Hotel Management Blog

Hospitality industry news, articles, publications, trends, tips, ideas, strategies
and best practices …

If You Don’t Have a Blog, Your Hotel Website is Dead !

your hotel website is dead

I can’t even begin to count the number of times I have heard hoteliers mention in our revenue management seminars that they need to get more direct business, preferably through their own hotel website. Of course this is something we all want for our hotels. We all well know that direct-sales brings a higher margin to the bottom line, than reservations through commissionable third party distributors like OTA or low net rate wholesalers and tour operators. But then why are so many hotel websites still static?

Continue Reading

Channel Management: an ongoing challenge for hotels - part 2

good-better-best-2We're on a mission to help you select the best channel manager available for you, let's continue. We have covered a number of general system selection criteria in the last release. Due to the important role of channel management within hotel revenue management, we’ll now have a detailed look at rate management, inventory management and security related matters.  We'll continue from where we stopped last time, with your price strategy.

Continue Reading

Channel Management: an ongoing challenge for hotels - part 1

Hotel channel managementAt Xotels we see a big shift in hotels looking to move to a high quality channel management tool in order to replace some of the tools they are currently working with. Channel management has become an understanding to every hotelier and it is becoming mature. 1000’s of hotels around the world have used channel management tools on a daily basis for years. Step by step the hotel industry is starting to realize that it requires best of breed tools as part of a solid hotel revenue management operation.

Continue Reading

Secret of Paris Hotel Revenue Management Uncovered

design-hotel-secret-de-Paris

Over the last few months Xotels has uncovered hidden revenue potential for the Design Hotel Secret the Paris. Within 6 months of taking on the revenue management strategies for this unique boutique hotel, results have increased with more than 10%. This great success story demonstrates the importance of excellent guest service and online reputation for revenue management.

Continue Reading

Internet Marketing has become Key in Hotel Asset Management

hotel asset management and marketing

Traditionally hotel asset management has been focused on operations and cost control. Over the last few years we have seen a clear shift in revenue management getting a more prominent role. Profitability is not only a result of cost control but also revenue generation. Finally we also see sales and marketing become a key area for the by hotel asset manager. 

Continue Reading

Who do you trust with your hotel investment?

roi 2

Investing in hotel real-estate requires a lot of funds. We are talking about tens or hundreds of millions of dollars/euros. You need to ensure a proper ROI is generated with such a strategic investment. Moreover hotels are a multi-million dollar operation. In any other industry we would be looking for a well experienced CEO to manage such a company. Who would you trust to manage your hotel investment

Continue Reading

Contact us

CALL US.
 NL +31 208 084 756
 UK +44 203 608 0381
 BE +32 280 86 345
 ES +34 931 641 801
 FR +33 184 884 082
 US +1 202 888 0150
 
WRITE US.
 
Hotel Management Company

Xotels on target

CALL US.

  • NL +31 208 084 756
  • UK +44 203 608 0381
  • BE +32 280 86 345
  • ES +34 934 641 801
  • FR +33 184 884 082
  • US +1 202 888 0150

WRITE US.

  • info@xotels.com
Meet with us at ITB

Sign Up !

blauw logo pijl lang xotel

get the latest tips and trends from our blog

 

Don't miss a thing!
Subscribe to our blog