Travel Professionals

Travel Professionals

Best Western GDS Codes

Travel Agents looking to book Best Western hotels for their clients can use the following GDS codes:
Abacus: Y/HHL/QBW
Apollo: HODBW
Amadeus: GGHTLBW
Galileo: HODBW
Sabre: HODBW
Worldspan: G/HTL/BWQ


Commission Payments:
BestChequeTM – Best Western’s centralised commission program

Best Western’s global commission program, BestChequeTM, gives travel agents an even better reason to book their clients in any of more than 4,000 Best Western hotels worldwide. In addition to the quality and variety of product associated with the Best Western brand, travel agents also have the assurance that their commission will easily find its way to their agency.

Best Western guarantees a commission to all IATA and Best Western pseudo-IATA approved travel agents worldwide. Whether a reservation is booked through the GDS or Best Western’s central reservation system or online through, or, travel agents will receive a consolidated monthly statement that lists each reservation by property and pays all commissions in one cheque. Travel agents will receive their commission cheque in their local currency.

All rates are commissionable except nett rates as indicated and some specially negotiated group and rate plans. Commission payments are guaranteed by Best Western for up to six months after the departure date.

Commission Payment Queries:
Commission payments are made via BestChequeTM. This program is handled by Pegasus who maintain the product under the Pegasus commission processing banner

If you have not received your commission you should direct your enquiry to and they will be able to confirm where your commission is or redirect any enquiries to Best Western International.

Reservation and contact details for Best Western Australasia can be found here.