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Ready for the new booking season? Seven tips

The booking season has started again! In many families, the anticipatory pleasure begins: where will we go this year? This is the time when your B&B needs to be easy to find, and attractive. With our checklist you can simply create an irresistible presentation on Bedandbreakfast.eu for your bed & breakfast. Continue reading

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Price table for your room rates

Are you noticing that you are welcoming fewer guests on weekdays than on weekends? Then it might be a good idea to standardly lower your rates on workdays! And if you want to get guests at the very last minute, an offer is the best instrument. All is possible with Bedandbreakfast.eu‘s ‘price table’ in the owner service. Continue reading

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Starting a Bed & Breakfast: coming up with a name

If you want to start a bed & breakfast, sooner or later you are going to have to think about it: how are you going to call your B&B? Maybe you’ve had a name in your head for a long time and you’ve made your choice a long time ago. If you don’t have a name yet, then read these tips for coming up with a good name for your B&B.. Continue reading

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How do you handle last minute cancellations?

“How do you handle cancellations that are made on the day itself, whereby the reason is always ‘family circumstances? “An interesting question in our LinkedIn discussion group. A question that received many reactions from B&B owners. A selection from the received answers. Continue reading

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Bed & breakfasts receive threat letter

We all know them: e-mails written in crooked English, in which con men try to steal money from you. Fraud with bad cheques usually is the case. But now an email has appeared in which B&B owners are being threatened with death. Continue reading

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Starting a B&B: Make a financial plan

Running a B&B provides a lot of satisfaction, but you have to handle it well from the start. On this blog we frequently publish a golden tip for a good start. This time: put your financials in order before you start!. Continue reading

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New reservation system Bedandbreakfast.eu!

Starting now, the new reservation system of Bedandbreakfast.eu is available! It’s a useful and flexible system for managing all your reservations. You can see the availability of your B&B in the blink of an eye and you can easily add reservations yourself. Continue reading

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Which room rate fits your bed & breakfast best?

Determining a room rate: a tough job for a B&B-owner! Unfortunately, there’s no standard formula for this: bed & breakfasts differ too much from one another. However, there are some steps you can follow when determining your room rates.. Continue reading

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Wish to expand your B&B? Choose a tree trunk-B&B!

You know something’s hot, once designers connect their names to it. At B&B Expo in Brussels, we met with the ‘Design B&B’. A wooden garden house by the hand of the dutch designer Piet Hein Eek, well-known for his demolition wood furniture. Continue reading

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Starting a bed & breakfast: how much do you want it?

You’re dreaming of starting your own bed & breakfast. You would like to entertain nice people and let them enjoy your accommodation, a delicious breakfast and the surrounding area. A great intention, but running a B&B isn’t as romantic as you may think. Continue reading

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