Transat to Develop Hotel Network

MONTREAL — Transat A.T. is planning to develop its own hotel network in order to face the growing competition from rivals such as Air Canada Rouge, WestJet...

Hyatt House Brand Updates F&B Menu

CHICAGO — Guests staying at Hyatt House hotels will now have an updated H Bar Sip + Snack bar bits and craft cocktail menu to indulge in. “We...

Cree National Trust Fund Investing In Two Hotel Projects

OTTAWA — More than $5 million from the Cree Nation trust fund, James Bay Eeyou Corporation, is being invested in two hotel projects — one in Val-d'Or,...

Holiday Inn Express Vancouver Metrotown Sold

TORONTO — The 100-room Holiday Inn Express Vancouver Metrotown has been sold to an affiliate of Anthem Properties for an undisclosed amount. Colliers International Hotels acted as...

Skal ‎Canada Appoints New Board for 2018

TORONTO — Skal Canada has appointed a new board of directors for 2018, including 2018 president Susan Webb. The full Skal Canada Executive for 2018 includes: • Susan Webb,...

Marriott to Debut 40 Luxury Hotels In 2018

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International Inc. has big plans for 2018 as it has announced it will open approximately 40 luxury hotels. The new properties will fall under...

Atlific Hotels Announces the Newly Renovated Holiday Inn Express & Suites Airdrie-Calgary North

TORONTO — Renovations have been completed at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Airdrie-Calgary North, managed by Atlific Hotels. Designed by Marshall Tittemore Architects, the hotel’s public...

Canadian Hotel Industry Continues Positive Trend

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of Nov. 26 to Dec. 2, 2017,...

Destination Canada Releases September Tourism Snapshot

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada’s (DC) latest Tourism Snapshot indicated continued tourism growth through September 2017. During the month, Canada welcomed more than 2.1 million visitors (up 2.9...

Toronto Wins Bid to Host Amway China

TORONTO — Toronto has won the bid to host the largest Chinese travel delegation to visit Canada, bringing an estimated 10,000 visitors and $80 million in spending...