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.


Company, Product, Featured  |  26 February 2021

Our vision to reimagine the future of guest experiences

It’s our unshakable belief that there's always a better way. A better way for guests to book and interact with products and services. A better way...

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Company, Industry  |  18 February 2021

The 15 places we’d most like to visit in 2021

Let’s face it: it hasn’t exactly been a brilliant last 12 months. But while the world has changed, our innate desire to travel remains...

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Industry, Product  |  3 February 2021

Local SEO for hotels: how to optimize for Google’s hotel map in 2021

When a traveler is researching which hotel to stay at, one of their first ports of call is to Google: “hotel in [destination]”.

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Industry  |  28 January 2021

Mews product principles: explaining the logic behind our platform

As software moves from on-premises to cloud, it's more and more important to understand not only what its current features are, but how it’s going...

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Industry  |  21 January 2021

Hotel integration strategies: embracing a connected future

It’s rare to get so many property management system leaders in the same conversation, and ROOMDEX’s hotel Integration Strategies webinar was...

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Customers  |  19 January 2021

Hotel Reopening Diaries: EMA House

While COVID-19 put much of the world on hold, EMA House Hotel Suites and Serviced Apartments in Zurich saw it as an opportunity to move their...

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Industry  |  14 January 2021

The best reads of 2020

Although 2020 was a year to forget for many reasons, there are plenty of important learnings we can take from it. We looked through the data and...

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Industry  |  7 January 2021

Why you should rethink your hotel lobby design

Ask someone to shut their eyes and describe the typical hotel lobby design, and you’ll usually get the same answer: a soulless, empty space,...

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Company  |  16 December 2020

Our 2020 in numbers | Mews year in review

2020 isn’t likely to go down as one of our favourite numbers. It’s been a difficult year for everyone in hospitality, but despite the hardships...

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Industry  |  8 December 2020

Don't call us a PMS | Mews CEO, Matt Welle, on the changing world of..

When Bob Dylan wrote one of the world’s most memorable protest songs, he definitely wasn’t singing about hospitality technology. But he might as...

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Industry  |  1 December 2020

13 reasons to choose a cloud PMS

Back in the simpler times of 2018, a Fuel Travel survey found that 55% of hotel managers weren’t satisfied with their current property management...

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Industry  |  26 November 2020

How to choose the best revenue management systems for hotels

Revenue Management Systems are nothing new – they’ve been around for decades. But it’s only in the last few years, with the introduction of smart...

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Industry  |  18 November 2020

What does the hotel of the future look like?

Let’s allow ourselves to look beyond the near-future, beyond COVID-19, to where our industry should be aiming. So what will the next generation of...

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Featured  |  10 November 2020

We’re delighted to welcome Base7booking to the Mews family

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The acquisition from global travel platform trivago provides Base7booking customers with a specialist cloud-based property...

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Company, Product  |  3 November 2020

Introducing Mews Analytics: business intelligence for the modern hotelier

Data is the new gold. At least, that’s been the mantra of businesses around the world for the last few years. We actually think it’s true, but the...

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