Plan Availability: See below for more details
Locate: Manage > Languages
- A plan (Pro, Plus, Enterprise and Flex) that includes Multi-Languages to utilize Customer Languages. The Checkfront Translations feature is available to all plans.
- Admin permissions to access and manage Languages.
- Languages are available to those using items (Inventory > Items), a feature of our classic version of Checkfront.
This article is a brief introduction to Languages, including system, Staff, and Customer language options.
Please read the full series of articles, accessed at the side and bottom of this page, to learn more about the extensive features of Languages.
OverviewBack to top
Operating in the travel and tourism industry, chances are your business receives bookings from all across the globe. It is important, then, to offer your items/products and services in multiple languages.
At the same time, you need the default system language, Customer and Staff-facing, to be in the primary language that you do business.
Checkfront allows you to do just that through a combination of features including our default Language setting, Checkfront Translations, and Customer Languages (available on select plans).
Determines the default language for your account.
(Manage > Setup > Locale> Language)
Need to customize one of the default languages we support? Checkfront Translations allows you to create and apply a private translation of the language for use as your default system language.
Over 2500 text strings are available for translation in over 40 languages.
Allows you to offer the booking experience in one or more languages in addition to your default system language.
For example, your default system language is English, but alternatively, Guests can choose to have the booking pages display in French or Spanish.
We offer over 40 languages with locale variations available for each.
Available on Pro, Plus, Enterprise, Flex plans.
Activating Customer LanguagesBack to top
To activate a Customer language in your account, navigate to Customer Languages (Manage > Languages > Customer Languages) in your main menu.
Toggle a language on or off using the switch in the left column. An active language shows a green switch with the word ON displayed.