Learn how to create the Weather Section and the Weather Widget in iRiS Guest.


The Weather Section is a built in integration for iRiS Guest, providing your guests with a beautiful 5 day forecast for the location of their stay. It comes in 2 parts, the Section and Widget. To first create the Weather Section:


  1. Navigate to your Property and go to Content Management > Sections
  2. At the top click on + Add New Section
  3. Provide an Internal Name that is only seen in GXP
  4. Choose an Icon that will be displayed in the Side Menu in iRiS Guest
  5. In the Section Name field, enter the name you want displayed in iRiS Guest
  6. Set the Type as Custom Content
  7. Set the Is Visible toggle to Yes
  8. Scroll to the bottom and turn on Weather under Information Modules


Once saved, this will show in the Draft mode of iRiS Guest in the Side Menu. To create the Weather Widget to show on the Homepage:


  1. Navigate to your Property and go to Content Management > Homepage
  2. Scroll down to find Widgets and click on + Add New Widget
  3. Provide an Internal Name that is seen in GXP
  4. Choose Widget Type of Weather and click on Save
  5. Scroll to find the Widget and set the Is Visible toggle to Yes
  6. Click on Save at the top


Once Saved, you can view both the Weather Section and the Weather Widget in Draft mode. 



You should now be able to create a Weather Section and a Weather Widget for iRiS Guest