Google Lodging Format Schema

Lodging

Type Field Definition
Metadata metadata REQUIRED. The last updated timestamp must be specified.
string place_id REQUIRED. Unique Place ID identifier for the property. https://developers.google.com/places/place-id. Example: "ChIJrTLr-GyuEmsRBfy61i59si0".
Property property General factual information about the property's physical structure and important dates.
Services services Conveniences or help provided by the property to facilitate an easier, more comfortable stay.
Policies policies Property rules that impact guests.
FoodAndDrink food_and_drink Meals, snacks, and beverages available at the property.
Pools pools A body of water contained within a man-made structure either indoors or outdoors for the purpose of swimming, soaking, or recreation.
Wellness wellness Guest facilities at the property to promote or maintain health, beauty, and fitness.
Activities activities Amenities and features related to leisure and play.
Transportation transportation Vehicles or vehicular services facilitated or owned by the property.
Families families Groups of people who are related to each other, often consisting of adults and at least 1 child.
Connectivity connectivity The ways in which the property provides guests with the ability to access the internet.
Business business Features of the property of specific interest to the business traveler.
Accessibility accessibility Physical adaptations made to the property in consideration of varying levels of human physical ability.
Pets pets Policies regarding guest-owned animals.
Parking parking An area on-site at a property where one can temporarily leave a motor vehicle when not in use, or the services related to the act of parking in this area.
Housekeeping housekeeping Conveniences provided in guest units to facilitate an easier, more comfortable stay.
HealthAndSafety health_and_safety Health and safety measures implemented by the hotel during COVID-19.
Sustainability sustainability Sustainability practices implemented at the hotel.
LivingArea common_living_area Additional amenities available in shared areas.
GuestUnitType all_units In-unit amenities available in ALL guest unit types.
GuestUnitType some_units In-unit amenities available in SOME guest unit types.
repeated GuestUnitType guest_units In-unit amenities available in individual guest unit types.

Metadata

Type Field Definition
string last_updated REQUIRED. The ISO 8601 datetime at which the Lodging data is asserted to be true in the real world. Examples: "2018-11-13T13:14:52-0800", "2018-11-13T13:14:52Z"

Property

Type Field Definition
int32 built_year The year that construction of the property was completed.
int32 last_renovated_year The year when a renovation of the property was completed. Renovation may include all or any combination of the following: the units, the public spaces, the exterior, or the interior.
int32 number_of_rooms The total number of rooms and suites bookable by guests for an overnight stay. Does not include event space, public spaces, conference rooms, fitness rooms, business centers, spa, salon, restaurants/bars, or shops.
int32 floors The number of stories the building has from the ground floor to the top floor.

Services

Type Field Definition
float class_rating A rating system for classifying hotels based on their services and facilities. Typically a system ranging from 1 to 5 stars, with the greater number of stars indicating more services/luxury. In some countries, hotel class is governed legally or by a known hotel association.
bool front_desk A counter or desk in the lobby or the immediate interior of the hotel where a member of the staff greets guests and processes the information related to their stay (including check-in and check-out). May or may not be manned and open 24/7.
bool front_desk_24hrs Front desk is staffed 24 hours a day.
bool concierge Hotel staff member(s) responsible for facilitating an easy, comfortable stay through making reservations for meals, sourcing theater tickets, arranging tours, finding a doctor, making recommendations, and answering questions.
bool elevator There is a passenger elevator that transports guests from one story to another. Also known as lift.
bool baggage_storage A provision for guests to leave their bags at the hotel when they arrive for their stay before the official check-in time. May or may not apply for guests who wish to leave their bags after check-out and before departing the locale. Also known as bag dropoff.
bool laundry_full_service Laundry and dry cleaning facilitated and handled by the hotel on behalf of the guest. Does not include the provision for guests to do their own laundry in on-site machines.
bool laundry_self_service On-site clothes washers and dryers accessible to guests for the purpose of washing and drying their own clothes. May or may not require payment to use the machines.
bool social_hour A reception with complimentary soft drinks, tea, coffee, wine and/or cocktails in the afternoon or evening. Can be hosted by hotel staff or guests may serve themselves. Also known as wine hour. The availability of coffee/tea in the lobby throughout the day does not constitute a social or wine hour.
bool wake_up_calls By direction of the guest, a hotel staff member will phone the guest unit at the requested hour. Also known as morning call.
bool convenience_store A shop at the hotel primarily selling snacks, drinks, non-prescription medicines, health and beauty aids, magazines and newspapers.
bool gift_shop An on-site store primarily selling souvenirs, mementos and other gift items. May or may not also sell sundries, magazines and newspapers, clothing, or snacks.
bool currency_exchange A staff member or automated machine tasked with the transaction of providing the native currency of the hotel's locale in exchange for the foreign currency provided by a guest.
LanguagesSpoken languages_spoken At least one staff member speaks the given language.

