TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking, dead or alive? TripAdvisor “very aggressively” de-emphasized Instant Booking in the last quarter, first on the desktop, then on mobile, only offering the Instant Booking option to customers in “very specific” cases, such as if they had previously used Instant Booking. Source: Hotel Marketing TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking, dead or alive?
OTA groups hit back at B&B complaints Leading travel technology associations in Europe and the US have hit back at the UK Bed and Breakfast (B&B) Association over its accusations that (OTAs “mislead” consumers. Source: Hotel Marketing OTA groups hit back at B&B complaints
UK closes OTA gap in consumer protections The UK Government unveils plans for new regulations that will make OTAs “responsible for the entire holiday” – even if different companies supply the flights and hotels. Source: Hotel Marketing UK closes OTA gap in consumer protections
Why affordable luxury hotels brands are heading to Asia Yotel and CitizenM might be better known in Europe and the United States but it won’t be long before they become familiar brands in Asia. Source: Hotel Marketing Why affordable luxury hotels brands are heading to Asia