In every step of your way in building your own Motel, DoMyquote has a solution!
Start and Run a motel Business
If you are thinking to start to start your own motel business, it is better to plan your business priorities first. It will help you to know what exactly you need in order to achieve your business objective. Every business needs a robust business plan before it gets started whether its matter of raising funds or to run the business. Here are few steps to enable you to start your motel business successfully.
Every business needs money to be invested in it to function properly and when you are starting a new motel, money is the critical element of your planning. Whether you are planning to buy an established motel or constructing your own from the scratch, you need strong financial planning for it. The best source to raise funds is taking a business loan from a bank. You can approach to any bank of your choice but before that keep your business plan ready. Nearly all banks need a business plan as an integral part of your loan application
Location of motel
A right location matters a lot for your motel to get success. For example if your motel is located in an area where competitors are unable to fulfil the requirements of travellers your motel can touch the heights of success and if your motel is located on a walking distance from the main tourist attraction but there is lot of competition your motel might not get enough guests. If you motel is located near to airport or railway station or bus stand, you will get many guest without doing anything. You also have to think that shopping places and entertainment places are easily accessible from motel.
Business strategy is the foundation of successful motel business. Your strategy should be very clear in concept without any confusion. It is better to plan your business strategies in advance. Just ask few questions to yourself like "How you will fulfil the requirements of families, kids, honeymoon couples, business travellers and international tourists." And "What kind of services you will offer to your guest." A good strategy is always a key to success in any business.
If you are new to this industry you might face lots challenges to gain success. You must know "How you want your guests to be treated in your motel". Every guest in your motel needs highest level of attention and service whether it's a family or business traveller. It is better to first get a job in a motel, learn some basics of hospitality industry and then start your own motel, If in case none, DoMyquote has can locate Trainers for your Hotel Staff so you can assure quality service and production from your staff and generate high profit.
Once your motel is up and running, you need customers. If you will not get enough guests in your motel your business will fail. To attract guest you must run effective marketing campaign and you must advertise your motel. You must contact travel agents and franchise to get bookings in your motel. DoMyquote can help you market your new Hotel. Advertising may create a huge impact for your Hotel. Your motel must have an effective website of its own with online motel booking facility so that your customers can make direct booking with you and you don't have to pay commission to travel agent. You can pass this saving to your guest by lowering down your tariff or by providing then additional services.