LanguagesSpoken

Type Field Definition
bool arabic_spoken At least one staff member speaks Arabic.
bool cantonese_spoken At least one staff member speaks Cantonese.
bool dutch_spoken At least one staff member speaks Dutch.
bool english_spoken At least one staff member speaks English.
bool filipino_spoken At least one staff member speaks Filipino.
bool french_spoken At least one staff member speaks French.
bool german_spoken At least one staff member speaks German.
bool hindi_spoken At least one staff member speaks Hindi.
bool indonesian_spoken At least one staff member speaks Indonesian.
bool italian_spoken At least one staff member speaks Italian.
bool japanese_spoken At least one staff member speaks Japanese.
bool korean_spoken At least one staff member speaks Korean.
bool mandarin_spoken At least one staff member speaks Mandarin.
bool portuguese_spoken At least one staff member speaks Portuguese.
bool russian_spoken At least one staff member speaks Russian.
bool spanish_spoken At least one staff member speaks Spanish.
bool vietnamese_spoken At least one staff member speaks Vietnamese.

Housekeeping

Type Field Definition
bool housekeeping_available Guest units are cleaned by hotel staff during guest's stay. Schedule may vary from daily, weekly, or specific days of the week.
bool housekeeping_daily Guest units are cleaned by hotel staff daily during guest's stay.
bool turndown_service Hotel staff enters guest units to prepare the bed for sleep use. May or may not include some light housekeeping. May or may not include an evening snack or candy. Also known as evening service.

HealthAndSafety

Type Field Definition
EnhancedCleaning enhanced_cleaning
IncreasedFoodSafety increased_food_safety
MinimizedContact minimized_contact
PersonalProtection personal_protection
PhysicalDistancing physical_distancing

EnhancedCleaning

Type Field Definition
bool common_areas_enhanced_cleaning Enhanced cleaning of common areas.
bool guest_rooms_enhanced_cleaning Enhanced cleaning of guest rooms.
bool commercial_grade_disinfectant_cleaning Commercial-grade disinfectant used to clean the property.
bool employees_trained_cleaning_procedures Employees trained in COVID-19 cleaning procedures.
bool employees_trained_hand_washing_protocols Employees trained in thorough hand-washing.
bool employees_wear_protective_equipment Employees wear masks, face shields, and/or gloves.

IncreasedFoodSafety

Type Field Definition
bool food_preparation_and_serving_safe_handling Additional safety measures during food prep and serving.
bool food_areas_additional_sanitation Additional sanitation in dining areas.
bool individual_packaged_meals_available Individually-packaged meals.
bool disposable_flatware Disposable flatware.
bool single_use_food_menus Single-use menus.

MinimizedContact

Type Field Definition
bool no_high_touch_items_common_areas High-touch items, such as magazines, removed from common areas.
bool no_high_touch_items_guest_rooms High-touch items, such as decorative pillows, removed from guest rooms.
bool digital_guest_room_keys Keyless mobile entry to guest rooms.
bool plastic_keycards_disinfected Plastic key cards are disinfected or discarded.
bool room_bookings_buffer Buffer maintained between room bookings.
bool housekeeping_scheduled_request_only Housekeeping scheduled by request only.
bool contactless_checkin_checkout No-contact check-in and check-out.

PersonalProtection

Type Field Definition
bool common_areas_offer_sanitizing_items Hand-sanitizer and/or sanitizing wipes in common areas.
bool guest_room_hygiene_kits_available In-room hygiene kits with masks, hand sanitizer, and/or antibacterial wipes.
bool protective_equipment_available Masks and/or gloves available for guests.
bool face_mask_required Masks required on the property.

PhysicalDistancing

Type Field Definition
bool physical_distancing_required Physical distancing required.
bool plexiglass_used Safety dividers at front desk and other locations.
bool shared_areas_limited_occupancy Guest occupancy limited within shared facilities.
bool wellness_areas_have_private_spaces Private spaces designated in spa and wellness areas.
bool common_areas_physical_distancing_arranged Common areas arranged to maintain physical distancing.

Sustainability

Type Field Definition
EnergyEfficiency energy_efficiency
WaterConservation water_conservation
WasteReduction waste_reduction
SustainableSourcing sustainable_sourcing
SustainabilityCertifications sustainability_certifications

EnergyEfficiency

Type Field Definition
bool energy_conservation_program

The property tracks corporate-level Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions, and Scope 3 emissions if available.

The property has a commitment to implement initiatives that reduce GHG emissions year over year.

The property has shown an absolute reduction in emissions for at least 2 years.

Emissions are either verfied by a third-party and/or published in external communications.

bool independent_organization_audits_energy_use

The property conducts an energy audit at least every 5 years, the results of which are either verified by a third-party and/or published in external communications. An energy audit is a detailed assessment of the facility which provides recommendations to existing operations and procedures to improve energy efficiency, available incentives or rebates,and opportunities for improvements through renovations or upgrades.

