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Buddy Alternatives

How do Buddy alternatives compare?

Cloudbeds and Hotelogix stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Buddy to its top 100 alternatives, monday.com has the highest rating, with ResNexus as the runner-up, and Buddy ranking 82nd place. monday.com has the most reviews with a total of 2,488, while Buddy has 3. Users say monday.com tops the list for value for money followed by ResNexus, while Buddy comes in 81st. Users also say monday.com and ResNexus are the easiest to use, while Buddy takes 84th place.

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Top 100 Alternatives & Competitors to Buddy

Cloudbeds

4.5
(193)

PMS, Booking & Channel Management for Independent Properties

Features

Total

18

59

28

features in common

18

features in common

Cloudbeds' unique features

  • Dorms

  • Data Import/Export

  • Private Rooms

  • Customizable Fields

Buddy's unique features

  • Electronic Payments

  • Revenue Management

  • Availability Indicator

  • Maintenance Scheduling

Value for money

4.4

0.6

5.0

What users say about Cloudbeds' value for money

There is zero support, they send you to a knowledge base and NO PHONE TO CALL. The api to airbnb does not work and actually blocks calendars randomly.

mj

marjorie j.

Our customers like the Booking Engine, and we like the integration with the sites like Booking.com and Expedia. We also like the variety of financial reports.

LS

Laura S.

Hotelogix

4.3
(172)

Hotel management software for small & medium businesses

Features

Total

12

27

28

features in common

12

features in common

Hotelogix's unique features

  • Spa/Activity Management

  • Customer Support

  • Guest Experience Management

  • Reviews Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • Billing & Invoicing

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.2

0.8

5.0

What users say about Hotelogix's value for money

This support proved to be very effective and helpful. The benefit's of it's pricing simply added to the already impressive set of gains we received utilizing the product.

MA

Myrtos A.

Critical errors make the system highly unreliable, and errors in their payments integrations that continuously fail to get fixed are causing the system to be too unreliable for operation.

CA

Cathrine A.

Execu/Suite

4.7
(3)

Cloud-based hotel property management system

Features

Total

12

28

28

features in common

12

features in common

Execu/Suite's unique features

  • Room Booking

  • Point of Sale (POS)

  • API

  • CRM

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Cash Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Hotel Connect

5.0
(9)

The all-in-one solution for independent hotels

Features

Total

23

52

28

features in common

23

features in common

Hotel Connect's unique features

  • Marketing Automation

  • Room Booking

  • Point of Sale (POS)

  • Employee Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Cash Management

  • Revenue Management

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Extended Stay

NOBEDS

3.0
(2)

Hospitality property management and hostel management system

Features

Total

12

40

28

features in common

12

features in common

NOBEDS's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • Accounting

  • Order Management

  • Task Management

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Multi-Location

  • Cash Management

  • Electronic Payments

WebRezPro

4.7
(141)

Cloud-based hospitality property management software

Features

Total

25

65

28

features in common

25

features in common

WebRezPro's unique features

  • For Vacation Rentals

  • Promotions Management

  • Availability Management

  • Accounting

Buddy's unique features

  • Availability Indicator

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Electronic Payments

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about WebRezPro's value for money

The support team is superb, always quick to answer emails and are very wonderful to speak with over the phone.

RT

Ruthella T.

I think the support team does a great job, and our rep has been amazing and responsive.

MS

Matt S.

Little Hotelier

4.2
(124)

Try free for 30 days. No Credit Card. Cancel anytime.

Features

Total

15

55

28

features in common

15

features in common

Little Hotelier's unique features

  • Restriction Management

  • Channel Analytics

  • Order Management

  • Reminders

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Maintenance Management

  • Availability Indicator

  • Built-in Accounting

Value for money

4.1

0.9

5.0

What users say about Little Hotelier's value for money

Since the updates, it lags when you try to drag a booking between rooms/ beds and it also refreshes every time you try to do something which is very frustrating.

SN

Sam N.

A friend who had been in the hotel industry for many years recommended that we incorporate this software to help manage our online reservations. It was one of the best decisions we have made.

JS

James S.

