Latest Hotel Industry News

Mobile Calls in Hotels, Restaurants, Offices and Public Spaces Can Be Irritating to Other People

2019-07-15 21:33:50 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

This problem can be reduced with the installation of a Storacall telephone hood designated for mobile phone use. By focusing mobile phone use to an acoustic hood, users can speak with increased privacy, quiet and... Read more

Andrew J. Arthurs Named Chief Information Officer for Interstate Hotels & Resorts

2019-07-15 21:05:26 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Bringing with him more than 15 years in technology leadership in the hospitality industry, Arthurs was most recently chief information officer at Two Roads Hospitality and Lowe. Read more

Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan Hotel Opens in Indonesia

2019-07-15 20:43:22 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Swiss-Belhotel Internationa has launched Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan, a new midscale hotel in the capital of North Sumatra, Indonesia. Read more

Hilton Opens New Dual-Brand Property in Tampa Downtown Channel Distric

2019-07-15 20:28:27 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District and Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District, bringing a total... Read more

Effective Hotel Room Pricing Strategies to Sell More Rooms at the Right Rate

2019-07-15 20:03:09 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Determining the right hotel room rate is not an easy task. This whole game of hotel room pricing strategy becomes quite complex as you need to consider several factors that impact your room pricing. Read more

Hilton Luxury Brands to Open Seven Hotels by End of 2019

2019-07-15 19:46:20 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) President and CEO Chris Nassetta today announced the company is on track to open more luxury properties in 2019 than in any previous year of its 100-year history, with seven hotels expected to open... Read more

London Hotels Report 15.7 Percent RevPAR Increase for June 2019

2019-07-15 19:21:55 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Preliminary June data from STR shows London hotel occupancy rose 4% to 89.8%, ADR increased 11.3% to £178.20 ($223.35) and RevPAR jumped 15.7% to £159.95 ($200.48). Read more

Hotels in Melbourne Report Performance Declines for June 2019

2019-07-15 19:06:05 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotels in Melbourne reported occupancy fell 6.3% to 72.7% in June, according to preliminary monthly data from STR. ADR dipped 2.7% to 168.90 Australian dollars ($118.76) and RevPAR decreased 8.9% to AU$122.83 ($86.36). Read more

Abu Dhabi Hotels Report 25.2 Percent RevPAR for June 2019

2019-07-15 18:48:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

According to preliminary June data from STR, Abu Dhabi hotel occupancy rose 16.8% to 62.9%, ADR increased 7.2% to 339.31 Emirati dirhams ($92.39) and RevPAR jumped 25.2% to 213.43 dirhams ($58.12). Read more

Aloft Madrid Gran Via Hotel Opens

2019-07-15 18:30:25 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Located in the heart of the capital, the new hotel is a stones throw from hotspots including the iconic Plaza de España, the hip neighbourhood of Malasaña and Chueca overflowing with restaurants and... Read more

Aloft Glendale at Westgate Hotel Opens

2019-07-15 18:25:56 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

HCW announces the opening of the 100-room, four-story Aloft Glendale at Westgate Hotel located at the southwest corner of West Glendale and North 93rd Avenues in Glendale, AZ. Read more

Radisson Brand to Debut in Algeria

2019-07-15 18:10:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The new-build Radisson Hotel La Baie dAlger is scheduled to open in 2022, located in the El Hamma district. Read more

Margaritaville Island Resort San Diego to Open in 2020

2019-07-15 17:59:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and Margaritaville Holdings Announce First Margaritaville Island Resort On the West Coast Read more

Cambria Hotel Calabasas - Malibu Breaks Ground

2019-07-15 17:10:49 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Cambria Hotel Calabasas Malibu is being built at 26300 Rondell Rd. along the 101 Freeway, which connects Los Angeles and San Francisco. Read more

Hard Rock Hotel London Opens

2019-07-11 20:50:07 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

New Property Marks First-Ever Hard Rock Hotel in the United Kingdom Read more

HVS Report - Amsterdam Hotel Market - Rate Growth Paves the Way - By Mattia Cavenati and Sophie Perret

2019-07-11 20:43:41 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

This market pulse provides an overview of the tourism and hotel market in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This snapshot discusses recent tourism trends, the impact of new supply on performance and provides a summary of... Read more

W Buenos Aires Hotel Announced for 2024

2019-07-11 20:23:20 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hotel - expected to open in 2024 - and its planned residences will be located within a $100 million, 34-story, mixed-use tower poised to rise in the heart of the Puerto Madero neighborhood. Read more

IHG Signs 4,200 Room Voco Hotel with Maad International in Saudi Arabia

2019-07-11 20:18:10 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The property will be the largest voco in the world, when operational in early 2020, and it will cater to the growing number of religious tourists in KSA. Read more

European Tourism Maintains Stable Growth, Despite Faltering Global Economic Prospects

2019-07-11 19:56:24 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

International tourist arrivals to Europe are projected to grow 3.6% in 2019 - The US and China continue to stand out in terms of their contributions to European tourism growth accounting for a share of 11% and 4%... Read more

How Technology Can Help Retain Front Office Staff in Hotels

2019-07-11 19:37:14 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

With its global workforce said to touch 328 million by 2020, the hospitality industry is one of the largest employers in the world. In fact, the hospitality industry was the #1 employer in the United States, after... Read more