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PRACTICAL WAYS TO ATTRACT HOTEL GUESTS THIS SUMMER

Sun shines brighter, the days are getting longer, and swimming costumes are all unpacked, Hurray! Summer is almost here. Apart from normal people, for the hoteliers it is time to start redefining their hotel’s advertising ideas.  They have to make the best use of hotel summer plans to take this shot.

Summertime make for the most traveled season when it comes to vacations. But at the same time hot climates can make your customer fussy about the smallest stuff therefore, it is important to give attention to little details that could make your guests feel comfortable during their stay.

Plan According To The Season

Summers are all about hot weather so the basic plan to win hearts of your guest is to give them the coolest environment ever. Welcoming them with a chilled glass of drink can ultimately make them happy.

Right Promotion

The most important step to attract the customers to your hotel is right promotion. During a hot climate if you’re promoting events like bon-fire and hiking, then you’re doing it all wrong. Let your guest know about the most exotic beach near your hotel, or the pool party which your hotel is organizing for the guests.

Seasonal Menu

With the mercury level on rise, the scorching sun has the potential to drain us out completely that’s why it’s better to plan for a summertime menu at your hotel to make guests happy. The summer chunks which you can add to your hotel’s menu include watermelon, curd, cucumber, coconut water, mint, green leafy vegetables and lime.

Outdoor Games for a Family time.

Many parents remember playing freeze tag and Wiffle ball during the summertime when they were kids. Introducing summer outdoor games in your hotel can increase family time for the parents and at the same time guest would always love to come back again.

Ensure your hotel’s presence on popular OTAs

Identifying popular Online Travel Agencies that your target audience is most likely to use is one of the best hotel strategies to attract foreign guests. Make sure your website is registered to all the famous booking sites such as www.booking.com and www.trivago.com so that it can be easy for the people to search your hotels. There must be a booking option on your own website as well with easy payment options.

These were some of the practical ways that you can use to attract guests to your hotel during the summer time.

If you’re a traveler looking for the best summer destination in the United States then you need to book these hotels for your next summer trip.

Ocean House

Built on the grounds of an iconic resort, this luxe hotel on a bluff overlooking the ocean is 5 miles from Route 1 and 14 miles from Mystic Seaport. The genteel rooms feature loaner iPads, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and coffeemakers. Studios add fireplaces and sofa beds, and airy suites offer living rooms and terraces; some also have kitchens. Room service is offered 24/7.

Sun Valley Lodge

Part of Sun Valley mountain resort, this posh hotel next to Sun Valley Outdoor Ice Rink is a 14-minute walk from Dollar Mountain ski lifts and 14 miles from Friedman Memorial Airport. Refined rooms with sitting areas have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as coffeemakers and minifridges.

Hotel Del Coronado

Housed in a grand 1888 Victorian property, this upscale beach hotel is 5 miles from downtown San Diego.

Airy, polished rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, along with minifridges and coffeemakers; some provide ocean views. Family suites add themed kids’ rooms with bunk beds. Some upgraded rooms are set in a secluded location off the beach. Room service is provided 24/7.

Amenities include a spa with an infinity pool, plus a fitness center, 2 outdoor pools and a hot tub. There are also 7 bars and restaurants, including an ocean-view seafood eatery, an open-air pizzeria, and a lounge with live music. A daily resort fee applies.