Journal of Hotel and Business Management

Journal of Hotel and Business Management
Open Access

ISSN: 2169-0286


Karam Mansour Ghazi

Karam Mansour Ghazi
The High Institute of Tourism and Hotels,
King Marriott, Alexandria

  • Research Article
    Hotel Maintenance Management Practices
    Author(s): Karam Mansour GhaziKaram Mansour Ghazi

    This study investigates hotel maintenance management practices and the barriers in implementing these practices from maintenance managers’ viewpoint in the Egyptian 5-star hotels. The study used the comprehensive sample. A total of 160 questionnaires were distributed to the maintenance mangers in the Egyptian 5-star hotels. The results indicated that the practices of ‘maintenance management plan’ and ‘maintenance management team’ play the most significant role in influencing their maintenance efficiency. The results also indicate that ‘Insufficient fund for maintenance job’ and ‘Lack of skilled personnel in maintenance departments’ are the major barriers responsible for the poor implementation of maintenance management. This study provides guidance and references for better building maintenance management system for Egyptian hotels.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2169-0286.1000136

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