For some reason brought about by your ambitious mind, you decide you want to design, build, open and manage a resort. What are the things you have to take into consideration? The answers actually can stem from a set of questions. Assuming you have already established the right connections a decent capital in the construction of the resort the next question you have to ask yourself is what sort of hotel do you want to set up, exactly? Who is your target market? Where is putting up a resort ideal? What about your resort would make people want to go to it? What will be the design of the resort, and what facilities will be put up for people to use?
A resort is an ideal location loaded with various rooms and facilities to be used for rest, relaxation, and even recreation. Resorts are often places that provide scenic beauty in combination with various activities meant to refresh and enliven a person both mentally and physically. A resort accomplishes this best by providing vacationers with things like food, beverages, room and board, shopping, sports, and entertainment, and anything else they could possibly require in a single, convenient location.
What sort of hotel do you want to set up, exactly? Is it a beach resort? An island resort? does it have an inflatable hot tub? Or maybe you want to set up a resort beside an airport. Or maybe even a mountain or ski resort. Another variation can be a resort right smack in the middle of the city. Any choice of yours in regards to the type, then dictates the target market and location of the resort.
If for example decide in an island or beach resort, you can expect families of tourists opting for a tropical getaway. As for the location, it has to be one known enough or advertised enough. And again, depending on the type, could also be one in deserted or even less explored areas, to provide a factor of adventure to the recreation of consumers. Another option is to try the expertise of a local realtor, who can help in scouting, choosing or purchasing land in a certain area.
What about your resort would make people want to go to it? What will be the design of the resort, the quirky electric log burner and what facilities will be put up for people to use? Of course, there are several sites on the internet where you can get useful tips on gimmicks which can help attract guests, which is why it is essential to research a lot. The standard is design is sort of a hotel with a lot of amenities offered. Rooms should be of various sizes to accommodate different numbers if people. Shops which are set up within the resort should be able to offer merchandise and equipment aligning with the type of resort. For example, spas offer treatments, exercise programs, personal trainers and specific food and beverage for health conscious guests. Golf courses are upgraded to include golf carts, tournaments and often more than 18 holes. Tennis courts may offer a selection of hard, clay or grass surfaces. Water complexes may include lap pools, sport pools, water slides, beaches, rafting waterfalls, and multiple whirlpools. Beach attendants can organize group activities and rent beach equipment from cabanas and umbrellas to catamarans and jet skis. Ski lessons, equipment rental, and packages can also be tailored and offered to guests. As a plus, Attendants should be available to give lessons or assist guests and coordinate and make reservations for local tours and activities.
Of course there will be many more things to consider, especially since its a newly established resort, but like anything else, with patience, hard work, perseverance, and the ability to adapt, this kind of business can, with time, become the BOMB.