Archive for the ‘Hospitality Trends’ Category

Why your website needs to go mobile right now

Over the past decade, smartphones have revolutionized our lives and have become completely interconnected into our everyday routines, so much so that we barely even notice them at times.   From connecting with friends to shopping online, taking photographs or planning and booking a vacation, the opportunities are endless.   It’s because of this significance that hoteliers… (more)

Location, location, location: How to use destination marketing to boost occupancy

June 1st, 2021 Stefano Mocella Hospitality Trends, Marketing

  Take your marketing to a new level!   It’s easy to get caught up on focusing your efforts into making your hotel unique and offering something different to entice guests and increase booking numbers.   Obviously, those efforts are important, however the greatest influence on booking numbers is due to location – thus, destination promotion is key!   The goal is to promote your location as superior to alternatives in the area, highlighting why… (more)

How To Promote Your Hotel App

May 27th, 2021 Stefano Mocella General, Hospitality Technology

  Tips on how to successfully promote your hotel app and engage your guests.     The contactless era is here.    With the pandemic impacting countless industries around the world, the adaptation and implementation of new ways to function have been of great importance, especially in the travel industry.     There has been an acceleration in the adoption of contactless technologies within the hotel industry, as less physical contact between guests and hotel staff means safer operations for all… (more)

How To Make The Most Out Of The Summer Season

May 10th, 2021 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Marketing

There’s no doubt that this summer will be a very different one. Post COVID-19 pandemic, no one really knows what the ‘new normal’ is going to look like. But, that doesn’t mean hoteliers can’t make the most of the opportunities that will begin to present themselves as the world reopens for business. With summer rapidly approaching… (more)

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)

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)

Pelican Bay Resort is prepared for any natural disaster with InnQuest roomMaster cloud PMS

March 26th, 2021 Stefano Mocella Cloud PMS, Hotel PMS, Online Bookings

PELICAN BAY RESORT’S PROFILE   Located on beautiful Aransas Bay in Rockport-Fulton, TX, Pelican Bay Resort is very popular with its guests because of its New England-style cottages, poolside mini-suites and accommodations in the Lodge, nestled among mature, shady oaks. Families in particular, enjoy the safe, quiet atmosphere, the property’s fishing pier and other local amenities near the Gulf of Mexico.  … (more)