Latest Hotel Industry News

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



Owned by M&T LLC, 126-Room Aloft Louisville East Opens in Kentucky

2017-01-17 13:03:40 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md., January 17, 2017 – Marriott International, Inc.® (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening of Aloft Louisville East, the brand’s second Aloft in Louisville. Owned by M&T, LLC and... Read more



Casa de Campo Resort & Villas Appoints Jason Kycek as New Vice President of Sales & Marketing

2017-01-17 12:41:18 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

LA ROMANA, D.R. (January 17, 2017) - In a move aimed at driving focus to brand excellence and furthering the reach of Casa de Campo Resort & Villas internationally, Jason Kycek has recently been appointed as... Read more


Bayside Land Partners to Develop $1 Billion Master-Planned Development in the Lake Ray Hubbard Area of Rowlett, Texas

2017-01-17 12:32:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Mixed-Use Project to Include 700-Room Hotel and First Crystal Lagoon in Texas ROWLETT, TX – Jan. 9, 2017) Lifescapes International, a Newport Beach-based landscape architectural firm, has been selected to... Read more


IHG Appoints Mike Robinson General Manager for Amsterdam’s Kimpton De Witt Opening Spring 2017

2017-01-17 12:30:58 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, welcomes Mike Robinson as General Manager of the upcoming Kimpton De Witt, set to open in Spring 2017 as the first Kimpton Hotel &... Read more



Minor Hotels to Develop Anantara Zanzibar Resort in Mixed-Use Community of Zanzibar Amber Resort

2017-01-17 12:14:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Bangkok, January 17, 2017:  Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, a leading operator and developer of luxury hotels, resorts and spas, has announced the development of Anantara Zanzibar Resort, expected to open in... Read more




Personal Connection is Paramount for Booking.com’s 2016 Guest Review Awards

2017-01-17 11:32:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Apartments and other vacation rental properties lead the perfect-10 pack as 70% of travellers say they have the best time when they can make themselves at home* AMSTERDAM – 17 JANUARY 2017 – Today... Read more


Independent hotel brand implements mobile key

2017-01-17 11:32:03 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The OpenKey app enables Preferred Hotels & Resorts owners to control guestroom access remotely and allows guests the ability to use their smartphone for… Read more


G6 Hospitality implements new payment solution across brands

2017-01-17 11:31:58 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

FreedomPay’s commerce platform offers a layered of payment security approach, including point-to-point encryption with EMV and tokenization capabilities. Read more


New GM joins Marriott Marquis San Diego

2017-01-17 11:31:56 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

For the past three years, Tim Herrmann served as the GM at the Santa Clara Marriott, and he has more than three decades of experience in hospitality. Read more


Kansas' next Best Western Plus in the works

2017-01-17 11:31:54 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Construction on the four-story hotel is scheduled to start summer 2017, and the property is expected to open early summer 2018 with approximately 120 rooms and… Read more


Florida's Yankee Clipper reopens as ship-shaped B Ocean Resort

2017-01-17 11:31:52 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

As part of the refurbishment, the resort also introduced a two-story penthouse. Read more