Hotel hygiene and its standards
- September 19, 2023
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The history of the hotel goes back many years, and since the past there have always been places for travelers to stay, but these places were initially in the form of houses, caravanserais, and residences, until they became the modern form of hotels. Here we intend to give a brief explanation about the history of the hotel from the past to the present day.
The first form of hotels existed during the civilizations of the Achaemenid Empire and Ancient Greece, which were built in the form of inns and caravanserais to rest and welcome travelers and merchants who traveled for business and political purposes. In these places, besides resting and staying, travelers also exchanged their commercial and political information with each other.
The history of the hotels of this time were mostly formed in Europe and were structurally developed in the form of large complexes and palaces. In addition to their accommodation role, these hotels were also responsible for protecting travelers from various dangers and had defense systems and protective walls. Among the examples of hotels of this time, he mentioned “Bait Al Kapilar” in Istanbul and “Savoy” in London.
In the 19th century, with the passage of time and the advancement of technology, especially the advent of air transportation, the tourism industry also developed. At this time, large and luxurious hotels were formed that had new facilities such as air conditioning, elevators, or online reservation systems. Among the famous hotels of this period are Ritz-Carlton and Savoy.
Today’s hotels include a wide range from native and traditional hotels to luxury and five-star hotels, but in a general category, modern hotels today can be divided into luxury hotels, urban hotels and hotels Commercially divided.
In the above material, we have stated only a part of the history of the hotel and the hotel industry. This industry is always changing and developing to update its system with cultural conditions and people’s needs. Hotel industry has a very important role in the tourism industry and a significant contribution to the economy of countries. For this reason, it is necessary to provide pleasant accommodation for travelers with proper management and services.
Considering its historical position, our country can play an effective role in the tourism industry. According to their opinion, the team of Barouj Hotel has tried to facilitate the stay of tourists and bring them a memorable stay by placing an online reservation system and unique facilities.