1. Have a look for yourself at what hotel, villa or estates suit you

Accommodation when away sometimes can help make the trip. With extra space, privacy, and amenities, it's the smartest choice to know what you are booking. Here's how to begin.

  • Do your research.  The best way to do this is to search our recommended villas on our site or explore all destinations if you aren't sure where you want to go.
  • Make sure it suits your needs.  Using out online booking tool you can view each venue and look at the photos, availability, bedroom and bathroom details, and see what activities and restaurants are nearby.
  • Read Previous Reviews.  Why not take a look at what other guests have said.



2. Contact us to help you with the process or book your reservation online

After looking over several options you will know what you want, you can either contact us for advice on your selections and help to finalise and walk you through the bookings process or book it online

  • Pay online using our online booking tool. Most rentals request a small or full deposit to confirm the reservation.
  • Stay safe with your payment.  Avoid paying by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Money Gram), and instead always pay by credit card or PayPal.
  • Protect your vacation. FlipKey offers travel insurance specially designed for vacation rentals.Learn more
  • Ask us! If you aren't sure about anything, feel free tocontact FlipKey for advice.


3. Check-in and have a great trip!

Your vacation is almost here! Before you check-in, here are some reminders to have a great stay.

  • Get the keys.  Most rentals use either a lock box or keep keys at a central property management office. Make sure you know where to receive the keys upon your arrival.
  • Discover the area. Plan ahead by doing some research on your destination before the trip.TripAdvisor is especially useful for finding things to do.
  • Be the perfect guest. These are real homes, so enjoy your stay just as if you were living in your own house. Remember to tidy up before you leave!
  • Share your experience. After your trip, come back to FlipKey to leave a review. You’ll help future travelers know about your experience.