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What is an ''Internet Booking Engine'' (IBE)?

Ever wondered what a IBE exactly is? You hear it quite often, but every time you hear the word ''Internet Booking Engine' you have no clue what it is. Let us explain it to you!

Synonyms for the word IBE: Internet Booking Engine, OBE, Online Booking Engine, a booking site on your website, direct booking website, Hotel Booking Engine. 

An IBE is a software tool on the hotel's own website to ensure that guests can easily book directly with the hotel. Often an IBE is commission free and easy to integrate on the own website.