BedPosts

Meeting place of Independent Accommodation Providers

Where you can discuss operational matters, get help, market your business and have fun.

Eligibility: small hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses, inns and self-catering apartments/houses that are not part of a chain.

Two types of membership: Forum (free) and Club (£50 annual subscription). Read about their entwined organisation and history. Please hover on the links below to read more then click to join.

Read the latest article by BedPosts Club Chairman, Roy McGregor, on Luxury B&B Magazine.

Club membership includes...

Advertising

  • Free on www.BedPosts.uk
  • Advert on town page
  • Full brochure page
  • No commissions!
  • Add availability
  • Add customer reviews
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Club Badge

  • Attracts interest
  • Portrays feel of quality
  • Promotes you in Google
  • Choice of sizes
  • Portrait, landscape & icon
  • Condition of advertising
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Availability calendar

  • Branded THOR basic
  • Increases enquiries
  • Easy/quick to update
  • Put it on your website
  • And on web portals
  • Reduce unwanted calls
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Availability sharing

  • Increase your bookings
  • At-a-glance availability
  • Get referrals
  • Automatic
  • Instantaneous
  • No more ringing/emailing
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Customer reviews

  • Increase bookings
  • Stored on BedPosts
  • Feed to your website
  • No account fee
  • No link to competitors!
  • Adjudication when unfair
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Book direct & save

  • Scheme known as BeDS
  • Avoid agents' fees
  • Boost direct bookings
  • Special advert position
  • Appear in mail shots
  • Add guests to mail list
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House sitting

  • AKA BedPosts BedSits
  • Take a holiday!
  • Get a house sitter
  • Experienced professional
  • Will take bookings
  • Will keep house safe
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Forum benefits

  • Discussion boards
  • Photo gallery
  • Credit card processing
  • Newsletters
  • Conference & training
  • Fun stuff
See below...
Club membership £50.00 per annum
(30 days money back guarantee)

Free forum-only membership includes...

Discussion Boards

  • Get help
  • Legal stuff
  • Make friends
  • Post news
  • Sell stuff
  • Have fun
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Photo Galleries

  • Share photos
  • Annual competition
  • Prize awarded
  • Winners go in promotions
  • BreakAway photos
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Credit Card Processing

  • Credit cards 0.74%
  • Debit cards 0.34%
  • Business cards 1.81%
  • Terminals from £13.99
  • Min Charge £15/month
  • PCI DSS £3.90/month
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Newsletters

  • Delivered by email
  • Keep informed
  • How to utilise BedPosts
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Conferences

  • Annual conference
  • Next one 26-Jan-2016
  • Venue: Harrogate
  • Full day programme
  • Will be fifth one
  • Full details out now
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BreakAway

  • Annual fun get-together
  • In January every year
  • Next one 27-Jan-2016
  • Venue: Ripley
  • Food & drink
  • Tourism & walking
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Training

  • Conferences
  • Webinars
  • Forum posters' tips
  • Local groups
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Suppliers' Discounts

  • Guest room supplies
  • Toiletries
  • Beds & bedding
  • Soft furnishings
  • Payroll
  • Insurance
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