Examples of organizations that conduct credible third party audits include: Engie Impact, DNV GL (EU), Dexma, and local utility providers (they often provide energy and water audits).

bool carbon_free_energy_sources Property sources carbon-free electricity via at least one of the following methods: on-site clean energy generation, power purchase agreement(s) with clean energy generators, green power provided by electricity supplier, or purchases of Energy Attribute Certificates (such as Renewable Energy Certificates or Guarantees of Origin).
bool energy_efficient_heating_and_cooling_systems

The property doesn't use chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)-based refrigerants in heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems unless a third-party audit shows it's not economically feasible. The CFC-based refrigerants which are used should have a Global Warming Potential (GWP) ≤ 10.

The property uses occupancy sensors on HVAC systems in back-of-house spaces, meeting rooms, and other low-traffic areas.

bool energy_efficient_lighting At least 75% of the property's lighting is energy efficient, using lighting that is more than 45 lumens per watt – typically LED or CFL lightbulbs.
bool energy_saving_thermostats

The property installed energy-saving thermostats throughout the building to conserve energy when rooms or areas are not in use. Energy-saving thermostats are devices that control heating/cooling in the building by learning temperature preferences and automatically adjusting to energy-saving temperatures as the default.

The thermostats are automatically set to a temperature between 68-78 degrees F (20-26 °C), depending on seasonality. In the winter, set the thermostat to 68°F (20°C) when the room is occupied, lowering room temperature when unoccupied. In the summer, set the thermostat to 78°F (26°C) when the room is occupied.

WaterConservation

Type Field Definition
bool independent_organization_audits_water_use

The property conducts a water conservation audit every 5 years, the results of which are either verified by a third-party and/or published in external communications. A water conservation audit is a detailed assessment of the facility, providing recommendations to existing operations and procedures to improve water efficiency, available incentives or rebates, and opportunities for improvements through renovations or upgrades.

Examples of organizations who conduct credible third party audits include: Engie Impact, and local utility providers (they often provide energy and water audits).

bool water_saving_sinks All of the property’s guest rooms have bathroom faucets that use a maximum of 1.5 gallons per minute (gpm), public restroom faucets do not exceed 0.5 gpm, and kitchen faucets (excluding faucets used exclusively for filling operations) do not exceed 2.2 gpm.
bool water_saving_toilets All of the property’s toilets use 1.6 gallons per flush, or less.
bool water_saving_showers All of the property’s guest rooms have shower heads that use no more than 2.0 gallons per minute (gpm).
bool towel_reuse_program The property offers a towel reuse program.
bool linen_reuse_program The property offers a linen reuse program.

WasteReduction

Type Field Definition
bool recycling_program The property has a recycling program, aligned with LEED waste requirements, and a policy outlining efforts to send less than 50% of waste to landfill. The recycling program includes storage locations for recyclable materials, including mixed paper, corrugated cardboard, glass, plastics, and metals.
bool food_waste_reduction_program The property has established a food waste reduction and donation program, aiming to reduce food waste by half. These programs typically use tools such as the Hotel Kitchen Toolkit and others to track waste and measure progress.
bool donates_excess_food The property has a program and/or policy for diverting waste from landfill that may include efforts to donate for human consumption or divert food for animal feed.
bool composts_excess_food The property has a program and/or policy for diverting waste from landfill by composting food and yard waste, either through compost collection and off-site processing or on-site compost processing.
bool soap_donation_program The property participates in a soap donation program such as Clean the World or something similar.
bool toiletry_donation_program The property participates in a toiletry donation program such as Clean the World or something similar.
bool safely_handles_hazardous_substances

The property has a hazardous waste management program aligned wit GreenSeal and LEED requirements, and meets all regulatory requirements for hazardous waste disposal and recycling. Hazardous means substances that are classified as “hazardous” by an authoritative body (such as OSHA or DOT), are labeled with signal words such as "Danger," "Caution," "Warning," or are flammable, corrosive, or ignitable.

Requirements include:

  • The property shall maintain records of the efforts it has made to replace the hazardous substances it uses with less hazardous alternatives.
  • An inventory of the hazardous materials stored on-site.
  • Products intended for cleaning, dishwashing, laundry, and pool maintenance shall be stored in clearly labeled containers. These containers shall be checked regularly for leaks, and replaced a necessary.
  • Spill containment devices shall be installed to collect spills, drips, or leaching of chemicals.

bool safely_disposes_electronics The property has a reputable recycling program that keeps hazardous electronic parts and chemical compounds out of landfills, dumps and other unauthorized abandonment sites, and recycles/reuses applicable materials. (e.g. certified electronics recyclers).
bool safely_disposes_batteries The property safely stores and disposes batteries.
bool safely_disposes_lightbulbs The property safely stores and disposes lightbulbs.
bool refillable_toiletry_containers The property has replaced miniature individual containers with refillable amenity dispensers for shampoo, conditioner, soap, and lotion.
bool water_bottle_filling_stations The property offers water stations throughout the building for guest use.
bool compostable_food_containers_and_cutlery 100% of food service containers and to-go cutlery are compostable, and reusable utensils are offered wherever possible. Compostable materials are capable of undergoing biological decomposition in a compost site, such that material is not visually distinguishable and breaks down into carbon dioxide, water, inorganic compounds, and biomass.
bool no_styrofoam_food_containers The property eliminates the use of Styrofoam in disposable food service items.
bool no_single_use_plastic_water_bottles The property bans single-use plastic water bottles.
bool no_single_use_plastic_straws The property bans single-use plastic straws.

