Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 184 – Get Ready For A Booming Spring & Summer

The latest edition of the Fuel Customer Sentiment Study (Volume 12) dives in to when customers are going to be ready to travel, what it will take for hotels to win over guests, and how vaccines will impact travel. In today’s episode we’re going to hit the highlights and most surprising findings. Spoiler alert: Get ready for a booming spring and summer.

FAQ With An Expert – The State of Mid-Pandemic Travel Destinations – By Laura Badiu

For this installment of our 'FAQ With An Expert' series, we talked to TrustYou’s own Key Accounts and Business Development Manager, Emmanuel Richter, and we asked him the most pressing questions about the current state of travel destinations, as well as the challenges they are currently facing and the possible solutions they could leverage for their recovery.

U.S. Market Recovery Monitor – 17 April 2021 – STR

As expected, due to the end of the spring break leisure season, U.S. industry recovery came to a pause during the week ending 17 April as demand fell 4% week over week. The good news, room demand remained above 21 million for a fifth consecutive week. Occupancy for the week was 57.3% using STR’s standard methodology and 54.4% on a total-room-inventory (TRI) basis—the latter accounts for temporarily closed hotels.

Mandarin Oriental Ritz Madrid Hotel Opens

Originally designed and built under the supervision of legendary hotelier César Ritz, the hotel first opened its doors in 1910. Over the last three years, it has been carefully restored, enhancing its facilities and services while preserving the unique Belle Époque character of the original building.