Hotel services company Magnuson Worldwide will launch CRS1, the “world’s lowest-cost reservation system”, on October 17 at The Hotel Conference in Manchester.
The CRS1 platform will be made available as a limited launch in the UK and will offer flat fees per transaction with volume-based pricing.
Magnuson states that hotels utilising commonly provided legacy hotel reservation systems will be able to reduce CRS transaction costs up to 90%.
The CRS1 system offers a free hotel property management system, PMS1, and has no monthly fees, no monthly minimums, and no long-term contracts.
The tool provides hotels with the ability to make instant rate and availability changes to a complete global distribution of GDS channels Sabre, Amadeus, Worldspan, Apollo, Pegasus as well as direct connections to Google Hotel Finder, Expedia, Booking.com, GlobalHotelExchange.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
It is a certified to interface with major PMS systems Micros, MSI, Infor by SoftBrands, Maestro, Agilysys, Inn Quest, RezStream, Rezovation, Lodgical Solutions, Innsoft, AutoClerk, Resort Data Processing, SoftHotel and RSI.