Hotel Operations
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“Skip-Gen”: Perfect for Cross-Generation Bonding
Hotel Operations
Age is just a number. Nowadays people of any age all have an unprecedented ability to travel. In fact, in recent years, multi-generational travel has been gaining popularity, as traveling together as families
Is Asian Hospitality the Best in the World?
Hotel Operations
I work most of the time in this part of the world – Asia – and every time I interview hoteliers about what makes their hotel better than their competitors, they seem to highlight Asian
Yielding Premium Room Rates through Providing Better Experiences - How to Get Guests to Spend More
Hotel Operations
Travelers are taking shorter trips more frequently. They are trying to experience as much as possible, presenting opportunities for hotels to monetize by tweaking services, offerings and positioning.Guests have more options than
How to Build a Hotel in 6 Easy Steps
Features
Ever thought of building your own hotel but weren’t sure how to get started? The first step is to get some insights from a man who knows, so Hotelintel.co talked to
Phuket Hotels Face Mounting Pressure to Perform
Hotel Operations
Despite registering a record high 9 million passenger arrivals at the island’s gateway international airport in 2018, performance data is indicating that a slowdown in its double-digit growth rates over the past
Empty Rooms? No problem - TripAdvisor Offers “Top of Search Listing” to All Hotels
Features
TripAdvisor today announced the global rollout of Sponsored Placements, making the site’s advertising solution available to any accommodation business who shares live rates and availability with TripAdvisor*, just in time for owners
The Psychology Behind Good Design – or Just Feng Shui?
Features
Different people see the Chinese practice of Feng Shui in different ways. For some, it is pseudoscience, or worse. For others, an essential part of architectural design. However, whichever side of the fence
Hotels Love Investing in Loyalty Programs, But are They Just a Waste of Time?
Features
Accor has just launched its new loyalty program, ALL, and has pledged to spend $255 million on it. This closely follows Marriott’s rebranding of its program as ‘Marriott Bonvoy’. The hotel industry
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Small Hotels, Big Personality: How Hotels with Personality Attract Guests
Features
Every hotel has its own personality if you ask a brand person or a marketer – but the truth is that not every hotel has a good personality, and certainly not good enough to
Negotiating MOUs in the Wellness Sector
Features
Hotel owners and hotel operators have enjoyed a lengthy working relationship. The arrangement typically allows operators to expand their portfolios while avoiding the risks associated with real estate ownership, while owners gain access
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AHA Smartstay Finds Success Through Hotelogix Partnership
Hotel Operations
When Ashley Monteiro opened his latest hotel, AHA Smartstay, his background as a hotel wholesaler and specialist in online booking systems gave him a crucial insight into exactly what his new property would
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CHINDIAN Tourists - Same Same or Different? - TTF 2019
Features
For the third year running, I had the honour of being invited to be one of the speakers at the Thailand Tourism Forum, 2019 which was organised by Thailand’s American Chamber of
Brands Matter In Asia While Millennials Love A Bargain, According To TripAdvisor
Features
It’s New Year 2019 and TripAdvisor has released its annual travel trends report, based on findings culled from over 23,000 study participants in 7 regions and 33 different markets. Among the
The Future with Smart Travel, Smart Hotels, and Smart Leaders by Giovanni Angelini
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By Giovanni Angelini, Jan 2019 The world as we know it is about to change and as we enter the "Industrial Revolution 4.0", hospitality leaders have to equip themselves with