Virtual Reality – The Next Game Changer for Hotels

Virtual Reality – The Next Game Changer for Hotels

Virtual reality has quickly gone from niche to ubiquitous in the travel sector, with professionals in every facet of the industry finding a purpose for the technology. Two uses stand out for the hospitality industry — attracting guests to a hotel or destination, and...
Five Real Ways to Personalize the Guest Experience

Five Real Ways to Personalize the Guest Experience

In spite of the impressive growth of loyalty programs and the stacks of membership cards we all have in our wallets, travelers don’t want to be just a number in a business’ computer. Hotel guests want to be recognized as individuals with unique tastes when they check...
Does Your Hotel Stand Out?

Does Your Hotel Stand Out?

Brand standards can make a hotel seem…well, standard. And with so many hotels flooding the market, it can be hard for travelers to tell one apart from the next, making it even more challenging to establish customer loyalty. But by carefully targeting specific...
Hotels Create Sense of Place with Local Design

Hotels Create Sense of Place with Local Design

Travelers want a real sense of place when they stay in a hotel, and designers are doing their part to make sure guests feel completely immersed in a destination from the moment they arrive. Here are just a few notable hotels from historic to ultra-modern (and modern...
Connecting Local Community To Your Hotel

Connecting Local Community To Your Hotel

Today’s travelers aren’t interested in cookie-cutter hotels. When they’re on the road, they want to feel like they are truly in a destination. Whether or not a hotel must adhere to brand standards or a certain budget, there are plenty of ways to bring a bit of the...
Wellness – What’s Next for Hotels?

Wellness – What’s Next for Hotels?

In the travel industry, wellness is more valuable than ever. People are living healthier lifestyles, and they don’t want to give that up when they’re on the road. According to the Global Wellness Institute, travelers are set to spend more than $800 billion on...