Latest Hotel Industry News

Hospitality Innovation Planet doubles in size for 2017

2017-01-17 19:35:13 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Taking place from 19 to 21 February at IFEMA Madrid, there are more than 150 companies represented Read more

The Tribe Hotel Nairobi boosts success with Guestline Solutions

2017-01-17 19:24:44 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Guestline has seen extensive expansion in recent months as part of the overall plans to implement Guestline solutions globally Read more

Why Iceland is hot for hotel development

2017-01-17 17:15:07 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Iceland's room supply is falling far below the the growth in demand. See why HVS is bullish on the country's potential. Read more

EMEA update: How six cities in Middle East, Europe are faring

2017-01-17 17:15:05 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Take a look at HotStats' latest figures from Amsterdam, Prague, Warsaw, Abu Dhabi, Amman and Beirut. Read more

GM Profile: How mentors made Scott Youngblood into a leader

2017-01-17 17:15:01 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The general manager has learned the value of leadership during his more than 30 years in the hospitality industry. Read more

EyeforTravel: The Digital Big Bang in Travel: Does Your Strategy Stack Up?

2017-01-17 16:32:14 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit is back for 2017. Heres what to expect for this years event and newly released agenda. Read more

Top Tools to Help GMs Meet Hotel Guest Expectations - By Ashley Proceviat

2017-01-17 16:08:59 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Even if you have your own messaging right, third parties can impact the way in which guests form expectations about their stay. Because of the many intermediaries at play between hotel properties and guests, it can be... Read more

U.S. Hotel Stocks Up 7.1 Percent for December 2016

2017-01-17 15:48:09 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index for December outperformed both the MSCI REIT (RMZ) (+4.0%) and the S&P 500 (+1.8%). The index also outperformed the S&P 500 (+9.5%) and the MSCI REIT (RMZ) (+4.2%) for total-year 2016. Read more

The Ritz-Carlton Haikou Golf Resort Opens in China

2017-01-17 15:41:21 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Located in Hainan Island, often called the Hawaii of China, the 175-room, 16-suite hotel enjoys year-round tropical sunshine for perfect days on the legendary 350-acre Blackstone Course that weaves its way around the... Read more

U.S. Online Hotel Room Rates Up 1.8% in January

2017-01-17 15:37:01 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel room rates in the top-25 most popular U.S. destinations are averaging $171.96 this January, up from $164.53 in December, according to online hotel room price indices from trivago's unique global... Read more

Caribbean And Mexican Hotel Rooms Under Construction For December 2016 Up 6.9 Percent over 2015

2017-01-17 15:30:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

STR's December 2016 Pipeline Report shows 31,570 rooms in 188 projects Under Contract in the Caribbean/Mexico region. The total represents a 10.5% increase in rooms Under Contract compared with December 2015. Read more

Central And South America Hotel Rooms Under Contract For December 2016 Down 15.1 Percent From 2015

2017-01-17 15:28:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The region reported 27,696 rooms in 169 projects In Construction for the month. Based on number of rooms, that is an 11.3% decrease in year-over-year comparisons. Read more

What Do Meeting Planners Actually Want? Here’s the Surprising Survey Results...

2017-01-17 15:04:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Looking for the ultimate tip to booking more group business this year? Get inside the planners mind to find out what marketing they prefer, respond to, and act upon. So, we decided to do just that. Read more

Developed and Owned by DKN Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton Irvine John Wayne Airport Opens in Southern California

2017-01-17 13:41:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

IRVINE, Calif. and MCLEAN, Va. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Irvine John... Read more

The Cosmopolitan gets chatty with guests

2017-01-17 13:37:11 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The chatbot, Rose, will stray from robotic commentary and instead use her Cosmopolitan personality to engage guests. Read more

HIS white paper focuses on guestroom Wi-Fi

2017-01-17 13:37:09 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The publication outlines how hoteliers can affordably implement Wi-Fi networks that are capable of meeting high guest needs and expectations. Read more

Hotel Equities to run this Florida SpringHill Suites

2017-01-17 13:36:58 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The newly renovated, all-suites hotel is located near Bright House Networks Field, spring-training home of the Philadelphia Phillies. Read more

Anantara Zanzibar Resort to Open in 2020

2017-01-17 13:32:00 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Occupying in excess of 1,000 hectares of prime Indian Ocean coastline in the north east of Zanzibar, Zanzibar Amber Resort is an integrated project which is currently under development blending contemporary lifestyle... Read more

New TownePlace Suites by Marriott Set to Open in Kansas City, Missouri Led by General Manager Christy Dockery

2017-01-17 13:27:18 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Kansas City, MO – January 17, 2017 – Get ready to be real and be you on long stays. Marriott International’s (NASDAQ: MAR) TownePlace Suites by Marriott Kansas City, Missouri is scheduled to open for... Read more

The London NYC Appoints Kang Choe as Executive Chef

2017-01-17 13:05:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Chef Choe will oversee the hotel’s entire culinary operation including The London Bar and private event space The London NYC is excited to announce that Kang Choe has been appointed Executive Chef.  Chef K... Read more