Historic Prince Arthur Hotel Getting Million Dollar Makeover

THUNDER BAY — One of the oldest hotels in Thunder Bay, Ont. is getting a multimillion-dollar renovation that will see its guestrooms, ballroom and elevators revitalized, according...

HAC Releases Roadmap for Regulating Airbnb

OTTAWA — The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) has released a new report that outlines best-practice guidelines for regulating short-term rentals, such as Airbnb, at all levels...

Colliers International Hotels Assists in Hotel Sale to Genesis Hospitality Inc.

EDMONTON — Colliers International Hotels has assisted Platinum Investments Ltd. in the sale of its 239-key Edmonton Focused-Service Portfolio — consisting of the 136-room Courtyard by Marriott...

Why Data Collection is Key to PMS Success

Data collection is the future. With an adaptable Property Management System (PMS), a hotelier can create a welcoming, efficient first impression for guests in person or online....
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RLHC Files Lawsuit against Hard Rock

SPOKANE, Wash. — Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLHC) has filed a lawsuit against Hard Rock Café International in federal court in New York. The complaint alleges, among...

Mobile Apps Becoming Central To Hotel Experience: J.D. Power

COSTA MESA, Calif. — Mobile apps are now as important to the hotel-guest experience as competitive room prices and amenities, finds J.D. Power. According to the J.D. Power...

Destination Canada Reports April Tourism Growth

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada’s (DC) latest Tourism Snapshot reveled April 2017 to be a record-breaking month. During the month, Canada welcomed more than 1.3 million visitors (up...

Bargaining Underway With Several Prominent B.C. Hotels

VANCOUVER — Unifor, a union representing more than 18,000 workers in Canada, is working with several hotels in downtown Vancouver and Victoria to help hospitality workers share...