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Novotel Twin Waters Resort City QLD – Other State QLD - Queensland Country Australia Novotel Twin Waters Resort is a 361 room 4 star resort located on the Sunshine Coast. Hosting a number of different F&B outlets, conferencing facilities and leisure activities, NTWR caters for all. See hotel description
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Country :Singapore Mercure unites hotels that are all different but with common characteristics: professionals of passionate hospitality, the atmosphere of charmed places, a standard of quality guaranteed by a brand with international renown. See hotel description
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Country: Singapore Mercure unites hotels that are all different but with common characteristics: professionals of passionate hospitality, the atmosphere of charmed places, a standard of quality guaranteed by a brand with international renown. See hotel description
Grand Mercure Shenzhen Oriental Ginza by Accor City Shenzhen State South China
Country: China Grand Mercure Shenzhen Oriental Ginza by Accor is located at Futian Central Business District. The hotel is equipped with 481 guest rooms, restaurants, large banquet, Gym, SPA and indoor swimming poo See hotel description
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Novotel Wellington City Wellington State North Island
Country: New Zealand Want to work in the coolest little capital in the world? Situated in the heart of the Wellington CBD, with 139 bedrooms, 70 seat restaurant and boardroom, Novotel Wellington is currently recruiting for a Full Time Receptionist to join their Front Office team. Our hotel has recently undergone an exciting refurbishment of our guest rooms. See hotel description
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Country: Cambodia The newest Sofitel 5 stars luxury hotel presents 201 Bedrooms, 4 Restaurants, a Lobby Lounge, Club Millésime, Sport Complex, full equipped meeting rooms, all fashioned in the signature Sofitel style, showcasing sophisticated French elegance and the latest high-tech luxuries. See hotel description
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The newest Sofitel 5 stars luxury hotel presents 201 Bedrooms, 4 Restaurants, a Lobby Lounge, Club Millésime, Sport Complex, full equipped meeting rooms, all fashioned in the signature Sofitel style, showcasing sophisticated French elegance and the latest high-tech luxuries. See hotel description
NEWS| The Peninsula Shanghai is Acclaimed as the World's Best Business Hotel by Travel + Leisure Magazine
The Peninsula Shanghai has been honoured by Travel + Leisure magazine as the world's finest business hotel. In the December 2012 issue of Travel + Leisure, widely recognised as a leading international authority on travel and tourism trends, the US-based magazine published its list of the best hotels for business travellers in cities around the world as voted for by its readers in the annual World's Best Awards survey.
At REVPAR GURU, we are all about making our clients the most money possible. In some cases, that means using the OTAs but other times, the direct channel is best. Given the importance of the direct channel, we wanted to share our top five ways to increase website traffic and direct bookings. Rates are King When attempting to drive business to the direct channel, rates are of the utmost importance. Potential guests are motivated by the best rate and they will go wherever they need to get the best rate. Typically,
Of all the positions in hospitality, none is more revered or desired than that of General Manager. When you reach this level, you are at the pinnacle of our profession, in effect, the proverbial "captain" of the ship! The road to GM-ship can be long and arduous. There are many differing career paths that will lead to the position, thus, there is no single guaranteed road to success. In my numerous communications with GMs throughout my career, however, I've come to appreciate some of the essential traits that epitomize excellence. Here is my own personal list. Note the focus on the "soft side" of the business: Care. Care for their property. Care for their guests.
After 12 years implementing her strategic approach at The Landmark London as Director of Marketing, Sally Beck leaves to take her new role as Hotel Manager of The Lancaster London in January 2013. During her time at The Landmark London, Sally Beck has led her team in establishing the luxury hotel as a key competitor amongst London’s finest five star hotels.
Holding dual citizenship of France and Australia, Philippe is well versed in hotel management, having gained rich experience in the hospitality industry, over 10 years of which has been spent with Hilton Worldwide. His climb into the industry began with the Ritz London Ltd which was his ascendance right after his professional education from 'Les Roches' Switzerland.
