July 10, 2017

Do Hotel Rating Schemes still hold Value?

Is the hotel rating system something of the past? We tend to think so. The inspection and classification of lodging facilities emerged in the early 20th century. However, the seismic change in the global hospitality industry over the last two […]
June 5, 2017

5 Reasons why your Guest House needs a Mobile friendly website?

With the staggering growth of smartphones and tablets, it has become essential for your Guest House website to be mobile friendly.  Travellers are constantly using their mobile devices, before and during their travels, making use of mobile apps like, Tripadvisor, AirBnB and […]
May 30, 2017

How to Manage your Online Reviews Successfully

Right, we now have a brand new, optimised and working website. Next up we need to start managing our online exposure and make sure it reaches maximum potential and gets you the best possible results. First up, the all important […]
May 19, 2017

The Basic Steps to Getting Started with SEO

Now that we’ve covered getting your new website and your beautifully designed, responsive site is live, we’re now moving on to Search Engine Optimisation or SEO. There is absolutely no point in having a website if it doesn’t appear in […]
May 4, 2017

Booking and Guest Management Systems on Your Website

There’ll come a time when you decide you want to take bookings on your own website. Even if you use a third party site for this it’s not as smooth for the guest as having the entire ordering process on […]
April 18, 2017

Getting a website? DIY, Free and Low-Cost Website Options: Why it’s a really bad idea!

Having a website developed for your establishment can be a costly affair, but cheaper options are available. Just always remember, you get what you pay for! This is especially true when it comes to a website. There are quite a […]
February 17, 2017

Successful Ways to Advertise your Guest House

Guest Houses are quickly becoming the accommodation of choice for travelers looking for economical establishments that provide a great experience. As Guest House owners you know, that there’s a lot of hard work involved in ensuring that the establishment will meet […]