Novotel contributes to the well-being of business and leisure travellers: spacious and adaptable rooms, balanced meals 24/7, meeting rooms, caring staff, dedicated children’s areas and fitness rooms.
At the Pride Hospitality Annual Dinner here, Lindsey Childs was named General Manager of the year for Pride Hospitality, LLC. Lindsey operates the 99 room Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. She was honored at a private reception at the Intercontinental Hotels Group Worldwide Conference.
Mehmet Mulayim has been appointed to Noah’s Ark Deluxe Hotel & Casino as General Manager as of December 1, 2011. Noah's Ark Deluxe Hotel & Casino is located in the Bafra Tourism Zone of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, only 42 kilometers from Famagusta city center and 65 kilometers from Ercan Airport and Kyrenia city center.
hotels and luxury resorts to royal yachts, Doust brings a wealth of knowledge to the food and beverage operation at Four Seasons Hotel Sydney. Having started his career in England and Scotland using traditional cooking methods, Doust has gathered invaluable skills working with local ingredients in Western, Asian and Middle Eastern cultures.
The Park Hotels has installed RateTiger’s online real-time rate shopping tool RTSuite Shopper in five of its leading properties. The group is currently using RTSuite Shopper in its Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad properties, according to the company release. The tool helps to analyse a hotel group's market position by comparing competitor rate information across various Online Travel Agencies (OTAs), as well as the Global Distribution Systems (GDSs). These rate reports help the hotel make informed decisions and react to market conditions in a timely and effective manner.
Park Plaza Hotels, owner and operator of upscale and lifestyle hotels, today announced the start of the rebranding of two Resort Hotels of the Arenaturist group, one of the leading hospitality companies in Croatia. After extensive renovations, Park Plaza Histria Pula and Park Plaza Verudela Pula are set to open their doors in May 2012.
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide and the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS, announces the Park Inn by Radisson Petrozavodsk. The property featuring 180 rooms is scheduled to open in 2013. It is owned by Piter Concern. Park Inn by Radisson is a mid-market brand which offers reliability, personalized services and great value for money.
Marriott International announced today that the Finesterre Suites in Panama City, Panama, will be converted to a Marriott Executive Apartments extended stay hotel in early 2012. The 126-unit Marriott Executive Apartments Finisterre - Panama, will be operated by Marriott under a long term management agreement with the owner, Grupo Hotelero Finisterre S.A. Marriott Executive Apartments was selected by the owner as the preferred brand and operator, after a competitive operator search process carried out by the tourism consultancy, C4T Tourism, Business & Planning.
South Bend, IN -- Magnuson Hotels, the world’s largest independent hotel group, announced today the complete rebranding of the Magnuson Grand Hotel South Bend, Indiana. Formerly a Ramada, this 176-room luxury hotel seeks to upgrade its local, regional and national market position through its affiliation with the Magnuson Grand Hotels brand designation.
Holiday Inn Resort, Goa, a five-star resort of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), has leveraged IDS NEXT's Technology Audit. This audit has enabled Holiday Inn Resort, Goa to optimise use of its IT infrastructure and increase efficiency within the property by identifying redundancies in hotel activities The hotel group has been associated with IDS NEXT for over a decade and currently utilises IDS Enterprise 4.1, a high quality hotel ERP to power operations, according to a company release.
QUO, a global brand creation, communications and representation specialist company in the hospitality and tourism sector, has launched its India operations in Delhi. It has partnered with Indian advertising industry professional Kamal Oberoi. The company also announced the opening of new offices in four other countries along with India namely in Bangkok, London, Munich and Ho Chi Minh City in Saigon.
David Keen, CEO, QUO said, “We are open to offers from any of the state tourism boards, as well as the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, for the re-branding of their destinations.
Kraft Foods Inc has stated that India is one of the key markets to the overall growth prospects of the second-largest packaged food company in the world by sales. This information was provided by Irene Rosenfeld, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kraft Foods Inc.
Great Hotels of the World, a global hotel sales and marketing alliance, has launched its new trade directory combining the group's Meetings, Incentive and Corporate Travel collections for 2012. The 2012 edition includes over 130 of the world’s best MICE and corporate properties that offer exceptional facilities and services for groups and corporate travellers, according to the company release.
A new program at Maroma Resort and Spa in Riviera Maya, Mexico, aims to incorporate local culture into guests' daily life at the resort.Maroma's Mexican Immersion includes a Mayan temazcal, a therapeutic cleansing ritual carried out at dusk using ancient traditions, chants and meditation.The resort's La Cantina restaurant offers twice-weekly Noches de Cantina with a menu of homestyle dishes such as Fideo seco (dry noodles with chipotle, avocado and fresh cheese) and cordero rostizado (roasted suckling lamb) served with a range of tequilas, Mezcal and homebrewed beers and accompanied by Mexican music and dancing.Guests also can wear a bracelet indicating to the resort team they wish to communicate in Spanish only. Each room includes Spanish-English dictionaries and a cheat sheet of helpful phrases.