*STOP PRESS* TripAdvisor is Now a Booking Site

What does this mean for YOUR B&B?

tripadvisor_owl_blueWell, there have been rumblings about it for some time, but now it’s official. TripAdvisor – originally just a review site – is turning into a booking website, where travellers can check live rates and availability from all the usual suspects (Booking.com, LateRooms, Expedia), as well as from B&Bs themselves. The first adverts proclaiming this change will be appearing on TV soon.

It may sound scary, but it doesn’t have to be a bad thing. If you have an online booking system that can link to TripAdvisor, it may even represent a big boost to your bed and breakfast business.

Have a look at this video – courtesy of our friends over at freetobook – which explains it all in a clear and simple way…

 

 

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