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LE Reports U.S. Selling Price Per Room Soars in 1H 2014; Competition Intense For High-End Assets

LE Reports U.S. Selling Price Per Room Soars in 1H 2014; Competition Intense For High-End Assets

July 25, 2014

Average Selling Price Per Room Year-Over-Year (YOY) catapulted 28% to $150,223 per room in 1H 2014, compared to $117,300 in 1H 13. Prices in 1H 14 are also up...

LED Source® Completes Lighting Retrofit at The Chatwal Hotel; Reduces Lighting Energy Use by 90%

LED Source® Completes Lighting Retrofit at The Chatwal Hotel; Reduces Lighting Energy Use by 90%

July 25, 2014

Uses Rebates and Incentives Program to Lower Costs to $1 Per LED Lamp (New York City)—-LED Source®, the leading North American LED lighting solutions...

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Reports Q2 2014 Net Income of $16.6M; Same-Property RevPAR Increased 9.2%

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Reports Q2 2014 Net Income of $16.6M; Same-Property RevPAR Increased 9.2%

July 25, 2014

Adjusted EBITDA Rose 24.3 Percent; Adjusted FFO Per Diluted Share Climbed 29.9 Percent BETHESDA, Md.—Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) (the...

Luxury Conrad Hotel Planned for Historic Plymouth Building in Minneapolis, MN

Luxury Conrad Hotel Planned for Historic Plymouth Building in Minneapolis, MN

Janet Moore | Star Tribune (Minneapolis) | July 25, 2014

July 25--The historic Plymouth Building in downtown Minneapolis is slated to become a luxury Conrad hotel, according to city documents. There are only four...

Massachusetts Gaming Commission Urging City of Boston: Negotiate with Wynn

Massachusetts Gaming Commission Urging City of Boston: Negotiate with Wynn

Marie Szaniszlo | Boston Herald | July 25, 2014

July 25--The state Gaming Commission -- claiming the city is "abandoning" its casino-related interests in Charlestown -- said it would have its staff continue...

Adare Manor Castle & Golf Resort Wins 2014 Platinum Partner Award from Incentive Magazine

Adare Manor Castle & Golf Resort Wins 2014 Platinum Partner Award from Incentive Magazine

July 25, 2014

Adare Village, (Co. Limerick), Ireland, July 2014 … Adare Manor Castle & Golf Resort, located near Limerick and Shannon International Airport, has received...

Hotel Social Customer Care 101: A Free Webinar

Hotel Social Customer Care 101: A Free Webinar

July 25, 2014

Lodging Interactive is hosting a free social customer care webinar for hoteliers.PARSIPPANY, N.J. - JULY 25, 2014 - Lodging Interactive, a worldwide-recognized...

Latest STR Reports Indicate Tampa Area Hotels Leading Florida in Key Performance Indicators

Latest STR Reports Indicate Tampa Area Hotels Leading Florida in Key Performance Indicators

July 25, 2014

TAMPA, Fla. (July 25, 2014) - Visit Tampa Bay today released the results of the latest STR, Inc.  Accommodation Report (June 2014), which shows...

2014 Starts Out with a Bang for South Oregon Lodging Businesses; All KPI’s Up Over Last Year

2014 Starts Out with a Bang for South Oregon Lodging Businesses; All KPI’s Up Over Last Year

Greg Stiles | Mail Tribune, Medford, Ore. | July 25, 2014

July 25--Sparked by international tourism growth and a steady diet of East Coast travelers, the Historic Prospect Hotel continues to see its business tick...

City Assistance Sought for Conversion of Former Candy Factory in La Crosse, WI into a Boutique Hotel

City Assistance Sought for Conversion of Former Candy Factory in La Crosse, WI into a Boutique Hotel

Betsy Bloom | La Crosse Tribune, Wis. | July 25, 2014

July 25--Don Weber said Thursday he will seek city financial assistance to help convert a 116-year-old former candy factory into a multi-million-dollar luxury...

Hotel Executive Lou Plasencia Calls Out Tampa’s ‘Deplorable, Embarrassing’ Taxicabs

Hotel Executive Lou Plasencia Calls Out Tampa’s ‘Deplorable, Embarrassing’ Taxicabs

Jamal Thalji | Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla. | July 25, 2014

July 25--TAMPA -- Hotel developer Lou Plasencia flies all over the nation from Tampa International Airport. When he steps into a taxi, that's one of his first...

Radisson Signs 208-key Radisson Hotel & Convention Center Edmonton in Canada Opening September 2014

Radisson Signs 208-key Radisson Hotel & Convention Center Edmonton in Canada Opening September 2014

July 25, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (July 25, 2014) - Radisson, one of the best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the signing of the Radisson Hotel & Convention Center...

The 100-room Hotel Indigo Cleveland-Beachwood Opens in Ohio Completing Conversion and Renovation

The 100-room Hotel Indigo Cleveland-Beachwood Opens in Ohio Completing Conversion and Renovation

July 25, 2014

Owned by CBHV, LLC, and Managed by Atlantic Hospitality 25 July, 2014 - InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) Hotel Indigo® brand has opened its first hotel...

Shelborne Wyndham Grand South Beach in Miami, Florida Welcomes Nils Stolzlechner as General Manager

Shelborne Wyndham Grand South Beach in Miami, Florida Welcomes Nils Stolzlechner as General Manager

July 25, 2014

The 200-room Hotel to Reopen Soon Following its $280M Renovation MIAMI, July 25 2014 - Shelborne Wyndham Grand South Beach, the iconic Miami resort slated to...

Benchmark Names Richard N. Ebright III Director of Operations for Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, WV

Benchmark Names Richard N. Ebright III Director of Operations for Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, WV

July 25, 2014

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, July 25, 2014 - Benchmark Hospitality International®, a leading U.S.-based hospitality management company, has named Richard...

James Kelly Joins BridgeStreet Global Hospitality as Global Sales Manager

James Kelly Joins BridgeStreet Global Hospitality as Global Sales Manager

July 25, 2014

July 25, 2014 - HERNDON, Va. - BridgeStreet Global Hospitality - the leading international solution for serviced apartments - proudly announces the appointment...

Valencia Group’s 132-key Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, MO Names Daniel Posch DOSM

Valencia Group’s 132-key Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, MO Names Daniel Posch DOSM

July 25, 2014

July 25, 2014 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza, the luxury hotel managed by the Valencia Group, has named Daniel Posch as Director of...

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