Latest Hotel Industry News

Quore commemorates grand opening of a new 26,000-square-foot facility in Franklin, Ten.

2019-10-18 16:15:47 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

At a ribbon cutting ceremony held here yesterday, Quore commemorated the grand opening of its new 26,000-square-foot facility. The move was sparked by the company's need to more than double the size of its... Read more

STR: U.S. hotel performance for September 2019

2019-10-18 16:10:35 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry reported mostly negative results in the three key performance metrics during September 2019, according to data from STR. In a year-over-year comparison with September 2018, the industry posted... Read more

European Brand Tivoli Hotels & Resorts to Open First Property in China

2019-10-18 14:50:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The leading Portuguese hospitality brand Tivoli Hotels & Resorts, well-known for its cultural heritage and genuine connection to each destination, has announced plans to diversify its portfolio by introducing the... Read more

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 12 October

2019-10-18 12:52:51 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry reported negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 6-12 October 2019, according to data from STR. In comparison with the week of 7-13 October 2018,... Read more

Hotel Statements: A Model of Profit Maximizing Premia and Discounts

2019-10-18 12:36:59 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Rooms revenue per available room, reported as RevPAR, is perhaps the most scrutinized performance indicator in the hotel business. Although the true aim of a hotel's operation is to maximize profit, the wide... Read more

Wyndham Garden Suites to open in Brisbane

2019-10-18 12:35:18 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchisor with more than 9,200 hotels in more than 80 countries, has unveiled plans to introduce its Wyndham Garden® brand to Australia with the signing of a... Read more

Maya Hotels Opens Four Points by Sheraton Birmingham Homewood Following Conversion Renovation

2019-10-18 12:24:41 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Maya Hotels announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Birmingham Homewood. Catering to the needs of today's everyday traveler, the hotel offers approachable design, stylish comfort and all of the... Read more

Three Steps to Curating Your Hotel’s Social Influencer Strategy

2019-10-18 11:49:14 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Travel influencers are having a moment. With the ability to showcase stunning photography and lesser-known parts of the world, social media is the perfect platform for avid travelers to gain a following. This provides... Read more

Remaining Relevant in the Age of Airbnb

2019-10-18 11:43:43 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Noted Harvard Business professor Theodore Levitt once said that "People don't want a quarter-inch drill. They want quarter-inch holes." This expression gets to the heart of marketing and the desire not... Read more

HVS Market Pulse: Vancouver, Washington

2019-10-18 11:32:14 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

As the second-largest city in the Portland metro area, and the fourth-largest city in Washington state, Vancouver will benefit from 5,500 additional housing units in the pipeline, according to city representatives.... Read more

Marriott International to Acquire Elegant Hotels Group Fueling Growth of All-Inclusive Platform

2019-10-18 11:16:41 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today the company has reached an agreement with the board of Elegant Hotels Group plc (LON: EHG; "Elegant") on the terms of a recommended all cash offer for... Read more

Raffles Hotel Singapore Officially Marks Its Iconic Return

2019-10-18 10:53:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Raffles Hotel Singapore, which is owned by Katara Hospitality, global hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar; and managed by Accor, is officially celebrating its reopening today. Developed with the aim to... Read more

Now Open: Pod Philly, Philadelphia's First Micro-Hotel

2019-10-18 10:31:11 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Pod Hotels continues its rapid brand expansion, adding to its portfolio Pod Philly, Philadelphia's first-micro hotel, which just opened its doors in the highly desirable Rittenhouse Square neighborhood.... Read more

Dialoog hotels replaces its core technology with apaleo

2019-10-18 08:55:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Full service Indonesian chain Dialoog Hotels has announced that it will be moving away from its current property management system (PMS) and switching to apaleo, the world's most open PMS, to enhance its guest... Read more

Cendyn and SevenRooms Connect Hospitality Platforms

2019-10-17 23:14:44 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Integration unites hotel CRM + reservation & guest engagement platform for enhanced guest profiles, elevated on-property experiences & streamlined operations Read more

Crystal Investment Property Facilitates the Sale of Cannery Pier Hotel - Astoria, OR

2019-10-17 23:10:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Bringing Together the Principals in the Sale of This Historic Luxury Waterfront Hotel Read more

HFTP Charters New Chapter in San Antonio, Texas USA

2019-10-17 23:05:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

A chapter interest meeting was held last month on September 19 at the Grand Hyatt in downtown San Antonio, Texas USA. All HFTP members and area hospitality industry professionals were invited to attend for networking... Read more

The Fullerton Hotel Sydney Opens at 1 Martin Place

2019-10-17 22:55:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

On October 18, The Fullerton Hotel Sydney opens its doors in the heart of Sydney's Central Business District. Housed in the iconic former General Post Office (GPO) building at No. 1 Martin Place, the luxury hotel... Read more

Hoteles City Express Announces 3Q19 Results with a 9.5% Growth in Total Revenues

2019-10-17 22:48:05 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

At the Chain level, Average Daily Rate increased 6.0% and Revenue per Available Room decreased 0.5 percentage points compared to 3Q18, to $1,021 and $596, respectively. Chain occupancy in 3Q19 was 58.4%. Read more