The Extended-stay Segment is Gaining Momentum in Canada

The extended-stay segment is gaining momentum in Canada, as a growing number of professionals and families seek the comforts of home on their travels. In-suite kitchens, free...

Boutique Hotels Continue to Entice Travellers

Part of the appeal of boutique hotels is that they provide guests with an experience far-removed from that of cookie cutter. Though diverse in style...

Broad Appeal: Extended-Stay Hotels Check All the Right Boxes

Extended-stay properties continue to be in high demand across Canada, with New Hampshire-based Lodging Econometrics reporting the segment saw a 25-per-cent increase in projects in 2018. Typically...

Shining the Spotlight on Canada’s Limited-service, Mid-scale and Extended-stay Segments

Canada’s hotel industry offers something for everyone — whether it’s a mid-management business traveller looking for an inexpensive, clean room with a reliable internet connection, or a...

Feels Like Home: the Merits of the Extended-Stay Model

"A home away from home" — a familiar saying to us all, but what does it really mean? For the guest at an extended-stay hotel, it means...

Extended-stay Hotels Offer Guests a Home Away From Home

Remember Richard Gere in Pretty Woman — the decadent playboy who lived in luxurious hotels and traded personal stories with the hotel manager and concierge? Back then,...

How Canada’s Luxury Niche is Thriving on Personal Connections

Charles Khabouth spends 75 to 100 hotel nights a year all over the world “and I see different definitions of luxury. We can all talk about the...

The Mid-scale Segment is Thriving

Unlike the budget and luxury sectors, mid-scale properties cast a large net to capture a wider guest demographic. According to PKF Consulting Inc., a CBRE Company, the...

Why the Mid-scale Hotel Market Continues to Thrive

The worlds of hospitality and industry have always been intertwined. So when the oil crisis hit Alberta this year, the province’s occupancy rates also plummeted. “Corporate travel...

Filling The Void: Midscale Hotels are Filling an Under-Served Guest Segment

Midscale brands appeal to developers and operators, as well as consumers, because they're adaptable and dependable, while being flexible enough to meet the technology needs of consumers. “Most...