The Luxury Collection® makes its debut in Armenia with the opening of The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan

The Country’s First International Luxury Hotel Introduces Global Explorers to Yerevan’s Rich Culture, Sophisticated Style and Vibrant Scene  BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Mar-23 — /Travel PR News/ — The Luxury Collection®, part of Marriott International, Inc., today (03/21/2019) announced its entry into Armenia with the opening of The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan. The hotel proudly… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels opens the largest hotel in its portfolio – the Clarion Hotel The Hub in Oslo, Norway

Clarion Hotel The Hub in Oslo Features 810 Rooms with Contemporary Design and Premium Amenities ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-Mar-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is pleased to announce the opening of the largest hotel in its portfolio – the Clarion Hotel The Hub in Oslo, Norway. The hotel offers 810 rooms, unique… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the appointment of Margaret M. McCarthy as independent director

Bethesda, MD, 2019-Mar-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Board of Directors of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) said today (03/20/2019) it has appointed Margaret M. McCarthy, Executive Vice President at CVS Health Corporation, as an independent director of the company, effective March 19, 2019. Ms. McCarthy will also be included in the company’s slate of… Read the full press release

Radisson Hospitality announces the signing of the Radisson Residences, Vadistanbul Istanbul in Turkey

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Mar-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hospitality AB, part of Radisson Hotel Group, is proud to announce the signing of the Radisson Residences, Vadistanbul Istanbul in Turkey. The 169-apartment residence is expected to open in the coming weeks, next to the newly opened Radisson Blu Hotel, Vadistanbul. Elie Younes, Executive Vice President &… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the first Hyatt Place hotel in Vietnam — the new 200-key Hyatt Place Saigon Phu Nhuan

Set to open in 2022, the hotel will mark Hyatt’s first Hyatt Place hotel in Vietnam CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Mar-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (March 15, 2019) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with an affiliate of Ben Thanh Holdings to develop a Hyatt Place hotel… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces signing of Park Hyatt Phu Quoc hotel and residences in Vietnam slated to open in 2022

Park Hyatt Phu Quoc hotel and residences are poised to introduce the brand’s refined luxury and exceptional service to Vietnam’s emerging resort destination in 2022 CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Mar-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (March 11, 2019) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of BIM… Read the full press release

The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin announces completion of meticulous 40 million euro renovation

Following A Multi-Million Euro Renovation, a Striking New Design Evokes the Golden Twenties of Germany’s Capital City Bethesda, MD, 2019-Mar-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin today (03/11/2019) announced the culmination of its 40 million euro renovation. This meticulous refurbishment, largely funded by its ownership Beisheim Group, heralds in a new era of… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Boston celebrates 20 consecutive years as a Five Star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide

Celebrating platinum anniversary of earning this prestigious award Boston, U.S.A., 2019-Mar-12 — /Travel PR News/ — With the unveiling of the 2019 Forbes Travel Guide’s annual Star Rating list, Four Seasons Hotel Boston celebrates 20 consecutive years as a Five Star hotel, the gold standard in the hospitality industry. As New England’s most quintessential luxury hotel, Four Seasons… Read the full press release

Marriott International unveils Marriott Bonvoy’s first global promotion of 2019

Bethesda, MD, 2019-Mar-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International celebrates Marriott Bonvoy, its recently unveiled travel program, which replaced Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), with the first global promotion of 2019. By registering for “Double Take,” members earn double points on stays starting with their second stay. Plus, registered… Read the full press release

IHG announces the opening of new-build 91-room Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Playa del Carmen hotel

The hotel is in one of the preferred travel spots in the Mayan Riviera Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Mar-08 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG®, (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of world’s leading hotel companies, announces the new-build 91-room Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Playa del Carmen hotel, which recently opened its doors to mark the brand’s arrival to… Read the full press release

Belmond Cadogan Hotel opens following a multi-million-pound historic renovation

‘Curtain-Up on A New Chapter in Chelsea’ LONDON, UK, 2019-Mar-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Belmond Cadogan Hotel opens following a multi-million-pound historic renovation. 75 Sloane Street, an address rich in history and heritage, has played host to socialites, artists and aristocrats throughout history and the stage is now set for a new ‘cast’ of… Read the full press release

The Luxury Collection announces signing of its first property in the Seychelles

The Exclusive 11 Villa Private Island Resort Slated to Join the Brand’s Portfolio of Indigenous Hotels and Resorts Across the Globe in 2019 BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Mar-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The Luxury Collection®, part of Marriott International, Inc., today (03/05/2019) announced its planned debut in the Seychelles with the signing of North Island –… Read the full press release

TFE Hotels starts construction on a new-build hotel, the Travelodge Hurstville in Sydney’s southern suburbs

New South Wales, Australia, 2019-Mar-07 — /Travel PR News/ — TFE Hotels has announced today (05 Mar 2019) that construction is about to begin on a new-build hotel, the Travelodge Hurstville, as part of a significant redevelopment project in Sydney’s southern suburbs. Developed by the Illawarra Catholic Club, the 124-room Travelodge property will sit adjacent to both… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the signing of The Radisson Collection Hotel Palazzo Touring Club, Milan

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Mar-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel groups in the world, is delighted to announce the signing of a new Radisson Collection property in Milan, Italy. The Radisson Collection Hotel Palazzo Touring Club, Milan will complement the group’s portfolio of exceptional hotels in… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel marks the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth with a Victorian-inspired Penny Farthing and Picnic package

London, UK, 2019-Mar-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel, the boutique gem nestled in the heart of London’s Belgravia, is marking the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth with a Victorian-inspired Penny Farthing and Picnic package. The once-in-a-lifetime experience includes a quintessentially British picnic hamper prepared by the hotel’s chefs, alongside the opportunity to learn… Read the full press release

