How important is it to get the right types of guests for your place?

Some B&B’s and boutique hotels seems to be very interested in getting the “right” types of guests. Guests that truly understand that they will come to a unique place, sometimes far from a regular stay at the usual hotel. Guests that are looking for a unique, local and authentic experience and searching for places and hosts that can provide them with that. How important is it for you to get the right type of guests for your place? And what do you do to make sure you…

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Roombler booking engine and widget now available for Wix websites!

We have noticed that many B&B’s, boutique hotels and vacation rentals use Wix website builder for their website. Therefore, we have made it very easy to put your Roombler booking engine and booking widget on your Wix website. That way you get all your bookings from your own website as well as channels such as Booking.com, Airbnb into the Roombler mobile booking app. All in in the same calendar.…

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#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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