The Efforts Of Hotels In Surabaya To Save Their Business During The Pandemic

By : Viranda Nur Fadhila Lahay | Thursday, July 30 2020 - 17:35 IWST

Viranda Nur Fadhila Lahay (Student of Master Business Administration in Technology, President University)
Viranda Nur Fadhila Lahay (Student of Master Business Administration in Technology, President University)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Covid-19 pandemic 'forced' the hospitality and tourism businesses to rack their brains. In Surabaya, they like competing 'to find ways' so that the business continues to exist. Adapting and innovating is an important step.

Those who meet many people certainly have their own risks. It often makes them want to stay alone for a while. The reason is that they do not take the risk home to children or parents who are more vulnerable.

Similarly, those who do work from home for several months. Staying at home constantly can also be boring. Hotels in Surabaya see this as a business opportunity. Grand Dafam Signature Surabaya is one of them. The hotel, located in the Kayoon area, opens special packages for people who want to stay alone for a long time.

Almost similar, Luminor Hotel Jemursari, Surabaya, comes with the concept of work from home (WFH). They offer long stay packages. This long stay can be a choice for those who want to work at WFH. But, this WFH is not work from home, but work from hotel. Of course this is interesting. And most importantly, being able to enjoy hotel facilities and services at a time like this.

However, the package must also be accompanied by many considerations. Especially regarding cleanliness guarantees. Preventive measures are enforced since guests are about to enter the hotel. Starting from the hand sanitizer, wash basin, until we put the disinfectant booth in front.

Since entering the hotel area, visitors are required to wear a mask. Every employee is also required to use a mask. Health protocols are implemented in such a strict manner. Room cleaning has also been improved. SOP that has been applied actually has been detailed in maintaining the cleanliness of room corners. Even so, the use of disinfectants to clean rooms is a current obligation.

In addition, the food delivery or delivery order system is also implemented by hotels in Surabaya in order to maintain its business. In addition to food delivery, they also offer laundry services to home-to-home cleaning services. The provision of services in various fields was carried out in order to remain able to survive in the midst of a pandemic. The concept is expected to be an alternative for hotel staff to keep working and prevent efficiency. In addition, this could be an alternative for those at home who want laundry service and cleaning service too.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Synopsys Software

Rabu, 13 Januari 2021 - 18:40 WIB

Synopsys Recognised as a Leader in Static Application Security Testing by Independent Research Firm

Synopsys receives highest score among 12 SAST providers in current offering category.

Electro-Balancer (E-Balancer)

Rabu, 13 Januari 2021 - 16:00 WIB

ZASCHE Handling Rolls Out New Range of Electric Balancers

the E-Balancer is a versatile tool suited for a broad range of heavy-duty industrial applications.

Ilustration Collaborative robots – or cobots (Photo by Robotic Industries Association)

Selasa, 29 Desember 2020 - 16:25 WIB

Universal Robots Reaches Industry Milestone with 50,000 Collaborative Robots Sold

Cobot market pioneer Universal Robots (UR) solidified its frontrunner position today by selling the 50,000th UR cobot, which was purchased by a German manufacturer to enable higher productivity…

MP200 ExtremeBevel

Rabu, 23 Desember 2020 - 14:05 WIB

Hypertherm Introduces Extreme Bevel Plasma Consumables for its MAXPRO200 Air and Oxygen Plasma System

The MAXPRO200 is a true workhorse for companies demanding great cut quality along with high productivity and low operating costs.

Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project

Kamis, 17 Desember 2020 - 15:50 WIB

Silver Lining of Marine Paints

Now a new $445,000 Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project (DP210101243) led by Flinders University College of Science and Engineering experts will expand research into finding better…