SustainableSourcing

Type Field Definition
bool responsible_purchasing_policy The property has a responsible procurement policy in place. Responsible means integration of social, ethical, and/or environmental performance factors into the procurement process when selecting suppliers.
bool organic_food_and_beverages At least 25% of food and beverages, by spend, are certified organic. Organic means products that are certified to one of the organic standard listed in the IFOAM family of standards. Qualifying certifications include USDA Organic and EU Organic, among others.
bool locally_sourced_food_and_beverages Property sources locally in order to lower the environmental footprint from reduced transportation and to stimulate the local economy. Products produced less than 62 miles from the establishment are normally considered as locally produced.
bool responsibly_sources_seafood

The property does not source seafood from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch "avoid" list, and must sustainably source seafood listed as "good alternative," "eco-certified," and "best choice".

The property has a policy outlining a commitment to source Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) and/or Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Chain of Custody certified seafood.

bool organic_cage_free_eggs The property sources 100% certified organic and cage-free eggs (shell, liquid, and egg products). Cage-free means hens are able to walk, spread their wings and lay their eggs in nests).
bool vegetarian_meals The property provides vegetarian menu options for guests. Vegetarian food does not contain animal products.
bool vegan_meals The property provides vegan menu options for guests. Vegan food does not contain animal products or byproducts.
bool eco_friendly_toiletries Soap, shampoo, lotion, and other toiletries provided for guests have a nationally or internationally recognized sustainability certification, such as USDA Organic, EU Organic, or cruelty-free.

SustainabilityCertifications

Type Field Definition
bool breeam_pass BREEAM: Pass.
bool breeam_good BREEAM: Good.
bool breeam_very_good BREEAM: Very Good.
bool breeam_excellent BREEAM: Excellent.
bool breeam_outstanding BREEAM: Outstanding.
bool leed_certified LEED: Certified.
bool leed_silver LEED: Silver.
bool leed_gold LEED: Gold.
bool leed_platinum LEED: Platinum.
bool iso14001 ISO 14001.
bool iso50001 ISO 50001.
bool asian_ecotourism Asian Ecotourism Standard for Accommodations (AESA).
bool biosphere_responsible_tourism Biosphere Responsible Tourism Standard.
bool bureau_veritas Bureau Veritas.
bool control_union Control Union.
bool earthcheck EarthCheck.
bool eco_certification_malta Eco-Certification Malta Standard.
bool ecotourism_australias_eco Ecotourism Australia’s ECO Certification Standard.
bool great_green_deal GREAT Green Deal Certification.
bool green_globe Green Globe.
bool green_growth2050 Green Growth 2050 Standard.
bool green_key Green Key.
bool green_key_eco_rating Geen Key Eco Rating.
bool green_seal Green Seal.
bool green_star Green Star Hotel Standard.
bool green_tourism_active Green Tourism Active Standard.
bool hilton_lightstay Hilton LightStay.
bool hostelling_internationals_quality_and_sustainability Hostelling International’s Quality and Sustainability Standard.
bool hoteles_mas_verdes Hoteles más Verdes (AHT) Standard.
bool nordic_swan_ecolabel Nordic Swan Ecolabel.
bool preferred_by_nature_sustainable_tourism Preferred by Nature Sustainable Tourism Standard for Accommodation.
bool sustainable_travel_ireland Sustainable Travel Ireland – GSTC Industry Criteria.
bool tof_tigers_initiatives_pug TOFTigers Initiative’s Pug Standard.
bool travelife Travelife Standard for Hotels & Accommodations.
bool united_certification_systems_limited United Certification Systems Limited.
bool vireo_srl Vireo Srl.

Parking

Type Field Definition
bool parking_available The hotel allows the cars of guests to be parked, either for free or for a fee. Parking facility may be an outdoor lot or an indoor garage, but must be onsite. Nearby parking does not apply. Parking may be performed by the guest or by hotel staff.
bool parking_for_free The hotel allows the cars of guests to be parked without a fee. Parking facility may be an outdoor lot or an indoor garage, but must be onsite. Nearby parking does not apply. Parking may be performed by the guest or by hotel staff. Free parking must be available to all guests (limited conditions does not apply).
bool self_parking_available Guests park their own cars. Parking facility may be an outdoor lot or an indoor garage, but must be onsite. Nearby parking does not apply. Can be paid or free of charge.
bool self_parking_for_free Guests park their own cars for free. Parking facility may be an outdoor lot or an indoor garage, but must be onsite. Nearby parking does not apply.
bool valet_parking_available Hotel staff member parks the cars of guests. Parking with this service can be paid or free of charge.
bool valet_parking_for_free Hotel staff member parks the cars of guests. Parking with this service is free.
bool electric_car_charging_stations Electric power stations, usually located outdoors, into which guests plug their electric cars to receive a charge.

