Latest Hotel Industry News

Galaxy Entertainment to Purchase 5.3 Million Primary Shares of Wynn Resorts; Former CEO and Founder Steve Wynn to Sell Remaining Eight Million Shares

2018-03-23 20:20:19 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

HONG KONG and LAS VEGAS, March 23, 2018 -- Galaxy Entertainment Group (HKEx stock code: 27) and Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN) today announced that Galaxy Entertainment has agreed to purchase 5.3 million... Read more

Join HSMAI Region Europe in Amsterdam on 10 and 11 April!

2018-03-23 18:26:31 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) and HSMAI Region Europe, the Hospitality, Sales and Marketing Association International, are pleased to extend their partnership and co-locate their european... Read more

DoubleTree by Hilton Grows Portfolio in California with Pomona Hotel Opening

2018-03-23 16:06:05 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton's 14 market-leading brands, opens its doors today to DoubleTree by Hilton Pomona. Following a multi-million-dollar renovation, guests arriving to the San Jose Hills can enjoy... Read more

Atlanta Gets a New Dual-Brand Fairfield, TownePlace Property

2018-03-23 15:15:26 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

According to reports, Arriba Capital recently secured a $40.7 million construction loan to start on a ground-up property. This property, once completed, will have 194 rooms, and it will be a dual-brand Marriott... Read more

The Hotel Industry in the Central/South America Region Reports Positive Results for February 2018

2018-03-23 15:13:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Brazil posts highest ADR since August 2016 - Ecuador registers significant performance growth - Panama shows largest occupancy growth for a February since 2014 Read more

7.5 Percent RevPAR Growth for Hotel Industry in Asia Pacific Region for February 2018

2018-03-23 15:08:21 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Singapore performance down from 2016 Airshow and Chinese New Year time period - South Korea supply growth limits potential Olympics performance boost - Thailand performance strengthens during Chinese New Year Read more

Toyoko Inn, Grand Opening in Incheon Bupyeong on March 24!

2018-03-23 15:06:20 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Toyoko Inn Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Tokyo, CEO: Maiko Kuroda) will be opening "Toyoko INN Incheon Bupyeong" on March 24. In addition, "Opening Campaign" will be held from the opening day until the... Read more

March Online Room Rates Are Down 2.0% from a Year Ago

2018-03-23 14:43:05 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel room rates in the top-25 most popular U.S. destinations average $247.08 this March, up from $213.85 in February, according to hotel online room rates derived from real time global multi-provider database of... Read more

Why Protection of Your Staff and Guests Should Be a High Priority

2018-03-23 14:08:22 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A hotel business is an industry in which people, experiences, and sensations are the key. This is why your ability to help people feel safe is something completely indispensable. Still, as you already saw, this takes... Read more

STR: Central/South America hotel performance for February 2018

2018-03-23 14:05:13 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Brazil posts highest ADR since August 2016Ecuador registers significant performance growthPanama shows largest occupancy growth for a February since 2014LONDON -- Hotels in the Central/South America region reported... Read more

Significant industry changes highlighted in the Cleartrip 2017 Travel Insights Report

2018-03-23 13:20:49 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Kuwait saw the highest air growth rate in the region at 20%Mobile bookings in Saudi Arabia jumped 116% compared to 2016Majority of travel bookings in the region occur within a week prior to departureYerevan topped the... Read more

JW Marriott Nashville Rounds Out Executive Team With Seven Director Appointments

2018-03-23 13:05:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

NASHVILLE, TN/UNITED STATES -- JW Marriott Nashville is pleased to announce the appointments of seven key leadership positions to the Turnberry Associates owned hotel slated to open this summer. The team expands with... Read more

"Code Itineraries": A roadmap for the travel industry to unlock one trillion dollars in value by 2025

2018-03-23 12:48:24 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Back in 401BC, the classic Greek philosopher Plato famously said that "everything changes and nothing stands still." Travel company executives will be forgiven for thinking that he was talking about their... Read more

Hotel Marketing Ideas: The Definitive Guide

2018-03-23 12:16:46 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

It's no secret that digital marketing has become a massive industry over the past decade or so. When it comes to the hospitality industry, and marketing a hotel, this is particularly true.As more travellers make... Read more

Hospitality Innovator David Bowd Of Salt Hotels And Istar Launch Third Installment Of Salt School, A Free Hospitality Training Program For Locals

2018-03-23 12:14:40 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Who:David Bowd of Salt HotelsiStar, Master Developer of the Asbury Park waterfrontWhat: In preparation for the summer reopening of Asbury Lanes, iconic 1960s bowling alley-turned music venue, Salt School will be... Read more

Good Tourism Practices to Advance Sustainable Development in the Americas

2018-03-23 10:43:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Madrid, Spain -- Concrete examples of how to advance sustainable development through tourism take centre stage in the first joint publication between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Organization of... Read more

WTTC Global Summit in Buenos Aires to focus on leadership, biometrics, crisis management and sustainable growth

2018-03-23 10:42:30 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)'s 2018 Global Summit will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 18-19 April. Industry leaders from public and private sector will discuss the theme of 'Our... Read more

STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for February 2018

2018-03-23 10:41:04 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Singapore performance down from 2016 Airshow and Chinese New Year time periodSouth Korea supply growth limits potential Olympics performance boostThailand performance strengthens during Chinese New YearLONDON --... Read more

One in five of all new jobs created globally in 2017 are attributable to Travel & Tourism - WTTC Reports

2018-03-23 10:26:24 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

One in five of all new jobs created globally in 2017 are attributable to Travel & Tourism, says major new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council: Research shows that Travel & Tourism was responsible for the... Read more

15 Best Life Tips For You: From Top Hospitality Pros |

2018-03-23 10:10:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Which life-and-career advice do successful pros put front and center? I asked travel-and-culinary mavens for their most meaningful maxims, their guiding-light phrases -- and discovered that the simplest mottos inspire... Read more