SOUTH WEST LAUNDRY BLOG
Running a hotel requires a lot of organisation. There are various areas of your business that you need to oversee and each one needs to function seamlessly to ensure the overall operation of the hotel. If guests are coming to stay, they expect to be given quality service and would like to see this extended through every part of their stay. From the concierge service to the bed linen, each cog of your hotel contributes to the overall experience of each guest’s stay, so it’s vital you ensure each part is great. Linen is a big part of hotel management as there are many different types that you need. It’s a big task to ensure you have the right amount of clean linen to serve your guests every day. Here’s our guide to all the types of linen you will need in your hotel.
6 Hotel Trends to Look Out for in 2022
Over the past few years, we have seen a huge shift in the hotel industry. We have had to cope with a pandemic and adjust to the new normal. But now things have begun to settle down, what should we expect for the future of this industry? Now that travel has become an option again, more and more people will be looking for meaningful and exciting adventures than ever before. People want to truly connect to a destination rather than just sightseeing, so it’s likely the new paradigm we’re heading for is a positive one. Here we’ll discuss the trends to look out for in 2022 so that you can prepare for what is to come. From staycations to sustainability, what do we expect to see?
Setting The Perfect Table For Your Christmas Dinner
As the holiday season rolls around, there are a variety of elements you’ll need to consider when creating the perfect table setting for Christmas. From providing ambience and character with the use of candles, place settings and centrepieces, to the smaller touches like crackers and high-quality linen napkins, you can make the most of your table features in whichever way you choose. We’ve put together this quick guide on how to set your table for Christmas dinner to achieve the best possible atmosphere, with a classy and elegant aesthetic.
4 Reasons We Love Bed Linen
Getting a good nights’ sleep is important to everyone but especially so when you are spending the night in a hotel. The bed is the most prominent thing in your room and it's important that it is not only comfortable but also that quality linen is used on it. With this in mind, we are going to give a lowdown of four of our favourite reasons for loving bed linen!
Four Hidden Areas You Shouldn’t Forget to Clean in Your Hotel Room
If you want to receive great reviews and secure repeat business you need to keep your hotel rooms in good shape. Whether you have a housekeeping team or you prepare your hotel rooms yourself, good hygiene won’t go unnoticed so make sure every inch of the room is up to standard. Here are four hidden areas that you shouldn’t forget about.
Four Reasons to Invest in Personalised Work Uniforms
If your staff are wearing mismatched clothing they aren’t going to be easily recognisable to guests and could look unprofessional. First impressions count so investing in personalised work uniforms including logos and text can make all the difference and ensure that everyone looks the part. Here are four top reasons for investing in personalised work uniforms.
How to Offer Your Hotel Guests a Great Night’s Sleep: Tips from Linen Companies
As a hotelier, there’s one thing your hotel will be judged most harshly on: the quality of sleep it offers its guests. A poor night’s sleep is one of the most commonly received complaints by hotels everywhere, so making sure your guests have everything they need to rest comfortably is crucial to keeping them happy and encouraging them to book another stay.