U.S. hotel occupancy decreased 5.9% to 53.5% during the week of 6-12 January, according to STR. ADR declined 2.3% to $125.69, which caused RevPAR to drop 8% to $67.21.
The Canadian hotel industry saw occupancy decrease 6.9% to 46.4% during the week of 6-12 January, while ADR dipped 0.9% to 139.72 Canadian dollars ($105.09) and RevPAR dropped 7.7% to CA$64.82 ($48.76).
Today we want to share a few real-world examples of recent collaborations with our clients that have led to exciting hotel website innovations.
Creating videos (or a series of them) to tell your story are a no-brainer; particularly catchy, promo videos. But how exactly do you move from wanting a killer promo video to scripting and producing one? Lets take a look.
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Demand from the commercial segment accounted for more than 40 percent of accommodated roomnights in November and helped fuel a 5.2-percent year-on-year increase in profit per room for hotels across Europe, according to the latest data tracking full-service hotels from HotStats.
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Like all segments of the hotel industry, limited and select service hotels are seeing distribution costs eating away at top-line profits. Of course OTAs and other third parties are important to the channel mix. However, the colleague at your front desk right now can be your hotels best resource for increasing the most profitable of all channels, which is of course your direct bookings.
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