WordPress Hotel Theme – Oceanica – 20195320

If you are looking for a modern and lightweight design with an accommodation booking option for your hospitality business, Oceanica Hotel WordPress Theme will serve your needs perfectly. This theme is packed with all necessary functionality to run hotels, apartments, villas, vacation rental, hostels, etc.

Oceanica is powered by our custom MotoPress Hotel Booking engine WordPress Reservation plugin for various kinds of rental properties (the plugin is included for free!) that will help you add accommodations listing and enable online reservation for them without any technical help.

You may easily add real-time search availability form, rates, create seasonal pricing strategy, accept online payments and let guests pay after arrival, sell extra offers, disable booking for particular dates, create discount coupons and more.

Oceanica theme also supports direct website bookings synchronization with OTAs like Airbnb and Booking.com (via iCalendar).

You’ll have a full control over the Oceanica – add content, tweak design and automate your bookings management. The WordPress booking plugin for hotels that comes with Oceanica is professionally translated into multiple languages.

Hotel Booking WordPress Theme Highlights:

  • Accommodation Reservation Engine
  • Rent out Multiple Accommodations
  • Real-time Search Availability Form
  • Seasonal Pricing and Rates
  • Per-Guest Pricing Variables
  • Weekly and Monthly Rates
  • Online and Offline Payments (built-in PayPal, 2Checkout, Braintree, Stripe, Beanstream etc.)
  • Payment Request Addon (not included into the theme)
  • WooCommerce Payments Addon (not included into the theme)
  • Packages and Services
  • Flexible Booking Rules
  • Manual and Automatic Booking Confirmation
  • Automatic Reservation Emails
  • Discount Coupons
  • iCal Support to Sync Bookings Across OTAs
  • Admin Calendar of Bookings
  • Guest Reviews

What makes Oceanica Hotel Booking WordPress Theme special?

Oceanica WordPress booking theme is a fully handcrafted theme – both design and reservation functionality are made by our team. You’ll enjoy how seamlessly this WP rentals theme works, in visual and functional harmony.

Developing Oceanica, we wanted to make it maximum lightweight, without redundant functionality. No wrong plugins, no SEO problems. Now you can manage all-in-one hotel reservation plugin, add major content and put your business online so much faster.

The balanced mix of versatile functionality and universally applicable minimalist design makes Oceanica a truly multipurpose booking website template that can be used for different types of hospitality establishments regardless of their concept or size.

Oceanica comes with deep native integration with WordPress functionality. It means your customization will be easier and you won’t lose your content even if you change the theme. That’s why Oceanica will be the right choice if you’re looking for a WordPress booking theme suitable for both novice users and WordPress developers.

The front page of Oceanica can be edited in live mode via native WordPress Customizer. This will let you tweak the theme’s design to your needs without touching a line of code. For a start, сhoose any color combination with picker tool in Live Customizer and get a unique color scheme for your site in a couple of clicks. To go further on adjusting the look and feel of Oceanica to your needs, fill the 4 fully editable header and footer menus with any content you wish: copyright text, contact details, widgets, etc.

The built-in WordPress Booking plugin by MotoPress lets you list your rooms online indicating all the main details your guests may be interested in, including capacity, size, view, bed types and similar. Plus, you’ll be able to add text descriptions and image galleries to your property pages.

It is easy to set up a real-time reservation for your rentals with a choice of three different ways of their confirmation for clients: by email, by admin manually or with payments.

Custom rental rates. To have the bookings enabled on your property rental website, define pricing models and rates for your accommodations. Vary prices depending on the number of guests staying or the number of nights they stay at your hotel and or create custom rates for your lodgings (e.g., seasonal, (non)-refundable, etc.)

Collect payments on your hotel site using 6 popular payment gateways available on default or get more by installing WooCommerce Payments Addon.

The theme and the included WordPress booking plugin by MotoPress both come with detailed documentation and are supported via email, live chats and tickets.


