Mainstay is an intuitive end to end PMS software system specifically designed
for the hotel market. Each hotel can select the modules suited to their
own establishment and requirements. Mainstay has built up an enviable reputation
for its functionally rich software, reliability and flexibility at a competitive
entry level price.
Mainstay has all the main features required for any busy hospitality environment; enquiries, reservations, billing, conference, sales ledger and marketing and is configurable to each individual hotel for ease of use.
Hoteliers choose Mainstay because it saves them time, money and helps streamline their business allowing staff and owners more time to interact with their customers.
Enquiries records all the customer details and any information they have requested whether its accommodation, wedding info, menus, or for any type of function the hotel holds. This is very useful for any future marketing purposes.
The room chart is colour coded which helps to display reservation status,
it is easy to reserve group and individual bookings, transfer guests and
review an informative summary of any booking reserved on the chart. The
drop down calendar makes it easy for date selection to check availability
in the future. All room types are displayed on the left hand side of the
chart and with a right click of the mouse you can amend, cancel, change
the tariff or view the full details of the reservation.
The conference chart allows you to reserve any functions or meetings etc. using the arrival and departure times, the chart shows each function room on a daily basis using hourly segments. This displays an easy view of how many functions/meetings are held on any one day. Attached to all reservations are a selection of business sheets, the details of any meeting/function can be completed, updated, recorded and stored against the reservation allowing all staff to view the information and understand the customers requirements.
The marketing module is a very useful tool to assist any business with special offers or promotions they may have. Mailing lists can be created by selecting required information from a range of criteria then sending a mail shot via email or post to the intended target market. There are also a wide range of informative reports available under this module.
There are several financial reports available under billing daily banking,
revenue, daily summary and a full audit trail of all financial data. Mainstay
also gives the guest a choice of two billing accounts (main and guest account)
for every resident when checking in, its easy to print or reprint all draft
and settled invoices. For all non residents ad hoc and misc bills can be
raised and any extras are easily posted on to the guest bills.
The sales ledger is a listing of all account customers, guest invoices can be transferred to an account with payments allocated against invoices when received. Monthly statements and chasing letters can be printed or emailed ensuring all your guest business accounts are up to date.
To make life easier for all hoteliers the interfaces that link to the PMS can become an essential part of the business. Mainstay interfaces to the following optional interfaces: