Feb 12, 2014
Worldhotels and Optii Solutions (Optii) announced an alliance to bring the leading housekeeping optimization solution to Worldhotels members at unprecedented value.
Optii, the global leader in housekeeping optimization, enables hotels to improve housekeeping operations productivity, efficiency, quality, and job satisfaction. Worldhotels, the leading global group of independent upper upscale hotels, enables independent hotel owners to improve operational and financial performance through diverse marketing, management, and technology initiatives. Worldhotels has determined Optii Keeper is one of the market’s leading housekeeping optimization solution and has pooled its membership’s collective purchasing power to obtain unprecedented pricing for Worldhotels members.
"We are delighted to have the endorsement and support of Worldhotels, which has come to represent excellence in independent hotel management, marketing and operations globally. We look forward to working with Worldhotels and their Members to improve both guest experience and operational excellence at independent hotels across the globe," said Soenke Weiss, CEO of Optii Solutions.
Roland Jegge, Executive Vice-President, Asia-Pacific of Worldhotels commented, "We are always looking to increase our offerings to our hotel portfolio and Optii's hugely powerful housekeeping solution is an excellent complement to our existing activities."
Worldhotels is a global brand that brings together some of the world's most unique independent hotels. With the tagline “Where Discovery Starts”, it targets savvy travellers who seek an authentic and local experience when choosing a hotel. Worldhotels now offers 500 hotels in 250 destinations and 65 countries worldwide.
With over 40 years of excellence in the industry, the company's mission is to provide access to luxury and upper upscale hotels of character and distinction. Each hotel in the Worldhotels portfolio has been carefully selected to ensure it meets the group’s strict quality standards. Each hotel is measured against over 1,000 quality criteria every year.
Guests can also earn miles for each stay thanks to an extensive list of airline partnerships including 26 frequent flyer programmes by the world's premier international carriers such as Singapore Airlines, Air France, Cathay Pacific, Qantas, Lufthansa, and United Airlines, which are just some of the partners that make earning miles with Worldhotels easy.
Through a comprehensive range of services that includes global marketing, sales, training, e-commerce and state-of-the-art distribution and technology, Worldhotels backs independent hotels with the power of a global brand while allowing them to retain their individual character and identity. In addition to its classic “affiliation model”, the group offers independent hotels a “full licence” branding solution which is the perfect alternative to standard franchise contracts. For more information, visit www.worldhotels.com