Setup instructions for Amazon Echo

  1. Get an Echo or Dot from Amazon
    • If you haven't done that yet, please use the picture links below. The price is the same as going to Amazon.com directly.
      Amazon Echo
      Amazon Echo
      Amazon Echo
      Amazon Echo
      Amazon Echo
    • We recommend setting up a separate Amazon account for your vacation rental. For details of why and a trick to do it easily, please see this resource.
    • Follow the normal setup instructions to get it online at your vacation rental.
  2. Enable the Virtual Concierge Skill
    • Login to the Alexa Companion App here, using the Amazon account you created for your vacation rental.
    • Go to 'Skills', and search for 'Vacation Rental Concierge Service'.
    • Select 'Vacation Rental Concierge Service', select 'Enable', and sign in.
  3. Provide your customized answers
    • Go to our Management Portal.
    • Sign up, and then click Add Property. From there, login with the Amazon account you created for your vacation rental.
    • Select your property and follow the instructions to save your tailored content.
Here's a short video walk-through of the setup process for Alexa
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