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Meghan Markle Tops Google’s Global Trending Charts For 2018

Meghan Markle, Brett Kavanaugh, Demi Lovato, Stormy Daniels, Khloe Kardashian, Sylvester Stallone, Hailey Baldwin and Cardi B were all in the running. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Nakheel development taking shape on Deira Islands, Dubai

Developer Nakheel and Spain’s RIU Hotels & Resorts’ AED670 million, 800-room beachfront resort and water park is taking shape at Deira Islands, with all accommodation floors almost complete, and roofing work under way. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Rosewood Taipei under development for 2024 opening in Taiwan

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Fubon Hospitality Management to manage Rosewood Taipei, set to open in 2024. The new ultra-luxury hotel located in the flourishing cultural and financial hub of Taiwan is an important addition to Rosewood’s expanding footprint in key destinations […]

Hotel Indigo Manchester – Victoria Station opens to first guests in north England

The boutique hotel is located at the gateway to the Northern Quarter, Manchester’s creative heart, and is adjacent to Exchange Square, the city’s shopping district. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Park Terrace Hotel Opens in NYC’s Bryant Park

The Bryant 16 West 40 soars 32 stories high, with 226 Park Terrace guest rooms, 2,500 square feet of retail space, 25,500 square feet of restaurant space and 57 luxury residential condominiums. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Everything Your Hotel Should Know About the Google Maps Update – Travel Tripper

If you didn’t pay attention to any of the warning notifications that Google Maps sent out, you might have noticed that your custom maps stopped working a couple of weeks ago and was replaced by a Google Maps watermark. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

An appeals court has sided with the City of Miami over Airbnb, giving the city the go-ahead to punish hundreds of Airbnb hosts accused of illegally renting their homes on the site. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

The Founders Inn and Spa In Virginia Beach Joins Tapestry Collection

The planned renovations to The Founders Inn and Spa will be completed within the next two years. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport Sold for $15.4 Million

Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) yesterday announced that it acquired the 127-room Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport for a purchase price of approximately $15.4 million, or $121,000 per key. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

DoubleTree by Hilton Oxford Belfry welcomes first guests

DoubleTree by Hilton Oxford Belfry – operated by RBH – is the latest addition to Hilton’s growing portfolio, which has an existing 51 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels in the UK and a further eight properties under construction. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

The Luxury Collection welcomes Hôtel de Berri to Paris

The Luxury Collection has welcomed the grand opening of Hôtel de Berri, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Paris. Owned by the Dokhan family, Hôtel de Berri offers eclectic, bold and refined designs devoted to the Parisian way of life. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Eden Roc Cap Cana welcomes four new ocean-front villas

Eden Roc Cap Cana, in the Dominican Republic, has launched four brand-new, ocean-front pool villas, designed with intimacy, warmth and unique experiences in mind. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

4 Ways Hoteliers Can Improve Their Business Intelligence Capabilities

The following is a brief excerpt from the new Starfleet Research study ‘How to Leverage Business Intelligence to Improve Hotel Performance,’ which is currently available for complimentary access. The research findings featured in the study are derived from surveys conducted earlier this year with more […]

Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead Hotel Sold for $53.5 Million

Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: XHR) today announced its acquisition of the former Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta, a 127-room luxury hotel located in the upscale Buckhead area of Atlanta, Georgia, for $53.5 million, or approximately $421,000 per key. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Expedia Group Launching AI Bot for Lodging Partners – Travel Weekly

Expedia Group is launching a bot powered by artificial intelligence (AI) that is designed to help their lodging partners maximize growth. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead Hotel Opens

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced today the opening of Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead. The property, formerly Mandarin Oriental Atlanta, is the first for the brand in Atlanta. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Wyndham to open three hotels in Deira, Dubai

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is set to increase its footprint in Dubai with three new managed hotels as part of the Deira Waterfront Development by Ithra Dubai, a wholly owned subsidiary of Investment Corporation of Dubai. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Radisson Oslo Airport Hotel West opens in Norway

Radisson Hotel Group’s third property at Oslo Airport is an ideal base for both leisure and business travellers passing through the second-busiest airport in the Nordic region. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Wanda Hotels Launches New Brand – Wanda Moments

700 Wanda Moments Hotels To Be Developed Within 5 Years read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Horwath Market Report: Rwanda – By Ronald Ngabo

Rwanda is no longer a newcomer into the tourism scene – it has paved its own way to becoming a leading eco-tourism and MICE destination, anchored in its vision, values, aspirations and leadership. Now is the time to invest in this country full of opportunities […]

U.S. November Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 3.7%

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 155,000 in November, and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7 percent. Job gains occurred in health care, in manufacturing, and in transportation and warehousing. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Cheval recalibrates offering ahead of international expansion

Cheval has announced the expansion of its brand beyond Cheval Residences with the launch of Cheval Collection, a platform to expand the Cheval brand in an international context. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

CANVAS Hotel Dallas to Open January 1, 2019

Formerly known as NYLO Dallas South Side, CANVAS is created and managed by INTRIGUE Hotels & Resorts, the independent lifestyle division of Interstate Hotels & Resorts. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Will Marriott Data Breach Herald the Death of Personalization? – PhoCusWright

