Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Airport Refresh Is Completed

TORONTO — The Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Airport hotel has undergone a $1-million refresh and now targets guests who want to “stay their way,” an idea which...

Motel 6 – Saskatoon Receives Great Award

TORONTO — Motel 6 - Saskatoon scored top marks in performance and guest satisfaction for 2016, earning the property a Great Award for 2016. “Hotels like Motel 6...

Best Western Re-launches Website

PHOENIX — Best Western International is stepping up its award-winning online presence with the launch of a revamped website at bestwestern.com. A key change on...

Fairmont On Target to Meet Green Goals

TORONTO — Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is on target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 20 per cent by 2013, with news that emissions have...

Minister Chagger unveils Canada’s New Tourism Vision

CALGARY — The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism, unveiled Canada’s New Tourism Vision...

Pinnacle Hotels & Restaurants Continues Rebrand

VANCOUVER — There’s been a host of changes to the Renaissance Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel. The hotel has recently been rebranded as The Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, becoming...

Toca Announces New Chef and Menu

TORONTO — Ritz Carlton’s Toca restaurant is reinventing, with reports chef Gihen Zitouni is now at helm and a new Mediterranean-Canadian menu is being introduced. ...

Emerging GTA Trend Shows Condo Owners Renting Out Units as Hotels

TORONTO - The Greater Toronto Hotel Association (GTHA) is concerned over the increase in condos being rented out as hotels by private owners. The GTHA claims there...

Marriott Launches Home Rentals Across 100 Markets

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has announced plans to launch Homes & Villas by Marriott International next week. The home-rental initiative will offer...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Drops 2.2 Per Cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — Canadian hotel occupancy decreased 2.2 per cent to 72.9 per cent for the week ending June 25, according to STR. Average daily rate for...