No matter what PMS software you choose, it is essential that it is able to link with other systems in your hotel. Interfacing a PMS with other hardware and software is one of the most powerful things you can do from an operational standpoint and as you’ll see it, can also positively impact the guest experience.
We’re taking a brief break from our PMS buyer’s guide series to show you this great infographic on online reviews put together by Nerval. We particularly like this infographic because it not only shares interesting figures (like that 95% of travelers trust online reviews, or that 50% of global travelers would not book a room if they haven’t read peer reviews online), but it also shares a methodology for responding to reviews.
In our last post we talked about how your PMS should be customizable to your property-type. Today we’re going to cover the essential features your PMS must have. Modern PMS software is loaded with features – there are so many, in fact, that it wouldn’t be very prudent to list them all here. Instead we’re going to focus on the must-haves, the things your PMS absolutely needs to be able to do.
What features do you absolutely need in your PMS? In this blog post we’ll cover two of the most important so you select property management software that works well with your specific property. At the core, PMS software is designed to streamline basic operational tasks that need to be frequently completed by the front desk, sales team, management, and so forth.
Choosing the right PMS software for your property is no easy task. There are a lot of options on the market and it can be difficult to select the system that will work best for you. In fact, there are so many things to consider it’s hard to know where to even start. Don’t worry, we’re here to help.
Are you using your property management software to its full potential? It’s never quite enough to install enterprise-level software and hope for the best. Each system and each hotel is different, and it’s worth putting in a little extra effort to ensure the platform is being used at the highest level possible. In this article we’ll look at three things you can immediately put into action to help you get more from your property management software.