Google Hotel Finder: a new way to get reservations!

google_hotel_finderThe Google Hotel Finder is Google’s new platform that promises to revolutionize the world of hotel reservations.

The Google Finder uses the strength and reputation of the search engine (Google) to gain increasingly important online and ensure maximum information about hotels around the world.

Always appearing above the organic search and built to facilitate the guest’s life , this platform shows the most relevant information of the hotels located in the chosen destination, the possibility to filter them by price , number of stars and ratings given by users , and allowing add your favourite hotels to a shortlist , which enables the comparison of prices and photos.

The Google Finder has a reservation system itself, it works with OTA’s or directly with the property, which also allows the user to have the freedom of choice concerning how to make the reservation, in addition it provides the foundation for all you do so in a fast , convenient and secure way. Therefore it’s an excellent opportunity for hotels to have a new way to promote their visibility and get contacted by guests.

The hotel booking platform brings many benefits since internet is the most important sales channel for a successful business. Google Finder lets your hotel to be always at the top lists, once belonging to Google, you are given the primacy in search results, guaranteeing security and reliability of the company.

This brings us to the question to be increasingly important to update your online presence on Google+. It is through this social network that creates a profile of the hotel which will be then available on Google Finder. So try to maintain your Google+ profile as complete as possible, in order to appear in the most search results.

This is how Google+ is attempting to substitute other social media companies: being the turning point for business, especially in the hotel sector with strong focus on Google Hotel Finder, which joins the Google Flights and Google Maps.

The most similar platform to Google Finder is Tripadvisor that has the advantage of being in business for longer and is considered the largest online travel site in the world. However, Google Finder quickly overtake the importance of its competitor, because using as leverage the Google search engine, dominant and unbeatable, in the industry of online searches that now seeks to dominate other sectors, focusing increasingly on their platforms and favouring companies that are using them.

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Sources:
www.searchenginejournal.com

www.sundaycooks.com

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Luis Ribeiro

I am an entrepreneur and hotelier specialized in hotel web marketing with over six years of experience in the hospitality industry, digital marketing, hotel e-commerce and business development.