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When Less is More in Hotel Design

When Less is More in Hotel Design

April 29, 2016

by Neasa MacErlean Wardrobes, trouser presses and fruit bowls have long been among the hallmarks of hotel bedrooms – but their days are numbered in many...

Weakening Spring New Reservation Demand Produces Cloudy Outlook for Hoteliers

Weakening Spring New Reservation Demand Produces Cloudy Outlook for Hoteliers

April 29, 2016

However, Group Booking Growth Continues to Provide Promise in Majority of North American Markets NEW YORK – April 29, 2016 – New reservation...

Hotel Technologies Launches the Ultimate Charging Solution: Power Android, Apple and All Guests’ Mobile Devices

Hotel Technologies Launches the Ultimate Charging Solution: Power Android, Apple and All Guests’ Mobile Devices

April 29, 2016

iHome® HiW44 Desktop Charging Hub with Qi Wireless Charging to be displayed at HD EXPO in Las Vegas May 4th to 6th in Booth 3213 Rahway, N.J. (April 29,...

STOP Selling to the Masses. Start by Creating Guest Personas

STOP Selling to the Masses. Start by Creating Guest Personas

April 29, 2016

by Donna Lewis Essentially hotels offer a place to stay in a given location, and everyone needs that right? Which means a hotel’s target audience is...

Hersha Hospitality Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Net Income of $11.3 million Compared to a Net Loss of $7.5 million in the Year Ago Quarter

Hersha Hospitality Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Net Income of $11.3 million Compared to a Net Loss of $7.5 million in the Year Ago Quarter

April 29, 2016

- Consolidated Portfolio RevPAR Growth Excluding Renovations of 4.6% - - Comparable Portfolio RevPAR Growth Excluding Renovations of 2.7% - - Q1 2016 Hotel...

Chesapeake Lodging Trust Reports First Quarter Net Income of $7.6 million Compared to a net Loss of $0.9 million in Same Quarter 2015

Chesapeake Lodging Trust Reports First Quarter Net Income of $7.6 million Compared to a net Loss of $0.9 million in Same Quarter 2015

April 29, 2016

ANNAPOLIS, Md.--Apr. 28, 2016-- Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP), a lodging real estate investment trust (REIT), reported today its financial results for...

Firmdale Hotels Giving ‘Power to the People’ with Portable Mobile Device Charging from Kube Systems

Firmdale Hotels Giving ‘Power to the People’ with Portable Mobile Device Charging from Kube Systems

April 29, 2016

Ham Yard Hotel in London and Crosby Street Hotel in New York providing charging for all smartphones, tablets, fitness bands, cameras and headphones in public...

New Study Illustrates Seismic Shift in Honeymoon Travel Trends in North America: Infographic

New Study Illustrates Seismic Shift in Honeymoon Travel Trends in North America: Infographic

April 29, 2016

STAMFORD, Conn. -- On the brink of bridal season, Westin Hotels & Resorts , part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), today revealed a bold...

Economic Factors that Influence Tourism in Africa

Economic Factors that Influence Tourism in Africa

April 29, 2016

By Josephine Wawira According to ADB's Africa Tourism Monitor 2015, global tourism has continued to grow prodigiously to 1.133 billion arrivals in 2014...

Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens in Downtown Indianapolis, Indiana Under General Manager Whitney Barnes

Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens in Downtown Indianapolis, Indiana Under General Manager Whitney Barnes

April 29, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. and MCLEAN, Va. - Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced...

InnProperties Opens Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel Eau Claire Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin

InnProperties Opens Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel Eau Claire Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin

April 29, 2016

Eau Claire, WI – April 29, 2016 – The 90-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Eau Claire, Wisconsin is now open for business with its...

Managed by HMI Hospitality, Hiilton Garden Inn Opens in Sunderland, UK

Managed by HMI Hospitality, Hiilton Garden Inn Opens in Sunderland, UK

April 29, 2016

SUNDERLAND, UK - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) upscale global brand of hotels, today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn...

Grupo Posadas Launches Fiesta American Resort Collection in Mexico

Grupo Posadas Launches Fiesta American Resort Collection in Mexico

April 29, 2016

CANCUN, MEXICO (April 29th, 2016) – Grupo Posadas, the largest hotel operator in Mexico, proudly announces the official launch of the Fiesta Americana...

Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel and Conference Center to Reveal Multi-Year Comprehensive Renovation

Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel and Conference Center to Reveal Multi-Year Comprehensive Renovation

April 29, 2016

Opelika, AL –April 29, 2016 –Construction crews have been in overdrive transforming the Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel and Conference Center at...

Two CLA Members Honored with 2016 Connecticut Governor’s Tourism Awards

Two CLA Members Honored with 2016 Connecticut Governor’s Tourism Awards

April 29, 2016

New Haven, CT - April 28, 2016 - The Connecticut Lodging Association (CLA) would like to congratulate all the recipients of the 2016 Connecticut...

IACC Names Canadian and Australian Chefs Winners of Global Copper Skillet Competition

IACC Names Canadian and Australian Chefs Winners of Global Copper Skillet Competition

April 29, 2016

LONDON—April 2016 – Six chefs from IACC Americas, Australia Asia Pacific and European member venues competed for the Global Copper Skillet at...

Boom Times Revisit Nepal’s Hotel Sector: CG Holdings Signs with IHG for Proposed Holiday Inn in Jhamsikhel

Boom Times Revisit Nepal’s Hotel Sector: CG Holdings Signs with IHG for Proposed Holiday Inn in Jhamsikhel

Sangam Prasain | The Kathmandu Post, Nepal / Asia News Network | April 29, 2016

April 29--India's most celebrated luxury hotel chain Taj re-entered Nepal this year by signing a management contract with Chaudhary Group (CG) Hotels and...

IACC Unveils New Conference Format and Recognizes Excellence in Key Award Recipients at IACC-America’s Connect Annual Conference

IACC Unveils New Conference Format and Recognizes Excellence in Key Award Recipients at IACC-America’s Connect Annual Conference

April 29, 2016

CHICAGO, April 2016---Capping another year of unprecedented innovation and achievement, IACC introduced a ground-breaking new conference format, which...

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Net Income of $184 million Compared to $99 million in 2015

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Net Income of $184 million Compared to $99 million in 2015

April 29, 2016

BETHESDA, Md., April 29, 2016 -- Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST), the nation’s largest lodging real estate investment trust...

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