The Ritz-Carlton Takes Top Honours on Luxury Institute Global Survey

NEW YORK — The Luxury Institute has released its 2018 Global Hotels Luxury Brand Status Index (LBSI), featuring annual rankings and ratings of 40 global luxury-hotel brands...

Canadian Hotel Industry Comes Together at the 2017 Western Canadian Lodging Conference

The biggest names in the Canadian hotel industry came together under one roof last week at the 2017 Western Canadian Lodging Conference, held at the Fairmont Waterfront...

Vancouver’s Victorian Hotel Offers Packaged Itinerary for Adventure Seekers

VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based boutique hotel, the Victorian Hotel, is now offering packages designed to appeal to the urban adventurer wanting to experience the city. The new packages range...

Marriott International Announces Partnership with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

TORONTO — Marriott International has entered into a multi-year partnership with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), making Marriott International the preferred hotel company for the Toronto...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Drops Slightly

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, occupancy at Canadian hotels dropped 0.5 per cent to 62.7 per cent during the week of Nov. 12 to...

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Unveils Permanent Art Collection

MONTREAL — Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, MASSIVart Collection and Sid Lee Architecture have unveiled the hotel’s new 123-piece permanent art collection (see examples below). “We are proud of...

Choice Hotels Canada Adds Two New Properties in the Third Quarter

TORONTO — Choice Hotels Canada opened two hotels during the third quarter of 2017, growing the total number of open properties in the system to 330. Quality...

Trump Tower in Vancouver Stands Out at Americas Property Awards

VANCOUVER — Holborn and TA Global Bhd. took seven awards at the recent Americas Property Awards for their development of the Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver. In...

Sheraton Launches New Bath Amenities

BETHESDA, Md. — Sheraton Hotels & Resorts has introduced a new line of exclusive bath amenities — Le Grand Bain — at its U.S. and Canadian properties. Le...

AccorHotels Celebrates 50th Anniversary by Honouring Everyday Heroes

VANCOUVER — To celebrate its 50th anniversary, AccorHotels honoured local everyday heroes — firefighters, police officers, nurses, teachers, non-profit organizations and volunteers — by providing them brunch,...