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  Topic: Any views on Hoseasons?
greenbarn

Replies: 3
Views: 245

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:24 am   Subject: Any views on Hoseasons?
Hoseasons, cottages.com and about 20 smaller or regional sub-brands are all owned by what was Wyndhams (UK), now Vacation Rentals UK.
Apart from vague recollections of some owners having issues with ...
  Topic: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
greenbarn

Replies: 11
Views: 757

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:35 am   Subject: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
Well said Sanchisimo. Over nearly 10 years on this forum Iíve learned an enormous amount from the experiences and generosity of others, all of it invaluable.
And all of it freely given.
  Topic: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
greenbarn

Replies: 11
Views: 757

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:50 am   Subject: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
Itís a pity the academy doesnít teach you the importance of doing your research, which is a pretty key part of any business.
Reading the Forum Rules before posting would have been some useful resear ...
  Topic: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
greenbarn

Replies: 11
Views: 757

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:40 pm   Subject: Marketing has changed so much...and then I found this...
I see you are actually affiliated with Boostly - so this is a bit of a disguised advertisement.....

..... as in not disguised at all? Rolling Eyes
  Topic: Anyone heard of these guys, IHA?
greenbarn

Replies: 5
Views: 653

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:19 am   Subject: Anyone heard of these guys, IHA?
Iíve had constant spam from them for years, which tells me everything I need to know about them.
  Topic: I assume this is a scam
greenbarn

Replies: 6
Views: 590

PostForum: 
Scam email enquiries
   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:12 pm   Subject: I assume this is a scam
you cash it and it appears to clear,

Thatís the key to the scam, widely known as an ďOverpayment ScamĒ. The cheque is normally drawn on a foreign bank; unlike a UK to UK bank transaction which is ...
  Topic: I assume this is a scam
greenbarn

Replies: 6
Views: 590

PostForum: 
Scam email enquiries
   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:16 am   Subject: I assume this is a scam
Yes, itís a scam. The new names are currently doing the rounds; the content is a common scam.
  Topic: Fake reviews
greenbarn

Replies: 1
Views: 321

PostForum: The Cafe   Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:27 pm   Subject: Fake reviews
Sykes have found a way to successfully manipulate Trustpilot.
Whether Trustpilot are aware of this is a question that they should be answering.
  Topic: Parking
greenbarn

Replies: 14
Views: 727

PostForum: 
Just starting out
   Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:23 pm   Subject: Parking
Iíd take ďParking facilities available at the propertyĒ to mean exactly that - ie preferably off-street parking at the property, but at the worst, a dedicated on-street parking slot in the immediate v ...
  Topic: Zip and Link suppliers - experience of Mattison vs HCB?
greenbarn

Replies: 4
Views: 243

PostForum: 
Just starting out
   Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:16 am   Subject: Zip and Link suppliers - experience of Mattison vs HCB?
Very pleased with the pocket 1000 from Hotel Contract Beds, we have a few and will probably get more as and when. Good comments from guests.

My experience of Mattisons doesnít go beyond the enquir ...
  Topic: Ray Martin
greenbarn

Replies: 6
Views: 442

PostForum: 
Scam email enquiries
   Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:20 pm   Subject: Ray Martin
Iím not 100% but sufficiently sure itís a scam attempt from the text that I wouldnít bother with a reply. If the "reply to" and ďfrom" email addresses are different, that would clinch it for me.
  Topic: Ray Martin
greenbarn

Replies: 6
Views: 442

PostForum: 
Scam email enquiries
   Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:39 am   Subject: Ray Martin
Flexible dates suggests scam. The name doesnít really help as the same scam will appear under different names. What matters in determining a scam is the actual text used and the from and reply email a ...
  Topic: wifi is it worth it
greenbarn

Replies: 25
Views: 1695

PostForum: 
Just starting out
   Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:59 am   Subject: wifi is it worth it

To be honest, any WiFi is better than none.
Indeed. I misread the initial post as decent wifi not being readily available in the area, and what to do about it.
If decent wifi can be provided, you ...
  Topic: How to avoid bad guests
greenbarn

Replies: 16
Views: 1435

PostForum: 
Managing your guests
   Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:40 am   Subject: How to avoid bad guests

Yes charge more deposit, I charge 400. Nice respectful guests dont mind at all as they know they will get it back.

How do they know they will get it back? Is it held independently in an escrow a ...
  Topic: Letting agents in South devon
greenbarn

Replies: 15
Views: 1313

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:24 am   Subject: Re: Letting agents in South devon
...trashed the house resulting in substantial costs which we are unlikely to recover due to no deposit being taken by the agents.


I donít quite get this? Itís very unlikely that any standard dep ...
 
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