Cedric Bartolini appointed as Choice Hotels EMEA Head of Commercial

Amsterdam, 2024-Jul-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels EMEA has appointed Cedric Bartolini as Head of Commercial. Cedric will direct and lead sales, marketing, revenue management and distribution efforts for Choice Hotels EMEA and his appointment complements the companies’ growth plans. He will implement Choice Hotels EMEA’s modern and focused commercial strategy and ensure… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS AND IAG LOYALTY LAUNCH NEW COLLABORATION TO OFFER CHOICE PRIVILEGES® MEMBERS MORE OPPORTUNITIES TO REDEEM POINTS FOR TRAVEL

  The agreement will enable Choice Privileges® members the ability to redeem points for Avios which they can use to book flights, flight upgrades, experiences and car rentals. Choice Privileges members can now redeem their points into Avios at a ratio of 5,000 points to 1,000 Avios. Amsterdam, 2024-Jul-8 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS INTERNATIONAL NAMES LONG-TIME ASSOCIATE, DAVID BEERS NEW, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF CHOICE HOTELS EMEA

Amsterdam – 2024-Jun-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Long-time Choice Hotels International executive, David Beers has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Choice Hotels EMEA. As the new CEO of Choice Hotels EMEA, David will focus on strategic growth and financial performance for the region, which currently counts nearly 400 open hotels located in 17… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS AND AIR FRANCE-KLM UNVEIL NEW SEAMLESS POINTS-TO-MILES EXCHANGE ENABLING MEMBERS TO FIND MORE WAYS TO TRAVEL

Choice Hotels has launched a rewards exchange agreement with Air France-KLM, enabling Choice Privileges® members to convert their points into Flying Blue Miles The new collaboration provides Choice customers with access to reward tickets from Air France, KLM, Transavia and SkyTeam partners – as well as cabin upgrades, lounge access, and in-flight meals Amsterdam, 14… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels EMEA and Sercotel Strengthen Collaboration with New Distribution Agreement and European Roadshow

Choice Hotels EMEA and Sercotel have signed a new Distribution Agreement covering key international feeder markets into Spain Choice Hotels EMEA and Sercotel will undertake joint commercial and marketing activities over the coming months, including a European roadshow and will have a joint presence at IBTM World 2023 (IN SHORT) Choice Hotels EMEA and Sercotel… Read the full press release

Winter Getaway: Explore the Charms of Argelès-Sur-Mer on the Mediterranean Coast

(IN SHORT) Argelès-Sur-Mer, a picturesque town located south of Perpignan on the Mediterranean coast, is promoting its winter offerings. The town’s mild climate and rich cultural heritage make it an ideal destination for a winter getaway. Visitors can explore coastal trails, visit the park of Valmy castle, hike to the Massane Tower for panoramic views,… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA UNVEILS FIRST HOTEL TO COMPLETE BRAND REFRESH AT THE COMFORT HOTEL PRAGUE CITY EAST

Choice Hotels EMEA unveils first property to complete its major brand refresh Comfort Hotel Prague City East is the first Comfort Hotel to feature signature Comfort Hub and range of hallmarks that embrace local influence All Choice Hotel brands are being refreshed in EMEA with EMEA properties set to transition to new brand identities over… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA AND ROIBOS ANNOUNCE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

  New distribution agreement provides Choice Hotels EMEA franchisees with efficient and transparent access to Roibos’ global B2B network of travel distributors. Amsterdam, 2023-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ —Choice Hotels EMEA, the 100% franchise focused hotel company, has signed a new agreement with Roibos for the distribution of Choice Hotels EMEA’s portfolio of properties on the Roibos Marketplace, enabling hoteliers and… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA APPOINTS MARIELLE VROEMEN TO SPEARHEAD NEW FRANCHISEE PERFORMANCE DEPARTMENT

Choice Hotels EMEA has appointed Marielle Vroemen to lead its Franchisee Performance Department Marielle brings over 15 years of experience in hotel revenue strategy and optimisation, having previously worked for Marriott, Hilton, and Shangri-La New appointment supports Choice’s ambitious growth strategy in the EMEA region and is accompanied by the launch of a new Franchisee… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA APPOINTS ARNOUD VINK AS HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT

