Saturday, August 18, 2018

Tag Archives: hotel industry

How segmenting your website will lead to bookings

From the very beginning of the searching process to the post-stay comedown, guests are increasingly expecting an experience that feels tailored, thoughtful and built with them in mind. Let’s take a look at the ways hotels can ensure they’re equipped to provide it.

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Increase tourism funds or risk missing out, Victoria warned

Victoria should back a funding plan designed to boost tourism over the next four years or risk losing the hosting rights for major events, says a leading industry voice. The Accommodation Association of Australia is pressing Victoria’s political leaders to throw their support behind an enhanced four-year funding proposal for Visit Victoria and the Melbourne Convention Bureau. Association CEO Richard …

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Is this the most offensive hotel name in Australia?

An Adelaide hotel has been branded “derogatory” and “offensive” for its new choice of name. The innocuously-titled Hampshire Hotel on Grote Street was recently relaunched as Hotel Longtime by Vietnamese-born owner Tin Chu and her husband Alex Fahey. The venue boasts a ping pong club room dubbed the “gentleman’s lodge” and neon signs with phrases such as “long time good …

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