Bed and Breakfast and Guest House Owners and Proprietors

Bed and breakfast and guest house owners and proprietors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources bed and breakfasts and guest houses.


New workers
£ 6,214
£ 18,903
£ 33,218

Available jobs

In the past year there were 2,119 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Arranges for payment of bills, keeps accounts and ensures adherence to licensing and other statutory regulations.

  • Markets business and finds new business.

  • Determines financial, staffing, material and other short- and long-term needs.

  • Maintains and cleans establishment.

  • Provides certain meals for guests.

  • Welcomes and ensures physical comfort of residents/guests and makes special arrangements for children, the elderly and the infirm if required.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Business Planning

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Legislation

  • Property Management

  • Regulatory Requirements

  • Service Improvement

  • Workflow Management

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Accountability

  • Customer Service

  • Innovation

  • Leadership

  • Management

  • Operations

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.