Vacation Rental Your Way
Now there’s an easy, convenient and affordable way to manage your Fripp Island vacation rental. It’s FrippIslandStay
. We are your friend – and neighbor -- in turnkey, full-service online property management. Since we own and manage rental properties on the Island ourselves, we know how to do it right.
- You can list your property absolutely FREE
- You get personalized service and advice from trusted professionals
- You can easily manage your property listing and bookings from anywhere, any time
- You can choose to have a professional property manager manage your property, you can choose to manage your property using our many online tools.
Manage Your Property Your Way
When you take advantage of FrippIslandStay
, right from the start you’ll three options available to you. Need professional property management for your property? Our professional property managers will handle the entire rental process for you. Want to be your own property manager, but don't have the tools to handle the tasks. Then select our Owner Managed membership where you will have access to user-friendly online property management tools that make perfect sense to you.
Choice 1: Full-Service Solution
Don’t have time to manage your property listing or bookings? One of our Professional Property Managers will do it all for you, beginning with the initial guest inquiry and continuing to final checkout and guest follow-up.
Your Property Manager handles…
- All pre- and post-stay guest communication
- Rental agreements, deposits and payments
- Check-in/check-out instructions
- Pre- and post-stay property inspections
Choice 2: Do-It-Yourself Solution
We empower you with the tools you need to be your own property manager. Take full control of your property inquiry and rental management procedures. Track every detail of a rental inquiry all the way from initial guest inquiry to guest checkout and beyond.
Guests participate in the reservation process by accessing their personal reservation page. From this page they can view and accept your rental agreements and secure their stay by making online credit/debit card or eCheck payments to you.
FrippIslandStay Gives You Total Flexibility
Our property management tools give you total flexibility. Even if your home is currently managed by another property management firm or real estate agency or is listed on another website, you can still list with FrippIslandStay
. You may add your property to our website with a direct link to your management company's website or simply refer property inquiries to that company’s point of contact.
However you decide to use our site, the entire booking process is 100% online and 100% paperless.
Everything You Need to Make Your Vacation Rental Succeed
When you join FrippIslandStay, you’ll have access to soup-to-nuts property management tools that are user-friendly and fully operational all day, every day of the week. Our tools cover every function of the management process.
Convenient Tools for Property Managers
After creating an account with us, your property listing information is stored in a secure database. You are in charge of it and can easily and instantly make changes to your listing by logging into your account any time.
FrippIslandStay has all of these features available to you. Do it yourself, or let us handle all the details: It’s all available online from any device…
Add your property to the site
- Include a Google maps locator- Upload your property photographs
- Set your availability calendar to work in real time
- Use our rental agreement or add your own
- Establish your rates
- Book your own stays
Manage rental agreements, fees and funds
- Send rental, golf cart and pet agreements to guests online
- Receive deposits and payments via credit or debit card or eCheck
- We automatically collect a 1% Fripp Island fee from our guests and pass it to the FIPOA for the betterment of our Island
- Collect and escrow all guest payments
- Track income and expenses with online statements
Correspond with your guests
- Receive and respond to inquiries via email or text message
- Request Guest Gate Passes
- Order Fripp Island Club Cards
- Offer two forms of travel insurance to protect against cancellation
- View, accept and/or reject guest comments and reviews
- Send special offers to guests
Manage check-in and check-out procedures
- Send check-in notice with complete instructions and access information
- Send check-out notice with complete instructions and clearly defined security deposit deductions
Schedule housekeeping and maintenance
- Send a note to your cleaning team with the click of a button
Convenient Tools for Guests
Your guests will appreciate the ease of property rental using FrippIslandStay, too. Why? Because they can conduct all aspects of their stay from any device…
- Book without paying a service or booking fee
- Accept your agreements online
- Access check-in and check-out instructions online
- View and leave comments on your online property guestbook
- Buy travel insurance
- Buy additional Club cards
- Request additional Gate Passes
You pay nothing to join our website. All you pay is an ultra-low 3% processing fee for each booked stay. You can opt to pay the fee yourself or pass it on to your guest. Professional Property Management fees will vary based on the individual property manager selected by you when you join.
Got questions? Contact Us
or call toll-free at 1-877-374-7772. We think once you join our website, you’ll appreciate the high level of service we provide, the ease of use and the great rental earnings you will receive as a result.