Studies

Studies
August 1st, 2022

5 Surprising Insights on OTAs and Direct Booking Revealed in a HOTREC 2022 Study

What is the biggest mistake hotels are making in the new post-pandemic realities? Which travel meta search turned out to be an absolute leader surpassing TripAdvisor in popularity? Let's find out!

Success Stories
January 12th, 2022

A&A Liegenschaften-group story: The ultimate digital success formula for guest-focused hospitality

Let’s take a look at how HotelFriend solutions helped A&A Liegenschaften-group achieve greater effectiveness and fulfill its potential.

Hotel Management
December 16th, 2021

Hoteliers’ choice: The best hotel software features of 2021

The top HotelFriend features that are revolutionizing how hotels operate in 2021: PMS with integrated Channel Manager and Booking Engine, Digital Payments, Mobile POS and Cloud TSS, Mobile App with check-in/out and Contactless Room Opening.

Studies
July 14th, 2021

How to choose the right hotel software from reliable vendor. Proven HotelFriend solutions that work

We analyzed the most frequent requests we got and compiled a few HotelFriend solutions that solve urgent hotel problems to help you get clear insights about the challenges they face and expectations they set for the technology product function. We’re sure our insights will ease decision-making and make the software selection process simple for you.

Studies
November 2nd, 2020

Tackling climate changes: the way towards a “green” hotel in the post-corona world

The benefits of green and smart resilient hotels are significant ranging from cost savings to risk management. Yet, without biodiversity, the green strategy won't be complete. Below, we’ll cover the ways how to integrate green practices and biodiversity in hotel operations, as well as eco-friendly tech solutions.

Studies
October 2nd, 2020

Major chains and small hotels: business recovery case studies, scenarios, and strategies

In this article, we’ll provide you with case studies and navigate through post-coronavirus scenarios and strategies that worked out for well-known and not-so-famous hotels.

Studies
October 1st, 2020

Hotel overbooking strategy: how to keep occupancy levels high

Hotel overbooking strategy: practical challenges and solutions on how to keep occupancy levels high - HotelFriend.

Studies
September 21st, 2020

Smart resilient hotels in times of coronavirus crisis in Germany

Smart resilient hotels in times of coronavirus crisis in Germany - the tailor-made study for HotelFriend AG Thomas Friedrich, based on Frau Prof. Bronkmann from Fraunhofer IAO research.

Studies
July 14th, 2020

Hotel metrics and KPIs in a nutshell: how to measure your hotel’s success

Hotel metrics and KPIs in a nutshell: how to measure your hotel’s success and improve it with automated technologies by HotelFriend.

Studies
July 10th, 2020

Hotelier studies: the “new normal” of travel and hospitality - a roadmap to recovery

Hoteliers can always benefit from early planning and use available surveys as an aid to making decisions in the face of uncertainty. Here is a deep dive into statistics and studies that present the state of the hotel industry in 2020 and beyond.