Latest Hotel Industry News

Hotel Brokers International Elects Board of Directors for 2018-19

2018-03-16 17:43:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel Brokers International, the real estate industrys oldest, most experienced network of hotel broker specialist, announces the election of their 2018-19 Board of Directors. The HBI Board, comprised of eleven... Read more

U.S. Job Openings Rise to a High of 6.3 Million in Jan; Annual Hires and Quits Rise In 2017

2018-03-16 17:31:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Job openings increased to a new high of 6.3 million on the last business day of January 2018. Over the month, hires and separations were little changed at 5.6 million and 5.4 million, respectively. Annual levels and... Read more

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lawrence, KS Opens

2018-03-16 16:46:16 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson announced the opening of Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lawrence, KS located at 2176 East 23rd Street. Read more

Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa, the First Certified 'Boutique Hotel' in Greece by the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels

2018-03-16 16:14:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The designation as a 'Boutique Hotel' was preceded by the recognition of the particular architectural and decorative design concept of Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa. The determination was made by a... Read more

Beekeeper App Announced HTNG's 2018 TechOvation Award Winner

2018-03-15 21:14:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Beekeeper is a digital workplace app where operational systems and communication channels live within one secure, intuitive platform. Beekeeper connects desk and non-desk employees across locations and departments in... Read more

Siddharth Narang Named Chief Development Officer for Sbe

2018-03-15 21:03:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Sid will play a key strategic role at sbe, driving sbe's development pipeline, real estate investments and growth globally. He and his team will partner with owners and developers to grow sbe's footprint in... Read more

AAA Survey Reveals an Estimated 88 Million Americans Will Take Family Trips This Year

2018-03-15 20:42:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Led by millennials, some 88 million Americans plan to take family vacations this year. According to the latest research from AAA Travel, 44 percent of millennials are planning a family getaway, more than members of... Read more

Gebhard Rainer Named CEO for Sandals Resorts

2018-03-15 19:53:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Reporting directly to the Chairman and Deputy Chairman, Rainer is an accomplished and highly-regarded hospitality executive with global operations and international finance experience, notably with Hyatt Hotels... Read more

HNA's Hilton Spinoff Purge Sparks Talk of What's Next on Block - Bloomberg

2018-03-15 19:50:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Is Hilton Worldwide Next on the Block for Chinas Cash-Hungry HNA? Read more

Red Roof Opens Headquarters in New Albany, Ohio

2018-03-15 19:26:47 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Red Roof has announced a new, 43,000 sq. ft. headquarters located at 7815 Walton Parkway, New Albany, Ohio, to house its team of 150 corporate office employees with the capacity to expand the workforce. Read more

Maison Heler Metz, Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel Announced

2018-03-15 19:24:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The 14-story hotel, which will operate under Curio Collection by Hilton in an agreement unveiled at MIPIM, includes a 22.5 million investment led by Yvon Gérard and a consortium of investors. Read more

If Your Hotel PMS DoesnÂ’t Include These 6 Things, Your Competition May Be Winning - By Jos Schaap

2018-03-15 18:18:19 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

What differentiates your hotel from your competition? Is it your personal service, your amenities, or something else? No matter what your differentiator is today, our changing world forces hoteliers to always be... Read more

Lotte New York Palace Hotel Joins Luxe Collection by L.E. Hotels

2018-03-15 18:14:22 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Known as a historic landmark in Manhattan, Lotte New York Palace offers a setting for travelers looking to escape the bustling city for a relaxing and elegant retreat on Madison Avenue in Midtown. This New York City... Read more

Intercontinental Dallas Hotel Sold and to Rebrand As Renaissance Dallas Addison

2018-03-15 17:56:00 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The InterContinental Dallas Hotel has been purchased by Columbia Sussex, a privately held company based in Crestview Hills, KY. Columbia Sussex is one of the nation's largest franchisers of Marriott hotels, and... Read more

Huff, Niehaus Closes Two Hotel Transactions in Early March

2018-03-15 17:48:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hotels include a dual-branded hotel in one market and the other a small owner/operator property. Assets included in these transactions were located in Kentucky and Ohio. Both hotels were exclusively listed by... Read more

From Dreaming to Booking Part III: The Planning Phase How to Capitalize on the Planning Phase of the Travel Planning Journey - By Margaret Mastrogiacomo

2018-03-15 17:39:14 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

This article is part three in a five-part series that uncovers top strategies for reaching potential guests in meaningful moments throughout every stage of the travel planning journey to increase direct bookings. This... Read more

Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel Sold For $200 Million

2018-03-14 20:24:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: XHR) today announced that it has completed the sale of the leasehold interest in the 693-room Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel in Oahu, HI for a sale price of $200 million, or... Read more

Why Do Some Hotel Marketers Get Everything They Want?

2018-03-14 20:16:25 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Smart hotel marketing pros are using simple math get more budget. Read more