Archive for the ‘Hotel PMS’ Category

Why You Need a Cloud PMS Right Now

Hoteliers of all property sizes and locations know the importance of a property management system (PMS). Whether they’re operating a small bed and breakfast, student housing, or a large branded chain, having a modern PMS will put you ahead of the game when it comes to running your property. When your property is utilizing a… (more)

Top Five Features to Look for in a Channel Manager

August 13th, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hotel PMS, Hotel Property Management, Latest News, Online Bookings

As a hotelier it’s important to stay up to date with hospitality trends. Probably the most complicated trend and topic is that of Channel management. Our hope is that this blog will provide you with the top features to look for when choosing a channel manager, and hopefully debunk the mysteries surrounding this powerful add-on… (more)

How These Three Technologies Can Enhance Your Guest Experience

There aren’t a lot of businesses these days that don’t have some form of automation; from airline ticket counters, to self-checkouts at the grocery store, automation can be considered a blessing and a curse. However, while full automation may reduce operational and staffing costs, in the hotel industry it also eliminates the ability to utilize… (more)

Manage and Streamline Your Rates Directly in roomMaster with Stayfull

March 20th, 2020 Stefano Mocella Hotel PMS, Hotel Property Management, Online Bookings

Stayfull Channel Manager ensures rate parity across all sites With OTAs continuing to emerge as a necessary ally to increase your hotel’s online presence, the need for a powerful hotel channel manager continues to grow. Research suggests that as much as 72% of independent hotel bookings are now done through a third party OTA. While… (more)

The Key Ingredients of a Powerful Channel Manager

March 5th, 2020 Mark Ellis Data Management, Hotel PMS, Online Bookings

There are so many sources of potential business for modern hotels. From the humble hotel website to the myriad of online travel agencies (OTAs) and review websites, guests can, literally, appear from anywhere. But how do you tame this vast online platform of bookings? For new and experienced hoteliers alike, channel management can be something… (more)

The Power of the Survey: How to Use Surveys to Keep Guests Coming Back

January 22nd, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

In today’s world hoteliers must be ready for anything; that means guest feedback too. Gone are the days of old where guests would leave handwritten notes on a guestbook in a hotel room outlining their delightful stay. No, today there are so many forums in which guests can leave positive or negative feedback that hoteliers… (more)

What You Need to Know About Ransomware and Your Hotel

August 28th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Cloud PMS, Hotel PMS

Did you know that ransomware attacks have increased over 97% in the past two years, and new businesses will fall victim to ransomware every 14 seconds in 2019 and every 11 seconds by 2021 (Phoenix NAP)? It’s no secret that ransomware attacks have become more prevalent and sophisticated over the years, but have you been… (more)

How Hoteliers Can Combat The Share Economy

August 13th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hotel PMS

The sharing economy is a relatively new concept only having been around for approximately ten years. Sharing economy is nothing more than a consumer or company that can provide an under-utilized good to a consumer for money. However, the sharing economy hasn’t had a profound effect on the hotel industry until very recently. With most… (more)

Are 2019 Hotel Marketing Trends Knocking It Out of The Park for Your Property?

August 1st, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

Out of all the 2019 hotel marketing trends, there are some that are being called the “next big thing” regarding boosting your property’s revenue. However, when attempting to decide which marketing trends will work for your property how do you make the right decision? Check out our top marketing trends for 2019, and then see… (more)