As we are currently in the middle of arranging our prestigious eviivo awards, we wanted to know why independent hosts and hoteliers like you should be entering them. So we spoke to Harriet Christie from LateRooms.com about the impact winning awards can have on a properties bookings and conversion, and what kinds of awards they currently offer. So Harriet, can you tell us more about the types of awards LateRooms offer and how they

It’s been a very busy May in the eviivo office. As you probably know we’ve started searching for the properties who will become winners at this October’s eviivo awards and we were lucky enough to attend the AA Bed and Breakfast awards in London. And to add to all that, this month we started our very own eviivo podcast, we’re calling it eviivo stories. The theme for May 2016’s eviivo stories is, somewhat obviously, awards,

It seems that more and more Brits are planning to have their summer holidays and mini breaks in the UK! According to 3,000 people surveyed by Travelodge 58% of them said that they would be spending their holiday on the UK coast this year. This is great news for our coastal eviivo customers, as they look set for their busiest year yet. So where is everyone going? Cornwall, Devon, Blackpool and Scarborough topped the coastal

Yesterday some of the eviivo team had the pleasure of attending the AA awards and we were thrilled to be able to sponsor and present the “Friendliest B&B Award”, because it really gets to heart of what the independent accommodation sector is all about…and that’s you, the faces behind the places. At eviivo, we spend a lot of time meeting with, and staying at, a wide variety of B&B’s across the UK, and one question

Earlier this year the Hilton hotel chain made some changes to their cancellation policies, testing a set fee for all reservations cancelled any time after the booking had been made. Although we don’t work with big chains like Hilton we were interested in their future plans to give guests the option to select the amount of flexibility they would like with cancelling their booking.   ‘If you want total flexibility, there’s a price for that.