Latest Hotel Industry News

How a smart D.C. is smart on sustainability

2016-09-02 01:09:23 +0200 | Source: E Hospitality Times

I frequently point to the many smart programs that my hometown of Washington, D.C., is using to achieve one of the highest degrees of sustainability in the country. Aside from paralyzing traffic and a broken metro... Read more

London’s Hotel Xenia Joins Autograph Collection

2016-09-01 10:56:47 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Autograph Collection, Marriott International's exclusive portfolio of one-of-a kind independent hotels, has welcomed a new boutique property to its collection. Hotel Xenia will be Autograph Collection's third hotel... Read more

TOURISM TIDBITS - September 2016: Applying Statistics to Tourism, Y= wifi = w1f1 + w2f2 + w3f3 + w4f4 | By Peter Tarlow

2016-09-01 10:25:44 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

There are few people who can say that they enjoyed their college statistics course. Most of us tended to see statistics courses as an exercise in making simple hard and the obvious obtuse. Yet despite the many... Read more

The Slowdown Goes On | By Joel Ross

2016-09-01 10:10:23 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

As the weeks move on, occupancy continues to be negative as it has for most of the year. Recent numbers show a decline of 1.5%, and revenue per available room continues well below the levels projected by all the... Read more

Hilton Worldwide's First Hotel in South Island City Opens

2016-09-01 09:10:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announces the opening of Chateau on the Park - Christchurch, a DoubleTree by Hilton. Formerly Chateau on the Park, this Christchurch icon is adjacent to Hagley Park, within walking distance... Read more

HotStats European Chain Hotels Market Review – July 2016

2016-09-01 08:54:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Whilst total revenue levels at Berlin hotels fell by 8.3% this month, creeping costs in the German capital contributed to an 18.8% year-on-year drop in profit, according to the latest data from HotStats. Despite a... Read more

Freitag’s 5: July occupancy drops, demand sets record |

2016-09-01 08:45:41 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

July's occupancy decline was the sharpest of 2016 so far, but July was also the highest room demand month ever. Here are five things you need to know about how the U.S. hotel industry performed in July, courtesy of... Read more

Shangri-La Invites Everyone To The Table With Launch Of Unparalleled Global Restaurant And Bar Loyalty Programme

2016-09-01 07:45:34 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts announced the launch of The Table by Golden Circle, a new food and beverage loyalty programme that offers unparalleled benefits to members who dine at Shangri-La properties both on the... Read more

M3 Unleashes Budget & Forecasting for Hoteliers

2016-09-01 07:28:22 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

M3 Accounting + Analytics has experienced exponential growth over the past five years, but that has not stopped the Gainesville, Georgia based company from being attuned to their customers needs. Through the... Read more

8 Essentials Every GM Needs to Know About Digital Marketing Today

2016-09-01 07:20:30 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Of the most pressing issues facing hotel marketers, internal stakeholder communication and education about digital marketing continues to be often overlooked and neglected. Especially with budget season moving into... Read more

Donald Trump to open his 10th hotel in Washington, DC

2016-09-01 07:15:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

An historic monument with a central tower 93 meters high, on Pennsylvania Avenue between the White House and Capitol Hill, the building has been occupied by many federal administrations since 1934, the year it was... Read more

Hotel Equities Selected to Operate Marriott Hotel in Alamogordo, NM

2016-09-01 07:01:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Atlanta-based Hotel Equities recently announced its selection as the management firm for the newly- renovated Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Alamogordo, New Mexico. Conveniently located next to 2,900 square... Read more

Intra-regional travel – the top vacation choice for MENA residents during Eid Al Fitr 2016, reveals trivago

2016-09-01 04:14:14 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Residents in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region preferred to celebrate Eid Al Fitr closer to home this year, confirms data released by trivago, the world's largest hotel search that compares rates from... Read more

Radisson Blu Turns Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

2016-09-01 03:57:16 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Radisson Blu, one of the world's leading brands with nearly 300 hotels in operation in 69 countries and territories, today announced the "LOVE BLU, BE PINK!" campaign where one room in each participating hotel... Read more

Robert Parker Collection seamlessly manages 6 properties with Guestline solutions

2016-09-01 03:54:05 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Robert Parker Collection, a group of six luxury hotels, have opted for Guestline's superior cloud hosted solutions in order to improve customer service, centralise operations and drive revenue across the group. Read more

Homewood Suites by Hilton Debuts New Hotel in Fort Worth Area

2016-09-01 03:48:19 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Homewood Suites by Hilton, part ofHilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Trophy Club Fort Worth North. Offering 110 new... Read more

Marriott International Opens Hangzhou Marriott Hotel Qianjiang in China

2016-09-01 03:44:27 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) continues to expand its development in China with the recent opening of Hangzhou Marriott Hotel Qianjiang, under the flagship Marriott Hotels brand in Qianjiang New Town CBD,... Read more

HotStats UK Chain Hotels Market Review – July 2016

2016-09-01 03:41:36 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Profit Growth Continues Apace at Eastern Region Hotels Year-on-year profit per room at Eastern region hotels increased by 5.5% this month, contributing to the 3.3% increase for year-to-date 2016 and the increase of... Read more