PayPal Payments Standard Add-on


All add-ons for Bookly require Bookly PRO installed and activated.

Accept credit card payments along with online payment systems without having to set up a separate payment system. Clients can choose to pay via their PayPal account or by entering credit card details, no PayPal account necessary. Purchase and download the add-on here.

Compare PayPal Express Checkout vs PayPal Payments Standard (Add-on)

Express Checkout (see integration instructions here)

  • A client has to log in or register at PayPal
  • Available as a part of the main Bookly Pro plugin

Payments Standard

Note that PayPal service availability varies by country/region. In some countries, PayPal does not allow paying by card, but only allows payment through PayPal account.

Set Up PayPal Payments Standard

1. Download the PayPal Payments Standard (Add-on) for Bookly; install it as a new plugin.

2. In Settings > Payments, see PayPal payment system and choose ‘Payments Standard’ from the drop-down menu.

3. Enter your PayPal ID.

4. Leave Sandbox mode as ‘disabled’ if you want to launch PayPal payment method right away; switch to ‘enabled’ for testing.

You can set the order for payment options display on the front-end (Payment step in a booking form). Go to Bookly menu > Settings > Payments and simply drag the sandwich icon to move the payment option up or down the list.




Pricing capabilities – learn all about setting up pricing for your services.

Manage payments and appointments – keep track of your transaction log.


More payment options – if you want to give your clients a choice of payment methods.

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