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Simple Bookings


Simple Bookings is a plugin that allows you to manage booking request approvals.

Plugin Features:

  • Easily add Booking Requests using the Booking menu.
  • View booking request approval status.
  • E-mail triggers go to the user completing the booking request, and to the user who is assigned to approving the request.

Upgrade at to the full version of Simple Intranet which includes;

  • an events calendar with a grid or event listing views and sidebar widget
  • online forms with drag and drop setup, and back-end viewing and downloads
  • Facebook-like activity feed for sharing comments in real-time
  • featured staff/employee sidebar widget (Employee of the Month)
  • Dropbox-like front-end file management using Media Library
  • most popular content tracking sidebar widget
  • vacation request workflow
  • instant organization charts using Google Org Chart API
  • polls for surveying visitors or staff
  • wiki with front-end editing
  • real-time chat function
  • appointment or room bookings function
  • Active Directory & Google SSO integration


  1. The Bookings menu is viewable by all roles. That said, only Admins and Editors and see and edit and approve requests. Subscribers can only see their own Booking Requests.


  • This screen shot shows the Simple Bookings summary area.


  1. Upload the ‘Simple Bookings’ plugin to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Visit Dashboard / Booking menu to Add Requests or View Requests.


How do I add a booking?

Login to the Dashboard and go to the Bookings / New Request area or add the [booking] shortcode to any page or post to display a front-end booking form. Enter a title and description of your booking, and the start and end times and dates. Choose who should approve the booking from the pull-down menu.

Contributors & Developers

“Simple Bookings” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Plugin launched.= 1.0 =
  • This is the first version.