Latest Hotel Industry News

Hospitality industry giant invests in blended learning platform

2016-08-31 06:27:28 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

AccorHotels Luxury Brands has formed an exciting partnership with Lobster Ink, the global leader in blended hospitality training programmes. After a successful pilot phase at 20 selected Luxury Brand hotels across... Read more


Montage Hotels & Resorts Debuts $100 Million Newly-Expanded Montage Palmetto Bluff in South Carolina

2016-08-31 06:23:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Today, Montage Hotels & Resorts, in partnership with Crescent Communities and The Athens Group, announces the final phase of expansion and the grand debut of its first east coast resort. The $100 million... Read more


What European business travelers think about alternative accommodation

2016-08-31 05:57:13 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

While there is a constant increase in renting apartments between individuals for medium- or short-term stays,MagicStay.com, the platform for renting alternative accommodation for business travelers, asked more... Read more


Wyndham Grand Phuket Kalim Bay to open in November 2016

2016-08-31 05:48:02 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Wyndham Grand Phuket Kalim Bay is expected to open just north of Patong Beach in November offering stylish rooms for hotel guests. CLUB WYNDHAM ASIA, a part of the Wyndham Vacation Ownership business, has also... Read more


First Amari for China to open in 2017

2016-08-30 10:37:19 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Amari Yangshuo, ONYX Hospitality Group's first Amari hotel in China, was topped off recently, the construction and development of this 73-room property is progressing on schedule, with plans for opening in the first... Read more


Wyndham, Alltherooms & Leading Hotels of the World discuss how they smash down silos to make big data more actionable

2016-08-30 10:27:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

On Thursday September 8th (12 PM EST) Jeremy TerBush, SVP Analytics, Wyndham Worldwide, William Beckler, CEO/Founder, AllTheRooms.com and Angelo Sasso, Sr. Director of Marketing Analytics and Customer Insights,... Read more


Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts Announces First Four Seasons In Vietnam

2016-08-30 10:05:35 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, Hotel Properties Limited (HPL) and ASB Development Limited today announced that the renowned luxury resort The Nam Hai Hoi An -... Read more


Rick Rausch to Lead RoamBOOST Growing Sales Effort

2016-08-30 08:48:46 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

With hotels coast to coast looking for cellular signal enhancement, RoamBOOST has selected Rick Rausch to direct the company's business development effort as Vice President of Sales USA. Based in West Palm... Read more


Is your hotel’s website truly responsive? | By Estefania Escobar

2016-08-30 08:31:14 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Have you ever browsed your hotel's website using your phone or tablet? With nearly 90% of people using multi- screens in a day, assuring your hotel's mobile presence is sharp a key business asset to increase direct... Read more


SiteMinder increases Mallorca market penetration with Timón Hotel and Ola Hotels

2016-08-30 05:27:40 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The global hotel industry's leading cloud platform, SiteMinder, today deepens its market penetration of the vibrant Mallorca hot spot in Spain with the announcement it has secured a strategic integration partnership... Read more


Hotels Offering Loyalty Programmes on OTAs: The Dark Side | By Taylor Smariga

2016-08-30 05:22:54 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Expedia is now very kindly allowing hotels to offer their normally closed user group member-only rates publicly on Expedia. Red Lion Hotel Group (RLHG), a brand that operates in the US and Canada with 114 properties,... Read more


United Kingdom fixed-income hotels: an investment fashion that’s here to stay | By Robert Chess and Joe Stather

2016-08-30 05:07:20 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Investor interest in fixed-income hotel real estate is at unprecedented levels. Fund managers increasingly see leased hotel assets as an attractive portfolio option amid the current low interest rate environment. The... Read more


Atlas Hotels Opens its 9th Tel Aviv Hotel on Rothschild Boulevard

2016-08-30 04:03:04 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

TEL AVIV, Israel--Set in an impressive round building with eight floors on the corner of Rothschild and Nahmani, the new stylish urban boutique hotel, 65 Hotel, will open on September 1st, 2016. Combining... Read more


AC Hotels by Marriott® Opens First Mexico Hotel

2016-08-30 03:44:23 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco, has opened its doors, inviting guests and locals alike to experience A New Way to Hotel in Mexico, catering to the creativity, passion, and entrepreneurial spirit of a new generation of... Read more


HVS Key Takeaways: The Southern Lodging Summit 2016 | By Daniel P. McCoy

2016-08-30 02:54:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hotel experts from across the industry converged last week in Memphis, Tennessee, for the Memphis Hotel and Lodging Association's annual Southern Lodging Summit. Memphis, the birthplace of Holiday Inn and a hub for... Read more


DHISCO Further Expands Into Alternative Lodging With RentalsCombined.net

2016-08-29 11:24:51 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DALLAS (Aug. 29, 2016) DHISCO Inc., the world's leading hospitality distribution company, today announced its expansion into the alternative lodging market through a partnership with RentalsCombined.net, a... Read more


Is Marriott Hoping to Back Out of Starwood Merger? | viewfromthewing.boardingarea.com

2016-08-29 10:48:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Mergers frequently dont work, failing to generate anticipated synergies. The winner in any merger is usually the one willing to pay the most, and that frequently means overpaying. This is known as the winners... Read more


Rezidor announces three new hotels in the UAE strengthening its footprint in the region

2016-08-29 10:39:08 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Rezidor, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and part of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces the signing of three new properties in the UAE: the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront and the Park... Read more


Banyan Tree officially launches luxury residences in Brisbane

2016-08-29 10:00:58 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Brisbane's growing reputation as a New World City has been reinforced on 17 August with Banyan Tree Executive Chairman Ho Kwon Ping and Lord Mayor Graham Quirk officially launching the group's first ever Banyan Tree... Read more


Rural Tourism and Quality of Life in US and China - Part 1 | By Shangzhi Qiu

2016-08-29 09:58:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The concept of QOL has been discussed in different disciplines. In health science, QOL is commonly defined as the way in which physical, emotional and social well-being is affected by a disease or its treatment... Read more