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Check In: In Mexico, a Contemporary Homage to Puebla’s Past

The Rosewood Puebla is close to the city’s sights, including the 17th-century cathedral and the Amparo Museum. And the food and drinks are great. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Kayak Hotels Group is Growing Product

Kayak Hotels Group to acquire TownePlace Suites, Charlotte University Research Park read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

co-working: Eaton, a Liberal Clubhouse, Opening Close to Trump’s

In Washington, D.C., a new venture from the Langham hotel scion Katherine Lo. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

US Hotel Industry Reports Another Record-Breaking Quarter During Q2 2018

Average daily rate increases 3.0 Percent to US$131.56 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

481 Room Hyatt Regency Milwaukee Hotel Sold

The hotel will undergo a multi-million- dollar renovation focused on upgrading the room product, enhancing the lobby and meeting space, and adding other new and exciting amenities. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hotel Industry Pledges to Provide Training and Education to Build Lasting Careers

AHLA Joins White House for ‘investing in America’s Workforce’ read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

The Getaway: Reimagining the Museum Tour

A spate of innovative tours aim to make museum visits more fun, and less dutiful. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Trending: Five Active African Getaways for Travelers Looking to Explore on Foot

If you’re looking to experience the natural beauty and wildlife many African nations have to offer, but get up close and personal, these getaways are great options. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Myles joins Yotel as senior vice president of design

Khirstie Gunn Myles joins Yotel with over 20 years of experience managing the development, design and construction of hotels, resorts and residences across the world. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

One&Only Desaru Coast Resort Coming to Malaysia

A 128-acre beachfront development, the resort will include 42 suites, 2 luxury suites and an exclusive 4-bedroom villa, as well as approximately 50 One&Only Private Homes available for purchase. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hoteles City Express Announces 2Q18 Results with Revenue Growth of 16.3% and Operating Income Growth of 28.6%

Total Revenues were $708.8 million, which represents a 16.3% increase with respect to the same quarter in 2017, primarily due to a 11.9% increase in the number of Occupied Room Nights at the Chain level, as well as a 1.7% increase in RevPAR read more […]

The Link Hotel & Hub Opens in Tel Aviv

The LINK has eliminated many procedures typical of traditional hotels: no cash transactions, no reception desk, no bellboys and no concierge. The helpful multi-tasking 24/7 Service Crew operates on an ‘Everyone does everything’ basis. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Australia Fare: Greek Food Thrills in Australia: It’s So Much More Than Lemon and Olive Oil

The cuisine has deep influence over this country’s dining culture, and it’s more exciting than ever. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Kimpton Tokyo Shinjuku Hotel Announced for 2020

The 162-room hotel will feature three inventive meeting spaces that accommodate up to 300 people, a well-equipped wellness studio, and a multi-function chapel. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

36 Hours: What to Pack for a Trip to St. Andrews

The birthplace of golf is also a beautiful destination packed with medieval ruins and ancient history to explore. Before you visit, grab these essentials for your trip. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

AHLA Reacts to NYC Passing Strong Short-term Rental Ordinance

‘We commend New York City’s Council Members and the many local neighborhood and housing groups who have been working hard to preserve affordable housing and safe neighborhoods for the city’s workforce and hold Airbnb accountable.’ read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

US Hotel Occupancy Down 1.6 Percent to 76.1 Percent – Week Ending July 14th – 2018

Average daily rate increases 1.2 Percent to US$132.14 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

The 52 Places Traveler: Places 22 and 23 of 52: Cheeky Surprises in Bristol, and a ‘Wee Look Around’ Glasgow

After months on the road, our columnist catches her breath as she explores two welcoming cities in Britain. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

36 Hours: 36 Hours in St. Andrews

Golf fanatics aren’t the only ones who’ll linger in this venerable Scottish town, where you can combine visits to nearby castles and distilleries with in-town diversions that might include a William and Kate tour. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington opens to guests

Marriott International has announced the opening of Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington, the largest property in the extended-stay brand’s European portfolio. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Eigelaar appointed general manager at The Belfry

Chris Eigelaar has excelled in a career in leading hotels and resorts across the UK including DoubleTree by Hilton, Locke Hotels, Sofitel and QHotels. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

New York City Looks to Crack Down on Airbnb Amid Housing Crisis

The City Council voted unanimously to significantly regulate Airbnb and its peers, taking aim at landlords renting apartments a few nights at a time. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

The Best Types Of Vacations To Take If You Don’t Drink

Nondrinkers can enjoy any vacation, but these travel ideas might be more sober-friendly. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Marriott International To Remove Plastic Straws Worldwide By July 2019

