Lifestyle, Tips for Guests, Tourism, Uncategorized

The 7 Best Breakfast Places in Bali

10 Nov , 2016  


Find out the Best Breakfast Places in Bali! We don’t have to tell you that breakfast is the most important meal, for us it’s also the kick-starter of our working day. So having a fancy and tasty address of Café spots in Bali is essential for your weekend brunchs. Here is a non-exhaustive list of delicious […]

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Tips for Hosts

Why You Should Be a Host (on Bedforest)

24 May , 2016  

Why you should be a host in Bedforest

Yes. You heard that right. Here, I will explain why you should be a host on Bedforest, in the emergence of the sharing economy. *** A Little Background: Be the First, the Best or just Be Different or Why Bedforest is an Online Booking Service Instead of Something Else. It’s every entrepreneur and startuper’s dream […]


Tips for Hosts

Booking abandonment, how to get over it ?

11 May , 2016  


Let’s picture it this way: every visitor surfing on a website is actually living a whole digital journey before eventually booking the vacation rental of his dreams. There is indeed a big gap between the first look at the website and the actual checking out. Building a bridge to link these two steps to avoid booking abandonment might […]

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Tips for Hosts

7 Great Tips to Get Your Hotel or Vacation Rental Ready for Peak Season

7 May , 2016  

peak season hotel crowd

Bali Guesthouse owners know it. Lembongan Hotel managers know it. Every business activity experience some peaks and valleys! And while numerous variables play a role in these changes, seasonality remains the main factor influencing businesses activity. And no one experiences more the influence of seasonality than people working in the accommodation sector. They know a whole […]

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Tips for Hosts

How to Get More Bookings?

25 Jan , 2016  

How to get more bookings

How to get more bookings? This is the frequent question every host in every online booking system asks to him/herself. There’s no sure way on how to achieve this. However, there are common practices that, if applied right, can significantly better your chances toward getting more bookings. Not a host, yet? Maybe you should consider […]

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Tips for Hosts

Vacation Rental Co-Marketing

22 Sep , 2015  


Ok. So you have a property for rent in Indonesia. You’ve allocated much time designing it and spent a fortune building/buying it, and now you think it’s time to get some return. What will you do? Create a website to promote it? Check. Place offline and online ads? Yep, it’s a good idea, but it’s […]

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Why is Bedforest in Rupiah only?

16 Aug , 2015  

1 rupiah bill Indonesia

Indonesia’s central bank has banned the use of foreign currencies for domestic transactions under regulations issued last week and effective July 1, 2015, aimed at controlling onshore demand for dollars and easing downward pressure on the rupiah. The rupiah is the worst-performing currency in emerging Asia this year and has been trading around its weakest […]

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Tips for Hosts

No tigers in pools and other insider tips for hosts

16 Aug , 2015  

pool tiger

It’s quite clear from chatting with villa or apartment owners here in Bali that those who have real success with their rentals have more returning guests and fewer issues with problem renters. What do they do that sets them apart from the rest of the competition? Why is it that some properties achieve higher occupancy […]

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