Saturday, September 29, 2012

Crafting Hotel Reviews

By Carla Rossouw

You are staying in a hotel and you are very satisfied with the service and you have really enjoyed the place. You want to personally recommend this hotel to people who are going to the same place in the future. Or you are probably staying in a hotel that offers the worst services. You want to warn people not to book this hotel because of the bad experience you have just had. If you want to share such experiences, the best thing that you can do is to write hotel reviews. Here are some steps in writing useful hotel reviews.

The first thing you need to do is to choose a review site. There are a lot of review sites to choose from. One of the most famous is TripAdvisor. You may also write a review about the hotel on your blog. However, hotel review sites are very efficient because they already have a considerable number of followers and there is a higher chance of people finding your review.

The second factor you must do would be to introduce yourself and mention the spot where you visited. Obviously, presenting on your own is always a polite start. Therefore, you have to tell the visitors what you are and just what placed you visited. You may even condition the reasons you visited the area. Maybe it was for leisure trip or business travel? You may even indicate whom you travelled with. Have you travel together with your buddies or with the family?

The third factor you have to mention may be the room type. Since you'll be speaking about hotels, it is crucial that you simply condition the area type. This can provide the visitors a much better understanding of what you're speaking about. This provides them with a concept what rooms to select and steer clear of later on.

The fourth factor you ought to do is to write straight to the purpose. Do not beat across the bush. Express your feedback on the hotel as obviously as possible. Not all viewers have the time to study long articles so it is better if you keep it brief but thorough. You can inform your readers what they should assume with the staff, the service, the place and the food. Not surprisingly, when describing, it is very essential that you utilize correct grammar. This is crucial in order for the readers to better comprehend your statements.

The fifth thing you need to do is to share pictures. If you want to tell your readers how wonderful the place is, the best way to do this is to share the picture of the place. The picture will be more than enough in conveying your feelings. If you want to tell your readers how bad the place is, you can also share pictures about it. The pictures should speak for themselves.

These are some of the ways on how you can write good and useful hotel reviews to help people who will be travelling in the future.

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  1. Some time ago on my Writing Blog I wrote a post about writing Book Reviews and writing Hotel Reviews might actually be something interesting to possibly consider doing on my - Travel Blog -, thanks for your post.

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    1. It's already possible on that blog to easily find hotels with a practical Hotel Search tool that you can find at the Great Links & Resources page.