Case Study: Transforming Hammock Beach Resort’s Email Marketing Strategy

Case Study:

Client Overview: Hammock Beach Resort

Hammock Beach Resort, located in Palm Coast, Florida, is a premier luxury resort nestled along the pristine Atlantic coastline. Boasting stunning ocean views, world-class amenities, and impeccable service, Hammock Beach is a sought-after destination for travelers seeking a blend of relaxation and adventure.

Client Objectives:

Hammock Beach Resort partnered with Americas Great Resorts (AGR), a leading luxury hotel and resort email marketing agency, to revamp its email marketing strategy. The primary objectives included:

  1. Increasing direct bookings: Hammock Beach sought to leverage email marketing to drive direct bookings and reduce reliance on third-party booking platforms.
  2. Enhancing guest engagement: The resort aimed to deepen its relationship with guests through personalized and targeted email campaigns, fostering loyalty and repeat visits.
  3. Showcasing resort offerings: Hammock Beach wanted to highlight its diverse range of amenities, activities, and seasonal promotions to entice prospective guests and encourage bookings.


Americas Great Resorts (AGR) formulated a comprehensive email marketing strategy tailored to Hammock Beach Resort’s unique brand identity and target audience. The approach included:

  1. Audience Segmentation: AGR conducted thorough market research and segmentation analysis to identify key audience segments based on demographics, past booking behavior, and preferences.
  2. Personalization: Utilizing customer data and insights, personalized email campaigns were crafted to deliver relevant content and offers tailored to each segment’s interests and preferences.
  3. Compelling Content Creation: AGR collaborated closely with Hammock Beach Resort’s marketing team to create visually captivating and engaging email content, including stunning imagery, compelling copy, and enticing offers.
  4. Multi-channel Integration: The email campaigns were integrated with other marketing channels, such as social media and the resort’s website, to ensure consistent messaging and maximize reach and engagement.

Campaign Deployment:

  1. “Escape to Paradise” Summer Promotion:
    • Objective: To drive bookings during the peak summer season.
    • Strategy: A series of visually appealing emails were deployed, showcasing the resort’s luxurious accommodations, beachfront amenities, and exclusive summer offers, such as discounted room rates, complimentary spa treatments, and water sports activities.
    • Results: The campaign generated a significant spike in bookings, with over 100 new customer bookings attributed directly to the email campaign.
  2. “Fall Foliage Getaway” Campaign:
    • Objective: To attract guests during the fall season and promote seasonal activities.
    • Strategy: Tailored emails were sent to segmented audiences highlighting the resort’s autumn-themed offerings, including guided nature hikes, pumpkin carving workshops, and special dining experiences featuring seasonal cuisine.
    • Results: The campaign resulted in increased guest engagement and a notable uptick in fall bookings, contributing to over 80 new customer bookings.
  3. “Exclusive Holiday Retreat” Campaign:
    • Objective: To drive bookings for holiday getaways and special events.
    • Strategy: Festive-themed emails were deployed, showcasing the resort’s holiday decorations, special events, and exclusive holiday packages, including New Year’s Eve galas and family-friendly activities.
    • Results: The campaign exceeded expectations, driving a surge in holiday bookings and contributing to over 60 new customer bookings.

Results and ROI:

  • 243+ New Customer Bookings: The email campaigns collectively generated over 243 new customer bookings, significantly exceeding the client’s expectations and demonstrating the effectiveness of the revamped email marketing strategy.
  • Increased Revenue: The direct bookings resulting from the email campaigns contributed to a notable increase in revenue for Hammock Beach Resort, further validating the ROI of the partnership with Americas Great Resorts (AGR).
  • Enhanced Guest Engagement: The personalized and targeted email campaigns successfully deepened guest engagement, fostering loyalty and encouraging repeat visits to the resort.


Through strategic collaboration and innovative email marketing tactics, Americas Great Resorts (AGR) helped Hammock Beach Resort achieve remarkable success in driving direct bookings, enhancing guest engagement, and showcasing its luxurious offerings. The partnership not only delivered impressive ROI but also solidified Hammock Beach Resort’s position as a premier luxury destination on the Atlantic coast.