Famed “Beatles” Studio Partners with Fairmont

LONDON — Hotel guests may soon get the sense of an “octopus’s garden” and truly enjoy “golden slumbers,” as Abbey Road Studios has “come together” in...

HAC Announces Hall of Fame Award Winners

TORONTO — The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) has announced the winners of the 2011 Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence. “The goal...

IHG Wins Five International Awards

DOHA, Qatar — InterContinental Hotels and Resorts won five awards at the 2011 World Travel Awards in Doha, Qatar. The awards, dubbed...

BW Implements New Social Feedback Tool

PHOENIX — Best Western International has announced that it is the first hotel company to be managing online reviews with Medallia’s ‘social feedback for hospitality’ tool. ...

Rosewood Hotels Introduces Fragrance Service

VANCOUVER — Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is saving its guests the hassle of packing perfume or cologne by introducing a fragrance concierge at its 19 properties, including...

New Travelodge Opens in Ontario

CALGARY— A new Travelodge has opened in Belleville, Ont. “We are extremely pleased to welcome the Belleville property to the Travelodge family. This new Travelodge...

Kicking Horse Sale Becomes Official

GOLDEN, B.C. — The purchase of the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort by Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) is officially complete. “We are proud to...

HoJo Returns to Moncton

MONCTON, N.B. — Howard Johnson Inn recently opened in Moncton, N.B., just in time for the new year. “We’re very happy to welcome the Howard...

The Globe Names Top New Hotels of 2011

TORONTO — The Globe and Mail editors have named Vancouver’s Rosewood Hotel Georgia, Hong Kong’s Ritz Carlton and London’s Corinthia hotel on a list of top 10...

IHG Expands Digital Booking Platform

The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced the expansion of booking solutions across the Android platform with the Priority Club Rewards app for Kindle Fire, Google TV...