Archive for the ‘Latest News’ Category

Short domestic stays in leisure market driving bookings in the UK

November 5th, 2020 Stefano Mocella Hospitality Trends, Latest News, Marketing, Online Bookings

New data suggests short stays will lead industry recovery in the UK  As the UK is in the throes of a month-long ‘leisure’ lockdown, there is some encouraging news as far as what’s in store for the industry. Knight Frank recently share some data suggesting that the short-stay leisure market is expected to emerge as a catalyst for… (more)

BookingSuite to discontinue WebDirect, BookingButton and RateIntelligence as hoteliers search for booking engines

October 7th, 2020 Stefano Mocella General, Latest News, Online Bookings

Hoteliers were taken aback earlier this year when Booking.com, a world renowned online travel agency for lodging reservations, announced that BookingSuite, one of their units, would be discontinuing WebDirect, BookingButton and RateIntelligence. All three platforms will be discontinued, effective November 30th, 2020.  That leaves hotels with just a couple more months to find a suitable… (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)

New Hotel Cleaning Standards Released by AHLA in Wake of COVID-19

May 6th, 2020 Mark Ellis Hospitality Trends, Latest News

Earlier this week, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) introduced new health and safety protocols in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dubbed ‘Safe Stay’, this industry-wide initiative is designed to prepare the country’s hotels for the potential flood of guests and employees once the sector gets back into gear. The premise behind Safe Stay… (more)

InnQuest Supports SiteMinder’s HomeForHotels

April 29th, 2020 Mark Ellis General, Latest News

When we were asked by SiteMinder if we’d like to support and contribute to their new industry initiative, HomeForHotels, there was only one answer. Designed to help hotel businesses navigate through the uncertainty of COVID-19, HomeForHotels is an online platform dedicated to: Listening by hosting and sharing online panel discussions Engaging with hotelier stories of… (more)

InnQuest Software Names Kent Howard As New President

December 3rd, 2019 Stefano Mocella General, Latest News

Tampa, Florida, December 3, 2019 – InnQuest Software, a leading cloud and on-premise software solutions provider to the independent hotel industry has announced the appointment of Kent Howard as its new President. He will assume the company’s day-to-day leadership responsibilities in early December.  Howard, a 17-year team member of InnQuest Software serving most recently as… (more)

Upselling: Creating A Unique Guest Experience

Hoteliers seem to struggle to find ways to increase revenue, but by implementing an upselling strategy that goes beyond the typical freebie offer is sometimes all that is necessary to create a unique guest experience and increase revenue. The first step in implementing an upsell program for your property is to determine the upsell opportunities… (more)

InnGage With roomMaster Experts And Fellow Users At innQuest’s 2019 Users Conference

Connect with our team at the 2019 innQuest Users Conference to become a roomMaster expert yourself Not only does innQuest Software believe in providing the best possible hotel PMS to our clients, but we strive to ensure our clients can master their software. Our clients becoming experts in roomMaster will only help your revenue grow,… (more)

Rev up Occupancy and Revenue with Gift Cards

February 14th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Latest News, Marketing

As a hotelier, your goal is to offer unique experiences to your guests, so it makes sense to offer gift cards so your guests can experience all there is to do around your property. Gift cards are easy to set up, easy to maintain, and can encompass a full getaway weekend, or additional discounts in… (more)