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Appointment Booking Calendar Plugin and Online Scheduling Plugin – BookingPress

Appointment Booking Calendar Plugin and Online Scheduling Plugin – BookingPress



BookingPress is a full-fledged appointment booking plugin that allows setting up a complete booking system according to your requirements on your WordPress website with super ease.

Anyone who wants to manage their appointment scheduling online can use this plugin. Whether it’s a small/large business or an individual.


  • 🌺 Health & Wellness (spa appointment, massage studio, wellness centers, baths, aromatherapy, therapist booking, life coach booking, personal coaching, any other specialist who needs appointment booking)
  • 🧖‍♀️ Salon & Lifestyle (barber shops, hair salons, cosmetology centers, nail art studio, tanning studio, beauty salon studio booking, hairdresser booking, manicurist)
  • 🏋️‍♂️ Fitness & Gyms (Gym and yoga trainers, personal trainers, yoga studio, Yoga classes, Zumba dance academy, individual personal trainers, dance instructors, golf booking)
  • 🩺 Medical & Clinics (Doctors Appointment Booking, clinics, medical centers, dentists, clinic booking system, and other areas related to medical & clinic business.)
  • 💼 Professional Services (consultants, real estate agent, lawyers, photographers, dealers, Wedding Planners, Handyman services, Plumber Service, tattoo parlour, contractor, swimming pool booking service)
  • 📚 Education (tutors, education centers, coaching centers, private professionals, language schools, language lessons appointments, booking, private tutor, driving school appointment booking, seminar, webinar booking)
  • 🛥️ Equipment and transport rental (car rental booking system, bike rental, boat rental, yacht booking, technics booking, or any other kind of hourly or day rental service business)
  • 🚗 Service & Maintenance (car service, cleaning service, vehicle repairment, garage, bike service, heavy vehicle repairing service)

BookingPress provides a super easy interface hence no coding or design skills are required to add BookingPress into your website. Set up the plugin and start accepting booking with BookingPress WordPress Booking Plugin in just a blink of an eye. There are many booking plugins like Amelia and Bookly, but BookingPress is the only plugin available in the market that provides online payment gateway integration with PayPal for free.


Official Page || BookingPress Demos || Documentation || Facebook || YouTube || Instagram || BookingPress Community




  • Great UI And UX for appointment booking system
  • Seamless Integration With Your Website
  • Interactive booking wizard to schedule appointments quickly
  • ✨Seamless autologin for users immediately after booking an appointment
  • Online Payment with PayPal
  • Offline Payment Available
  • Easy And Quick Configuration Options
  • Manage Appointments with Calendar View
  • Super handy dashboard to track your business
  • Customizable email notifications
  • Import/Export Tool (Hassle-free transfer BookingPress plugin data)
  • Translation Ready
  • Captcha Free In-built Anti-spam Facility
  • Support of Gutenberg
  • Support of Elementor

And much more…

Note: BookingPress lite has many cool features than other free WordPress booking plugins, but if you want to experience the true power of BookingPress, you can go for BookingPress Premium. You will get 20+ payment gateways, 40+ add-ons, integrations completely free in BookingPress Premium. Visit our official BookingPress home page.


  • 🏆 Award-winning responsive design for frontend and backend
  • 🎨 Fully customizable Appointment Booking System
  • 🚀 Advance service options with extras selection.
  • 📊 Advanced staff dashboard for staff members.
  • 📝 Invoicing feature with pdf support.
  • 🖌️ Fully customizable booking forms and customer panel
  • 💳 20+ new online payment gateways integration (PayPal, RazorPay, Stripe, Mollie, Authorize.net, 2Checkout, PagSeguro, Braintree, Worldpay, Paystack, PayUMoney, PayPal Pro, PayFast, Square, Skrill, WooCommerce, Klarna, CCAvenue, Paddle, Mercado Pago, ECpay etc.)
  • 🗓️ Google, Outlook calendar integrations.
  • 📽️ Integrations with Zoom, Zapier, Mailchimp, Aweber, Omnisend, Google ReCaptcha.
  • 📍 Manage Unlimited Business location
  • 😀 Happy Hours (Dynamic) Pricing
  • 📦 Service Package (create packages of multiple services)
  • 📊 Conversion tracking
  • 🔄 Recurring Appointments
  • 🧾 Advanced reports and analysis.
  • 📱💬 SMS, Email & WhatsApp notifications.
  • 📅 Custom booking fields with conditional hide/show. (You can create different types of custom fields that will be shown during the booking so the customer can enter special requests, data, address, etc.)
  • 🔘 Custom service options include group booking, before and after buffer hours, extras, deposits, and different ways to pay for each service.
  • 👩🏻👨🏻‍🦰 Manage a multiple number of employees by building an employee database with each person’s unique working hours, service schedule, capacity, and price as well as setting up holidays and other special days.
  • 🌍 Multilingual support – options to translate the names of categories, services, extras, events, notification templates, etc. in multiple languages that are set on your website.
  • 🎟️ Create and send discount vouchers to devoted consumers for use during bookings.
  • 🕛📞 24/7 Customer support.


