Easily Plug Checkfront into any Joomla Site!

Checkfront turns your existing Joomla! website into an online booking engine. Now your customers can view real-time availability, pricing, make online reservations and pay for their booking – all without leaving your existing Joomla!-powered website!

Here’s What You Need to Get Booking

  • A FREE Checkfront Trial Account
  • Our Easy Joomla! Plugin

What Can I Do With the Checkfront Joomla! Booking Plugin?

  • Easily embed a self-service booking interface into any page or post.
  • Ability to theme and customize the booking interface to match your site.
  • Display availability, take reservations, bookings and process payments online within your website.
  • Keep your data safe with our industry leading security.
  • All of the features of the Checkfront back-office application.

Installing the Checkfront Plugin

To install our Joomla booking extension, go to the Joomla Admin, then Extensions / Install and provide the URL above under “Install from URL“, or upload the file manually to your plugins/content directory.

Note: You’ll need to enable and configure the plugin in Joomla once installed. To do so, go to “Extensions / Plugin Manager” and Enable the Checkfront Booking Plugin. Click on it and supply your Checkfront Management Console URL and save it.

Don’t have an account? Get a Free Trial Account Here

Start Booking!

Assuming you have setup your inventory and preferences already on Checkfront, simply create a Page in Joomla, and where you want your Booking window to appear, enter the text: {checkfront} .

That’s It!


For a list of shortcodes which can be used to further configure your booking portal, please click here.

Need a Hand with Installation or Setup?

*Checkfront is a service independent of, and not endorsed by the Joomla! Project, joomla.org and Open Source Matters. Joomla! is a registered trademark of Open Source Matters.

Joomla 1.6 — 3.0
Joomla 1.5 (deprecated)