JOIN OUR GROUP -SHORTSTAYLEWES

We are a dynamic group of independent accommodation owners working together to encourage people to visit and enjoy the Lewes area - supporting the local economy. Our mission is to ensure guests have a fabulous stay in one of our many select B&B’s or self-catering establishments and that they make the most of our local pubs, restaurants and many attractions.

If you are interested in our fresh approach and would like to benefit from having your property listed on SHORTSTAYLEWES email joinus@shortstaylewes.com

 

Why Join the Group?

  • Integrated booking button allows guests/owners to see live availability. Eliminating time-consuming multiple web searches and telephone enquiries. Ensuring as much of the potential revenue from prospective guests is retained within the group

  • Bookings are commission free using the freetobook secure online booking engine

  • Offers your business greater online presence with increased traffic

  • New members will have a journalist-written property ‘spotlight’ blog feature

  • As a group set up and run by and for its members, we have a constitution, publish minutes and have an AGM. The leadership team is voted for and by its membership

  • Work with like-minded people, sharing best practice and experiences and having fun!

Want to join the group but retain your own booking system?

We are happy to extend membership to independent businesses who want to retain the booking system they have already set up.     You will enjoy all the benefits of membership apart from the Book Now button search

Membership Costs

  • An annual fee of £100 is payable on the month of joining and each year thereafter

  • Premises will be subject to an annual inspection

 

New Members

The ShortStayLewes Group aims to raise standards within our industry and to promote the provision of unique, high quality accommodation, lovingly prepared food and personalized hospitality from its members businesses.

 

To join, we ask that you share our vision and are prepared to actively participate in supporting the group’s aims.

 

New members require an onsite inspection costing just £20, which is refundable to successful applicants. If unsuccessful you will be provided with a report detailing our recommendations for improvement that would qualify for membership.

 

We recommend using the freetobook platform to enable the integrated availability and booking process across the group.     Freetobook is free to set up and use. Technical support is available for interested parties.