Policies

Type Field Definition
string check_in_time The hour of the day at which the hotel begins providing guests access to their unit at the beginning of their stay.
string check_out_time The hour of the day on the last day of a guest's reserved stay at which the guest must vacate their room and settle their bill. Some hotels may offer late or early check out for a fee.
bool kids_stay_for_free The children of guests are allowed to stay in the room/suite of a parent or adult without an additional fee. The policy may or may not stipulate a limit of the child's age or the overall number of children allowed.
int32 max_number_of_kids_stay_for_free The hotel allows a specific, defined number of children to stay in the room/suite of a parent or adult without an additional fee.
int32 max_child_age The hotel allows children up to a certain age to stay in the room/suite of a parent or adult without an additional fee.
bool smoke_free_property Smoking is not allowed inside the building, on balconies, or in outside spaces. Hotels that offer a designated area for guests to smoke are not considered smoke-free properties.
bool all_inclusive_available The hotel offers a rate option that includes the cost of the room, meals, activities, and other amenities that might otherwise be charged separately.
bool all_inclusive_only The only rate option offered by the hotel is a rate that includes the cost of the room, meals, activities and other amenities that might otherwise be charged separately.
PaymentOptions payment_options Forms of payment accepted.

PaymentOptions

Type Field Definition
bool cash The hotel accepts payment by paper/coin currency.
bool cheque The hotel accepts a printed document issued by the guest's bank in the guest's name as a form of payment.
bool credit_card The hotel accepts payment by a card issued by a bank or credit card company. Also known as charge card, debit card, bank card, or charge plate.
bool debit_card The hotel accepts a bank-issued card that immediately deducts the charged funds from the guest's bank account upon processing.
bool mobile_nfc The hotel has the compatible computer hardware terminal that reads and charges a payment app on the guest's smartphone without requiring the two devices to make physical contact. Also known as Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay.

FoodAndDrink

Type Field Definition
bool room_service A hotel staffer delivers meals prepared onsite to a guest's room as per their request. May or may not be available during specific hours. Services should be available to all guests (not based on rate/room booked/reward program, etc).
bool room_service_24hrs Room service is available 24 hours a day.
bool restaurant A business onsite at the hotel that is open to the public as well as guests, and offers meals and beverages to consume at tables or counters. May or may not include table service. Also known as cafe, buffet, eatery. A "breakfast room" where the hotel serves breakfast only to guests (not the general public) does not count as a restaurant.
int32 number_of_restaurants The number of businesses at the hotel that are open to the public as well as guests and offer meals and beverages to consume onsite at tables or counters. May or may not include table service. Also known as cafe, buffet, or eatery.
bool table_service A restaurant in which a staff member is assigned to a guest's table to take their order, deliver and clear away food, and deliver the bill, if applicable. Also known as sit-down restaurant.
bool buffet A type of meal where guests serve themselves from a variety of dishes/foods that are put out on a table.
bool buffet_dinner Dinner meal service where guests serve themselves from a variety of dishes/foods that are put out on a table.
bool buffet_breakfast Breakfast meal service where guests serve themselves from a variety of dishes/foods that are put out on a table.
bool breakfast_available The morning meal is offered to all guests. May be free or for a charge.
bool breakfast_for_free Breakfast is offered free to all guests. Does not apply if only limited to certain room packages.
bool bar A designated room, lounge or area of a restaurant with seating at a counter behind which a hotel staffer takes the guest's order and provides the requested alcoholic drink. May be indoors or outdoors. Also known as Pub.
bool vending_machine A glass-fronted mechanized cabinet displaying and dispensing snacks and beverages for purchase by coins, paper money and/or credit cards.

Pools

Type Field Definition
bool pool The presence of a pool, either indoors or outdoors.
int32 number_of_pools The sum of all pools at the hotel.
bool indoor_pool A pool located inside the hotel and available for guests to use for swimming and/or soaking. Use may or may not be restricted to adults and/or children.
int32 number_of_indoor_pools The sum of all indoor pools at the hotel.
bool outdoor_pool A pool located outside on the grounds of the hotel and available for guests to use for swimming, soaking or recreation. Use may or may not be restricted to adults and/or children.
int32 number_of_outdoor_pools The sum of all outdoor pools at the hotel.
bool hot_tub A man-made pool containing bubbling water maintained at a higher temperature and circulated by aerating jets for the purpose of soaking, relaxation and hydrotherapy. Can be indoors or outdoors. Not used for active swimming. Also known as Jacuzzi. Hot tub must be in a common area where all guests can access it. Does not apply to room-specific hot tubs that are only accessible to guest occupying that room.
bool waterslide A continuously wetted chute positioned by an indoor or outdoor pool which people slide down into the water.
bool lazy_river A man-made pool or several interconnected recreational pools built to mimic the shape and current of a winding river where guests float in the water on inflated rubber tubes. Can be indoors or outdoors.
bool adult_pool A pool inside the hotel or outside on hotel grounds restricted for use by adults only.
bool wading_pool A shallow pool designed for small children to play in. May be indoors or outdoors. Also known as kiddie pool.
bool wave_pool A large indoor or outdoor pool with a machine that produces water currents to mimic the ocean's crests.
bool thermal_pool A naturally occurring outdoor body of water that is heated by the earth's crust to a higher temperature, or an indoor or outdoor man-made pool that contains water maintained at a temperature higher than commonly found in standard swimming pools. The pools are used for soaking, relaxation and hydrotherapy. Not used for active swimming. Also known as mineral spa or mineral spring.
bool water_park An aquatic recreation area with a large pool or series of pools that has features such as a water slide or tube, wavepool, fountains, rope swings, and/or obstacle course. May be indoors or outdoors. Also known as adventure pool.
bool lifeguard A trained member of the hotel staff stationed by the hotel's indoor or outdoor swimming area and responsible for the safety of swimming guests.

