Latest Hotel Industry News

B on Canal Hotel in New Orleans Opens

2018-05-25 21:35:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

B on Canal, a boutique hotel in New Orleans, La., is now open following an extensive multi-million-dollar renovation. Located at 1300 Canal Street, this 1930s building is situated in the central business and theater... Read more


Hotel 2025: Robotics - Human Complement or Substitute? - By Matt Nicholls

2018-05-25 21:09:01 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Welcome to the second in our series of Hotel 2025 blogs, where we will be sharing insights from the Oracle Hospitality report, Hotel 2025, including perspectives from more than 150 hotel operators and some 2,700... Read more


Solid Growth in the Second Half of 2018 for US Hoteliers

2018-05-25 20:50:12 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Future business activity in U.S. hotels rose in April according to the latest reading of the Hotel Industry Leading (HIL) Indicator. e−forecasting.com's HIL increased by 0.4% in April to 138.8, following an... Read more


Moody National Hospitality Management Celebrates Topping-Out of Residence Inn Medical Center in Houston

2018-05-25 20:34:17 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

HOUSTON (May 25, 2018) – Construction on the Residence Inn Medical Center has reached new heights. Arch-Con Construction, the general contractor for the project, topped-out the 16-story hotel located in close... Read more


Owned and Managed by Love’s Hospitality, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Opens in Tucumcari, New Mexico

2018-05-25 20:20:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Tucumcari, NM – May 25, 2018 – The 90-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Tucumcari, New Mexico, opened today with its smart, inventive public space and guest room design, and its bright and... Read more


Russell Family Opens New Clarion Inn & Suites on Russell Hospitality Campus Downtown Atlanta

2018-05-25 19:52:06 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

(ATLANTA) May 2018 – The Clarion Inn & Suites Downtown Atlanta, located 186 Northside Dr SW, near the Mercedes Benz Stadium, celebrated its Grand Opening recently.  The hotel is part of the new Russell... Read more


Millennials and the Experience Economy: Three Strategies for Hotels to Stand Out

2018-05-25 19:35:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

With millennials now being the largest generation of consumers, businesses are shifting their focus to accommodate one of the key attributes of the millennial buyer: the valuing of experiences over things.Millennials... Read more


Why Investors Are Taking Note of Japan’S Tourism Boom

2018-05-25 19:21:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

With tourism in Japan booming and the 2020 Olympic Games on the horizon, investors have been taking a closer look at the country’s hotels. Over 25.5 million travelers descended on Japan in 2017, up 19 percent... Read more


Key Executives at RLH Corp. to Resign, Begin Consulting With Brand

2018-05-25 19:03:45 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Bloss and Moyle to continue service to Company through 2020 DENVER, May 22, 2018 -- RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) today announced it has entered into consulting agreements with key executives Roger Bloss, President of... Read more


Why Facebook Will Help Hotels Beat the OTAs

2018-05-25 18:26:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Marco Benvenuti Honestly, I thought the war between hotels and online travel agencies would’ve died down by now. Clearly the battle rages on. Brands continue to attempt to woo travelers and franchisees... Read more


BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, Names John Santaniello General Manager of Snow King Hotel

2018-05-25 17:48:10 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, May 2018 … BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has appointed John Santaniello general manager for Snow King Hotel and Grand View Lodge, both Benchmark Resorts & Hotels... Read more


Ian Schrager, in Partnership With Marriott, Plans June 2018 Opening of The 102-Room Bodrum EDITION

2018-05-25 16:59:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

From the next chapter in the growing EDITION legacy comes Ian Schrager’s latest visionary concept: The Bodrum EDITION. Schrager, in partnership with Marriott International, acts to redefine the contemporary... Read more


Modus Hotels and Parway Corporation Break Ground on Pod Philly Hotel

2018-05-25 16:47:35 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

PHILADELPHIA – April 25, 2018 – Modus Hotels and Parkway Corporation broke ground yesterday on Pod Philly, Philadelphia’s first micro-hotel, together with Philadelphia... Read more


Modus Hotels and Parkway Corporation Break Ground on Pod Philly Hotel

2018-05-25 16:47:24 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

PHILADELPHIA – April 25, 2018 – Modus Hotels and Parkway Corporation broke ground yesterday on Pod Philly, Philadelphia’s first micro-hotel, together with Philadelphia... Read more


Tourism Tidbits: The Art of Crowd Management

2018-05-25 16:26:27 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Dr. Peter Tarlow In almost every form of tourism and travel there is a need for crowd management control. Anyone who has watched the huge crowds at New York’s Times Square New Year’s Eve... Read more


Viceroy Debuts its Newest Property, Viceroy Los Cabos

2018-05-25 16:06:53 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Today, Los Angeles-based and award-winning Viceroy Hotel Group proudly debuts its 15th property worldwide with the highly anticipated opening of Viceroy Los Cabos. The latest addition to The Viceroy Icon Collection... Read more


Paramount Lodging Advisors Team Arranges Sale of the Holiday Inn Express St. Louis – Central West End St. Louis, MO

2018-05-25 15:58:01 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

St. Louis, MO—Paramount Lodging Advisors (PLA) has successfully executed the sale of the Holiday Inn Express St. Louis - Central West End located at 4630 Lindell Blvd.  PLA Associate Beau Mullenix and... Read more


Europe's Leading Hotel Design Event Adds New Focus on Restaurants & Bars

2018-05-25 15:50:30 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Sleep, which is recognised around the world as Europe's leading and uniquely curated hotel design and development event, has announced the next stage in its evolution. This year it becomes Sleep + Eat,... Read more


Why Facebook Will Help Hotels Beat The OTAs | By Marco Benvenuti

2018-05-25 15:37:42 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Honestly, I thought the war between hotels and online travel agencies would've died down by now. Clearly the battle rages on.Brands continue to attempt to woo travelers and franchisees with direct-booking... Read more


Wyndham Hotels Set Out to Engineer the Perfect Night's Sleep

2018-05-25 15:19:05 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- Wyndham Hotels and Resorts is engineering its hotel rooms around an elusive concept in travel: a really great night's sleep. The brand is teaming up with wellness innovator Delos and famous... Read more