Latest Hotel Industry News

Sam Ioannidis Named General Manager for the Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh

2019-09-18 21:43:25 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

He went on to open Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island as General Manager in 2016, and followed with opening Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens, which began welcoming guests this year. Read more

Sunil Narang Named General Manager for the Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai

2019-09-18 21:37:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

In early 2017, Sunil was promoted to General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Shenzhen. Achieving record-breaking margins and leading results across the board, and infusing great energy into this particularly busy... Read more

Accor Announces New Brand, Greet

2019-09-18 21:33:51 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Accor Focuses on Meaningful Essentials with the Launch of greet, its New Community-based and Responsible Brand Read more

Hilton Introduces IHeartRadio to Its Connected Room Platform

2019-09-18 21:19:57 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

New enhancement will allow Hilton guests to stream music, local radio stations and podcasts straight from their Connected Room Read more

Chesapeake Lodging Trust Completes Sale of Two New York Hotels for $138.0 Million

2019-09-18 21:14:52 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP announced yesterday that it has closed on the sale of the 122-room Hyatt Herald Square New York and the 185-room Hyatt Place New York Midtown South, both located in New York, New... Read more

Elizabeth Uber Named SVP Operations Select Service for Interstate Hotels & Resorts

2019-09-18 20:58:02 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

With more than two decades of industry and leadership experience, Uber was most recently vice president of asset management at BRE Hotels and Resorts. Read more

NextGuest Wins Four 2019 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards

2019-09-18 19:05:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

NextGuest was honored with four awards in the Travel Weekly 2019 Magellan Awards. Each year, the Magellan Awards acknowledge the extraordinary travel professionals who provide the best products and services in the... Read more

Managing RevPAR For Profits - By Robert Mandelbaum and Bram Gallagher Ph.D.

2019-09-18 19:01:48 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

In recent years, the role of the revenue manager has expanded. Revenue managers are now charged not to just maximize revenue, but profits as well. With the aid of multiple data sources, sophisticated models, and... Read more

US Hotel Occupancy Flat at 71.4 Percent for August 2019

2019-09-18 18:19:37 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

RevPAR up 0.9 Percent to US$94.55 Read more

Choice Hotels Opens Third Cambria In South Carolina

2019-09-18 18:12:10 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Cambria Hotels announced the opening of its third hotel in South Carolina, just miles from the state line in a rapidly growing submarket of Charlotte, North Carolina. Read more

Offering Awesome Event Spaces for Event Planners - By Lauren Hall, Founder & CEO, IVvy

2019-09-18 18:03:49 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

What makes the perfect venue space? This is the precise question which keeps planners up at night, as they vet prospective properties to bring events to life. Location, amenities, customizable packages, rates, unique... Read more

4 Critical Data Pillars for Building a Guest Intelligence Program - By Terri Miller, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder Concilio Labs

2019-09-18 17:47:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The demand for guest personalization is not losing its significance any time soon, and hoteliers are coming up with increasingly inventive ways to capture data and leverage guest intelligence technology to advance... Read more

Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Completes Acquisition of Chesapeake Lodging Trust for $2.5 Billion

2019-09-18 17:27:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The announcement follows approval of the transaction by Chesapeakes shareholders at a special meeting of Chesapeake shareholders held on September 10, 2019. Based on Parks closing stock price as of September 17, 2019,... Read more

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) to Operate Casino at Virgin Hotels

2019-09-17 20:18:46 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

MGE has entered into a multi-year agreement with JC Hospitality to operate the 60,000-square foot gaming space at the soon to be Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, part of Curio Collection by Hilton, contingent on the... Read more

101 Room Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa Downtown in Ala. Sold

2019-09-17 20:06:03 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Banyan Investment Group today announced that the company completed the acquisition of the 101-room Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa Downtown in Ala. Read more

Mandarin Oriental Announces Luxury Hotel in Nanjing

2019-09-17 19:53:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage a luxury hotel in Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu Province in China, scheduled to open in 2022. Read more

Hilton Opens New Dual-Brand Property in Columbia, SC

2019-09-17 19:29:14 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Located near the University of South Carolina, Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton together welcome guests visiting South Carolinas capital city Read more

EyeforTravel Revenue Optimization & Growth Summit

2019-09-17 19:19:35 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

All is not calm in travel. Margins diminish, the alternative lodging tornado rips through traditional suppliers, the parity nightmare grinds on and there are calls that traditional loyalty is dead. But its not all... Read more

Santa Monica Hotel to Pay Over 35K Withheld from Workers

2019-09-17 18:57:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Facing impending trial, Le Merigot hotel signs settlement agreement Read more

Hurricane Dorian Takes Its Toll on Florida Hotel Demand

2019-09-17 18:48:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Coastal markets in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina reported steep demand declines between 30 August and 5 September in response to the threat of Hurricane Dorian. Read more