Janus Release Notes 2.0 – September 2016

By Cloudbeds, September 19, 2016

This month, we’re publishing a slew of new updates that can be seen as a successor to our last update, Janus. Together, these updates work hard to make your life easier.

Credit Card Improvements

  • You can now collect billing addresses at the same time you collect credit card payments. Our Payment Options section now includes a “Billing Address Requirements” field, allowing you to require a billing address from guests who use your booking engine, or when your staff makes a new reservation or edits an existing one from within the application.
  • You can now void payment transactions after 24 hours, unless the guest used cash, or a payment processing service.

Mybookings Improvements

  • The availability calendar for mybookings now works on small devices.
  • The availability calendar for mybookings now only displays information about restrictions that apply to your property. This removes unnecessary clutter from your booking engine.
  • Pricing information for additional guests added to a booking now appears correctly on mybookings.


  • Saving room types is now faster.

Have an idea that you want us to implement? Visit ideas.cloudbeds.com to vote and submit your suggestions. 

About Cloudbeds

Cloudbeds creates cloud-based hospitality management software that simplifies the working lives of professional property owners, operators, and employees. Tens of thousands of hotels, hostels, vacation rentals, and groups in over 135 countries trust Cloudbeds’ award-winning software. Founded in 2012, Cloudbeds has expanded to hundreds of team members in 31 countries who altogether speak 17 languages.

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