Hilton Worldwide has appointed John McAree as the new general manager for Hilton Windhoek. He replaces Roman Kopacek, who opened Hilton Windhoek in May 2011.A seasoned industry professional, McAree joins the 150-room Hilton Windhoek after working as general manager at Hilton Addis Ababa in Ethiopia. McAree started his career at Hilton Kensington in 1983 and has a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry. McAree is well travelled having worked at Hilton Worldwide Hotels across the Middle East and Africa
Hilton Worldwide is set to further strengthen its presence in Egypt following the signing of a management agreement with Delta for Tourism & Hotels Company to introduce a new Hilton Hotels & Resortsproperty to the city of Alexandria. The new 158-room Hilton Alexandria Corniche, a conversion property, is expected to open as a Hilton branded hotel in 2013 and will be Hilton
StayWell Hospitality Group (StayWell), the owner and operator of the Park Regis and Leisure Inn brands today announced a new agreement to operate a 4 star hotel in Bali, Indonesia. The property will be branded as Park Regis Kuta with a proposed opening in early 2013 and will be StayWell Hospitality Group’s first hotel to officially open in Indonesia.
As part of Hyatt Community Grants, a philanthropic program that empowers Hyatt associates to guide charitable giving, Hyatt announced today that 27 Hyatt hotels and offices have awarded more than US$300,000 this year to communities around the world. "Hyatt has a long history of dedication to fostering thriving local communities where Hyatt hotels operate, and we are so proud of the many grant nominations we received" Hyatt
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has confirmed plans to build a major extension to Madinat Jumeirah, its Arabian resort in Dubai. The resort currently houses three hotels – Al Qasr, Mina A'Salam and Dar Al Masyaf – linked by a traditional Arabian souk and a meandering waterway. The project, known as Madinat Jumeirah Phase 4, will include a luxury five-star hotel, a villa complex, restaurants and a commercial centre with retail stores as well as a pedestrian precinct. It is expected to be completed by the end of 2015.
Risk capital firm Helion Venture Partners is leading a third round of investment in quick service restaurant chain Mast Kalandar, which is run by Bangalore-based Spring Leaf Retail. Helion, along with another existing investor Footprint Ventures, will put in $6 million (about Rs 32.5 crore) into the ethnic Indian food chain that has now raised a total of $11 million in equity capital. This investment follows a spate of venture deals in the quick service food sector that has gained prominence since the successful listing of Jubilant FoodWorksBSE 0.46 %, the master franchise for Domino's Pizza in India, and of Speciality Restaurants,
Lemon Tree Hotels has been conferred the NCPEDP-Shell Helen Keller Award, 2012 for the work towards promoting employment opportunities for people with disabilities in two categories: Category C: Role Model Organisations; and Category B: Role Model Non-Disabled Individuals The NCPEDP-Shell Helen Keller Award was instituted in 1999.
Hotel Leelaventure Ltd is looking to raise Rs 2,500 crore over the next two years, either through divestments or by way of rights or bond issue, or Qualified Institutional Placement (QIP) as equity markets improve. The company is going through a Rs 4,300-crore debt restructuring exercise approved by lenders in June this year, and is already in the process of selling its non-core assets as part of the programme.
Leading local and global hospitality operators will be gathering in Dubai to attend the inaugural Luxury Hospitality Summit, which starts today. The event is a new concept in B2B conferencing for the hospitality sector. It will bring together leaders and innovators from across the industry to share knowledge and experiences. The brightest names from the luxury hospitality sector will meet at the Summit to discuss the most pressing topics facing the industry in continued financially pressured times. The conference will provide a platform for learning and networking, with the industry’s finest discussing trends in sales and marketing, operations, finance, development, spas, concierge services, sustainability, human resources and much more.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and U.S. Bank have partnered to launch the Club Carlson Premier Rewards Visa Signature Card to provide an even faster way to earn a free night stay at over 1,000 participating Carlson Rezidor hotels worldwide. “The launch of this card is a significant step forward in the expansion of our Club Carlson loyalty programme, which has seen outstanding growth as one of the most rewarding loyalty programmes in the industry,” said Thorsten Kirschke, President, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Americas.
NEWS | Hilton, Delta for Tourism & Hotels sign management agreement for upcoming Alexandria property
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Delta for Tourism & Hotels Company to introduce a new Hilton Hotels & Resorts property to the city of Alexandria, Egypt. The 158-room Hilton Alexandria Corniche, a conversion property, is expected to open in 2013 and will be Hilton’s 19th property in the country and its second in Alexandria. Hilton Alexandria Corniche will be at a prime location in Alexandria's most upscale district on the city's Corniche.
The Delhi government yesterday told the Delhi High Court that hookah bars pose a health hazard for youngsters. “The state government has expressed its concern over hookah bars where youngsters are going, and, which may adversely affect their health,” Advocate Najmi Waziri, appearing for the government, told the bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw. He said in such bars or lounges, there is no separate smoking zone.