= 2.0.2, Mar 17 2021 =
* Added the ability to turn on a sticky menu.
* Added the ability to set a video instead of an image at the front page.
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.9.5.
* Added the ability to set the Booking Buffer option.
* Added the ability to set Advance Reservation: the minimum number of days allowed before booking and the maximum number of days available for future bookings.
* Added the ability to resend the confirmation email for a booking.
* Added the ability to create internal notes for a booking visible for site admins only.
* Added the ability to edit existing bookings: you can now update check-in and check-out dates, rates, services, etc., as well as add, replace, or remove accommodations in the original bookings.
* Added the ability to set the number of days prior to the check-in date applicable for applying deposits.
* Stripe API updated to version 7.72.0.
* Improved compatibility with the image lazy-loading feature.
* Bug fix: fixed an issue that may cause errors in Sucuri and WP Mail SMTP plugins.
* Bug fix: fixed an issue with payments via Stripe when amount of transaction was not calculated properly.
* Bug fix: fixed an issue when an accommodation became unavailable for assignment to its accommodation type after renaming.
* Minor bugfixes and improvements.
= 2.0.1, Mar 20 2020 =
* Added theme support for Getwid plugin - collection of 40+ comprehensive Gutenberg blocks.
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.7.6.
* Fixed the issue with the upgrade database notice not disappearing in some cases.
* Fixed the issue with the improper language switch in the Price Breakdown table if a guest changes their booking details at the checkout.
* Added the ability to redirect to checkout immediately after successful addition to reservation on the search results page.
* Added the ability to set any number of adults or children at checkout so that in total it meets the limit of manually set accommodation capacity.
= 2.0.0, Nov 19 2019 =
* Added editor styles for Hotel Booking editor blocks.
* Minor bugfixes and improvements.
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.7.1.
* Improved blocks compatibility with the new versions of the Gutenberg editor.
* Added customer email address to the Stripe payment details.
* Fixed an issue where the price breakdown was not displayed in the new booking emails.
* Fixed an issue at checkout when coupon discount was not applied to the total price at the bottom of the page.
* Fixed a bug concerning impossibility to complete Stripe payment after applying the coupon code.
* Fixed an issue where the type of the coupon code was changed after its use.
* Improved the "Booking Confirmed" page with regard to displaying information on client's booking and payment in case the booking is paid online. Follow the prompts to update the content of the "Booking Confirmed" page automatically or apply the changes manually.
* Added the new email tag, which allows guests to visit their booking details page directly from the email. Important: you need to update your email templates to start using this functionality.
* New actions and filters were added for developers.
* Fixed the issue at checkout when a variable price was not applied if capacity is disabled in plugin settings.
* Added Direct Bank Transfer as a new payment gateway.
* Added the ability to delete ical synchronization logs automatically.
* Added new intervals for importing bookings through the ical "Quarter an Hour" and "Half an Hour".
* The user information is no longer required while creating a booking in the admin panel. You can enable it again in the settings.
* Added new tags for email templates: Price Breakdown, Country, State, City, Postcode, Address, Full Guest Name.
* Added the ability to select the accommodation type while duplicating rates.
* Improvement: now if the accommodation type size is not set, the field will not be displayed on the website.
* Implemented bookings synchronization with Expedia travel booking website.
* Updated PayPal and Stripe payment integrations to comply with PSD2 and the SCA requirements.
* Added the ability to receive payments through Bancontact, iDEAL, Giropay, SEPA Direct Debit and SOFORT payment gateways via the updated Stripe API.
= 1.9.2, Jul 10 2019 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.5.1.
* Major improvements on booking synchronization with online channels via iCal interface.
* Added the ability to export bookings data in the CSV format.
= 1.9.1, Apr 11 2019 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.3.0.
* Improved compatibility with WPML plugin.
* Fixed the bug appeared while calculating the subtotal amount in Price Breakdown when a discount code is applied.
* Added Hotel Booking Extensions page. Developers may opt-out of displaying this page via "mphb_show_extension_links" filter.
* Booking Calendar improvements:
* Tooltip extended with the customer data: full name, email, phone, guests number, imported bookings info.
* Added a popup option to display the detailed booking information.
* Bookings table improvements:
* Added a column with booked accommodations.
* Added the ability to filter bookings by accommodation type.
* Added the ability to search bookings by First Name, Last Name, Check-in Date, Check-out Date, Phone, Price, etc.
* Added a Service option that enables to specify the number of times guest would like to order this service.
= 1.9.0, Feb 12 2019 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.1.0.
* Added new blocks to Gutenberg.
* Added option to switch to the new block editor for Accommodation Types and Services in plugin settings.
* Added option to set the Price Breakdown to be unfolded by default.
* Improved design of Accommodation titles in Price Breakdown for better user experience. =
* Added styles for Hotel Booking Reviews addon.
* Minor bugfixes and improvements.
= 1.8.0, 14 Jan 2019 =
* Added theme support for WordPress 5.0 (Gutenberg).
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.0.3.
= 1.7.0, Sep 19 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 3.0.0:
* Introducing attributes. By using the attributes you are able to define extra accommodation data such as location and type and use these attributes in the search availability form as advanced search filters.
