Hilton announces 244-room new-build Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street

Slated to open by 2nd Quarter 2020, new property will debut in Melbourne’s Central Business District SYDNEY and MCLEAN, VA, 2019-Nov-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today (November 11, 2019) announced the signing of Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street, adding to Hilton Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio of 106 world-class properties in the Asia Pacific region…. Read the full press release

Hyatt announces new Andaz property in Macau, China, slated to open in the first half of 2021

Expected to open in the first half of 2021 as part of an award-winning, integrated resort destination, the new hotel will be the first Andaz-branded property in Macau, China CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (November 5, 2019) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement with  Galaxy… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Place Peña Station/Denver Airport

226-room Hyatt Place hotel opens nearby Denver International Airport CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (November 7, 2019) that Hyatt Place Peña Station/Denver Airport is officially open. The new hotel features unexpected and experiential elements, including a curated Colorado-centric art program; a lively bar showcasing top local beers, wine and spirits;… Read the full press release

Accor announces partnership with Alibaba Group

The two innovative companies join forces to foster digitalization of global tourism Paris, France, 2019-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Accor, a world-leading hospitality group, and Alibaba Group, the world’s largest retail commerce business, today (November 7, 2019) announced a strategic collaboration to develop a series of digital applications and loyalty programs to improve the consumer… Read the full press release

Accor announces the opening of SO/ Paseo del Prado La Habana in Cuba

Accor’s fastest growing luxury hotel brand arrives just in time to honor Havana’s 500th anniversary Paris, France, 2019-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, is pleased to announce the arrival of its avant-garde lifestyle brand, SO/ Hotels & Resorts, in Cuba with the opening of SO/ Paseo del Prado La… Read the full press release

Alliance Reservations Network adds new feature enhancements to its popular group hotel booking platform

ARN’s hotel booking platform Group Productivity Solution adds new industry-leading features designed to simplify the group booking process ORLANDO, FL, 2019-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Alliance Reservations Network, which was recently acquired by RCI, the world’s largest vacation exchange network as part of Wyndham Destinations (NYSE:WYND), has added four new feature enhancements to its popular group… Read the full press release

IntercityHotel again achieves a “Service Champions Gold” Award

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2019-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — According to the results of the most extensive ranking survey to be conducted in Germany, Deutsche Hospitality’s IntercityHotel brand has once again offered some of the best customer service found in any sector during 2019. IntercityHotel achieved a “Service Experience Score” of 68.6 percent in… Read the full press release

Oakwood® announces new construction 98-unit residential building, Tellus on Dexter

LOS ANGELES, CA, 2019-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Oakwood®, wholly owned by Mapletree Investments (“Mapletree”), announced today (Nov. 6, 2019) it has been selected by Wilshire Capital, LLC to manage Tellus on Dexter, a new construction 98-unit residential building located at 403 Dexter Ave N in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood just north of downtown. This… Read the full press release

The Ascend Hotel Collection opens its 300th hotel: Edgar Hotel – Martha’s Vineyard

Industry’s Largest Soft Brand Continues Global Expansion in Top Vacation Destinations with Nearly 60 Openings Year to Date ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — The Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) reached a significant milestone today (Nov. 6, 2019) with the opening of its 300th hotel worldwide on the renowned Massachusetts island of Martha’s Vineyard: Edgar Hotel – Martha’s… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels promotes Raúl Ramírez to SVP of international strategic planning and global head of financial planning and analysis

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel franchisors, has promoted Raúl Ramírez to senior vice president of international strategic planning and global head of financial planning and analysis. In this expanded capacity, Ramírez will lead the financial and strategic long-range planning organizations for Choice’s… Read the full press release

Oak Hotels, Resorts & Suites debuts in New Zealand’s Capital

Doha, Qatar, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Oaks Wellington Hotel has officially opened its doors in the heart of Wellington’s entertainment precinct, Courtenay Place, marking the debut of industry leaders, Oak Hotels, Resorts & Suites, in New Zealand’s Capital. Ideally located within the thriving CBD, the hotel holds prime position for those wanting to immerse themselves in the city’s… Read the full press release

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas spreads festive cheer around the globe this holiday season

Doha, Qatar, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — This festive season Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is spreading seasonal cheer all around the globe. Making travellers’ Santa wish list come true in incredible destinations, from colourful Sri Lankan escapes and legendary Arabian sands, to private islands in the Indian Ocean and Asia’s cultural gems, this holiday… Read the full press release

Hilton Singapore’s il Cielo brings modern Italian cuisine to another level with a five-day, stellar four-hands experience

il Cielo Chef de Cuisine Yohhei Sasaki and Chef Patrizia di Benedetto from One-Michelin-Star Bye Bye Blues restaurant will jointly showcase a four-hands culinary experience of modern Italian cuisine with Japanese influence from December 9 to 13, 2019 SINGAPORE, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Award-winning il Cielo rooftop Italian restaurant at Hilton Singapore is taking modern Italian cuisine to… Read the full press release

Mandarin Oriental, Munich announces two luxury accommodation offers for the festive season

Munich, Germany, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Mandarin Oriental, Munich is launching two luxury accommodation offers for the festive season, including a ballet performance package. Guests booking A Nutcracker Christmas room package will enjoy The Nutcracker ballet by Tchaikovsky and other seasonal indulgences on selected dates in November and December, while A Magical Christmas includes a seven-course dinner on Christmas Eve… Read the full press release

Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai offers lavish Christmas and New Year celebrations

Jumeira, Dubai, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Lavish Christmas and New Year celebrations are on offer at the glamorous beachfront Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai this festive season. A majestic canopy of frost-white lights and other seasonal decorations will create the perfect festive atmosphere for guests to enjoy a series of activities and culinary treats at the… Read the full press release