Company to eliminate more than 1 billion plastic straws annually read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Companies Increasingly Exposed to Financial Loss and Duty of Care Violations As the Number of Meetings Grow

Over Half of Companies Globally Book Simple Meetings Outside of Managed Channels – Over 70 Percent of U.S. Respondents Use Consumer Channels for Simple Meetings read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hilton Garden Inn Westchester Dobbs Ferry Opens

Hilton Garden Inn announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Westchester Dobbs Ferry. The all-new property features a convenient central Westchester County location, with easy access for all routes into New York City. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

International Real Estate: House Hunting in … Israel

In the seaside suburbs of Tel Aviv, the market is “booming like crazy” and cranes are a common sight, as residential buildings are renovated and expanded. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

QT Perth Hotel to Open This August

QT Perth will open this August in the heart of Perth’s Central Business District near Swan River. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

HFTP Announces Three New Global Chapters and Expands Student Chapter Networks

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) announced that three new, local chapters have recently been chartered: HFTP Greater Louisville Chapter, HFTP New York University Student Chapter and HFTP Kansas State University Student Chapter. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Pursuits: On the Normandy Cheese Trail

An exploration of the French region — a place of sleepy villages, dairy farms and rolling fields — in search of some of the creamiest, most delectable cheeses in the world. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

5 Places: Five Places to Shop in Marseille

In the Noailles district, some of France’s oldest specialty stores have been joined by a crop of independent shops, turning the neighborhood into one of the port city’s most enthralling places to explore. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Muji Hotel Beijing becomes second property in portfolio

Muji will open its second hotel location this August, in Beijing. With just 42 rooms, the Muji Hotel has been designed to reflect an ‘anti-gorgeous, anti-cheap’ concept. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

The Apurva Kempinski Bali to Open Q4 This Year

Set amidst the cliffs and beaches of southern Bali, the hotel features 475 guest rooms, iconic suites and exclusive villas, five dining venues, and a Cigar & Shisha Lounge. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Cost Controls Perpetuate U.S. Hotel Profit Growth In 2017 – By Robert Mandelbaum

U.S. hoteliers enjoyed an eighth consecutive year of increasing profits in 2017 despite another slowdown in the rate of revenue growth. According to the 2018 edition of Trends® in the Hotel Industry, total operating revenue increased by 2.0 percent in 2017 for the average hotel […]

Kristen Richter Named Vice President of Revenue Optimization for the Americas for Radisson Hotel Group

Radisson Hotel Group yesterday announced the appointment of Kristen Richter as Vice President of Revenue Optimization in the Americas. In this role, Richter will drive the overall Revenue Optimization vision and strategies in the Americas, working closely with global partners to define new best practices. […]

First Finish Expands Reach West With New Office Opening

West Coast office opened in California to address growing demand in construction industry read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Metzner to lead W Kuala Lumpur

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International has announced the appointment of Christian Metzner as general manager of the highly anticipated W Kuala Lumpur, as the iconic brand prepares to debut its unique style of modern luxury in the Malaysian capital this summer. read more […]

Lodging Interactive Launches Fully Managed LinkedIn Marketing Service for Hotels

Lodging Interactive today announced the launch of its fully managed CoMMingle LinkedIn marketing service for the hospitality industry. CoMMingle LinkedIn Marketing manages all aspects of a hotel’s LinkedIn presence and community engagement. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

On Mönchsberg, Find Respite From the Salzburg Festival Fray

Great vistas and great food await those who ascend to the refreshing heights of the massive rock in the middle of the city. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Novella to lead the Lanesborough, London

The Lanesborough, London, has announced the appointment of Marco Novella as managing director. In his new role, Novella will be overseeing operations of the Lanesborough while driving growth and ensuring service excellence in all departments. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Novella to lead the Lanesborough, London

The Lanesborough, London, has announced the appointment of Marco Novella as managing director. In his new role, Novella will be overseeing operations of the Lanesborough while driving growth and ensuring service excellence in all departments. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Secret National Parks: Among the Majestic Trees in Congaree, Slipping Into Silence

The little-visited Congaree National Park in South Carolina has been called “Redwoods East.” A kayak will take you deep into its quiet forest. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Sean M. Mahone Named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for RLJ Lodging Trust

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August 1, 2018. Mr. Mahoney will report directly to Leslie D. Hale, the Company’s incoming President and Chief Executive Officer. […]

The InterContinental Brand Returning to the Sri Lankan Capital In 2019

Due to open in 2019, InterContinental Colombo will feature 307 rooms including 47 suites. T read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Jason Rodgers Named Hotel Manager for Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay

Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay announces the appointment of Jason Rodgers as Hotel Manager of the hotel that recently transformed into a fully-fledged island resort with the addition of The Four Seasons Beach. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

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