17 best hotel promotion ideas you can use

Before we talk about the hotel promotion ideas that you can use for your hotel, let’s talk about how important promoting your hotel is? Let me guess, as important as adding spice to the stew, right? We’re sure, you must be making numerous attempts to do innovative hotel promotions at your place. But, do you think those traditional practices...
Read More August 24, 2018

Hotel reviews and reputation management: Unveiling the whole ball of wax

Last Modified on 20th May, 2019. In our industry, a stellar set of services is important to attract new guests. But do you know the importance of reputation management for hotels? Regardless of the size of their business, most businessmen agree that their success is majorly based on their customers’ reviews. But how do these reviews...
Read More August 14, 2018

Hotel overbookings: Let us learn to tame them

Hotel overbookings have been quite a repetitive term in the hospitality industry. Ever wondered what that is? Hotel overbookings are the condition a hotel faces when a single hotel room has been booked by more than one guest for the same time. It is quite a common situation in the hospitality industry especially, during the peak season. See,...
Read More July 10, 2018

Yield Management in Hotel Industry: Key factor of Revenue Generation

So, let me start with a question. What do you think is the center of each hotelier's concerns? Is it occupancy? Is it happy guests? (Well, definitely that's a must!) Is it more bookings? Now let me tell you, that whatever answer you might have; it leads to one and only one factor, that is Maximized Revenue or Increased Yield. In other words, it...
Read More June 20, 2018

8 best methods to increase your hotel ADR

Average Daily Rate or hotel ADR is a term that is quite popular among the hoteliers worldwide. Hotel ADR plays a great role in defining an increase in a hotel's revenue. Briefly, it is a metric to indicate the average realized room rental per day. And, working on ADR helps you devise a revenue generation blueprint that systematically gives your...
Read More June 15, 2018

Hotel guest self-service portal: Top reasons for you to try it

Self-service! Heard it before? Yeah! Innumerable times. Right? At numerous food and beverage outlets, airports, malls and gas pumps, and several other places. But let’s focus on the hotel industry here. What if I talk about hotel guest self-service portal? So this is not a hidden concept, but finally picking up the trend in the...
Read More May 19, 2018

How to use business insights to increase your hotel revenue

For any hotel business to survive and thrive in this industry, it has to have a perfect plan that works best for growth and hotel revenue hike. (Actually, this is how each business lasts!) Why the need for a change in business plan? Many antediluvian practices for business development are outdated and need a revamp. For instance, to cover the...
Read More May 14, 2018

Benefits of TripAdvisor: How TripAdvisor listing and reviews help grow your hotel business?

When was the last time you searched a hotel and it didn’t appear on TripAdvisor review website? Probably, 1 out of 10 hotels. (Because other 9 hotels are listed on TripAdvisor!) Many of us have come across such search results. The point is to give you an idea of how TripAdvisor has penetrated in the travel and hospitality market in the last 18...
Read More April 24, 2018

Best Hotel Guest Experience: How to enhance your guest experience at arrivals

There is nothing new in managing a guest arrival if you aren’t providing a magical hotel experience to your guests. This is what you strive to do as a part of your routine job at your hotel. Right from the moment you get a booking confirmation to the guest’s arrival and to his departure, you need to be constantly on your toes to meet his...
Read More April 17, 2018

How to deal with challenges in hotel industry

Not all the challenges in hotel industry are unique, but many are common in hospitality as well as in other industries. Are you frustrated and truly wish to overcome the challenges in hotel industry? Don’t fret! Despite a volatile market, year-on-year you're witnessing a rise in travelers globally who aim to get the best hospitality services...
Read More April 13, 2018

Duties of a hotel manager to focus on to increase hotel’s business

The duties of a hotel manager comprise of managing top to the bottom level workforce. Right from keeping the hotel running and live, the manager has to be aware of each and every action taken, whether it is a guest service, administration, bookings, dine-in, laundry, staffing, and payroll. If you hire a hotel manager who has soft and hard...
Read More March 29, 2018

Mistakes to avoid in your hotel distribution strategy

Online Travel Agents (OTAs) are an ineluctable supplement in promoting your hotel business, though often times because of negligence in your hotel distribution strategy, you may face low occupancy or your hotel rooms remain vacant and you face a major revenue loss. But naturally, this may be happening on a daily basis at several hotels...
Read More March 13, 2018

Why choose a comprehensive hotel management system?

Though you may enjoy a lot of perks of a stand-alone hotel management system, you can't deny the fact that you can do better. In an industry where innovations happen every day, keeping up with new technology tends to become less viable for a majority of hoteliers. So, with time, a stand-alone hotel software can be easily replaced by a...
Read More February 20, 2018

Follow 7 effective techniques to increase your hotel RevPAR

The question that every hotelier is concerned all the time about is: "How can I get more bookings and increase hotel RevPAR?" OR “What are the most effective ways to increase hotel revenue?". However, selling rooms at low rates to increase occupancy does not mean profitability for the hotel. Instead of high occupancy, every hotelier should...
Read More February 15, 2018

Hotel Revenue Management strategies you need to adopt in 2018

As odd as it may sound, but managing your health and managing your revenue has many things in common; both if followed by proven strategy, gets you great results. To start planning your hotel revenue management strategies for the year, you need to decide how much to spend on digital marketing, which channels to optimize, and where to make...
Read More February 12, 2018