Articles tagged “onefinestay”

Hyatt CEO Found Homesharing Experiments ‘Challenging’

Hyatt CEO Found Homesharing Experiments ‘Challenging’

Deanna Ting, Skift

But Mark Hoplamazian didn't say Hyatt would never try it out again.

3 weeks ago

Co-Living and Co-Working Are Gimmicks, Declares 25hours Hotels CEO

Co-Living and Co-Working Are Gimmicks, Declares 25hours Hotels CEO

Deanna Ting, Skift

What’s most interesting about this boutique lifestyle hotel brand is its willingness to take risks and to continually experiment, but not if that means following the pack.

2 months ago

This Is What Hotel CEOs Really Think About Homesharing

This Is What Hotel CEOs Really Think About Homesharing

Deanna Ting, Skift

While most still don't think it's necessarily for them, there are a few who are starting to be open to giving it a try.

3 months ago

Hotels Finally Embrace Homesharing: Now What?

Hotels Finally Embrace Homesharing: Now What?

Deanna Ting, Skift

Just as challenging as it is for Airbnb to offer more hotel-like options, it seems in some ways even more daunting for hotel companies to start offering more Airbnb-like accommodations.

5 months ago

Onefinestay CEO Departs to Lead Serviced Apartment Brand Sweet Inn

Onefinestay CEO Departs to Lead Serviced Apartment Brand Sweet Inn

Deanna Ting, Skift

We know what you're all thinking: Can Onefinestay be saved? Was AccorHotels' decision to buy a private rental business the right move? Or should it have partnered with one instead?

6 months ago

AccorHotels Is Still Struggling to Make Onefinestay and John Paul Profitable

AccorHotels Is Still Struggling to Make Onefinestay and John Paul Profitable

Deanna Ting, Skift

The first step to making things right is to admit things are wrong, followed by figuring out how to make things right again. At this point, we're not sure we know how AccorHotels wants to fix its problems with Onefinestay and John Paul, but at least it admits something is wrong.

7 months ago

AccorHotels’ High-End Acquisition Problem

AccorHotels’ High-End Acquisition Problem

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Two of Accor's high-end deals have failed to live up to expectations. The big question now is: Can the company fix things?

10 months ago

AccorHotels Takes $288 Million Hit on Onefinestay and John Paul Investments

AccorHotels Takes $288 Million Hit on Onefinestay and John Paul Investments

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Uh oh! Is this the start of Accor's ambitious acquisition strategy unraveling or simply a bump in the road?

10 months ago

An Insider’s Perspective on AccorHotels’ Wide-Ranging M&A Strategy

An Insider’s Perspective on AccorHotels’ Wide-Ranging M&A Strategy

Deanna Ting, Skift

By the time we publish this, we wouldn't be surprised if AccorHotels has already purchased or invested in another business.

11 months ago

Marriott CEO Fires a Salvo: ‘We Can Deliver a Better Homesharing Product’

Marriott CEO Fires a Salvo: ‘We Can Deliver a Better Homesharing Product’

Deanna Ting, Skift

Marriott — and well, any company wanting to get into private accommodations — should heed the advice of AccorHotels CEO and pay close attention to how they manage those rentals and how they can leverage their existing hospitality labor force to do it.

1 year ago

Airbnb Plus’ Risky Bet to Push Homesharing to a New Level

Airbnb Plus’ Risky Bet to Push Homesharing to a New Level

Deanna Ting, Skift

If Airbnb is successful with Airbnb Plus, it will ensure that alternative accommodations are no longer seen as an alternative. But making it a success will be easier said than done.

1 year ago

AccorHotels Wants to Accelerate Its Buying Spree in 2018

AccorHotels Wants to Accelerate Its Buying Spree in 2018

Patrick Whyte, Skift

AccorHotels' acquisitions over the last couple of years aren't money makers yet but that's not to say they never will be. CEO Sébastien Bazin is still intent on playing a very different game than the other big hotel companies.

1 year ago