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2019

Hospitality Survey

Find out what we learned from surveying 700 vacation rentalists.

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Welcome...

I’m Alanna, founder of The Distinguished Guest. I opened my first vacation rental a decade ago, and in 2012, I saw the writing on the wall: small, independent hospitality providers would change the way we travel. My mission ever since has been to play a role in that change.

TDG aims to be your go-to source for hospitality data, advice and inspiration. Stick with us, and we’ll guide you to the best industry events, products, people, and marketing strategies we’ve found…

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Alanna has been my go-to person as I've navigated the learning curves of running my vacation rental businesses.  She helped...

Cathy Scott

Vacation Rental & Boutique Hotel Supplies
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2016-05-03T18:24:44-07:00

Cathy Scott

Alanna has been my go-to person as I've navigated the learning curves of running my vacation rental businesses.  She helped me re-brand my properties, market them effectively, and connect with other valuable industry resources.
Alanna at The Distinguished Guest has been an invaluable resource while setting up my first vacation rental.  I recently bought...

Robert Howell

Vacation Rental & Boutique Hotel Supplies
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2020-11-01T08:47:41-08:00

Robert Howell

Alanna at The Distinguished Guest has been an invaluable resource while setting up my first vacation rental.  I recently bought a house in Hilton Head Island and knew nothing about what it takes to be a successful vacation rental.  Alanna has always been willing to lend a helping hand and responds quickly to all of my many questions!  If you're looking to set up a new vacation rental or refresh an existing rental, I would highly recommend contacting Alanna to help out.  She provides a 5 star experience!
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