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HotStats to predict profit growth for Europe's hotels

01-17 08:32

Another set of data-crunchers has found November was a month of solid profit growth for Europe’s hotels, with year-to-date GOPPAR 9.5 percent above the same period in 2017.

TWA Hotel donates to Jamaica Bay recovery effort

01-16 09:59

TWA Hotel donates to Jamaica Bay recovery effort.

Looming shadows is for Europe hotels in 2019

01-15 11:10

Industry experts predict European hotel performance in 2019 will not light the skies a hundred colors but will continue to rise soberly, notably on the continent.

How hoteliers to manage online reviews by employees

01-14 11:27

Maintaining a good workplace reputation at a hotel or hotel company is crucial, and looking at reviews on websites from current and former employees and responding to them can help companies improve their reputation, HNN’s Bryan Wroten writes.

Ireland's Stephen Vernon to acquire Staycity stake

01-11 08:06

Irish entrepreneur Stephen Vernon’s John Pollard Foundation has acquired a 5-percent share in Staycity, a privately held Dublin-based company that manages short- and long-term "aparthotels" across Europe.

November numbers to poise UK hotels for 2018

01-10 08:09

Building on October’s GOPPAR gains, hotels across the UK in November produced a second consecutive month of profit growth, positioning hotels in the region to achieve another successful year, according to the latest data tracking of full-service hotels from HotStats.

Modular construction to gain momentum among hotel owners

01-09 13:52

Modular construction might not be the cheapest way to build a hotel, but it does save owners some time, Hotel News Now’s Jeff Higley writes in part one of three of his modular-construction series.

Marriott to update number of guests hit by data breach

01-07 11:24

Marriott today is providing an update on the number of guests whose passport numbers and payment card numbers were involved in the Starwood reservations database security incident announced by the company on November 30, 2018.

Brazilian travelers say 'adoro' to these cities for NYE

01-04 10:00

Even after the World Cup and the Olympics, Rio de Janeiro is still in demand.

Darryl Jett to lead Hall Arts Hotel as GM

01-03 10:00

Dallas-based real estate developer Hall Group appointed Darryl Jett as GM and Jennifer Wasserman as director of marketing of the Hall Arts Hotel, a boutique hotel scheduled to open next autumn in Dallas.

Rise of the hotel music festival

01-02 11:06

The New York Times reports that the rise of culturally significant music festivals like Coachella are driving some hotels to host festivals of their own in an attempt to “lure travelers obsessed with finding the next thing to post about on social media.”

Inbound tourism growth to bring good year for Israel's hotels

12-29 09:55

This has been a good tourism year for Israel, with a strong increase in inbound visitor numbers.

Warm tones the color trends for 2019 hotel design

12-28 10:12

Pantone has named “Living Coral” as its trending color in 2019 and Sherwin-Williams has picked “Cavern Clay,” opening up new design opportunities for hotels, writes HNN’s Dana Miller.

US hotel results for week on Dec

12-27 10:13

The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 9-15 December 2018, according to data from STR.

Accor’s to debut Orient Express hotel in Bangkok

12-26 10:00

AccorHotels has announced the debut hotel for its Orient Express brand, a brand stemming from Accor’s 50%-50% joint venture with French national train operator SNCF Group announced in October 2017.

Singapore hotel occupancy to hit 10-year high

12-25 10:00

Data from Cushman & Wakefield indicated occupancy at Singapore’s hotels reached 87 percent this year—the highest in a decade—driven by a continuing increase in visitor arrivals.

Accor to launch second phase of share buyback

12-24 10:44

AccorHotels has launched the second tranche of its share buyback program for the amount of €500 million.

Germany's third-largest hotel market to grow

12-21 15:28

Munich’s hotel inventory is expected to grow by 39 new properties and 7,397 rooms by 2020—a 15.4-percent increase to the market’s existing supply—according to STR’s AM:PM database.

HREC to arranges sale of 16-hotel portfolio

12-20 09:42

HREC Investment Advisors arranged the sale of a portfolio of 16 Extended Stay America hotels.

Swiss International to plan hotel outside Delhi

12-19 10:38

Swiss International Hotels & Resorts has entered into a management agreement with H&L Residency for a Swiss Spirit Hotel & Suites in Bahadurgarh City, India, just over a mile away from Delhi.

Why mobile key is to take over in hotels

12-18 10:00

Adoption of mobile locks in the hotel marketplace continues to rise unilaterally across all segments, from major brands to the smaller independents.