Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel opens its doors to guests

The second Sheraton Hotel in Hong Kong, The Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel is set to be the new social hub in Tung Chung for locals and travelers HONG KONG, 2020-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel, situated in picturesque Tung Chung, Lantau, opens its doors today. The new… Read the full press release

Marriott International named one of the Top 10 Companies for Executive Women for the 17th year

BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International has been named one of the 2020+ Top 10 Companies for Executive Women by Working Mother Media, for the 17th year. The list celebrates companies that champion women’s advancement, with a focus on succession planning, profit-and-loss roles, gender pay parity, and programs that support work-life integration. Marriott International’s founders,… Read the full press release

Hyatt Hotels announces the opening of the 144-room Hotell Reisen in Stockholm

Celebrating its rich history, Hotell Reisen will mark the first property under The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand in Scandinavia CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Dec-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today (December 1, 2020) the opening of Hotell Reisen in Stockholm. The 144-room hotel is immediately available on Hyatt’s booking system on an… Read the full press release

World of Hyatt reduces Base Point and Tier-Qualifying Night requirements by 50 percent

Members can achieve elite status in half the time with reduced criteria for World of Hyatt tier status, plus enjoy more time to take advantage of valuable offers CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Dec-02 — /Travel PR News/ — World of Hyatt remains committed to advancing care for its global members as they plan for travel in the new… Read the full press release

Steigenberger Hotels included in “The 101 Best Hotels in Germany” listing

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Dec-01 — /Travel PR News/ — The first publication of a new ranking list entitled “The 101 Best Hotels in Germany” has confirmed that the Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof, the Steigenberger Graf Zeppelin (Stuttgart), the Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof (Leipzig), the Steigenberger Hotel Der Sonnenhof (Bad Wörishofen), the Steigenberger Hotel Hamburg and the… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces plans to double its serviced apartments portfolio across EMEA by 2025

Brussels, Belgium, 2020-Dec-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group has plans to more than double its serviced apartments portfolio within the next 5 years across EMEA. Today (30 Nov 2020), serviced apartments represent around 10% of the Group’s EMEA portfolio with 45 properties and more than 5,400 units in operation and under development…. Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai recognized as one of the top Business Hotels in Mumbai at the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2020

India’s flagship Four Seasons hotel recognised by the celebrated industry accolade for the first time Mumbai, India, 2020-Nov-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai has been awarded as one of the top Business Hotels in Mumbai at the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2020. Now in its 29th year, the awards continue to celebrate the best in the… Read the full press release

Marriott International to debut its St. Regis Hotels & Resorts brand in Chicago

Project is expected to feature 191 hotel rooms, 393 residences, amenities and breathtaking views of the Chicago River from 101-story luxury tower BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Nov-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (NOVEMBER 25, 2020) announced it has signed an agreement with Magellan Development Group to introduce its iconic St. Regis… Read the full press release

203-room Park Hyatt London River Thames to open in 2022

The hotel will represent Hyatt’s growing brand presence in the United Kingdom CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Nov-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today (November 25, 2020) that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into management agreement with R&F UK for a new Hyatt-branded hotel in London. The 203-room Park Hyatt London River Thames is… Read the full press release

Anantara Golden Triangle partners with the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation to launch the perfect three-ton gift into homes around the globe this holiday season

Bangkok, Thailand, 2020-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort is bringing the perfect three-ton gift into homes around the globe this holiday season, but no freight shipping cost is required; only a donation. The world-renowned luxury resort and Asia’s premier elephant camp is partnering with the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation (GTAEF) to… Read the full press release

Hyatt announced the opening of the first Thompson Hotel property in Texas — Thompson Dallas

The first Thompson Hotels property in Texas opens in restored $460 million historic downtown building, The National and celebrates with exclusive David Yarrow Exhibition CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (November 23, 2020) announced the opening of Thompson Dallas, which is part of the award-winning lifestyle hospitality brand… Read the full press release

Daniela Schade appointed Chief Commercial & Distribution Officer at Steigenberger Hotels AG/Deutsche Hospitality

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Daniela Schade, previously the Managing Director of Accor Hotels Germany, has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Commercial & Distribution Officer at Steigenberger Hotels AG/Deutsche Hospitality with effect from 1 December 2020. In her new role at Deutsche Hospitality, she will take… Read the full press release

IHG® announces new voco™ hotel in the city of Jeddah — voco® Jeddah North

Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel groups, has signed a management agreement with Saudi based Arif Group to bring a new voco™ hotel in the city of Jeddah. A new built property, voco® Jeddah North will feature 145 rooms and will open… Read the full press release

IHG® announces the opening of the first voco™ hotel in the Americas – voco – The Franklin New York

Brand ushers in a new era for The Franklin, an art deco, boutique hotel in New York’s Upper East Side Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel groups, has announced the opening of the first voco™ hotel in the Americas – voco –… Read the full press release

IHG® announces appointments to its Global Sales Leadership team

Internal Appointments of New Vice Presidents of Global Accounts, Americas Sales and Global Sales Strategy Underline Strength of Team Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts announced a series of appointments to its Global Sales Leadership team. These new roles are effective December 1:  • Betty Wilson, currently Vice President of… Read the full press release

Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort and Avani+ Samui Resort to kick the year off with a bang at the Samui – SEEN Beach Club

