API documentation

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The ColibriPMS API allows 3rd party developers to expand and build on the ColibriPMS platform.

The ColibriPMS API is an interface for accessing your ColibriPMS account(s) data using HTTP and XML. The API makes it easy to create web and desktop applications that integrate with your account.

Some potential application ideas

  • Building your booking engine
  • Custom tools for your agencies
  • Custom import tools

How to get access to API

If you need access to our API please write us a short email and describe what kind of application you would like to build.

API Endpoint

The ColibriPMS API has a single point of entry https://api.colibripms.com/external/xml.php we use basic access authentication.

Test your XML

Easily test your XML formatting within a browser https://api.colibripms.com/external/form.php.

Request Limits

By default, all accounts have a request limit of 10 API requests per second.

Representation Formats

All ColibriPMS API requests are composed of light-weight XML delivered as an HTTP POST request to the endpoint URL.

  • All XML should be UTF-8 encoded.
  • Date and time values are of the form YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS.
  • Booleans are either 1 (true) or 0 (false).


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