The countless marketing, sales, and operational tools available in the market have allowed hoteliers to gain quick returns in the past, but unfortunately mediocre strategies and cookie cutter approaches won’t cut it anymore.
There are positive signs that demand is increasing, we discuss which markets are likely to recover first and a range of new emerging markets.
With pre-pandemic strategies now outdated and guests’ needs continuing to fluctuate with changing travel conditions, creating and maintaining strong connections has never been more crucial. By utilizing your PMS, you can tailor marketing material to complement individuals rather than marketing en masse, refine your offering to reflect shifts in travel purpose and generate tailored up-sell opportunities to boost your revenue.
An investment in content marketing is so much more than just posting the occasional blog or having an influencer take a photo in your hotel. It’s a marketing approach that requires thought, planning and consistent execution in order to be successful, especially in the highly competitive hospitality sector.
Here is a look at how the marketing team can truly help drive revenues with guidance from Revenue Management and a deep knowledge of the hotel’s booking and trends.
Take advantage of these creative ideas for alternative room types that can enhance your marketability without resorting to discounts. By providing value-added experiences, rather than rate cuts, you’ll bolster the bottom line without damaging brand perception.
Is there a more effective lead generation method for hotels beyond simply dropping a “Subscribe here!” form onto your website?
With hospitality facing an existential crisis due to such an industry-changing external shock, hoteliers could do worse than look to startups for lessons in adaptation.
The landscape continues to change rapidly and while no one can say with any degree of certainty where everything will land, we are starting to see the shape of things to come. Here are changes that the new normal is likely to bring forward in the hotel industry for owners and operators.