While the number of smartphone users has reached 2 billion globally, the accommodation industry comes up as one of the industries where mobile services are used the most. The number of mobile applications serving the tourism and accommodation industry increases each day. Travelers, especially guests who prefer boutique hotels, prefer mobile devices to computers when booking and purchasing. Both last-minute bookings and purchases are made mostly through mobile devices.
According to experts conducting studies on the use of mobile devices in boutique hotels, there are some differences between mobile devices when it comes to booking and purchasing accommodation services. According to data, 12 percent of holiday travelers and 17 percent of business travelers prefer mobile devices for overnight stays. These rates correspond to 35-40 percent for mobile applications.View Post