Latest Hotel Industry News

BookLogic partners with Idealo to deliver targeted metasearch

2017-02-13 23:20:20 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

BookLogic has partnered with Idealo to expand exposure and sales reach for its hotel clients through in Germany. The hotel revenue management technology company has developed a direct connection to the... Read more

Stephen Burt to helm Travelodge Hotels Asia as Chairman

2017-02-13 23:20:16 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Singapore's ICP has appointed veteran hotelier Stephen Burt to the role of chairman of Travelodge Hotels Asia. Read more

York Brandes hired as Bab Al Qasr general manager

2017-02-13 22:59:00 +0100 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Appointments

The new GM has 34 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry, and first arrived in the UAE in 1993 Read more

General Manager named for New York’s New Hilton Garden Inn

2017-02-13 22:11:37 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

M&R Hotel Management today announced the appointment of Felix Maldonado as the general manager of the 250-room Hilton Garden Inn New York Times Square South, now under construction at 326 West 37th Street and... Read more

For 2017, Resolve to do Something About Your Hotel’s Package Problem

2017-02-13 21:41:38 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

In recent years, the package situation at many hotels has become untenable. This is especially true for hotels where the concierge and front desk are responsible for package management, because concierge technology... Read more

Penn State Hotel & Restaurant Society to honor Leland Pillsbury, Ray Schultz

2017-02-13 15:50:39 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

These two hospitality innovators will be honored at a gala reception held at the Nittany Lion Inn on April 20, 2017. Read more

After intense 2016, London's hotels post first numbers for 2017

2017-02-13 15:50:36 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

In the wake of the Brexit, a devalued pound and an increasingly strained global community, how did London's hotels fare in January? Read more

FelCor chooses new CEO

2017-02-13 15:50:34 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Steven R. Goldman has been involved in all aspects of hotel operations, acquisitions and divestitures, finance and development for more than 33 years. Read more

StepStone to run D.C. Hilton

2017-02-13 15:50:30 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

With this property, StepStone's third-party management portfolio reaches 17 hotels. Read more

Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa Appoints Dan Vargo Executive Chef for Resort

2017-02-13 13:18:38 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

SOUTH WALTON, Fla. (February 13, 2017) – Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa, the largest full-service beachfront resort hotel on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, has appointed Dan Vargo as the new... Read more

New Build Radisson RED Krakow, Developed by Treimorfa Project, Expected to Open Fall of 2019

2017-02-13 12:59:22 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

BRUSSELS/KRAKOW (February 13, 2017) - The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world and a member of international Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, is proud to announce the signing of the... Read more

Wischermann Partners Names Mike Burton General Manager of The Westin Jackson Opening Late Summer 2017

2017-02-13 12:50:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Jackson, MS (February 13, 2017) – Wischermann Partners is thrilled to announce the appointment of Mike Burton as General Manager of The Westin Jackson, set to open in late summer of 2017. With more than 20 years... Read more

Evolution Hospitality Awarded Management Contract for Los Angeles’ Hotel Angeleno

2017-02-13 12:36:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Los Angeles, California (February 13, 2017)  — Evolution Hospitality, a California-based hospitality management company, announces it has been chosen to manage Hotel Angeleno in Los Angeles. The... Read more

New 129-Room Courtyard by Marriott Opens in Fort Mill, South Carolina Led by General Manager John Joyner

2017-02-13 12:24:33 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Fort Mill, SC – February 13, 2017 – Courtyard by Marriott Charlotte Fort Mill, SC, is now open for business in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Featuring an innovative lobby space as well as Courtyard’s... Read more

New Castle Hotels & Resorts Appoints Trevor Stratton General Manager of Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island

2017-02-13 12:11:46 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

SHELTON, Conn. - - February 13, 2017—Gerry Chase, president and COO of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading third-party management company and hotel developer, today announced that Trevor Stratton has been... Read more

The Independent Hotel’s Guide to Engaging and Retaining Guests

2017-02-13 11:42:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Sara O’Brien Recently, a small hotel group asked us an extremely smart and on-point question: “How do I create a loyalty program that is not a loyalty program?” They understood that while... Read more

Why Saudi Arabia is seeing a surge in hotel development

2017-02-13 11:35:32 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Real estate experts said that the "plummeting" costs of construction in Saudi Arabia has made development increasingly lucrative. Read more

How Hyatt's Centric brand will double its portfolio by 2020

2017-02-13 11:35:27 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

At least 12 more hotels are expected to join the brand portfolio by the end of 2019. Read more

Sunstone Hotel Investors Sells the 444-Room Fairmont Newport Beach for $125.0 Million

2017-02-13 11:23:30 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 13, 2017 -- Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (the "Company" or "Sunstone") (NYSE: SHO) today announced the sale of the 444-room Fairmont Newport Beach (the... Read more