Since first establishing its sustainability program in 2006, Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, is measuring positive trends in reducing its environmental impact around the globe. The results are reflected in two new sustainability reports released by the company this month.
A high demand for budget accommodations is pushing hotel operators to expand by building more low-cost facilities.
Speaking at the latest Cornell Hospitality Research Summit (CHRS) in the United States, Hilton’s senior VP of corporate strategy Kevin Jacobs said the hotel group had “gone all in” with its social mediastrategy, which included a focus on mobile applications.
In recent years, as tourism has boomed and middle-class Indians have increased business travel amid an accelerating economy, luxury hotel chains such as Canada's Fairmont Raffles and Thailand's Amari group have queued up in India to fill the growing shortage of hotel rooms.
Asian Hotels (East) Ltd Q1 net up five per cent at Rs eight crore, the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). Asian Hotels (East) Ltd, that operates Hyatt Regency Delhi, Hyatt Regency Mumbai and Hyatt Regency Kolkata, recently posted 4.78 per cent increase in its net profit at Rs 7.67 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2011.
As Britain's Ultimate Castle and part of the Merlin Entertainments Group, who also own and operate high profile attractions such as Alton Towers Resort and Madame Tussauds, we're all about creating world-class visitor experiences.
The first BEST WESTERN PREMIER hotel in Kansas opened last month in Kansas City. With 82 guestrooms, an on-site lounge and Pause… The Spa, the newly-built BEST WESTERN PREMIER KC Speedway Inn & Suites is located in the heart of Village West, at the entrance to the Kansas Speedway and across from LIVESTRONG Sporting Park.
You will be responsible for the efficient running of the division in line with Hyatt's international operations strategies and brand standards, whilst meeting employee, guest and owner expectations.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has opened Grand Hyatt Goa, a contemporary resort and spa in North Goa, India. Shamana Spa at Grand Hyatt Goa consists of 19 treatment suites offering Thai, Balinese and Indian treatments across 34,000 square feet (3,200 square metres), according to a company release.
Best Western International has recently opened the BEST WESTERN Hotel Causeway Bay, a 40-story high-rise located in Causeway Bay, the center of Hong Kong Island adjacent to Wanchai and Central Business District.
Italian entrepreneur and spa consultant Vanessa Gallinaro has launched a new training and assessment service for the spa industry that aims to improve both the individual skills of therapists as well as increasing the profitability of a spa.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) announced that its global powerhouse Sheraton Hotels opened its first hotel in Agoura Hills, California today.
Oriental Hotels Ltd, part of Indian Hotels Company, has reported a near two-fold increase in its net profit for the first quarter ended June 30, 2011 at Rs 3.26 crore, according to a PTI report.