The Mews Blog

Product (2)

The power of context in product management

Industry
Product

16 Dec 2021

Everyone in the world of modern product management is talking about empowered product teams. Every reasonable company wants them, every product...

Rethinking spaces with Mews: parking

Industry
Product

7 Dec 2021

For a property to fully maximize its revenue, you need to utilize its space in the most efficient way. This sounds simple, but historically it hasn’t...

Transforming the guest journey with next-generation hospitality tech

Industry
Product

17 Nov 2021

When Covid-19 brought much of our industry to its knees, one thing quickly became clear: hotel brands that were willing to innovate and transform...

What went wrong at Club Tropicana?

Industry
Product

3 Nov 2021

Club Tropicana was written in 1981, before Wham! were properly established as a band and a long time before the property management system revolution...

The power of the product trio: developing features that users love

Product

26 Oct 2021

My journey into product and building a strong relationship between product, design and engineering  What I’ve learnt from the power of close...

The importance of cashflow management in hotels

Industry
Product

19 Oct 2021

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...

Transform your property with Mews Payments

Product

1 Sep 2021

Payments. They’re kind of important. 

How to get real guest emails from OTA bookings

Product

19 Aug 2021

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 ...

Why it’s time for hotels to embrace payment automation

Industry
Product

17 Aug 2021

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...

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

Industry
Product

3 Aug 2021

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 to...

How to minimize hotel booking cancelations

Industry
Product

20 Jul 2021

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

The Green Hotel of the Future: download our free guide

Industry
Product

7 Jul 2021

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 important...

June's new Mews integrations

Product

30 Jun 2021

Summer is here but that doesn’t mean our integrations team has downed tools and set up their deck chairs on the beach; they’re still hard at work...

How to nail hotel upselling and boost ancillary revenue

Industry
Product

24 Jun 2021

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 some...

May’s new Mews integrations

Product

27 May 2021

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 ...

How to create the best hotel pre-arrival emails

Industry
Product

12 May 2021

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 confirmation,...

Accept iDEAL payments with Mews

Product

4 May 2021

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

How to benefit from Google Hotel Search with Mews

Industry
Product

13 Apr 2021

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 have...

How to create the best hotel booking confirmation email for guests

Industry
Product

8 Apr 2021

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 to...

The Metrics that Matter | Download the free report

Industry
Product

30 Mar 2021

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 your...

March’s new Mews integrations

Industry
Product

29 Mar 2021

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 tech...

What went wrong at the Hotel California?

Industry
Product

16 Mar 2021

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...

Our vision to reimagine the future of guest experiences

Company
Product

26 Feb 2021

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...

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

Industry
Product

3 Feb 2021

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

What is Mews Analytics? The business intelligence for the modern hotelier

Company
Product

3 Nov 2020

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...

Hotel chargebacks: how they work and how to dispute them

Industry
Product

14 Oct 2020

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

The key to smooth onboarding with a new Property Management System

Product

25 Aug 2020

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

How rooming lists make group bookings a piece of cake

Product

15 Jul 2020

It’s late morning. Your front desk has finished the morning rush of check-outs when the phone rings. Your reservations manager answers. ‘Hello?’...

Mews unites with OTA Insight to provide business intelligence to hoteliers

Product

9 Jul 2020

Revenue Insight tool is now available in the Mews Marketplace. 

Maximize revenue with RoomPriceGenie's automated dynamic pricing

Product

15 Jun 2020

22% average revenue increase in case study 90% of customers are on Auto-Pilot, showing full trust in the system What problems do RoomPriceGenie...

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: