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Carey Watermark Investors 2 Inc. Plans to Acquire up to $1.4 billion in Lodging & Related Properties

Carey Watermark Investors 2 Inc. Plans to Acquire up to $1.4 billion in Lodging & Related Properties

February 27, 2015

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2015 — Carey Watermark Investors 2 Incorporated (“CWI 2”) announced today that its registration statement has...

Starwood Capital Group and Melia Create Joint Venture to Acquire Portfolio of Spanish Resorts

Starwood Capital Group and Melia Create Joint Venture to Acquire Portfolio of Spanish Resorts

February 27, 2015

Initial Portfolio Consists of Seven Beachfront Hotels Representing 2,933 Keys GREENWICH, Conn. and MALLORCA, Spain, Feb. 27, 2015—Starwood Capital Group,...

Hilton Worldwide Honors Twelve Team Members with the 2014 CEO Light & Warmth Award

Hilton Worldwide Honors Twelve Team Members with the 2014 CEO Light & Warmth Award

February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015 - MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today announced that 12 Team Members at owned, managed and franchise properties have received the 2014 CEO...

Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Reports Summary: Belmond, HPT, and Ashford Trust

Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Reports Summary: Belmond, HPT, and Ashford Trust

February 27, 2015

Belmond Ltd. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results  Fourth Quarter 2014 Highlights Same store revenue per available room (“RevPAR”) of...

New travelhorizons™ Survey Reveals Continued Positive Outlook for U.S. Travel Industry

New travelhorizons™ Survey Reveals Continued Positive Outlook for U.S. Travel Industry

February 27, 2015

travelhorizons™ Survey Reveals Significant Rise in Leisure and Business TravelIntentions and Current Interest in Visiting Cuba  ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 27,...

Oracle MICROS Strengthens Partnership with SiteMinder to Enhance Distribution Offering for Hotels

Oracle MICROS Strengthens Partnership with SiteMinder to Enhance Distribution Offering for Hotels

February 27, 2015

27 February 2015 London, UK - Two of the world’s leading providers of hotel technology solutions, Oracle MICROS and SiteMinder, have today announced an...

ResortCom International’s Chairman John Small Steps Down

ResortCom International’s Chairman John Small Steps Down

February 27, 2015

LAS VEGAS – (February 27, 2015)   After 16 years at the helm of ResortCom International, Chairman John Small has stepped down to pursue other projects....

Despite Dip in January, More Visitors Expected in Hawaii in 2015 than 2014

Despite Dip in January, More Visitors Expected in Hawaii in 2015 than 2014

Allison Schaefers | The Honolulu Star-Advertiser | February 27, 2015

Feb. 27--The Hawaii Tourism Authority has set a target of hosting nearly 8.6 million visitors this year, up from the 8.3 million who came last year, despite a...

Owned by Samar Hospitality, New Aloft Delray Beach to be Developed with January 2018 Opening Planned

Owned by Samar Hospitality, New Aloft Delray Beach to be Developed with January 2018 Opening Planned

Alexandra Clough | The Palm Beach Post, Fla. | February 27, 2015

Feb. 26--Delray Beach, a sizzling tourist destination, now is a target of boutique hotel chains -- the biggest trend in the lodging industry. One hotelier...

Centara Hotels Signs Third Property in Vietnam; Centara Beach Resort & Spa Phu Quoc to Open Q3 2015

Centara Hotels Signs Third Property in Vietnam; Centara Beach Resort & Spa Phu Quoc to Open Q3 2015

February 27, 2015

Thirayuth Chirathivat (4th left) Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts and Mr. Trinh Quang Hung (5th right), The Owner of Binh Le Xuan Ltd....

Managed by U.S. Hospitality Management, 90-key Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas Market Center Opens in TX

Managed by U.S. Hospitality Management, 90-key Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas Market Center Opens in TX

March 2, 2015

March 2, 2015- DALLAS and MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton Hotels, Hilton Worldwide's global brand of more than 2,000 mid-priced Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and...

Ashi Houma Hotels Opens the 105-suite Homewood Suites Houma in Louisiana’s Bayou Country

Ashi Houma Hotels Opens the 105-suite Homewood Suites Houma in Louisiana’s Bayou Country

March 2, 2015

March 02, 2015 - HOUMA, La. and MCLEAN, Va. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's international brand of upscale, all-suite, extended-stay hotels,...

TrustYou Quickly Becoming The New Industry Standard For Displaying Reviews on Travel Websites

TrustYou Quickly Becoming The New Industry Standard For Displaying Reviews on Travel Websites

March 2, 2015

TrustYou Meta-Reviews™ Now Improve The Search-Shop-Buy Funnel For More Than 150 Travel WebsitesNew York, NY and Munich, Germany - March 2, 2015 - TrustYou's...

Loews Hotels & Resorts Opens the 400-room Loews Chicago Hotel

Loews Hotels & Resorts Opens the 400-room Loews Chicago Hotel

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (March 2, 2015) - Loews Hotels & Resorts, a wholly owned subsidiary of Loews Corporation (NYSE:L), today announced that the new Loews Chicago Hotel...

St. Regis Istanbul Opens; Starwood on Track to Open 40 Hotels in Europe in Next Five Years

St. Regis Istanbul Opens; Starwood on Track to Open 40 Hotels in Europe in Next Five Years

March 2, 2015

March 02, 2015 - BERLIN - From the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) in Berlin, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced...

Discovering the Partners of the 6th Annual Young Hoteliers Summit 2015

Discovering the Partners of the 6th Annual Young Hoteliers Summit 2015

March 2, 2015

Monday 16th – Wednesday 18th March 2015  Ecole Hoteliere De Lausanne, Switzerland Lausanne, March 2 2015 – The 6th annual Young Hoteliers Summit 2015...

Even Lenders Are Happy: Interest Expense Coverage Continues to Improve

Even Lenders Are Happy: Interest Expense Coverage Continues to Improve

March 2, 2015

By Robert Mandelbaum Much has been written about how U.S. hotel owners and operators are profiting from the current strong lodging market conditions. Revenues...

Carlsbad Seapointe Resort Awarded with RCI Gold Crown Resort® Property Designation

Carlsbad Seapointe Resort Awarded with RCI Gold Crown Resort® Property Designation

March 2, 2015

Resort honored for excellence in accommodations, hospitality and RCI subscribing member experienceCarlsbad, CA – March 2, 2015 – Carlsbad Seapointe Resort...

Hotel Values Rise Across Europe with Madrid Seeing Biggest Hike, Says HVS Hotel Valuation Index

Hotel Values Rise Across Europe with Madrid Seeing Biggest Hike, Says HVS Hotel Valuation Index

March 2, 2015

02 March 2015, London: Europe’s hotels witnessed their fifth consecutive year of value growth last year, with properties in the UK and Southern Europe seeing...

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