The Mews Blog

Your go-to blog for everything hospitality, from hotelier interviews and in-depth product information, to practical operational advice and thought-provoking opinion.


Industry  |  16 June 2021

Celebrating Pride Month: Pride charities you can support

Although Pride Month is largely a time of celebration, it also acts as an important reminder to consider those in the LGBTQI+ community who are...

8 June 2021

Automation, housekeeping and you: how to optimize your hotel housekeeping

Barely anything had changed in hospitality housekeeping over the past decades. But thanks to Covid, even departments that hadn’t seen big shifts...

27 May 2021

May’s new Mews integrations

May is usually reliable for some good sun, but if you’ve been anywhere in the Northern hemisphere this last month, you’ll know we couldn’t rely on 

26 May 2021

A different kind of Magic Mike: From hostel reception to teaching coding

This article originally appeared on the Mews Developers blog.

20 May 2021

How to prepare for the great hotel reopening

Enough has been written about the difficulties of the past year. Let’s focus on the present, and thankfully for many countries that means an...

Company  |  18 May 2021

Remote working: a way forward in the new normal

Remote working isn’t new to the technology industry. We’ve been working this way in one guise or another for a couple of decades at least. What’s...

18 May 2021

Mews is heading to NoVacancy 2021: Australia are you ready?

It feels like the first day of school. Or like we’re finally being allowed out again to see our friends after being grounded for over a year. ...

Industry  |  13 May 2021

The world’s most innovative hotels

As hospitality innovators ourselves, we're always on the lookout for the world's most innovative hotels. Game recognizes game. We've put together...

Industry, Product  |  12 May 2021

How to create the best hotel pre-arrival emails

It’s easy to dismiss the hotel pre-arrival email as a nice to have. After all, you’ve already emailed these guests with their booking...

11 May 2021

The hotels that inspired us in 2020/2021

It’s easy to do good and be generous when times are easy. Going the extra mile when times are tough is the real mark of heroism. The last year has...

6 May 2021

Incident management for 10+ cross-functional teams

This article originally appeared on the Mews Developers blog.

Industry  |  6 May 2021

April's new Mews integrations

It’s impossible to be the best at everything. Believe us, we’ve tried. But one thing we’re sure we’re best at is connecting with other amazing...

Product  |  4 May 2021

Accept iDEAL payments with Mews

At Mews, we’re delighted to announce our latest integration with online payment provider iDEAL, a much-anticipated connection for our Dutch...

Industry  |  27 April 2021

How to go contact-free without sacrificing the guest experience

What guests expect from economy hotels has changed drastically from the past. Travelers used to want a traditional no-frills stay. Today, they...

Company  |  22 April 2021

The values that guide us: defining Mews' culture

What characterizes company culture at Mews? Put simply, it's the shared values, goals, attitudes and the behavioral norms that we hold ourselves...

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