As a hotel owner, you want your guests to have the best experience possible. From the lighting in each room right through to the feel of the towels, everything has to be just right - and this can take some time to perfect. When crafting the perfect hotel experience, it’s important to take housekeeping routines into consideration. Not only can a top-notch housekeeping plan ensure each and every room is alway sparkling clean, but it can help extend the lifespan of hotel fixtures and furniture too. Below, we share some helpful housekeeping tips and tricks for hotels.
The kitchen can be a messy place and keeping your chef uniform in top condition isn’t always the easiest of tasks. When working in the kitchen, you know you’re going to get dirty - even if you’re not cooking at that moment, a spill can happen or you can end up smelling like grease and smoke. As a chef, your uniform is an investment. Not only does it protect you from hot liquids and spills in the kitchen, but it also keeps you looking presentable at all times too. However, your chef uniform isn’t like your normal clothes; it requires a little bit of extra care to keep it looking professional and polished. Below, we share our top tips and tricks for caring for your uniform.
Gone are the bright mornings and long, balmy evenings of summer! It is now officially autumn, which can only mean one thing: winter is just around the corner. For businesses in the hospitality industry, preparing for the season ahead is key to success - which is why it’s time to start thinking about the winter months. Whether it’s updating your restaurant menu with lots of hearty meals or stocking up on seasonal decorations to give your cafe a festive touch, it’s important to play into customer demand by evolving with the times. If you manage a hotel, however, there’s a lot more to think about when preparing for winter! Whether you run a luxury spa resort or a small, beachside hotel, there are lots of creative and practical ways to prepare your hotel for winter. Here are 10 to consider!
The importance of chefs’ wear and kitchen uniforms in the hospitality industry cannot be understated. Whether you run a fine dining restaurant or gastropub, making sure your kitchen employees are dressed in the finest and most appropriate uniforms is vitally important! After all, commercial kitchens are some of the busiest environments in the hospitality sector. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes before food can be served to your satisfied customers - and it’s no secret that your kitchen uniforms play a significant role in the efficiency of your commercial kitchen.
Hotel reviews can be one of the most influential areas when it comes to gaining new and repeat customers. It’s generally accepted that the higher your hotel ranks, the more bookings you will receive and this could help you overtake your competitors. But, 5* reviews need to be earned before you can reap the rewards. So, what can you do to improve your customer reviews?
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