Latest Hotel Industry News

Hotels in the Middle East Reported Mixed April 2019 Results

2019-05-24 20:25:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotels in the Middle East grew occupancy by 4.1% to 74.6% in April as ADR declined 7.1% to $148.28 and RevPAR decreased 3.3% to $110.62. Africa hotel occupancy rose 0.8% to 62.1%, ADR jumped 8.1% to $116.18 and RevPAR... Read more

European Hotel Industry Reports Mostly Positive Performance Metrics for April 2019

2019-05-24 20:07:58 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

European hotel occupancy dipped 0.3% in April to 72%, but ADR rose 3.3% to 110.09 ($122.58) and RevPAR increase 3% to 79.29 ($88.29). Read more

How To Register Your Front Desk Staff To Become 'Certified in the Heart of Hospitality'

2019-05-24 19:56:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

In the era of online reviews and social media, guest experiences at the front desk impact the financial success of your hotel. First impressions formulated at check-in bias guests' overall opinions, whether for... Read more

Allegiant Names Paul Berry Vice President Of Hotel Operations

2019-05-23 20:47:56 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Paul Berry, a veteran hotelier who has managed several of the world's premier luxury resorts, has been appointed vice president of hotel operations for Sunseeker Resorts, a division of Allegiant Travel Company... Read more

Hotel De La Ville, A Rocco Forte Hotel Opens In Rome

2019-05-23 20:34:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Rocco Forte Hotels has unveiled their second hotel in Rome today, Hotel de la Ville, following an extraordinary renovation to the historical 18-century palazzo. Read more

Study Reveals Gig Economy is Thriving in Hotel Industry

2019-05-23 20:11:46 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

New study reveals gig economy is alive and thriving in the hospitality industry with nearly 76% of hotels using contractors for senior hires Read more

Hoteles City Express Announces the Signing of a Binding Agreement for the Acquisition of the City...

2019-05-23 19:49:13 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The total sale price agreed was Ps. $95.0 million plus VAT. This price represents a cap rate of 9.4% considering an NOI of Ps. $8.9 million generated by the hotel from May 2018 to April 2019. Read more

MEININGER Hotel Group Announces New Hotel in Marseille

2019-05-23 19:47:56 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The new hotel will be located in the middle of the 'new Marseille', the totally renewed urban area around the Marseille harbour and will have 194 rooms, 574 beds as well as 22 parking spaces. Read more

Airbnb Launches Arabic Website Amid 63% Growth in UAE Visitors - Arabian Business

2019-05-23 19:41:44 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Airbnb on Wednesday launched its Arabic website in a bit to grow its presence across the Middle East and North-Africa region, where it has over 70,000 listings. Read more

Travel 2.0 Takes Flight - CMO By Adobe

2019-05-23 19:31:35 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Today its clear weve entered the era of Travel Tech 2.0: Websites and apps let travelers book flights and hotel rooms at the click of a mouse, board airplanes and check in at hotels electronically, open doors to hotel... Read more

Pan Pacific Hotels to Debut Its First Pan Pacific Hotel in London in 2020 and Relaunch Pan Pacific Orchard Singapore in 2021

2019-05-23 19:21:40 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Pan Pacific Hotels Group will introduce its signature Pan Pacific brand into Europe next year with the opening of Pan Pacific London in the United Kingdom. Designed by international design firm Yabu Pushelberg, Pan... Read more

Are You Leveraging the Benefits of Hotel PMS Integrations?

2019-05-23 18:50:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

As a hotelier, you have done the right thing by adopting a hotel property management system. Now, lets assume that the Hotel PMS is also helping you automate and streamline daily operations. This means, you have now... Read more

Conrad Nashville Hotel Announced for 2021

2019-05-23 18:38:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

237-room luxury hotel to anchor new, upscale Broadwest community Read more

How Smartconcierges Can Make Every Guest Moment Matter and Improve the Guest Journey - By Raj Singh, CEO, Go Moment

2019-05-23 18:26:35 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hotel smartconcierge effectively serves all aspects of great-service-meets-digital-transformation equation, and in doing so, it improves all facets of the guest journey. Lets look at why and how. Read more

Hyatt Announces New Lifestyle Division

2019-05-23 18:19:40 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced the organization of a new, dedicated lifestyle division, which brings together Hyatts and former Two Roads Hospitalitys lifestyle brands, including Andaz, Alila, Hyatt... Read more

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Down 1.7 Percent to 67.2 Percent For Week Ending 18 May 2019

2019-05-23 18:04:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Revenue per available room up 1.6 Percent to CAD111.45 Read more

STAAH, with Goa Partner RUBIQ, Kickstart 'The Big Connect' - A Multi-city Mega Networking Event for Hospitality Industry

2019-05-23 17:59:51 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The leading names in the hospitality industry gathered at The Fern, Kadamba Goa, for an evening of meet-and-greet with industry peers. The Big Connect event, brought together the whos who of the industry and was very... Read more

Choice Hotels Signs Agreement to Redevelop Historic YMCA in Downtown Burlington, Vermont

2019-05-23 17:41:48 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Cambria Hotels will be expanding to Vermont, following Choice Hotels International, Inc.'s (NYSE: CHH) agreement with Hospitality Funding Inc. and TQP Capital Partners to develop a 142-room hotel, slated to open... Read more

RIU Hotels Opens Two Hotels in the Maldives

2019-05-22 19:37:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The RIU Hotels & Resorts chain has just opened two hotels in the Maldives. Riu Atoll and Riu Palace Maldivas are 4- and 5-star hotels respectively and they are located on Dhaalu Atoll. Read more