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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

What you missed in the latest Airbnb update that will impact you

Everyone should have already heard about the latest big update from Airbnb but almost no one seems to have caught the subtext, already in full swing, that might really work against hoteliers! What is it?  Well there is a good chance that the title on your Airbnb card has changed and you didn’t even notice! […]

How to improve guest engagement in hotels?

There has been expeditious growth in the hotel industry over the past years. Many hotel owners and managers are devising new marketing strategies to ensure they remain profitable and viable in the hospitality industry. Guest engagement is one of the marketing strategies that many managers embrace because it increases retention rates and brand loyalty.  If […]

What are KPIs in the hotel industry?

The hotel industry is arguably one of the most unpredictable industries in the world today. The massive industry comprising the food & beverage sector, travel and tourism, lodgings, and accommodations and recreational facilities employs a substantial percentage of the global population and directly and indirectly contributes a significant percentage of the global economy. To counter […]

All you need to know about ADR in hotel industry

Running a hotel requires paying attention to the daily expenses and revenue of your hotel business. The average daily rate of a hotel can help you keep track of your general performance.  The ADR is a metric used to measure the average revenue a hotel gets daily from each of their rooms when occupied. This […]

The main differences between cross-selling and upselling

It might be more expensive to acquire new customers than to retain already existing ones. What is more? A loyal client will buy from you more frequently than a new prospect. This is especially so in the hotel industry. People tend to stick to hotels and hotel managers they trust and whom they’ve had satisfactory […]