Vancouver’s Rosewood Hotel Georgia Sold to Pacific Reach Properties

VANCOUVER — The five-star Rosewood Hotel Georgia has been sold to Vancouver-based real-estate investment firm Pacific Reach Properties, according to CBC News. The 156-room hotel, located at Georgia...

CBC Reports Dalvay-by-the-Sea Controversy

DALVAY-BY-THE-SEA, P.E.I. — Several kitchen staff at P.E.I.’s popular Dalvay-by-the-Sea resort have left the hotel, citing unhappiness with new management, according to CBC News. Five...

Lord Elgin Hotel Marks 75 Years With $13-million Renovation

OTTAWA — The Lord Elgin Hotel in Ottawa is celebrating its 75th anniversary with a $13 million facelift. An Ottawa landmark since 1941, the historic hotel is...

Melany Hugo and Anto Vrdoljak Take on New Roles at IHG

DUNWOODY, Ga. — Melany Hugo has joined the InterContinental Hotels Group as regional Sales and Marketing director. She will be working in Toronto to deliver strategic sales...

New York, Toronto to Promote Travel to Both Cities

TORONTO — NYC & Company and Tourism Toronto have formed a two-year alliance to help boost tourism to their cities, reports Travel Weekly. The partnership is the first...

IHG Announces Spruce Grove Holiday Inn Express

ATLANTA — A new energy-saving Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites has opened in Spruce Grove, Alta. The $18-million, 79,500-sq.-ft. development features 130 guestrooms and suites as well...

Tourisme Montreal Launches Bonjour Chine

MONTREAL — Tourisme Montréal has launched its Bonjour Chine training program — offered to more than 150 partners and members of Montreal's tourism industry. The Bonjour Chine program...

Best Western on the Brink of a Brand Repositioning

HONOLULU — The team at Phoenix-based Best Western has been working on a logo refresh for the past two years, which they premiered — along with a...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Increases by 3.1 Per cent

HEDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry experienced positive results in all three key performance metrics during the week of July 24...

Canadian Hotel Investment on the Upswing

TORONTO ― Canada’s lodging investment market continued its upward trend in 2014, with deal volume increasing by 28 per cent year-over-year, reaching $1.46 billion, according to the...