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 worldwide,...
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

Top 6 millennial travel trends hotel industry needs to adopt

While talking about the recent events taking place in the world tourism industry, millennial travel trends take over the market with a significant hype; giving way to endless opportunities for the travel and hospitality industries. In an era where a virtual world is more real, likes are more appreciated than word-of-mouth publicity, social...
Read More January 20, 2018

5 tips to help you grow your hotel business in 2018

I know you're constantly planning to grow your hotel business. And this time, I've got just the right tips for you to have your way around the hospitality industry. The hospitality industry is the one which is ever evolving; being at the forefront in comparison with other trade. Every other day, you may be finding some practices becoming...
Read More January 18, 2018

What’s the role of apartment management software in hospitality industry?

With the recent prevalence of serviced apartments in the hospitality industry by becoming the first choice of accommodation for many, the need for technology and more clearly; apartment management software takes over. Serviced apartments or apartment hotels are primarily used for corporate travelers. Businesses, where executives are required...
Read More January 16, 2018

7 ultimate reasons why you should invest in a Hotel Channel Manager

Before we begin the dissection of a  channel manager, let us dig in why the tool comes into the picture. The hotel channel management has become a buzzword in the industry and we have been talking about it for quite a long time now. In the pursuit of connecting with more and more booking sources; you as a hotelier associate with several channels...
Read More January 5, 2018

A complete buyer’s guide to choose the best hotel booking engine

There’s no denying that there are a load of hotel booking engine to choose from and it can be difficult to choose the best one for your hotel. Of course, making the right decision will have a huge influence on your business in terms of efficiency and revenue. It is the right technology in business that produces ROI. However, when it comes to...
Read More December 22, 2017

5 reasons to have more OTA connections for your hotel

It has always been questioned whether do you really need to have more OTA connections for your hotel, or should you just rely on direct bookings on your hotel website. In case you decide to go with third-party distribution channels, then how many such OTAs should you opt for? And why should you not limit yourself to mere 2-3 OTAs for your...
Read More December 13, 2017

11 questions you need to ask before purchasing a Hotel PMS

Technology is making deep inroads into the hospitality industry and hotels across the world are looking to use technology, mainly hotel PMS to make operations smooth and efficient. The quest for the performance and efficiency has given rise to the development of countless hotel management systems. Running a hotel takes much more than delivering...
Read More December 10, 2017

7 Reasons to Adopt a Hotel PMS Mobile App

Mobile gadgets are a part and parcel of our daily lives, be it personal or professional. Your smartphones are the first thing you check after you wake up and the last thing you see before you go to sleep. Suffice to say, mobile technology plays a major role in being a convenient means of instant communications and being a bridge between you and...
Read More November 24, 2017

15 Ways to Increase Direct Bookings on Your Hotel Website

Last updated on: 26 August 2019 Any hotelier would wish to drive and increase direct hotel bookings on website, sooner or later. And if already has a hotel website, chances are, he's already doing something or the other to drive bookings there. But most of the hotels strive to rank above the OTAs in the search engines to get guests to book...
Read More November 17, 2017

Interventions

Interventions are something I talk about with every mama with whom I work, so I thought I would write a series of short posts covering some of the oft-raised issues and questions. I’m going to try to go chronologically through labor and birth – although of course, since every woman’s experience is different, things happen in different orders...
Read More November 3, 2017

4 ways to track bookings on your hotel website

Did you know: Nearly 66% of the guests prefer to book direct with hotels. Yeah, that’s right! 66 percent, that is two-thirds of the guests overall. You see, that’s the power of bookings on your hotel website. And that becomes one of the major reasons for you to get a booking engine for your hotel. Because as the guests get ready to book direct...
Read More October 20, 2017