Wingate by Wyndham Expands in Canada with New Kamloops Hotel

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Wingate by Wyndham’s expansion in Canada continues with the newly constructed Wingate by Wyndham Kamloops in British Columbia. The hotel, which is owned by Super...

Delta Hotels Opens First European Property

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has opened its first Delta Hotels property in Europe. The launch of Delta Hotels by Marriott Frankfurt Offenbach marks a significant landmark...

Destination Canada is Speeding up Tourism Data

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada (DC) has begun using new arrivals data, which looks at vehicle arrivals from the U.S. In doing so, information on arrivals will be...

Tourism Montreal Launches Never Grow Up Campaign in Toronto and New York

MONTREAL — Tourism Montréal is encouraging travellers to experience the city's youthful energy through its Never Grow Up communications platform, which is being promoted on the Ontario...

Canadian Construction Pipeline up 11 Per Cent

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — According to the latest data from Lodging Econometrics (LE), the total construction pipeline in Canada currently boasts 237 projects totalling 29,881 rooms, up 11...

Tourisme Montreal Launches Bonjour Chine

MONTREAL — Tourisme Montréal has launched its Bonjour Chine training program — offered to more than 150 partners and members of Montreal's tourism industry. The Bonjour Chine program...

Hilton Adopts Science-Based Targets to Reduce Environmental Impact

MCLEAN, Va. — Hilton has committed to cutting its environmental footprint in half and double its social impact investment by 2030 — becoming the first major hotel...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Up 1.4 Per Cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of May 6 to 12, according to...

The Kimpton Saint George Hotel Set to Open Just in Time for Summer

TORONTO — After a six-month renovation and rebranding, Toronto’s first Kimpton Hotel is set to take reservations for stays beginning on July 1st. The hotel, which now occupies...

Destination Canada Releases February Tourism Snapshot

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada’s (DC) latest Tourism Snapshot indicates continued tourism growth through February 2018. During the month, Canada welcomed approximately one-million visitors (up nine per cent...