Tax – Tax percentage set here will be included in the final payment at the front-end while booking an appointment.

Invoice – A business owner has a lot on their plate, so manually creating invoices could take up a lot of your time. It can be simple to generate invoices automatically, gather orders, and manage your finances by using an invoice addon.

Unlimited Multi-Location – It is a crucial feature for service-based businesses, such as spas and salons, that have multiple locations. The Multi-location feature empowers customers by granting them the flexibility to book appointments at their nearest or preferred location. Utilizing the Location Addon, businesses can elevate their customer experience by offering a streamlined booking process that caters to each specific business location.

Service Package – The BookingPress Service Package Addon empowers you to create a package of various services, enabling you to provide customers with discounted rates on the overall package, thus enticing a larger clientele.

Cart Addon – By using the Cart Addon, you can also allow your customers to choose several services at once.

Happy Hours (Dynamic) Pricing – Happy Hours will assist you in configuring services with dynamic pricing during specific time durations on weekdays or on particular dates. Happy Hours can be tailored for each service individually, allowing you to set up multiple instances of Happy Hours for every single service on specific dates.

Conversion Tracking – You can integrate BookingPress with Google Analytics 4 for Conversion Tracking. Unlock the power of real-time analytics with up-to-the-minute data. You can supercharge your appointment booking system with insights that empower you to build winning strategies and boost your conversion rates like never before.

Recurring Appointments – This addon allows your clients to schedule multiple recurring sessions in advance for their preferred recurring frequency, days, and time slot along with the payment of all the sessions at once.

Customized email notifications – Brand automated email notifications the way you need; add custom texts, tags and more. Instant messages are sent out with automatically replaced client data.

Statistics & reports – View the statistics of your business in a single-view mode using simple and clear charts and graphs that show the revenue, the number of appointments and clients, and other data.

Mailchimp integration – Your customer list will naturally grow as a result of the integration of Mailchimp email marketing tools, which will also allow you to add the addresses of appointment-makers to your outreach lists.

SMS notifications – You have access to 30 SMS gateways through BookingPress, which you may utilize to notify your clients. Instant messaging is practical.

Waiting List – When any timeslot is fully booked, then the Waiting List feature will allow the Customers to still book the appointment and try their luck to get the service.

Google Calendar – Google Calendar integration will help to connect, manage and see the updates of the appointments for the Staff Member.

Zoom Meeting – BookingPress provides the integration support of Zoom Meeting. It helps to provide your services on the online platform in an easy and convenient way.

Tip – Make a positive approach to your business by encouraging the Staff Members with the Tip. Customers will be able to add the Tip for the service that they are booking.

Multi-Language – Broaden your business’s global reach with the added benefit of multiple languages. Customers from around the world will have the ability to book appointments in their preferred language. This addon will contribute to enhancing the user-friendliness of your website, simplifying customer communication more than ever before.

Import/Export Tool – The BookingPress Import/Export Tool is designed to streamline the secure transfer of your essential data, including Settings, Notifications, and all other BookingPress Configurations, with ease.

Auto-login user upon successful Booking – BookingPress offers a seamless auto-login for users 🤩 immediately after booking an appointment.

GDPR ready – We provide instruments to make your booking pages follow the GDPR compliance rules. You’ll ask for the user’s consent before processing any personal data.

RTL support – The BookingPress WordPress scheduling plugin is not just limited to and aimed at English websites. The built-in support for the RTL writing system is also included.

Know More About BookingPress 🔎

BookingPress Online Booking Plugin official page
How to Use BookingPress?
BookingPress for Salon
Help Center

Missing a feature you would like to have in BookingPress?

Suggest a feature/improvement


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  • BookingPress – WordPress Booking Plugin
  • BookingPress – Step-by-step Booking Wizard Form
  • BookingPress Customer Panel – My Appointments
  • BookingPress – WordPress Appointment Booking Plugin – Dashboard
  • BookingPress – WordPress Booking Plugin – Calendar
  • BookingPress – WordPress Appointment Scheduling Plugin – Manage Appointments
  • BookingPress – Appointment Booking Plugin – Manage Payments
  • BookingPress – Manage Services
  • BookingPress – Add New Service
  • BookingPress – Appointment Booking – Manage Categories
  • BookingPress – Frontend Customization
  • BookingPress – Manage Customers
  • BookingPress – General Settings


This plugin provides 2 blocks.

  • BookingPress – Appointments Booking Calendar Plugin and Online Scheduling Plugin
  • BookingPress – Appointments Booking Calendar Plugin and Online Scheduling Plugin


How to install the BookingPress Plugin

Please follow the steps for installation:

VIA WordPress

  1. After your download log into your WordPress admin interface
  2. After login click on Plugins from the left-hand menu
  3. Click on Add new
  4. Click on Upload
  5. Browse to the directory you downloaded the plugin to and click Install Now
  6. After WordPress has finished unpacking the file click on Activate Plugin
  7. After the plugin has been activated you will notice a new menu item on the left-hand navigation labeled BookingPress
  8. Done. Start exploring the world’s best WordPress booking plugin!


