Hyatt welcomes Alila Hotels into the World of Hyatt loyalty program

Addition of Alila Hotels provides World of Hyatt loyalty members even more places to earn and redeem points and connect to exclusive experiences across distinct hotels and resorts CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Jun-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) today (June 25, 2019) announced the introduction of Alila Hotels into the World of Hyatt loyalty program beginning June 25,… Read the full press release

The first Hyatt Place hotel in Poughkeepsie, NY, is officially open

93-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in Poughkeepsie, NY, heart of the Dutchess County POUGHKEEPSIE, NY, 2019-Jun-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Place Poughkeepsie, the first Hyatt Place hotel in Poughkeepsie, NY, is officially open. The new hotel features the Hyatt Place brand’s intuitive design, casual atmosphere and practical amenities, such as free Wi-Fi and… Read the full press release

Radisson Blu announces the opening of a new Radisson Blu Hotel in Prague

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jun-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Blu, the upper upscale hotel brand that delivers a positive and personalized service in stylish spaces, is proud to announce the opening of a new Radisson Blu Hotel in Prague – a city that is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 destinations in the world…. Read the full press release

Accor Group and the Air France-KLM Group strengthen partnership

Paris, France, 2019-Jun-25 — /Travel PR News/ — From 20th June 2019, members of the Flying Blue and Le Club AccorHotels loyalty programs will be able to enjoy Miles+Points, an innovative opportunity to earn simultaneously points & miles while traveling with both companies: – Earn Miles for your hotel stay and Points for each flight –… Read the full press release

Comfort Hotels launches the Comfort Hotels Ultimate Work Family Trip Contest

Comfort Hotels is Giving Away an Entire Hotel to Highlight the Importance of Business Travel in Building Work Relationships ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Jun-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Nine in 10 Americans surveyed have a “work family” and, as a result, feel happier. They also agree that traveling with colleagues enables them to connect on a personal… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills appoints Chef Chris Ford as Executive Pastry Chef

Ford brings diverse experience, innovative techniques, and inspiring creativity to the acclaimed culinary team at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, U.S.A., 2019-Jun-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills welcomes Executive Pastry Chef Chris Ford to its esteemed culinary team. Ford has shown his ability… Read the full press release

Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm in Sweden completes its ambitious multi-million renovation project

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jun-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the completion of the Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm in Sweden, following its ambitious multi-million renovation project. The renovation is one of several renewed Radisson hotels across the Nordics, as the hotel group is now finalizing its most extensive renovation… Read the full press release

Hampton by Hilton will launch the first-ever Hampton Real Travel Road Trip Hotline

Three quarters of Americans say a road trip is their favorite way to travel, and now helpful advice to smooth out the bumps is just a phone call away MCLEAN, Va., 2019-Jun-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Just in time for the first day of summer, Hampton by Hilton will launch the first-ever Hampton Real Travel Road Trip… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces signing of Europe’s first Alila branded resort

Alila La Gruyère in Switzerland will strengthen Hyatt’s luxury lifestyle and wellbeing offerings in the region CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Jun-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (June 17, 2019) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Resort 4 SA, owned by Ben Golf Investissements SA, for Europe’s first… Read the full press release

Hyatt and BTG Homeinns unveil new hospitality brand, UrCove

Developed as an entirely homegrown brand, UrCove branded hotels will cater to China’s growing but underserved upper-midscale segment SHANGHAI, CHINA, 2019-Jun-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Following the pioneering joint venture announcement in February, Hyatt and BTG Homeinns Hotels Group continue to make great strides with the unveiling of a new hospitality brand on Wednesday,… Read the full press release

74% of frequent travellers see benefits in enrolling in a hotel loyalty program

Bangalore, India, 2019-Jun-20 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, along with SAMHI Pvt. Ltd, undertook an in-depth consumer survey to better understand the needs and expectations of the road warriors in India. The survey revealed that while 54% of the respondents are already enrolled in a hotel loyalty… Read the full press release

The Cambria Hotels announces the opening of Cambria Hotel Charleston Riverview

Grand Opening Marked with $1,500 Donation to Ronald McDonald House of Charleston ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Jun-14 — /Travel PR News/ — The Cambria Hotels brand celebrated its continued  expansion in the Palmetto State with the grand opening of the Cambria Hotel Charleston Riverview. Representatives from the hotel brand franchisor Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), developer RREAF Holdings, management company… Read the full press release

IHG® strengthens luxury and upscale portfolios in India

Bangalore,India, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG), one of world’s leading hotel companies has signed an agreement with Hotel Paraag Limited in Bangalore, for two hotels – the new built InterContinental® Bengaluru Whitefield and Crowne Plaza® Bengaluru Raj Bhavan Road, which will be a conversion hotel. The development marks the debut of the… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the signing of the Radisson Hotel, Lahore City Mall in Pakistan

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the signing of the Radisson Hotel Lahore City Mall in Pakistan. This deal marks the group’s debut in Pakistan and the launch of its strategy to have 10 hotels and 2,000 rooms in operation and under development across the country by 2025…. Read the full press release

Mallorcan gastronomic celebration: Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa announces the return of Guest Chef Series

London, UK, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa is thrilled to announce the return of their Guest Chef Series, which invites five of the biggest and brightest faces in the Mallorcan restaurant industry to partake in a bespoke gastronomic celebration. The ultimate showcase of culinary talent takes place from now until… Read the full press release

Hyatt to develop the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Malta, expected to open in 2021

