There's an interesting poll up on Hospitality Net today:
Online Discounting Of Room Rates: What's Your Current Strategy?
We still depend on selling discounted rooms 44%
We currently keep our rates at constant level 31%
We are gradually raising rates 25%
I keep hearing about how hotels are moving away from fire-rate sales on the Internet, but from this poll, it looks like a lot are still dumping blocks on discount sites. Sigh.
In other depressing news from Hospitality Net: The threat of terrorism is growing for hotels:
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