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Hotel Booking Engine: A Guide to More Direct Bookings Hotel Technology

Hotel Booking Engine: A Guide to More Direct Bookings

A hotel booking engine is a powerful tool that captures direct bookings right on a hotel’s website. No...

Why a GDS Should Be Part of Your Hotel Distribution Strategy Integrations

Why a GDS Should Be Part of Your Hotel Distribution Strategy

Global Distribution System (GDS) is one of the best ways to promote your hotel in the global corporate travel market....

What is a Hotel Channel Manager? (Ultimate Guide 2022) Distribution

What is a Hotel Channel Manager? (Ultimate Guide 2022)

Nowadays, successful hotels promote their rooms and availability across multiple online travel agencies to stay ahead...

Leisure & Corporate Travel: 6 Tips for Hoteliers in 2022 Integrations29 Oct, 2021

Leisure & Corporate Travel: 6 Tips for Hoteliers in 2022

The hospitality industry is expected to regain momentum, driven by corporate travel and major events. However, there's...

Bouncing Back: How Hoteliers Can Prepare for Summer 2022 Integrations26 Oct, 2021

Bouncing Back: How Hoteliers Can Prepare for Summer 2022

What happened in the hospitality industry over the summer?  The summer season is the best time for leisure travel,...

Four quirky places you’ve never stayed before

Four quirky places you’ve never stayed before

With confusion still amongst us all about whether we travel to Amber list countries, whether we are confident sitting...

Hotel software frees family to concentrate on guests’ experience

Hotel software frees family to concentrate on guests’ experience

The owners of a family-run Victorian guest house in Inverness say automating their bookkeeping has freed up their time...

Goodbye hotel hibernation

Goodbye hotel hibernation

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the hospitality industry more than most – but after months of doom and gloom...

5 ways to prepare your B&B for the 2021 staycation surge

5 ways to prepare your B&B for the 2021 staycation surge

With international travel plans off the cards for many, the UK staycation is set to boom this summer. Here, Alison...

3 Tips to help your potential future travellers

3 Tips to help your potential future travellers

The pandemic has put a strain on the hospitality industry. Booking.com conducted a worldwide study that revealed that...

RoomRaccoon partners with Hospitality Action

RoomRaccoon partners with Hospitality Action

RoomRaccoon is proud to announce our new partnership with Hospitality Action – a superb charity which supports...

Help for hospitality in Chancellor’s kickstart budget

Help for hospitality in Chancellor’s kickstart budget

The Chancellor has announced a raft of loans and grants for the hospitality sector in his 2021 budget - as well as a...

RoomRaccoon’s software ‘best in the world’ Events

RoomRaccoon’s software ‘best in the world’

We are delighted to announce RoomRaccoon has won the prestigious HotelTechAward for best hotel management system in the...

Is your pricing costing your hotel money? 02 Feb, 2021

Is your pricing costing your hotel money?

Is your pricing costing your hotel money? How to make a good pricing strategy for your hotel.   RoomRaccoon and...

£4.6billion package is a much-needed lifeline 07 Jan, 2021

£4.6billion package is a much-needed lifeline

As coronavirus cases surge across the UK, England and Scotland are entering another lockdown.It is something that comes...

COVID Tiers: What does it mean for the hospitality industry? 22 Dec, 2020

COVID Tiers: What does it mean for the hospitality industry?

While it has been a hard time for most business, it has been the hospitality sector that has faced the full brunt of...

RoomRaccoon joins The Hotel Partnership 18 Dec, 2020

RoomRaccoon joins The Hotel Partnership

RoomRaccoon is delighted to announce it is the first software company to join the Hospitality Partnership. Adam Clarke,...

Partnership with RoomPriceGenie

Partnership with RoomPriceGenie

RoomRaccoon Hotel Management System and RoomPriceGenie Revenue Management System, two of the most innovative and...

Working in Hoteltech - a dream come true! 30 Nov, 2020

Working in Hoteltech - a dream come true!

John Mullen, RoomRaccoon’s new account executive in the UK, says he loves working...

Lockdown 2.0 – what does it mean for UK hotels? 13 Nov, 2020

Lockdown 2.0 – what does it mean for UK hotels?

The hospitality and events industries have been among the hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Adam Clarke, UK...

How to be on your guests’ radar during a crisis

How to be on your guests’ radar during a crisis

In times of such uncertainty that we’re currently living in, hotel managers and AirBnB owners need to adapt...

Contactless Stay Quality label

Contactless Stay Quality label

At RoomRaccoon, we keep a close eye on all developments surrounding the coronavirus and closely monitor what we can do...

Save on your bookkeeping costs with RoomRaccoon

Save on your bookkeeping costs with RoomRaccoon

Companies are obliged to keep their accounting records and to create detailed financial reports. Hoteliers usually...

'I will not lie. Of course we are scared'

'I will not lie. Of course we are scared'

At RoomRaccoon we not only have a big heart for the Hospitality Industry, some of our Raccoons have accommodations...

Boost your Direct Bookings

Boost your Direct Bookings

I recently co-hosted a Webinar with Mark Simpson from Boostly.  For anybody that hasn’t heard of Mark, he is...

How to find the USP of your accommodation

How to find the USP of your accommodation

The hospitality industry is filled with a wide range of options, for consumers to choose. We know that it can be hard...

Facebook Group with Corona Updates for the Hotel Industry

Facebook Group with Corona Updates for the Hotel Industry

The whole world has to deal with the consequences of the coronavirus. We, too, follow the advice of the UK...

