Latest Hotel Industry News

As Sierra Leone's complications slacken, hotel investment finds fertile ground

2018-01-31 00:35:53 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Sierra Leone is working to develop its economy and tourism sector, including infrastructure, education and health care—and hospitality. Read more

Four Seasons to develop new hotel, private residences in India

2018-01-31 00:35:49 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

A new Four Seasons hotel and residences is coming to Bengaluru's Embassy ONE in summer 2018. Read more

JLL brokers sale of a Sheraton and Luxury Collection property in Buenos Aires

2018-01-31 00:35:46 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Investment funds managed by PointState Argentum are the new owners of the two Buenos Aires hotels following a $100-million sale. Read more

Nuvola partners with BluIP for hotel team communications

2018-01-30 19:05:07 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

This functionality, which will be available to all mutual Nuvola and BluIP clients in February, aims to address and improve interdepartmental communications. Read more

China Lodging, TPG Capital JV buy two Beijing hotels

2018-01-30 19:05:04 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

A joint venture between China Lodging Group and TPG Capital Asia has acquired two hotels in Beijing from Ascendas Hospitality Trust. Read more

Understanding the flow of tech spend to the bottom line

2018-01-30 19:04:58 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Every department needs to be conscious of finances, which helps your company make the best investment with the resources it has. Read more

Hard Rock International names new EVP of development, marketing

2018-01-30 19:04:53 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Jeffrey Hook was most recently SVP of business development and marketing for Hard Rock International. Read more

McKibbon Hospitality acquires its fifth Aloft management contract

2018-01-30 19:04:50 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The new management contract expands McKibbon’s presence in Jacksonville, where the company manages a Homewood Suites Jacksonville. Read more

Marriott signs new pledge to fight human trafficking in hotels

2018-01-30 19:04:47 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The new partnership includes Marriott’s agreement to sign ECPAT-USA’s Tourism Child-Protection Code of Conduct. Read more

Rooms in this hotel come with self-parking slippers

2018-01-30 19:04:44 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The ProPilot Park Ryokan in Japan combines traditional hospitality with Nissan’s autonomous driving technology to give guests some quirky amenities. Read more

Live! Casino & Hotel deploys new guest-experience technology

2018-01-30 19:04:37 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The hospitality platform will be in use at the new Live! Hotel, which is set to open in Hanover, Md., this spring. Read more

SkyTouch’s choiceADVANTAGE adds choiceEDGE GRS integration

2018-01-30 19:04:34 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The choiceEDGE platform delivers information into the choiceADVANTAGE system while also sending changes to availability and inventory. Read more

Crown Resorts finalizes share sale of Las Vegas Strip development site

2018-01-29 21:44:55 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Crown Resorts has sold its stake in a vacant lot originally planned for a casino on Las Vegas Boulevard in a $325-million deal. Read more

Wanda Group unloads two hotels in Australia

2018-01-29 21:44:50 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Dalian Wanda Group has signed off on the sale of its two Australian hotel projects to a China-backed developer for USD$913 million. Read more

RLH Corporation closes on five hotel sale agreements

2018-01-29 21:44:47 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

The five sales are currently anticipated to close in February or early March, 2018, subject to standard contingencies and closing conditions. Read more

Preferred Hotels & Resorts celebrates 50 years

2018-01-29 21:44:43 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

To commemorate its 50-year anniversary, the company is launching a year-long Golden Anniversary campaign flush with consumer-focused initiatives. Read more

Waterford appoints new GM to this Lake Placid, N.Y., Marriott

2018-01-29 21:44:39 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Lisa Reeser most recently was director of room operations at Ashworth by the Sea in Hampton, N.H. Read more

Robert De Niro to open Spain's second Nobu Hotel

2018-01-29 21:44:35 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Robert De Niro, celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa, and Hollywood producer Meir Teper are set to open Spain's second Nobu hotel in Marbella. Read more

Ahead of Brexit, UK's investor profile changes

2018-01-28 05:06:01 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Private equity groups are leaving the UK for mainland Europe in search of better returns. Read more