Booking.com have updated their payment options

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Recently, Booking updated its payment method. Let’s have a look at how it used to be and how it is now. Booking.com payment options for guests: back then Not too long ago, when a guest made a reservation on Booking, the hotels and property owners selling on this site, would get a straightforward choice over […]

6 Need-to-knows of Hotel Revenue Management

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Hotel Revenue Management is a practice as essential to running a hotel as keeping a collection of rooms, beds and keycards. It is to hospitality what trainers are to long-distance running. The only problem is – when was the last time you had the make-up of a trainer laid out to you? Do you know […]

Hotel Revenue Management Strategies within the Industry

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For many independent hotel managers or owners hotel revenue management or yield management is somewhere between Pandora’s Box and Aladdin’s Cave. It is the grail of the hospitality industry – the hotel business – but not quite as straightforward as a lot of people imagine it should be. Sure, there are bound to be wonders […]

Revenue Management Software for Hotels

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If you’ve just decide to take up Revenue Management for your hotel and you’ve just invested on a brand new pen and a notepad you might be underinvesting. Like almost everything in life these days you need to start thinking about how to use your computer and the data it offers you to get the […]

5 Best Smartphone Practices For Independent Hoteliers

Smartphones have come to play a fundamental role in our lives. If you’re not Googling, reserving and shopping by tapping a glass rectangle it’s very possible you’re from the past. Or another planet. Or both. The latest generation of adults is finding love and having pizza delivered with the help of a few taps and […]

Hoteliers: Check in to TikTok

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How can hoteliers increase their direct bookings using TikTok? TikTok is the next big hotel thing Some hoteliers are using TikTok to boost their direct bookings. That’s right – the kids have made another verb out of a phone app and it’s the next essential tech tool you need to master. In this article I’m […]

Introducing SmartPricing by Amenitiz

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We at Amenitiz are proud to present your newest essential tool. With SmartPricing by Amenitiz, knowing the optimum price at which to sell your rooms is about to get easier. Meet every hotelier’s new tech partner. Its aim is to take a load off you when it comes to the complex business of developing a […]

To do or not to do – that is the hotel breakfast question

When you take away all the trimmings – put showers where the two person jacuzzis are and regular beds where there would have been four-posters – the breakfast – and particularly the breakfast buffet – might be the only thing that makes a hotel-stay truly exclusive to a regular day in the life. Think about […]

Send Out the Google Hotel Search Party

Hoteliers Assemble – GHS is Here to Help! We’re almost at the point where the word Google can step up and replace the word ‘Internet’ in the dictionary so it should be of no surprise to anyone that the software giant has been slowly but surely elbowing it’s way to the front of the queue […]

10 Ways to Avoid the Brunt of the Energy Crisis this Winter

With the war in Ukraine nearly two thirds of a year old and winter coming it’s high time we each took an inventory of the imminent pragmatic consequences we can expect for us and ours.  The effects of the ongoing conflict will continue to have far-reaching consequences for us all – I’ll bet you’re feeling […]