Latest Hotel Industry News

Recently Renovated enVision Hotel St. Paul South Joins Choice Hotels’ Ascend Hotel Collection

2016-10-25 13:42:26 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 25, 2016 -- Today, the Ascend Hotel Collection from Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's leading hotel companies, welcomed enVision Hotel St. Paul South in... Read more

M&R Hotel Management Opens 226-Room Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Manhattan Central Park

2016-10-25 13:34:31 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

NEW YORK – October 25, 2016 – The 226-room Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Manhattan Central Park, which opened this month at 538 W. 58th St., features popular complimentary amenities including full... Read more

DiamondRock Hospitality Completes Final Phase of Historic Lexington New York City’s $50 Million Renovation

2016-10-25 13:22:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

NEW YORK – September 25, 2016 – The historic Lexington New York City, a 725-room Autograph Collection hotel located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, recently unveiled the final phase of its three-year,... Read more

The Omni Homestead Resort Appoints Severin Nunn as Executive Chef

2016-10-25 13:11:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

(HOT SPRINGS, Va.) October 25, 2016 -  The Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Va., has announced Chef Severin Nunn as executive chef. The appointment comes during the 250th Anniversary year for the historic... Read more

Loews Vanderbilt Hotel Names Brandon Fortune as Executive Chef

2016-10-25 13:05:49 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 25, 2016) – Loews Vanderbilt Hotel announces the appointment of Brandon Fortune as Executive Chef. A seasoned professional, Fortune brings over a decade of experience that spans both... Read more

Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside Welcomes Stephanie Happ as New Director of Sales & Marketing

2016-10-25 12:59:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2016 -- The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephanie Happ to Director of Sales & Marketing at the property, effective immediately. With a decade... Read more

Hotels invest in branding for the senses

2016-10-25 12:54:29 +0200 | Source: HotelManagement

Hospitality and retail companies are fascinated with every form of branding, down to their desire to appeal to every one of their customers’ senses. Read more

Dual-branded Marriott coming to Arlington, Texas

2016-10-25 12:54:26 +0200 | Source: HotelManagement

The combined SpringHill Suites & TownePlace Suites will begin construction in December with a projected completion for summer of 2018. Read more

Check out Best Western's new website

2016-10-25 12:54:23 +0200 | Source: HotelManagement

The reimagined site incorporates visual, interactive elements and responsively adapts to the screen size of the device a customer is using. Read more

Singapore developer plans two new hotels for Hobart, Tasmania

2016-10-25 12:54:21 +0200 | Source: HotelManagement

With three hotels now in the pipeline, the Fragrance Group’s proposed investment in Hobart looks poised to reach more than $250 million. Read more

Waterford Hotel Group Appoints Prentim Iljazi to General Manager of Courtyard by Marriott, Stuart

2016-10-25 12:54:12 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Waterford, CT (October 25, 2016) – Waterford Hotel Group, Inc. has announced the appointment of Prentim (Pete) Iljazi to General Manager of the 120-room Courtyard by Marriott in Stuart, Florida. Waterford Hotel... Read more

Harnessing the Power and Prejudice of Glassdoor

2016-10-25 12:47:11 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Andrew Hazelton Everyone is a chatty customer in the world of social media. It's no surprise therefore that brands are no longer created or its perceptions managed by marketers, but rather by consumers. And... Read more

AHLEI Partners with Slatin Media Group to Offer Disability-Focused Service Training

2016-10-25 12:38:03 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Orlando, Florida, October 2016—The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) has debuted a new online learning program, Elements of Service: Serving Guests with Disabilities, designed to train... Read more

Palm Beach County Hotel & Lodging Association Awards Hilton West Palm Beach and General Manager John Parkinson with Hotel of the Year

2016-10-25 12:03:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

The Association’s Annual Hotel Day was held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Hilton Palm Beach Airport, consisting of a Job Fair, Allied Members Reception & Trade Show, and culminating with the... Read more

Extended Stay America Names Jim Alderman as Executive Vice President and Chief Asset Merchant

2016-10-25 11:57:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--October 25, 2016--Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) (Extended Stay America) announced today that Jim Alderman will be appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Asset Merchant of Extended Stay... Read more

Hotel Equities Selected to Manage Hampton Inn by Hilton in Gainesville, Georgia

2016-10-25 11:45:54 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ATLANTA–October 25, 2016– Atlanta-based Hotel Equities recently announced its selection as the management firm for the Hampton Inn by Hilton in Gainesville, Georgia.    H&R Hotels, Inc., owner of... Read more

Luxury Hotel Sales and Marketing Veteran Introduces JAR ADVISORS, LLC

2016-10-25 11:18:54 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, JAR Advisors, LLC works collaboratively with luxury brands in the hospitality space and beyond to drive financial performance and enhance value for owners. From helping companies... Read more

Extended Stay America Reports Q3 2016 Net Income of $57.1 million, Down from $58.2 million; RevPAR Up 7.5% for the Quarter

2016-10-25 11:12:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

October 2016--CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Extended Stay America, Inc. and ESH Hospitality, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) (together, the “Company”) today announced consolidated results for the quarter ended September 30,... Read more

Small Screens, Big Opportunities for Travel Brands in 2017

2016-10-25 11:10:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Why It's Time to Get Serious About Mobile to Connect, Collaborate and Enhance the Travel Journey   Click to view entire infographic. By Lisa Isrealovitch Mobile has weaved itself into almost everything we... Read more