Hyatt announces plans for a Park Hyatt Hotel in Auckland

New Zealand | 24 Nov, 2014

Park Hyatt Auckland will be built in a prime waterfront location on Auckland Harbour, which is expected to undergo a major revitalization.

Lizard Island set to reopen on 1 March 2015

Australia | 24 Nov, 2014

Enhancements and new additions included after 12 months of extensive refurbishment and rebuilding following the impact of Cyclone Ita.

Fairfield by Marriott to open in San Salvador in 2016

El Salvador | 24 Nov, 2014

The 130-room Fairfield by Marriott hotel in San Salvador will feature a modern design, a casual dining restaurant, meeting space and a state of the art fitness center.

Hyatt issues statement after gas explosion at Hyatt Regency London

United Kingdom | 24 Nov, 2014

The 400-room Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill, in Portman Square, Marylebone, was evacuated following a blast shortly before midnight on Saturday.

IHG Signs Crowne Plaza Hotel in Medellin

Colombia | 24 Nov, 2014

Slated to open in 2018, the hotel will be located in Medellin's upscale "El Poblado" neighborhood, occupying one of two towers in the Palmanova luxury, mixed-use development.

Value Place expands into Chicago with 15 new hotels

United States | 24 Nov, 2014

The first hotel is on track to break ground Spring 2015, with the rest to be developed within the next five years.

Russian sanctions make luxury hotel in St Petersburg rethink business

Global | 24 Nov, 2014

Video: Alfred Pisani, founder and CEO of Corinthia Hotels, explains how the hotel chain deals with international issues.

Hostel sector set to thrive as demand grows for low cost beds

Global | 24 Nov, 2014

The cost of hotel accommodation in major visitor locations is keeping the hostel and limited service concept at the forefront of the property market.

Elaine Kum new Director of Sales and Marketing at Pan Pacific Singapore

Singapore | 24 Nov, 2014

Elaine has worked with luxury hotels including Mandarin Oriental, Singapore, Sheraton Towers Singapore, and most recently, Singapore Marriott Hotel where she was Director of Marketing.

The Omni Hotel at CNN Center makes two new appointments

United States | 24 Nov, 2014

Rachal Batiste is the new Director of Associate Services and Nick Koonz is now the Director of Rooms.