* Improved the way to display the booking rules in the availability calendar.
* Added the new payment method to pay on arrival.
* Added the ability to create fixed amount coupon codes.
* Added the availability to send multiple emails to notify the administrator and other staff about new booking.
* Fixed the bug appeared in the Braintree payment method if a few plugins for making payment are set up.
* Added the ability to set the default country on the checkout page.
= 1.6.0, Jul 30 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.7.6:
* A new way to display available/unavailable dates in a calendar using a diagonal line (half-booked day). This will properly show your guests that they are able to use the same date as check in/out one.
* Disabled predefined parameters for Adults and Children on the checkout page to let guests have more perceived control over options they choose.
* Fixed the issue with booking rules and WPML. Now all translations of accommodations are not displayed in a list and the booking rules are applied to all translations.
* Fixed the issue with Stripe when creating a booking from the backend.
* Fixed the issue with the booking rules not applying while checking an accommodation availability with the "Skip search results" enabled.
* Added a new feature "Guest Management". It is currently in beta and applied only to the frontend. Here are the main options of this feature:
* Hide "adults" and "children" fields within search availability forms.
* Disable "children" option for the website (hide "children" field and use Guests label instead).
* Disable "adults" and "children" options.
* Replaced "Per adult" label with a more catch-all term "per guest" for Services.
* Increased the number of digits after comma for setting a per-night price. This will help you set accurate prices for weekly, monthly and custom rates.
* Improved the way to display a rate pricing on the checkout page: the price is updated automatically based on the number of guests if there are any per-guest price variables.
* Added the Availability Calendar shortcode.
* Added sorting parameters to shortcodes.
* Added all missing currencies to the list of currencies.
* Added the ability to change a default anchor icon separator (editable in WordPress Customizer).
* Added a post without sidebar page template.
* Added the ability to import demo data (sample content) in one click.
= 1.5.5, Jun 27 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.7.4.
= 1.5.4, Jun 21 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.7.3:
* Added the ability to add monthly, weekly and custom (based on any length of stay) rates.
* Added a new admin data picker style.
* Single room type data output was rewritten in actions to provide developers with more flexible customization.
* Fixed the bug with the months localization of the admin booking calendar.
* Fixed the alphabetic ordering of countries for non-English websites.
* Added Summary and Description info to iCal import logs to help you easier identify bookings from different channels.
= 1.5.3, May 23 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.7.0:
* Added the ability to create a reservation manually.
* Added terms and conditions checkbox to booking confirmation page.
= 1.5.2, Apr 23 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.6.1:
* Added the ability to set different prices for one accommodation based on a number of guests.
= 1.5.1, Mar 7 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.4.3:
* Added a new option to skip search results page and enable direct booking from accommodation pages.
* Fixed the bug with check-in and check-out time not saving. Time settings were set to 24-hour clock system.
* Added tags to Accommodations.
* Added the following mphb_rooms shortcode parameters: category, tags, IDs and relation. Now you can display accommodations by categories, tags or accommodation IDs.
* Added a new field to settings where you can set a standard child's age accepted in your hotel establishment. This is an optional text, which will complete "Children" field label clarifying this info for your visitors.
* Improved the search availability calendar. Now it correctly displays the minimum stay-in days depending on a check-in date.
* Fixed the bug with all dates displaying as unavailable within certain booking rules.
* Fixed the bug with a custom rule not being applied because of a global booking rule.
* Fixed the bug with the Availability calendar not showing the correct number of available accommodations.
* Added "Blocked accommodation" status to the Booking Calendar.
* Added a new DESCRIPTION field with the booking info to the Export Calendar in iCal format.
* The Export Calendar in iCal format now shows the SUMMARY in the following format: first name, last name and booking_id.
* Now the booking information from external calendars is sent across booking channels without changes.
* Fixed the error with deleting an expiration date of the coupon code.
= 1.5.0, Jan 31 2018 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.4.1. Added the ability to apply taxes and fees.
* Made the theme WooCommerce ready.
= 1.4.1 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.3.1.
= 1.4.0 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.3.0. Added more flexible booking rules.
* Added support for Jetpack Content Options.
* Minor bugfixes and improvements.
= 1.3.1 =
* Theme updater updated.
= 1.3.0 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.2.0. Implemented bookings synchronization with online channels via iCal interface.
= 1.2.3 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.1.2.
= 1.2.2 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.1.1.
= 1.2.0 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated to version 2.1.0. Added the ability to add multiple bookings into one reservation and discount coupons support.
* Added Shortcode Widget plugin that allows to use shortcodes in widgets. If you use Testimonials shortcode in a Text widget, please re-create it and use Shortcode Widget instead of Text widget. 
* Improved the layout of comments on mobile devices.
= 1.1.0 =
* Hotel Booking plugin updated.
= 1.0.0 =
* Initial release