Christmas is a family time and has been typically considered as low season. But traditions are changing and a lot of families prefer to spend the festive season outside of home. There are 2 types of Christmas travelers: “Explorers” who want to discover new countries or cities, and “Relax-Seekers” travelling to cosy and calm locations and booking their stays for seven days or more.
Let’s face it, trust is not enough to let your guests stay in your vacation rentals. After all, they are just strangers staying at your property for a very short period of time. Of course, it is business for you but what can you do to make their stay acceptable for both parties? Setting up rules that will govern the stay of your guests is a good idea for any property either big or small. In this article, we explore which rules are the Must-Have…
A vacation rental welcome book saves your guests time looking for important information about your property and the area around your property.
We present to you 10 most important things to include when you create your welcome book…
Receiving and maintaining a five-star rating for your hotel or vacation is not an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work and investment. You might not have this rating yet but it doesn’t mean you can’t start giving your guests a five-star experience in your hotel or vacation rental property.
If you’re wondering what the secret is to achieve that, there’s no secret but just plain, old, practical wisdom you might already know or practicing already…
All of us property owners, whether a hotel or short-term vacation rental, want to know how to become a Superhost and all for a good reason. If you’re a Superhost, the top OTAs like Airbnb put your rental on top of their list when guests are looking for accommodations. This is based on your prestige and reputation.
For this reason, a lot of hotels and vacation rental owners want to become a Superhost to boost their vacation rental bookings.
We have asked 100 of the most successful property owners and hoteliers about what amenities make a difference for them. Take a look and feel free to use their tips to keep your guests happy and get more reservations coming!
So you got a vacation rental, but you don’t have the time to run it as well as you would like. Or you just realized that it requires a lot more expertise to run successful and of course get great reviews. What do you do?
It’s easy, just hire someone else to do the job for you.
But before that, what will you look for, and how will you tell that you are hiring the right person for your vacation rental? Well, it happens that we can help you with that. Here are tips that you can use to find and select the best vacation rental manager…
Check-in options shouldn’t be stressful for you or your guest. Ideally, it is an easy procedure. You just need to attend to your clients and hand over the keys. However, hiccups like bad weather, heavy traffic, or flight delays are inevitable and will remain to be drawbacks that you can’t control. We present to you some great options of how to make the self check-in process smooth and easy for you and your guests.
One of the most effective ways for your Vacation Rental Website to be ranked high in search engines is to create great content on a regular basis. Now, agreeing to write regular posts is quite easy but doing it regularly can be a bit difficult.
Let’s face it; you need to come up with the idea, topics, research and even the plan of what you want to write. On top of that, it will be hard to deal with the busy week and overburdening tasks making the writing even harder.
But if you need to improve your SEO, you mustn’t push your blogs aside. Here are five content ideas that will help your content creation path….
Any hotel, guest house, villa, apartment or vacation rental service providers who work with internet marketing knows that keeping good traffic on social networks and company websites is not always easy. Keeping a news feed up-to-date and streaming can be tricky. After all, companies are increasingly striving to adapt better to the constant changes that exist with the arrival of new media.
So it is important to put together strategies to adapt well to the constant changes in social networks and boost your vacation rental’s social media profile to get a high volume of organic traffic.
We present to you top tips to boost your vacation rental’s social media profile that increase your traffic on social networks…