Archive for April, 2021

Why cloud PMS systems are changing the hotel industry for the better

April 27th, 2021 Mark Ellis Hospitality Technology, Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

  It is certain that as the hotel industry prepares for a new era, needs are changing. Consider the transformation we’ve seen in just the past few years. With the rise of cloud-based PMS systems, hoteliers are saying goodbye to stacks of paper, and freeing up physical storage spaces in back offices to make room… (more)

How to make your hotel eco-friendly in 2021

April 21st, 2021 Mark Ellis Hospitality Trends

If you’re currently looking to the future as an independent hotelier, you might have eco-friendliness in mind. The ‘pause’ on the hotel industry the past year has given hoteliers everywhere a chance to rethink how they operate. Not only in how they serve guests, but how they can operate in a more eco-friendly matter. After… (more)

4 ways to create a winning room rate strategy for your hotel

We can keep shouting from the rooftops about how hotels need to be customer focused until we’re blue in the face. And it stands to reason; your hotel’s warm and friendly experience will always be top priority. However, you can’t provide warmth or friendship if there’s nobody booked in to experience it. You’re still running… (more)

Advantages of Cloud Computing for the Hotel Industry

April 12th, 2021 Kent Howard Cloud PMS, General

You’ve probably already heard you’ll benefit significantly from cloud computing as an independent hotelier. This past year shed even more light on just how advantageous the cloud is over storing data on-premise. In 2019, just 24% of hotels in the U.S. were using a cloud PMS system. However, that number is growing by the day…. (more)

Al Fresco In April: Ways To Take Advantage Of Outdoor Bookings

April 7th, 2021 Stefano Mocella Hotel PMS, Online Bookings

The hospitality industry has certainly been one of the hardest hit by the pandemic, but it looks like hope is back on the menu. As part of his roadmap out of lockdown, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that hospitality venues will be able to start offering outdoor al fresco services again from April 12. With… (more)