Latest Hotel Industry News

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minsk Opens

2016-12-14 12:25:46 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minsk within the Galleria Minsk, a premier shopping and entertainment complex located in the heart of the city. This new upper upscale,... Read more

$270 Million Savannah Plant Riverside District Breaks Ground

2016-12-14 12:20:22 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Plant Riverside District will consist of two themed boutique hotels part of the global luxury JW Marriott brand, 13 food and beverage outlets including three rooftop bars and two rooftop pools, Bohemian Wine Blending... Read more

Hilton Garden Inn Hong Kong Mongkok Hotel Opens

2016-12-14 12:14:15 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Managed by Hilton and owned by Hong Kong China Development Holding Ltd, the 258-room Hilton Garden Inn Hong Kong Mongkok is the first Hilton Garden Inn hotel in the city of Hong Kong. Read more

Unlimited Demand for Growth of Makkah’s Hotel Sector

2016-12-14 11:50:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

According to JLL's report 'Makkah, A City within a City' Read more

Huazhu Hotels Group and Accorhotels Expand in China's Midscale and Upscale Hotel Market

2016-12-14 11:46:15 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Huazhu Hotels Group's wholly-owned subsidiary Yagao Meihua Hotel Management held a launch event announcing the subsidiary's development strategy in tandem with a signing ceremony at the Novotel Shanghai... Read more

JLL Real Views - How Self-Service Technology Is Enhancing the Guest Experience - By Natasha Stokes

2016-12-14 10:33:25 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

At hotels around the world, the friendly face of a concierge who remembers your name could soon be replaced by technology that aims to do just the same. Read more

Andrew Gibson Named Vice-President - Well-Being - Luxury Brands for AccorHotels

2016-12-14 10:18:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

AccorHotels' newly created Luxury Brands structure, which includes the Raffles, Fairmont, Sofitel, MGallery, Pullman and Swissôtel brands, has announced the appointment of Andrew Gibson as Vice-President,... Read more

Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur Announced for Early 2018

2016-12-14 10:09:10 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Located in the heart of the Golden Triangle neighbourhood, Kuala Lumpur'sbusiness and financial district, the Hotel is part of a 65-storey mixed-use tower that will include 242 Four Seasons Private Residences, 27... Read more

Marriott Ithaca Hotel Opens

2016-12-14 10:06:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

A joint venture between Urgo Hotels & Resorts and Ensemble Hotel Partners announced the opening of the 10-story, 159-room, full-service Marriott Hotel in downtown Ithaca, New York. Read more

Knowing Makes No Difference to Sleeping Giants - By Mark Keith

2016-12-14 09:59:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hotel industry is in the midst of a dramatic change. However, knowing there is a need for change is not enough. Real change or transformation is the most daunting task facing organizations & individuals in todays... Read more

Hotel Booking Trends for 2016 Holiday Travel

2016-12-14 09:50:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Tourico Holiday today shared its inaugural Holiday Hotel Report offering data and trends in hotel booking behavior during the holiday season. Read more

Hotel Arriva Express Guadalajara Plaza Del Sol Converts to AC Hotels by Marriott

2016-12-14 09:30:51 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Deutsche Bank Mexico, S.A., Banking institution, Trust Division F/1616 or Fibra Inn (BMV: FINN13, ADR OTC: DFBRY) announced that it will invest in the rebranding of the Arriva Express Guadalajara Plaza del Sol Hotel... Read more

Hotel Marketing: 10 Things That Worked in 2016

2016-12-13 13:12:01 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Marketing can often seem like a bottomless pit of possibilities. The days of investing in only a few marketing channels are long gone. Now, there are endless ways to reach potential guests and drive direct bookings,... Read more

David Child Named General Manager for Bethesda Marriott

2016-12-13 13:00:09 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Child brings 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the University of Huddersfield in England. He began his career at the Mayflower Hotel in... Read more

Strong Start to New Year for US Hoteliers

2016-12-13 12:55:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel Industry Leading Indicator - HIL - Report on Future Business Activity Read more

The Road to Successful Partnerships Between Hoteliers and Travel Buyers - By Kate Vasiloff, GBTA Foundation

2016-12-13 10:35:05 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

When it comes to establishing solid partnerships between hoteliers and corporate travel professionals, there is no formula or silver bullet that guarantees success. There are a few key elements though that both sides... Read more Interviews Jim Butler on Chinese Investment and US Economic Issues

2016-12-13 10:17:18 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

I was recently interviewed by to discuss Chinese investment in the United States, including why the US is an attractive market for Chinese dollars, how it helps the US economy, and what it means for the... Read more

Playa Hotels & Resorts To Go Public

2016-12-13 09:56:29 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Playa Hotels & Resorts and Pace Holdings Corp. Announce Business Combination Read more

Driving Ancillary Revenues With Your Hotel Property Management System - By Jos Schaap

2016-12-13 09:51:40 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

In the travel industry, 48% of airline passengers and 59% of hotel guests said they were interested in upgrades or additional services. The airline industry has found a model that enables more revenues by compelling... Read more

London Hotels Report Increased Occupancy and Rates for November 2016

2016-12-13 09:29:47 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

STRs preliminary November 2016 data for London, England, indicates strong demand growth and sharp performance increases. Read more