ibis Revolutionizes Hotel Design with Debut of Global Design Concepts: Agora, Plaza, and Squar

Paris, France, 2023-Jan-28 — /Travel PR News/ — ibis is leading the global charge in the democratization of design with the debut of fresh, new design concepts.  Embracing expressiveness and a sense of home, the brand’s new vision of design comes to life through three overarching concepts that blend comfortably with each hotel’s local aesthetic…. Read the full press release

RIU’s Anniversary Party in Mexico Draws 300 Attendees, Including Hotel Chain’s CEOs and Tourism Secretary

Miquel Torruco, Secretary of Tourism of Mexico, chaired the event with Carmen and Luis Riu, CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts As the big surprise of the evening, the Riu Party went out for the first time from the holiday hotels to surprise and make all the guests enjoy the party  Palma de Mallorca, Mexico,… Read the full press release

Hampton by Hilton Named No. 1 Hotel Franchise for 14th Consecutive Year, Hilton Brands Recognized in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® Rankings

Global powerhouse brand breaks record for most No. 1 category rankings; 10 additional Hilton brands recognized, improving on rankings from 2022 MCLEAN, Va., 2023-Jan-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s global powerhouse hotel brand and market leader in the industry is now the record holder for the most total and consecutive No…. Read the full press release

Hilton Opens New Hotel in Prime Downtown Seattle Location: Hilton Motif Seattle

The 319‑room property offers a rooftop restaurant and bar along with more than 36,000 square feet of meeting and event space SEATTLE, WA, 2023-Jan-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today (January 12, 2023) announced the opening of the 319-room Hilton Motif Seattle. The hotel, formerly Motif Seattle, is located in a prime downtown… Read the full press release

Hyatt Expands to Bordeaux: Opens First Hotel in France under JdV by Hyatt Collection

A celebration of life and feel-good experiences, FirstName Bordeaux marks the first hotel in France to join the JdV by Hyatt collection and strengthens Hyatt’s brand expansion across Europe Chicago, IL, 2023-Jan-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (January 11, 2023) announced the opening of FirstName Bordeaux, a lifestyle hotel joining… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Houston Unveils Winter Activities and Experiences Program: Named #1 Hotel in Houston and #19 in the World

Robust programming throughout the season offers guests and locals an abundance of experiences at Houston’s downtown destination Houston, U.S.A., 2023-Jan-11 — /Travel PR News/ — In welcoming the new year, Four Seasons Hotel Houston recently named the #1 hotel in Houston and the #19 hotel in the world by Condé Nast Traveler, introduces its program of winter activities and experiences.”We… Read the full press release

Hyatt Place Expands Global Footprint with Opening of First Hotel in Hangzhou

472-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in Hangzhou International Airport CHICAGO, IL, 2023-Jan-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Place Hangzhou International Airport, the first Hyatt Place hotel in Hangzhou city, is officially open, expanding the Hyatt Place brand’s footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt members. The new hotel… Read the full press release

IHG to bring voco brand to India with debut hotel in Jim Corbett

The company continues to expand its portfolio in the country by introducing global brands to new markets New Delhi, India, 2023-Jan-06 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of a management agreement with Satyadeo Hospitality Private Limited to convert Corbet Aamond Spa &… Read the full press release

Hilton Santa Marta: New Oceanfront Hotel in Colombia Offers Five Dining Options and 11,000 sq ft of Meeting Space

The newly constructed 261‑room hotel features five dining experiences, two pools and 11,000 square feet of meeting space SANTA MARTA, Colombia, 2023-Jan-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced today (January 5, 2023) the opening of Hilton Santa Marta, Hilton’s second hotel in Colombia’s oldest Hispanic city. Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, the contemporary 261-room… Read the full press release

Hilton announces its Winter Sale with discounted rates of up to 20%* off weekend hotel stays across EMEA

MCLEAN, Va., 2022-Dec-28 — /Travel PR News/ — According to Hilton’s 2023 Trends Report, over half (59%) of Brits hope to travel just as much – if not more – in 2023 compared to 2022. Whether travellers look to explore exciting new destinations or revisit their favourite places, Hilton has launched its Winter Sale offering holidaymakers who book… Read the full press release

Hyatt Hotels announces the opening of EPISODE Hsinchu the first hotel within the JdV by Hyatt portfolio in Taiwan

The first hotel to open under the Hotel EPISODE brand, introducing a new generation of lifestyle hotels in Taiwan CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (November 21, 2022) the official opening of EPISODE Hsinchu, marking the first hotel within the JdV by Hyatt portfolio in Taiwan and the… Read the full press release

AHLA and Sustainable Hospitality Alliance to drive advanced ESG efforts within hotel and hospitality industry

AHLA, the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance and their member brands continue to lead efforts in the hospitality sector that benefit both people and the planet WASHINGTON DC, 2022-Oct-20 — /Travel PR News/ — The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) and the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance (the Alliance) have announced a new strategic partnership between the two organizations to drive advanced… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises offers football fans new accommodation opportunity as MSC Opera becomes a cruise ship hotel in Doha

High-end MSC Cruises ship to offer 1,075 passenger cabins for visitors to Doha from 19 November to 19 December Geneva, Switzerland, 2022-Oct-13 — /Travel PR News/ — MSC Cruises announced today (10 October 2022) that MSC Opera will become a cruise ship hotel in Doha working in cooperation with Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy…. Read the full press release

Accor announces the heritage-listed Porter House Hotel in Sydney, its 400th hotel in Australia and the Pacific

