What hotels can learn from Airbnb’s response to the COVID-19 crisis
What hotels can learn from Airbnb’s response to the COVID-19 crisis — By Matthieu Mauguin

PrivateDeal SA · 17 Sep

For most hoteliers, Airbnb represents more of a threat than a role model. In its twelve years of existence, the Californian company has reshaped the world of travel like no one ever before. Indeed, by introducing a new type of accommodation, namely short-term rentals from person to person, the co-founders of Airbnb have challenged some of the age-old principles of the hotel business. By reversing this paradigm, they have sent a shockwave through the hospitality sector that has forced even the sturdiest establishments to second guess their entire strategies.

How Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa Increased Direct Bookings and Revenue with PrivateDeal
How Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa Increased Direct Bookings and Revenue with PrivateDeal

PrivateDeal SA · 11 Sep

PrivateDeal provides an innovative booking solution for hotels which includes a unique smart negotiation process. The platform, which is available di

PrivateDeal rethinks Hotel Day-Use Bookings
PrivateDeal rethinks Hotel Day-Use Bookings

PrivateDeal SA · 31 Aug

In a hotel environment strongly shaken by the COVID-19 outbreak, PrivateDeal reinvents a practice often overlooked by the industry: day-use bookings.

The great hospitality reset
The great hospitality reset — By Matthieu Mauguin

PrivateDeal SA · 27 Aug

Do you ever feel like time can go by at different speeds? While on vacation, an entire week may go by in a few hours, whereas, at work, a bad day can sometimes feel interminable. This is often described as the elasticity of time, which is strictly a matter of perception: your brain either produces stimulants, which cause an overestimation of the flow of time, or depressants/anesthetics which have the opposite effect. However, in the last few months, it seems like this feeling took a literal turn.

How to choose the best bidding system for your hotel?
How to choose the best bidding system for your hotel? — By Isabelle Jan

PrivateDeal SA · 13 Dec

If you want to follow every single recommendations on how to do your job properly as a Hotel Manager, you might just get overwhelmed by the colossal amount of work ahead of you. Nowadays, hoteliers are expected to be 100% digitalized, mobile-oriented, able to propose a differentiated and consistent offer, and get the right product at the right price at the right moment to the right guest (just after being at the right place). What a program!