Designing The Rooms for Your Bed and Breakfast

The interior design of your Bed and Breakfast is vital to your success as B&B business. Of course, you need to make sure your guests will feel welcome and stay cozy at your place while they are staying. Making them feel comfortable and relaxed is definitely a must. People go on vacation for a relaxation and to get away from their daily lives for a while so making your Bed and Breakfast look cozy and chill for the guests is a must.

B&B owners tend to overlook the interior design of their place but it definitely plays a bigger part in your success especially these days where Instagram worthy places are what the people look for.

This is a fact that you must always remember, the design of the rooms are a factor to the guests when booking. You need to make sure the interiors are presentable and stunning, of course you need to upload it to your listing or website. Designing your bed and breakfast is like designing yourself, you don’t just dress up and you’re good to go, you want to look good, you buy new dress and apply some makeup. Others even cannot go out without Jewelries on their body and go out of their way to even buy from diamond auctions just to flaunt some diamonds on their body. You need think like that when designing your Bed and Breakfast, here are some of the things you can do for your Bed and Breakfast interiors:

Only Put Furnitures That Can Be Used

Do not just buy furnitures for the sake of buying furnitures. You need to cater to the guests, you need a furniture that is useful to them. be sure to have accessible furniture that is easy and comfortable for everyone. Guests that are family will surely appreciate a sleeper sofa and some portable cribs that can make their sleeping space much better.

But keep in mind that you should only add furniture if you have a space for it in the room. Adding a coffee table in the room can make the room look more elegant and will make the guests more welcome however if there’s no space for it then do not even bother as it will compromise the comfort of the guests.

Make Sure The Four Elements are Considered

According to Mary White, author of the book called Running a Bed and Breakfast for Dummies have stated there are four major elements of an interior decor for Bed and Breakfast which are artwork, lighting, color and accessories. The color and lighting will define the vibe and aura of the room so these are vital on the overall design of the room. Color and lighting gives the off the personality of the room.

Adding some artwork in the room can also pique the interest of the guests and can make their stay worthwhile.

Tips in Starting Your Own Bed and Breakfast Business

 

If you are looking to set up a Bed and Breakfast business then these tips will
surely help you organize your thoughts and ideas. Starting a Bed and breakfast is a little complicated if you do not have any idea how to go about it. It is honestly harder that you thought it would be,  but it does not mean it is impossible to do. Listed below are the tips you need to know to wrap your head around it.

Identify Your Target Market

When planning to start a Bed and Breakfast business you need to figure out
first who are the people your business will target. Is it a place for the whole
family? For couples? For solo traveler? For bloggers? Etc. Etc. These things
are needed to be defined as early to know the type of the Bed and breakfast
you’re planning to build.

It might take a while for you to figure this out but know that you cannot
really target all demographics. Choose specific target market and you can
start from there. Of course, you can try to appeal to everyone but honing
your offer to target one demographic will generally be a better strategy.

Online Presence Should Be Taken into Account

These days, you cannot afford to ignore online platforms such as
TripAdvisor, Booking, Agoda, etc. Getting your property listed and
gathering reviews from all your previous guests is vital to your success. Of
course having a professional quality pictures of your property uploaded on
these sites is a must.

You should also make sure that you only provide nothing but the best to
your guests because it will earn you a high spot at these sites if you do so plus there’s a high chance guests will come back and even recommend your place to their family and friends. Trust me, this will make or break your business so make sure you earn that top spot in your area on the sites mentioned above.

Make Sure Guests Will have a Great First Impression

Some Bed and Breakfast owners seem to not keep this in mind. You have to
make sure your guests will feel welcomed once they arrived at your place.
Some Bed and Breakfast offer welcome drinks to their guests, but why not top it up a little more by adding some breads to it. Give them ample time to relax and settle in once they arrived after all they went there for some kind of relaxation.

Offering small touches such as toiletries, water, milk etc on their room
prepared once they arrived is something that will make their stay
memorable.