Roomsy

4.6
(22)

Hospitality property management for hotels

Features

Total

18

37

28

features in common

18

features in common

Roomsy's unique features

  • Room Booking

  • Accounting

  • Guest Experience Management

  • For Vacation Rentals

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Electronic Payments

  • Inventory Management

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Roomsy's value for money

The ease of use is my favorite part about this software. I have a lot of employees that aren't the best with technology and they caught on so quickly.

CP

Courtney P.

The back end functionality for making reservations was really nice, drag-and-drop, clean, etc. The customer service agent I talked to was friendly, like most Canadians tend to be.

LH

Lance H.

Lodgify

4.3
(344)

Vacation Rental Software with a Website Builder

Features

Total

13

56

28

features in common

13

features in common

Lodgify's unique features

  • Guest Communications

  • Drag & Drop

  • Marketing Automation

  • Channel Analytics

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Extended Stay

  • Inventory Management

  • User Management

Starting from

$11

Value for money

4.4

0.6

5.0

What users say about Lodgify's value for money

The text editor for the section “direction” is disastrous which lead to an unpleasant guest experience when they receive "directions" in their automatic emails.

cH

camille H.

I liked the Website Builder the most as it was easy to use and allowed me to quickly create a great looking website with good landing pages.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

MyVR

4.9
(41)

Vacation rental management software & channel manager in one

Features

Total

22

82

28

features in common

22

features in common

MyVR's unique features

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • WordPress Integration

  • Website Management

  • Activity Tracking

Buddy's unique features

  • Availability Indicator

  • Cash Management

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Revenue Management

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about MyVR's value for money

Markus and technical support wizard, Tristan, have been nothing but wonderful in helping us step-by-step with kind attention and responsiveness.

MM

Marc M.

You will be pleasantly surprised by the ease of use, pricing and the great support offered by this company. They are real people dedicated to providing a great product and service.

CF

Cynthia F.

CiiRUS

4.3
(73)

Intuitive vacation rental and property management software

Features

Total

14

55

28

features in common

14

features in common

CiiRUS's unique features

  • Property Management

  • Newsletter Management

  • Room Booking

  • Customer Support

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Cash Management

  • Electronic Payments

  • Price / Margin Management

Value for money

4.2

0.8

5.0

What users say about CiiRUS's value for money

Once upon a time Ciirus focused on making a good, affordable software for the little guy. It was once a very good integrated reservation and accounting program for management companies.

SG

Sharon G.

They are amazing to work with and always respond promptly. I really feel like they take the time to listen to us and to help us bavigate through the learning experience.

NL

Nicole L.

HelloShift

4.8
(51)

Hotel Guest Messaging - Staff Collaboration - Housekeeping

Features

Total

11

28

28

features in common

11

features in common

HelloShift's unique features

  • Work Order Management

  • Employee Management

  • Guest Experience Management

  • Vendor Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • Revenue Management

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about HelloShift's value for money

This was introduce to us a while back and ever since we love it so much that we been using it now for over a year now. Totally awesome platform and they best part is that it is available on mobile.

JA

Jaime A.

For me, the best part is that it helps me get tasks done. I also love how there's an app -- I can always go on HelloShift when on the go.

HT

Heather T.

CloudPM

4.4
(12)

Cloud-based hotel property management system for SMBs

Features

Total

16

23

28

features in common

16

features in common

CloudPM's unique features

  • Housekeeping Management

  • Catering Management

  • Room Booking

  • Employee Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Inventory Management

  • User Management

  • Cash Management

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about CloudPM's value for money

I love how anytime you have a problem, they are always so nice to fix it or if you need help with something they are always very nice about it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

The system itself is really nice and easy to use and some of the reporting is good to help with daily decisions, very flexible approach and they can add what may be required.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

GuestSuites

4.8
(6)

Hotel management for independent properties & resorts

Features

Total

10

25

28

features in common

10

features in common

GuestSuites' unique features

  • Customer History

  • Payment Processing

  • CRM

  • Group Reservations

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Price / Margin Management

  • User Management

  • GDS/OTA Integration

innRoad

4.5
(198)

All-In-1 hotel management solution with anytime cloud access

Features

Total

22

56

28

features in common

22

features in common

innRoad's unique features

  • Group Reservations

  • Point of Sale (POS)

  • Multi-Language

  • Employee Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Electronic Payments

  • Availability Indicator

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Invoice Management

Starting from

$150/month

Value for money

4.4

0.6

5.0

What users say about innRoad's value for money

At times the wait is very long and frustrating. There are also some language problems but those are really made worse by poor hearing on my part despite hearing aids.

