W London – Leicester Square unveils a multi-million-pound tech-based transformation of all 192 guest rooms and suites

Multi-Million Pound Renovation of W London Allows Guests to Take Charge of their Stay Through Innovative In-Room Technology, Alongside Fantastic Collaboration with Fashion Visionary, Jack Irving  London, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-18 — /Travel PR News/ — W London – Leicester Square today (07/15/2019) announced a super-charged new chapter for the hotel, unveiling a multi-million-pound transformation of… Read the full press release

Marriott International launches a custom app-based wellbeing challenge, TakeCare Level30

With an award-winning culture of promoting employee wellbeing, Marriott invites guests, job seekers and the general public to join its annual challenge and live well for 90-days. Bethesda, MD, 2019-Jul-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International announced today (07/15/2019) the launch of TakeCare Level30, a custom app-based wellbeing challenge available for guests and associates… Read the full press release

Yu Yue Heen at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou awarded one Michelin star for the second year in the 2019 Michelin Guide Guangzhou

Guangzhou, China, 2019-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Yu Yue Heen at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou was awarded one Michelin star for the second year in the 2019 Michelin Guide Guangzhou. Guangzhou is only the second city in Mainland China to receive the acclaimed Michelin star award, the world’s most highly- regarded restaurant recognition. Yu Yue Heen, located on 71st… Read the full press release

Hilton opens dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District and Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District

Located steps away from the Tampa Convention Center, Hampton Inn by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton together welcome guests visiting Tampa TAMPA, Fla. And MCLEAN, Va., 2019-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today (July 15, 2019) announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District and Home2 Suites… Read the full press release

Accor adopts the European Chicken Commitment

Paris, France, 2019-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Accor announces today (July 12, 2019) that the Group has adopted the European Chicken Commitment* and has committed to reach the higher welfare standards by 2026 for 100% of the broiler chicken in its European supply chain. The European Chicken Commitment is built on a collective agreement… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the signing of the Radisson Hotel La Baie d’Alger in Algiers

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the signing of the Radisson Hotel La Baie d’Alger in Algiers; its second hotel in Algeria and first Radisson-branded hotel in the country. The new hotel will be a strong addition to the group’s portfolio of almost 100 hotels in operation… Read the full press release

Interstate Hotels & Resorts announces the appointment of Andrew J. Arthurs as chief information officer

ARLINGTON, Va., 2019-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Interstate Hotels & Resorts – the leading U.S.-based global hotel management company – announces the appointment of Andrew J. Arthurs as chief information officer. Arthurs is responsible for the design and delivery of innovative technical and business solutions to meet the diverse needs of the company and its worldwide… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels starts construction on the Cambria Hotel Calabasas – Malibu

Project Milestone Kicks-off a Summer Season with Seven Anticipated Openings ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) and Weintraub Real Estate Group announced the official start of construction on the Cambria Hotel Calabasas – Malibu. Expected to open in early 2021, the three-story, 125-room upscale hotel will further the brand’s Golden… Read the full press release

Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the signing of two new resort hotels in the southern Thailand

Avani Hotels and Resorts to Open Two Resorts in Krabi, Thailand Krabi, Thailand, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Avani Hotels & Resorts (www.avanihotels.com) is pleased to announce the signing of two new resort hotels in the southern Thailand resort town of Krabi, marking the brand’s continued growth within Thailand. The existing resorts will undergo renovations… Read the full press release

Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai introduces new accommodation packages that will appeal to families and gourmands

Shanghai, China, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai has launched two new accommodation packages that will appeal to families and gourmands who appreciate the creative touch. The Stay with Cartoon Friends offer features luxurious guestrooms specially decorated by cartoonist Paul Frank and children’s fashion brand Pancoat that both children and their parents will love, while… Read the full press release

IHG announces the signing of the largest voco in the world — voco Makkah in Saudi Arabia

4,200-room property marks major milestone in IHG’s ongoing legacy in the Kingdom Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is continuing to expand its footprint across Saudi Arabia with the signing of voco Makkah in partnership with Maad International, among the Kingdom’s… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the opening of Aloft Madrid Gran Vía

Aloft Madrid Gran Via Embraces the Brand’s New Future-Proofed Design Formula, Complete with a Rooftop Pool Featuring 360-Degree Views of Madrid’s Skyline Madrid, Spain, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Aloft Hotels, Marriott International’s hotel brand for music fans and tech-savvy travellers, brings a new beat to Spain this month with the opening of Aloft… Read the full press release

Marriott International to bring its iconic W Hotels Worldwide brand to Argentina for the first time in Buenos Aires

W Buenos Aires Project to Bring Playfully Lux Accommodations and Residences to City in 2024 Bethesda, MD, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has signed an agreement with GNV Group to bring its iconic W Hotels Worldwide brand to Argentina for the first time in dynamic Buenos Aires, underscoring growing… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the signing of the new Park Inn by Radisson Wismar, Germany set to open in Q3 2019

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is pleased to announce the signing of the new Park Inn by Radisson Wismar, in Northern Germany, with the property set to open in Q3 2019. The historic city of Wismar boasts one of Germany’s best-preserved medieval town centers, while the old city district from the… Read the full press release

The Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi opens its doors to guests

Maldives, 2019-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — The Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi opened last week to great acclaim for its breathtaking views, myriad dining options and glorious seascapes. But there’s a lot more to this property than an aerial view can reveal. To give you a peek at the full range of the hotel’s features, we asked five property insiders… Read the full press release

