS
  • Enjoy special imagery to display your hotel in its best light
  • Receive updated product information in real-time
  • Reap the benefits of reaching a larger guest audience via GDS preferred status with travel agencies for booking corporate travelers


Windsurfer CRS a direct connect to Global Distribution Systems enabling travel agencies and other travel service providers to connect direct without the need for a third-party intermediary.


  • Faster access to real-time inventory: GDS Direct Connect provides travel agencies with faster access to real-time inventory of Windsurfer CRS – hotels, which enables them to offer their customers up-to-date and accurate information about available travel options
  • Greater control and flexibility: GDS Direct Connect gives travel agencies greater control over the booking process, which enables them to customize travel itineraries and make last-minute changes based on customer preferences
  • Increased efficiency and productivity: GDS Direct Connect streamlines the booking process and eliminates the need for manual data entry, which reduces the risk of errors and increases the efficiency and productivity of travel agencies
  • Overall, GDS Direct Connect help travel agencies improve their competitiveness, efficiency, and customer service, which can help them attract and retain customers and grow their business
Download the datasheet for Global Distribution Systems (GDS) services.

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We have been happy with the ability to control content for the booking engine directly from the application and its flexibility to control rate displays. OTA and GDS direct connectivity is a definite enhancement over products we have used in the past.Kristi Garrahan, Director - Central Reservation Systems, Red Lion Hotels Corporation

We’ve opened up many new roads into booking guests via the GDS, which helps to create a more stable occupancy level, and ultimately, a higher ADR.Matt Wakley, General Manager Cove Resort Palau

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