Realstar Hospitality Welcomes New Days Inns in Saskatchewan and Ontario

TORONTO — Realstar Hospitality celebrated the grand opening of a new hotel and groundbreaking ceremony in Warman, Sask. and Lindsay, Ont. recently as the Toronto-based company expands...

Tourisme Montreal Names 2017 Ulysse Award Winners

MONTREAL — Seven Montreal tourism organizations and businesses were honoured at the 2017 Ulysse Awards earlier this month. The award recipients were recognized for implementing bold and...

The Greater Toronto Hotel Association Announces 2017 Spirit Awards Winners

TORONTO — More than 570 members of the Greater Toronto Hotel Association (GTHA) gathered on Friday, May 12, 2017 to honour exceptional ambassadors in the region’s hotel...

SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts Grows its Management Team

VANCOUVER — SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Tom Tittel, VP, Operations in Eastern Canada and Tejash Chauhan, VP, Risk & Asset Management.  ...

Emerging GTA Trend Shows Condo Owners Renting Out Units as Hotels

TORONTO - The Greater Toronto Hotel Association (GTHA) is concerned over the increase in condos being rented out as hotels by private owners. The GTHA claims there...

Bon Appetit’s 10 Best Food Lover’s Hotels in the U.S.

NEW YORK — Condé Nast’s Bon Appétit magazine has announced its 10 Best Food Lovers Hotels in America, and Blackberry Farm, located in Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains,...

Workers Set to Strike at Fairmont Empress

VICTORIA — Recent renovations at the Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria have led unionized hotel workers to issue a strike notice. Issued on Aug. 29, this notice comes...

Tourism Toronto Hopes for Blue Skies Ahead

TORONTO ― After a somewhat challenging year, the executives at Tourism Toronto are looking forward to blue skies ahead. It was a theme underlined at this week’s...

CBRE: Hotel Transaction Down in Q2

TORONTO — Hotel transaction volume is significantly down in the second quarter, compared to the same period last year, according to CBRE’s latest report, which shows $170...

HAC’s Travel Intentions Survey Shows Drop in Ontario Business Travel

OTTAWA — The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) has released its 2014 “Canadian Travel Intentions Survey,” which shows that while business and leisure travel is stable, national...