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How B&Bs Can Be Profitable & Enjoyable To Operate

How B&Bs Can Be Profitable & Enjoyable to Operate
Are you thinking about opening a bed and breakfast? Are you ready to escape the daily grind of your 9-5 job? If you’ve reached the point of seriousness, you may have two unanswered questions: “Will I make money, and will I like it?” In this article, we look at how B&Bs can be...
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Why People Start B&Bs

Why People Start B&Bs
For many people, starting a bed and breakfast is a life-long dream. For some, it starts with a daydream after long hours in a 9-5 job. For others, it’s the desire to do something on their own. In this article, we look at why people start B&Bs and give you some tips on how to decide...
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Why You Should Never Invite Some Guests To Return!

Why You Should Never Invite Some Guests To Return
Most people don’t set out to end up on a hotel’s blacklist. And, you can bet the majority of accommodation properties don’t want to put people there either. Yet, unfortunately, sometimes this happens out of necessity. If you’ve been wondering if you should, and can, ban guests...
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7 Of the Best B&B’s In America – Gourmet Stays

7 Of the Best B&B's In America - Gourmet Stays
Are you one of the many people who travels to eat? Do you enjoy the finest amenities in your lodging and in your meal choice? If so, you’ll enjoy this article as we look at seven of the best B&B’s in America for gourmet stays. We are picking out some of the best B&B’s for...
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10 Tools Your Accommodation Booking System Must Have

10 Tools Your Accommodation Booking System Must Have
Are you currently working with a booking system, or do you wonder about the effectiveness of the one you are using? In this article, we look at 10 tools your accommodation booking system must have. If you aren’t sure about the benefits of an online booking system, you’ll find all...
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The Easy Way To Maintain Your Guest Database

The Easy Way To Maintain Your Guest Database
According to the Harvard Business Review (HBR), customer experience is the number one reason travelers use to select hotels. This often outweighs the prices and the location. What’s more, the HBR says customers who have the best past experiences at your hotel spend 140% more in the future...
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7 Things B&B Owners Can Learn From Big Hotels

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Travelers to any particular region will have a wide range of choices when it comes to accommodation. Some choose to stay in hotels while others prefer the ‘home away from home’ feeling that a bed and breakfast offers. Hotels and B&Bs are therefore always in competition. While some...
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