Welcome Home - Shinta Mani Rising from the Ruins

Posted by Helena Murphy on March 28, 2016 at 5:42 PM

The travel industry has been one of the fastest growing industries in the past twenty years in spite of crises and strained political relations around the globe. To date, developing countries have not profited much. While a growing number of tourists are visiting developing countries, that does not necessarily lead to improved standards of living. More hoteliers thankfully are stepping up and increasingly getting involved in sustainable tourism. We look at how Cambodia, and one property in Siem Reap, Shinta Mani, has built what TripAdvisor considers its #2 Hotel in the world, from the ashes of the brutal Khmer Rouge.

Topics: Online Distribution, Online Reputation, Non-profit, PMS

How to Build Unforgettable Guest Experiences at your Hotel?

Posted by Kerry Rodgers on September 17, 2015 at 7:30 AM

The hotel industry has a long history of relationships with the nonprofit industry: giving financial support, building strategic alliances, offering reduced rates for nonprofit events, planning volunteer days for employees – there are so many ways properties can be critical community partners in creating positive change.

A new strategy has been gaining steam in recent years – making it easier for guests to get involved. Offering to arrange volunteering activities to guests – along with other tourist activities – is a low-cost way for properties to have a positive impact while also delighting their clientele.

Topics: Non-profit

Share this post:

Share your ideas, add a comment below:

Welcome to the Frontdesk Anywhere Blog!

Get insights and advice on hotel and revenue management; receive tips and news about Frontdesk Anywhere solutions and see how technology is changing hospitality.

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

New Call-to-action
Download: How To Select The Right PMS For Your Hotel [Ebook]