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Disney Announces Plans to Build Nature-Inspired Mixed-Use Resort on Bay Lake

Hotel and Proposed Disney Vacation Club Property, Three Other Previously Announced Resort Projects to Add More Than 1,700 New Hotel Rooms, Villas at Walt Disney World Resort read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Weather-Related Catastrophes and Calculating the Aftermath – By David Trumble

Each year, the U.S. averages a dozen tropical depression storms, with many developing into Category 3, or higher, hurricanes. According to the National Hurricane Center, 2017 was one of the most destructive seasons on record. Last week Hurricane Michael, an unexpected Category 4 storm devastated […]

Emlyn Brown Named Vice President Wellbeing for AccorHotels’ Luxury Brands

Emlyn joins AccorHotels from Resense Spas S.A, where he most recently held the position of Global Design Director and was responsible for managing corporate strategies, wellbeing concepts and related design services. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Acquisitions drive strong revenue growth in third quarter at Accor

AccorHotels has reported revenue of €1,033 billion for the third quarter, up 22 per cent. The increase comes following the acquisition of Mövenpick and Australia-based Mantra. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

AccorHotels appoints Brown to vice president, wellness, role

Brown joins AccorHotels from Resense Spas, where he most recently held the position of global design director and was responsible for managing corporate strategies, wellbeing concepts and related design services. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

The Fullerton Hotel Sydney to Open October 2019 at 1 Martin Place

Hotel opening marks conversion from The Westin Sydney read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Le Sereno St Barth’s to Open December 1st

Sereno Hotels announced Le Sereno St. Barth will reopen and welcome back guests on December 1, 2018. Following damage from the passing of Hurricane Irma in September 2017, the Contreras family decided to demolish and to completely rebuild from scratch a significant part of the […]

Meetings & Events Forecasts Steady Growth For 2019

Meetings industry has achieved consistent growth in spend and attendees for the fourth consecutive year, solidifying its value as a business enabler read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Radisson Hotel Group Partners with Ctrip to Drive Growth in China and Abroad

Ctrip will play a key role in supporting Radisson Hotel Group’s growth in China – a key focus market for the group and its brand portfolio. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Cvent Launches Its First Quarterly Group Business Outlook

The third quarter of 2018 saw meeting planners award an unusually high number of RFPs for all future dates compared to a particularly weak third quarter of 2017. The growth rate in awarded RFPs to U.S. hotels over the past 12 months average 11.4%, based […]

9th Holiday Inn Express in Indonesia Opens

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened the doors to Holiday Inn Express Jakarta Matraman – the 9th Holiday Inn Express hotel in Indonesia and 5th in Jakarta. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Mövenpick Nabatean Castle Hotel reopens in Jordan

Highlights of the revamp include 90 contemporary rooms decorated in natural tones and featuring modern showers and attractive tile flooring that create a relaxed ambiance at this fortress-style hotel. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Five Tips for a Successful Cyber Monday Campaign – By Victoria Hsia

It’s no secret: Cyber Monday is a huge opportunity for hoteliers to drive bookings. What began as a one-day online shopping holiday has, over the years, extended into Black Friday and Thanksgiving, with some brands promoting deals even earlier. As a result, consumers aren’t just […]

Ritz-Carlton’s Antonia Hock Named to 2019 Luxury Daily Top 25 Women to Watch List

Luxury Daily has named Antonia Hock, Vice President of The Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center, to its 2019 Top 25 Women to Watch in Luxury list. Luxury Daily annually honors select women executives who show the potential to make a difference in the luxury business in the […]

HVS Report – Equity Yield Rates on the Decline – By J. Carter Allen and Rodney G. Clough

HVS continually tracks the rates of return on the assets that we consult on. In our most recent review, we found that equity yield rates, on average, have been declining, due in part to the expectation of slowing EBITDA Less Replacement Reserve growth. The sample […]

A recent, global PMS study conducted by h2c, titled, The Future of Hotel Management Systems: Identifying the Future Role of the PMS, set out with the lofty aim to shed light on the current (and future) PMS landscape. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

EZee Integrates Their Booking Engine With the Smart Solutions of Triptease

It’s time that the hotel industry welcomes the abundance of direct bookings and growing revenue through this integration. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Revinate Joins SiteMinder Exchange

Partnership Allows Revinate to Broaden Addressable Market and Go to Market Even Faster read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London, to partially reopen following fire

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London, will reopen its doors on Tuesday, December 4th following a fire at the property. In time for Christmas, the hotel will welcome guests into all its public areas, restaurants and event spaces. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Vizergy Digital Marketing Named 10 Fastest Growing Google Solution Provider of 2018

The announcement of this award follows CIO Review naming Vizergy one of the 20 Most Promising Web Development & Marketing Platforms in 2017. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Millennium Hotels’ M Social Sunnyvale Breaks Ground in California

The property will include 250 residences and a 263-room hotel with over 24,000 sq. ft of state-of-the-art function space including 11,000 sq. ft of flexible meeting and event space, 4,300 sq. ft of outdoor space and 9,100 sq. ft of public spaces. read more >>> […]

BridgeStreet Launches Mode Aparthotel in Edinburgh, Scotland

Eighty two contemporary apartments offer urban, chic living in the heart of the city offering guests an emersive local experience. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Shaikha Al Nowais Named Vice President Owner Relationship Management for Rotana Hotels

Rotana has announced a key promotion within its executive team. Shaikha Al Nowais, previous Director of Internal Audit, has taken up the new position of Vice President – Owner Relationship Management (ORM). The role has been created as part of Rotana’s ongoing drive to further […]