JK

Jules K.

Somehow a little hard to use. Sometime glitches make system log out without any warning and one can loose work.

DS

Dave S.

RoomKeyPMS

4.1
(57)

Local Experts, the Best Support

Features

Total

23

51

28

features in common

23

features in common

RoomKeyPMS's unique features

  • Marketing Automation

  • Spa/Activity Management

  • Point of Sale (POS)

  • Employee Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Availability Indicator

  • Cash Management

  • Built-in Accounting

  • Facility Scheduling

Starting from

$120/month

Value for money

4.2

0.8

5.0

What users say about RoomKeyPMS's value for money

It is a strong and neat system that is easy to navigate, the information layout is clean and clear and the menu is great. The fact it is cloud-based is great as it can be navigated from anywhere.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Katie Mclane with roomkey has been outstanding in her ability to help with any issues I have encountered.

PB

Paul B.

Hostaway

4.7
(186)

Vacation rental software for property management companies

Features

Total

25

98

28

features in common

25

features in common

Hostaway's unique features

  • Partner Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • WordPress Integration

  • Owner Statements

Buddy's unique features

  • Cash Management

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Hostaway's value for money

Easy to use, good connection with few platform, good user friendly design. Some of the features are good.

JD

Jaymin D.

The customer support is excellent and they are constantly updating and improving. As you grow in number of listings the pricing becomes one of the best in the industry.

JP

Josh P.

RMS Cloud

4.4
(349)

Cloud-based hospitality property management software

Features

Total

17

68

28

features in common

17

features in common

RMS Cloud's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Marketing Automation

  • Group Reservations

  • Spa/Activity Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Electronic Payments

  • Cash Management

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about RMS Cloud's value for money

My overall experience is really good. I've been using RMS for over a year now and I am super comfortable with using this system.

cm

candice m.

Overall dealing with RMS in system wise has been great and Customer service are easy to talk to, friendly, explain things with ease they don't rush you. The team know there system and how to explain.

pv

preeti v.

eviivo

3.8
(251)

Channel Manager, Booking Engine & Property Management System

Features

Total

21

105

28

features in common

21

features in common

eviivo's unique features

  • Partner Portal

  • Room Inventory

  • Data Import/Export

  • Availability Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Cash Management

  • Extended Stay

  • Inventory Management

  • Facility Scheduling

Starting from

$30/month

Value for money

3.7

1.3

5.0

What users say about eviivo's value for money

The program doesn't ask for "City" or "State" of guests so we have no idea where they are from. This has been a problem during the Covid-19 crisis.

JS

Joy S.

We still have not recovered that loss. We will never recover the bookings that were lost during the time we were being shown as sold out.

CG

Carol G.

GraceSoft Easy InnKeeping

4.3
(51)

Property management solution for the independent hotel

Features

Total

24

73

28

features in common

24

features in common

GraceSoft Easy InnKeeping's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Channel Management

  • Mobile Access

  • Customizable Branding

Buddy's unique features

  • Maintenance Management

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Cash Management

Starting from

$59/month

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about GraceSoft Easy InnKeeping's value for money

Promote the best reservation that can increase the sales. Good hospitality with customers due to quick performance of software as compared to manual.

Tatenda Taty D.

We will always recommend Easy Inn Keeping, not just for a good product, but for the excellent care and attention you are sure to receive.

AB

Ashton B.

eZee Absolute

4.6
(259)

All-in-one online hotel management software

Features

Total

15

41

28

features in common

15

features in common

eZee Absolute's unique features

  • Work Order Management

  • Room Booking

  • Dynamic Pricing

  • Multi-Channel Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Price / Margin Management

  • User Management

  • Third Party Integrations

Starting from

$39.9/month

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about eZee Absolute's value for money

Since it is a easy set-up it helps safe time to train your staff. In return you get a up-to-date product that helps you manage and integrate your day to day operations more sufficiently and smarter.

MO

Marc Oliver H.

Overall a good value for money. The team is very active and helpful in resolving challenges / if any occurs and constant develops new features and refreshing the design.

AW

Alexander W.

