Latest Hotel Industry News

Hotel Riu Palace Boavista Opens in Cape Verde

2018-11-13 18:08:29 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

This is the Mallorca-based chain's third establishment on the island of Boa Vista, and its fifth on the Cape Verde archipelago in Africa Read more

NewcrestImage Selected to Manage 163-Room Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport North

2018-11-13 18:08:28 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

NewcrestImage has been awarded a third-party management contract for the 163-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport North, effective immediately.  Responsibilities under the... Read more

The Robin Hood of Algorithms - Why LinkedIn's New Feed Could Be a Game Changer for Marketers - HubSpot

2018-11-13 17:55:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The changes were spurred when the professional networking site discovered that the top 1% of content creators - also known as power users, or perhaps influencers - were receiving the vast majority of engagement with... Read more

Patrick Duda Named Vice President Enterprise Digital Capabilities for Hilton Grand Vacations

2018-11-13 17:44:11 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Most recently, Duda worked in the highly competitive auto and home insurance industry, where he helped advance digital, customer experience and data-oriented capabilities for Erie Insurance, a Fortune 500 company. He... Read more

Message to the Travel Industry: Here Comes the Chinese Tourist 2.0 - Jing Travel

2018-11-13 17:39:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Cashing in on outbound Chinese travelers is a challenge these days. Research in recent years has shown that the appetite for outbound travel is still strong and that people are traveling more frequently. But Chinese... Read more

Swietlana Cahill Named General Manager for Hilton Long Beach

2018-11-13 17:31:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Cahill's extensive hospitality career includes properties in five states, spanning well-known brands and boutique hotels, including The Peabody Memphis in Tennessee. Read more

Work-Life Balance Report - One in Four Working Americans Have Nine+ Days of Vacation Remaining This Year

2018-11-13 17:22:45 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

40 percent report that after events of 2018, they need a trip to relax; Wedding-related travel ranks as top PTO regret Read more

YOTEL Announces Hotel in Porto

2018-11-13 16:51:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Today YOTEL announced plans to operate a new hotel in Porto, due to open in 2019. The hotel will be located on Rua de Gonçalo Cristóvão, in the heart of the traditional centre of Porto, adjacent... Read more

Conrad Washington, DC Hotel to Open February 2019 at CityCenterDC

2018-11-13 16:42:01 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Conrad Washington, DC today announced it is now accepting reservations for guests, meetings and events in anticipation of its opening in February 2019. Read more

Hampton Inn by Hilton Chattanooga East Ridge Opens

2018-11-13 16:26:35 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Vision Hospitality Group, Inc. opened the 88-room Hampton by Hilton located in East Ridge, Tennessee. The hotel is part of the 50-acre Jordan Crossing development that will include over 300,000 square feet of retail,... Read more

87% Of People Are More Likely to Do Business With Travel Websites That Offer Personalized Experiences

2018-11-13 16:08:07 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Website personalization has been proven to improve conversion rates and direct bookings for hotel properties. Rather than having one broad message, personalization tactics allow you to segment site visitors by shared... Read more

Cloud5 Communications Partners with Roxy Speech-Enabled Concierge

2018-11-13 16:02:21 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Cloud5 Communications, hospitality's leading communications technology and services platform, today announced a partnership with Roxy, the speech-enabled device that provides fully customizable in-room hotel... Read more

mi-pad Queenstown Opens Hotel Doors With ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access and VingCard Allure

2018-11-13 15:51:51 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

New Zealand’s first smart hotel integrates digital key functionality into property’s ‘mia’ mobile app for full service personalization with features that include mobile temperature and lighting... Read more

MCR and BLT Close $647.5 Million Portfolio Financing For 53 Hotels

2018-11-13 15:49:05 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

A joint venture of MCR and Building and Land Technology (BLT) has completed a $647.5 million financing across a 5,958-guestroom national portfolio of 53 Marriott and Hilton select service and extended stay hotels... Read more

Hapi Expands Management Team with Appointment of Jonathan Reynolds as Head of Product Strategy

2018-11-13 15:48:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Orlando, FL - November 13, 2018 - Hapi, a transformative new data streaming, integration and enrichment platform designed to solve the hotel industry's rapidly expanding data management challenges, has appointed... Read more

London Hotels Report 13.4 Percent RevPAR for October 2018

2018-11-13 15:37:57 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

London hotel occupancy increased 6.7% to 89.1% in October, preliminary monthly data from STR shows. ADR climbed 6.2% to 160.13 ($206.45) and RevPAR jumped 13.4% to 142.73 ($184.02). Read more

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, has opened a new hotel today in Glasgow’s fashionable Merchant City.

2018-11-13 15:28:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

This is the first time Marriott Moxy will have taken up residency in a UK city centre location. Renowned amongst budget savvy travellers, guests will sure to be impressed with each of the 181 bedrooms, boasting a... Read more

Conrad Washington, DC Set To Open February 2019 At Citycenterdc, Bringing New Standard Of Modern Luxury

2018-11-13 15:19:28 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Conrad Washington, DC today announced it is now accepting reservations for guests, meetings and events in anticipation of its opening in February 2019. The 360-room hotel, situated at the corner of New York Avenue and... Read more

Auro Hotels Partners with ProfitSword to Maximize Data Management Efficiency and Forecasting Abilities

2018-11-13 15:13:07 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Greenville, S.C. - November 13, 2018 -ProfitSword, hospitality's premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, has announced the implementation of its ProfitSage operational and... Read more

DataArt: Top 5 Travel And Hospitality Tech Trends For 2019

2018-11-13 15:08:40 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DataArt has predicted the top 5 travel and hospitality tech trends for 2019.DataArt is a global technology consultancy that designs, develops and supports software solutions. Its teams create new products and updates... Read more