#hostlife - get to know hosts from around the world

We've just released something that we call #hostlife! The idea of #hostlife is to showcase all the wonderful hosts and their passion, their hardships, the good and the bad in being part of building the new hospitality industry. These hosts are the persons that are creating the unique destinations and experiences that we are all enjoying so much. You'll find #hostlife at https://www.facebook.com/hostlifebyroombler. Go there and have a look. And do follow if you like to see when new pieces are coming out.…

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Help your guests to plan their trip

Being in a new town, country and perhaps total new part of the world can make it challenging to find your way and know how to transport from one place to another. Keep these things in mind when sending your confirmation or welcome mail to help your guest plan their trip. Address However your guests will get to you they probably need to know your address. That is also good to have during their entire stay if they want to take a cab or so. Landmarks Telling your guests about…

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In 5 years we’ll expect to be able to handle everything from our phone

In our personal lives we are already more or less dependent on our smartphones. They carry all our contact information, our music library, all our photos and entertainment, we use them to book travels, check our bank statement, pay bills, send emails, shop and endless of other areas. Our behavior and habits in our personal life also affects what tools we want in our work. And in many ways business management has fallen behind. Jump on the train or get left behind Björn Milton, founder of the hotel management app…

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Mobile is a greener way to manage your business

We are living in a world where we need to be more aware of the environment. And are therefore looking for solutions that will help us keep our environmental footprints as small as possible. A great way to do this is to go mobile. No more papers at Gröna Frun In Bjäred, a small village in the southern of Sweden, you will find Gröna Frun’s Bed & Breakfast. They have truly gone mobile and are administering their entire business from iPads. Gröna Frun have been able to digitalize all…

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How to get started with content marketing

Content marketing is a great way to build your brand as a host. It is all about showing your potential guests who you are and what they will get when staying with you. Who are you talking to? First of all you need to know who your potential guests are. You need to know this in order to know what their interests are and how to talk with them. Both so that they will understand you and also to get and keep their attention. Where are your guests? When you…

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