Hotel News

Extensive coverage of news stories specifically curated for travel industry professionals seeking to stay informed about the latest developments, trends, and opportunities in the global hotel sector. The archive provides a comprehensive overview of the industry, covering various aspects of hotel management, operations, guest experience, and marketing. In-depth analysis and expert opinions are presented by Skift editors and contributors, examining the challenges and opportunities faced by hoteliers in different regions and market segments. The archive also highlights the influence of global events, regulations, and changing traveler preferences on the industry.

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Marriott Bonvoy Adds 200 Millionth Member as Hotel Loyalty Race Heats Up

Marriott Bonvoy signed up the 200 millionth member as the loyalty program aims to retain its title as the world's largest – Hilton Honors is hot on its tail.

Marriott Bonvoy Adds 200 Millionth Member as Hotel Loyalty Race Heats Up

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CoStar Faces Lawsuit Alleging It Helped Luxury Hotels Fix Room Prices

CoStar Group faces a consumer class action lawsuit alleging it conspired with luxury hotel operators like Marriott and Hilton to boost room rates artificially.

CoStar Faces Lawsuit Alleging It Helped Luxury Hotels Fix Room Prices

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Super Bowl 2024 Hotel Rooms Were Priciest in U.S. History

Initial reports suggest Las Vegas reaped solid economic rewards from its first time hosting the Super Bowl.

Super Bowl 2024 Hotel Rooms Were Priciest in U.S. History

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Chinese Developer Abandons Plans For Atlantis Resort in Hawaii

It would have been the first Atlantis resort in the U.S., but now the developer is in liquidation and the land is for sale.

Chinese Developer Abandons Plans For Atlantis Resort in Hawaii

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Hyatt’s Annual Report: 5 Things We Learned

Hyatt's annual 10-K provides a handful of notable details, including the final prices it paid for Mr & Mrs Smith and for Dream Hotels.

Hyatt’s Annual Report: 5 Things We Learned

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The New Sound of Luxury

Sound is an opportunity area that luxury hoteliers haven't fully capitalized on. But they are perfect places to create unique, rarified experiences.

The New Sound of Luxury

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Accor CEO Says a Rising Middle Class in India Will Bolster Hotel Sector

Accor's top boss said during a Thursday earnings call that the hotel group will benefit as the middle class expands in India and beyond in the next several years.

Accor CEO Says a Rising Middle Class in India Will Bolster Hotel Sector

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Aman Group CEO Talks Ultra-Luxury Hotel Strategy

Since Vlad Doronin took the helm of Aman Group, he's scaled up the ultra-luxury hotel group. Here's what's next.

Aman Group CEO Talks Ultra-Luxury Hotel Strategy

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MCR to Turn London’s BT Tower Into a Hotel

The BT Tower will be transformed into a hotel after the telecom giant inked a £275m deal to sell the London landmark to MCR Hotels.

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India’s Hotel Sector to Hit Decade-High for Revenue

The Indian hotel industry is expecting to report a 7-9 percent revenue growth in FY2025 with occupancy likely to be at decade highs.