Latest Hotel Industry News

Paramount Hotel Group Opens New Tru by Hilton in Middletown, New York

2019-07-15 23:29:31 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Paramount Hotel Group, a full-service third-party hotel management company, announced today the grand opening of the new Tru by Hilton in Middletown, New York. Dunning Hospitality owns the property. The announcement... Read more

Marriott, Choice Hotels Won't Let ICE Use Properties As Detention Facilities

2019-07-15 23:16:40 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A successful petition by activists to get hotel chains Marriott and Choice hotels to not allow ICE to house immigrants there may lead to more families being separated, according to immigration officials. Before the... Read more

Topgolf Swing Suite Now Open at The Inn at Sea Island

2019-07-15 23:03:06 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Inn at Sea Island announces the opening of the Topgolf Swing Suite, the first location in the area to offer this popular entertainment experience to the public as well as to Inn guests. Located on St. Simons... Read more

Hard Rock Hotels takes wellness tourism to new heights in Swiss Alps

2019-07-15 22:55:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The first of its kind, the three-day Rock Om® Retreat is a twist on the typical yoga retreat with immersive programming and music-infused yoga practice, set against the backdrop of the captivating sunlit... Read more

Hometown CEOs to Take Center Stage at GBTA Convention 2019

2019-07-15 22:45:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today unveiled its first Center Stage panel for GBTA Convention 2019, held August 3-7 in Chicago. The session is made... Read more

Hilton Opens New Dual-Brand Property in Tampa Downtown Channel District

2019-07-15 22:41:16 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District and Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District, bringing a total of 213 new... Read more

The Christopher Unveils Three New Villas

2019-07-15 22:35:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Just in time for the Caribbean high season, The Christopher will open its three new four-bedroom villas in December 2019. With the addition of these spacious retreats, the 42-room hotel concludes a tiered renovation... Read more

Resort Fee Litigation Advisory Group: Attorney General for DC sues Marriott International over hotel “Resort Fees”

2019-07-15 22:25:33 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hotel Lawyer: We hate to say "we told you so" on Resort Fee litigation We have been watching the Resort Fee issue for several years. We have advised clients on litigation, compliance and risk mitigation... Read more

PM Hotel Group Expands Portfolio with the Addition of Hyatt Hotels Brand

2019-07-15 18:28:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PM Hotel Group, one of the nation's leading hotel management companies, is proud to announce that they have broadened their portfolio of managed brands to include Hyatt Hotels Corporation. PM Hotel Group has been... Read more

The New InterContinental San Diego Implements InvoTech Uniform System to Significantly Improve Operational Efficiencies

2019-07-15 18:00:23 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

InvoTech Systems Inc. announced the recent installation of its Uniform System at the new InterContinental San Diego. InvoTech Systems is the leading provider of advanced Linen Management, Laundry and Uniform Systems... Read more

Wave of Change as Sheraton’s New Logo Appears on Hotels Worldwide

2019-07-15 16:31:49 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International, Inc. [NASDAQ: MAR] today announced its continued brand transformation efforts of its most global brand, Sheraton Hotels, as it reveals Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks as the first property in... Read more

Access Point Financial Appoints New Senior Leadership Team to Accelerate Corporate Growth and Program Expansion

2019-07-15 16:15:11 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

ATLANTA - Access Point Financial, LLC (APF), a leading direct lender and specialty finance company focused exclusively on the hospitality industry, today announced two key appointments to its senior leadership team,... Read more

LXR Hotels & Resorts to Launch in the Americas with Zemi Beach House Hotel & Spa in Anguilla

2019-07-15 15:44:26 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

LXR Hotels & Resorts, Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) luxury collection brand which officially launched in December 2018, announces its debut in the Americas and Hilton's first property in Anguilla with Zemi Beach... Read more

Marriott International Invites Guests and Associates Worldwide to Take the Wellbeing Challenge: Download and Play TakeCare Level30TM

2019-07-15 15:28:58 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International announced today the launch of TakeCare Level30, a custom app-based wellbeing challenge available for guests and associates around the world. Available for free download on the Apple App store... Read more

Horwath HTL Industry Report: Andorra

2019-07-15 14:55:36 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

With just 468 km2 of surface, Andorra is a small tourist paradise that offers an infinity of activities to its visitors, both in winter to enjoy its ski resorts, and in summer to enjoy all its hiking and nature... Read more

Marriott CEO Just Made Some Stunning Statements About the Hotel Fees Customers Loathe (You Won't Like This)

2019-07-15 14:49:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. May I apologize in advance? I'm going to return one more time to the subject of hotel fees because, oh,... Read more

Hilton CEO: On Track to Open Most Luxury Hotels in Company History

2019-07-15 12:38:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) President and CEO Chris Nassetta today announced the company is on track to open more luxury properties in 2019 than in any previous year of its 100-year history, with seven hotels expected to open... Read more

Historic Hotel Re-Opens on Catalina Island - August 2019

2019-07-15 12:26:53 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

2019 has been an exciting year for Catalina Island, as it celebrates the 100th anniversary of William Wrigley Jr.'s investment in the island, and this summer brings even more big news - the historic Hotel... Read more

Life House Secures $100M in Real Estate Equity Capital for Continued Expansion

2019-07-15 11:35:56 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Life House, the vertically-integrated hotel company with a growing collection of lifestyle boutique hotels, has secured $100M in equity commitments (approximately $250-300M in total asset value) from Boston-based... Read more

Swiss-Belhotel International Launches Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan, its Second Hotel in Sumatra's Largest City

2019-07-15 11:32:10 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has launched Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan, an impressive new midscale hotel in the capital of North Sumatra, Indonesia. The property has been... Read more