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The Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter Unveils $13 Million Makeover


2016-09-26 10:57:23 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 26, 2016 -- The historic Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter, situated at the corner of world-famous Canal and Bourbon Streets, has undergone a dramatic transformation following a... Read more


Choice Hotels ramps up UK expansion plans

2016-09-26 10:54:08 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Choice Hotels International is preparing to ramp up its UK expansion plans as part of an aggressive European growth strategy. Read more


In Focus: Zurich | By Nicole Perreten

2016-09-26 10:30:44 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Zürich remains an important finacial centre; however, the global finanical crisis took its toll and the corporate market, especially, has become much more price-sensitive, affecting hotel rates and meeting and... Read more


How Hotels Can Use Urgency Like the OTAs to Drive Bookings

2016-09-26 10:26:40 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Tris Heaword Many people have a natural tendency to procrastinate, choosing to put things off until the very last minute.  But in the world of e-commerce, brands work tirelessly to convince customers that... Read more


Curio – A Collection by Hilton Opens First St. Louis Property In Landmark Union Station

2016-09-26 09:08:35 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Today, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announces that one of the most treasured landmarks in the Gateway City is the latest addition to Curio - A Collection by HiltonTM, a global set of distinctive upscale and luxury hotels... Read more


The Mash Inn Opens this September in Buckinghamshire, UK

2016-09-26 08:59:17 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Buckinghamshire -- This month sees the launch of The Mash Inn, an 18thcentury inn located in the leafy Buckinghamshire village of Radnage, which has been given a new lease of life by restaurateur Nick Mash. Built in... Read more


Jupiter Hotels purchases three hotels under Holiday Inn and Mercure

2016-09-26 08:04:01 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Jupiter Hotels has announced that it has purchased three hotels under its umbrella the Holiday Inn Darlington, Holiday Inn Dumfries, and Mercure Sheffield Parkway off a reported guide price of 12m, as part of a... Read more


A master-class in building a top tourism destination

2016-09-26 08:00:46 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Chairman of the World Travel and Tourism Council, Gerald Lawless, will share his inside knowledge of building Dubai as a destination, as well as one of the world's best-known luxury brands, Jumeirah Group, when... Read more


Mövenpick Hotel City Star Jeddah opens its doors, bringing elegance with a modern twist to Red Sea city

2016-09-26 07:32:49 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts today opened the doors to the Mövenpick Hotel City Star Jeddah, a unique European-style property in one of Saudi Arabia's fastest-growing cities. The 228-room property, which marks the... Read more


At The Berkeley London, Get a Trunk of Vintage Clothing With Your Suite | cntraveler.com

2016-09-26 06:37:57 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Why not take a YSL scarf or an Hermès “Kelly” bag out for the day, free of charge? If raiding Mom’s closet and playing dress up with lipstick, Jackie O.-inspired sunglasses, and multi-strand pearl necklaces in... Read more