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U.K. Hotels Forecast 2017: Facing the Future: a Question of Balance

2016-09-26 11:08:07 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Cautious outlook for London hotel performance in 2017 as weaker demand and supply glut impact the capital - Fall in London hotel demand in H1 2016 as corporate uncertainty and tight travel budgets take their toll Read more

Four Seasons to Open Hotel and Private Residences on De La Montagne Street in Montreal

2016-09-26 11:03:28 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Carbonleo announced a partnership with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to build a Four Seasons hotel and private residences on de la Montagne Street. This project, located in a pivotal, vibrant area of Montreal,... Read more

7 Ways to Increase Your Hotel’s Digital Footprint - By Catlyn Origitano

2016-09-26 10:52:16 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

For hoteliers, driving direct bookings is key to the health and viability of your property - 91% of hoteliers report increasing direct bookings as key for the future of their business. In order to attract potential... Read more

AC By Marriott Hotel Announced for 2018 In Cleveland

2016-09-26 10:48:25 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Slated to open in Spring of 2018, the property is part of the new 58 acre mixed-use development which will encompass 400,000 square feet of retail space, 150,000 square feet of offices, and 90 apartments at Interstate... Read more

St. Louis Union Station Hotel Joins Curio Collection

2016-09-26 10:44:15 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Following a $40 million transformation, St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton offers business and leisure guests 539 luxurious rooms and suites in what was once the largest and most ornate railway... Read more

Benchmark and Gemstone Unveil New Company, New Identity, 4 Distinct Brands

2016-09-26 09:08:20 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The launch of the combined, iconic companies, to be known as BENCHMARK, a global hospitality company, will include over 70 unique and distinctive hotels, resorts and conference centers, 8,000 guestrooms, 10,000... Read more

Hyatt Regency Hotel in Phnom Penh, Cambodia Annunced for 2020

2016-09-26 09:05:19 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced last week that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Chip Mong Group for a Hyatt Regency hotel in Cambodias capital, Phnom Penh. Expected to open... Read more

Three 'Must-Ask Questions' for Property Management System Solution Providers

2016-09-26 09:04:06 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hoteliers should gain a clear understanding of their own requirements and priorities and weigh them accordingly. Chapter 2 of The 2016 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems (currently available for... Read more

Radisson® Hotel Harrisburg, Pa, Announces Launch of Newly Renovated Restaurant 'Heirloom – an American Bistro' & 'Bridges' Lounge

2016-09-26 09:00:29 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Established in 1918, this Classic Hotel Providing Renovated Upscale Hospitality Experience for Guests Read more

Hyatt Regency Birmingham in the United Kingdom Sold for £38.6 Million

2016-09-23 08:00:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) yesterday announced that a Hyatt affiliate has sold Hyatt Regency Birmingham for approximately £38.6 million to an affiliate of Bin Otaiba Investment Group. The purchaser will... Read more

Westin Hotel Opens Downtown Buffalo

2016-09-23 07:44:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE:HOT), yesterday announced the opening of The Westin Buffalo in partnership with the hotels owner and operator, Delaware North. Located in... Read more

New Castle Hotels & Resorts Opens Fairfield Inn & Suites in Downtown New Orleans

2016-09-23 07:36:41 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

New Castle Hotels and Resorts (NCHR announced the opening yesterday of the 103-suite Fairfield Inn & Suites New Orleans Downtown/French Quarter Area, the companys first project in this top US convention and leisure... Read more

AC Hotel Nulu in Louisville to Break Ground in the First Quarter of 2017

2016-09-23 07:33:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Concord Hospitality Enterprises Company announced yesterday that it plans to open Kentuckys first AC Hotel by Marriott in the trendy Nulu neighborhood in downtown Louisville. Read more

US Hotel Occupancy Flat at 72.0 Percent - Week Ending September 17th - 2016

2016-09-22 12:11:01 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Average daily rate up 4.1 Percent to US$129.37 Read more

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Down 1.1 Percent to 78.2 Percent For Week Ending 17 September 2016

2016-09-22 12:06:55 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Revenue per available room up 4.9 Percent to CAD$128.12 Read more

STR Partners with Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association

2016-09-22 05:43:11 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The partnership is expected to bring 70% of available hotel rooms in Fiji into participation with STRs benchmarking program, with a goal to further strengthen participation over time. STRs worldwide sample accounts... Read more

Starwood Specialty Select Brands Power Record-Setting Global Growth with 132 Hotel Deals Signed and 30 Hotels Opened So Far in 2016

2016-09-21 11:40:18 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Aloft, Element and Four Points by Sheraton on Track to Sign all-time High Record Number of New Deals in 2016 Read more

The WebAwards Recognize HeBS Digital’s Industry-Leading Technology and Website Design with 7 Awards, Including Best Hotel and Lodging Website

2016-09-21 11:27:51 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

HeBS Digital is proud to announce the receipt of seven WebAwards from the Web Marketing Association in the Hotel and Lodging category, including the top award in its category, the Best Hotel and Lodging Website... Read more

Hotel Capitalization Rates Generally Flat According to USRC Hotel Investor Survey Mid Year 2016

2016-09-21 11:14:34 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The results of our Mid Year 2016 Hotel Investor Survey continue to show strength in investor interest in the hotel sector, but overall investment parameters have generally flattened. Most capitalization and discount... Read more

4 Things You Need to Know to Market to North American Travelers - By Catlyn Origitano

2016-09-21 10:58:18 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

According to Adobe, 82% of US summer travelers plan on staying domestic. With domestic flight prices down 6.6% year over year, and lower gas prices, American travelers have lots of spending power. Canada joins the US... Read more