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Channel Management

CHANNEL MANAGEMENT
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We are partnered with some of the world’s largest channel managers which assists in growing connectivity to the Chic Retreats website. For hoteliers without a channel manager connection, we have a user-friendly extranet to control your rates and availability.

Channel Management Partners: RateGain, SiteMinder, Blastness, Vertical Booking, Primal-res, Availpro, ErmesHotels

Coming Soon: Synexis, Guestline


Website

WEBSITE
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The Chic Retreats website has 40K unique visitors per month at present and this is growing by 10% every month.


Newsletter

NEWSLETTER
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We send twelve newsletters each month, currently reaching an engaged audience of 50k (80k by Jan 2018).  They follow seasonal themes and hoteliers are alerted to upcoming topics which they can then choose to be included in by means of a monthly hotelier newsletter.


Blog

BLOG
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Our regular blog posts are destination guides, tagged by location and provide SEO rich content for the included properties.  

 


PR

PR
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We are often approached by digital and print publications regarding properties within our collection.  We vet these enquiries and then pass them along to the hotel to liaise with the journalist directly.  We also have a London based PR agency to curate and tell our properties' unique stories.


Social Media

SOCIAL MEDIA
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We currently reach a combined audience of 28k across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest, cross promoting properties from within the collection.  We also actively engage with paid promotional posts.


SEO

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMISATION
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We create SEO rich content on your Chic Retreats profile pages using a combination of your property’s name and interest-driven keywords, gaining you targeted exposure from potential guests searching for a place to stay just like yours.


Google Paid Search

GOOGLE PAID SEARCH
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We drive inbound traffic to the Chic Retreats website through bespoke Google Paid Search campaigns – i.e. ‘Boutique Hotel London’, ‘Tuscan Villa’ or ‘Bed & Breakfast Cotswolds.’  Unlike many OTAs, we NEVER compete against a hotel’s own brand name.


Metasearch

METASEARCH
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We are partnered with Google, Trip Advisor, Kayak, Wego, Skyscanner and Trivago to offer a compelling metasearch solution for hoteliers.  Our team of experts manage the CPA (cost per acquisition) and CPC (cost per click) bidding process to give you exposure across a network of metasearch sites.


Re-marketing

RE-MARKETING
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We track the search terms and habits of visitors to the Chic Retreats website to re-market hotels.


Partnerships

PARTNERSHIPS
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We partner with high net worth groups and like-minded companies, reaching diverse and relevant databases through proven means, whether it be offers, editorial content, competitions or rates and availability.


Influencers and affiliates

INFLUENCERS & AFFILIATES
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We work with influencers and affiliate channels to promote your hotel and create content.