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

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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, 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, 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...

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...

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, Product  |  13 April 2021

How to benefit from Google Hotel Search with Mews

The latest shake up in the world of online bookings comes from a little-known tech company called (let me check my notes...) Google. You might...

Industry, Product  |  8 April 2021

How to create the best hotel booking confirmation email for guests

Sometimes it’s the little things that elevate a good guest experience to a great one. Emails are the perfect example. Every hotelier sends emails...

Industry, Product, Featured  |  30 March 2021

The Metrics that Matter | Download the free report

Every hotel generates a wealth of data. A veritable ocean of it, in fact. But how do you know what the most important, relevant metrics are for...

Industry, Product  |  29 March 2021

March’s new Mews integrations

A connected ecosystem is much stronger than one that stands on its own. That’s why Mews continues to seek out the best solutions in hospitality...

Industry, Product  |  16 March 2021

What went wrong at the Hotel California?

Hotel California is a great song. We all know it, we all love it. However, it doesn’t exactly paint the hotel industry in a good light. The poor...

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...

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]”.

Company, Product  |  3 November 2020

What is Mews Analytics? The 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...

Industry, Product  |  14 October 2020

Hotel chargebacks: how they work and how to dispute them

Chargebacks have long been a problem for hoteliers. They’re an obstacle when it comes to profitability and the process to dispute hotel chargebacks

Product  |  25 August 2020

The key to smooth onboarding with a new Property Management System

"Our greatest fears lie in anticipation." – Honoré de Balzac. 

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