Articles tagged “1 hotels”

Luxury

AI vs. Travel Advisors: When Humans Win

Chatbots are relying on 20 years of bad travel writing, while travel advisors can be a real source of truth.

AI vs. Travel Advisors: When Humans Win

Business Travel

More Trips, Higher Prices: Business Travel Spending May Finally Top 2019 Levels

Companies say their employees are embracing business travel, but they're also trying to rein in costs.

More Trips, Higher Prices: Business Travel Spending May Finally Top 2019 Levels

News Blog

IDEAS: 1 Hotels Opens Nature-Inspired Hotel in London

1 Hotels has launched its first European property, with 1 Hotels Mayfair now open in London, standing as the brands flagship location in the United Kingdom. Credit: Mikkel Vang According to a release, a commitment to sustainability and biophilic design principles have been the 'driving force' behind the design of the property, with the new…

Hotels

Ultra-Luxury Hotels Bet on Measured Growth

In most cases, having not a whole lot more than 25 properties is an optimum number.

Ultra-Luxury Hotels Bet on Measured Growth

Hotels

Starwood’s SH Hotels Looks for Developers Aligned on Luxury and Sustainability

Starwood Capital has bet on two trends with SH Hotels. It seems likely that the rich will get richer, boosting demand for luxury hotels. It also seems likely climate change will worsen, increasing the demand for sustainability.

Starwood’s SH Hotels Looks for Developers Aligned on Luxury and Sustainability

Online Travel

Coronavirus Upheaval Prompts Independent Hotels to Look at Management Company Startups

The startup Life House has a new white-labeled full management service that doesn't require a costly rebrand or renovation. We expect only a few dozen hotels will sign up this year for it. But the new offering underscores the bigger picture, stark choices facing the owners of tens of thousands of independent hotels now.

Coronavirus Upheaval Prompts Independent Hotels to Look at Management Company Startups

Hotels

What Hotel CEOs Are Saying About Amazon and Google’s Growing Influence in Travel

Disruption in the travel industry is a universal constant, and we can certainly expect Amazon and Google to continue that tradition. An even more interesting question to ask ourselves for the moment: Why aren't Google and Apple doing more to get their smart devices into hotel rooms like Amazon is?

What Hotel CEOs Are Saying About Amazon and Google’s Growing Influence in Travel

Hotels

CEO Interview: Barry Sternlicht Is His Own Biggest Critic

Being a perfectionist isn't always a bad thing, especially if Sternlicht's hotel history is any proof of that.

CEO Interview: Barry Sternlicht Is His Own Biggest Critic