Salon Ultimate Review - why 4.8 stars?

Salon Ultimate Review
ITQlick Score: 71/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.8/5)
Pricing: 8/10 - high cost
Category: Salon -> Salon
Ranking:Ranked 10 out of 21 Salon systems
Company: Salon Ultimate
Pricing: starts at $175 per month
Typical customers: SMBs
Platforms: Cloud
Links: Salon Ultimate pricing, Salon Ultimate alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 15, 2021

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What is Salon?

Salon Ultimate is a retail POS system designed for salons. This software helps users to take control, organize, and manage appointments with their clients. It also helps manage and monitor the flow of services between staff and customers, thus enhancing the overall salon experience. Additionally, it provides actionable client information which users can harness to make their point of sale effective.

Some key features of Salon Ultimate are inventory management, biometric reading security, email marketing, and customer feedback & surveys. Salon Ultimate is powered by BookedBy®, a computer software company with a workforce of 48 employees. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas, United States.

What is Salon Ultimate rating? ()

The rating of Salon Ultimate is 4.8 stars out of 5 and the total score is 71 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Salon Ultimate's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: SMBs.

Is Salon Ultimate the best Salon?

Salon Ultimate is ranked 10 out of 21 software in their category (Salon systems).

What are Salon Ultimate's pros? (4 Pros)

  • This software drag & drop appointment feature is very effective
  • It enables users to create a royalty rewards system for clients
  • It makes online booking quick and easy
  • Its user interface is fluid and friendly

What are Salon Ultimate's cons? (1 cons)

  • Reports need to be streamlined for better readability

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Salon Ultimate: Salon Ultimate Software, Insight Software, Phorest Salon Software, Booksy, MioSalon, Floydware, Zenoti, Meevo 2, ProSolutions Software, SalonTarget. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Salon Ultimate?

The cost of license starts at $175 per month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Salon Ultimate

What should you ask Salon Ultimate during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Salon Ultimate and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Salon Ultimate in action.

Is it the right software for you?

Salon Ultimate is ideally fit for small and medium-sized business enterprises. The software is designed to serve hair stylists who run a small salon, as well as corporate salons with hoards of staff. Some notable users of this software are SportClips Haircut®, Fantastic Sams Cut & Color®, and Perfect Look™.

Salon's list of categories:

Recurring invoicing
Employee Engagement
Payroll
Inventory Management
Salon
Appointment Scheduling
Point of sale

Salon Ultimate Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, 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)
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Salon
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
71/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$175 per month
Functionality
7
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Salon
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
7.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$175 per month
Functionality
10
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Insight
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
88/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$35 per month
Functionality
5
Phorest
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
83/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$79 per month
Functionality
15
Booksy
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
81/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$25 per month
Functionality
5
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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.