The Rooms Division consists of two sub-departments, Housekeeping and Front Office.Housekeeping used to be considered “just a cleaning department”, but hotel surveys have shown again and again that cleanliness is at the top of the list of requirements of hotel guests. This book deals with modern management techniques and equipment used by housekeeping managers to ensure a safe and comfortable stay for hotel guests.
The Front Office is the heart of a hotel. Associates of this department are responsible for the guest’s first and the last impression of the hotel. According to studies, the last impression is a lasting impression which will be instrumental for the guest’s decision to return to the hotel for his next visit. This book deals with modern equipment and management techniques used to produce a pleasant environment for guests and how the front line personnel can prevent and solve problems during a guest’s stay.