Best Channel Manager for Villa Finder

List and manage vacation rentals automatically on Villa Finder

Offering a curated portfolio of 3,000 properties to travelers from all over the world, Villa Finder is the market leader for vacation rentals in the Asia Pacific region. Their service guarantees guest happiness through handpicked and regularly inspected luxury & private villas, chalets and apartments as well as the highest standards of concierge service to attend to guest needs. With Rentals United Channel Manager you can list holiday rentals on Villa Finder in a few simple steps and get changes updated automatically!


Benefits of connecting to Villa Finder via Rentals United


Automatic Upload

Complete sync to add new properties effortlessly


Automatic Update

Sync content, photos, price, availability and reservations.


Advanced Options

2-Way sync and more.

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Service Features

  • 2-Way Connection: bookings & cancellations from Villa Finder will update your availability everywhere
  • Villa Finder accepts multi-unit inventory
  • Villa Finder is the merchant of record
  • Villa Finder will display your price per Guest and LOS Pricing
  • Your minimum stay will be synchronized
  • Your discounts and last minute deals will be displayed.

Key Info

Category Vacation rental site
Service Release Date 2012
Headquarter Location Singapore, SG
Website Visit now
Pricing model Commission based
Commission 12 - 20% on top of the prices received via Rentals United
What is synced Content, photos, price, availability and reservations.
Onboarding time 7 days
Minimum requirements There is no minimum requirements to enable the connection

How the Channel Manager for Villa Finder works

  1. Upload your properties to Rentals United. Add them manually or via PMS/API sync. Go to Services and add Villa Finder
  2. Follow the Checklist with detailed instructions
  3. Activate Connection! If you're new to Villa Finder, your properties will be uploaded via API by Rentals United
  4. Your rates, calendars and property info, including photos and amenities, will update automatically
  5. Get your first booking! Rentals United will send you the booking notification email

Villa Finder’s History

The Inception of an Ingenious Idea

Founder and CEO David Chambat spent over 15 years frequently visiting Bali without a reliable, user-friendly platform for booking villas.  He bought the domain in 2012, then joined forces with Daniel Rouquette and Adrien Eudes, and the trio identified the key pillars for success: high-quality photography, multi-language listings, accurate availability calendars, best price guarantees, and most importantly, stellar customer service before and after bookings.

Conquering New Destinations

The team identified Sri Lanka as the next opportunity. In February 2014, launched, followed swiftly by dedicated sites for Thailand’s Koh Samui and Phuket regions in April.’s portfolio had grown to nearly 1,000 rental properties across four prime destinations in under two years. The team created the new overarching brand to maintain high service standards and streamline operations.

Under the corporate umbrella, innovative new B2B and B2C tech platforms were developed, with a focus on simplicity in the website design and a seamless user experience.

The startup now provides full-service villa distribution solutions for numerous owners across the Asia-Pacific region.

Villa Finder’s Recipe to success

Villa Finder alleviates the challenges property owners face in managing channels, communicating with customers, maintaining calendars, and effectively marketing properties through customized distribution, marketing, and customer service solutions.

The company recognizes that people often depend on reviews, recommendations from friends and family, and engaging with a reputable brand. Villa-Finder addresses these needs by treating each villa booking as more than just an online transaction. By integrating user-friendly technology with personalized service, deep expertise in villas, and a selectively curated portfolio, Villa-Finder is acknowledged as a reliable brand for villa rental clients throughout the Asia Pacific.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many villas are available through Villa-Finder?

Villa-Finder offers over 1,500 luxury villas across Bali, Phuket, Koh Samui, Sri Lanka and Mauritius. Each villa is handpicked and inspected to meet strict quality standards.

Who are Villa-Finder’s main customers?

The top inbound markets for Villa-Finder are Australia, Europe, and Singapore. However, the platform’s client base spans the globe as more travelers seek unique villa rental experiences.

What makes Villa-Finder different from other villa rental sites?

Villa-Finder stands out through personalized service, from pre-booking villa consultations to facilitating every detail of guests’ stay. All villas are individually inspected, and clients receive the best price guarantees.

How does Villa-Finder help villa owners?

In addition to powering individual booking sites, Villa-Finder offers villa owners flexible distribution solutions including dynamic pricing tools, marketing expertise, calendar management, and guest communication services.