Latest Hotel Industry News

St. Regis First Hotel in Washington, D.C. Metro to Feature Plum In-Room Wine By-the-Glass Amenity

2019-01-16 15:57:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Palo Alto, California (January 16, 2019) - Plum, the hospitality industry’s revolutionary new wine by-the-glass appliance, today announced that the St. Regis Washington, D.C. is the first D.C. Metro-area hotel... Read more


McNeill Hotel Investors Acquires Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton and Springhill Suites by Marriott in Columbia, Maryland

2019-01-16 15:34:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Germantown, Tenn. – January 16, 2019 – McNeill Hotel Investors (“McNeill”) announced today the acquisition of a two-hotel portfolio of adjacent properties in Columbia, MD, the four-story,... Read more


McKibbon Hospitality Selected to Manage 200-Room Hyatt House Chicago Fulton Market District

2019-01-16 05:07:00 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

CHICAGO, IL. (January 15, 2019) – McKibbon Hospitality, an award-----winning leader in the hotel development and management industry, has been awarded the management contract for the Hyatt House Chicago Fulton... Read more


The Dow Hotel Company Promotes Steve Griffin to EVP & Chief Financial Officer and Randall King to EVP & Chief Operating Officer

2019-01-16 04:42:16 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

SEATTLE, Wash., January 16, 2019—Officials of The Dow Hotel Company (DHC), a leading national hotel owner/investor and operator, today promoted Steve Griffin to executive vice-president & chief financial officer... Read more


IHG and Arab International Tourism Investment Company Partner for 2022 Debut voco Giza Pyramids in Egypt

2019-01-15 20:47:46 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with Arab International Tourism Investment Company to debut the voco™ brand in Egypt,... Read more


HOTEL Signs With Hyatt to Rebrand Cleviá Grand Leon to Hyatt Centric Campestre Leon Expected in Q1 2019

2019-01-15 20:13:35 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grupo Hotelero Santa Fe, S.A.B. Of C.V. (BMV: HOTEL) ("HOTEL" or "the Company"), one of the leading companies in the hotel industry in Mexico,... Read more



FANS International Hospitality Group to Convert Former Travelodge at Calgary Airport to Red Roof PLUS+ & Suites

2019-01-15 19:50:58 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 15, 2019 -- Meeting the continuing and growing global demand for the brand, Red Roof® is expanding its presence into the Canadian market, with its first property in Calgary, Alberta. The... Read more


Excel Group Acquires Three Hotel Portfolio in Virginia, New York and Rhode Island

2019-01-15 19:40:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 15, 2019 -- Washington DC-based real estate investment firm Excel Group has announced its recent acquisition of three hotels – the 151-room Hyatt Place Dulles Herndon-East in Herndon, VA;... Read more


Golden Entertainment Completes Acquisition of Two Laughlin, Nevada Casino Resorts From Marnell Gaming

2019-01-15 19:36:11 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

LAS VEGAS Jan. 14, 2019 -- Golden Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN) ("Golden" or the "Company") announced today that it completed its previously announced acquisition of Colorado Belle Gaming, LLC... Read more



The LCP Group and Blue Vista Capital Management Acquire 347-Room Hilton Kansas City Airport

2019-01-15 18:57:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

NEW YORK, NY, January 15, 2019 —The LCP Group, L.P. (LCP) and Blue Vista Capital Management (Blue Vista) jointly announced today the acquisition of the Hilton Kansas City Airport in Kansas City, Missouri. The... Read more



Lindsay Goldberg Acquires Affordable Suites of America

2019-01-15 18:48:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

NEW YORK--January 15, 2019 --Lindsay Goldberg, a private investment firm that focuses on partnering with families, founders and management teams seeking to actively build their businesses, today announced that it has... Read more



Arthur Keith Joins Kalahari Resorts and Conventions as General Manager of Pocono Mountains Resort

2019-01-15 18:26:22 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis.--January 15, 2019--Kalahari Resorts and Conventions has named Arthur Keith as general manager for the company’s Pocono Mountains resort. A hospitality veteran who has managed marquee... Read more


Limited and Select Service Hotels: 5 Ways Your Front Desk Staff Can Increase Direct Bookings and Cut Distribution Costs

2019-01-15 17:17:36 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Doug Kennedy Like all segments of the hotel industry, limited and select service hotels are seeing distribution costs eating away at top-line profits. Of course OTA’s and other third parties are important to... Read more


ASSA ABLOY Hospitality’s Growth Leads to ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions

2019-01-15 16:43:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Expansion into new markets provides security hardware, software, installation maintenance and support services to more customers than ever before. Stockholm – January 15, 2018 –ASSA ABLOY Hospitality,... Read more



IHG® Launches New Lead Sharing Program With Interactive Sites’ Lead Managment Platform - ShareIt Online™

2019-01-15 15:38:07 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

PHOENIX, AZ, January 15, 2019 – Interactive Sites, a leading developer of online solutions for the hospitality industry, has successfully launched another private labeled release of their cross-sell and lead... Read more



Trump® International Hotel Waikiki Appoints Patsy Narimatsu as Director of Sales and Marketing

2019-01-15 06:35:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

HONOLULU (January 15, 2018) - Trump® International Hotel Waikiki  has named Patsy Narimatsu as its director of sales and marketing, bringing 37 years of experience in the hospitality... Read more



Developer Brothers Unveil Plans to Develop Circa Resort & Casino in Las Vegas Marking First Ground-Up Development in Decades

2019-01-15 06:24:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

LAS VEGAS – Developers and brothers Derek and Greg Stevens have officially unveiled plans for Circa Resort & Casino, a brand-new integrated gaming resort in Downtown Las Vegas slated to open in December 2020. A... Read more


Tryp Lima Miraflores Undergoes Rebranding to INNSIDE Lima Miraflores, a Meliá Brand

2019-01-15 06:04:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Lima, Peru (January 15, 2019) – Meliá Hotels International announces today that Tryp Lima Miraflores has rebranded to INNSIDE Lima Miraflores, joining the INNSIDE by Meliá portfolio. The property... Read more



Hyatt Regency Austin Appoints Jeff Ouradnik as Director of Sales and Marketing

2019-01-15 05:56:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Austin, Texas (January 15, 2019) – Hyatt Regency Austin, located on the shores of Lady Bird Lake in downtown Austin, has named Jeff Ouradnik as director of sales and marketing.  Ouradnik joins the property... Read more


Greystone Hotels San Francisco Portfolio Welcomes Two New General Managers 

2019-01-15 05:47:24 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (January 15, 2019) – Greystone Hotels announces the appointment of Michaela Winn as General Manager of the King George Hotel and the promotion of Brian Barden to Area General Manager of both... Read more