Buoy is a dynamic pricing tool that aggregates vacation rental and hotel data. Users can quickly see occupancy metrics and confirmed bookings’ nightly rates for their competitors. Using this data, Buoy AI recommends a nightly rate they call the Buoyancy Point instead of setting a fixed base price.



$30 per listing/ month


AI-Driven Dynamic Pricing: Yes

Price Limits: Yes, a price minimum can be set, but price maximums cannot.

Custom Rates: Yes

Discount Management: Yes

Yield Management: Yes

Price Forecasting Range: 1 year

Sync Frequency: Listing performance and competition data is refreshed daily.  Hotel data is refreshed daily or weekly depending on the dates and region. 

Minimum Night stays: Yes

Weekend Adjustments: Yes

Seasonality Adjustments: Yes

Date Availability Management: Yes

Booking Pace: Yes

Listing Analytics: Yes, through the Beacon report, which will be sent via email daily.

Local Data: Yes

Market Intelligence: Yes

Setting a List of Competitors: Buoy creates comp sets based on bedroom count, size, quality, and segment.

Analysis Tools: Yes

Map Display: Yes



Mobile: No app, mobile responsive site.

Customer Support: Email



  • Buoy pulls data on both vacation rentals and hotels in your area. The vacation rental data is from Airbnb and VRBO; the hotel data is from Expedia and Booking.com.
  • Flat monthly fee per listing.
  • Users can easily adjust their rates to higher or lower than the recommended Buoyancy Point rate.
  • The Beacon report saves time by automatically pulling key metrics into an easy to read report.
  • Easy to use interface.


  • Currently, Buoy only integrates with Guesty and Hospitable, but more integrations are coming.

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