Arnoud joins Choice with over 15 years of hospitality experience The appointment supports Choice Hotels’ strategic growth focus in the EMEA region Amsterdam, 2023-Jun-5 — /EPR Network/ — Choice Hotels EMEA, the 100% franchise focused hotel company,  has appointed Arnoud Vink as its new Head of Development since May 1st. Arnoud is responsible for driving… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA REFRESHES ASCEND HOTEL COLLECTION BRAND TO CREATE ‘HAVEN OF HYGGE’ IN EMEA

Choice Hotels EMEA has revealed a refresh of its Ascend Hotel Collection brand, giving franchisees freedom to shape their own story and positioning Toolkit launched to help Ascend Hotels define their own distinctive Icon, Rewarding Rituals, and ‘United in Kind’ initiatives Ascend Hotel Collection refresh completes Choice Hotels EMEA brand re-energisation strategy, with Comfort, Clarion,… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA AND SEERA GROUP ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF A NEW PROPERTY IN RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA

The 88-room Comfort Hotel Riyadh Olaya is the latest property to open as part of a strategic agreement between Choice Hotels EMEA and Seera Group At least seven more hotels are planned to open under the agreement in the next five years Amsterdam, February 20, 2023 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels Middle East… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels brings the Sleep Inn brand to the EMEA region– helping guests relax, recharge, reset and maintain a balanced lifestyle during their stay

Bringing the Sleep Inn brand to EMEA is an important part of Choice Hotels EMEA’s brand re-energisation strategy, offering relevant brands, tailored to the regional market, that deliver value to guests and generate revenue for its franchisees Brand’s stay balanced in style ethos reflects guest research findings that achieving a balanced lifestyle is now a… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels EMEA and RIMC Hotels & Resorts Group open Quality Hotel Vienna in Austria

Quality Hotel Vienna has 118 rooms and underpins Choice Hotels EMEA’s expansion The hotel is being upgraded to the brand’s new Quality standards as part of a property improvement plan underway since the beginning of November 2022 PKF hospitality group found the new operators and acted in an advisory capacity during the acquisition of the… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels EMEA reveals refresh concept for its Quality brand

Quality brand refresh launched as part of Choice Hotels EMEA’s ongoing brand re-energisation strategy Brand refresh responds to research identifying post-pandemic guest priorities and requirements Follows the EMEA relaunch of Comfort in April and Clarion in May, with the Choice Hotels’ Sleep brand to enter EMEA for the first time later this year and plans… Read the full press release

The Holcombe launches Jubilee celebrations with Best of British menu

    11-bedroom restaurant with rooms located in Holcombe, Somerset launches a week of celebrations in the run-up to the Platinum Jubilee weekend Best of British menu celebrates all things British Somerset, UK 2022-May-26 — /Travel PR News/ — The Holcombe, a 17th century grade II listed restaurant with 11 bedrooms in Holcombe Somerset, has launched a… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA GROWTH CONTINUES WITH ADDITION OF NEW HOTEL IN GALWAY, IRELAND

  New hotel on Eyre Square now open Opening supports strategic growth focus with franchisees at the core The opening comes shortly after Choice Hotels EMEA announced a brand refresh of its EMEA portfolio is underway following independent research to understand post pandemic guest requirements London, UK 2022-May-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Supporting its… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA COMMENCES CLARION BRAND REFRESH

Choice Hotels EMEA continues brand refresh with Clarion now underway Brand refresh follows independent research to understand post pandemic guest requirements Comes as Choice Hotels celebrates 50th anniversary of the opening of its first Europe hotel Comfort relaunch commenced last month, Quality to commence in quarter three and Choice Hotels’ Sleep brand to enter EMEA… Read the full press release

The Holcombe launches sustainability initiative

11-bedroom restaurant with rooms located in the village of Holcombe, Somerset which has a strong Sustainability focus New sustainability initiative includes installation of a new insect wall and beehives Gastronomy is key for owners’ Alan and Caroline; professional chefs focused on providing guests with an exciting food offering that is both locally sourced and sustainable Somerset,… Read the full press release

