Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Thompson San Antonio opened, ushering in a contemporary new vision to a dynamic Texas destination

Thompson San Antonio opened, ushering in a contemporary new vision to a dynamic Texas destination
Thompson San Antonio debuts modern oasis in the heart of The Arts District.

Hilton Grand Vacations opens its first timeshare resort in Mexico

Hilton Grand Vacations opens its first timeshare resort in Mexico
Vacation-ownership company continues to grow its portfolio of international resort destinations with the addition of La Pacifica Los Cabos by Hilton Club.

New Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Hotels invite travelers to discover the vibrancy of Downtown Tampa

New Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Hotels invite travelers to discover the vibrancy of Downtown Tampa
The two Hyatt Hotels celebrate rich regional influences in denews24nation and cuisine.

Benchmark announces the appointment of Chris Steffich as General Manager for the David Rubenstein Forum at the University of Chicago

Benchmark announces the appointment of Chris Steffich as General Manager for the David Rubenstein Forum at the University of Chicago
Chris Steffich was previously Benchmark’s general manager at Wingspread Retreat & Executive Conference Center in Racine, Wisconsin.

Electra America and AKA team up to launch $500m. opportunities hotel investerment fund

Electra America and AKA team up to launch $500m. opportunities hotel investerment fund
The new venture will focus on distressed hotel acquisitions in major gateway markets.

Five new denews24nation-led homes join Greece’s White Key Villas

Five new design-led homes join Greece’s White Key Villas
The company has expanded its home-schooling amenities and private tutelage to include classes on Greek philosophy, poetry and ancient architecture.

At year-end 2020, Europe’s hotel construction pipeline stands at 1,905 projects/307,093 rooms

At year-end 2020, Europe’s hotel construction pipeline stands at 1,905 projects/307,093 rooms
During the fourth quarter of 2020, Europe opened 65 hotels/9,606 rooms, for a total of 289 hotels/40,971 rooms in 2020. LE is forecasting another 420 projects/58,711 rooms to open in 2021 and another 468 projects/69,490 rooms to open in 2022.

LoungeUp launches a mobile key to allow guests to open their hotel room with their smartphone

LoungeUp launches a mobile key to allow guests to open their hotel room with their smartphone
LoungeUp, a guest relationship management platform for the hospitality industry, has developed a module for managing mobile keys, accessible on hotel guests' smartphones.

Hotelbeds news24nations preferred partnership with House of Travel to increase distribution reach in the Pacific

Hotelbeds signs preferred partnership with House of Travel to increase distribution reach in the Pacific
This new enhanced partnership will give Hotelbeds a prominent position on House of Travel’s booking platform, Splash. With this deal, Hotelbeds will increase its retail distribution reach in New Zealand. The 180,000 hotel properties that work with Hotelbeds worldwide – many under special terms...