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The FlipKey Calendar import problem

Flipkey, as many other portals now, lets you IMPORT your Google Calendar  so you don’t need to manually update the Flipkey calendar every time you have a reservation/cancellation.

Unfortunately Flipkey does this differently from other systems as Airbnb.


Portals usually consider Nights

When you block your dates in Google Calendar, you usually block nights:


In this example the blocked nights are 10, 11 and 12. Check-out is on the 13th. So:

Check-in: 10
Check-out: 13
Nights: 3

This is pretty simple to remember: you see 3 blocked nights on the calendar, you have blocked 3 nights in the apartment.

Most portals understand it this way.

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