Hostaway Vs GuestList (May 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 08, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Hostaway or GuestList?

GuestList is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Hostaway, Hostaway is rated higher (90/100) than GuestList (83/100).

Looking for the right Hotel Management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Hostaway compares with Bluelinemedia?

Hostaway: Hostaway is the fastest growing vacation rental software for property managers in the world. Connect in minutes and synchronize reservations, rates and availability with the best channels in the travel industry. This includes integrations to Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia, Tripadvisor, HomeAway & dozens of others.

Bluelinemedia: At Cheltenham web design company Bluelinemedia, we only provide web development. We're specialists in making websites and web-based software solutions that make things easier for the user.We like our size. We're big enough for professional processes, there's always someone at the end of the phone, and we can cope with big projects. And we're small ...

Who's more expensive? Hostaway or GuestList?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Hotel Management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Hostaway and GuestList.

Hostaway price starts at $25 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Hostaway is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Hotel Management software. GuestList price starts at $1.50 per license , when comparing GuestList to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Hotel Management software cost.

Bottom line:GuestList is more expensive than Hostaway.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Hostaway Vs. GuestList based on some of the most important and required Hotel Management features. Hostaway: We are still working to collect the list of features for Hostaway. GuestList: We are still working to collect the list of features for GuestList.

Target customer size

Hostaway's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and GuestList's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Hostaway

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

starts at $25 per month

Hostaway is a hotel management and rental vacation software that helps property managers make quick and synchronized reservations.

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Property Management, Property Management - Apartment, Property Management - Rental Property.

GuestList

ITQlick rating
(4.8/5)

starts at $1.50 per license

Guestlist is a guest and booking management software for event managers to create and manage events, create event websites, manage guests, and get real-time analytics for events.

Categories: Booking and scheduling, Hotel Booking & Reservations, Hotel Management, Hotel Resort Management, Property Management.

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Hostaway: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

GuestList: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
Software review
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Hostaway
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$25 per month
Functionality
5
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GuestList
ITQlick rating
4.8/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
4.4/10
License pricing
$1.50 per license
Functionality
5
Cloudbeds
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
$75 per user/month
Functionality
10
ResNexus
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$3 per user/month
Functionality
11
eZee
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
$45 per month
Functionality
4
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Shlomi Lavi

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.