“I expect a 30% drop I’ve already had my first cancellations from Vienna”
“For Christmas and New Year we have very few reservations. And I believe that until December 20 we will have no big news …”, the forecast of Giancarlo Morisi, owner of the ‘Il Guercino’ hotel in Bolognina. “Between infections and the fear of new restrictions i
No full house for the holidays?
“The tourist moves if he has certainties. I hope for the New Year: to date I have 20 percent of requests. But I can already see the trend: I had business customers from Vienna, but given the health situation in Austria, the Some Dutch have moved the bookings, while the British are no longer seen. Let’s focus on the Americans: given the infections in Europe, maybe you will find Italy that today is not in such a critical situation “.
The summer, however, went well …
“Yes, we did even better numbers than in 2019, but always with last minute bookings. Sometimes one week for another, but many also call the same day …”.
What predictions do you feel you need to make?
“In any case, I expect a decrease of 30%. There are no reservations, no phone calls. Now we have to think about the future. And I believe that the Municipality should focus more on congress tourism that makes restaurants, hotels and taxi drivers work”.
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