Friday, May 25, 2018

Tag Archives: resort

Dilemmas, decisions & disruption for your accom sector

It’s becoming increasingly clear that the accommodation sector in Australia is experiencing significant change. CBRE Hotels senior broker, Chris Novak, recently shared his thoughts on accommodation industry trends, guest expectations, and the disruption caused by new players such as Airbnb.

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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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