LEADING MIDSCALE FRANCHISOR CHOICE HOTELS EMEA EMBARKS ON BRAND REFRESH REFLECTING EVOLVING GUEST REQUIREMENTS

Brand refresh underway following independent research to understand post pandemic guest requirements Brand Refresh comes as Choice Hotels celebrates the 50th anniversary of its first hotel in Europe opening Comfort, Clarion and Quality to be refreshed and Choice Hotels Sleep brand to enter EMEA for the first time Comfort refresh underway with arrival of updated… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF FRANCHISE INDUSTRY AS IT RECORDS SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN INTEREST FOR FRANCHISING

Choice Hotels EMEA CEO Jonathan Mills highlights a significant increase of interest in franchising as a business format as more people look to franchising for the first time Growing entrepreneurial spirit fuels a desire to take opportunities and shape the future Amsterdam, 2022-Mar-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels EMEA has seen a marked… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS CONTINUES CPI HOTELS AGREEMENT AND EXPANDS PORTFOLIO WITH HOTEL OPENING IN SLOVAKIA

New 175 room Clarion Congress Hotel Bratislava now open Recently renovated Clarion Congress Prague Work underway on Comfort Hotel Budapest which is expected to open towards the end of 2022 Amsterdam, 2022-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels EMEA has continued its strategic agreement with CPI Hotels, the leading hotel operating company in the… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS AND SEERA GROUP OPEN TWO NEW PROPERTIES IN SAUDI ARABIA

Openings form part of an agreement which will see at least ten hotels planned to open within the next five years  Amsterdam, 2022-Jan-21 — /Travel PR News/ — CHME, a fully owned subsidiary of Seera Holding Group, the largest publicly listed travel company in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, have opened two… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, BRAND AND LOYALTY

Nick Bosworth has joined Choice Hotels as Director of Marketing, Brand and Loyalty Appointment supports strategic growth focus with franchisees and customer affinity at the core Amsterdam, 2022-Jan-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Supporting its European growth strategy, Choice Hotels EMEA has appointed a new Director of Marketing, Brand and Loyalty. Nick Bosworth has joined… Read the full press release

Home Sweet Holcombe! The newly-opened gastronomic Somerset gem

    Recently upgraded 11-bedroom restaurant with rooms located in the village of Holcombe, Somerset Gastronomy is a focus of owners’ Alan and Caroline; professional chefs focused on providing guests with an exciting food offering that is both locally sourced and sustainable Somerset, UK, 2021-Oct-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Located in the heart of… Read the full press release

CHOICE HOTELS EMEA FOCUSES ON FRENCH GROWTH AND OBSERVES INCREASING CONSUMER CONFIDENCE IN THE MARKET

Paris, France 2021-Sep-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Having observed increased consumer confidence in the French market through encouraging domestic leisure travel in July and August, Choice Hotels EMEA has this week attended the Franchise Expo Paris and Global Lodging Forum, both held in Paris, to meet with franchisees and focus on growth in the… Read the full press release

You really autumn know – PaulCamper unveils great autumn camping destinations

LONDON, 2021-Sep-27 — /Travel PR News/ — PaulCamper, Europe’s largest online platform for campervan and motorhome sharing, has collated some top spots for campervanning this autumn. With schools having returned, most of the larger crowds have reduced and beauty spots across the UK are quieter so autumn campervanners not only benefit from cheaper nightly campsite rates… Read the full press release

PaulCamper launches ‘Happy Camper Cards’ for beginner campervanners

  Collection of cards will be available in rental motorhomes and campervans Cards can be placed in the window to assist those new to campervanning to easily ask for help, whilst more seasoned travellers can use them to offer help to other campers London,UK 2021-Sep-21 — /Travel PR News/ — PaulCamper, Europe’s largest online platform for… Read the full press release

PaulCamper staycations – post school holiday getaways

London,UK 2021-Sep-15 — /Travel PR News/ — PaulCamper, Europe’s largest online platform for motorhome and campervan sharing, is the perfect choice for a post school holiday staycation PaulCamper staycations start from £50 per night Many hosts welcome pets Cheaper than Airbnb and hotels With the kids back at school, there is no better time for the… Read the full press release

PaulCamper reveals campervans and motorhomes with October half term availability for a fun-filled family getaway

Renting out a motorhome or campervan with PaulCamper this October half term couldn’t be easier Range of campers still available for October half term starting from £85 a night sleeping four  London,UK, 2021-Sep-07 — /Travel PR News/ — October half term is just around the corner, and whilst some staycation availability is limited or prices… Read the full press release