What should you expect from your hotel's technology?

Providing your team members with the tools to be successful is one of the most important responsibilities you have as an independent hotelier.  The more efficient and organized your team members are, the better they can support your hotel’s operations and take care of your guests.  While this is…

How to prepare your guests for their shoulder season experience

Shoulder season is an ideal getaway time for lots of travelers.  In many destinations, the weather is comfortable, crowds are smaller and prices are more affordable. For independent hotels, shoulder season is a great opportunity to continue capturing bookings at a healthy rate while gradually unwinding…

Your Shoulder Season Check-List is Here!

We know independent hoteliers usually have hundreds of balls in the air when it comes to improvements and updates for their independent property. We hear from independent hoteliers every day about the projects they are excited to work on, but often hear that they aren’t sure which ones should take…

Galileo

Travelport is the world’s only true Travel Commerce Platform, focused on providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry. We’re listed on the New York Stock Exchange (TVPT). Our platform enables travel providers, travel agencies,…

AHLA

AHLA (American Hotel & Lodging Association) is the singular voice representing every segment of the hotel industry including major chains, independent hotels, management companies, REIT’s, bed and breakfasts, industry partners and more.

AAHOA

AAHOA (Asian American Hotel Owners Association) is the largest hotel owners association in the world. The more than 16,000 AAHOA members own almost 1 in every 2 hotels in the United States. With billions of dollars in property assets and hundreds of thousands of employees, AAHOA members are core economic…

4 Ways to Take Advantage of Shoulder Season

Now that Labor Day weekend has come and gone, independent hotels are officially in shoulder season. As we recently discussed, even though it’s considered “off-peak,” shoulder season is still an important time for independent hoteliers. For some hoteliers, shoulder season is about generate a lot…

Welcome to Shoulder Season!

Happy Labor Day Independent Hoteliers! We hope your last weekend of summer is enjoyable and relaxing! While we don’t want to rush you out of summer, we are excited to announce the start of Shoulder Season 2017! For independent hotels, shoulder season represents the travel period between the peak and…