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27/07/2017 10h00

Pentahotels pursues global expansion

Pentahotels pursues its expansion outside its own borders with two new properties: pentahotel Hong Kong, Tuen Mun, which has just opened its doors, and pentahotel Moscou-Arbat, the first in Russia,...

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26/07/2017 10h32

Frankfurt: a nhow hotel to open in 2021

Located in a 190-meter high skyscraper of Frankfurt's European district, the future nhow property is to open its doors by 2021.

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25/07/2017 09h48

Six Senses to open in the Austrian Alps by 2020

The Thai hotel group signs a property in the Austrian Tyrol region: Six Senses Kitzbühel is to open in 2020.

News
24/07/2017 11h20

The first Autograph Collection Hotel opens in Estonia

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s brand, announced the opening of its first hotel in Estonia with the Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn’s historic centre.

News
21/07/2017 11h50

[SLIDESHOW] Opening of the first Hyatt Centric in Central America

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, in conjunction with LATAM Hotel Corporation and GHL Hotels, has announced the opening of the Hyatt Centric Guatemala City, the brand’s first hotel in Central America.

News
20/07/2017 14h40

Wyndham to acquire the American brand AmericInn for $170M

Minnesota-based midscale hotel brand AmericInn has agreed to be acquired by Wyndham Hotel Group for $170 million. The AmericInn brand is owned by Chanhassen-based Northcott Hospitality and includes...

News
19/07/2017 08h37

Opening of the largest Holiday Inn Express® in the Americas Region

IHG Group has announced the opening of a Holiday Inn Express® Hotel in the city of Waikiki. With its 44-story, it is the largest Holiday Inn Express property in the Americas region.

News
18/07/2017 08h45

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group opens a Radisson Blu in Poland

Radisson Blu announced the opening of the Radisson Blu Resort Świnoujście in Poland. This five-star hotel is the first luxurious hotel in the city and confirms the development's strategy of the group...

Reports
17/07/2017 11h41

Micro-hospitality: does size always matter?

When it comes to size, today, modern hospitality faces two extreme trends: either over-extending with large facilities featuring pools, restaurants and luxurious amenities, or paring down to the...

News
11/07/2017 10h42

China: new extension for the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai

Hilton has just announced the opening of a new wing for its property Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai, located south of the country, near the South China Sea.

News
11/07/2017 09h32

IHG opens a new Holiday Inn property in Zimbabwe

InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) opens a property in Mutare, Zimbabwe. It is the group's third hotel to be located in this Southern-African country.

News
11/07/2017 09h19

Carlson Rezidor strenghtens its presence in Hungary

Carlson Rezidor announces the opening of the Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Spa Zalakaros, the group's fourth property in Hungary.

News
07/07/2017 10h26

[Slideshow] Design Hotels broadens its European network

The independent hotels network Design Hotels has recently acquired 7 new properties across Europe, located in Iceland, Italy, France, Spain, Greece, Germany and England.

Analysis
07/07/2017 09h07

Hotel worldwide supply: global growth of hotel chains remains stable

With a net increase in hotel chain supply by +4%, figures are in line with those of international tourism. Brands are a powerful driver of hospitality renewal with an obvious shift towards new...

News
06/07/2017 10h05

Japanese group Prince Hotels acquires StayWell for €33 million

The Japan-based hotel group Prince Hotels has just acquired the Australian StayWell for ¥4.3 billion (ca. €33 million). It now targets international expansion.

Analysis
05/07/2017 13h10

Strong global growth driven by Africa and Asia

With 3.6% growth from January 1, 2016 to January 1, 2017 in the global hotel and residence supply, for both branded and unbranded properties, the rate is the strongest in 15 years. This growth pushes...

News
05/07/2017 09h31

TUI Blue conquers Croatia

With the opening of the TUI Blue Jadran, in Croatia, the German group now operates seven properties under that brand since its launch in July 2016.

News
05/07/2017 09h21

Pablo Escobar’s former house converted into a luxury hotel

Located in Tulum, Mexico, the famous drug lord’s former residence has been turned into an upscale hotel.