Export Tokeet Calendar to Homeway

In Tokeet: Navigate to Channels > "Add Channel"

  • Select "Homeaway/VRBO"  from the pulldown menu
  • Click "Select"
  • In the "Exported Calendars" section of the page, click "Add"
  • Select Tokeet Rental
  • Click "Export"
  • On the subsequent page, copy your Tokeet calendar URL for this rental.  Click Done

In Homeaway: navigate to left of the screen and click "Calendars" and "Reservations"

  • On the subsequent page, you will be presented with the "Reservations Calendar"
  • Navigate to the Import/Export section of the calendar and click there. Then Scroll down to Import calendar.
  • On the pop up, choose a name for the Import calendar and Paste the URL that was copied from your Tokeet Export Calendar.
  • Click Import Calendar

Your Homeaway account is now receiving events from your Tokeet calendar for this rental!  Next, import your Homeaway calendar into Tokeet.

Import Homeaway Calendar into Tokeet

In Homeaway:  On the same Reservations Calendar click Import/Export and then scroll to Export Calendar.  Clicking there will display the Homeaway URL.  Copy this URL as you will be importing this calendar URL into Tokeet.

In Tokeet: From the same Channels page:

  • In the "Imported Calendars" section of the page, click "Add"

Complete required info:

  • Give your calendar a name
  • Select Rental which will be updated with events from your Homeaway calendar
  • Calendar URL:  paste your Homeaway iCal URL 
  • Click Import

Your Tokeet calendar is now updated with events from Homeaway!  You will notice the two way connection in the calendar evident by the Import and Export connections. Repeat this process for all your rentals. 

  • In your Channels, you will be able to see the two way connection next to your Homeaway channel with the words Exported and Imported

What to Expect Next

  • Tokeet will import all of your Homeaway bookings and blocked dates.
  • All imported Homeaway events become Hold Events in Tokeet
  • iCal is a calendar link only.  You will want to continue managing rates in Homeaway.
  • You can convert Hold Events to Bookings in Tokeet and enter additional info, by clicking on the Hold Event on your Tokeet calendar and pressing "Edit" > "Convert".

As always, please contact us with questions any time.  We're happy to help.

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