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3/28/2014 Member News

Bonita Beach Vacation Rentals Company Launches New Mobile App For Tourists

Bonita Beach Vacation Rentals Company Launches New Mobile App For Tourists


Lahaina Island Accommodations launches a new mobile app for guests called “Glad to Have You,” allowing guests to access crucial information about their vacation rental, amenities, maps, and a directory of nearby attractions and restaurants on Bonita Beach and Fort Myers Beach.


Barb Garfold
Lahaina Island Accommodations


Bonita Beach, FL (March 24, 2014) Lahaina Island Accommodations, an area leader in vacation rental management, partnered with Glad to Have You™ to deliver a state of the art mobile app, free of charge, to their guests. This new mobile app provides guests with all of the information they need while on vacation at the touch of a button.

Lahaina Island Accommodations’ mobile app provides guests with vacation rental access instructions, maps, custom rental content (such as gate codes, Wi-Fi passwords, door access codes, etc.), and a comprehensive list of area restaurants, activities, events, and other local recommendations. Modern travelers demand and deserve instantly accessible information and a great guest experience. Lahaina Island Accommodations is delivering that experience and differentiating themselves as a guest centric vacation rental company.

The Glad to Have You™ Guest Management System™ allows Lahaina Island Accommodations to deliver guest specific information via mobile devices and guest web portals. Guests receive only the information they need to enjoy their particular vacation rental. The Guest Management System™ can also track information about each guest, their likes and dislikes, and much more. With specific guest insight that is easily manageable, Lahaina Island Accommodations can provide a first-class experience unique to each guest, and unrivaled by any vacation rentals company in Bonita Beach or Ft Myers Beach. 

“The launch of this app is another example of how we strive to make our guest’s stay as convenient and stress-free as possible,” said Barb Garfold, owner of Lahaina Island Accommodations. “This new technology brings more efficiency to the communications process between the guest and Lahaina Island Accommodations by creating an easy-to-use source for information that is available when the guest needs or wants it.”

“We are thrilled to be partnering with a company like Lahaina Island Accommodations,” says Chip Hoffa, Director of Implementation at Glad to Have You™. “They clearly understand and embrace the importance of the overall guest experience, and we are excited to offer a mobile platform that will help Lahaina Island Accommodations provide a world class experience for their guests.”

Lahaina Island Accommodations helps families and lovers create joyful memories by providing accommodations on two tropical, Southwestern Florida beaches: Fort Myers Beach and Bonita Beach. These accommodations range from quaint, beach-side condos to luxurious, beach-front houses. Guests are invited to stay for as little as a few days to months at a time. Lahaina Island Accommodations also partners with local property owners to offer their homes as vacation rentals for tourists to enjoy year after year. For more information or to book a rental, visit