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Graham Fisher

Posting from God's Own County - Yorkshire!

  • Graham Fisher a créé une publication,

    Check your insurance cover...

    I post an article out today... "A 16-year-old girl has been arrested after friends she invited to a holiday apartment rented via booking.com caused £40,000 of damage.The guests allegedly tore ...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    Update on this - apparently this 8% discount is international (UK and Europe certainly) and circa 18,000 accommodation providers are affected - Expedia are retaliating by price matching on all prop...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    Well fluff, I guess only time will tell... I would be concerned from your point of view however, if they are funding this 8% discount then places taking the VCC system - that are local to you - wil...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    More news fluff - I have just finished with the Booking.com Help Desk people (who apparently knew nothing about this!). Booking.com have apparently launched an 8% discount promotion (funded by them...

  • Graham Fisher a créé une publication,

    Check your prices!!

    Could I suggest everyone checks their public facing Bdc page for correct pricing... I have just discovered that - for as yet unexplained reasons - Booking.com have apparently started discounting so...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    I agree with fluff Henbar - option 3 would have been my choice. As I wrote earlier, I normally allow about 30-45 minutes after our stated check-out time, then knock on the door and say to the guest...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    Mark54 - in my experience No reservation is "risk free" - the guests will always find some way round the system...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    As ever different people, different approach... we are heading for 30 years running our B&B - and I still enjoy socialising with the guests.  Always try to meet them as they come in to check ho...

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    Oh I know exactly what you mean pibo and agree, but the socialising does I'm afraid tend to "come with the job" and can be great fun.  The trick being how to dis-engage when you want to eh?

  • Graham Fisher a ajouté un commentaire,

    pibo - "- doesn't want to interact / socialize with host" that takes half the fun out of running a B&B...