Are residential smart thermostats right for your hotel?
Are residential smart thermostats right for your hotel?

Hotel Management · 16 Jul

The answer is probably not and here are six good reasons why.

Radisson signs second hotel for Algeria
Radisson signs second hotel for Algeria

Hotel Management · 15 Jul

The 184-room Radisson Hotel La Baie d'Alger in Algiers will be the first Radisson-branded hotel in the country.

IHG signs second Voco for Saudi Arabia
IHG signs second Voco for Saudi Arabia

Hotel Management · 11 Jul

When it opens early next year, the Voco Makkah will be the company's fourth hotel in Islam's holiest city.

NAACP report: scant progress toward exec parity at hotels
NAACP report: scant progress toward exec parity at hotels

Hotel Management · 11 Jul

The organization's diversity report put Hilton, Hyatt, Marriott and Wyndham under the microscope for its latest analysis and "report card."

Avani signs resorts for Krabi, Thailand
Avani signs resorts for Krabi, Thailand

Hotel Management · 10 Jul

The two hotels will be rebranded as Avani+ Koh Lanta Krabi Resort, set to open by 2020, and Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort, opening later this year

D.C. AG sues Marriott for 'misleading' resort fees
D.C. AG sues Marriott for 'misleading' resort fees

Hotel Management · 10 Jul

The lawsuit alleges Marriott International's practice of adding mandatory fees onto advertised daily rates illegally misleads consumers.

Thailand's Centara plans major growth in Vietnam
Thailand's Centara plans major growth in Vietnam

Hotel Management · 9 Jul

Centara Hotels & Resorts, part of Thai conglomerate Central Group, is looking to open at least 20 new hotels across Vietnam in the next five years.

UK to fine Marriott over Starwood hack
UK to fine Marriott over Starwood hack

Hotel Management · 9 Jul

The UK Information Commissioner's Office intends to levy a $123 million fine over a security breach involving a Starwood reservations database.

U.S. GOPPAR, RevPAR up in May despite payroll leaps
U.S. GOPPAR, RevPAR up in May despite payroll leaps

Hotel Management · 2 Jul

After a YOY drop in gross operating profit per available room in April, total profit was back up in May, according to HotStats' latest data.

Right-sizing your resort: is bigger better?
Right-sizing your resort: is bigger better?

Hotel Management · 2 Jul

Looking at data from the past decade, JLL analyzes which resort size performs best in occupancy, ADR, RevPAR and overall profit.

Concord Hospitality standardizes accounting processes
Concord Hospitality standardizes accounting processes

Hotel Management · 27 Jun

Aptech's PVNG cloud-based enterprise financial system will be implemented at 112 hotels in Concord's portfolio.

U.S. hotel revenue grows while deal volume falls
U.S. hotel revenue grows while deal volume falls

Hotel Management · 26 Jun

Hotel revenue rose during the first quarter of the year, but deal volume fell by the double digits. A recent report helps shine a light on the whole

Accor to offload Orbis stake
Accor to offload Orbis stake

Hotel Management · 17 Jun

As it takes over franchise agreements and management contracts of Orbis' Central Europe hotels, Accor also is looking to divest its stake in the comp

Germany's hotel market value up nearly 10%
Germany's hotel market value up nearly 10%

Hotel Management · 13 Jun

A new report from Union Investment and Bulwiengesa claims the investable hotel market in Germany increased 9.5 percent in value in 2018.

Radisson signs deal for hotel in Lahore, Pakistan
Radisson signs deal for hotel in Lahore, Pakistan

Hotel Management · 12 Jun

The hotel is part of Radisson Hotel Group's plan to have 10 hotels and open and under development across the country by 2025.

Fresh capital poised to support Oyo growth

Hotel Management · 11 Jun

Reports suggest that Japan's SoftBank will buy out stakes of the economy startup's other investors.

Pebblebrook to sell L.A. hotel, rebrand 2 D.C. hotels
Pebblebrook to sell L.A. hotel, rebrand 2 D.C. hotels

Hotel Management · 11 Jun

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has agreed to sell the 132-room Hotel Amarano Burbank, while two Washington, D.C., hotels will join the Viceroy Hotels & Reso

PMZ Realty Capital arranges $83.5M loan for Atlanta Embassy Suites
PMZ Realty Capital arranges $83.5M loan for Atlanta Embassy Suites

Hotel Management · 10 Jun

The fixed-rate loan was arranged on behalf of Legacy Ventures for the 321-key Embassy Suites Centennial Park.

Tips for navigating the PIP process with a contractor
Tips for navigating the PIP process with a contractor

Hotel Management · 10 Jun

When purchasing a hotel, it is important to ensure a property improvement plan is carried out effectively and on budget.

Phoenix American Hospitality closes $50M offering
Phoenix American Hospitality closes $50M offering

Hotel Management · 10 Jun

American Hospitality Properties Fund III has acquired 17 upper-midscale and midscale hotels.

UnderTheDoormat's Merilee Karr brings hotel standards to homesharing
UnderTheDoormat's Merilee Karr brings hotel standards to homesharing

Hotel Management · 10 Jun

At the upcoming Annual Hotel Conference, Karr will discuss the latest trends in alternative accommodations.

Hilton to bring Canopy brand to Thailand
Hilton to bring Canopy brand to Thailand

Hotel Management · 5 Jun

The new-build, 176-room Canopy by Hilton Bangkok Sukhumvit is slated to open in 2022.

Marriott plans luxury expansion across Asia-Pacific
Marriott plans luxury expansion across Asia-Pacific

Hotel Management · 5 Jun

The company will open 13 hotels across the JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis and The Luxury Collection brands in the region by year's end.

Advertising fraud case raises questions for hotel industry
Advertising fraud case raises questions for hotel industry

Hotel Management · 5 Jun

Any hotel chain that used an outside agency to buy media on its behalf should investigate whether it is a victim of potentially deceptive activities.

HM on location: Hotels get creative to increase efficiency, profitability

Hotel Management · 5 Jun

A panel during the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference looks beyond "low-hanging fruit" for ways to improve operations.

Accor to rebrand 2 Romanian hotels, Orbis to manage
Accor to rebrand 2 Romanian hotels, Orbis to manage

Hotel Management · 5 Jun

Orbis will manage the 66-guestroom Mercure Galati Centrum and the 79-room Ibis Styles Galati Dunarea when they open next year.