The Mews Blog


Industry, Product  |  19 October 2021

The importance of cashflow management in hotels

Cashflow isn’t one of those small things that you can put to the back of your mind. A strong, reliable cashflow is vital for your property’s...

4 minute read

Product  |  1 September 2021

Transform your property with Mews Payments

Payments. They’re kind of important. 

7 minute read

Product  |  19 August 2021

How to get real guest emails from OTA bookings

Love them or hate them, OTAs still have a prominent part to play in generating hotel bookings. But we’re not here to talk about the merits of ...

4 minute read

Industry, Product  |  17 August 2021

Why it’s time for hotels to embrace payment automation

Payments have undergone something of a revolution over the last decade. The rise and rise of fintech has not only changed the way that customers...

6 minute read

Industry, Product  |  3 August 2021

How to lose a guest in 10 ways: avoidable hotel mistakes

If you’ve had the misfortune of watching How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, you’ll know that Kate Hudson’s character actively tries 10 classic tricks...

6 minute read

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...

5 minute read

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...

2 minute read

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...

6 minute read

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...

6 minute read

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...

2 minute read

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...

3 minute read

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...

7 minute read

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...

2 minute read

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...

2 minute read

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...

4 minute read

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