TRIBE — Accor’s new lifestyle brand in the midscale segment

Paris, France, 2019-Mar-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Accor continues to expand its portfolio and is launching a new lifestyle brand in the midscale segment, TRIBE. Renowned for its expertise in the economy and midscale sector and now a major name in luxury hotels, Accor continues to establish itself in the lifestyle sector in order to… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai announces promotion of Even Cai to Director of Marketing

Shanghai, China, 2019-Feb-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai recently promoted Even Cai to Director of Marketing. Even committed herself to hospitality as she acquired a Master Degree in Hotel and Tourism Management from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, further to her undergraduate study in Airline Management from Shanghai University of Engineering Science. Born and raised in Shanghai,… Read the full press release

MAXX by Steigenberger donates €30,000 to the Pacific Garbage Screening organisation as part of its environmental commitment

€30,000 donation to help in the fight against plastic Frankfurt am Main, Germany,, 2019-Feb-27 — /Travel PR News/ — As part of its environmental commitment, Deutsche Hospitality has handed over a cheque for €30,000 to the Pacific Garbage Screening organisation on behalf of the MAXX by Steigenberger brand. Pacific Garbage Screening was established at the… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces the introduction of Radisson Collection brand to the Polish capital of Warsaw

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-Feb-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups, is delighted to announce the introduction of its exceptional Radisson Collection brand to the Polish capital of Warsaw. Currently undergoing a remarkable transformation, the Radisson Collection Hotel, Warsaw will be yet another unique addition to… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest given a Five Star rating by Forbes Travel Guide for the third consecutive year

For the 3rd consecutive year, the palace hotel is crowned with Forbes Travel Guide’s highest honour Budapest, Hungary, 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide has awarded Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest a Five Star rating, its highest honour, for the third consecutive year. The property is the only hotel in Hungary that received the Five-Star… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Hangzhou at West Lake recognised as a Five-Star Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide

Hotel earns prestigious award as its spa and signature restaurant are also recognised, continuing iits legacy into the fourth year Hangzhou at West Lake, China, 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide has recognised Four Seasons Hotel Hangzhou at West Lake as a Five-Star Hotel, defined as “outstanding, often iconic properties with virtually flawless service and… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Nevis the only property on the island to be named a Forbes Travel Guide Star Award Winner, for the third consecutive year

Four Seasons is the only resort on the island of Nevis to receive a Forbes Star rating Nevis, West Indies, 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Celebrating more than 28 years of excellence and prestige within the Caribbean, Four Seasons Resort Nevis continues to shine bright among the world’s leading luxury resorts as the only property on… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler rated a Five Star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide for the fourth consecutive year

Whistler, Canada, 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler has taken home the Five Star Award for the fourth consecutive year at this year’s Forbes Travel Guide 2019 Awards. The Resort is the only resort in Whistler to be given the elite status of a Five-Star property. Each year the property seeks opportunities to… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel New York awarded a Five-Star rating by Forbes Travel Guide

New York, U.S.A., 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel New York has been awarded a Five-Star rating by Forbes Travel Guide. Globally, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has a record number of awards for the fourth year running. Four Seasons Hotel New York has earned this prestigious honour consecutively since 1994. Located in the epicentre… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Jackson Hole awarded with Five Stars by Forbes Travel Guide

The Spa at Four Seasons also recognised Jackson Hole, U.S.A., 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide as rated Four Seasons Resort and Residences Jackson Hole with Five Stars and its Spa with Four Stars for the 11th year in a row. “This award truly speaks to the service our employees provide. I am so incredibly proud… Read the full press release

Four Seasons names Matthew Barber as Director of Food and Beverage at Four Seasons Hotel Doha

Doha, Qatar, 2019-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — The family of Four Seasons expands with the addition of Matthew Barber who has been appointed Director of Food and Beverage at Four Seasons Hotel Doha. In his new role, Barber will be responsible for the operations and the making of strategic decisions for the food and beverage outlets of the… Read the full press release

Rosewood Sand Hill named Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel

Rosewood Sand Hill Earns Prestigious Award; All Ratings Showcased on ForbesTravelGuide.com Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA, 2019-Feb-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide today (February 20, 2018) unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming Rosewood Sand Hill as a new Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel. In addition, Sense®, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill and… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Place Changsha Meixihu, China

158-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in West Changsha CHICAGO, IL, 2019-Feb-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (February 24, 2019) announced Hyatt Place Changsha Meixihu, the first Hyatt Place hotel in Changsha, the provincial capital of Hunan province in South-Central China is officially open. The hotel features the Hyatt Place brand’s intuitive design, casual… Read the full press release

Acqualina Resort & Spa recognized as a Five Star Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide for the seventh year in a row

Sunny Isles Beach, FL, 2019-Feb-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Acqualina Resort & Spa cements itself as the quintessential luxury travel destination in Florida by garnering several coveted back-to-back travel awards. Today (February 20, 2019), Forbes Travel Guide officially announced that Acqualina has been recognized as a Five Star Hotel, making it the seventh year in a row the property… Read the full press release

The Luxury Collection showcases Paris through a short film featuring award-winning Chinese actress Zhou Dongyu

Award-Winning Actress Shares a New Perspective on Parisian Life, Specially Curated For Chinese Travelers Bethesda, MD, 2019-Feb-22 — /Travel PR News/ — The Luxury Collection®, part of Marriott International, Inc., today (02/20/2019) released an original short film featuring the brand’s newest Global Explorer, award-winning Chinese actress Zhou Dongyu. The film showcases Zhou in the French… Read the full press release