Western Cape – A look into the future right now

Sample Size Overview For the purpose of this study a sample size of 333 hotels based in Western Cape were used, the 333 hotels selected are based on the Western Cape Region category of STR. The study looks at the […]

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What can I do now in preparation for the “new normal”

As we enter the month of May it appears that it will be another month of closures for the majority of hotels, guest houses, bed & breakfasts as well as other tourism driven businesses, after some great feedback on our […]

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Some Realizations – from the desk of a revenue specialist

I have been working in the hospitality industry for 17 years now and I have been directly involved in sales, marketing and revenue/commercial management for the last 10 of these years and never have I or will I see something […]

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TrevPAR World Launches Zero Commission OTA

TrevPAR World is very proud to announce the launch of Hotel Stays Africa, a zero commission OTA channel powered by social media with the aim of increasing brand awareness and indirectly more direct bookings for any type of accommodation partners […]

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Enhanced Dining Experience – What Do People Really Want

Dining being a fundamental and intimate aspect of life in every culture, customers are always looking for more than an excellent menu and an eclectic atmosphere. Customers are rather looking forward to enjoying a great dining experience, which can be […]

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The Relationship Between Social Media & Revenue Management

Social Media, a concept that we are all too familiar with, has evolved immensely over the last few years and it shows no sign of slowing down. With countless social network platforms available at our disposal, we’re able to connect […]

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STR Hotel Data for Q1 2017

STR: Asia/Pacific hotel performance for Q1 2017 In the first quarter of 2017, hotels in the Asia/Pacific region reported mostly year-over-year performance increases. Occupancy increased 3.3% to 68.3%, ADR was nearly flat (-0.3% to $104) and RevPAR jumped 3% to […]

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STR – Preliminary March 2017 Data

STR: Preliminary March 2017 data for Berlin hotels According to preliminary March data from STR, hotels in Berlin saw occupancy increase 3.8% to 75.2%, ADR increase 6.8% to €100.58 ($106.36) and RevPAR increase 10.9% to €75.67 ($80.02). Full Article Here […]

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A Chat About Revenue – Thulani Xhali – General Manager

What social media channels are you on and why have you selected them? I’m passively on Facebook, twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn but I can’t imagine I’m interesting enough to the point that I can produce decent content in my daily […]

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