Latest Hotel Industry News

The BYOD Revolution and What it Means for Your Hotel’s Bottom Line

2018-03-16 15:25:59 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Dean Minett The supercomputers we carry in our pockets are easily taken for granted. They’ve become deeply engrained in everyday life, replacing a multitude of other objects and devices. Many of us already... Read more

AccorHotels Plans Four SO/ Hotels in Berlin, St. Petersburg, Auckland and Vienna Opening by End of 2018

2018-03-16 15:17:49 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Paris, March 16, 2018 – SO/, a vivacious and expressive brand, announced the upcoming addition of four fashionable hotels to its growing line of vibrant, one-of-a-kind properties. This includes new European... Read more

Travel Appeal is an Innovate.AI competition Finalist

2018-03-16 15:01:47 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Innovate.AI is a Global Startup Competition, presented by Microsoft Ventures, Madrona Venture Group, Notion Capital and Vertex Ventures Israel.It involves companies from all over the world that are applying artifcial... Read more

Moxy sets its sights on European expansion [Including Construction Report Europe]

2018-03-16 15:01:27 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Moxy Hotels is set to continue growing its portfolio by expanding further into the European market, Marriott International announced recently. This move builds on the brand's rapid growth since its inception in... Read more

Walking the talk: the value of human rights on the Camino de Santiago

2018-03-16 14:29:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Madrid, Spain -- Tourism as an instrument for mutual understanding and sustainable development is at the centre of the international university project "The Value of Human Rights on the Camino de Santiago:... Read more

OTO Development Adds Four Properties to Managed Portfolio

2018-03-16 14:01:43 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

SPARTANBURG SC -- With a proven operations strategy that provides measurable results in revenue, profitability and guest satisfaction, OTO Development is a preferred third-party management company for a variety of... Read more

HPMF announces their new road map through 'UDAAN 2018'

2018-03-16 13:27:13 +0100 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Hospitality Purchasing Managers' Forum (HPMF), a trade association of hotel procurement managers, as part of embarking on a new course in their journey has announced a plan of action under 'Udaan... Read more

Gluten is a natural protein present in wheat flour: Experts

2018-03-16 13:26:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

In the wake of incessant circulation of videos in social media showing presence of plastic in packaged wheat atta by renowned brands in the last few weeks, leading brands in the packaged wheat flour space and expert... Read more

Luxe Collection by L.E. Hotels Welcomes Lotte New York Palace

2018-03-16 13:01:14 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

LOS ANGELES -- Luxe Collection by L.E. Hotels welcomes the iconic Lotte New York Palace as its newest property in its premier collection. The Luxe Collection is a distinctive group of high-end hotel properties with... Read more

Maison Heler Metz to join Curio Collection

2018-03-16 12:58:17 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Metz Mayor Dominique Gros, internationally acclaimed creator Philippe Starck and Hilton unveiled plans for the distinctive, Maison Heler Metz, Curio Collection by Hilton. The 14-story hotel, which will operate under... Read more

Red Roof to Open New Headquarters Location in Support of Company's Continued Profitable Growth

2018-03-16 12:46:17 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Supporting growing demand for the brand, Red Roof, the leader in the Upscale Economy segment, has announced a new, 43,000 sq. ft. headquarters located at 7815 Walton Parkway, New Albany, Ohio, to... Read more

Move Over Baby Boomers, Millennials Embrace Family Travel

2018-03-16 12:42:52 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Led by millennials, some 88 million Americans plan to take family vacations this year. According to the latest research from AAA Travel, 44 percent of millennials are planning a family getaway, more... Read more

Miami Beach Welcomes Travelers and Their Pets with Pet-Friendly Hotels and Perks

2018-03-16 12:38:40 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Tropical beach vacations for pet owners frequently come with the letdown and hassle of having to leave those four-legged friends at home, but not for those visiting Miami Beach. Home to the best... Read more

Infographic: How Chatbots Are Changing the Customer Experience

2018-03-16 10:55:47 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

At least once a week, I load up a hypothetical shopping cart from online retailers like Zara, ASOS, and Sephora, only to decide that I don't want to spend money on clothes or makeup I don't really need. So I... Read more

Breathtaking Tree House Vacation Rentals You Can Actually Afford |

2018-03-16 09:54:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For travelers who prefer the road less traveled, a ground-level bed simply won't do.Instead of planning your next getaway around a specific city destination, turn your trip on its head by instead planning around... Read more

5 Simple Tips for Getting Stellar Hotel Service |

2018-03-16 09:51:11 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The service at that hotel you just stayed at was so-so. Your friend's experience at the same property, on the other hand, was spot on. Why the disparity? It may be more than chance.According to Joshua Bush, a... Read more

IHG Is Buying Regent Hotels And Hong Kong Is Getting Its Regent Hotel Back

2018-03-16 09:48:58 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

This morning's announcement that InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is acquiring a 51% stake in Regent Hotels & Resorts for $39 million in cash on the surface is a microscopic transaction, bringing aboard a mere... Read more

Beauty maven Bobbi Brown is getting into the hotel business |

2018-03-16 09:44:00 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Bobbi Brown is best known for the beauty brand bearing her name. The minimalist, flattering eyeshadows and lipsticks won many busy working women as fans, but Brown sold the company to Estee Lauder in 2016 and has been... Read more

How the Japanese 'love hotel' trend can improve your sex life |

2018-03-16 09:39:34 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Whether you and your significant other are in a room specifically catering to your libido or in a cheap roadside inn, just one night away from home can give your sex life a boost.Imagine an adult playground where you... Read more

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em | By Larry Mogelonsky

2018-03-16 09:01:02 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

One of the hallmarks of the early 21st century that we are currently will be the gradual shift away from a traditional, corporate-based model of capitalism to a crowd-based one. We're seeing this with the rise of... Read more