Latest Hotel Industry News


UNWTO strengthens its relationship with the European Union

2016-12-20 04:23:13 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

During a recent visit to Brussels, Belgium, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Taleb Rifai, has discussed how to reinforce the collaboration of the Organization with the European Union... Read more


New Hampton Inn by Hilton opens in Oxford, Maine

2016-12-20 04:20:46 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers around the world, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton... Read more


Three Game-Changing Hospitality Trends for 2017 | By Tammy Farley

2016-12-20 04:18:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

There is an old adage that says, "The only constant is change." Although attributed to Heraclitus, a Greek philosopher who lived around 500 B.C., apparently that statement is as true now as it has ever been... Read more


New York Welcomes New Hampton Inn by Hilton to New Paltz

2016-12-20 04:18:08 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers around the world, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton... Read more


Cobblestone Hotels Breaks Ground On First Louisiana Location

2016-12-19 10:50:11 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Cobblestone Hotels, LLC®, a leading upper-midscale hotel brand, broke ground today on the Cobblestone Inn & Suites®, in Vinton, LA, the first in the state. "I wanted to help do something for a town that helped... Read more


Shelborne South Beach To Reclaim Stake On Collins Avenue

2016-12-19 10:13:02 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Menin Hospitality has entered into an agreement to manage Shelborne South Beach, one of Miami Beach's most iconic landmarks. The hotel was originally constructed in 1940 and recently underwent a dynamic... Read more


Choice Hotels International Expands Portfolio in Greece

2016-12-19 10:05:04 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced today it has signed a multi-unit development agreement with GVK Enterprises, a hospitality management and development firm, to introduce and establish a hotel... Read more


The Crane Resort taps into the power of guest storytelling to boost their bottom line with Flip.to

2016-12-19 09:52:20 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Flip.to, the advocacy platform that helps hotels reach, inspire and convert travelers has helped amplify the marketing efforts of The Crane Resort. Just five short months since launch, the century-old Barbadian... Read more


Travel Agent 2020 | By Greg Abbott

2016-12-19 09:44:27 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The concept of "travel agent 2020" is on everyone's mind today. It's tempting to be skeptical of all the predictions regarding the future of travel agents, but we can't deny that the digital... Read more


An Insider’s Irreverent Guide to Travel in 2017 | By Alan Young

2016-12-19 09:43:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

It's been a heck of a year, hasn't it? Most of us are ready to say a big Sayonara! to the hangover that 2016 has become. But really, on the whole, the travel industry had a pretty solid year. While next... Read more