Wellness

Type Field Definition
bool fitness_center A room or building at the hotel containing equipment to promote physical activity, such as treadmills, elliptical machines, stationary bikes, weight machines, free weights, and/or stretching mats. Use of the fitness center may or may not be free of charge. May or may not be staffed. May or may not offer instructor-led classes in various styles of physical conditioning. May or may not be open 24/7. May or may not include locker rooms and showers. Also known as health club, gym, fitness room, health center.
bool fitness_center_for_free Guests may use the fitness center for free.
bool elliptical_machine An electric, stationary fitness machine with pedals that simulates climbing, walking or running and provides a user-controlled range of speeds and tensions. May not have arm-controlled levers to work out the upper body as well. Commonly found in a gym, fitness room, health center, or health club.
bool treadmill An electric stationary fitness machine that simulates a moving path to promote walking or running within a range of user-controlled speeds and inclines. Also known as running machine. Commonly found in a gym, fitness room, health center, or health club.
bool weight_machine Non-electronic fitness equipment designed for the user to target the exertion of different muscles. Usually incorporates a padded seat, a stack of flat weights and various bars and pulleys. May be designed for toning a specific part of the body or may involve different user-controlled settings, hardware and pulleys so as to provide an overall workout in one machine. Commonly found in a gym, fitness center, fitness room, or health club.
bool free_weights Individual handheld fitness equipment of varied weights used for upper body strength training or bodybuilding. Also known as barbells, dumbbells, or kettlebells. Often stored on a rack with the weights arranged from light to heavy. Commonly found in a gym, fitness room, health center, or health club.
bool spa A designated area, room or building at the hotel offering health and beauty treatment through such means as steam baths, exercise equipment, and massage. May also offer facials, nail care, and hair care. Services are usually available by appointment and for an additional fee. Does not apply if hotel only offers a steam room; must offer other beauty and/or health treatments as well.
bool salon A room at the hotel where professionals provide hair styling services such as shampooing, blow drying, hair dos, hair cutting and hair coloring. Also known as hairdresser or beauty salon.
bool sauna A wood-paneled room heated to a high temperature where guests sit on built-in wood benches for the purpose of perspiring and relaxing their muscles. Can be dry or slightly wet heat. Not a steam room.
bool massage A service provided by a trained massage therapist involving the physical manipulation of a guest's muscles in order to achieve relaxation or pain relief.
bool doctor_on_call The hotel has a contract with a medical professional who provides services to hotel guests should they fall ill during their stay. The doctor may or may not have an on-site office or be at the hotel at all times.

