Robots the talk of tech innovations at hospitality summit Hotel robots that perform tasks like delivering amenities to guests or cleaning rooms will be the norm within the next five years, panelists at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit held here last week predicted. Source: Hotel Marketing Robots the talk of tech innovations at hospitality summit
Booking.com launches accelerator program for startups in sustainable tourism Designed to identify, mentor and fund enterprising startups from around the world that are seeking to have a positive impact on the global tourism industry, the 3-week programme taking place in June 2017 in Amsterdam will culminate in a chance to pitch for grants of up to €500,000 from Booking.com. Source: Hotel Marketing Booking.com launches accelerator program for startups in sustainable tourism
What are hotels doing to combat the changing travel landscape? First and foremost, many brands are offering the absolute best rates and additional perks to guests who book direct. Additionally, hotels are going above and beyond to provide both a personalized and localized experience. Source: Hotel Marketing What are hotels doing to combat the changing travel landscape?
Why OTAs are focusing on tours and activities While hotels, hostels and flights have long been the bread and butter of many travel companies, the once side-lined tours and activities sector has recently seen a greater focus. Source: Hotel Marketing Why OTAs are focusing on tours and activities