Before reading this article, it is important that you know about the following concept:

  • To be a Homes & Villas by Marriott International affiliate, it is necessary to fulfill a series of requirements and the approval or not of the affiliation is something exclusively defined by the channel team.
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Once you have your affiliation approval granted by the Homes & Villas by Marriott International team, you must configure the following settings on your

1Activate Homes & Villas in your Stays center appAs it is a channel where affiliation depends on prior approval, if you have been approved, go to [App Center > Channels > Homes & Villas], activate the connection and save the changes made!
2Activate your Homes & Villas account on Stays.netAfter being approved by the Homes & Villas team to become an affiliate, you will receive a credential named [HMC ID] which must be applied in the [Manage Accounts] tab of your Stays channel manager.
Enter the information and click on the green button of the screen.
This process is required so that you can start the integration of your listings between Stays and the channel!
3Configure your Homes & Villas channelIn the [Channel Manager] menu, access [Homes & Villas] and the [Configuration] tab to adjust connection details, such as the relation of cancellation policies, fees and price correction, based on the instructions you received from the Homes & Villas team about the channel policies.
4Select the listings for connectionIn the [Channel Manager] menu, [Listings] tab, you will be able to connect the listings to Homes & Villas, either by creating new listings to the channel or by linking your Stays listings to any listings of yours there previously.
About the creation of listings, only create those that have been previously approved by the Homes & Villas team!
For more information about the management of your listings on the Homes & Villas by Marriott International portal, please check with their team, because with the personalized service of the channel, you will have all the necessary instructions based on your business!

Now that you have connected your Stays listings to Homes & Villas by Marriott International, how about checking out what you will be able to do in your listings through your Stays channel manager?