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Atrraction of three-star hotel through alternative entertainments

Othman, Rashidi and Hashim, Khairusy Syakirin Has-Yun and Mat Daud, Zainab Aqilah and Jamaludin, Mohd Aizat and Mahamod, Lukman Hakim and Ahmad Fadzlillah, Nurrulhidayah (2017) Atrraction of three-star hotel through alternative entertainments. Journal of Contemporary Islamic Studies, 3 (1). pp. 31-40. ISSN 2289-9634 E-ISSN 0128-0902

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Abstract

Hotel ratings are used to classify hotels according to their quality. The objective of hotel ratings is to focus on the hotel experience as a whole. Three-star hotels and above attract their guests by providing various types of services and facilities. Hotels are independently assessed in traditional systems and rely heavily on the facilities provided. This standard discriminates people with a smaller budget to experience certain services. In fact, three-star hotels can provide certain facilities and services in such a way to attract more people. This study critically discusses on the implementation of entertainment services existing in three-star hotels. Observation has been used to analyse the implementation of entertainments in the three-star hotels. The study demonstrates that most three-star hotels provide very little entertainment due to some limitations. In conclusion, three-star hotels can provide more entertainment that is shariah compliant to attract guests despite the space limitation and financial constraint.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3842/60610
Uncontrolled Keywords: halal entertainment, hospitality services, light entertainment, syariah complaint, three star hotel
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BJ Ethics > BJ1188 Religious ethics
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory > HB126.4 Islamic Economics
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions > HC79 Special topics. Including air pollution, consumer demands,famines, flow of fund etc
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: Dr rashidi othman
Date Deposited: 29 Dec 2017 11:15
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2018 19:35
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/60610

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