Direct bookings are the most lucrative way to generate income from a vacation rental, but they can be challenging to come by. In this blog post I’m going to show you five simple marketing hacks that will help grow your direct bookings. Ready? Let’s dive right in!
Think of your website as your online show window. It is there to entice potential guests to book with you. Your holiday rental website needs to show confidence and trust. You have a great property with a bunch of glowing reviews – it should be easy, shouldn’t it? But many people get their holiday rental website so wrong. Here are 20 mistakes the I often see made.
Long gone are the days of ‘if we build it – they will come’! More has to be done than just launching a website or making a few posts on social media. You have to learn how digital marketing your holiday rental works so that you will attract direct bookings. There are many ways to use digital marketing for your holiday rental or serviced accommodation to do this. The trick is using what is right for you and your ideal guest.
A few years ago having your own holiday rental website might have been a luxury. Now it is an essential so that you can build your business on your own ground. Here are six reasons why you need to have your own website for your holiday rental, self catering cottage, B&B, villa or serviced accommodation.