Rate shopping

Booking.com rate shopper alternatives

As you may have heard already, in late 2019 the OTA giant Booking.

Hotel price data you can download on-line

Are you curious what daily prices are set by hotels in your area?

Hotel pricing and optimization strategies: A beginner's guide

Determining what price to sell your hotel rooms at is of strategic importance to every hotel business. In economics, there is a proven direct relationship between pricing and the positioning of a company and its products, turnover, and market share.

Hotel rate comparison tools for professionals

When guests are out looking for the perfect price for their hotel room it’s important to grab their attention and get them to click, and book.

Hotel rate intelligence: The essential market intelligence for hotel professionals

Any successful revenue management strategy requires the right market intelligence. With so many metrics involved, it is essential for revenue managers to have the full analysis of the key market conditions, including the main competitor’s room rates, their occupancy levels, the on-line user reviews as well as the overall demand levels for the period in the local area.

How do hotels price their rooms?

Pricing hotel rooms and producing a successful hotel pricing strategy can be difficult.

How you can find and monitor the best hotel rates on the Internet

Never assume hotel or hostel prices are fixed. From a standpoint of a traveller, it is important to know the best prices whenever you book a room.

Is paying for a hotel rate shopper worth it?

Pricing data is the fuel that powers your hotel revenue management strategy.

The Top 6 Features To Look For In A Hotel Rate Shopper

With so many hotel technology products on the market today, it could be a daunting task for the unsuspecting buyer to choose the best one.

What is hotel rate parity?

What is rate parity? Rate parity is a legal agreement between a hotel and an OTA.

What is rate shopping?

What is a hotel rate shopper? A rate shopper is a software solution used by hotel professionals to monitor room rates on the Internet.

What is the best rate shopper for independent hotels?

A rate shopper is a software solution used by hotel professionals to monitor room rates on the Internet. Rate shoppers give revenue managers overview of the local market conditions to help them make pricing decisions and maximize revenue.

Why is rate parity so important?

Everyone is familiar with over-exaggerated marketing claims across the Internet and the media: