Four Seasons Resort Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica, Unveils Modern Coastal Oasis with Exciting Enhancements

(IN SHORT) Four Seasons Resort Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica, has reopened after a transformation that brings a modern coastal oasis to the resort. The renovation includes the introduction of Virador Beach Club, a luxurious beachside retreat, a new Wellness Shala focused on well-being, a revamped Kids For All Seasons program, and a sustainable renovation of… Read the full press release

UNWTO Executive Council Approves Vision and Workplan for Transforming Tourism Sector

Madrid, Spain, 2023-Oct-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization has analysed and approved its vision to transform the sector. Meeting for its 119th session, Members were also presented with the Organization’s Programme of Work for the past months, with a focus on core priorities as well as a… Read the full press release

George Bush Intercontinental Airport’s Innovative Trusses Transforming Departures Curb

The new and expanded international departures curb will feature eight trusses, or large-span steel structures, which will each weigh 80 tons and stretch 209 feet from edge to edge. HOUSTON, TX, 2023-Sep-28 — /Travel PR News/ — This fall, change is coming to Houston. Temperatures are beginning to drop; the sun is starting to set… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Peninsula Papagayo Welcomes Mark Ley as Director of Marketing for Elite Coastal Transformation

Ley returns to Four Seasons during an exciting time for the Resort, as it undergoes lifestyle renovations Costa Rica, 2023-Sep-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Resort Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica announces the appointment of Mark Ley as Director of Marketing. In his role, Mark will lead the sales and marketing division as the property undergoes lifestyle renovations… Read the full press release

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples Unveils Stunning Transformation: Introducing New Vanderbilt Tower, Dining Experiences, and Enhanced Luxury

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples Unveils New Tower, Restaurants, Rooms, and Guest Experiences NAPLES, FL, 2023-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — The latest chapter of The Ritz-Carlton, Naples’ storied history has arrived, as the luxury Florida resort is now open and welcoming its Ladies and Gentlemen, loyal guests, and the Naples community home once again. The legendary… Read the full press release

TFE Hotel’s Adina Apartment Hotel opens at Melbourne’s billion-dollar Pentridge dining and entertainment precinct

VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA, 2023-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The transformation of Melbourne’s historic Pentridge Prison site into a one-billion-dollar dining and entertainment precinct has been something of a passion project for its developers. Rising high above the Victorian bluestone walls, and perched directly inside them, TFE Hotel’s contemporary new Adina Apartment Hotel Pentridge Melbourne has… Read the full press release

Lufthansa Group & VARO Partner for a Greener Future with Sustainable Aviation Fuel Supply Deal

Energy company VARO could supply large quantities of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) to the Lufthansa Group from as early as 2026 Cooperation to include innovative processes for the production of biogenic hydrogen Sustainable Aviation Fuels are essential for ecological transformation Cologne, Germany, 2023-Feb-03 — /Travel PR News/ — The Lufthansa Group and the energy company… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport announces £440m investment to create thousands of jobs and boost economic growth in the North

New facilities will provide a great airport experience and attract new routes to the UK’s global gateway in the North Investment will unlock billions in economic value for the North, supporting thousands of new jobs over the next decade More than 500 jobs to be created in two-year construction phase Manchester, UK, 2023-Jan-28 — /Travel… Read the full press release

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts completes transformation of 8 properties in Greater China

From Xi’an to Nanjing, new and reimagined properties join the iconic brand’s reinvention journey BETHESDA, MD, 2023-Jan-04 — /Travel PR News/ — With 2022 coming to a close, the transformation of Sheraton Hotels & Resorts – the most global brand within Marriott Bonvoy’s® portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands – continues to build momentum across the globe, with… Read the full press release

UNWTO strengthens commitment to support Moroccan MSMEs

Africa, 2022-Dec-01 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO is stepping up its commitment to make Micro, Small and Medium-Enterprises agents of transformation for the tourism sector. Against the backdrop of its Executive Council in Marrakesh, the United Nations specialized agency outlined plans to support 10,000 Moroccan MSMEs benefit from digitalization. The joint action plan, developed alongside the… Read the full press release

InterContinental Sydney unveils $120 million transformation

Sydney’s iconic heritage hotel reveals new public spaces, guestrooms and restaurant and bar concepts following a $120 million transformation Sydney, Australia, 2022-Oct-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Following much anticipation, InterContinental Sydney has today (11 OCTOBER 2022) announced the completion of its extensive renovation program to welcome the hotel’s next chapter. Located in Sydney’s Treasury… Read the full press release

Travelodge Hobart transformation completed following multi-million-dollar refurbishment program

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 2022-Sep-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Travelodge Hobart has just completed a multi-million-dollar refurbishment program that has seen all 131 guest rooms refreshed, public spaces – including a dramatic new-look reception – transformed, the installation of a gym and purpose-built yoga and Pilates studio, and new Dreamcatcher beds throughout. Group Chief Operating Officer,… Read the full press release

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts welcomes five redesigned properties showcasing the brand’s design transformation

From Amsterdam to Jeddah, Five Newly Reimagined Properties Join the Iconic Brand’s Reinvention Journey The brand’s new design approach is built upon creating an intuitive experience with spaces to gather, relax, and work. Pictured above: Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel and Conference Center BETHESDA, MD, 2022-Jun-18 — /Travel PR News/ — The transformation of Sheraton Hotels &… Read the full press release

Hyatt to rebrand The Confidante Miami Beach to Andaz Miami Beach through $60 million transformation

