Latest Hotel Industry News

Starwood's Tribute Portfolio Adds Seven Hotels & Resorts

2016-09-21 09:36:41 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Tribute Portfolio, a collection of high-end independent hotels and resorts from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced robust expansion plans for the brand through seven new signings,... Read more


STR: US hotel performance for August 2016

2016-09-21 09:16:37 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry recorded mostly positive results in the three key performance metrics during August 2016, according to data from STR.Compared with August 2015, the U.S. hotel industry's occupancy was... Read more


ADARA Launches Site Impact, an Analytics Solution Enabling Destination Marketers to Measure Website Influence on Travel Purchase Behavior

2016-09-21 09:15:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ADARA’s Site Impact helps Bloomington, Minnesota, CVB quantify the value of its online marketing investments MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, September 21, 2016 – ADARA, the travel industry’s leading data... Read more



12 Reasons Travel and Hospitality Brands Should Boost Their B2B Content Marketing in 2017 [INFOGRAPHIC] | By Alan Young

2016-09-21 09:03:45 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

It's hard to believe that summer is just about over and we are entering the homestretch of 2016 --and planning time for 2017. I am sure you already see the paradigm shift in the travel and hospitality technology... Read more


From San Diego to Singapore, Tribute Portfolio Achieves Significant Growth with Addition of Seven Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

2016-09-21 08:44:22 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Tribute Portfolio, a collection of high-end independent hotels and resorts from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced robust expansion plans for the brand through seven new signings,... Read more


SHR Developer of WindsurferCRS™ Secures Growth Capital to Support Expansion

2016-09-21 08:31:19 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

HOUSTON, TX September 21, 2016—SHR, developer of the WindsurferCRS™ hotel reservation and distribution platform, today announced it has secured $20MM in growth capital to support its expansion in the U.S.... Read more


New two-way interface between hetras and BookingSuite makes setting the right room rate easy

2016-09-21 07:41:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Calculating the right room rate is an integral part of a successful revenue management strategy. Now, an exciting partnership between hetras and BookingSuite, a new unit of Booking.com dedicated to empowering... Read more


Royal Tulip Achrafieh opens its doors in Beirut

2016-09-21 06:29:43 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

On the 1st of September, Royal Tulip Achrafieh, part of the Louvre Hotels Group, opened its doors to welcome its first guests. Beirut's newest luxury boutique hotel is the first five-star hotel in Lebanon under... Read more


IHG signs Holiday Inn Dubai Science Park

2016-09-21 04:46:04 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world's leading hotel companies, announced today the signing of Holiday Inn® Dubai Science Park. The newly built hotel will operate under a management agreement... Read more


Hilton Debuts First Full-Service Residences In China

2016-09-21 04:39:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences, marking the debut of its full-service residences concept in China. Owned by Luneng Group Shandong Luneng Genfu Development Co,... Read more


Six Senses launches new enhanced sleep standard

2016-09-21 02:19:01 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

The Sleep with Six Senses program starts with an online questionnaire that allows a dedicated Sleep Ambassador to prepare in advance of the guest arrival. Read more


Zengo Dubai reopens with new menu & chef

2016-09-21 02:12:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Appointments

Xiameng Liu has joined the team as chef de cuisine Read more


Opening date confirmed for Roberto's Abu Dhabi

2016-09-21 01:56:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Middle East - Appointments

Former Bice Mare boss Francesco Guarracino heads up the new Italian kitchen in the capital Read more


Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast to open in Q3 2017

2016-09-21 01:12:44 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

The 365-room hotel will be part of Malaysia’s highly anticipated integrated destination resort, Desaru Coast, encompassing entertainment, restaurants, shopping, a waterpark and 45-holes of golf, among other leisure... Read more


Is the customer always right?

2016-09-21 01:01:10 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Yes, you can, and should at times, "fire" customers, but pick your battles carefully. Read more


New UK hotel brand, Principal, launching from Starwood Capital

2016-09-21 00:24:37 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Principal is a collection of city-centre hotels based in landmark buildings in exceptional locations across the United Kingdom. Read more


Caroline Dyal named Vice President, Operations for Pivot Hotels & Resorts

2016-09-20 23:58:08 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Dyal has held senior leadership roles in some of the most high profile and cutting edge lifestyle hospitality companies over the last decade including Viceroy Hotel Group, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, sbe and... Read more


Marc Sittl named General Manager of Mövenpick Siam Hotel Pattaya

2016-09-20 23:48:06 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Marc Sittl joins Mövenpick from Lebua at State Tower and Tower Club at Lebua in Bangkok, where he was General Manager for two years. Read more


Ahmet Antepli appointed General Manager of Dusit Hotel & Suites Doha

2016-09-20 23:39:41 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

Most recently, Antepli was General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Dhahran Hotel, Al Khobar in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read more


Hotel hotel booking platform ‘One Night’ showcases experience over price

2016-09-20 23:18:36 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

One Night provides spontaneous, same-night reservations, at the lowest available rates, for a carefully curated group of hotels in New York and Los Angeles. Read more