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, Product  |  20 July 2021

How to minimize hotel booking cancelations

Picture the scene: it’s your managers' meeting, and you’re looking at occupancy for the coming month. It’s very encouraging, all things...

Industry  |  14 July 2021

The fight for the leisure guest: how hotels can capture holiday travel

One of the biggest changes since the pandemic struck is the huge increase in remote working. For hoteliers that rely on a steady income from...

Industry, Product, Featured  |  7 July 2021

The Green Hotel of the Future: download our free guide

Could your property be doing more in its efforts to be sustainable? In all likelihood, the answer is yes. Going green has never been more...

Industry  |  29 June 2021

What went wrong at the Shining's Overlook Hotel?

Mews is on a mission to help even the most challenging of hotels transform their operations and enhance the guest experience. I already took a...

Industry, Product  |  24 June 2021

How to nail hotel upselling and boost ancillary revenue

Think of the last few orders from your favourite Mexican or Italian take-away. How often did you go for that extra guacamole, the dough balls or...

Company, Industry  |  23 June 2021

Queer hospitality: the LGBTQI+ experience in our industry

Some people don’t understand that Pride is still necessary. That writing posts like this are still necessary. Just as I don't know what it’s like...

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...

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...

Industry  |  9 May 2021

10 best ways of greeting guests in the perfect hotel welcome

First impressions can make or break a guest’s experience, and the way in which you are greeting guests is very important as it is the first point...

Industry  |  8 May 2021

Best 10 online travel agents (OTAs) to boost hotel bookings

If you’re a hotelier looking to boost hotel bookings, then you should look to OTAs. With OTAs, hotels can increase revenue, although this revenue...

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...

Industry  |  3 May 2021

15 most important hotel technology trends for 2021

Hotel technology is fundamental to improving the guest experience, saving time and even money. Hotels must be ready to adapt in order to remain...

Industry  |  1 May 2021

Top 7 hotel marketing strategies to increase your bookings

A hotel marketing strategy starts with understanding your target audience and defining your objectives. Of course, your message won’t be the same...

Industry  |  30 April 2021

Best 10 hotel social media marketing strategies in 2021

Social media marketing for hotels is key to increasing visibility, boosting direct bookings, and improving brand awareness. With more and more...

See the innovators in hospitality

Learn more about the innovators in hospitality that we’re proud to call our customers.

See our customers' stories

Cookie management

Here you can manage your preferences regarding cookies: