Articles tagged “uk”

Hotels

Oyo Launches Premium Vacation Rental Homes in UK

While Oyo's global expansion plans had been on pause mode during Covid, the hospitality company now seems to be diversifying its geographic footprint.

Oyo Launches Premium Vacation Rental Homes in UK

Hotels

Premier Inn to Grow Hotel Room Count by 25% Before 2030

Premier Inn hotels are like shoeboxes, but their beds have comfy mattresses that come with a "good sleep" guarantee. The profitable brand anticipates strong growth in the UK and Germany.

Premier Inn to Grow Hotel Room Count by 25% Before 2030

Tourism

Amsterdam’s ‘Stay Away’ Ads Didn’t Deter Partiers. Now What?

Amsterdam is struggling to shake off its historic image of the city where everything goes.

Amsterdam’s ‘Stay Away’ Ads Didn’t Deter Partiers. Now What?

Tourism

VisitBritain to Embrace Movie Tourism in 2024

By incorporating popular media, VisitBritain seems to know what sells in tourism now.

VisitBritain to Embrace Movie Tourism in 2024

Hotels

Inside EasyHotel’s Turnaround: CEO Strives to Double Hotel Count by 2026

With a turnaround artist at its helm, EasyHotel is finally poised for its long-awaited expansion. Recent investment in the company is a wager that affordability will matter more to some travelers than whether a hotel is Instagram-ready.

Inside EasyHotel’s Turnaround: CEO Strives to Double Hotel Count by 2026

Skift Meetings

UK Events Hit by Rising Costs

The cost of events and conferences in the UK is up by almost 25%. Business is strong for now, but there are likely challenges ahead.

UK Events Hit by Rising Costs

Tourism

China Resumes Outbound Group Trips to U.S., UK, Japan

How long will we have to wait before China's outbound tourism sentiment is revived completely?

China Resumes Outbound Group Trips to U.S., UK, Japan

Online Travel

Uber Records First Operating Profit, Tests UK Tour Operator Market

Concerns that Uber's expansion of its in-app travel booking services would cannibalize its core offering appear to be easing, with the company reporting a boosted overall performance.

Uber Records First Operating Profit, Tests  UK Tour Operator Market

Tour Operators

TUI Adds Standalone Hotel Booking for UK Market

TUI might be well-known for its package tours, but the operator remains intent on maximizing the cross-sell of dynamic pricing and standalone booking components to grow its market share.

TUI Adds Standalone Hotel Booking for UK Market

Hotels

Travelodge Owner Seeks Sale for Up to $1.5 Billion: Reports

We should take this deal talk with a grain of salt until there's a term sheet. That said, the budget hotel sector in the UK has boomed post-pandemic, boosting the financial performance of privately held Travelodge.

Travelodge Owner Seeks Sale for Up to $1.5 Billion: Reports