Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Tourism

Rebrand announced for Orange, NSW hotel

AccorHotels has announced that Templers Mill Hotel will rebrand to Mercure Orange and join its growing network of regional New South Wales hotels in August 2017, following the completion of a three year expansion plan and a $9 million dollar transformation.

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Are sleeping pods putting airport hotels at risk?

Over the past five years, futuristic ‘sleeping’ pods have been taking root everywhere from airport lounges to inner city bars. Varying in size, shape and price-per-hour, the simple sleeping solution is ideal for tired travellers who are waiting for their next flight – but what impact does this have on traditional budget airport accommodation?

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Should your hotel be on Snapchat?

Many of our travel research and marketing clients are starting to ask if they should be on Snapchat. We are seeing a rapid rise in Snapchat usage and, not just in the youth sectors. With the rise comes unique marketing opportunities to engage with yes, mostly Gen Z and Gen Y travellers, but an increasing number of 'older' travellers who are showing signs of taking up Snapchat.

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