Most popular and trending cities: where travellers went in 2014

Global | 30 Jan, 2015 has released data from its Hotel Price Index that highlights the most popular destinations of the past year.

Hotel apps face threats in mobile battleground for travel bookings

Global | 30 Jan, 2015

Failure to thwart threats from Google and travel apps pose risks to both earning loyalty and the potential revenue stream hotel apps may offer.

Accor's digital welcome service deployed in 1,000+ hotels

Global | 30 Jan, 2015

In 2015, Accor will equip another 1,500 hotels, so that 75% of its French and European networks offer this online check-in / fast check-out solution.

Repeat guests have higher expectations

United Kingdom | 30 Jan, 2015

Report also shows social media has yet to take off in the hotel space and guest 55 years plus account for 51% of all reviews, up from 39% last quarter.

13th China International Hospitality Supplies Fair (HOSFAIR) on in September

China | 30 Jan, 2015

There will be 4000 exhibitors displaying the latest in professional technology and hotel supplies.

Hilton College joins hospitality programs in Europe and Asia to offer MS in Global Hospitality Business

Global | 30 Jan, 2015

Study global hospitality business on 3 continents at Master level, with a Master in Global Hospitality Business program offered by Ecole hotelière de Lausanne, Switzerland, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China and the University of Houston, USA.

DoubleTree by Hilton Fresno Convention Center opens after renovation

United States | 29 Jan, 2015

The 321-room hotel is situated directly across from the Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center.

Hotels start 2015 with strong revenue performance driven by ADR growth

North America | 29 Jan, 2015

Beyond maintaining strong group business, hoteliers need to keep an eye on the pace of business bookings as they appear to be softer than in months past.

Top talent honoured at HOSPA Annual Awards

Global | 29 Jan, 2015

Student award winners announced who studied during 2014 on the HOSPA Education Programmes in Financial Management (ETPFM) and Revenue Management (ETPRM).

Staybridge Suites portfolio expands in London’s Vauxhall

United Kingdom | 29 Jan, 2015

IHG’s 5th Staybridge Suites in the UK is a 93 suite new build hotel, offering a sociable, home-like experience for guests looking for a place for an extended stay on business or leisure.