About the Summit
The Direct Booking Summit unites hundreds of hoteliers together - from savvy independents to international chains - to strategize, network and drive the Direct Booking Movement forward.
A packed agenda of keynotes, debates and workshops ensures delegates leave with plenty of fresh ideas on everything, from rogue wholesalers to the growth of Google and the changing landscape of OTAs.
The Summit also is a fantastic chance to access expert Direct Booking Coaching, network with industry leaders from across the hospitality world, and also enjoy a stunning sunset party overlooking the beach.
Save $100 on tickets with the Summer Special discount! Expires on 27th September.
At a glance:
- How are Google planning to shape the industry?
- The challenges between digital marketing and revenue management
- The building blocks of a successful direct booking budget
- How independent hotels can stand out in a crowded marketplace
- Live website teardown: Discover UX best practices to boost conversion rates
- Could your acquisition strategy be costing you direct bookings?
- “Three Strikes and You’re Out!” How to win the war against wholesale rates
Want a flavor of what to expect?
We've compiled key learnings, fascinating statistics and practical takeaways from every presentation across the two days of the Summit in Paris. Whether you were there or would just like to learn from our experts, here’s the complete guide on how to improve your direct bookings.
Tip: Need a hand getting sign-off from your boss? Send them this report to showcase what you can expect in Miami!
Loews Miami Beach Hotel
Run of House Rooms - $329
Partial Ocean View Rooms - $349
Hyatt Centric South Beach
King Bed City View - $185
Date: 23rd October
Venue: Loews Miami Beach Hotel
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come together for a final opportunity to get to know your fellow hotelier and celebrate the end of the Direct Booking Summit in style with a glass of fizz!
Date: 22nd October
Venue: The Betsy Hotel (5 minute walk from Loews)
Time: 6pm - 11pm
After a packed first day, unwind over dinner, drinks, music and dancing at a stunning rooftop venue overlooking Miami’s beautiful beach.
Book a Coach
Triptease’s Direct Booking Coaches will be available for 45 minute one-to-one sessions where you can receive advice on:
Benchmarking: Expose areas of over/underperformance and come away with a clearer picture of the direct booking trends in your local market
Conversion rate optimization: Actionable insights for ways to improve your conversion rate
Website design: What problems are you currently facing with your website? Our design expert will walk you through steps to combat these and optimise your onsite booking journey.