Coronavirus and Hospitality

In-depth reporting and breaking news on how COVID-19 is impacting hotels and short-term rentals in the U.S., Asia, Europe, and other destinations. Read updates on hotel refund policies, labor issues, political developments, and more. For broader coverage of coronavirus and its impact on the travel industry, please visit our liveblog.

Wyndham Achieves Pandemic Rarity for Hotel Industry: Profitability
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Wyndham Achieves Pandemic Rarity for Hotel Industry: Profitability

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Investor Giant Blackstone Stands Ready With $252 Billion to Invest: Travel Can Benefit
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Investor Giant Blackstone Stands Ready With $252 Billion to Invest: Travel Can Benefit

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Marriott Throws Hat Into the Work-From-Hotel Ring
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Marriott Throws Hat Into the Work-From-Hotel Ring

Cameron Sperance, Skift

It’s Still A Waiting Game For Hotel Investors, As Owners Still Have High Valuations In Mind
Coronavirus and Hospitality

It’s Still A Waiting Game For Hotel Investors, As Owners Still Have High Valuations In Mind

Cameron Sperance, Skift

What’s Going On With Oyo, 10 Months Into the Pandemic
Coronavirus and Hospitality

What’s Going On With Oyo, 10 Months Into the Pandemic

Dennis Schaal, Skift

The Rescheduled Summer Olympics Won’t Save Struggling Japanese Hotels
Coronavirus and Hospitality

The Rescheduled Summer Olympics Won’t Save Struggling Japanese Hotels

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Accor’s Lifestyle Brand Expansion Continues With Mondrian Return to London
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Accor’s Lifestyle Brand Expansion Continues With Mondrian Return to London

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Victories Are All Relative Now for Hotel Giant IHG
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Victories Are All Relative Now for Hotel Giant IHG

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Accor Explores Corporate Partnerships to Revive Cratered Revenue
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Accor Explores Corporate Partnerships to Revive Cratered Revenue

Cameron Sperance, Skift

China Is First Country in the World to See Year-Over-Year Hotel Revenue Growth During Pandemic
Coronavirus and Hospitality

China Is First Country in the World to See Year-Over-Year Hotel Revenue Growth During Pandemic

Cameron Sperance, Skift

U.S. Leads the World in Hotel Construction During Pandemic
Coronavirus and Hospitality

U.S. Leads the World in Hotel Construction During Pandemic

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Hotel Industry Finally Gets a Relief Bill in Congress: What Are Its Chances?
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Hotel Industry Finally Gets a Relief Bill in Congress: What Are Its Chances?

Cameron Sperance, Skift