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Perkins Coie to negotiate $57M financing for Atlanta Marriott

11-12 09:06

Perkins Coie represented Integrated Capital, a private real estate advisory and investment firm, in the negotiation of a $57 million refinancing loan for the Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center hotel.

IHG adds execs to boost growth in Europe

11-09 09:14

IHG has added two senior executives to reinforce the company's development presence in Europe.

IHG to plans further Middle East growth

11-08 10:16

IHG has signed a management agreement with the Al Arabiya Real Estate Company, owned by Kuwaiti conglomerate The Bukhamseen Group, to bring the company's Staybridge Suites brand to Kuwait. The Staybridge Suites Kuwait Salmiya is due to open in January 2022.

Rosewood to plan next Italian hotel

11-07 10:39

Italian real estate company Gruppo Barletta has tapped Rosewood Hotels & Resorts to manage the Rosewood Venice, which is set to open in 2020 as the brand’s second property in Italy and eighth in Europe.

Falling profits hit MENA hotels

11-06 10:00

Hotels in the Middle East and North Africa recorded a 34.8-percent year-over-year decrease in profit per room in September as revenue levels slid and costs escalated, according to the latest HotStats data tracking full-service hotels.

Minor Hotels takes stake in Global Hotel Alliance

11-05 09:32

Bangkok-based Minor Hotels has taken a minority stake in the Global Hotel Alliance, an independent group that has 33 brands with more than 550 hotels in 77 countries across its platform.

Starwood vet to launch lifestyle hotel brand Life House

11-02 10:00

Life House, a hotel company from Rami Zeidan of Starwood and programmer Yury Yakubchyk, launched a collection of lifestyle hotels, with its first two properties located in Miami’s Little Havana and South Beach neighborhoods.

Marriott to plan first St. Regis in Morocco

11-01 09:25

Marriott International and Eagle Hills have signed a deal to open the St. Regis Tamuda Bay in 2020, marking the brand’s debut in Morocco.

Hyatt opens Chinese Regency hotel

10-31 09:22

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has opened the Hyatt Regency Xuzhou in China’s Jiangsu Province as part of the 873-foot-tall International Finance Center.

AJ Capital acquires Atherton Hotel

10-30 10:00

AJ Capital Partners has acquired the Atherton Hotel in State College, Penn.

Radisson to open beach resort in Cyprus at 2019

10-29 08:57

Another global hotel company is casting its eyes on Cyprus. Radisson Hospitality, part of the Radisson Hotel Group, is bringing its core brand to Southern Europe with the signing of the Radisson Larnaca Beach Resort, due to open in Q3 2019.

Best Western sign to open Premier hotel in Vietnam

10-26 10:00

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed a deal to open an upscale hotel overlooking Ha Long Bay, the UNESCO World Heritage site in Vietnam.

Godfrey Hotel Hollywood to open in 2019

10-25 10:00

Oxford Capital Group and Oxford Hotels & Resorts are developing the The Godfrey Hotel Hollywood, a 220-room luxury lifestyle hotel located at 1400 Cahuenga Boulevard (one block south of Sunset Boulevard), which is on track to open in spring 2019.

Radisson Blu to arrive at Rome Fiumicino Airport

10-24 08:56

Radisson Hospitality AB, part of Radisson Hotel Group, has signed a deal to open the Radisson Blu Hotel, Rome Fiumicino International Airport.

Radisson to open Red hotel in Tbilisi

10-23 09:01

Radisson Hospitality, part of Radisson Hotel Group, has signed a deal to open the second Radisson Red in Georgia.

Wyndham gains ground in China with Ramada

10-22 09:38

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is already the largest U.S.-based hotel company in China, with more than 1,400 hotels in the country.

Oram Hotels to open San Diego's in 2019

10-09 10:00

Alvin Mansour’s Oram Hotels and Azul Hospitality Group plans to open a new luxury San Diego hotel in early 2019 with the debut of The Guild.

Hilton's Hampton brand expands to globally

10-08 08:49

Hilton’s upper-midscale Hampton brand has opened 24 new hotel properties, including the Hampton Inn by Hilton Chicago McCormick Place.

New Choice deal will open 20 hotels

09-30 10:00

Choice Hotels Mexico, a subsidiary of Choice Hotels International, has signed an exclusive multiunit agreement with SI Operaciones, a Mexican private equity fund, to develop 20 new-construction Sleep Inn hotels over the next five years.

Global companies plan hotel developments in Australia

09-29 10:00

This past week has seen several announcements of hotel developments either planned or underway in Australia and New Zealand, demonstrating the Down Under appeal for hospitality projects.

How Carolina hotels weathered Hurricane Florence

09-28 11:05

Hoteliers with properties in North and South Carolina said planning ahead for a crisis, along with the dedication of on-property staff.

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