Westin Harbour Castle Up For Sale

TORONTO — The Westin Harbour Castle is on the market and the iconic hotel, located on the downtown Toronto waterfront, could be the most expensive hotel ever...

Choice Hotels Canada Celebrates Top Hotels

TORONTO — Choice Hotels Canada announced the national winners of the prestigious APEX Awards (Awards for Property Excellence) at its 8th Annual Fall Conference yesterday. Eight properties...

Plans Announced for JW Marriott and The Douglas at parq Vancouver

VANCOUVER — Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, Inc. and Don Cleary, president, Marriott Hotels of Canada introduced Parq Vancouver at a luncheon hosted by the...

Kostuch Media Ltd. Announces 2017 Pinnacle Award Winners

TORONTO — Kostuch Media Limited, publisher of industry magazines Foodservice and Hospitality and Hotelier, has announced its 2017 winners of the prestigious Pinnacle Awards. Vancouver-based Browns Restaurant Group is F&H’s Company...

Kosta Tomazos Remembered as a Unique Leader in the Hotel Industry

TORONTO — Kosta Tomazos, president of Toronto-based CK Atlantis Hotel Management and hotel industry icon, passed away last week at the age of 58. Tomazos was recruited by...

Starwood Launches Innovation Studio

STAMFORD, CONN. — Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has unveiled Starlab, an innovation studio located in Manhattan, N.Y.’s Garment District. Starlab unites the company’s digital, design and...

Courtyard Marks 1,000th Hotel Milestone

BETHESDA, Md. ― Courtyard by Marriott is celebrating its 1,000th hotel milestone. Celebrations kick off today at the grand opening of the Courtyard Agra in India. On March...

Westin Prince Hotel in Toronto Sold

TORONTO — The Westin Prince Toronto has been sold to a real-estate company from mainland China, Colliers International Hotels reports. The Four-Diamond award-winning property is located south of...

Talking Dollars and Cents at CHIC

TORONTO ― Aside from those regions affected by the decline in oil prices, hotel industry insiders are generally optimistic about the future of hotel investment in Canada....

Choice Hotels Adds Three Comfort Properties to Alberta

CALGARY — Choice Hotels Canada has opened three new properties in Alberta this month, including Comfort Inn and Suites, Calgary, Comfort Inn and Suites, Bonnyville and Comfort...