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Guest Payment - Instant Booking

I just received my first instant booking. I have spoken with the guest and Booking.com and given the guest access to the house. However, I'm confused about payment. The guest says they gave their credit card info to Booking.com, but I see nothing on my account.


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Derek Rule

I don't think "instant booking" means "instant payment".  I should think that the same creaking and groaning system that Booking.com applies in order to hold on to your money as long as possible will still apply.  They don't do anything until the Thursday after the guest leaves as far as I can see.