1. Ask guests to leave a review TripAdvisor gives more weight to new reviews, and properties with more reviews receive a higher ranking than hotels with only a few hotel ratings. The more 4- and 5-star reviews you can get, the faster you will rise up the rankings as you aim to be the top-rated property in your area. Ask guests to review you at check-out or in a follow-up email after they depart. Place review information on guest receipts at the end of the stay. Include a TripAdvisor badge on your website’s guest testimonials page. As the saying goes – if you don’t ask, you don’t get. As the saying goes - if you don’t ask you don’t get. Always make requests to guests for reviews and feedback. Get the full story at SiteMinder