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Avvio has been partnering with accommodation providers since 2002 to help build their brand online and drive transformative direct booking growth.
Our experts bring you the latest industry insights, news and opinions here on the Avvio blog.

A 110% increase in direct bookings for Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino

With over 300 spacious guest rooms, ample free surface-level parking and an on-site restaurant, Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino is an obvious choice for guests looking to ‘stay & play’ in Vegas without breaking the bank.

By |July 9th, 2019|Categories: Case Study|Tags: , , , |

Mount Wolseley hits a hole-in-one with direct bookings

By |April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Case Study|Tags: , , |

With its sweeping tree-lined drive and beautiful private garden Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort provides the perfect escape. Read how this 4-star property has increased their direct bookings and revenue since partnering with Avvio.

5 simple steps to running a successful integrated marketing campaign for your hotel

By |March 26th, 2019|Categories: Digital News|Tags: , , , , , |

Thinking of creating a seasonal digital marketing campaign for your hotel? Avvio's Digital Services Manager looks at 5 simple steps to running a successful integrated marketing campaign.

Artificial Intelligence vs Actual Intelligence

By |March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Booking Engine|Tags: , , , , , |

Actual Intelligence can be considered as the ability to understand your guests' interests, likes and dislikes to mutually optimise their personal experience with your brand. Artificial intelligence can be seen as the technological tools and processes that are available to help you do just that.

Is your digital marketing strategy in need of an overhaul?

By |March 6th, 2019|Categories: Digital News|Tags: , , , , |

Are you spending money on digital campaigns but are still unsure of their efficiency? Have you been too ‘last minute’ when planning your seasonal campaigns and promotions? Your digital marketing strategy in need of an overhaul!

A hotel with an environmental conscience

By |February 18th, 2019|Categories: Booking Engine, Case Study|Tags: , , |

A great example of sustainable hospitality, Sandymount Hotel has been named Europe’s Leading Green Hotel two years in a row! Read how this 4-star property has increased their direct bookings and revenue since partnering with Avvio.

It’s Google’s world and we’re just living in it.

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: Digital News|Tags: , , , , |

There is no doubt that Google will continue to dominate our digital distribution landscape, and it can seem like a full-time job keeping on top of all of the updates. This article takes a look at what the hospitality industry should focus on in 2019.

CMA concludes investigation into online hotel booking sites

By |February 6th, 2019|Categories: Booking Engine, News|Tags: , , , |

Read our comment on the outcome of the CMA investigation into hotel booking platforms. Avvio provides the tools for hotels to provide complete transparency to guests - ensuring the success of booking directly continues to be a cost-accurate and timely solution.

Avvio shortlisted for Best Agency and Best Technology Innovation at Digital Media Awards 2019

By |February 5th, 2019|Categories: Awards|Tags: , , , , , |

We're delighted to have been shortlisted for ‘Best Agency’ and ‘Best Technology Innovation’ at this year’s Digital Media Awards.