GuestCentric’s booking engine recognized by hoteliers in 2018 HotelTechAwards3 min readReading Time: 2 minutes
GuestCentric customers rated its booking engine 4.8 out of 5 in ease-of-use
GuestCentric, the leading provider of digital marketing software for hotels, had its booking engine recognized as top 3 finalist in the 2018 HotelTechAwards, based on data from thousands of hoteliers in more than 40 countries around the world. In this competition, run by Hotel Tech Report, GuestCentric’s services as a digital agency also received accolades, making it to the top 5 in the category.
Hotel Tech Report co-founder Jordan Hollander greeted GuestCentric’s commitment to independent hotels and boutique brands digital marketing: “Hoteliers recognition of GuestCentric’s contribution to their bottom line is only natural, given that the company has been working for more than a decade to help independent hotels promote their brands and attract customers to book direct”.
Pedro Colaco, GuestCentric’s CEO, added: “This distinction holds near and dear to our hearts because it comes directly from our customers. We are delighted in their delight, and you can be sure that we’ll be doubling down on our efforts to level the playing field for independent hotels and boutique brands in the highly competitive hospitality marketplace”.
The HotelTechAwards is a competition to identify the top rated hotel technologies in the eyes of the judges that matter most – hoteliers. The annual awards are produced by Hotel Tech Report, a ratings and reviews platform for hotel technology that aims to empower hoteliers to find the best tech by comparing vendors based on verified customer reviews. GuestCentric customers rated its booking engine a whopping 11% above the category average, and 4.8 out of 5 in ease-of-use, a testament to customers’ satisfaction.
One such customer reviews and testimonials was offered by Mark Kassouf, owner of the Quiet Creek Inn of Idyllwild, California: “We saw an amazing increase of direct bookings through our new brand website. Better still was the increased performance of direct bookings through our new GuestCentric booking engine, which is now three times those of all OTAs combined.”
GuestCentric is a leading provider of cloud-based digital marketing software and services that help extraordinary hoteliers promote their brand, drive direct bookings and connect with customers on all digital platforms. GuestCentric’s all-in-one platform provides hotels with the only unified solution for managing their guests’ online journey: award-winning, high impact websites; an integrated, easy-to-use booking engine; social media marketing and publishing tools; a GDS chain code and a channel manager to offer rooms on Amadeus, Booking.com, Expedia, Galileo, Google, Sabre, TripAdvisor and hundreds of other channels.
GuestCentric is a proud provider of solutions that maximize direct bookings to hotel groups and independent hotels from collections such as Design Hotels, Great Hotels of the World, Leading Hotels of the World, Relais & Chateaux and Small Luxury Hotels.
GuestCentric is featured on Skift Travel Tech 250, a list of the top 250 travel tech companies shaping the modern-day travel experience.
For more information, please visit test.guestcentric.com.
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Hotel Tech Report is the premiere global research platform for hotel technology globally. We help buyers save time identifying the best technology products to run their hotel properties by easily comparing vendors based on unbiased reviews from verified users. HotelTechReport’s global community consists of hoteliers spanning 40+ countries with representation from every major hotel brand and thousands of independent hotels. Our platform connects these hoteliers with hundreds of the world’s top hotel technology suppliers with billions of dollars in market capitalization.