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This paper presents a fuzzy multi-attribute decision making approach for evaluating the service quality of the hotels of an important tourist destination island: Gran Canaria. We first extract the information provided in www.tripadvisor.com which is becoming one of the most popular websites that...

Author(s)
Martín, J. C.; Román, C.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2017, 65, 4, pp 390-405
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The aim of this paper is to show how to calculate the weight of criteria that influences the decision making process of potential hotel guests. By taking into consideration the growing importance of electronic word-of-mouth and the popularity of hotel reviews websites, this research note exposes...

Author(s)
Zaman, M.; Botti, L.; Tan Vo Thanh
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 13, pp 132-138
Abstract

The objective of this study was to propose and test a methodology that allow destination managers and hoteliers improve the allocation of resources. For this purpose, this paper analysed the impact of both establishment (e.g. category, size and location) and assessment variables of services...

Author(s)
Soler, I. P.; Gemar, G.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 126-137
Abstract

The purpose of the study is to analyse the eco-sensitive hotel guest room experience and its impact on room selection recommendation. Room tips reviews of an eco-sensitive hotel featuring in TripAdvisor were taken for content analysis. The study result indicates that majority of guest provided...

Author(s)
Sudhagar, D. P.
Publisher
Inderscience, Olney, UK
Citation
International Journal of Knowledge Management in Tourism and Hospitality, 2018, 2, 1, pp 1-11
Abstract

Online evaluations are one of the most important innovations in tourism in recent years, often combining a review/rating (business-specific evaluation) and a ranking (inter-business comparison). As online reputation determines economic success, tourism managers may be tempted to manipulate online...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.; Andersson, A. C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 5, pp 484-503
Abstract

Purpose - This study aims to examine various forms of hotel businesses' social media (SM) practices by analysing TripAdvisor (TA) and examining its critical role in decision-making. As a well-known platform of SM in tourism, TA serves as an independent review site where visitors share their holiday ...

Author(s)
Özgen, H. K. S.; Kozak, M.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2015, 7, 3, pp 229-241