The threat of terrorism significantly influences holiday planning –major differences in the safety image of individual destinations –ITB Berlin and IPK International analyse global changes in travel behaviour – enthusiasm for travel is nevertheless unbroken
The nearly-Zero Energy Hotels (neZEH) e-toolkit, which is available online at: www.nezeh.eu assesses the energy performance of hotels and proposes measures to improve efficiency and increase the use of renewable energy sources towards nearly-zero consumption. The toolkit is the outcome of a three-year long project funded by the European Union.
Developer of patented mega-lagoon technology has teamed up with Egypt’s TatweerMisr to bring the world’s top amenity to the upcoming residential and tourism development IL Monte Galala-Sokhna
TIME Hotels Rewards Extra Loyalty program partners with VOILÀ Hotel Rewards in global loyalty programme first
Unique loyalty concept to reward existing TIME clients with access to a world of hospitality, tourism and retail privileges and drive new wave of international travellers to UAE-headquartered hotel group’s portfolio of regional properties
Revised Terms Value Starwood at $79.53 Per Share or $13.6 Billion;
Travel Buyers Have More Success Negotiating Desired Amenities into Hotel and Ground Transportation Contracts Than Airline Contracts
Travel Buyers Feel Successful in Communicating Travel Policies to Business Travelers
AccorHotels have announced today the strategic investment in Squarebreak, offering to guests through a digital platform private upscale properties in resort locations, primarily in France, Spain and Morocco, and leveraging local property managers on behalf of homeowners by using hotel management techniques and services.
The Planet Trekkers mobile app from InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, designed for children to learn about and explore their travel destination, before, during and after their holiday.
The first hotel robot visits ITB Berlin – other hotel conference topics: digital natives, China’s hotel industry goes “totally digital“, competition among OTAs and loyalty programmes
Top Properties for Couples Revealed Based on Millions of Traveler Reviews and Opinions on TripAdvisor
Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Palm-Eagle Beach, Aruba Tops in the World; Henderson Park Inn in Destin, Florida #1 in the U.S.
World’s Largest Travel Site Names Top Accommodations Including Bargains, B&Bs and Inns, Luxury, Service and Small Hotels
TripAdvisor® announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels. Travelers’ Choice award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide.
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah pushes the boundaries of innovation with its revolutionary island leisure concept – to be delivered by ship from Finland
MaxiRoom by Hotelbeds aims to maximise the distribution reach of its partners’ properties. Functionalities of the platform focus on significantly increasing the visibility of properties across markets and channels. The new platform is built around Hotelbeds’ fresh, new focus on driving simplicity across the entire travel value chain.
The number of hotel rooms in London is expected to grow by 12 per cent over the next three years according to new data compiled by London & Partners and AM:PM, with the increase being driven by an uplift in budget and five star hotel accommodation across the capital. These new properties and hotel extensions […]
Marriott International to Acquire Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Creating the World’s Largest Hotel Company
Combined Company Will Have 1.1 Million Rooms in More Than 5,500 Hotels, Spanning the Globe in Over 100 Countries 30 Leading Brands Will Provide Guests Unmatched Choices
Over the past several months Google have made improvements to hotel search, to help travelers find information more quickly and to enable hotels to generate more qualified leads. As a continuation of these efforts, Google announced a few more changes to Hotel Ads on Google:
New, healthy children’s menu options are now available at all Holiday Inn properties MIAMI – InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces new menu additions to its Kids Eat Free program at all Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts properties located in the Latin America & Caribbean region. Under the […]
Tambourine Launches Symphony & Expands Florida Headquarters #hotelprofs #ttot #venueprofs #traveltech
New Service Manages Hotel eCommerce Across All Digital Channels
From Rio to Beijing, Tokyo to Dubai: New Premier Tier Celebrates Best of Sheraton Brand with Focus on In-Demand Destinations, Service Excellence, and Outstanding Designs
Artur Gerber to take over as CEO
Gili Lankanfushi Maldives the Top Hotel in the World; The Langham Chicago is #1 in the U.S.
New Hotels Expected to Drive Over $50 Billion in Real Estate Investment and Create More Than 150,000 Anticipated New Hotel Jobs
ATHENS, December 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Aria Hotels’ latest property offers luxurious suites in Zagori, an area of outstanding natural beauty in North West Greece
JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, the distinctive sophisticated brand of Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), plans to open its first Italian hotel in Venice and first resort in Europe in March 2015.
Atlantica Hotels & Resorts have been recognized with 20 major awards at the Annual Award Ceremony of TUI UK (First Choice-Thomson) and TUI NORDIC (Fritidsresor, Finnmatkat, Star Tour), at the largest tourism exhibition World Travel Market in London.
Exclusive Hotels and Venues’ Managing Director, Danny Pecorelli, has today been named the 2014 Hotelier of the Year by The Caterer.
The company has announced solid growth figures in all its regions, with Europe remaining the best-selling region and the MEAPAC region registering, once again, the highest growth rates. Mallorca, Tenerife, Barcelona, London and Paris were the travellers’ most-chosen spots in Europe. London, 4 November 2014 – Hotelbeds, the No.1 Global B2B Bedbank, has announced over […]
Autograph Collection Welcomes Atlantis, Paradise Island, Now Bookable on Marriott.com and Accessible to Marriott Rewards Members
Atlantis Paradise IslandBethesda, Md., October 21, 2014 – Atlantis, Paradise Island, the newest Autograph Collection Hotel, Marriott International’s portfolio of distinctive independent hotels, is officially available to book through Marriott.com.
Luxury Dubai hotel group agrees to manage properties in Haikou, Wuhan and Nanjing
Among best and brightest of Asia-Pacific travel industry (Macao, Oct. 15, 2014) – The Venetian®Macao has been voted the Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel in the 25th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2014. The honour reflects solid industry recognition by event planners and conference organisers for this meetings destination, demonstrating The Venetian Macao’s uninterrupted commitment to […]
The Meydan Hotel and Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa join the prestigious Ultratravel Collection
Marriott Hotels in the UK Ask Millennial Tribe Leaders to Envision the Future of Travel #brilliantguestroom
Marriott Hotels in the UK has asked five thought leaders including TV presenter and charity founder, Katie Piper, and England rugby ace, Danny Care, to share their vision of the hotel guest room of the future.
Chevy Chase, Md., – July 24, 2014– A picture is worth a thousand words and memories are a beautiful way to hold on to our very best memories. To share “Your Memories” and most inspiring journeys, The Ritz-Carlton invites savvy travelers across the globe to tell your story on RitzCarlton.com – #RCMemories.
Next Gen Travelers Can Have it Now – Award-winning Marriott Rewards Launches FlashPerks & LocalPerks
First Major Travel Loyalty Program to Integrate Beacon Technology and Flash Offers Bethesda, Md. — All good things don’t necessarily come only to those who wait. Marriott Rewards –
Following on from the pilot project begun in May 2014 at Maritim’s two Berlin hotels, free WLAN access is now to be extended to further city hotels in Germany.
Supranational Hotels held their annual conference in London this week to officially mark their 40th anniversary celebrations, with over 75 industry experts, clients and member hotels among the guests.
With St. Regis, The Luxury Collection and W Hotels, Starwood Will Open Four New Luxury Hotels in China by End of 2014