Hotel Indigo announces opening of Hotel Indigo Vienna – Naschmarkt

Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Boutique hotel brand Hotel Indigo, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts’ Luxury and Lifestyle portfolio, has opened its first property in Austria, Hotel Indigo Vienna – Naschmarkt. Centrally located, the hotel is a short walk from the city’s historic centre, the ‘Margareten’ district, a culturally diverse… Read the full press release

Enjoy a true Zambian dining tradition, a boma dinner at Mukuni Boma African restaurant at Avani Victoria Falls Resort

Zambia, Africa, 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Guests at Avani Victoria Falls Resort can immerse themselves in a truly Zambian dining tradition during a boma dinner at the resort’s African restaurant, Mukuni Boma. Sit under the stars, lounge fireside with a Zambian feast, enjoy live bands, traditional dancing and ground yourself to the beautiful Zambian rituals… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Doha welcomes Joris Quintelier as Director of Food & Beverage

Doha, Qatar, 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Doha announces the appointment of Joris Quintelier as Director of Food & Beverage. A true Four Seasons success story, Quintelier has spent more than a decade working in various positions in food and beverage and now takes the helm of the division at Four Seasons Hotel Doha at… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels honored with Bronze Award for the Non-Broadcast: General Recruitment category at the 43rd Annual Telly Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors, has been named a Bronze Award winner for the Non-Broadcast: General Recruitment category at the 43rd Annual Telly Awards. Honoring excellence in video and television across all screens, the Telly Awards are judged by leaders… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces signing for 216-room Hyatt Centric Sapporo

The first Hyatt Centric hotel in Hokkaido, northern Japan, is slated to open in 2024 CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (June 29, 2022) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with NTT Urban Development Corporation for Hyatt Centric Sapporo. Slated to open in… Read the full press release

Accor extends Paris Saint-Germain sponsorship

Paris, France, 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — After three highly successful years as a major partner and official jersey sponsor of Paris Saint-Germain, Accor has decided to extend its commitment with the French football giant, albeit in a different capacity, for a further four years to promote its lifestyle loyalty program. In the new… Read the full press release

Marriott Bonvoy launches three Marriott Bonvoy® China CITIC Bank Co-branded Credit Cards

Marriott Bonvoy® China CITIC Bank Co-branded Credit Cards combine the competitive advantages of a major card company with the reach and choice of the highly-awarded travel program SHANGHAI, CHINA, 2022-Jun-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott International’s award-winning travel program and marketplace, today (JUNE 28, 2022) announced the launch of three Marriott Bonvoy® China… Read the full press release

AHLA expands its Government Affairs and Advocacy Capabilities with three new hires

AHLA Continues to Expand Its Government Affairs and Advocacy Capabilities WASHINGTON DC, USA, 2022-Jun-30 — /Travel PR News/ — The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today (June 29, 2022) announced three new additions to its government affairs staff – hires that will further expand the organization’s robust government affairs and advocacy capabilities. Leann Paradise has… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the opening of Radisson Hotel Istanbul, Harbiye

Brussels/Istanbul, 2022-Jun-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the opening of Radisson Hotel Istanbul, Harbiye, located in the heart of Istanbul near the lively Taksim Square, known as the cultural center for the arts and entertainment in Istanbul. Radisson Hotel Istanbul, Harbiye features 90 comfortable rooms and suites. Most of… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Caption by Hyatt Beale Street Memphis

Located in the heart of the Memphis Entertainment District, Caption by Hyatt Beale Street Memphis is expected to remix hospitality with a fresh take on food and beverage and thoughtfully designed stay experiences fostering connection and community CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Jun-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) is proud to announce Caption by Hyatt… Read the full press release

Orient Express, artisan of travel since 1883, returns with the support of Accor

Paris, France, 2022-Jun-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Almost 140 years after the first Orient Express luxury trains changed rail travel forever, the legend continues. Orient Express, artisan of travel since 1883, announces the return of its legendary train and a new and unique format. With the support of Accor and leadership of its Chairman… Read the full press release

TFE Hotels announces first Collection property in Sydney; a new 102-room boutique hotel in the heart of Surry Hills

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — TFE Hotels will open a new Collection property – the first for the brand in Sydney – complete with rooftop infinity pool with sweeping city views, in the heart of Surry Hill’s boutique dining and shopping precinct in early 2024. The 102-room boutique hotel will become the… Read the full press release

Radisson Collection launches second global Art Series exhibition in partnership with photographer Paperboyo

Brussels / Bilbao, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Collection – Radisson Hotel Group’s luxury lifestyle collection of iconic properties – is proud to launch its second global Art Series exhibition in partnership with English photographer and visual artist, Rich McCor (aka Paperboyo). This exhibition celebrates the opening of the exceptional Radisson Collection Hotel,… Read the full press release

Hyatt to rebrand the Winston Hotel in Rosebank, Johannesburg to Park Hyatt Johannesburg in early 2023

After an extensive refurbishment, the iconic Winston Hotel is expected to reopen as Park Hyatt Johannesburg in 2023 CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today (June 23, 2022) that a Hyatt affiliate entered into a management agreement with an affiliate of the Millat Group for the Winston Hotel in… Read the full press release

Fairmont and Make-A-Wish launch new global program, Wishes Start Here

Fairmont will grant more than 500 wishes and donate €1 million in charitable support over the next three years Paris, France, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is excited to announce its first global partnership with Make-A-Wish®, after nearly two decades of working closely together at multiple locations across Canada, the United States, Europe and the… Read the full press release