Bangkok, Thailand, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Join us for the biggest holiday celebrations on the island of Koh Samui this holiday season. Step into a wonderful world of festive delights with an action-packed programme courtesy of Anantara, Avani+ and SEEN Beach Club. Guests of Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort and Avani+ Samui Resort… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the 320-room Moxy Downtown Dubai slated to open in 2025

Stylish 320-room Moxy Downtown Dubai is expected to make its debut in the United Arab Emirates in 2025 DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 2020-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ —Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (NOVEMBER 18, 2020) announced it has signed an agreement with Ingenious Holding Limited to debut the company’s bold and experiential Moxy Hotels… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotels announces the first five-star luxury hotel in Engelberg, Kempinski Palace Engelberg

Geneva, Switzerland, 2020-Nov-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Two extraordinary Swiss hotels are now adding to the portfolio of the luxury hotel group Kempinski Hotels: the first five-star luxury hotel in Engelberg, Kempinski Palace Engelberg – Titlis Swiss Alps, which is nearing completion and will welcome discerning guests from all over the world in the… Read the full press release

Katara Towers, Lusail Marina District awarded with certificate for GSAS Design & Build 5 Stars rating at the design stage

Doha, Qatar, 2020-Nov-19 — /Travel PR News/ — The Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (GORD) has awarded Katara Towers, Lusail Marina District with a provisional certificate for GSAS Design & Build 5 Stars rating, representing the project’s sustainability commitment at the design stage. Katara Towers’ Development at Lusail have become the first hospitality project… Read the full press release

Sky Bird Travel and OneWurld have partnered to roll out WINGS – a revolutionary agent desktop solution

Sky Bird Travel and OneWurld – A Division of Snowstorm Technologies (UK) Ltd. Detroit, USA, 2020-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Sky Bird Travel and OneWurld have partnered to roll out WINGS – A revolutionary Agent Desktop Solution across Sky Bird Travel’s 20,000+ agencies in North America to provide WINGS travel agents with the necessary… Read the full press release

IHG® announces Crowne Plaza Budapest set to open in 2021

Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts signs first hotel in the heart of Budapest Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with Granit Polus Group for a compelling property to be re-branded to Crowne Plaza Budapest in 2021. Established as one… Read the full press release

IHG announces the opening of Crowne Plaza Adelaide

Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Crowne Plaza Adelaide has officially opened, marking the return of the world-class premium hotel brand to the vibrant city of Adelaide. Guests can now experience the next era of Crowne Plaza with its new design philosophy, transformed lobby and public spaces, sensational sleep program and inspired dining destinations…. Read the full press release

Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts wins both Service Champion 2020 Award and 2020 Brand of the Year Award

Deutsche Hospitality’s luxury brand wins both a Service Champion 2020 Award and a 2020 Brand of the Year Award Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts has come out on top twice by once again winning a “Service Champion 2020” Award and a “Brand of the Year 2020”… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges announces the return of “Members Only Madness” promotion

Choice Hotels Doubles Down on Holiday Promotions with Cyber Monday Discounts to All Guests ROCKVILLE, Md., 2020-Nov-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), is once again offering its popular annual “Members Only Madness” promotion. Now through November 21, Choice Privileges members will have the chance to unlock… Read the full press release

Marriott International opening its first Moxy Hotel in Taiwan

Moxy Taichung Combines Stylish, Industrial-Chic Design with Sociable Service at the Intersection of Taichung’s Uptown and Downtown Districts TAIPEI, TAIWAN, 2020-Nov-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International today (NOVEMBER 10, 2020) announced the opening of its first Moxy Hotel in Taiwan, shaking up the city’s hospitality scene with its playful spirit. The experiential and next… Read the full press release

Anantara wins three awards at the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence and Luxury Spa Awards of Excellence

Doha, Qatar, 2020-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas have been recognised in the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence and Luxury Spa Awards of Excellence with three prestigious accolades. Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel, the flagship property in Thailand’s capital, was awarded Best Service and Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara in Qatar… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality earns first Business Traveller Award

International hotel group wins its first Business Traveller Award Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Number one in Germany: Deutsche Hospitality has received its first Business Traveller Award after being named best hotel group in the country in a large-scale survey conducted by the specialist magazine Business Traveller. The 2020 Business… Read the full press release

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort launches ‘Unlimited Stays in Paradise’ package

Doha, Qatar, 2020-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Imagine escaping to your very own over-water home retreat in the Maldives at the drop of a hat. Now with Anantara Veli Maldives Resort’s ‘Unlimited Stays in Paradise’ package, you can book unlimited nights at the resort for a one-time fee and make this island paradise your bolthole for… Read the full press release

Anantara Kihavah welcomes guests with brand new villas and new experiences

Doha, Qatar, 2020-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is now open and welcoming guests with brand new villas and redesigned wellness and dining concepts, including its newly renovated beach pool residences, restaurants and Anantara Spa. Further enhancing the guest experience, the resort has also implemented Anantara’s Stay with Peace of Mind programme and the launch… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality announces leadership changes

Marcus Bernhardt and Dr. Ulrich Johannwille took charge of Steigenberger Hotels AG/Deutsche Hospitality on 1 November 2020 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — The designated Members of the Executive Board of Steigenberger Hotels AG/Deutsche Hospitality – CEO Marcus Bernhardt and CFO Dr. Ulrich Johannwille – assumed responsibility for operational management at… Read the full press release