Hilton Debuts First Vegan Suite

LONDON, U.K. — Hilton has launched a “vegan suite” at Hilton London Bankside in London, U.K. The suite — created in partnership with Bompas...

Hilton Enters 100th Year with Record Growth

MCLEAN, Va. — Hilton is entering its 100th year after achieving its fourth-consecutive year of record-breaking growth in 2018, including deals signed, construction starts and new openings. In...

Four Seasons Announces Nine Planned 2019 Openings

TORONTO — The coming year will mark several significant new openings for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, with the debut of nine new hotels and resorts around the world,...
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Marriott International Announces New Loyalty Brand

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has unveiled its new loyalty brand, Marriott Bonvoy, which will replace the Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG)...

Best Western Continues Today’s Best Western Campaign

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Best Western Hotels & Resorts is continuing its Today’s Best Western campaign with a new series focusing on personal stories, set to launch in...

Starwood Guest-Reservation Database Suffers Massive Data Breach

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is investigating and addressing a data-security incident involving the Starwood guest-reservation database. The investigation — spurred by an alert from an internal security...

Luxury Hotel Built in Pit Mine Opens in Shanghai

SHANGHAI — An 18-storey hotel built in a pit mine has opened in Shanghai. Developed by Shimao Group and managed by IHG, The Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel is...

Hotels Apologize for Room-Cleaning Video

BEIJING — At least four major international hotel chains have apologized for an 11-minute hidden-camera video showing cleaners wiping cups and sinks with dirty towels and sponges,...

Marriott International Expands Culture Day Program

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is expanding its Culture Day program — an initiative aimed at fostering multicultural understanding and ensure welcoming environments — in response to...

Hard Rock Launches New Hotel Brand

DAVIE, Fla. — Hard Rock International has launched Reverb by Hard Rock — the company’s first select-service brand. The new collection of music-centric hotels will be designed as...