The iconic Confidante Miami Beach will undergo a $60 million transformation to become Andaz Miami Beach CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Jun-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (June 7, 2022) announced the sale of The Confidante Miami Beach to Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. and the highly anticipated rebrand of this oceanfront resort… Read the full press release

IHG: Over 90% of European Holiday Inn brand family committed to or completed extensive transformation

Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Nov-26 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is celebrating a significant milestone in the ongoing upgrade of two of its most recognisable and well-loved brands, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express. Over 90% of the existing European Holiday Inn brand family portfolio… Read the full press release

CWT announces new operating structure to accelerate innovation, transformation and growth

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2020-Sep-03 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, today (September 2020) announces a new operating structure aimed to accelerate innovation, transformation and growth. With immediate effect, Patrick Andersen is appointed President, RoomIt & Commercial, Niklas Andréen is appointed President, Traveler Experience & Customer, and Michelle McKinney Frymire is appointed President, Strategy & Transformation,… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s newly amplified Freedom of the Seas unveils its $116 million transformation in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Royal Caribbean’s Year-round Southern Caribbean Season Begins with First Look at $116 Million Transformation MIAMI, FL, 2020-Mar-13 — /Travel PR News/ — A new wave of island flair has arrived in the Southern Caribbean. With a crowd-pleasing combination of new thrills, guest favorites and top-rated destinations, Royal Caribbean International’s newly amplified Freedom of the Seas has debuted its $116… 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

Royal Caribbean International’s amplified Voyager of the Seas kicks off her season across Southeast Asia following a US$97 million transformation

SINGAPORE, 2019-Oct-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Following a US$97 million, 41-day transformation, Royal Caribbean International’s amplified Voyager of the Seas sailed into Singapore to kick off her season across Southeast Asia this week. The first Royal Amplified ship to debut in Asia, Voyager is set to raise the bar on cruise holiday experiences, cruising roundtrip from Singapore on a… Read the full press release

W London – Leicester Square unveils a multi-million-pound tech-based transformation of all 192 guest rooms and suites

Multi-Million Pound Renovation of W London Allows Guests to Take Charge of their Stay Through Innovative In-Room Technology, Alongside Fantastic Collaboration with Fashion Visionary, Jack Irving  London, United Kingdom, 2019-Jul-18 — /Travel PR News/ — W London – Leicester Square today (07/15/2019) announced a super-charged new chapter for the hotel, unveiling a multi-million-pound transformation of… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center unveils its 30-million 480-room transformation

Beijing, China, 2019-May-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center, Beijing’s first European hospitality pioneer, unveils the transformation of its 480 new rooms and suites, including a Western and Oriental Presidential Suite, a new and large Executive Lounge, and a new all-day dining outlet, after the most substantial renovation in its 26-year history…. Read the full press release

The Whitley, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Atlanta Buckhead to unveil stunning transformation this June

Rebirth of Iconic Atlanta Hotel Combines Storied Past with Southern Sophistication Atlanta, GA, 2019-May-22 — /Travel PR News/ — All eyes will be set on Atlanta this June as The Whitley, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Atlanta Buckhead, owned by Host Hotels & Resorts, officially unveils its multi-million-dollar transformation to reclaim the hotel’s standing amongst the most… Read the full press release

The Radisson Collection Hotel, Warsaw opens its doors following a remarkable transformation

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-May-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hospitality AB, part of Radisson Hotel Group, is proud to announce the opening of a new addition to the group’s premium lifestyle brand – reserved for its most outstanding properties. The Radisson Collection Hotel, Warsaw has opened its doors in the heart of the Polish capital to… Read the full press release

IHG announces transformation of its Europe Sales Team

New structure will mobilise organisation to capitalise on key growth opportunities across Europe Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-Apr-11 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced a transformation of its Europe Sales Team designed around key market opportunities, which will position the company for accelerated growth across… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport celebrates the completion of the first major phase of its £1bn transformation programme

First pier and new multi storey car park open this morning Five flights set to take off today, giving passengers a taste of things to come from airport transformation Hundreds of passengers set to sample the new pier today with flights with TUI Airways Manchester, UK, 2019-Apr-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Manchester Airport is today… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises marked an important milestone in Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve’s transformation with the planting of its first trees

MSC Cruises enters final phase of work on Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve, its private Bahamian island that will welcome its first guest in November 2019 The Company is working with Bahamian environmental experts to turn a former industrial site into a flourishing ecosystem for tourism and exploration In addition to 360° ocean views and… Read the full press release

The city of Chicago announces the transformation of Legler Branch Library into a regional library for the west side

A new public art fund will also be established as part of the sale of Kerry James Marshall’s “Knowledge & Wonder” which currently hangs in the Legler branch Chicago, IL, 2018-Oct-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Mayor Rahm Emanuel today (October 1, 2018) joined Chicago Public Library (CPL) Commissioner Brian Bannon and Department of Cultural Affairs… Read the full press release

Hilton Short Hills unveils new enhancements following $9 million hotel transformation project

With Renovated Guest Rooms, Updated Meeting Space and Addition of a Rooftop Lounge, Come Experience the New Hilton Short Hills SHORT HILLS, NJ, 2018-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Short Hills, a AAA Four Diamond-rated property part of Hilton Hotels and Resort’s fast-growing global portfolio of upscale, full-service hotels, just placed the finishing touches on a… Read the full press release

Virgin Trains supports transformation of Doncaster station entrance with £500,000 investment

LONDON, 2017-Jul-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Virgin Trains is supporting a multi-million pound transformation of the entrance and approach to Doncaster station. Doncaster Council is planning to pedestrianise the forecourt outside the station, with an attractive, partially grassed area. The transformation of this key gateway to the town is part of the council’s plans… Read the full press release