Coronavirus and Hotels: 5 tips as an anti-crisis strategy

Coronavirus and Hotels: 5 tips as an anti-crisis strategy

These are the days that we will all remember as the time of the Corona Virus. It is certainly not an easy time. We are...

The Short Stay Show 2020 - London

The Short Stay Show 2020 - London

RoomRaccoon is a Hotel Management System (PMS)The RoomRaccoon occupancy plan is clear and intuitive. Bookings are...

How to market your accommodation for V-Day

How to market your accommodation for V-Day

February 14, a.k.a Valentine’s Day: love is in the air. Somehow, people are getting a bit bored of giving each...

Best Hotel Management System in the 2020 HotelTechAwards

Best Hotel Management System in the 2020 HotelTechAwards

What a way to start the year: Hotel Tech Report just announced that RoomRaccoon has been awarded the prestigious...

How to Manage your Hotel's Online Reputation

How to Manage your Hotel's Online Reputation

As more and more travelers turn to reviews as part of researching and planning for their trip, a positive online...

New Year's Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions

9 out of 10 people start their year with some "new year, new me" motivation. This not only happens on a personal level,...

Choosing the Right Hotel Management System

Choosing the Right Hotel Management System

For Independent Hotels there are a lot of different options when it comes to choosing a Hotel Management System. Maybe...

RoomRaccoon makes life easier

RoomRaccoon makes life easier

Never before has it been so easy to receive bookings and assign them to rooms with a single click, add extras, send...

Customer Story: In het Huis van...

Customer Story: In het Huis van...

Last weekend I visited Deventer, where a beautiful Dutch hotel works with the RoomRaccoon Hotel Software: In het huis...

15 ideas to make Christmas extra special for your guests

15 ideas to make Christmas extra special for your guests

Christmas is nearly upon us, so now is the perfect time to arrange some (last-minute) Christmas extravaganza. The days...

How many empty rooms did you have last week?

How many empty rooms did you have last week?

If you answer this question with (nearly) zero: wow, you are doing great! However, did your business also profit from...

Are you happily supersizing?

Are you happily supersizing?

I bet you recognize one or both of these scenarios.  A. You don’t always sell out your upgraded rooms...

5 Hospitality Trends for 2020

5 Hospitality Trends for 2020

With the new year just around the corner, it’s a good idea to start preparing for 2020. The hospitality industry...

What do you pay for your payments?

What do you pay for your payments?

Some hoteliers prefer to get paid at check-in, others at check-out. Or perhaps have the OTA charge the booker and you...

6 daily tasks you didn't know you could automate

6 daily tasks you didn't know you could automate

There are many things you can automate, but sometimes it is difficult to decide which automation tips are worth...

What strategy is right for your hotel?

What strategy is right for your hotel?

Written by Adam Clarke Distribution can seem complex. Online Travel Agents, Bed Banks, Wholesalers, Global...

The Independent Hotel Show London

The Independent Hotel Show London

Dear hotelier,   I am Adam from RoomRaccoon, THE all-in-one cloud software solution for independent hotels. I will...

Is Your Accommodation Ready for The Peak Season?

Is Your Accommodation Ready for The Peak Season?

Written by Nathana Summer is around the corner and everyone is looking for a new destination or making plans for their...

RoomRaccoon in Two Minutes

RoomRaccoon in Two Minutes

Written by Nathana RoomRaccoon is an all-in-one solution for hotels, B&B's and apartments. Property Management...

Hotel Booking Engine: What it can do for you?

Hotel Booking Engine: What it can do for you?

Written by Nathana How do you get your reservations on your Hotel or B&B? Pen and paper? Or do you still use...

Personalize The Guest Experience At Your B&B

Personalize The Guest Experience At Your B&B

Written by Nathana  The experience of your guests at your hotel or B&B is strongly connected to the...

How to Improve the Payment Process?

How to Improve the Payment Process?

  Written by Nathana In a business of any kind, it’s always important to measure your strengths and...

Enhance occupancy rate by improving your online presence

Enhance occupancy rate by improving your online presence

Written by Nathana It is known by hoteliers around the world that cultivating your brand online can bring good results,...

How to Save Costs and Increase Direct Bookings

How to Save Costs and Increase Direct Bookings

Written by Nathana As a small accommodation provider, we understand the struggle and pressure to find better strategies...

Email marketing tips for hotels and B&B's

Email marketing tips for hotels and B&B's

Booking confirmation Once a booking is confirmed, the customer can start preparing his journey. It’s recommended...

The playground of special hotel packages

The playground of special hotel packages

Written by Genya   It’s a way to allure potential guests to book a room in your hotel or B&B. Everyone...

How to increase my room revenue?

How to increase my room revenue?

Written by Genya   The hotel industry seemed to have significantly increased as of 2010, but will this success...

Hotel Channel Manager: Do I need one?

Hotel Channel Manager: Do I need one?

Written by Genya   Ever heard of a hotel Channel Manager or wonder why you need one? Let's have a look at what...

You're in charge!

You're in charge!

Written by Fern As a property owner, you probably are known to different kind of OTA’s (online travel agencies)....

Top 10 hotel trends for 2018

Top 10 hotel trends for 2018

Written by Genya   Every year, we kind of start the same. We set up goals both personally (eating healthy) and...

Attracting guests to your B&B

Attracting guests to your B&B

Written by Fern   B&B, hotel, holiday home. All of them are very different kind of accommodations with...

Does a successful B&B depend on your managing skills?

Does a successful B&B depend on your managing skills?

Written by Fern   Starting a B&B is something that people often do at their own homes. If you have a few...