Latest Hotel Industry News

The Anam, all-villa five-star resort, opens in Nha Trang

2016-09-14 22:49:35 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Combining colonial era charm and service with 21st century design and convenience, The Anam opened its doors in September to guests ahead of a grand opening at the end of the year. Read more

Kingsley Loh named Group Director, Revenue Management & Distribution at Marco Polo

2016-09-14 22:49:31 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Previously Group Director of Revenue for Hong Kong-based Regal Hotels International, Kingsley Loh has worked for international chains including Marriott, Mandarin Oriental and Shangri-La. Read more

AccorHotels announces three leaders to luxury division development team

2016-09-14 22:49:23 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Greg Doman, Franois Baudin and Laure Morvan have been respectively appointed SVP Development North and Central America, Luxury Hotels Americas & Residential; SVP Development Luxury Hotels Europe Middle East and... Read more

Ross Buchanan appointed as General Manager, Swissôtel Sydney

2016-09-14 20:35:18 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Buchanan joined FRHI Hotels & Resorts in February 2011 as Director of Revenue & Marketing at Swisstel Sydney where he was promoted to Executive Assistant Manager/Director of Sales & Marketing in... Read more

Arnaud Champenois appointed Senior Vice President, Marketing & Brand for Belmond

2016-09-14 20:35:15 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Arnaud Champenois joins Belmond from Starwood Hotels and Resorts where he has held the position of Vice President, Brand Director for Asia Pacific since 2011. Read more

MR&H: The Carlton Group’s Javier Beltrán on Spain: its opportunities and peril

2016-09-14 13:22:47 +0200 | Source: HotelManagement

Javier Beltrn of The Carlton Group will be participating in an MR&H panel on trends facing the Mediterranean. Read more

Marco Polo Hotels Appoints Mr. Kingsley Loh as Group Director, Revenue Management & Distribution

2016-09-14 12:48:40 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

14 September, 2016 (Hong Kong) – Marco Polo Hotels has appointed Mr. Kingsley Loh as Group Director, Revenue Management & Distribution. With extensive knowledge of numerous management systems along with over 30... Read more

London Hotels Report Nearly Flat Occupancy and Lower Rates for August 2016

2016-09-14 12:40:25 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Despite the year-over-year decline, the absolute RevPAR level was the third-highest on record for an August in London. The all-time RevPAR high for August (GBP129.77) came in 2012 when the UK capital hosted the Summer... Read more

Munich Hotels Report 24.2 Percent Decline in RevPAR for August 2016

2016-09-14 12:27:57 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Despite performance declines in August, year-to-date data through July showed that Munichs RevPAR was up 6.2% compared with the first seven months of last year. STR analysts note that the months performance declines... Read more

Hilton Names Stuart Foster Vice President, Global Brand Marketing for Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree and Curio

2016-09-14 12:16:19 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

MCLEAN, Va. – September 14, 2016 – Hilton today announced the appointment of Stuart Foster as vice president, global brand marketing for the company’s flagship brand, Hilton Hotels & Resorts,... Read more

The Parisian Macao Opens

2016-09-14 09:49:09 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Amid fanfare and celebration, The Parisian Macao opened its doors to the public for the first time on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 8:18 p.m. (CST). Read more

Top 6 most rewarding hospitality degree programs | By Josephine Wawira

2016-09-14 09:46:58 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The hospitality industry is always under close pursuit by job seekers due to the numerous opportunities it presents; in hotels, restaurants, resorts, casinos and theme parks among other related institutions. With an... Read more

Singapore Hotel Industry Reports 4.1 Percent Occupancy Drop for August 2016

2016-09-14 09:28:05 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

STR analysts note that August has been one of Singapores strongest months over the last several years, but August 2016 occupancy and ADR were each pressured by the 5.2% increase in supply. The last time supply... Read more

Hotels in Melbourne Report Flat RevPAR for August 2016

2016-09-14 09:21:24 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Occupancy Also Flat at 82.9 Percent Read more

Fixing the Problem of Too Many New Brands | By Larry Mogelonsky

2016-09-14 06:32:16 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Right now, the hotel industry is experiencing a virtual gusher of new brands. There are so many new faces on the logo tree that even as a keen observer of our niche in the world, I am having difficulty placing what... Read more

Rixos appoints UAE cluster marketing director

2016-09-14 01:29:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Appointments

Hande Unveren joined Rixos Hotels in June 2016 Read more

Wyndham appoints chief development officer EMEA

2016-09-14 00:45:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Appointments

Philippe Bijaoui to lead development across the continents Read more

Comment: How to get guests back through the doors

2016-09-14 00:27:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Analysis

Duncan Fraser-Smith discusses enticing customers back after the summer period Read more

Marc Emmanuel appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Hanoi

2016-09-13 22:02:08 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Marc Emmanuel is neither stranger to Vietnam nor to the property, having been based there previously (as the Sofitel Plaza Hanoi) for five years as its Executive Assistant Manager. Read more