Membership Criteria - Catalyst

Membership criteria and what we look for:

  • You must be one of the best operators in your local area, with a passion for excellence and attention to detail
  • A seamless online and offline experience is available to both members and non-members.
  • A service ethos which is personal, professional and friendly – as you would expect from the best hotels
  • Food and beverage provision must be of the highest quality
  • AV and IT infrastructure must be secure and reliable
  • Design, furniture, fittings and equipment (FF&E) must be of very good quality and maintained with attention to detail
  • Your workspace is not only sustainable, but also supports the wellbeing of your members
  • An easily navigable website with online booking and self serve functionality
  • You must ensure ‘A member of the Catalyst network’ logo is visible on your website and in other marketing material, and that this meets with our brand guidelines. Should you cancel or decide not to renew your membership, all references to Catalyst must be removed from your marketing material
  • You and your employees should uphold the ambitions of Catalyst and help to promote the platform accordingly for mutual benefit
  • You commit to continued improvement in what you do and how you do it, complying with all necessary legal and regulatory requirements as applicable, with adequate insurance policies in place


Once you have applied to join Catalyst and your application is successful, a one-off registration fee will be payable to cover the costs of assessment and set up. Membership will not be published nor will you be able to be able to use any marketing materials until payment has been received.

Once live on the platform, your monthly subscription fee will be payable in advance by direct debit to cover continued access to the platform and:

  • Invitations to member events
  • Inclusion in Catalyst marketing and PR
  • Regular sector updates which will include analytics, benchmarks, industry news
  • Updates and guidance on best practice, regulatory changes
  • Providing direct links to lead generation portals and platforms as available


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