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The Needs of Hotel Guests in the Digital Age

The Needs of Hotel Guests in the Digital Age

Posted on Thursday, 11 May 2017

The digital age has brought along very many technological advantages and as many challenges with regards to hotel positioning on the market as well as attracting customers. Along with the smart apps and online platforms such as AirBnb, the traditional means for...

How to Engage Hotel Guests in 2017

How to Engage Hotel Guests in 2017

Posted on Thursday, 4 May 2017

One of the most important aspects in creating a top hotel experience is undoubtedly the hotel–guest interaction. While a few years ago the only way of communicating with the guest was through direct interaction, today the guest-hotel interaction is strongly modeled by the digital mobile era in which we are living...

Does Your Hotel Need a Mobile App?

Does Your Hotel Need a Mobile App?

Posted on Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Hotel mobile apps are, beyond the shadow of a doubt, the future of hotel management and guest experience. When we say hotel management we refer to the entire process, from the basic domestic operations to shaping an excellent guest experience...

How to Make the Hotel Lobby Profitable

How to Make the Hotel Lobby Profitable

Posted on Thursday, 20 April 2017

When it comes to the profitable spaces of a hotel, we first think about the hotel rooms. They are, of course, the main source of income for a hotel, but not the only one. Conference or event rooms are also lucrative hotel spaces, as well as restaurants, spas and other amenities or facilities...

First Time at the TravelAcademy 2017 Conference Pravets, Bulgaria

First Time at the TravelAcademy 2017 Conference Pravets, Bulgaria

Posted on Thursday, 13 April 2017

At the end of last month we attended the 4th edition of Travel Academy the annual hospitality and tourism conference held at Pravets, Bulgaria. This was our first participation at the event and we wanted to share our experience with you. But first off with a few words about Travel Academy.

Calirom in Top 50 Companies at BVB Contest 2017

Calirom in Top 50 Companies at BVB Contest 2017

Posted on Thursday, 6 April 2017

Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) held for the first time this year the project entitled "Made in Romania", a competition with 166 Romanian companies listed. BVB is a Romanian capital market with the mission to support companies that want to attract local capital market investments...

A Few Things You Didn't Know about Calirom

A Few Things You Didn't Know about Calirom

Posted on Monday, 3 April 2017

Let’s get to know each other better. You may have read our blogs, you may understand what we do and what we have to offer. But beyond the website, the logo and the name, Calirom is actually a well-knit team of people who are passionate about technology and innovation. And not just any technology, but next-generation smart technology to help increase comfort in living spaces.

Our Thoughts on The Holiday and Spa Expo, Bulgaria 2017

Our Thoughts on The Holiday and Spa Expo, Bulgaria 2017

Posted on Friday, 24 March 2017

Last month we attended the largest international tourist exhibition held every year in Bulgaria, entitled "Holiday & Spa Expo". The exhibition was held at the Inter Expo Center in the capital city of Sofia. With more than 30 editions held thus far, the tourist fair has a long history behind it and is very popular in the entire south-eastern Europe area, not just in Bulgaria.

5 Hotel Trends of 2017 That Will Change the Industry

5 Hotel Trends of 2017 That Will Change the Industry

Posted on Sunday, 19 March 2017

When it comes to the hospitality industry, hotel trends can be both ephemeral and long-lasting. Some hotel trends are just fleeting, while others may remain topical for decades. The hotel trends in 2016 have been strongly shaped by major mergers and acquisitions among large hotel chains.

The Most Recent Achievements of Calirom

The Most Recent Achievements of Calirom

Posted on Saturday, 19 November 2016

Calirom’s mission has always revolved around providing the best and most innovative hotel solutions for the Romanian hospitality market and abroad. This is something that we’ve sought to achieve, especially over the past months. Our goal is to extend beyond the borders of Romania and become the hotel solution developers and suppliers in the neighboring countries as well, namely in Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Moldavia and Serbia.

How Will The Internet of Things Impact the Hotel Industry

How Will The Internet of Things Impact the Hotel Industry

Posted on Friday, 18 November 2016

Thousands of gadgets and devices are connected to the internet every day around the world. Smart thermostats, water meters, alarm systems, kitchen gadgets, medical equipments, industrial machinery and even personal vehicles...

How to Boost the Meeting Rooms Bookings in a Hotel

How to Boost the Meeting Rooms Bookings in a Hotel

Posted on Sunday, 13 November 2016

The main source of income of any given hotel is, of course, room booking revenues. But besides this revenue, there are other modalities in which a hotel can boost up its incomes, such as restaurant sells, spa type services, event rooms booking and meeting rooms reservations.

3 Major Trends in Hotel Tech

3 Major Trends in Hotel Tech

Posted on Saturday, 5 November 2016

Hotel tech has become a major aspect in bringing in more guests and retaining them. Today, this translates to solid investments in a wide palette of hotel tech solutions that create this immediate and personal connection between the hotel and the guest. With the rising of guests’ expectations, pleasantly surprising them is something any respectable hotelier need to assume.

Renovating or Converting a Hotel

Renovating or Converting a Hotel

Posted on Friday, 28 October 2016

The purpose behind any economical investment is the return on investment. This applies to the hospitality industry as well, where the investments can go up to incredible sums and the risks simultaneously therewith. This is why, in order to transform an average hotel into a profitable business, often times calls for a property renovation or even a complete facelift, namely a hotel conversion.

Hotel Époque Wins the Best Hotel in Romania Award

Hotel Époque Wins the Best Hotel in Romania Award

Posted on Friday, 21 October 2016

The prestigious American publication U.S. News & World Report, a well-known authority in quality rankings with a goal to improve the quality of life of their readership, has designated the winners of Best Hotels Rankings 2016-2017, of the Travel category.