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We recently surveyed hotel and B&B owners to find out what is the ONE thing you need to know before entering the independent accommodation sector! And the majority of people said that they wish they knew how time consuming the job is! In fact a massive 24% of property owners would have liked to have been more prepared for just how many hours went into running their own business. Heather Bray-Moran from Sportsmans Lodge said

With Christmas approaching fast, we wanted to get into the festive spirit by speaking to one of our customers with a slightly more festive story: The Domaine des Remparts, in the French city of Sélestat. Sélestat is part of the region of Alsace, and at the heart of it is the Christmas tree, with the first written mention kept in an account book, dated 1521, in the Humanitarian library of the city. So we went to

With only 12 days before Christmas, Dr. B&B has gifted us with their top tips to making the most of your bookings this winter… The end of the year is fast approaching, so what better time to make sure that your rates are the most competitive for next year, after all ’tis the season for booking trips and events for 2017, so you have to make sure you’re prepared.  So, how do you do that? 

I’ve spent enough time with property owners to know how much you guys obsess on the details. It’s all about getting the RIGHT sausages for the fried breakfast, the RIGHT pillow cases for room 4 and so on. And you know that it’s those details that make all the difference, when a guest stays with you. Well the same is true online. So what are those details that make the difference? After analyzing over 2,000

Trivago recently announced the winner of their annual awards that recognise properties that deliver an exceptional service to their customers. Winners are selected by analysing more than 175 million reviews from websites all over the world.

And one of our customers won not just one, but an incredible two of these prestigious awards. So we spoke to The Arthington Guest House about their big win!