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.

Hyatt Explores Brand Acquisitions to Fuel European Growth
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Hyatt Explores Brand Acquisitions to Fuel European Growth

Cameron Sperance, Skift

U.S. Hotel Giants Lead Travel Recovery: Skift Health Score
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U.S. Hotel Giants Lead Travel Recovery: Skift Health Score

Seth Borko, Skift Research

MGM Resorts Plans to Offload Bulk of Its Real Estate Trust for $4.4 Billion
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MGM Resorts Plans to Offload Bulk of Its Real Estate Trust for $4.4 Billion

Ankit Ajmera, Reuters

Skift Loyalty and Subscription Summit: The Evolution of Loyalty and the Orthodoxies That Covid-19 Broke
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Skift Loyalty and Subscription Summit: The Evolution of Loyalty and the Orthodoxies That Covid-19 Broke

Deloitte + Skift

Marriott Rides China and U.S. Travel Strength to $422 Million Profit
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Marriott Rides China and U.S. Travel Strength to $422 Million Profit

Cameron Sperance, Skift

This Is Marriott’s Earnings Week to Lose 🔒
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This Is Marriott’s Earnings Week to Lose 🔒

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Hilton CEO Not Too Worried About What Delta Variant Could Do to Travel’s Recovery
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Hilton CEO Not Too Worried About What Delta Variant Could Do to Travel’s Recovery

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Wyndham Hotels Makes It Two Quarters in a Row for Profits
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Wyndham Hotels Makes It Two Quarters in a Row for Profits

Angel Adegbesan, Skift

Accor Isn’t Ready to Celebrate Just Yet After Surprising Display of Profitability
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Accor Isn’t Ready to Celebrate Just Yet After Surprising Display of Profitability

Cameron Sperance, Skift

IHG CEO Bullish on New Hotel Construction Despite Tight Lending Market
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IHG CEO Bullish on New Hotel Construction Despite Tight Lending Market

Cameron Sperance, Skift

Busting Independent Hotel Myths During Covid-19: New Skift Research
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Busting Independent Hotel Myths During Covid-19: New Skift Research

Seth Borko, Skift Research

Hotels Elevate Brand Strategy With New Mantra: Eat or Be Eaten
Coronavirus and Hospitality

Hotels Elevate Brand Strategy With New Mantra: Eat or Be Eaten

Cameron Sperance, Skift