Latest Hotel Industry News


UK's regional hotel market to experience further growth

2016-10-17 11:00:50 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The UK's regional hotel market is predicted to grow considerably over the next two years, according to research by JLL, as new developments in cities outside London attract a growing number of corporate and... Read more


Bedrooms to Showrooms: Blurring the Boundaries Between Hotels and Retail

2016-10-17 10:46:37 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Kelsey Burgess Ever stayed in a hotel room where the mattress is so comfortable you wished you could take it home? It’s a concept that retailer West Elm is exploring with its new chain of boutique hotels... Read more


Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts opens hotel in Marrakech

2016-10-17 10:18:55 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Morocco welcomes the arrival of a significant new hotel with the opening of Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech, following a US$100 million redevelopment, invested by ALAJIAL Assets company, a subsidiary of... Read more


Abu Dhabi Hotels Report 6.7 Percent Occupancy Drop for September 2016

2016-10-17 09:59:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

STR analysts attribute the markets overall performance declines to supply growth substantially outpacing demand. Read more



New Castle Hotels & Resort and Southwest Properties Break Ground on first Marriotts in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

2016-10-17 09:59:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Officials of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading hotel owner, operator and developer, along with Southwest Properties of Halifax, Nova Scotia and JLK Global Fund International broke ground on a 178-key Courtyard... Read more


Playing Possum and Penguin: A Hotelier’s Guide to Navigating Google’s Recent Algorithm Updates

2016-10-17 09:54:17 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The realm of organic search saw a very busy September marked by not just one, but two Google algorithm updates. Read more


Smaller Rooms for the Younger Guest

2016-10-17 09:28:15 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

by Ryan Sikorski As other industries and employers target millennials by attending to their preferences, the lodging industry is no different. In an attempt to attract younger guests, new hotel franchises are... Read more



The Steps You Have to Take Now to Prepare for the End of the Hotel Growth Cycle | By Babs S. Harrison

2016-10-17 08:23:17 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Expert opinion is coming together: many now point to mid-2017 as the end of the current boom cycle in the hotel and resort business and, no, few experts anticipate anything like a crash or the mayhem of the recent... Read more


Karl Lagerfeld to create international hospitality brand

2016-10-17 08:20:47 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has announced plans to expand his global business into hospitality with the creation of brand Karl Lagerfeld Hotels & Resorts. Read more


Ginger launches a new hotel in Vapi

2016-10-17 08:00:26 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Ginger Hotels, the hotel chain from the house of TATA's continues its growth in new markets with the opening of Ginger Vapi. Read more