Getting Started with PHP

  1. Preface
  2. Requirements
  3. Create the application
  4. Using BookingSync API


In this guide, we will learn how to use BookingSync API using PHP language and our dedicated PHP lib.

We will here run get_rentals example. This example use oauth2 bookingsync php. PHP 5.4 is required here.


  1. Clone this repository into your web server. e.g: /var/www/

  2. Create a new Vhost

<VirtualHost *:80>

    DocumentRoot /var/www/rest-request-php/examples/api-v3/
    <Directory /var/www/rest-request-php/examples/api-v3/>
        AllowOverride All
        Order Allow,Deny
        Allow from All

Create the application

Applications that want to use the API need to be registered in the partner panel on

If you are not a partner yet, it’s free to signup so join us :)

Click on New Application button

  • Name: Choose a name for your application. e.g: REST PHP
  • Admin url: Same as Redirect URI, opening the app from BookingSync admin dashboard will run the script.
  • Redirect URI: We want to run get_rentals example, so:

On the right side, select Standalone and Private

Once your application is created, copy the Private App Access Code. Then go to the Admin panel > Apps and paste this code inside Instal a Private App.

Using BookingSync API

Open examples > api-v3 > get_rentals.php file.

We need to change l.15-17 to tell him how to use our BookingSync application previouly created.

Go to you Partner Panel and click on manage and copy/paste Client ID and Client Secret into this file. Same for redirectUri.

If you go now to you should be able to see the result of this example.