Langham group launching upscale brand with a heart

Langham Hospitality Group, Hong Kong, has introduced a new upscale global hotel...

Ashford Hospitality Trust to launch ownership company

Ashford Hospitality Trust will form Ashford Hospitality Select, Inc., a new privately held...

Asset quality surpasses cash flow as top lender criteria

The qualitative aspects of a financing request, such as location and quality of...

LaSalle acquires Westin in SF for $350 million

LaSalle Hotel Properties on Tuesday announced that it acquired the 681-room Westin...

Hot Openings: Venetian hotel to showcase elegant style

From masked balls to grand mansions to canals, Venice has one of the strongest visual...

London West Hollywood unveils huge screening room

The London West Hollywood hotel has debuted its new 110-seat screening room. Designed...

News in brief: IHG, Marriott, Starwood

First Hualuxe locations: IHG announced the first Hualuxe Hotels and Resorts properties...

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Minor enters Europe, South America with 6-hotel deal

Former Kimpton executives form KHP Capital Partners

Grand Hotel Tremezzo updates tabletop design

Hilton introduces Meet with Purpose

Hot Openings: Balinese hotel to showcase local style

Lodging demand more stable in university towns

InterCityHotel teams up with SportScheck

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hyatt launches another global lifestyle brand

Hampshire launches Début Hotel Group

Marriott acquires Delta Hotels and Resorts

At least 8 dead after attack at Corinthia in Tripoli

Hot Openings: Madrid hotel celebrates contemporary style

Benchmark’s dining trends for 2015

News in brief: Hyatt, global hotel sales

Monday, January 26, 2015

Part 1: Repositioning Le Méridien Chicago [brand]

What's Hot: St Barths icon completes redux

Dalian Wanda to invest in Sydney property

Travel companies yet to fully capitalize on social media

Food predictions for 2015 from Four Seasons

Hilton seeks mom and dad bloggers

News in brief: Hilton, IHG, Sixty Hotels

Friday, January 23, 2015

Russia’s RHC pushes ahead despite economy

Hot Openings: Paris hotel shows off opulent style

Duo launches Salt Hotels, a new take on B&Bs

People on the move…

News in brief: Expedia, InterContinental, South Korea

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Gostelow Report: Update on The Lanesborough

Hot Openings: Indonesian property showcases details

Inland American approves hotels spin-off

Marriott tests Netflix access

Solar installation to save energy at The Phoenician

News in brief: Patina, Hyatt, Hilton

Proper Hospitality launches lifestyle brand

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

HOTELS Exclusive: Joie de Vivre heads east

Ace Hotels management responds to lawsuit from founder's estate

Red Lion JV refinances debt, accelerates growth plan

Hotel Indigo launches local F&B philosophy and contest

Hot Openings: Watch-inspired hotel debuts in Venice

Roy mortgages Grosvenor, Plaza, Dream

Proper Hospitality launches lifestyle brand

News in brief: Accor, Salamander, Scandic

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Calderwood estate going to court to control Ace brand

Marriott launches new social platform

Mirach Capital confident it will get Sahara assets

Sunstone appoints John Arabia CEO

IHG challenges brands to build 'trust capital'

Hot Openings: Florence hotel celebrates dual personalities

News in brief: Marriott, Radisson Blu, Hard Rock

Monday, January 19, 2015

HOTELS Interview: Enhancing guest experiences through mobile

Hot Openings: Vietnam hotel to show off Italian chic

Gostelow Report: Life of a cruising hotel manager

Aria debuts Parisian beverage program

News in brief: Meliá, Park Inn, Hotel de Paris

Friday, January 16, 2015

How are big lifestyle brands playing in Asia?

Corinthia to buy neighboring Malta hotel company

What's Hot: Baku hotel debuts rug-inspired new bar

The Landings St. Lucia launches pop-up

News in brief: IHG, Hyatt, Radisson

People on the move…