NEW YORK, November 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – RoomRaccoon has expanded into the United States, giving accommodation owners even more opportunities to grow their business.
Independent hotels in the United States will now have the chance to take advantage of the full power of RoomRaccoon, the award-winning Hotel Management System (HMS). With a North American hotel market estimated at $ 30.66 billion in 2020, RoomRaccoon can play a vital role in helping American hoteliers maximize their market share and navigate the new normal with virtual tools like check-in. without contact.
The Netherlands-based HMS provider has been available in Europe and Africa since 2017 and has quickly become the preferred hotel technology solution for over 1,500 properties. In the months leading up to the full North American release, the company recruited and trained a team of local representatives who can provide hotel managers with free online demos in northern states and Canadian provinces.
“This is a very important moment in the history of RoomRaccoon,” said Tymen Van Dyl, CEO and co-founder of RoomRaccoon. “Our mission is to empower hoteliers around the world, and it’s a big step in that direction. We are excited about the opportunity to partner with hoteliers in North America.”
RoomRaccoon is the world’s most comprehensive cloud-based hotel management system, designed to be easy to use and fully automated, providing hoteliers with a simple yet comprehensive solution that does the job of multiple hotel technology stacks.
RoomRaccoon is fully integrated with a Property Management System (PMS), booking engine and channel manager, meaning you can manage everything from guest check-ins and check-outs, capture and process direct bookings to bets. Instant updates of pricing and availability across multiple distribution channels at a glance.
Other important tools and features that hoteliers benefit from include:
- Payment processing and card machine
- Revenue and performance management
- Upselling feature
- Guest Identity Scanner
- Financial reports
- Automated pre-stay, post-stay and confirmation emails
- Online registration
- Website builder
“With RoomRaccoon, hoteliers can increase occupancy rates, control inventory, maximize revenue and improve the overall guest experience. The real power of RoomRaccoon is that it is the most complete solution for today’s hotelier, ”said Van Dyl.
Unlike legacy technology, RoomRaccoon is designed to be compatible with over 138 third-party integrations. “North America offers the possibility of partnering with even more innovative, dynamic and avant-garde companies. RoomRaccoon is looking forward to expanding with our existing partners including Event Temple, Lightspeed, Expedia and Ivvy. We are excited to discover new opportunities where together we can make a real difference, ”said Nick Kleynhans, Head of Partnerships at RoomRaccoon.
Hoteliers can also keep an eye on the RoomRaccoon team at hospitality trade shows and events next year. “We will be participating in various events across North America. We believe in the power of events, in meeting face to face and in knowing the market, ”said Marit Hoencamp, event planner for RoomRaccoon, who was behind the successful hospitality summit, Check-In 2021, hosted by RoomRaccoon where keynote speakers from Booking.com and others addressed important topics in the industry.
What do RoomRaccoon customers think? “Training on RoomRaccoon is a snap compared to other systems. As a team, we really understand the RoomRaccoon system, ”said Aimee Lawson, deputy general manager of the Cloud Estate Boutique Hotel in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
“RoomRaccoon has helped us improve our operations with the simplicity of the front-end operating system and even the back-end. RoomRaccoon is the secret weapon of successful hotel management, ”said Jayson Van Noordwyk, General Manager of the O’Two Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa.
What sets RoomRaccoon apart in the crowded hotel technology space is the fact that it is more than just a hotel technology company, RoomRaccoon is the brainchild of a hotelier who has direct experience of day-to-day operations. and problems related to the management of a hotel.
Nadja Buckenberger, product owner at RoomRaccoon, faced many challenges when she first opened the doors of her own independent hotel, the Bliss Boutique Hotel in Breda, The Netherlands. The crux was that she couldn’t find a single affordable solution that could handle all aspects of her property. That’s when she decided to team up with Tymen to create one that could.
RoomRaccoon was voted Best Hotel Management System in 2020 and 2021 by hotel managers and industry experts on Hotel Tech Report. The company was also named the fifth most successful software company in the Netherlands in 2021 by Techleap.
For more information or to book a free demo with a member of the RoomRaccoon team, visit RoomRaccoon.com.
North America Account Manager