Hyatt Regency Malta will mark continued growth for Hyatt in Southern Europe CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with Bay Street Holdings Limited to develop the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Malta. Located on the scenic coastal destination… Read the full press release

Accor announces material progress in the divestment process of Orbis’ real estate assets

Accor agreed key terms of taking over Orbis’ hotel services business for €286m, and begins disposal of its real estate operations, whose Gross Asset Value (excluding corporate overheads) totaled €1.18bn at end-2018 Paris, France, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — In line with its “asset-light” strategy, and as presented at Capital Market Day on November 27, 2018, Accor announced today… Read the full press release

Marriott International opens Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel; its second Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Tanzania

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (06/10/2019) announced the opening of its second Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Tanzania, Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel. The original New Africa Hotel was built as the official residence of Kaiser Wilhelm II in… Read the full press release

Hilton Cambridge City Centre introduces a lemon drizzle rainbow cake to celebrate Cambridge’s first LGBTQ event

“Love is sweet and colourful, just like our delicious rainbow cake” Cambridge, England, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — In celebration of the first LGBTQ event taking place in Cambridge this summer, Hilton Cambridge City Centre has introduced a lemon drizzle rainbow cake. Layered in the six colours of the Pride flag, the commemorative cake also offers a… Read the full press release

Hilton Pattaya appoints new Commercial Director, Jean-Baptiste Papin

PATTAYA, Thailand, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Pattaya has appointed a new Commercial Director for its uniquely designed hotel. Jean-Baptiste Papin most recently served as senior cluster revenue manager of the Hilton Revenue Management Consolidated Center, Asia Pacific. “We are excited to welcome Jean-Baptiste Papin to our unique hotel. I am confident that Jean-Baptiste’s wealth… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Austin announces summer programming in 2019

Ceviche classes, champong and stand-up paddleboarding on the activity lineup Austin, U.S.A, 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Austin is embracing its identity as an “urban resort” with the launch of new summer experiences and activities that make the most of the downtown Austin hotel’s lakeside location and laidback vibe. “Our sprawling green lawn… Read the full press release

Beaufort Hotel joins Ascend Hotel Collection

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Jun-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) welcomes the Beaufort Hotel to its portfolio of unique, boutique, and historic hotels and resorts that reflect their surrounding community. The brand’s newest addition, situated on the idyllic Crystal Coast, channels the Tar Heel State’s rich maritime culture and highlights the collection’s continued growth… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Group unveils its diverse MICE offerings across its new hotel portfolio in Abu Dhabi

The diverse MICE offering spans vibrant city, tranquil desert and stunning beach locations The focus supports Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030 and looks to capitalize on the 7% annual growth forecasted for MICE in the capital* Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel group has unveiled its diverse… Read the full press release

Hyatt proudly supports WorldPride 2019 as Platinum Sponsor

CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — In honor of Hyatt’s commitment to fostering a world of understanding and inclusion, Hyatt Hotels Corporation(NYSE: H) today (June 10, 2019) announced that Hyatt is encouraging guests to be their most authentic self during WorldPride 2019 and beyond and inviting them to enjoy a special offer in celebration of WorldPride… Read the full press release

MAXX Hotel Sanssouci Potsdam opens on August 1st, 2019

The new hotel of the brand MAXX by Steigenberger in Potsdam Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The MAXX family is growing: With the MAXX Hotel Sanssouci Potsdam, the young brand opens its third hotel after Bad Honnef and Vienna within a few months. The current Steigenberger Hotel Sanssouci Potsdam is… Read the full press release

IHG announces signing of Hotel Indigo, in Qatar due to open in 2023

The company has partnered with Al Sraiya Hotels & Hospitality Group for Hotel Indigo Doha Lusail Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel groups, has signed a Management Agreement with Qatari holding company, Al Sraiya Hotels & Hospitality Group which is under Al… Read the full press release

IHG brings together its two largest brands, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express in a new global marketing campaign

The company’s largest marketing campaign in over a decade brings together two iconic leaders in global travel to demonstrate the power of in-person connection Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts (IHG®) announces the launch of a global marketing campaign for the company’s two largest brands, Holiday Inn®and Holiday Inn Express®. We’re there, a new,… Read the full press release

W Hotels reveals major upgrades to W Atlanta – Midtown, W Atlanta – Buckhead and W Atlanta – Downtown

Multi-Million-Dollar Renovation Project Spans 750+ Guest Rooms, Multiple Bars & Restaurants and Innovative Meeting Spaces Atlanta, GA, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Georgia is on our mind. W Hotels Worldwide is excited to reveal major upgrades to each of the city’s three W hotels (W Atlanta – Midtown, W Atlanta – Buckhead and W… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko recognised as “Bulgaria’s Leading Lifestyle Hotel 2019” by World Travel Awards

Bansko, Bulgaria, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko has been recognised as “Bulgaria’s Leading Lifestyle Hotel 2019” by World Travel Awards. The red-carpet gala ceremony took place on Saturday, 8 June on the Portuguese island of Madeira. The online votes were cast by professionals working within the tourism industry and by… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel Bahia named Europe’s Leading Entertainment and Dining Resort in the World Travel Awards 2019

Estepona, Spain, 2019-Jun-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Kempinski Hotel Bahia adds another distinctive award to its portfolio, as the luxury beachfront resort is named Europe’s Leading Entertainment and Dining Resort in the World Travel Awards 2019. Voted for by travel and tourism professionals from across the globe, the World Travel Awards celebrate excellence and innovation within… Read the full press release