Articles tagged “kimpton”

Hotels

Hyatt Bids for Kimpton Hotels Owned by Xenia

Sometimes the only way to step up presence in cities is to buy and rebrand. InterContinental Hotels Group won't like this, as Hyatt can terminate the management contracts if it buys Xenia's Kimpton assets.

Hyatt Bids for Kimpton Hotels Owned by Xenia

Business Travel

The Meticulous Detail and Effort Behind the Hotel Bathrobe

A room in a luxury hotel is certainly incomplete without a bathrobe. But beyond satisfying guest expectations, brands are realizing that spiffing up their wraparound options can shower them with extra benefits.

The Meticulous Detail and Effort Behind the Hotel Bathrobe

Hotels

IHG to Replicate Its Light-Touch Kimpton Approach With Six Senses

Let's just hope, for everyone's sake, IHG sticks to its word here and lets Six Senses be Six Senses.

IHG to Replicate Its Light-Touch Kimpton Approach With Six Senses

Hotels

InterContinental Hotels Group Focuses on Growing Luxury and Midscale Presence

We've noticed IHG has a knack for announcing new brands without giving them names first, so any takers on what the name of IHG's newest not-yet-named brand will be?

InterContinental Hotels Group Focuses on Growing Luxury and Midscale Presence

Hotels

IHG Is Finally Adding Kimpton to Its Loyalty Program

Whatever IHG ultimately does as it proceeds with this loyalty program merger, the No. 1 thing they don't want to do is to anger Kimpton Karma elites. We also wonder: Will new IHG CEO Keith Barr start letting IHG's most elite loyalty members get access to his phone number too?

IHG Is Finally Adding Kimpton to Its Loyalty Program

Hotels

Don’t Expect Hotel Companies to Stop Launching New Soft Brands Anytime Soon

Why? They make money. And they're easier to roll out than a "hard brand." (Thus, why those are "hard.")

Don’t Expect Hotel Companies to Stop Launching New Soft Brands Anytime Soon

Hotels

Interview: Kimpton CEO Sees IHG Helping to Propel Its International Expansion

The hotel company that started the boutique hotels movement in the U.S. wants to set a precedent for scaling up — without losing its soul in the process. But can it succeed?

Interview: Kimpton CEO Sees IHG Helping to Propel Its International Expansion

Hotels

How Boutique Hotels Changed the Way We Design Hotels

Design was just one ingredient, albeit an essential one, for creating a boutique hotel both then and now.

How Boutique Hotels Changed the Way We Design Hotels

Hotels

What It Was Like to Work with Boutique Hotel Pioneer Bill Kimpton

If there were ever someone who truly influenced and mentored an entire generation of hotel leaders, Bill Kimpton would be at the very top of that list.

What It Was Like to Work with Boutique Hotel Pioneer Bill Kimpton

Hotels

These Are the Best Hospitality Companies to Work for in 2017

When it comes to the biggest hospitality companies out there, these are some of the best to work for.

These Are the Best Hospitality Companies to Work for in 2017