10 Essential Safety Tips for Solo Travelers

LONDON, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Nothing beats a long stare outside the airplane window lost in thought. Solo travel is one of the most therapeutic experiences especially when you want to beat the accustomed milieu. I was much inspired to take this valiant step for the first time in 2019 after reading Cheryl… Read the full press release

A bold new direction for the hotel and leisure industry

Marton Takacs

A bold new direction for the hotel and leisure industry An all-time high in hotel openings Domestic holiday market here to stay LONDON, 2022-Jun-27 — /Travel PR News/ — The hotel and leisure market is showing remarkable resilience post-pandemic, with the staycation market set to remain popular, says Márton Takács, Global Leader for Hotel & Leisure… Read the full press release

Accor to sell 10.8% stake in Ennismore to a Qatari consortium

Ennismore continues to build on its success and high growth expanding across the lifestyle & leisure market with the addition of Accor’s stakes in Rixos & Paris Society Accor enters into exclusive negotiations to sell a 10.8% stake in Ennismore to a consortium of investors with financing from Qatar First Bank Transaction implies an enterprise… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts and Sun Hospitality Group to develop four hotels across two destinations in Vietnam

Four hotels with 2,709 rooms in Ba Na Hills and Quang Hanh’s Yoko Park MoU signed to bring Vignette Collection onsen-wellness resorts to Vietnam Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jun-24 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced a strategic alliance framework agreement with long-term partners Sun Hospitality… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts and Tradewinds Corp to open InterContinental Penang Resort in Malaysia

InterContinental Penang Resort has sustainability at its heart and will revitalise Penang’s most exclusive beach resort destination Penang, Malaysia, 2022-Jun-23 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is proud to announce the signing of InterContinental Penang Resort, in partnership with THR Hotel (Penang) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of… Read the full press release

IHG’s voco hotels brand expands in Japan with new opening in Osaka

IHG launches the ‘reliably different’ voco brand in Japan with 2023 Osaka flagship opening voco Osaka Central is IHG’s 75th voco signing globally since it launched in 2018 Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jun-23 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts (headquartered in the UK; IHG ANA Hotels Group Japan, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan, CEO: Abhijay Sandilya will… Read the full press release

Moxy Hotels launches throwback-themed experience full of nostalgic sips and snacks inspired by the ‘90s

From Dirty Shirleys to Dunkaroos, the Brand is Putting a Grown-Up Spin on Familiar Classics, Giving Nod to a Nostalgic Summer Break State of Mind BETHESDA, MD, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Moxy Hotels, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, is celebrating the official start of summer by taking guests back to… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts to roll out full-size Dove hand wash, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, and body lotion to IHG Essentials and Suites Collection hotels

Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Today(20 JUNE 2022), IHG Hotels & Resorts announces a global collaboration with consumer goods company Unilever to replace bathroom miniatures with bulk amenities* in over 4,000 hotels. In 2019, IHG became the first global hotel company to commit to all of its hotel brands removing bathroom… Read the full press release

IHG announces signing of InterContinental Tashkent, Uzbekistan

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces future InterContinental brand debut in Uzbekistan in Trilliant Business Park Development Complex, at the heart of Tashkent Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today (21 JUNE 2022) announces a debut signing for its leading luxury InterContinental… Read the full press release

IHG announces signing of InterContinental Penang Resort opening in 2025

InterContinental Penang Resort has sustainability at its heart and will revitalise Penang’s most exclusive beach resort destination Penang, Malaysia, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is proud to announce the signing of InterContinental Penang Resort, in partnership with THR Hotel (Penang) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resorts Bali appoints Randy Shimabuku as General Manager

Bali, Indonesia, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Randy Shimabuku has been appointed General Manager of Four Seasons Resorts Bali, taking leadership of the two iconic resorts at Jimbaran Bay and Sayan at a critical time as Bali reopens to the world. The appointment marks an exciting new chapter as the Bali resorts unveil a brand new spa, new… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Nevis appoints Karen Mcfarlane as the new Spa Director

Spa and wellness hospitality veteran brings extensive resume spanning for than twenty years Nevis, West Indies, 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Resort Nevis, the award-winning resort consistently ranked by travellers and travel experts as one of the top resorts in the Caribbean, has named Karen Mcfarlane as the new Spa Director. A spa and wellness… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai plants 50,000th tree within Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Legacy Forest

Hawaii, Hualalai, U.S.A., 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, the first and only AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star Resort on Hawaii Island, announces the planting of its 50,000th tree within Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Legacy Forest. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai is a leader in environmental stewardship and has made sustainability a priority. This collaboration… Read the full press release

Cambria® Hotels launches destination-inspired interpretations of its signature Cambria Margarita

Inspired by local flair and flavors, the upscale, bar-forward brand creates six city-inspired Cambria Margaritas ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Today (June 21, 2022), to celebrate the start of the summer travel season, Cambria® Hotels—an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)—launches  six destination-inspired interpretations of its signature Cambria Margarita. Curated by… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality announces signing for the Steigenberger Residences Doha, Qatar

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2022-Jun-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Deutsche Hospitality is pleased to announce the successful signing of the Management Agreement for the Steigenberger Residences Doha, Qatar. Complementing the recently opened Steigenberger Hotel Doha, the Residences will include 278 uniquely furnished apartments offering the warm comforts of a home and a space that… Read the full press release