Homestay and vacation rentals are now in trend in the travel industry for the past few years. This is most likely due to a homestay that can accommodate huge families and offer ample facilities to travellers. Besides, they also seeking a more homey and cozy accommodation or in short, a […]
Independent Hotel Revenue Management Trend and Its Benefits in 2015
In current era, most of us prefer things to be done via online as it is less troublesome and the same goes to hotel booking. Although online booking brings convenience to all of us but it raises doubts among hotel owners in the meantime to a certain extent. One of […]
What are the Criteria of Good Instant Booking Engine for Independent Hotels
So now you have heard of the importance of getting direct booking on your own official site but you have no idea where to start. The below summarise the criteria that I think would be important to consider before you make any decision. Feel free to suggest in the comment area […]
Independent Hotel Revenue Management Trend – Direct Booking
The latest Revenue Management Trend in Hotel Industry – Direct Booking. Direct Booking could increase your hotel profit margin. But why now but not earlier? Prior the Software-As-A-Service (SAAS) era, it’s very costly to own your instant booking engine (IBE) on your official website. An IBE could cost a hotel easily MYR 10,000 (approx USD 3,000) one-off and MYR 2,000 (approx USD 600) per year subsequently.