  1. After your download, unzip BookingPress from your download .zip
  2. Open your FTP client
  3. Browse to /your_wp_instalation/wp-content/plugins/ on your hosting server
  4. Upload bookingPress into this directory
  5. Go to your WordPress admin panel
  6. Go to plugins and activate BookingPress
  7. After the plugin has been activated you will notice a new menu item on the left-hand navigation labeled BookingPress
  8. Done. Start exploring the world’s best Appointments Booking System!


How easy is it to set up?

It is ridiculously easy to set up the BookingPress plugin.
1) Go to your WordPress‘ admin page, open BookingPress -> Services, and add categories and services.
2) Add [bookingpress_form] shortcode to one of your posts or pages.
3) Save it and Voila! Now customers can book appointments from your site’s front-end using BookingPress!

Is it possible to pay online?

Absolutely! Payment with PayPal is available along with On-site payment.

How to upgrade to BookingPress Pro?

You can purchase Premium version of BookingPress via our official website or you can also upgrade to premium from free version. Check out the guide here.

Can I install add-ons with the free version of BookingPress?

You can use BookingPress add-ons with the Premium version only. To install the add-ons you need to upgrade to BookingPress Pro first.

I want to learn more about all BookingPress features.

You can find more details about BookingPress Premium features here
(Check out our video tutorials about main BookingPress features).

Where can I publish a appointment booking form?

Here are the ways to add a shortcode [bookingpress_form] for step-by-step booking wizard form.
1) In the WordPress page
2) In the WordPress post
3) In the WordPress custom post
4) In the Theme Sidebar – BookingPress provides a widget which you just need to drag in the sidebar

Which page builders are supported?

BookingPress has dedicated blocks for following Page Builders
1) Classic Editor of WordPress
2) Gutenberg page builder of WordPress
3) Elementor Website Builder
4) WPBakery Page Builder

Where can I read the documentation?

The complete documentation is available on our website

How do I suggest a feature for future versions of BookingPress?

Please share your valuable Feedback/Suggestion/Feature Request here

Can the emails be customized?

Absolutely. Please check our helpful guide on how to customize emails.

Do I need to have coding skills to use BookingPress Plugin?

There is no need to learn any coding skills for operating BookingPress Plugin

Can I use Bookingpress for the hotel or Rental Properties Agents?

Bookingpress current version isn’t appropriate for the hotel or rental industry. Everything else is up for grabs. It’ll work for any company where you or your staff members are providing time-based services like legal or financial advice or spa and entertainment services. Online appointment scheduling are the primary goals of our solution.


16. julija 2024
it’s easy to set up and use as it helped me out with my yoga homepage – now I have a professional booking system that fits my need very well. Moreover, the technical support is very reactive and answered all issues I could encounter…
11. julija 2024
Have been using Lite for a while, I had some issues with flags disappearing and form not loading I had reached out to them and found out it was indeed from my caching plugin. The support was kind enough to guide me through the entire process as my developer had left me mid way. I didnt expect them to pay such attention to me as I was just a free user but didnt expect such good support. Now I am looking forward to upgrade to one of the premium plans but so far the lite was sufficient for me any my business, would definitely recommend.
10. julija 2024 1 reply
We’ve implemented this plugin for a client of us that is renting out boats. We’ve tried other plugins before but they always fell apart with either missing functionality that we needed or with sloppy support. Even though renting out objects (boats in our case) has its own requirements that are not 100% covered in the demos we took a small gamble to see how BookingPress would hold up. And: Not bad. We did have some back and forth with support but they were clear and correct, it almost all worked out for us. We did end up adding a feature request for missing functionality we would really like to see added. Especially to make it more developer friendly with documenting hooks (action/filters) that can be used to change/modify the existing functionality to a degree. We are a web development agency and would like more control over some parts of the plugin. In the end I would recommend the plugin.
1. julija 2024 1 reply
I asked a question about a specific feature before buying this service. Received an answer within 2 working days, detailing how my scenario can be addressed. Support was friendly and personal. I also asked at another forum and have not received response up until now. Thank you for the great pre-sales support! Hoping to start using the service soon.
25. junija 2024
The plugin is awesome, i have been using the free version for quite some time and when i decided to buy the premium version i never looked back! Great team, great support, great plugin.
15. junija 2024 1 reply
On behalf of client who has purchased this plugin I needed to ask a few questions to address some layout and use options. I am happy to say support were able to provide advice and solutions to enable the client to have the options required to work properly with his business.
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  • Added new feature to auto-login user upon booking
  • Added new language support for Calendar: Galego ( Galician )
  • Added new language support for Calendar: Hebrew
  • Other minor bug fixes


  • Fixed: Date format is not properly working with date pickers
  • Fixed: Custom CSS not working with load js/css option is enabled
  • Other minor bug fixes


  • Minor bug fixes


  • Minor bug fixes

For a complete list of changelogs of earlier versions, please check the website here