Zingle

4.6
(116)

Text messaging for customer service & team collaboration

Features

Total

6

72

28

features in common

6

features in common

Zingle's unique features

  • Auto-Responders

  • Data Import/Export

  • Contact Database

  • Engagement Tracking

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • GDS/OTA Integration

  • Single Property

  • Electronic Payments

Starting from

$179/month

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Zingle's value for money

Great account managers, excellent communication. API is open and we are building a smart bot on top of Zingle.

Emmanuel L.

Its easy to share important information and I use it as reminders. The tags are great as well, i like that they are color coded.

CV

Catherine V.

Innkeeper's Advantage

4.9
(19)

Website, Online Reservations & Property Management in one.

Features

Total

17

40

28

features in common

17

features in common

Innkeeper's Advantage's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Marketing

  • Room Booking

  • Billing Rate Management

  • CRM

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Cash Management

  • Activity Dashboard

Starting from

$54.95/month

Value for money

4.9

0.1

5.0

What users say about Innkeeper's Advantage's value for money

They return calls quickly and work hard to resolve any issues. We feel like they are really interested in helping us to be successful.

ML

Martha L.

Innkeeper's Advantage answered all the questions I had and allowed me to learn how to manage the business thanks to the fantastic customer support and software itself working so well.

MD

Maryann D.

SkyTouch Hotel OS

4.3
(97)

Hospitality Property Management System

Features

Total

16

33

28

features in common

16

features in common

SkyTouch Hotel OS's unique features

  • Search/Filter

  • Dynamic Pricing

  • CRM

  • Catering Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Price / Margin Management

  • User Management

  • Third Party Integrations

Starting from

$5/month

Value for money

4.2

0.8

5.0

What users say about SkyTouch Hotel OS's value for money

Posting adjustments- inability to just void a recent transaction error. No Show - unable to reverse if necessary.

DH

Dana H.

Sky touch is a very good system and is very highly recommended. Their customer service is amazing.

RF

Rebecca F.

roomMaster Anywhere

4.3
(50)

Full featured online hotel booking system

Features

Total

13

44

28

features in common

13

features in common

roomMaster Anywhere's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • Customizable Branding

  • Multi-Channel Marketing

  • Customer Support

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • Extended Stay

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about roomMaster Anywhere's value for money

We have had a great experience with brilliant customer support during the change over from our old booking system and since. Works well and can be tailored to fit with us.

GB

Gemma B.

Ease of use, very easy to train new team members, very friendly user interface. Brilliant channel management, any changes made at site level is communicated across all booking channels seamlessly.

SM

Steven M.

StayNTouch Cloud PMS

4.6
(84)

Hospitality property management system

Features

Total

17

24

28

features in common

17

features in common

StayNTouch Cloud PMS's unique features

  • Housekeeping Management

  • CRM

  • Customer Experience Management

  • Channel Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Electronic Payments

  • Inventory Management

Starting from

$550/month

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about StayNTouch Cloud PMS's value for money

The main thing with StayNTouch is how easy it is to work with, we´re glad we switched. It feels like it´s constantly growing.

TL

Therese L.

Since we started using SNT Rover there have been good updates that have made the system better. We experience that they listen to their users and improves the product often.

AF

Andreas F.

VRScheduler

4.9
(85)

Vacation rental & housekeeping management

Features

Total

8

31

28

features in common

8

features in common

VRScheduler 's unique features

  • Owner Statements

  • Dispatch Management

  • Alerts/Notifications

  • Housekeeping Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Electronic Payments

  • Built-in Accounting

  • Extended Stay

  • Price / Margin Management

Starting from

$49.9/month

Value for money

4.9

0.1

5.0

What users say about VRScheduler 's value for money

CSR did an amazing job at training our team and continues to provide outstanding support. She is responsive and gives us a sentiment that she truly cares for her clients.

LS

Lili S.

She followed up to make sure we were happy with the program. I have been very pleased with the program and also the excellent customer service recieved before the sale and after the sale.

SB

Sheila B.

roomMaster

4.3
(56)

Cloud or on-premise hotel property management

Features

Total

18

41

28

features in common

18

features in common

roomMaster's unique features

  • Activities Booking

  • Customer Support

  • Customer Experience Management

  • Housekeeping Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Invoice Management

  • User Management

  • Activity Dashboard

Value for money

4.0

1.0

5.0

What users say about roomMaster's value for money

It is also important to mention that the customer support team is amazing and always helpful.

