By Ardalan Zandian on January 22, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Cloud Hotel Management Software firm Frontdesk Anywhere extends its leading payment gateway integration service to its European hotel and motel customers through its partnership with Authorize.Net.Cloud hotel management software firm, Frontdesk Anywhere, now supports seven of the top payment processors across 33 European countries and supports transactions in both Euro and GBP.Thereare no card processing restriction regarding where in the world the guestisfromwhen paying for their stay. The integration allows hotels using the property management system to charge their customers credit cards with a single click right within the hotel PMS and have the funds automatically transfer to the property’s bank account.
Co-founder Joe Kiernan said: “Integrated credit card processing provides a more natural, streamlined experience for both hotel staff and guests. Our clients in the US have long enjoyed this service, and providing a similar service to our European customers has been a priority.”
This new service extends The company's already existing coverage in the USA and Canada, as well as Australia, New Zealand and Singapore via PayPal.com.
Authorize.Net is a payment gateway service provider allowing merchants to accept credit card and electronic check payments through their Web site and over an IP (Internet Protocol) connection. Authorize.Net has a user base of over 400,000 merchants making them the Internet's largest payment gateway service provider. Authorize.Net's parent company, CyberSource, was acquired by Visa in 2010. www.Authorize.net
About Frontdesk Anywhere
Frontdesk Anywhere is a leading provider of innovative hotel management software for independent properties. To date, over 1,000,000 hotel guests have had their stay managed with Frontdesk Anywhere — from the initial online booking process through arrival, onsite operations and checkout. The company is focused on converging processes traditionally performed by separate systems into a single all-in-one productivity application. All modules are seamlessly integrated within the application and accessible from any computer or mobile device. The company is a privately held corporation based in San Francisco, California.