As man evolved and become more aware, he started travelling to explore the world, domestication of animal which were used as the mode of transport till the invention of wheels made the travel easier and faster. A detail of evolution and growth of tourism and hospitality industry is given in this unit to make understand how tourism and hospitality leads the seeds of the Hotel industry. Much of its growth is due to higher disposable incomes, increased leisure time and falling costs of travel.
With the invention of rail transport and air transport besides road and sea transport, hotel industry developed from in to present day hotels, it is the part of the hospitality industry which is among the oldest commercial activities in the world. It is actually the integral part of travel and tourism industries which provides a wide range of travel related services, such as fooding, lodging , mode of transport etc. This unit has tried to explain the relation between tourism and hotel industries their evolution and growth till present day situation.
A hospitality industry is continuously growing and developing so more and more hotels are offering every possible services to the guest to make him comfortable and enjoying the experience of staying in the hotel by catering all their needs.
With the growing competition, hoteliers have come up with specialty products or services to target their clientele and develop a market for themselves.
Hotels can be categorized on the basis of star rating, services they offer, size, their location, target audience, level of services, duration of guest stay to provide their guest an indication of their profile and what to expect from them.
With the development of hotel industry several international chains or group also came into existence a detail of few is given in this unit.
Hospitality Industry Hospitality industry is a wider term for a broad variety of service industry including hotels, restaurants, catering establishments and many more. Hospitality refers to the relationship between guest and host; it also refers to being hospitable.
Hospitality can be defined as deliberate, planned and sustained effort to establish and maintain mutual understanding between an organization and public i. Reception, welcome and in general the treatment of guest or a stranger in the most friendly manner is hospitality. In most of the countries all over the world guest is received with a great amount of courtesy and warmth is provided with entertainment.
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Avoid over-reliance on particular texts. Corporate social responsibilities has increased the importance of travel companies in recent years and the leading companies like Thomas Cook Group, My Travel Group and First Choice Holidays has individuals whose sole responsibility is CSR Dale and Oliver, The hotel industry looks keen to pursue the airline industry into the bunch exercise of online check-in with guest services becoming the significant competition for the sector.
Many of the travelling firms are investing in relationship technology that could eventually lead to online check-in and even check-in through other media, including cell phones Smith III. UK economy is getting advantages from gradually low rate of inflation, in the country unemployment is low, job confidence is high and because of this confidence spending power is high of the consumer Spilsbury, Predictions point to continuing GDP growth over the period averaging around 2.
Exchange rates are flattering for UK residents for traveling abroad due to strong position of British Pound as compared to other foreign currencies and also it is stable against other currencies.
The downturn is that disparities between the wealthier parts of the country and pockets of deprivation will get extensive with implications for travel demand. These are likely to impact the development of UK resident travel market Fynn, There are various factors that drive changes in the travel and tourism industry. Companies in the industry are making efforts to overcome the challenges and issues in the sector.
Organizations are adopting strategies like mergers and acquisitions in order to increase the customer and profitability Ayre, There are various issues also that impact the industry immensely such as terrorist attacks, pandemics and health panic and disaster like floods, cyclones, earthquake etc.
All these issue has wrinkled the share of travel 7 tourism industry. There are many trends which the travel and tourism industry has witnessed such as development and advancement of inns and motels Buckingham, Many types of luxury hotels, resorts, casinos, club house etc have been established that are offering luxury and comfort to the customers.
Online booking facilities is enabling the customers to book their staying and travelling tickets from any part of the world. Information about the hotels, resorts and their occupancy is available on their relevant websites Mirbabayev and Shagazatova, Use of technology keep informed the customers about the travel and tourism products and services.
Customers can design their tour and travelling packages as per their choices and willingness. Mobile technology has now furthered more people can able to book, research and review travel products between the journeys.
Booming tourism relies on creating a fundamental infrastructure such as visitor centers, roads and hotels, the cost of this falls on government so it has to come out of tax revenues Inskipp, Money raised by the tourism not always benefits the local community, as some of it leaks out to great international companies such as hotel chains.
Competitors will become strong and can give a strong competition to the company, there will be a decline in the rate of consumers also, and consumers will find products of other travel companies more interesting and innovative, hence they can shift on to another option.
Rate of suppliers for the business will also become low as a result it will affect the supply chain management of the business Williamson,Political factors The UK travel and tourism industry is influencing the Government to discard the tourism tax proposals currently being considered by the Lyons Inquiry into local government. Employ simple, plain language to make your points and avoid convoluted sentences. A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism. The development of the airline industry has grown tremendously with technology and transformed the use of travel to an international basis. There are various issues also that impact the industry immensely such as terrorist attacks, pandemics and health panic and disaster like floods, cyclones, earthquake etc.
Information about the hotels, resorts and their occupancy is available on their relevant websites Mirbabayev and Shagazatova, The hotel industry looks keen to pursue the airline industry into the bunch exercise of online check-in with guest services becoming the significant competition for the sector. Only include in the essay what is relevant to answering the question.
The industry persisting to come under attack for the environmental damage it causes. What Is Tourism? There are various issues also that impact the industry immensely such as terrorist attacks, pandemics and health panic and disaster like floods, cyclones, earthquake etc.