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U.S Hotel Demand: Beach Destinations Leading the Way

While consumer expectations and confidence will be a big driver of mid-to-late recovery trends, the first signals leading to initial demand growth will be policy change

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How COVID-19 is Changing Traveler Booking Decisions

Whether you are five-star luxury or two-and-a-half star economy, I challenge you to ask yourself: “How attractive is my hotel right now to consumers using this type of booking decision making?”

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6 Very Convincing Signals It’s Time To Restart Your Hotel Marketing

As we start to see search volume increase for hotel terms and governments relaxing stay at home orders in the next few weeks, pent up travel demand will evolve into bookings

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COVID-19: (Updated) Travel Impact Insights Middle East and Africa

Domestic travel sees an increase in popularity as travel restrictions begin to be lifted, many regional airlines continue to extend the suspension of flights and large, global events, continue to be shifted

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The Covid-19 Effect: Europe’s Hotel Demand Trends

As we look forward to the rest of May, we can expect an increase in hotel searches. While we can prepare for increased volume, we expect the highest demand increase to be for domestic searches

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Strategy and Technology Preparation for When Bookings Start

People aren’t ready to make bookings yet, but they will be and some are predicting quite quickly. Many hoteliers are starting to get a strategy, and tech, in place to capitalize on this momentum

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Unprecedented Collapse in Pickup: Have We Now Reached the Bottom?

The direct relationship of the pickup with events and the growth of the rate of infection is obvious. Abscence of flights, closure of hotels, and panic generated, explains why we are in this scenario

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6 Tactics to Learn From Hotels Open in Sweden During Covid19

6 Tactics to Learn From Hotels Open in Sweden During Covid-19

Contrasting sharply with the rest of Europe and beyond, Sweden has only imposed relatively lenient restrictions, meaning that most hotels and restaurants remain open despite the COVID-19 situation

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No New Normal for Hotel Distribution Time for Hoteliers to Decide

No New Normal for Hotel Distribution: Time for Hoteliers to Decide

We talk with Pablo Delgardo of mirai. Pablo explains why there will be ‘No New Normal’ for hotel distribution and how it’s the perfect time to re-evaluate their strategy and direct booking approach

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5 Direct Booking Hacks Hotels Can Consider After Lockdown

To encourage direct bookings (and help dodge some costly OTA commissions), we’ve put together a shortlist of favourite hacks for hoteliers to consider when the world begins to travel again

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