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Increase reservations with a two-way PMS system

Picture this. You’re a small hotel owner. You have 10 rooms that you tirelessly work to keep occupied by listing on OTAs like Expedia and You try to keep track of all the emails that you get with reservation information. You update your inventory as quickly as you can, hoping that you…
increasing independent hotels' free online reservations

5 easy strategies for increasing independent hotels' free online reservations

Many independent hotel operators have love/hate relationships with their online travel agent (OTA) partners. They love the online exposure and new bookings provided by OTAs, but hate paying out the required commissions. As the saying goes, “It’s the cost of doing business.” However, independent…

Hotel OTAs: Opportunities or Obstacles?

Over the past 20 years, the consumer travel experience has changed dramatically.  With travel information easily accessible online, consumers make decisions about destinations, flights, rental cars and hotels in a matter of minutes.  And with the booking power of Online Travel Agents (OTAs), such as…