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Hotel Fitness Centers, a new ‘gold’ in the hospitality industry | By Josephine Wawira

2017-03-10 01:21:11 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Fitness Centers have become the new 'gold' in the hospitality industry, with a recently published Hospitality Report Nigeria by Jumia Travel showing the Gym as one of the most sought after amenities by... Read more


If You Want To Be Happy, Spend Money On Experiences, Not Things | investmentzen.com

2017-03-10 01:17:06 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

You might think that paying for an experience that lasts for a brief moment in time would be less fulfilling than buying an object that you’ll own for many years. But researchers from multiple universities have... Read more


We Have Cookies: DoubleTree by Hilton Embraces its Warm Cookie Welcome by Serving Up First-Ever Global Cookbook

2017-03-09 10:05:09 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For those who believe a balanced diet is a cookie in each hand, DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands, has perfected the recipe … make that recipes. Read more


AccorHotels profits rise after Fairmont Raffles acquisition

2017-03-09 08:24:01 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Even though the French hospitality group AccorHotels was facing an environment filled with many challenges, its revenue managed to rise .9 percent in 2016. Read more


FCS Partners with NEC Enterprise Solutions to Expand Hospitality Offering in EMEA

2017-03-09 08:21:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

FCS Computer Systems (FCS) and NEC Enterprise Solutions EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), both leading providers of advanced ICT solutions to the hospitality sector, have inked a partnership agreement that... Read more


Hampton Inn & Suites® Dothan, Alabama Celebrated Ribbon Cutting

2017-03-09 08:19:20 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

LBA Hospitality, a full-scale hotel management, development and consulting firm, announced Hampton Inn & Suites® Dothan hotel re-opened its doors to guests on Tues., Feb. 28. The hotel was renovated to meet the... Read more


Skamania Lodge, A Destination Hotel, Hits Milestone With National Forest Foundation’s Forest Stewardship Program

2017-03-09 08:13:43 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The premier lodge in the Columbia River Gorge, Skamania Lodge, today announced the results of a 10-year partnership with the National Forest Foundation. Read more


How to instill Brand Loyalty in your Employees!

2017-03-09 08:05:52 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

When I was starting out, Companies, to my mind, were these giant edifices of stone and steel with high ceilings and vast cold interiors, with crisp air of detachment and clipped, formal conversations. I felt that I... Read more


IHG extends its footprint in Sydney’s CBD with signing of Holiday Inn

2017-03-09 08:00:21 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Linzhu (Australia) Pty Ltd are promising to deliver extra "Joy of Travel" in Sydney with the signing of an agreement to open the Holiday Inn Sydney Central in the... Read more


Home2 Suites by Hilton Expands Presence in Louisiana with New Hotel in Gonzales

2017-03-09 07:59:31 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

GONZALES, La. and MCLEAN, Va. -- Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Gonzales. Offering 97 suites, the... Read more


Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa prepares to welcome World Travel Awards

2017-03-09 07:46:20 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

World Travel Awards has revealed that Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa will host the Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2017. Situated on 12 miles of crystal white sand on Grace Bay, Beaches Turks &... Read more


2017’s Top 3 New Hotel Furnishings

2017-03-09 07:30:56 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

When it comes to the supply side of the global hospitality industry, change is basically the only constant. In order to keep your facility looking modern and chic, the way patrons of luxury establishments prefer, one... Read more


HotStats European Chain Hotels Market Review – January 2017

2017-03-09 07:29:19 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Barcelona Carries Strong Profit Growth Into 2017Hotels in Barcelona achieved a 12.4% year-on-year increase in profit per room in January, continuing the strong profit growth achieved in the Catalan capital in 2016,... Read more


Ancient towns and trees transplanted from rural China to Shanghai for new Aman resort

2017-03-09 07:25:17 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

An incredible act of salvation has taken place in China. Historic trees and traditional Chinese constructions were in jeopardy of being erased before Chinese businessman Ma Dadong decided to uproot both the trees and... Read more


Al Bait Sharjah to open by end 2017

2017-03-09 06:15:58 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Al Bait Sharjah, the new luxury resort to be managed by General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM), is set to raise the bar for luxury hotel accommodation in the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) cultural city while adding... Read more


Meliá Hotels International Opens Sol House Bali Legian: A Modern Lifestyle Hotel Targeting Today’s Travellers

2017-03-09 06:06:53 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Meliá Hotels International has announced the opening of Sol House Bali Legian, a brand new lifestyle hotel catering directly to the a an emerging market of young, affluent party tourists who aspire to catered unique... Read more


2016, another record year in AccorHotels’ development

2017-03-09 06:00:24 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

At a rate of one new hotel opening every 36 hours, 2016 represented another record year in AccorHotels' development, with more than 4,100 hotels and 580,000 rooms in 95 countries around the world. As a result... Read more


​AccorHotels announces a relaunch plan for the hotelF1 brand

2017-03-09 05:45:54 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

AccorHotels is continuing its strategy of optimizing its real estate assets and revitalizing its brands by giving fresh impetus to hotelF1 in France. The project is based both on an ambitious plan to relaunch the... Read more


Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Announce Partnership in Major Silicon Valley Project

2017-03-09 04:34:03 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced today its first property in San Jose, California at Museum Place, a mixed-use development by Insight Realty Company that will also expand the Tech Museum of Innovation, slated... Read more


hetras enters new way of product transparency

2017-03-09 03:19:58 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

hetras has gone through an exciting change process recently, becoming part of the Shiji Group, Asia Hotel Technology Market Leader, with more than 11,000 hotel partners worldwide. Since starting the integration at... Read more