The Apollo terminal is the industry’s only EMV certified terminal solution to support important lodging segment features. Hotel owners can now accept payments via the latest technology and avoid costly chargebacks related to the EMV liability shift.
All In One Payment Terminal
Apollo AIO running the Equinox Voyager application is the first major EMV certified stand alone lodging payment solution available in the US.
While integrated property management systems connected to processors via gateway middleware are common for most large hotel chains, stand-alone and semi-integrated terminal based solutions are crucial for small operators.
Apollo AIO is the payment solution small and medium-sized hotel operators need to keep their business running smoothly and avoid chargebacks related to the EMV liability shift.
Lodging Features & Functionality
Unlike simple retail and restaurant applications running on traditional payment terminals, lodging solutions require more sophisticated features and additional functions to manage a folio and track charges throughout a guest’s experience: from reservation deposits to check-in, onsite property charges, and post checkout adjustments. It also engages customers and extends consistent customers and extends a consistent customer experience wherever the interaction takes place.
Harness the power of customer authentication to drive deeper engagement with your guests while extending your brand’s visual impact.
The Equinox family of modern solutions engages customers and extends a consistent customer experience wherever the interaction takes place: at reception, in restaurants, gift shops, and spas, around the pool, or via self-service stations.
- Advance reservations and deposits
- Check-in/check-out line busting
- Loyalty member identification/program enrollment
- Targeted promotions
- Recreation/spa booking
- Pay at the table
- Guest surveys/feedback
Use cardholder authentication at all points of engagement to promote products and services aligned with the type of customer.
- Loyalty program advertising
- Bar/dining specials
- Spa promotions
- Entertainment and activities
- Loyalty member instant rewards
- Local event advertising
The Apollo terminal is the industry’s only EMV certified terminal solution to support important lodging segment features such as:
Incremental room charges: Retail, Restaurant, Internet, Parking, etc.
Group reservation management
Tip support for restaurants and spas
Advanced Payment & Security Features
Compatible for stad alone and semi integrated configurations, the Apollo solution supports a host of important payment and security features for your merchants.
Apollo AIO is EMV/Smart Card, contactsless and NFC capable with advanced technology to handle all payment types, no matter how your customers choose to pay. Apollo AIO comes standard with a full color touchscreen, built in printer, 384MB of total memory, and a powerful ARM11 processor.