Friday, February 23, 2018

Tag Archives: resort

Queensland hotel restores golfcourse glory

The Ramada Resort Kooralbyn Valley and golf course reopened under the Ramada flag last year and the Ramada Resort Kooralbyn Valley Pro-Am – running today and tomorrow – is the first of many golfing events to come.

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Capitalising on event hype: how hotels are standing out

Events draw thousands of domestic and international visitors to areas across Australia each year, whether for business or leisure. Accommodation providers benefit from this, particularly when events, conferences and festivals run over a period of days or weeks - but how can you maximise on guests during these periods, and is it worth the extra effort and expense?

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Changing PMS provider: everything you need to know

I spoke to a property manager at a recent accommodation industry event about what is most important to them when it comes to PMS. I was expecting an answer along the lines of ‘cost-effectiveness’ but actually, they told me that the most important thing for them was ease-of-use. They wanted an interface that they could interact with as easily as they interact with their smartphone...

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Fill your hotel with overseas business

Management rights, whether permanent, short-term (or holiday-let), hotel or motel; can benefit from overseas or inbound business. Although the term overseas, or even global, markets can sound daunting at first...

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Is your TV keeping up with the millennials?

As a well-travelled child, I remember kicking back in my hotel room, gleefully channel-flicking while my parents ate in the restaurant downstairs. At home, there were four channels, and generally only one was screening anything I wanted to watch. The entertainment gluttony was as much cause for excitement as the permission to take one item from the mini-bar… and only one.

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On fire alert: what makes your property prepared?

We all saw bushfires in the news this weekend: you can never be too careful when it comes to fire safety. Nobody wants their property hitting the headlines because of fire hazards they could've avoided. So, here’s a list of handy tips and information...

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Why F&B should be central to your hotel

What draws guests to your hotel? With Australians becoming increasingly interested in eating out and travelling for gastronomic experiences, it’s important for hotels to consider both their own food and beverage options, as well as the sought-after options surrounding the premises and enticing potential guests.

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