Latest Hotel Industry News

Marriott International To Expand Its All-Inclusive Portfolio To Jamaica And Curacao

2019-11-14 14:59:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced it has signed contracts with hotel developers to open two all-inclusive, oceanfront resorts in the Caribbean - an 800-room Marriott Hotel in Jamaica and a... Read more

STR: Canada Hotel Results For Week Ending 9 November

2019-11-14 14:51:18 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee — The Canadian hotel industry recorded mostly negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 3-9 November 2019, according to data from STR. In... Read more

STR: US Hotel Results For Week Ending 9 November

2019-11-14 14:49:34 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee — The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 3-9 November 2019, according to data from STR. In comparison with... Read more

STR: U.S. Hotel Construction Up 5.5% In October

2019-11-14 14:43:13 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

HENDERSONVILLE — STR's hotel pipeline data for the U.S. showed 1,563 projects accounting for 205,299 rooms in construction as of October 2019. This represented a 5.5% year-over-year increase in the number of rooms... Read more

Audubon-Valley Forge Welcomes Newest Tru by Hilton Location

2019-11-14 12:28:19 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) innovative hotel brand, Tru by Hilton, today announced the opening of its latest property, Tru by Hilton Audubon Valley Forge. The 121-room hotel, located at 825 Forge Avenue, is owned by... Read more

Discover the all new Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

2019-11-14 12:03:24 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Radisson Hotel Group is pursuing a strategy of repositioning and rebranding in Switzerland. Following hot on the heels of Radisson Hotel, Zurich Airport in Rümlang, it's now the turn of Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel to... Read more

Louvre Hotels Group Raises The Curtain On A Redesigned Room For Its Upscale Golden Tulip Brand

2019-11-14 11:29:44 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

After reinventing the client experience at its international Golden Tulip brand in 2016, Louvre Hotels Group now launches the new room, pursuing its endeavors to meet the needs of clients, investors and operational... Read more

Investing in the Guest Experience

2019-11-14 11:24:27 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Many will recall the 2017 brand crisis, which cost United Airlines $1.4 billion in value practically overnight after a passenger incident where injured while being forcibly removed from a fully boarded, sold-out... Read more

Hotella Nutella: A First-Of-Its-Kind Weekend Getaway Breakfast Experience Unveiled To Nutella Fans

2019-11-14 10:51:28 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PARSIPPANY, N.J. - Hotella Nutella, a first-of-its-kind, weekend getaway experience dedicated to the beloved spread, is set to open January 2020. Inspired by Nutella®, The Original Hazelnut Spread®, the exclusive... Read more

Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty Launches Two Bedroom Luxury Houseboat

2019-11-14 10:31:26 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty launches the first-ever two-bedroom luxury houseboat 'Nattika'. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Vembanad Lake and engage in fishing, kayaking and other interactive island experiences.... Read more

Six Senses Zil Pasyon Introduces the Private Four-Bedroom Residence

2019-11-14 10:10:48 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Six Senses Zil Pasyon adds a new four-bedroom residence to its guest accommodations. Covering a total area of 15,242 square feet (1,416 square meters), this jewel is quite disconnected and perched on one of the... Read more

Ginger Signs A New Hotel In Varanasi

2019-11-14 10:02:04 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Ginger is delighted to announce the signing of a new hotel in the holy city of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. The hotel is centrally located near the railway station. It will have 65 rooms, an all-day dining restaurant, a... Read more

Meliá Hotels International Among The 10 Leading Companies In Spain For Digital Transformation

2019-11-14 09:56:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Digitalisation provides development opportunities for the travel industry and drives the creation of new business models and new added-value products and services for customers while also strengthening travel... Read more

Energy Observer, The World's Leading Hydrogen Vessel And Accor Partner, Is Back In Saint-Malo

2019-11-14 09:48:52 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Energy Observer, the world's leading hydrogen vessel and Accor partner, is back in Saint-Malo (France) after 16 stops in 11 Northern European countries. Through this long journey, 1 mission: to sail without... Read more

STR: Europe hotel construction up 44.3% in October

2019-11-14 09:31:59 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

LONDON - STR's hotel pipeline data for Europe showed 1,620 projects accounting for 205,383 rooms in construction as of October 2019. This represented a 44.3% year-over-year increase in the number of rooms in the... Read more

Tech Savvy Trends You Can Implement to Impress Your Guests for Your Next Meeting or Event

2019-11-14 09:14:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hollywood, Fla. - 2020 is quickly approaching, and with that comes a new surge of technological advancements and ever-evolving trends to better improve the quality of meetings and events, whether big or small. With... Read more

Hampton by Hilton Announces New Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche

2019-11-14 09:09:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hampton by Hilton, Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) leading upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing high-quality accommodations, unmatched guest service and value-added amenities, today announced the... Read more

Research Shows Reducing Friction Matters; Expedia Group Prioritizes for Travelers and Partners

2019-11-14 08:55:22 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

LAS VEGAS - Technology can improve travel experiences by reducing pain points and stressors along the journey. Today, Expedia Group and business strategy Firm Magid released the Online Travel Friction Index1, finding... Read more