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How to Apply a Nightly Percentage Discount

If you have a last minute opening or cancellation, share a special offer such as a discount of 10% off the nightly rate.  The Discount Percentage feature can also be used to send returning guests a discount such as 5% off of your next stay.  If you don't use percentage discounts, you are able to send a special rate offer quote instead.  


Log into your dashboard. Click on profile pic in upper right corner. Then click My Listings.


Click Calendar.



Click on the first date of your date range.  This will open the Edit Rates window.  

  1. Select dates:  Hold down cursor and drag to highlight date range OR complete the Selected dates field in left window.
  2. Select Available.
  3. Click Discount tab.
  4. Enter Last minute discount.
  5. Click Save.


Once you click Save, the Share special rates Pop-up window appears, allowing you to share the discount on Facebook or Houfy Social.  This email icon will be enabled at a later timeContinue reading to learn how to email the special from your listing view.   


View of Special Discount on Facebook. Traveler can click to view quote.


The traveler will see Special Discount and can complete the booking.


To send the Special Discount as an email, click Preview listing.



Enter dates and number of guests. Either copy/paste the URL at the top of the screen, OR use the email icon to send a message directly from Houfy.



Clicking the email icon opens the Share Listing window. (Note: you cannot send a test email to the same email as your Houfy login.) Enter the email address and type a message. Click Send Email, and you will see the green message that says Listing share email has been sent.


The recipient will receive this email and click the View Listing button.


This is the quote the traveler will see.

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