Posts by Martin Kelly for Blog:
15 July 2019
Direct Bookings Rise, OTA Share Dives: New research reveals Australian holiday parks are regaining control of their online sales distribution channels and clawing back market share from the powerful foreign-owned online travel agents, Booking.com and Expedia, which dominate the travel internet.
04 June 2019
Imagine running a distribution strategy without a Channel Manager. It simply wouldn’t be possible.
09 May 2019
When will it end? That’s the question some are asking about the global boom in serviced apartments, but the sector’s steep growth trajectory shows no sign of slowing with development...
09 January 2019
Hospitality has a multitude of moving parts but is, at its heart, a deceptively simple business, says Peter Bacon, GM of Bannisters Port Stephens.
08 January 2019
When Sue and Roger Humphris arrived in Beechworth a dozen years ago to run their first business together, it was just them, the kids and a sprawling 10 acre caravan...
04 December 2018
Demographer Bernard Salt says the future is looking good for Australia’s holiday parks as the two most populous age groups – the Millennials and Baby Boomers – move into the...
29 November 2018
RMS – The Hospitality Cloud, the world’s fastest-growing property management system, has been with Nightcap Hotels every step of the way, from concept to execution.
07 November 2018
Most of Australia’s hotel markets are in good shape due to consistent underlying demand across the nation – except for Western Australia - resulting in an average occupancy rate of...
07 November 2018
At RMS, we’ve spoken with some of Australia’s leading holiday park operators to find out how the peak summer season is shaping up. Here’s what they had to say.
02 October 2018
Blame Airbnb and the internet. Lifestyle and boutique hotels are all the rage now with new niche properties capturing media attention and opening at a rapid rate.