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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.