Milestone for Accor is part of dynamic Pacific expansion, with 11 new hotels and 1569 rooms set to open in next two years in Australia and New Zealand Paris, France, 2022-Sep-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Just three decades after entering the Australia/Pacific hotel market, Accor has added its 400th hotel, with the launch of the heritage-listed Porter… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality to open a hotel under the new House of Beats brand in the Hanseatic city of Hamburg by 2026

Deutsche Hospitality launches its lifestyle concept House of Beats in Germany in 2026 as part of a development project by real estate developers GBI and NORD PROJECT Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2022-Sep-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Beats debut in the Hanseatic city: In the first quarter of 2026, Deutsche Hospitality is scheduled to open… Read the full press release

Clarion Pointe opens its 50th hotel this summer

Demand for midscale brand featuring affordable, elevated essentials grows ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Successfully building on efforts to bring its  elevated, cost effective essentials to new markets nationwide, Clarion Pointe, a midscale select-service brand extension franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), celebrated the milestone opening of the brand’s 50th hotel this summer…. 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

Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square partners with Nigel Dunnett to create a mini bloom outside the hotel and to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

London at Ten Trinity Square, 2022-Jun-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Direct neighbour to the Tower of London, Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square partners with the Tower’s visionary designer Nigel Dunnett, horticultural designer for the Superbloom at the Tower to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen. This summer the Tower’s… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts signs three-hotel portfolio deal for Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express in Vietnam

Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express brands heading to vibrant mixed-use development Hoian d’Or near fabled UNESCO heritage site Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Jun-01 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts is celebrating another major milestone in Central Vietnam after signing a landmark three-hotel portfolio deal in Hoi An with ConBap Ecological Tourist… Read the full press release

Accor takes over operations of world-renowned cruise ship, Queen Elizabeth 2, joining the MGallery Hotel Collection

The Group will be operating the first and only floating hotel in dubai starting from May 2022 Dubai, UAE, 2022-May-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Accor, a world-leading hospitality group with over 400 hotels across India, Middle East, Africa and Turkey is adding the world-renowned cruise ship, Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2), into its portfolio. Taking… Read the full press release

Cucina Italian restaurant and Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel earn Four-Star restaurant award and Recommended Hotel award from Forbes Travel Guide

Hong Kong SAR, China, 2022-May-03 — /Travel PR News/ — For the third year in a row, Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel has been recognised by Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas. FTG announced its annual Star Ratings list during the 2022 Star Awards on 26 April…. Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz Named Recommended Hotel In Forbes Travel Guide’s 2022 Star Awards

Gozo, Malta, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, today (April 26, 2022)  announced its 2022 Star Awards. Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz earned a new Forbes Travel Guide Recommended award and is showcased with other honorees on ForbesTravelGuide.com. Kempinski Hotel San… Read the full press release

Hard Rock International announces the opening of Hard Rock Hotel New York

NEW YORK, NY, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hard Rock International today (April 25, 2022) announced the opening of the much-anticipated Hard Rock Hotel New York. Uniquely situated in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, steps from iconic landmarks including Radio City Music Hall, Rockefeller Center and the Theater District, Hard Rock Hotel New York… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston awarded ten stars across both the Hotel and the Wellness Floor at One Dalton by Forbes Travel Guide

The cutting-edge Boston property is one of only two hotels in the city of Boston to have achieved this prestigious distinction Boston One Dalton, U.S.A., 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide, the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, today announced its 2022 Star Awards. Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Amman becomes the first and only hotel in Jordan to earn the Five Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide

First and only hotel in Jordan to achieve the coveted Five Star award Amman, Jordan, 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Amman announces that it is the first and only hotel in Jordan to have earned the coveted Five Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide, the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas. Further… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces signing of 148-room hotel, Thompson Vienna

Plans for Thompson Vienna demonstrates Hyatt’s commitment to thoughtfully growing its luxury lifestyle portfolio in Europe CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Apr-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (April 20, 2022) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with an affiliate of SIGNA and CENTRAL Group for Thompson Vienna, a… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts opens Hotel Indigo NYC Downtown – Wall Street, Hotel Indigo’s 2nd hotel in Manhattan

Denham, United Kingdom, 2022-Mar-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Hotel Indigo, the boutique lifestyle brand from IHG Hotels & Resorts that captures the spirit of the neighborhood, has expanded its offering in New York City with the opening of Hotel Indigo NYC Downtown – Wall Street. This is currently the brand’s second hotel in Manhattan. Tucked within the… Read the full press release

Rosewood Hotel Group announces two new executive appointments

The Ultra-Luxury Group Appoints New Executive Vice President of Global Product and Concept Development and Vice President of Global Employee Experience and Talent HONG KONG, 2022-Feb-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Rosewood Hotel Group, a leading global hospitality company comprised of five inspiring brands – Rosewood Hotels & Resorts®, New World Hotels & Resorts®, KHOS™, Asaya… Read the full press release

TFE Hotels unveils a new high-end marketing campaign filmed in Australia’s first hotel sky lobby at A by Adina Sydney

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 2022-Feb-01 — /Travel PR News/ — TFE Hotels has cemented its positioning of A by Adina as a premium brand with the release of a new high-end marketing campaign designed to evoke an emotional connection with guests. The ‘And…breathe’ campaign – designed by We Are Unity in collaboration with TFE Hotels – launches… Read the full press release

Westin London City opens in the heart of the capital of England, the brand’s first hotel in the UK

The Landmark Opening Sets a New Standard for Wellness Travel in the Heart of the Capital BETHESDA, MD, 2022-Jan-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, unveils The Westin London City, the brand’s first hotel in the UK and the 1,000 hotel within the… Read the full press release