Escapia Integration

Written by:
Sarah

This article explains the steps required to integrate Wishbox with your Escapia account. In order to begin, you must register at the Wishbox website and complete the registration process.

After registration, please complete the steps below:

1. Request a Wishbox partner connection 

Navigate to the Escapia contact page. Under category select: setup and then choose email. 

Fill in your account name and info and paste the following text into the correct field

Subject: Partner Connection for Wishbox via HSAPI and add Wishbox to ENET.

Text: Please connect the partner Wishbox via HSAPI to my account. Please add Wishbox as a network partner in EscapiaNet. My Wishbox Contact is: Sharon Kopelman – sharon(@)wishbox.co

2. Enable Wishbox and set permissions

Once your request has been completed by HomeAway (24-48 hours), log into your Escapia dashboard and add Wishbox as a partner, then give the necessary permissions.

  1. Navigate to the HomeAway Partner Page:

Locate Wishbox, and then click Manage Partner.

When the Edit Permissions page loads, select the Enabled checkbox at the top of the page. (See instruction page).

On the Edit Permissions, please grant access to the following: 

  1. Check “Can Access Unit Addresses” and “can access door codes” at the top.

      2. Enable the following methods:

  • ListUnitTypes
  • SearchUnitSummaries
  • SearchReservationSummaries
  • GetReservationChanges
  • GetUnitById
  • GetReservationById
  • UpdateReservation
  • UpdateReservationMetadata
 

3. Choose properties to include in the Wishbox through EscapiaNET

  1. In Escapia navigate to: Admin >Setup >EscapiaNET > Join Escapia NET.  You may have to agree to the terms and conditions at this point.
  2. Go to Admin > Setup > EscapiaNET > Network Partners to display the Network Partners page. Make sure the check box to the left of Wishbox is selected.
  3. Click Admin > Setup > EscapiaNET > Unit Distribution to display the Unit Distribution page.
  4.  Find Wishbox in the List and choose “Unit Distribution”. In the unit list, you can click User-added image to the left of the Unit Code to expand the unit’s available partners.
  5. Choose Wishbox for each property you would like to include in the feed.

After completing the steps above, you will be able to log in to your Wishbox account and start customizing your account. 

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