Belmond launches Peru edition of ‘Art in Motion’

LONDON, UK, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Belmond launches ‘Art in Motion’, Peru edition – collaborating with local experts and tastemakers in art, design and gastronomy bringing guests closer to contemporary Peruvian culture with an all-new timeless adventure; honouring tradition through a contemporary lens. The artful adventures are brought to life with the unveiling of… Read the full press release

Belmond Grand Hotel Europe introduces new ‘glacial’ experiences in St Petersburg

LONDON, UK, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Belmond Grand Hotel Europe introduces new ‘glacial’ experiences in St Petersburg, inviting guests to embody the spirit of Russian Wintertime. From learning the graceful art of dancing on ice during a private lesson with a World Champion coach; or sculpting a new frozen masterpiece; to discovering the city… Read the full press release

IHG marks the 10th anniversary of IHG® Army Hotels

IHG Army Hotels marks 10th anniversary by awarding 1,000,000 IHG® Rewards Club points to fans   Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is celebrating hospitality for heroes this November in honor of Veterans Day, and National Veterans and Military Families Month. As part of the campaign,… Read the full press release

San Francisco Marriott Marquis unveils extensive transformation

Hotel Reflects Latest Design Thinking from the Iconic Brand, Pushing Boundaries of Innovation and Future-Proofing the Hotel for Tomorrow’s Traveler SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — The iconic San Francisco Marriott Marquis today (NOVEMBER 4, 2019) unveils an extensive transformation, tailored to facilitating the most inspiring environment for the mind. Celebrating one of… Read the full press release

Marriott Hotels Survey Reveals that just 15 Minutes of Mind-Clearing Leads to More Inspired Thinking

However, Survey from Marriott Hotels Reveals that just 15 Minutes of Mind-Clearing Leads to More Inspired Thinking BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — American business travelers  multi-task more than their global peers, which can trigger a domino effect of creative suppression, according to a first-of-its-kind global survey produced by Marriott Hotels. Yet, the solution could… Read the full press release

W Records Debuts in China with FiFi Rong’s Exclusive Track “Farewell to Cambridge”

W Records Debuts in China with FiFi Rong’s Exclusive Track “Farewell to Cambridge” Benefitting Amazonas Sustainable Foundation BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — W Hotels Worldwide today (NOVEMBER 5, 2019) announced the latest release from the iconic hotel brand’s newest music initiative, W Records. The W brand has named Fifi Rong, the Beijing born,… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel Yinchuan earns the 2019 Hotels New Rank’s Popular Wedding Service Hotel Award

YINCHUAN, CHINA, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Kempinski Hotel Yinchuan is honoured to be a recipient of the 2019 Hotels New Rank’s Popular Wedding Service Hotel Award. This year’s selection activities continued the slogan “Hotels are endorsements in the city”. After two months of fierce competition, many high-quality brand hotels stand out for their advantages… Read the full press release

megabus introduces new luxury new double deck coaches

Six new Plaxton Panorama coaches operating in Scotland and England Improved customer facilities including free WiFi and wireless charging More seats now available on UK’s leading value coach services Perth, Scotland, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Customers travelling on megabus, the UK’s leading value coach service operator, are benefitting from a multi-million investment in luxury… Read the full press release

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts unveils newly transformed Rosewood Mayakoba

Riviera Maya, Mexico, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — A new destination for wellness and luxury emerges amidst the emerald jungle and white sand beaches of Riviera Maya with the unveiling of Rosewood Mayakoba, fresh from a total transformation of its 129 on-property suites, introduction of eight dedicated Wellness Suites, fully enhanced three- and four-bedroom Presidential… Read the full press release

Hilton appoints Dino Michael to oversee Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts

Michael to oversee two of Hilton’s renowned, legacy luxury brands MCLEAN, Va., 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today (November 4, 2019) announced that Dino Michael will extend his current Waldorf Astoria brand head role to include the global brand head position for the Conrad brand effective January 1, 2020. “We are thrilled to… Read the full press release

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi takes guests on an unforgettable culinary journey

MALÉ, Maldives and MCLEAN, Va., 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) luxury brand, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, takes guests on an unforgettable culinary journey at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, which opened its doors on 1 July 2019. In line with the brand’s rich legacy of culinary innovation and excellence, the all-pool villa resort has been… Read the full press release

Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve opens its doors to guests

The first Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Mexico offers an authentic and immersive experience, showcasing the best of modern Mexican design and featuring artisans from across the country SAN JOSÉ DEL CABO, MEXICO, 2019-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, the latest resort in the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Reserve portfolio, is delighted to open its doors,… Read the full press release

JW Marriott announces the opening of JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa on Vagaru island, Shaviyani atoll in the Maldives

Redefining luxury tropical getaways, new private island resort offers supersized villas, superb dining and exceptional services MALE, MALDIVES, 2019-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., today (NOVEMBER 4, 2019) announced the opening of JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa on Vagaru island, Shaviyani atoll in the Maldives. The opening marks… Read the full press release

Huazhu Group to acquire all shares of Deutsche Hospitality

Shanghai, China/ Singapore/ Frankfurt, Germany, 2019-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Huazhu Group (“Huazhu”), a leading multi-brand hotel group (Nasdaq: HTHT), announced today (November 04, 2019) that it reached an agreement to acquire all shares of Deutsche Hospitality (“the company”), a renowned international hotel group, through its wholly owned subsidiary China Lodging Holding Singapore. Deutsche… Read the full press release

Radisson Blu announces the opening of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Blu, the upper-upscale brand that delivers a positive and personalized service in stylish spaces, is pleased to announce the opening of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View. Continuing Radisson Hotel Group’s expansion in key global cities, the new design-focused hotel is the group’s seventh hotel in… Read the full press release