Wharf Hotels announces the appointment of Balwin Yeung as Group Director Global Sales

Hong Kong, China, 2019-Jul-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Wharf Hotels has appointed Balwin Yeung as Group Director Global Sales, strengthening its sales force with Balwin as a dynamic new addition to its expanding Sales and Marketing team. Leading the group’s Global Sales Offices across five continents, Balwin, a top sales achiever, will guide the hospitality… Read the full press release

Wharf Hotels names Louis Ver as Group Director E-Commerce

Hong Kong, China, 2019-Jul-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Wharf Hotels has appointed Louis Ver as Group Director E-Commerce, expanding its Sales and Marketing force in this new role with Louis captaining its digital strategy and commercial business. Reporting to Sandy Russell, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Louis will be responsible for contributing to the… Read the full press release

Wharf Hotels appoints Ben Choi as its new Group Director Rooms

Hong Kong, China, 2019-Jul-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Wharf Hotels has appointed Ben Choi as its new Group Director Rooms to lead the hospitality group’s rooms division for its 17 Niccolo and Marco Polo Hotels across China, Hong Kong and the Philippines. Reporting to Thomas Salg, Vice President Operations, Ben will oversee room operations,… Read the full press release

Vacaciones-Espana.es: Staying in a villa in Spain in high season does not have to be necessarily expensive

MALAGA, 2019-Jul-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Vacaciones-Espana.es, the leading portal for holiday homes in Spain offers a selection of 8 fantastic villas with availability in July / August for less than € 25 pppn (per person per night ): – Located in the countryside near the medieval city of Villena on the Costa Blanca, Casa… Read the full press release

España Gastos Vacacionales de Verano 2019: Los 3 mejores destinos de mejor valor son Lanzarote, Gran Canaria y Costa Blanca

MALAGA, 2019-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Los vuelos y alojamientos a buen precio no significan necesariamente unas vacaciones económicas; el importe de otros gastos locales cotidianos están suponiendo un papel mucho más importante en la obtención de unas vacaciones económicas bajo el sol por las costas españolas. Vacaciones-Espana.es, el portal de alquiler vacacional líder en… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group to bring the first branded serviced apartments to Cyprus — the Radisson Blu Serviced Apartments, Larnaca

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the signing of the first branded serviced apartments in Cyprus with the Radisson Blu Serviced Apartments, Larnaca; its third property in the city. The new serviced apartments – signed as part of a Master Development Agreement with Sunnyseeker Hotels and Quality… Read the full press release

The Radisson Tbilisi City Centre set to arrive in Georgia’s capital in 2021

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the signing of the first Radisson-branded hotel in Georgia, further driving the expansion of the group’s upscale brand across Europe, the Middle East & Africa (EMEA). The Radisson Tbilisi City Centre is set to arrive in Georgia’s capital in 2021. Elie… Read the full press release

Park Inn by Radisson opens 142-room hotel in Berchem, Belgium

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Park Inn by Radisson, Radisson Hotel Group’s upper midscale hotel brand that delivers stress-free experiences, good food and upbeat environments, is proud to announce the opening of a 142-room hotel in Berchem in the Antwerp province. This opening brings the group’s Belgian portfolio to 14 hotels and more… Read the full press release

Spain Summer Spending Report 2019: The Top 3 best value destinations are Lanzarote, Gran Canaria and Costa Blanca

MALAGA, 2019-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Cheap flights and accommodation don’t necessarily mean a cheap holiday; varying prices of everyday local expenses are playing a far bigger role in bagging a bargain holiday in the sun. If you are looking for a last-minute budget holiday this summer, then Spain offers great in-resort value on its… Read the full press release

AHLA PRAISES GOVERNOR IGE FOR VETOING VACATION RENTAL BILL

HONOLULU, HAWAII, 2019-Jul-10 — /Travel PR News/ — The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today (July 9, 2019) released the following statement praising Hawaii Governor David Ige for vetoing Senate Bill 1292 regarding vacation rentals. The quote is attributable to Chip Rogers, president and CEO of AHLA. “AHLA applauds Governor Ige for vetoing this flawed… Read the full press release

IHG announces Six Senses Loire Valley, expected to open in May 2022

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has a track record of discovering the world’s most out of the ordinary destinations in which to create exceptional guest experiences.  Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Just over a 90-minute drive south of Paris is the breathtaking Loire Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage region renowned for historic chateaux,… Read the full press release

IHG announces the opening of its sixteenth Hotel Indigo® in the UK — Hotel Indigo® Chester

Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-10 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced the opening of its sixteenth Hotel Indigo® in the UK, in the heart of the notable city of Chester. Within walking distance to one of the oldest racecourses in Britain and numerous historical attractions, Hotel Indigo® Chester is the perfect choice for a weekend… Read the full press release

IHG announces the opening of the new-build 100-room Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Ensenada Centro hotel in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico

The hotel is the first IHG property located in the heart of the leisure destination Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-10 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG®, (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 100-room Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Ensenada Centro hotel in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. It becomes the… Read the full press release

Emirates partners with world-renowned hotel providers to offer attractive summer rates to its passengers travelling to and through Dubai

Emirates has partnered with Accor, Armani Hotel Dubai, Emaar Hospitality Group and Marriott to offer attractive hotel rates to passengers travelling to and through Dubai this summer Dubai, UAE, 2019-Jul-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has partnered with world-renowned hotel providers to offer its passengers travelling to and through Dubai attractive summer rates in… Read the full press release