Latest Hotel Industry News

Jeff Smith Named Chief Financial Officer for Viceroy Hotel Group

2017-01-25 16:52:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Viceroy Hotel Group (VHG) has chosen one of its own senior leaders to fill the role of Chief Financial Officer. Announced today, Jeff Smith has been promoted to CFO, effective immediately. Read more


Federico González Tejera Named Chief Executive Officer for

2017-01-25 16:47:45 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Carlson Hotels Announces CEO Succession Read more


Canadian Hotel Industry Reported Positive Year-Over-Year Results in the Three Key Performance Metrics During 2016

2017-01-25 16:09:52 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Compared with 2015, occupancy increased 0.6% to 64.5%, and average daily rate (ADR) rose 4.3% to CAD149.19. As a result, revenue per available room (RevPAR) grew 5.0% to CAD96.25. Read more


10 Secrets of Luxury Hotel Websites (Part 1)

2017-01-25 16:04:14 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Unique amenities, exclusive experiences and personalized service used to be the proprietary domain of luxury hotels but now these offerings have become mainstream in hotels from midscale upwards. This means that... Read more


Hilton Woking Hotel Coming to the U.K. in 2021

2017-01-25 13:59:40 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hilton (NYSE:HLT) this week announced plans to introduce its Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand to the affluent Surrey town of Woking, with the signing of a management agreement with Bandstand Square Developments Limited... Read more


Trump Hotels is Planning a Massive US Expansion - Business Insider

2017-01-25 13:46:39 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

A whole lot more Trump hotels may be coming to the US. Read more


Hotel Industry in the Central/South America Region Reports 4.5 Percent RevPAR Increase for Full Year 2016

2017-01-25 13:36:51 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Occupancy: drops -4.3% to 55.6% - ADR increases +9.3% to US$94.69 Read more


The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas to Open April 2017

2017-01-25 13:29:39 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas, situated on 16 oceanfront acres of North K'anapali Beach, today announced that it will open on April 15, 2017, and is currently confirming reservations for May 1, 2017. Read more


Steady Growth Projected for U.S. Hotels in 2017 And 2018

2017-01-25 13:26:06 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

For total-year 2017, the U.S. hotel industry is predicted to report a 0.3% decrease in occupancy to 65.3%, a 2.8% rise in average daily rate (ADR) to US$127.34 and a 2.5% increase in revenue per available room... Read more


Upgrading Your Hotel Property Management System? Here Are Four Things to Keep in Mind

2017-01-25 11:02:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

According to The 2016 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems, property management solutions (PMS) account for the largest portion of the budget for hotel technology investments. Its no surprise that... Read more


TrustYou Study Uncovers Travelers’ Online Search and Booking Behaviors

2017-01-25 10:42:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Review Score Second Most Important Factor Affecting the Booking Decision After a Hotels Rate - Majority Eliminated Hotels Below A Three-Star-Rating When Choosing The Hotel Read more


EyeforTravel Infographic and Survey Report: Marketing and Mobile Strategies to Engage the Connected Traveller

2017-01-24 11:40:49 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Find out why 74% of the respondents picked mobile investment as a big winner for the travel industry Read more


Hotel Lenders Express Cautious Outlook for Lending Environment In 2017

2017-01-24 10:59:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

None of the lenders surveyed for the Hotel Investors Gauge believe hotel values will increase significantly in the next 12 months Read more


UK CEOs Rate Cyber Risks As Second Most Significant Business Threat

2017-01-24 10:45:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

As world leaders gathered in Davos last week, cyber security again featured high on the agenda. PwCs CEO Survey reveals that three-quarters (76%) of UK CEOs consider cyber risks to be a significant business threat.... Read more


132 Room Cambria Hotels & Suites to Open 2019 in Sonoma County

2017-01-24 10:20:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced it has signed an agreement with franchise partner Stratus Development Partners, LLC, to develop a new Cambria hotel & suites in Sonoma County, Calif. The... Read more



Gary Gray Named Chief Investment Officer for Twenty Four Seven Hotels

2017-01-24 10:09:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Twenty Four Seven Hotels announced the company has named Gary Gray as chief investment officer. Gray will oversee portfolio growth strategies across acquisitions, development and hotel management opportunities for the... Read more


Positive Total Year 2016 Performance Metrics for Hotel Industry in European Region

2017-01-24 09:52:06 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

European Hoteliers Report 0.6 Percent Occupancy and 2.1 Percent RevPAR Increases for 2016 Read more



Fairmont Century Plaza Los Angeles to Open In 2018

2017-01-24 09:18:57 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Next Century Associates yesterday announced the signing of definitive agreements for the revitalization and management of the historic Century Plaza Hotel, located in the heart of Century... Read more


Virgin Hotels New Orleans Announced for 2019

2017-01-24 09:12:58 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Virgin Hotels, the hotel brand by Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson, has announced plans to open and operate a new hotel in the Warehouse District of New Orleans. Read more



EyeforTravel's Essential 2017 Travel Data & Technology Pack

2017-01-24 09:06:22 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

EyeforTravel's Essential Travel & Technology pack will give you the tools you need to understand this fast-changing landscape and take advantage of it in 2017 Read more