Motel 6 Opens Location in New Brunswick

TORONTO — Realstar Hospitality opened a 67-room Motel 6 in Moncton, N.B. The addition of this newly converted hotel represents the Motel 6 and Studio 6 network’s...

Frobisher Inn Names New General Manager

IQALUIT, Nunavut — Stephen Sullivan is the new general manager at The Frobisher Inn. Sullivan started with the hotel in 2010 and has held the title of...

Holiday Inn Express – Toronto Downtown Completes $6.8-million Renovation

TORONTO — InnVest Hotels recently completed a $6.8-million renovation of the 195-room Holiday Inn Express – Toronto Downtown. The property now features the Holiday Inn Express brand’s...

P.E.I. Promoting New Summer Culinary Experiences

CHARLOTTETOWN — Tourism P.E.I. has launched a campaign promoting the province as a culinary destination offering far more than its famed mussels and oysters through a collection...

OHI Names 2018 Top 30 Under 30

TORONTO — The Ontario Hostelry Institute (OHI) has released its annual Top-30-Under-30 list. Honourees will be celebrated at a ceremony on March 28. This year’s OHI Top 30...

Chinese Government Seizes Control of Anbang Insurance

NEW YORK — The Chinese government has seized control of Anbang Insurance, according to CNN Money. Anbang is a Beijing-based firm that has made headlines in recent years...

Airbnb Announces New Property Categories

SAN FRANCISCO — Airbnb has unveiled a roadmap for the future of its homes business. This announcement includes the creation of four new property types — Vacation Home,...

Windsor Councillors Looking at Hotel Tax

WINDSOR, Ont. — Councillors with the City of Windsor, Ont. are mulling a hotel tax for the city, reports The Windsor Star. The proposed tax is a...

Delta Hotels Opens First Hotel in Asia

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International’s Delta Hotels brand recently debuted in the Asia-Pacific market with the opening of the 339-room Delta Hotels by Marriott Shanghai Baoshan in...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Up 8.5 Per Cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of Dec. 17 to 23, according to...