Latest Hotel Industry News

POS Partners Inc. Announces Name Change to ServingIntel Inc.

2019-01-19 00:19:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The name change represents the companys larger commitment to innovation in the Hospitality and Healthcare markets through its Enterprise and Cloud-based platforms. Read more


Marriott International Has Trained 500,000 Hotel Workers to Recognize the Signs of Human Trafficking

2019-01-18 18:16:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Marriott International today announced that, as of this month, it has successfully trained 500,000 hotel workers to spot the signs of human trafficking in its hotels and how to respond if they do, marking a watershed... Read more


Sbe Announces 10 Hotel & Residential Projects in Mexico

2019-01-18 18:12:03 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Mondrian Polanco Hotel & Residences to Debut in 2021 Followed by Mondrian Del Valle in 2022 Read more


Dual-branded AC Hotel Atlanta Midtown and Moxy Atlanta Midtown Opens

2019-01-18 18:03:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

With a combined 288 rooms and suites, this is the first-ever combination of the AC Hotels by Marriott and Moxy Hotels brands under one roof. Read more


Rosmalia Hardman Named Director of Revenue, Sales and Marketing for Wyndham South East Asia

2019-01-18 17:54:02 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

A Singapore national, Rosmalia comes to Wyndham with more than 30 years of experience driving revenue improvements and creating cross-sector partnerships in a range of industries including hospitality, business... Read more


HVS Report - Many Hotel Sellers Won Big in 2018 - By Rodney G. Clough

2019-01-18 17:36:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

On average, hotel prices increased significantly in 2018, as a strong pool of buyers with favorable outlooks kept downward pressure on cap rates. Read more


MGM Resorts International Appoints Keith A. Meister to the Board of Directors

2019-01-18 17:30:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Mr. Meister is Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Corvex Management LP, which beneficially owns approximately 3% of MGM's outstanding shares. Read more


Study Reveals One of the Biggest Barriers to Internet Adoption is Not Technology, but Language

2019-01-18 17:25:52 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Booking Holdings Releases New Study on 'The Next Billion' People Who Will Gain Access to the Internet Read more



U.S. Hotels Post Record Year In 2018

2019-01-18 16:57:09 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

In 2018, the U.S. hotel industry saw occupancy increase 0.5% to 66.2%, according to STR, while ADR rose 2.4% to $129.83 and RevPAR increased 2.9% to $85.96. Read more


JLL Real Views - Australian Luxury Hotels Up Their Game for Chinese Tourists

2019-01-18 16:53:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

With the Chinese now accounting for Australias largest group of tourists, hotels are going the extra yard to make their visitors feel welcome. Read more


AHLA Releases 2019 Policy Priorities, Urges Congress, Administration to End Shutdown

2019-01-18 16:37:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel Industry Focus Includes Investing in our Workforce, Protecting Guests and Neighborhoods, Promoting Travel Read more


Key Takeaways from the 2019 Guide to Hotel PMS

2019-01-18 16:13:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The 2019 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems is hot of the press. Here are just a few key takeaways for hoteliers to keep in mind this year in their incessant quest to improve business... Read more


Your Top 10 Digital Marketing New Year's Resolutions for 2019 - By Kerryn Gower

2019-01-17 23:21:28 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

After saying goodbye to 2018, were starting the new year with fresh priorities and goals. January is a great time for hoteliers to reflect on last years strategies and analyze results in order to create a blueprint... Read more


Jens Mathiesen Named President and CEO for Scandic

2019-01-17 20:34:20 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Scandic Hotels Group AB (publ) changes President and CEO Jens Mathiesen replaces Even Frydenberg. In connection with this, Scandic comments on its financial performance in the fourth quarter. Read more



The Beach Club at Lubi Plantation Island Opens in the Philippines

2019-01-17 20:25:36 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Beach Club marks the first stage of a project which will also include Dusit Thani Residence Davao, and dusitD2 Davao hotels, which are set to open in 2019. Read more


The Indian Hotels Company Announces Its Second Hotel in Nepal With Vivanta Kathmandu

2019-01-17 20:10:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) is introducing the Vivanta brand in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal with the opening of Vivanta Kathmandu. Read more


Julie Shiflett Named Chief Financial Officer for RLH Corporation

2019-01-17 19:56:57 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) announced this week the appointment of Julie Shiflett as its Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer effective immediately. Ms. Shiflett returns to RLH after having... Read more


HVS Report - Hotel Cap Rates Hold Steady - Values Under Pressure - By Suzanne Mellen

2019-01-17 19:51:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

This article looks at hotel sales and capitalization rate trends, the impact of slowing RevPAR growth on hotel values, and the outlook for 2019. Read more