Your site will be designed using my templates, customized with your fonts and colors from your branding (or we will work together to match your style). and to match the look and feel of your rental. I’ll use your copy, listing descriptions, professional photos and stock photos and other techniques to show off your listing and destination.
* Note: Fully customized options are available with step-by-step input. Please inquire below.
Multiple calls to action, clean design and easy navigation + Owner Rez or your booking platform will lead your visitors through the site with an emphasis on immediate bookings. All pricing of sites is dependent on the booking system you choose to work with.
It is no longer an option to have a website that doesn’t work on multiple screen sizes. More than 80% of your traffic is from a phone or tablet. Ensuring users can view and use your site should be a top priority. My vacation rental websites are designed in multiple screen sizes.
Ensure your vacation rental website gets more traffic from organic search with on-page SEO set up for your home page and properties. I’ll add image alt tags, meta descriptions and open graph set up.
*Note: Keyword research or additional SEO set up on all pages of your site is an additional charge.
I’ll set your site up with everything you need to help you market it – from Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Social Media Sharing, and email newsletter signup forms.
All my short-term rental website clients receive video training library plus 1-hour of live training so you can easily update your site’s content, add reviews or new images or make edits. You’ll even have the training to add new properties if you need them. Support includes up to 1-hour of custom training and a 1-month of minor edits or additions to site content.
With a WordPress site, you own all files. No one will suddenly change their rates, create rules you don’t like, or go bankrupt and take all your hard work with them. I give you a copy of your site files to keep in case you want to move hosting or lose your site.
Need to update your listing description or add professionally written copy to your site? I can write all of your website content, or part including a captivating “About” page that tells your story and builds trust “things to do” page, or sales page for owner acquisition. Additional services include custom-written blog content,
Often times owners will start a website but then realize they do not have appropriate branding in place. I can help choose a color scheme and manage the design of a logo through my agency contractors.
Three Glamping Tents.
This glamping website was created for a brand new glamping destination in the Texas Hill Country. They needed a fun and romantic feel to encourage direct bookings from across the state. As we grow the site we will add a blog and things to do page. Thanks to an awesome social media presence we were able to work with influencers and be fully booked for the summer!
Five Luxury Homes
Happyinthekeys moved from a template Lodgify site to a beautiful, custom-designed vacation rental website with the Owner Rez booking system. The site includes SEO researched and optimized property pages for each of their five luxury rentals, book now CTA’s throughout, a well-written About page, multiple blog posts and an email lead form to a destination guide and a blog. This is the ultimate website package with all the bells and whistles.
Within six months of the site completion, Happy In The Keys was on first page of Google for several keyword terms.
This penthouse condo in Kelowna, Canada, was recently remodeled and redesigned as a luxury retreat and needed a brand and website to go along with it. Working with the property manager, we completely redesigned the logo and brand colors from nautical blues and yellows to rich gold and midnight blue. The website was completed in January of 2021.
Four Mountain Cabins
New to direct booking, Debbie and Art needed a brand name, brand identity and custom designed website and social media for their luxury North Carolina Mountain vacation homes. The site includes an in-depth “things to do” page and multiple blog posts to help drive traffic. Within one week of completion, the site had two direct bookings from organic traffic.
Twenty + Cottages
Cottage Stays is a property management company in Ontario, Canada, with 25 properties. Her old site had multiple limitations in categorizing and page design. The new site has search functionality for different categories of properties according to availability, size and location. Large header image galleries on each page and a different home page for each category. I created a template for any additional properties added later with video instructions so the site can be modified as needed.
The pricing below is based on a typical website build-out but every site requires a discussion with you and a custom quote. Websites require a deposit to hold your space and waiting lists are often 2-3 months out.