RB

Richard B.

It has great value and is much cheaper than most property management systems with similar features and functionalities. RoomMaster is easy to use and very stable.

RB

Richard B.

Guesty

4.5
(161)

Running a rental business is hard. Guesty makes it easy.

Features

Total

17

65

28

features in common

17

features in common

Guesty's unique features

  • Transaction History

  • Availability Management

  • Accounting

  • Client Portal

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Price / Margin Management

  • Maintenance Scheduling

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about Guesty's value for money

Honestly, worst software and worst customer service experience of my life, and I used to have AT&T. I would strongly advise people to run for the hills.

AT

Alan T.

Working with them has been great - they are collaborative, constantly improving their product, and have provided us with great customer service.

LD

Lulu D.

monday.com

4.6
(2.4K)

Project Management Made Easy

Features

Total

18

499

28

features in common

18

features in common

monday.com's unique features

  • For iPad Devices

  • Prioritization

  • Video Management

  • Presentation Tools

Buddy's unique features

  • Electronic Payments

  • Built-in Accounting

  • Availability Indicator

  • Cash Management

Starting from

$10/month

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about monday.com's value for money

When navigating the user-interface, it can have lagged. Its desktop version for mac is troublesome as compared to the online version and is annoying.

Poppy S.

Monday is very easy to use, has excellent help and tutorials, and extremely responsive tech support. They regularly add new features and improvements.

MG

Mitch G.

Clock PMS

4.7
(82)

Cloud-based hotel property management

Features

Total

13

38

28

features in common

13

features in common

Clock PMS's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • Point of Sale (POS)

  • Email Templates

  • Customer Experience Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Multi-Location

  • Built-in Accounting

  • User Management

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about Clock PMS's value for money

Very happy we have chosen for Clock PMS. It suits our needs perfectly and allows me to monitor the progress of my business closely.

MG

Maryn G.

Clock addressed all of those issues and included many great features to improve communication with guests. I was very impressed with how well Clock functions on mobile devices as well.

AT

Andy T.

Bookinglayer

4.7
(65)

Software suite designed for camps, retreats, and hotels.

Features

Total

21

75

28

features in common

21

features in common

Bookinglayer's unique features

  • Supplier Management

  • Group Reservations

  • Website Management

  • Email Templates

Buddy's unique features

  • User Management

  • Facility Scheduling

  • Availability Indicator

  • Revenue Management

Starting from

$100/month

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about Bookinglayer's value for money

We get more joy in doing bookings and administration and save a lot of time. Very grateful with customer service as well.

JK

Jessica K.

Great product, definetly the best we had over the last few years. Perfect for surf Camps, hotels, surfschools etc.

LH

Lisa H.

Uplisting

4.9
(57)

Short-term rental software to help you scale

Features

Total

19

67

28

features in common

19

features in common

Uplisting's unique features

  • Data Synchronization

  • Ratings / Reviews

  • Data Import/Export

  • Availability Management

Buddy's unique features

  • Availability Indicator

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Revenue Management

  • Price / Margin Management

Starting from

$100/month

Value for money

5.0
5.0

What users say about Uplisting's value for money

Do yourself a favour and give uplisting a try. The interface is very user friendly, it’s is continually improving and evolving and they really listen to the clients and their feedback.

HW

Holly W.

I love how uplisting connects with AirBnB & Booking seamlessly, the integrated all in one inbox absolutely amazing as well makes it easier for my team to access everything in one area.

Miguel L.

Duve

4.3
(10)

Guest Management System for hotels & vacation rentals

Features

Total

5

23

28

features in common

5

features in common

Duve's unique features

  • Guest Experience Management

  • SMS Messaging

  • Housekeeping Management

  • Customer Database

Buddy's unique features

  • Booking Management

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Billing & Invoicing

  • Electronic Payments

Starting from

5/month

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about Duve's value for money

Thank you to these most esteemed professionals who make it their business to offer a superior product and service for all their clients. With Gratitude, Ran Fridman at FRIDMAN PROPERTIES.

RF

Ran F.

I then contacted support via live chat to ask how to complain about this and that is also being ignored.

Adam W.

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4.3
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