La Residence Mykonos
A case study
La Residence Mykonos case study
DESIGNED FOR DESKTOP, TABLET & MOBILEThe La Residence Mykonos Luxury Hotel in Mykonos is considered by many the ultimate experience of Mykonian hospitality. Located in the Kouloufati area, the 5 Star Mykonian Hotel offers very high quality services and amenities to its customers. The website is designed to be accessed by all devices, including Personal Computers (Macs, PCs and Linux systems) as well as Mobile devices and Tablets, such as iPads and iPhones. Each platform provides a unique user eXperience to on line visitors that can navigate through this uniquely designed website with exceptional ease. The website is built using our best selling x2iManager CMS for Hotels v.2 and is Search Engine Optimized in all available languages. In addition to the above, the La Residence Mykonos Hotel has a strong Social Media presence on all major Social Networks, providing the search engines with as many Social signals as possible. This not only helps keep fans and interested parties informed, but also helps Search Engines understand the importance of the Hotel in the Mykonos area.
Desktop Computer (PC, Mac, Linux)The La Residence Mykonos Hotel’s website is photo based, and minimalistic. The reason for this is because the Hotel photos are magnificent and our design team wanted to make them the basis of the user eXperience. Using a combination of Gold and white, this Boutique 5 Star Hotel in Mykonos is presented in a way that lets users feel what being there is like. Interchangeable background images, that can be singled out by the click of a “show / hide elements” button in the bottom left corner of the website, add to a more live and fresh feeling. Small text areas have been placed in the middle of the screens in order to give users the exact amount of information they need in better understand what the La Residence Mykonos Hotel is like. Nothing more, nothing less. Using latest technologies available, the website menu can be opened without having to refresh the page each time. This way, users can save time and only load the pages of their choice without. The Elegant and Luxury of the Hotel is what we wanted to share with the end users and we believe this goal has been met.
Mobile Phones (iPhones, Android, Blackberry)
It is quite common to access the Mobile Web when arriving at a destination such as Mykonos, Greece, to search for suitable Accommodation. Providing users with the power to view all necessary information of a 5 Star Luxury Hotel, such as La Residence Mykonos, be it Location or Contact information, Accommodation details or a Rich Photo Gallery, can only prove useful to the end user. In addition to the for-mentioned, what the x2interactive team aims to achieve is a satisfied mobile user who will feel an appreciation for the mobile experience provided by the Hotel Brand. The mobile version of the website is optimised for download speed and readability, keeping in focus the brand, the unique colours and the magnificent photos that aim to share a glimpse of the Hotel with the user. For easier access, iOS and Android users can save the mobile site as a branded icon to their mobile phone’s home page.