With luxury apartments, upmarket boutiques and restaurants, premium offices and a five-star hotel, the Shard has attracted people and companies to the surrounding area, helping to establish Southwark as a core business district and leading to the £1 billion redevelopment of London Bridge station. read […]

HSMAI to Host Hospitality Innovation ThinkTank at Phocuswright Conference

The ThinkTank, which will be held on Tuesday, November 13, will include research presented by HSMAI president and CEO Bob Gilbert as well as a panel with three C-level hospitality executives, who will share their perspectives on hospitality marketing innovation. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

RateGain and Hotelogix Join Hands to Help Hotels With Real-Time Distribution

The partnership would establish a two-way connectivity, where rates and availability from the Hotelogix PMS will automatically be pushed to RezGain, RateGain’s Channel Management platform for distribution across all the connected demand partners. Similarly, bookings on OTAs would also get instantaneously updated on Hotelogix PMS […]

Sojern, Sabre and Nor1 Webinar: How to Influence Guest’s Behavior from Booking Through Pre-Arrival

Join Sojern, Sabre and Nor1 as our experts take a look at how you can own and optimize over 451+ touchpoints in the average path-to-purchase to generate 1.5-3x more direct bookings, be less reliant on OTAs, provide a booking experience to maximize conversion, and merchandise […]

Nor1 Strengthens Singapore Presence, Welcomes Hospitality Industry Veteran Sandra Tye As Regional Director, Business Development, APAC

Nor1 is proud to announce and welcome Sandra Tye as Regional Director, Business Development, APAC. Ms. Tye, based in Nor1’s Singapore office, will be responsible for expanding and strengthening Nor1’s relationships with industry partners throughout APAC. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

The Parkview Hotel Opens in Syracuse As Part of the BW Premier Collection

Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced the arrival of its upscale soft brand to Upstate New York with the opening of The Parkview Hotel, BW Premier Collection by Best Western in Syracuse. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

EZee Integrate Their Restaurant POS Systems With Food Delivery Companies; Zomato, Foodpanda, Swiggy and Uber Eats

Restaurateurs will be able to manage their home delivery orders from these famous online food ordering portals. eZee Technosys have successfully simplified the process to help restaurants generate more revenue. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

The TWA Hotel’s 1958 Lockheed Constellation ‘Connie’ L-1649a Starliner Airplane Is Completing Her 300-Mile Journey

The Connie (tail number: N8083H) will become a one-of-a-kind cocktail lounge and event space at the 512-room hotel opening in spring 2019 and located at the landmark 1962 former TWA terminal designed by Eero Saarinen. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Jumeirah Beach Hotel to re-open in Dubai

Jumeirah Beach Hotel is to re-open on October 19th following a five-month transformation programme. Guests will return to discover a reimagined luxury experience created for the modern family and discerning traveller. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Four Seasons Hotel and Residences São Paulo at Nações Unidas Makes Its Mark in Brazil’s Largest City read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Fabris takes over leadership of Jumby Bay Island, Antigua

After a successful career with prestigious hotel groups throughout the world, Sandro Fabris will take the helm of Jumby Bay Island in November. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

At The Front Desk, Voice Inflection Can Change The Entire Meaning Of What We Say – By Cathy Cook

It has often been said that as much as 80% of communication takes place non-verbally. It is certainly true that facial expressions such as what we show with our eyebrows, our smiles (or lack thereof), and body language, which is what we show with our […]

Saii Lagoon Maldives Will Open As Part of Curio Collection by Hilton In 2019

Set to open in 2019, the 198-room resort will be located in Emboodhoo Lagoon surrounded by white sands and cerulean seas. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

InterContinental Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Hotel Opens

First and only hotel property connected via skybridge to MSP Airport read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Accor signs Mövenpick Hotel Maputo for 2021 opening

The group has signed an agreement with developer Matreal Property Services to operate Mövenpick Hotel Maputo, a 150-room modern upscale property conveniently located next to Maputo International Airport and just five kilometres from the centre of the capital city. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Labor & Employment Update: California Hotel Owners Must Provide Human Trafficking Awareness Training

Starting in January 2020, California hotels and motels must provide human trafficking awareness training to their employees, to ensure that those most likely to come into contact with victims of trafficking are able to help in a way that is effective and safe for both […]

IHG Has Signed Its Third Voco Hotel in Australia

voco Melbourne Central will be located at 380 Lonsdale Street in the absolute heart of Melbourne, just moments away from Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne Central Station and the GPO. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hospitality Social Media Marketing News – October 11, 2018 Issue

The last two weeks had some big news in the social media world, with everything from access to new APIs being rolled out to features that give users new ways to shop on platform. There’s a lot to cover, so let’s dive in to look […]

Radisson Hotel Group Signs Two Hotels in Saudi Arabia

Radisson Hospitality AB announced the signing of two hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: the Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh Al Qurtuba and the Radisson Hotel, Qurayat. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

HVS Report – Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Hotel Development Cost Trends

Analyzing historical trends, the key reason behind escalating costs per key continues to be low efficiency and utilization of space. It is crucial that any design optimizes the turnover per sqm of built areas. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Flat at 74.6 Percent For Week Ending 6 October 2018

Revenue per available room up 3.7 Percent to CAD123.17 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Onyx Hospitality Group announces second Maldives resort

Scheduled to open in the third quarter of 2020, the 200-villa private island resort will occupy a secluded island in the Raa Atoll, located north-west of the Maldivian capital of Male. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

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