Latest Hotel Industry News

Hilton Named to 2019 Fortune Magazine Great Place to Work in Texas List

2019-03-20 08:55:09 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DALLAS - Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine have named Hilton as one of the Best Workplaces in Texas. Hilton has come in at #2 - the highest rated hospitality company on the list that recognizes metrics such as... Read more

Coast Canmore Hotel & Conference Centre Upgrades With OpenKeyAdds Latest Guest Technology To Improve Guest Experience

2019-03-20 08:41:30 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DALLAS, TEXAS - Nestled in the heart of the spectacular Canadian Rockies, guests of the Coast Canmore Hotel & Conference Centre can now enjoy the latest in guestroom access through a partnership between Coast Hotels... Read more

"We Love ALICE Because It's a One-Stop Shop"

2019-03-20 08:39:15 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The newly-opened EXchange Hotel Vancouver has chosen ALICE to optimize hotel operations and enhance the guest experience in Vancouver's first LEED Platinum Heritage Conversion. ALICE is the hospitality... Read more

"Heart Failure": The Leading Cause Of Bad Reviews | By Doug Kennedy

2019-03-19 20:15:07 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

When you read a cross-section of negative comments from online reviews and guest surveys, it's easy to recognize a common theme across all lodging operations: "Heart failure." More specifically, I am... Read more

INTELITY Partners with The Howard Hughes Corporation on New Voice Technology Program

2019-03-19 14:57:29 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

INTELITY, the provider of the travel industry's broadest enterprise guest engagement and staff management platform, announced today that its voice solution has been successfully utilized during a voice technology... Read more

D.C. Hotel Industry A Casualty Of Federal Government Shutdown

2019-03-19 14:46:17 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

This was borne out over the course of the 35-day shutdown, from December 22nd, 2018, to January 25th, 2019, which dealt a crushing blow to profitability for D.C. hotels, resulting in an 88.8-percent year-on-year drop... Read more

The Wagner at the Battery Boosts Online Guest Review Scores and Streamlines Panic Button Implementation with Wi-Fi by Hotel Internet Services

2019-03-19 14:21:33 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

New York -- Hotel Internet Services (HIS), a full-service provider of internet services and solutions, has announced the successful implementation of advanced Wi-Fi services at The Wagner at the Battery, one of... Read more

Key Luxury Travel Trends Hotels Should Watch in 2019 | By Adam Hoydysh

2019-03-19 13:45:36 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

How do you define luxury travel? It's a well-worn phrase, one which translates across industries and generations; but how can we truly understand such a subjective concept? With the increase in demand for unique... Read more

Memmo Baleeira, seaside revival

2019-03-19 13:38:06 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A lesson in monochromatic modernism on Portugal's wild Atlantic coast, Memmo Baleeira has long established itself as a hub for design aficionados, surf junkies, and nature lovers alike. Not content with standing... Read more

HSMAI: Cornell University - Coming to Europe!

2019-03-19 13:03:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A great idea, initiated by the HSMAI Region Europe Revenue Optimization Advisory Board and supported with a lot of enthusiasm by the other Advisory Boards, is now a reality!We are proud to present you theHSMAI Region... Read more

Hotel Management: How to Make It Truly Efficient | By Lillian Connors

2019-03-19 10:49:01 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Being in charge of just one sector is stressful and requires skills, so it's quite hard explaining within a couple of words how hard it is to manage entire hotel. That's why we've prepared some notes... Read more

Luxury Hotels: What's Their Digital IQ? | By Meng-Mei (Maggie) Chen

2019-03-19 09:47:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

According to New York-based consulting firm Gartner L2, Four Seasons, Hilton, The Ritz-Carlton and Fairmont account for some of the smartest hospitality groups online. The firm released its annual report - The... Read more

Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, Beijing Now Open

2019-03-19 09:29:11 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

 HONG KONG, 19 March 2019 -- Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has introduced its legendary hospitality to China's capital with the opening of Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, Beijing. The hotel is located on... Read more

Q&A: Diversity Leader DeShaun Wise Porter Reflects on the Importance of Diversity in the Workplace

2019-03-19 09:22:52 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Conrad Hilton set out to "fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality." Today, in our 100th year, our instinct is the same - to keep diversity and inclusion at the center of everything we do as... Read more

Want a lounge chair by the hotel pool? It may cost you extra

2019-03-19 09:01:04 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

With sunshine and temperatures in the 70s during Thanksgiving weekend in Phoenix, Tom McKnew and his family did what any visitor would do at a luxury desert resort: headed for the pool.The sprawling pool complex at... Read more

Nebraska Lodge joins the By Magnuson Worldwide Collection

2019-03-19 08:52:15 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

London UK/Spokane WA - Magnuson Worldwide's global hotel brand is proud to announce the addition of Drop Tyne Lodge located in Franklin to the collection.Near Harlan County Lake in South Central Nebraska, Drop... Read more

Hospitality Financial Leadership - Understanding the Concept of Owner Spend | By David Lund

2019-03-19 08:43:59 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The hotel business is unique with owners, brands and assets all vying for their individual needs and attention. All the while this delicate balance has some interesting business characteristics that are essential for... Read more

Why the rise of the boutique hotel is forcing hotel chains to re-examine the guest experience | By Antoine Aubrun

2019-03-19 08:43:01 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Airbnb's groundbreaking partnership with SiteMinder last year signalled many things for the industry. Topping the list, of course, were the evolving aspirations of two disruptive technology pioneers, and the... Read more

Marriott International announces the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Setif in Algeria

2019-03-18 15:17:52 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International ( announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Setif in Algeria (, in partnership with Prombati SPA owned by Mr. Rachid Khenfri. With 191 rooms the... Read more

Caribe Hilton To Debut New Multi-Million Dollar Look

2019-03-18 14:17:15 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Caribe Hilton, one of Puerto Rico's most beloved beachfront hotels, announces it's now taking reservations for stays beginning May 15th, unveiling a more than million-dollar restoration -- a major milestone... Read more