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Activate a room type

If a room type has been deactivated, you may want to activate it again. Use /ota/OTA_HotelInvNotif to activate room types.

Activating a room type does not return roomrates and availability

If you activate a deactivated room type, you must create new roomrates (products) and then push availability again.

Before you start

You need:


HTTP request


Request body

Provide an OTA_HotelInvNotifRQ object in the request body. Example:

<OTA_HotelInvNotifRQ xmlns="" xmlns:xsi="" xsi:schemaLocation="" version="6.000" id="OTA2014B" TransactionIdentifier="5" Target="Production">
  <SellableProducts HotelCode="{PropertyID}">
    <SellableProduct InvNotifType="Overlay" InvStatusType="Active" InvCode="{RoomTypeID}">
      <GuestRoom />


The response contains an OTA_HotelInvNotifRS object:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<OTA_HotelInvNotifRS xmlns="" xmlns:xsi="" xsi:schemaLocation=" OTA_HotelInvNotifRS.xsd" TimeStamp="2019-07-31T13:46:52-00:00" Target="Production" Version="3.000">
    <Success />

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