Latest Hotel Industry News

The ‘staycation’ is on the rise – are you capitalising on the new trend? | By Sarah Came

2016-08-29 05:18:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For many travellers, volatile exchange rates, changing visa regulations and political instability have contributed to a certain reluctance to travel abroad. However, this has not diminished their wanderlust, and has... Read more

Duetto GameChanger Empowers Hotels, Casinos With Personalized Loyalty Pricing

2016-08-29 05:16:30 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Most major hotel brands have invested heavily in their loyalty programs to grow their revenues and fight off online travel agencies, but if their perks and static discounts are similar to those of every other brand,... Read more

ALICE Concierge Delivers a Customized Solution at NYC’s Dream Downtown, Quickly Helping the Concierge Team Take Guest Satisfaction to New Heights

2016-08-29 05:14:48 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

In just a few months since adopting the new ALICE Concierge tool, guest services at Manhattan's 314-room Dream Downtown is better able to track guest requests, respond to them quickly using a single online platform,... Read more

The importance of employee engagement: transforming the strategy for a new era | By Kelly A. McGuire

2016-08-29 05:10:13 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

CHR Insights features industry analysis and commentary from Kelly A. McGuire, MMH '01, PhD '07, who is a CHR fellow and vice president, advanced analytics, for Wyndham Destination Network. Previously the leader of... Read more

onefinestay to launch in Miami

2016-08-26 12:26:51 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

New York--onefinestay (, the hospitality pioneer that offers guests the finest homes with boutique, personal service, today announced plans to open doors in Miami. The launch will mark the... Read more

Understanding Millennial and Baby Boomer Travelers: Seven things you didn’t know and how to cater to both demographics | By Larry Mogelonsky

2016-08-26 11:51:01 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Rarely a day will go by where the phrase 'millennial traveler' is not mentioned in some sort of industry bulletin. Being a baby boomer myself, it makes me smile every time a headline proclaims that radical changes to... Read more

Groundbreaking of Dream Hotel in Downtown Nashville’s Printers Alley

2016-08-26 11:47:05 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Developed by 4PANT, LLC, in partnership with Dream Hotel Group, Dream Nashville will be a driving force in the ongoing restoration and revitalization of downtown Nashville. Located in Printers Alley at Fourth Avenue... Read more

Ghm Enters Mid-tier Segment With New Joint Venture Partnership

2016-08-26 11:46:42 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

GHM has partnered with van de Bunt Partners in a milestone agreement to launch Tin Hotels, a mid-market brand of accommodations set to revolutionalise the concept of lifestyle travel. The move into the mid-tier... Read more

A New Crop of Concierges Emerges at Westin Hotels & Resorts

2016-08-26 11:02:21 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

NEW YORK--Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced the expansion of its renowned concierge program in North America, underscoring the growing global demand... Read more

July: France's hotel industry continues its course... |

2016-08-26 10:48:35 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

This July 2016, France's hospitality industry continued to follow the trend established since the beginning of the year, producing highly contrasting - and even opposing - results depending on region and range. While... Read more