Because of the size of the breach and the underlying issues that may have caused it, many may point to the hotel sector’s drive towards personalization and trigger a major rethink. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

US Hotel Occupancy Up 1.0 Percent to 57.3 Percent – Week Ending December 1st – 2018

RevPAR up 3.3 Percent to US$68.93 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

IHG to Launch Voco Brand in the UAE With Voco Dubai Hotel

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has signed a management agreement with ACICO Gulf Real Estate to rebrand Nassima Royal Hotel to voco Dubai, marking the first signing of voco, IHG’s new upscale hotel brand, in the Middle East. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Cheval recalibrates offering ahead of international expansion

Cheval has announced the expansion of its brand beyond Cheval Residences with the launch of Cheval Collection, a platform to expand the Cheval brand in an international context. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Yotel Long Island City to open in 2020

Yotel Long Island City marks the group’s eighth hotel under development or operation in the US with city hotels in Boston, San Francisco and Miami alongside three YotelPad properties in Miami, Park City and Mammoth. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Wilderness Safaris to rebuild Jao Camp, Botswana

Wilderness Safaris will rebuild Jao Camp, with the reimagined property due to open on June 1st. The work will also see the introduction of the camp’s luxurious and brand new Jao Villas. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Rosewood Hong Kong to open in March

Rosewood Hong Kong, situated within the Victoria Dockside arts, design and conceptual retail district, will open March 17th next year. Reservations are now being accepted as the hotel’s booking channels go live. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Hawaiian Airlines Reports November 2018 Traffic Statistics and Updates Expected Fourth Quarter Metrics

Hawaiian welcomed more than 937,000 guests in November 2018, a decrease of 0.8 percent over the same period last year. Total traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 2.8 percent on an increase of 5.0 percent in capacity (available seat miles). Load factor decreased 1.8 points to […]

10 Revenue Management Challenges to Embrace For 2019 – By Melissa Kalan

While it is important to analyse the impact of historical strategies and data, looking ahead is equally important. ARMA founder Melissa Kalan explores what smart revenue managers should keep in mind when planning 2019. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hospitality Experts Come Together to Discuss the Future of the Industry Driven by Technology at HITEC Dubai 2018

The two-day expo is being held at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai from 5-6 December with an aim to facilitate knowledge sharing, networking and deal flow amongst hoteliers and hospitality technology providers. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens Now Accepting Reservations for Spring Opening

The hotel is located 25 kilometres (16 miles) south of Athens and 24 kilometres (15 miles) from the Athens airport in the area of Vouliagmeni along a pristine shoreline of the Aegean coast. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

AC Hotels by Marriott Opens First Hotel in Middle East and Africa in Capetown

AC Hotels by Marriott today announced the opening of AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront marking the debut of the brand in Middle East and Africa read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Four Seasons unveils plans for private residences development in San Francisco

Slated for completion in 2020, Four Seasons Private Residences at 706 Mission Street, San Francisco, will combine spacious living and distinctive elegance with legendary Four Seasons personalised services. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Barack Obama Beats Donald Trump In Twitter 2018 Showdown

But Trump did take the top spot in one category of the social media platform’s annual roundup. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Four Seasons unveils plans for private residences development in San Francisco

Slated for completion in 2020, Four Seasons Private Residences at 706 Mission Street, San Francisco, will combine spacious living and distinctive elegance with legendary Four Seasons personalised services. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

AccorHotels signs two new Vietnam properties for Mövenpick brand

Slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2021, the opening of Mövenpick Resort Van Phong and Mövenpick Resort & Spa Halong Bay will add 525 rooms to the growing portfolio in the region. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Red Planet to Invest Up to 22 Billion Yen Into New Hotels in Japan

Red Planet Japan Inc. (3350:JP) today announced the formation of a joint venture with funds managed by GreenOak Investment Management K.K., the Japanese arm of GreenOak Real Estate, that will develop Red Planet branded hotels in select city centres throughout Japan. read more >>> Source:: […]

132 Room Cambria Hotel to Open 2020 in Jacksonville, Fla

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has signed an agreement with Ash Properties to develop a five-story, 132-room Cambria Hotel in Jacksonville, Fla. The hotel is slated to open in 2020. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Ctrip and Rivals Brace for a Travel Market Cooldown – Jing Travel

The potential for a slowdown in the outbound tourism market is forcing Ctrip.com International to shift strategic priorities, something that all major online travel agencies catering to the China market will have to consider. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hilton Birmingham at UAB Completes Conversion

Hilton Birmingham at UAB, The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s flagship hotel on campus, has completed its multi-million dollar renovation, officially converting from a DoubleTree by Hilton property to a Hilton Hotels & Resorts hotel. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang opens its doors

DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang has opened, located in the culturally historic 1,500-year-old town of Nanxiang, now an up-and-coming business district in Shanghai Jiading. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Taschenbergpalais Kempinski Dresden unveils new spa plans

Taschenbergpalais Kempinski Dresden has launched a new spa retreat – a royal retreat right next to the city’s most famous sights. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

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