OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ

Requests

Syntax

The OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message uses the following syntax:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          EchoToken="message_ID"
                          TimeStamp="timestamp"
                          Version="3.0">
  <POS>
    <Source>
      <RequestorID ID="partner_account_name"/>
    </Source>
  </POS>
  <Inventories HotelCode="HotelID">
    <Inventory>
      <StatusApplicationControl Start="YYYY-MM-DD"
                                End="YYYY-MM-DD"
                                Mon="boolean_value"
                                Tue="boolean_value"
                                Weds="boolean_value"
                                Thur="boolean_value"
                                Fri="boolean_value"
                                Sat="boolean_value"
                                Sun="boolean_value"
                                InvTypeCode="RoomID"/>
      <InvCounts>
        <InvCount Count="integer" CountType="2"/>
      </InvCounts>
    </Inventory>
  </Inventories>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ>

Elements & Attributes

The OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message has the following elements and attributes:
Element / @Attribute Occurrences Type Description
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ 1 Complex element The root element for a message that defines room rate availability.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / @xmlns 0..1 String (URI) The XML namespace.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / @EchoToken 1 String A unique identifier for this request message. This value is returned in the response message. Allowed characters are a-z, A-Z, 0-9, _ (underscore), and - (dash).
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / @TimeStamp 1 DateTime The creation date and time of this message.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / @Version 1 Decimal The OpenTravel message version.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / POS 0..1 POS A container for specifying the partner account for this message (typically used if your backend provides price feeds for multiple partner accounts).
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / POS/ Source 1 Source Required if <POS> is present. A container for the <RequestorID>.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / POS / RequestorID 1 RequestorID Required if <POS> is present. Defines the partner account.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / POS / RequestorID / @ID 1 String The partner account for this message. This string value is the "Partner key" value listed on the Account settings page in Hotel Center.

Note: If you have a backend that provides feeds for multiple accounts, this value needs to match the partner attribute value of your Transaction (Property Data) message and the ID attribute value in the <RequestorID> element of your <OTA_HotelRateAmountNotifRQ> message for the same account.

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories 1 Inventories A container for one or more <Inventory> elements.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / @HotelCode 1 String The unique identifier for the property. This value must match the Hotel ID specified using <id> in the <listing> element in the Hotel List Feed. The Hotel ID is also listed in Hotel Center.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory 1..n Inventory Defines available room counts for different time ranges for a single property.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl 1 StatusApplicationControl Defines the date range, as well as the identifier for the room type (InvTypeCode).
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Start 1 Date The starting date of the date range.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @End 1 Date The ending date of the date range. Must be equal or greater than the start value. If start and end are equal, the update applies to that date.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Mon 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Mondays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Tue 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Tuesdays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Weds 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Wednesdays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Thur 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Thursdays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Fri 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Fridays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Sat 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Saturdays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @Sun 0..1 Boolean Set to true or 1 to explicitly include Sundays.

If set to true, other days of the week that aren't explicitly set to true are excluded (in effect, they are filtered out from the dates within the Start and End).

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / StatusApplicationControl / @InvTypeCode 1 String The unique identifier for the inventory (room type). This value maps to <RoomID> in a Transactions (Property Data) message.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / InvCounts 1 InvCounts A container for defining a single inventory count.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / InvCounts / InvCount 1 InvCount Defines the number of available rooms that can be booked.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / InvCounts / InvCount / @Count 1 Int The number of available rooms that can be booked for the room type. A value of zero indicates that the room type is sold out. A negative value is treated as zero.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ / Inventories / Inventory / InvCounts / InvCount / @CountType 1 Enum

The type of inventory count being specified. Valid values are:

  • 2: Definite availability.

Examples

Example 1

Sets 5 rooms left for RoomID_1 on the given dates.

<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          EchoToken="12345678"
                          TimeStamp="2020-05-13T20:50:37-05:00"
                          Version="3.0">
  <Inventories HotelCode="Property_1">
    <Inventory>
      <StatusApplicationControl Start="2020-05-18"
                                End="2020-05-23"
                                InvTypeCode="RoomID_1"/>
      <InvCounts>
        <InvCount Count="5" CountType="2"/>
      </InvCounts>
    </Inventory>
  </Inventories>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ>

Example 2

Mark RoomID_1 sold out on the given dates.

<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          EchoToken="12345678"
                          TimeStamp="2020-05-13T20:50:37-05:00"
                          Version="3.0">
  <Inventories HotelCode="Property_1">
    <Inventory>
      <StatusApplicationControl Start="2020-05-18"
                                End="2020-05-23"
                                InvTypeCode="RoomID_1"/>
      <InvCounts>
        <InvCount Count="0" CountType="2"/>
      </InvCounts>
    </Inventory>
  </Inventories>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ>

Responses

Syntax

The OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS message uses the following syntax:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          TimeStamp="timestamp"
                          EchoToken="echo_token"
                          Version="3.0">
  <!-- Either Success or Errors will be populated. -->
  <Success/>
  <Errors>
    <Error Type="12" Status="NotProcessed" ShortText="issue_code">issue_description</Error>
  </Errors>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS>

Elements & Attributes

The OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS message has the following elements and attributes:
Element / @Attribute Occurrences Type Description
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS 1 Complex element The root element for a response to an availability message.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / @TimeStamp 1 DateTime The creation date and time of this message.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / @EchoToken 1 String The unique identifier from the associated OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Success 0..1 Success Indicates that the OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message was processed successfully.

Either <Success> or <Errors> is present in each message.

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors 0..1 Errors A container for one or more issues encountered while processing the OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message.

Either <Success> or <Errors> is present in each message.

OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors / Error 1..n Error The description of an error encountered while processing the OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message. Details on these errors can be found in Feed Status Error Messages.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors / Error / @Type 1 Integer The OpenTravel Alliance EWT (Error Warning Type) associated with the error. Only the value 12 (Processing exception) is used.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors / Error / @Code 1 Integer The OpenTravel Alliance ERR (Error Code) associated with the error. Only the value 450 (Unable to process) is used.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors / Error / @Code 1 Enum The status of the original request. Only the value NotProcessed is used.
OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS / Errors / Error / @ShortText 1 String The Google identifier for the issue. Details on these errors can be found in Feed Status Error Messages.

Examples

Success

The following is a response to a successfully processed OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          TimeStamp="2020-05-13T20:50:37-05:00"
                          Version="3.0">
  <Success/>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS>

Errors

The following is a response to a OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRQ message not processed due to errors.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS xmlns="http://www.opentravel.org/OTA/2003/05"
                          TimeStamp="2020-05-13T20:50:37-05:00"
                          Version="3.0">
  <Errors>
    <Error Type="12" Code="450" Status="NotProcessed" ShortText="8001">Example</Error>
  </Errors>
</OTA_HotelInvCountNotifRS>