Latest Hotel Industry News

Hospitality Group Louis T Collection Appoints Scott Reid As Project Manager

2019-03-20 20:10:03 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hospitality group Louis T Collection is expanding its building solutions arm this month with the appointment of Scott Reid as project manager. The Brit brings with him over 20 years of experience in the... Read more


London Hotels Report Strong Performance Levels for February 2019

2019-03-20 20:07:02 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

London hoteliers reported occupancy rose 0.6% to 78%, ADR increased 1.1% to £133.52 ($175.92) and RevPAR rose 1.7% to £104.14 ($137.21) in February, according to preliminary monthly data from STR. Read more


HVS Report - Technology in the Hospitality Industry - Have We Gone Too Far? - By Court Williams and Paul Savage

2019-03-20 19:04:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

With the advent of technology, many activities previously performed by live humans have been replaced by automated methods. Is it really an improvement, or has the industry gone too far? Read more


US Hotel Occupancy Up 0.7 Percent to 62.2 Percent for February 2019

2019-03-20 18:53:29 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

RevPAR up 2.6 Percent to US$80.15 Read more


Onsite Utility Services Capital Announces Strategic Partnership with Power Cube to Give Companies More Energy Savings

2019-03-20 18:39:37 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Onsite Utility Services Capital, Inc. (OUS Capital) a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions for industrial and commercial businesses, and Power Cube LLC announced today a strategic partnership to integrate... Read more


Home2 Suites by Hilton Orlando Near Universal Opens

2019-03-20 18:35:39 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Located at 5910 American Way, Home2 Suites by Hilton Orlando Near Universal offers guests convenient access to Universal Orlando® Resort. Just off International Drive, the hotel has easy access to Interstate 4,... Read more


5 Unique Experiences Hotels Can Use to Attract Guests - By Kerryn Gower

2019-03-20 18:22:49 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Weve all been there. You finally wake up from the dreaming phase of the travel planning journey and pick on a destination to visit. Now the planning begins. We all have our go-to travel booking websites and apps, and... Read more


Forty Percent of Employers Plan to Hire Full-Time Workers This Year, Forty-Seven Percent Recruiting Part-Time Workers

2019-03-20 15:44:15 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

CareerBuilder's Annual Survey Reveals Hot Hiring and Recruitment Trends for 2019 Read more


Apple Hospitality REIT Acquires Home2 Suites by Hilton Orlando Airport for $20.7 Million

2019-03-20 15:34:07 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) today announced the opening and acquisition of the new 128-room Home2 Suites by Hilton Orlando Airport for a purchase price of $20.7 million, or approximately $162,000 per key. Read more


Comfort Hotels Brand Opens Seven Hotels

2019-03-20 15:18:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Comfort hotels brand, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues its United States expansion with seven hotels already opening this year from coast to coast. Read more


'Heart Failure' - The Leading Cause Of Bad Reviews - By Doug Kennedy

2019-03-20 15:07:29 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

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


STAAH Partners with Pioneering New Zealand Tourism Company

2019-03-19 19:58:33 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Blue Peaks Apartments and Blue Peaks Lodge, part of the iconic Skyline Enterprises, joins STAAHs expanding network of partner properties. Read more


First Compass by Maragaritaville Hotels & Resorts Breaks Ground on Anna Maria Sound, FL

2019-03-19 19:53:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Margaritaville Holdings Celebrates the Arrival of its Boutique Select-Service Brand, Announces Locations of Next Two COMPASS Properties Read more


HotStats Special Report: Federal Government Shutdown No Good for Washington D.C. Hotels

2019-03-19 19:48:58 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The shutdown proved a proverbial death knell for hotels in the month. In addition to decreased occupancy, the market reported a consistent decline across all revenue centers. Read more


U.S. Hotel Stocks Up 6.8% in February

2019-03-19 19:43:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index rose 6.8% in February to 4,684. Year to date through the first two months of 2019, the index was up 15.1%. Read more




Canadian Hotel Occupancy Down 1.9 Percent to 59.9 Percent For Week Ending 9 March 2019

2019-03-19 19:18:18 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Revenue per available room down 1.5 Percent to CAD93.17 Read more


Canadian Hotel Occupancy Up 1.2 Percent to 60.1 Percent For Week Ending 2 March 2019

2019-03-19 19:08:37 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Revenue per available room up 2.2 Percent to CAD89.46 Read more


Key Luxury Travel Trends Hotels Should Watch in 2019 - By Adam Hoydysh, Vice President of Hotel Sales at Plum

2019-03-19 16:51:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

How do you define luxury travel? Its 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 and... Read more