The European Hotel Design Awards announces its 2014 winners

Europe | 27 Nov, 2014

A celebration of exceptional hotel design and architecture has just revealed its roll call of winners and commended projects.

Nominations open for the IHIF Young Leader Award

Global | 27 Nov, 2014

Candidates must be nominated by another person from within their organisations or by someone with whom they share direct work experience.

Mandarin Oriental Bangkok’s Exec Chef named Gault&Millau’s Swiss Star Abroad

Thailand | 27 Nov, 2014

The accolade is bestowed annually on a Swiss-born chef working abroad according to culinary achievements.

Accor announces 5-star Sydney airport hotel

Australia | 27 Nov, 2014

The Pullman Sydney Airport will have 229 rooms and will be the first internationally branded 5-star hotel serving the international airport precinct.

Thompson Miami Beach officially open

United States | 27 Nov, 2014

Thompson Miami Beach's 380 ocean front, ocean view and city view guest rooms and its 30 suites, blend of beach appointments and mid-century international resort style.

The Laslett to open in London's Notting Hill mid-2015

United Kingdom | 27 Nov, 2014

Spread across five handsome Victorian mansions on Pembridge Gardens, The Laslett will have 51 guest rooms and suites with a make-yourself-at-home vibe.

Institute of Hospitality makes UDOL programmes first to gain online accreditation

Global | 27 Nov, 2014

The accreditation provides the University of Derby Online Learning with the international recognition of a quality benchmark standard set out by the Institute of Hospitality.

Steigenberger signs agreement for seventh hotel in China

China | 27 Nov, 2014

Steigenberger Hotel Changchun to open in the spring of 2016. It will also feature a spa and gym area complete with swimming pool and extending over a total area of 1650 m².

Hilton Garden Inn opens in downtown Louisville

United States | 27 Nov, 2014

It is the brand's fourth property in Louisville and offers 162 guest rooms.

Anthony McHale appointed General Manager of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

United Arab Emirates | 27 Nov, 2014

McHale joins Jumeirah Group after more than five years as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park in London.