How to Optimize Your Photos

This week I went to the “More Bookings Direct” event in London, and I was reminded of the importance of using images in conjunction with your Google My Business account, YouTube and Google Images to get maximum exposure for your property. I’ve made a quick video tutorial for you which you can watch below   If this video was helpful …

Why it’s easier to Start a Bed and Breakfast when it’s about YOU

Starting a bed and breakfast, guest house or inn is a dream for an increasing number of people. They want to escape their jobs, change their lifestyle, have their own business, be in charge of their own destiny They look at busy tourist destinations and think, well with all these people coming here, we could open our B&B here And …

Why Bed and Breakfasts don’t need to make online travel agents the enemy

Over the past couple of years, I’ve been running surveys and questionnaires to find out what troubles the bed and breakfast owners, guest house owners and innkeepers and here’s what I found… They want to learn how to Attract more direct bookings Reduce commission bills to online travel agents Fill rooms in the low seasons Charge more   In reality, …

How to open a bed and breakfast

How to open a bed and breakfast business in the 21st century digital age is a million miles away from how it used to be before the internet and this is where many people fall down. They often think it’s about the property, the location, the pretty bedrooms. Well it is And it isn’t You could have the very best …