How Ace Hotels Pioneered the Boutique Hotel

Hotel brokerage

If you have been to one of today’s trendy bed and breakfast-style accommodations or boutique hotels, you have no doubt experienced the benefits of these smaller hospitality offerings. People are increasingly drawn to the feeling of staying with friends and family without actually worrying about inconveniencing those they love – and it has made for […]

100-Year-Old Hotel Designed, Built, and Financed by Women

Hotel Sale

In the nearly 100 years since its opening, it is safe to say that the Hotel Figueroa has been the backdrop for many a scene. Inarguably a piece of local history, it is impossible to say just how many lives the building and business have touched. The truth of this is even more apparent when […]

Looking for a Boost to in-Room Dining Revenue? Try Some New Technology!

You’ve found some hotel real estate for sale, and after your purchase, you’re trying to think of new ways to enhance the visitor experience. You already know that you’re planning to offer room service to guests, but how can you try to maximize the revenue there? When you consider that the vast majority of your […]

How AI is Changing the Way Front Desk and Reservation Agents Work

Although we’ve relied on hotels and other means of lodging for centuries, that doesn’t mean this sector has no need to innovate. On the contrary, both boutique and chain hotels alike need to keep up with the times if they want to continue to attract guests.  In other words, hotels have to find ways to […]

Does Your Hotel Need to Meet Sustainability Goals? Five Technologies to Help

Beyond the obvious goal of contributing to the welfare of the planet and its natural resources, hotels that meet sustainability goals experience many business benefits as well. It reduces costs in many areas, such as water expenses and food spending. Also, many customers base part of their decisions on which hotel to frequent based on […]