Activities

Type Field Definition
bool game_room There is a room at the hotel containing electronic machines for play such as pinball, prize machines, driving simulators, and other items commonly found at a family fun center or arcade. May also include non-electronic games like pool, foosball, darts, and more. May or may not be designed for children. Also known as arcade, fun room, or family fun center.
bool nightclub There is a room at the hotel with a bar, a dance floor, and seating where designated staffers play dance music. There may also be a designated area for the performance of live music, singing and comedy acts.
bool casino A space designated for gambling and gaming featuring croupier-run table and card games, as well as electronic slot machines. May be on hotel premises or located nearby.
bool boutique_stores There are stores selling clothing, jewelry, art and decor either on hotel premises or very close by. Does not refer to the hotel gift shop or convenience store.
bool tennis The hotel has the requisite court(s) on site or has an affiliation with a nearby facility for the purpose of providing guests with the opportunity to play a two-sided court-based game in which players use a stringed racquet to hit a ball across a net to the side of the opposing player. The court can be indoors or outdoors. Instructors, racquets and balls may or may not be provided.
bool golf There is a golf course on hotel grounds or there is a nearby, independently run golf course that allows use by hotel guests. May be free or for a charge.
bool horseback_riding The hotel has a horse barn onsite or an affiliation with a nearby barn to allow for guests to sit astride a horse and direct it to walk, trot, cantor, gallop and/or jump. Can be in a riding ring, on designated paths, or in the wilderness. May or may not involve instruction.
bool snorkeling The provision for guests to participate in a recreational water activity in which swimmers wear a diving mask, a simple, shaped breathing tube and flippers/swim fins for the purpose of exploring below the surface of an ocean, gulf or lake. Does not usually require user certification or professional supervision. Equipment may or may not be available for rent or purchase. Not scuba diving.
bool scuba The provision for guests to dive under naturally occurring water fitted with a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (SCUBA) for the purpose of exploring underwater life. Apparatus consists of a tank providing oxygen to the diver through a mask. Requires certification of the diver and supervision. The hotel may have the activity at its own waterfront or have an affiliation with a nearby facility. Required equipment is most often supplied to guests. May or may not require a fee. Not snorkeling. Not done in a swimming pool.
bool water_skiing The provision of giving guests the opportunity to be pulled across naturally occurring water while standing on skis and holding a tow rope attached to a motorboat. Can occur on hotel premises or at a nearby waterfront. Most often performed in a lake or ocean.
bool bicycles_rental The hotel owns bicycles that it permits guests to borrow and use. Can be free of charge or for a fee.
bool bicycles_rental_for_free The hotel owns bicycles that it permits guests to borrow and use for free.
bool watercraft_rental The hotel owns water vessels that it permits guests to borrow and use. Can be free of charge or for a fee. Watercraft may include boats, pedal boats, rowboats, sailboats, powerboats, canoes, kayaks, or personal watercraft (such as a Jet Ski).
bool watercraft_rental_for_free The hotel owns water vessels that it permits guests to borrow and use for free. Watercraft may include boats, pedal boats, rowboats, sailboats, powerboats, canoes, kayaks, or personal watercraft (such as a Jet Ski).
bool beach_access Hotel property is in close proximity to a beach and offers a way to get to that beach. This can include a route to the beach such as stairs down if hotel is on a bluff, or a short trail. Not the same as beachfront (with beach access, the hotel's proximity is close to but not right on the beach).
bool private_beach The beach which is in close proximity to the hotel is open only to guests.
bool beach_front Lodging establishment is physically located on the beach alongside an ocean, sea, gulf, or bay. It is not on a lake, river, stream, or pond. The hotel is not separated from the beach by a public road allowing vehicular, pedestrian, or bicycle traffic.

Transportation

Type Field Definition
bool transfer Hotel provides a shuttle service or car service to take guests to and from the nearest airport or train station. May be free or for a charge. Guests may share the vehicle with other guests unknown to them.
bool airport_shuttle Hotel provides guests with a chauffeured van or bus to and from the airport. May be free or for a charge. Guests may share the vehicle with other guests unknown to them. Applies if the hotel has a third-party shuttle service (office/desk etc.) within the hotel. As long as hotel provides this service, it doesn't matter if it's directly with them or a third party they work with. Does not apply if guest has to coordinate with an entity outside/other than the hotel.
bool airport_shuttle_for_free Hotel provides guests with a chauffeured van or bus to and from the airport for free. Must be free to all guests without any conditions. Guests may share the vehicle with other guests unknown to them.
bool local_shuttle A car, van or bus provided by the hotel to transport guests to destinations within a specified range of distance around the hotel. Usually shopping and/or convention centers, downtown districts, or beaches. May be free or for a charge.
bool car_rental_on_property A branch of a rental car company with a processing desk in the hotel. Available cars for rent may be awaiting at the hotel or in a nearby lot.
bool private_car_service Hotel provides a private chauffeured car to transport guests to destinations. Passengers in the car are either alone or are known to one another and have requested the car together. Service may be free or for a charge and travel distance is usually limited to a specific range. Not a taxi.
bool private_car_service_for_free Private chauffeured car service is free to guests.

Families

Type Field Definition
bool babysitting Child care that is offered by hotel staffers or coordinated by hotel staffers with local child care professionals. May be free or for a charge.
bool kids_activities Recreational options such as sports, films, crafts and games designed for the enjoyment of children and offered at the hotel. May or may not be supervised. May or may not be at a designated time or place. May be free or for a charge.
bool kids_club An organized program of group activities held at the hotel and designed for the enjoyment of children. Facilitated by hotel staff (or staff procured by the hotel) in an area(s) designated for the purpose of entertaining children without their parents. May include games, outings, water sports, team sports, arts and crafts, and films. Usually has set hours. May be free or for a charge. Also known as Kids Camp or Kids program.

Connectivity

Type Field Definition
bool wifi_available The hotel provides the ability for guests to wirelessly connect to the internet. Can be in the public areas of the hotel and/or in the guest rooms. May be free or paid.
bool wifi_for_free The hotel offers guests the ability to wirelessly access the internet free of charge.
bool wifi_in_public_areas Guests have the ability to wirelessly connect to the internet in the areas of the hotel accessible to anyone. May be free or paid.
bool public_internet_terminal An area of the hotel supplied with computers and designated for the purpose of providing guests with the ability to access the internet.

Business

Type Field Definition
bool business_center A designated room at the hotel with one or more desks and equipped with guest-use computers, printers, fax machines and/or photocopiers. May or may not be open 24/7. May or may not require a key to access. Not a meeting room or conference room.
bool meeting_rooms Rooms at the hotel designated for business-related gatherings. Rooms are usually equipped with tables or desks, office chairs and audio/visual facilities to allow for presentations and conference calls. Also known as conference rooms.
int32 number_of_meeting_rooms The number of rooms at the property designated for business meetings. Rooms are usually equipped with tables or desks, office chairs and audio/visual facilities to allow for presentations and conference calls.

Accessibility

Type Field Definition
bool mobility_accessible Throughout the property there are physical adaptations to ease the stay of a person in a wheelchair, such as auto-opening doors, wide elevators, wide bathrooms or ramps.
bool mobility_accessible_parking The presence of a marked, designated area of prescribed size in which only registered, labeled vehicles transporting a person with physical challenges may park.
bool mobility_accessible_elevator A lift that transports people from one level to another and is built to accommodate a wheelchair-using passenger owing to the width of its doors and placement of call buttons.
bool mobility_accessible_pool A swimming pool equipped with a mechanical chair that can be lowered and raised for the purpose of moving physically challenged guests into and out of the pool. May be powered by electricity or water. Also known as pool lift.

Pets

Type Field Definition
bool pets_allowed Household animals are allowed at the property and in the specific guest room of their owner. May or may not include dogs, cats, reptiles and/or fish. May or may not require a fee. Service animals are not considered to be pets, so not governed by this policy.
bool pets_allowed_for_free Household animals are allowed at the property and in the specific guest room of their owner for free. May or may not include dogs, cats, reptiles, and/or fish.
bool dogs_allowed Domesticated canines are permitted at the property and allowed to stay in the guest room of their owner. A fee may or may not be required.
bool cats_allowed Domesticated felines are permitted at the property and allowed to stay in the guest room of their owner. A fee may or may not be required.

GuestUnitType

Type Field Definition
repeated string code REQUIRED. Unit or room code identifiers for a single GuestUnitType. Each code must be unique within a Lodging.
string name REQUIRED. Short name of the GuestUnitType. Target less than 50 chars for English version.
UnitTier tier Standard or deluxe. A non-standard room tier is only permitted if at least one other unit type is of a lower tier.
int32 max_number_of_occupants
int32 max_number_of_adult_occupants
int32 max_number_of_child_occupants
bool private_home
bool suite
bool bungalow_or_villa
bool executive_floor
bool connecting_unit_available
ViewsFromUnit views
LivingArea total_living_areas

ViewsFromUnit

Type Field Definition
bool view_of_beach
bool view_of_city
bool view_of_garden
bool view_of_lake
bool view_of_landmark
bool view_of_ocean
bool view_of_pool
bool view_of_valley

LivingArea

Type Field Definition
LivingAreaLayout layout
LivingAreaFeatures features
LivingAreaEating eating
LivingAreaSleeping sleeping
LivingAreaAccessibility accessibility

LivingAreaLayout

Type Field Definition
float living_area_sq_meters
bool stairs
bool loft
bool non_smoking
bool patio
bool balcony

LivingAreaFeatures

Type Field Definition
bool private_bathroom
bool toilet
bool bidet
bool shower
bool bathtub
bool hairdryer
bool washer
bool dryer
bool ironing_equipment
bool universal_power_adapters
bool air_conditioning
bool heating
bool fireplace
bool tv
bool tv_with_casting
bool tv_with_streaming
bool pay_per_view_movies
bool in_unit_safe
bool electronic_room_key
bool in_unit_wifi_available

LivingAreaEating

Type Field Definition
bool kitchen_available
bool refrigerator
bool dishwasher
bool stove
bool oven
bool cookware
bool sink
bool microwave
bool toaster
bool indoor_grill
bool outdoor_grill
bool minibar
bool snackbar
bool coffee_maker
bool kettle
bool tea_station

LivingAreaSleeping

Type Field Definition
int32 number_of_beds
int32 king_beds
int32 queen_beds
int32 double_beds
int32 single_or_twin_beds
int32 sofa_beds
int32 bunk_beds
int32 other_beds
bool roll_away_beds
int32 roll_away_bed_count
bool cribs
int32 crib_count
bool hypoallergenic_bedding
bool synthetic_pillows
bool memory_foam_pillows
bool feather_pillows

LivingAreaAccessibility

Type Field Definition
bool mobility_accessible_unit
bool ada_compliant_unit
bool hearing_accessible_unit
bool mobility_accessible_shower
bool mobility_accessible_bathtub
bool mobility_accessible_toilet
bool hearing_accessible_doorbell
bool hearing_accessible_fire_alarm

UnitTier

Value Definition
DEFAULT_STANDARD Standard. The basic unit tier for this Lodging.
DELUXE Deluxe or Superior. Only allowed if another unit type is a standard tier.

Exception

Value Definition
UNSPECIFIED_REASON Only use this if the factual information cannot be represented by the relevant proto field. i.e. a service is only available during some days of the week, or an amenity is only available seasonally.