Wyndham Hotel Group Converts 20 Hotels In One Day

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Wyndham Hotel Group (Wyndham) welcomed the month of August with a busy day of business, converting 20 hotels and adding the properties to its...

InterContinental Hotels Group Unveils New Mobile Offerings

ATLANTA — Mobile innovations are taking shape at the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), which recently unveiled a new website, mobile check-in (and check out), upcoming mobile room...

Sheraton Parkway Raises Cash for Movember

RICHMOND HILL, Ont.  — The team at Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel in Richmond Hill, Ont. ended its inaugural Movember fundraising efforts in style, raising $5,760 and...

Destination B.C. Seeks Tourism Marketing Committee Members

VANCOUVER — Destination B.C. is seeking applicants to serve on its Tourism Marketing Committee for three years, beginning Feb. 1, 2016. The agency is interested in applicants from...

Choice Inks Deal to Expand Cambria Suites Across Canada

BEDFORD, N.S. — Choice Hotels International is set to open a handful of new Cambria Suites properties, thanks to a partnership with Maplewood Hotels & Resorts. ...

Halifax Airport Hotel To Open In Spring

HALIFAX — The $27-million Alt hotel under construction at Halifax Stanfield International Airport is slated to open in April, according to The Chronicle Herald. Christiane...

Marriott Offers Expansion Update

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is making progress on its 2010 goal to double its European portfolio to 80,000 rooms by 2015, according to the Cleveland-based HotelNewsNow.com....

Botanist Bar Team to Compete in Bols Around the World Competition

VANCOUVER — Fairmont Pacific Rim’s Botanist Bar has been named the North-American finalist in the Lucas Bols “Bols Around the World” competition. In celebration...

Starwood and Caesars Entertainment Launch Member Benefits Partnership

LAS VEGAS, Nev. and STAMFORD, Conn. — Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and Caesars Entertainment Corporation have announced a partnership that will offer benefits to members of...

Choice Introduces Electric-vehicle Charging Stations at Select Hotels

TORONTO — Choice Hotels Canada is adding electric vehicle owners to its guest list with the recent addition of charging stations at several of its hotel properties...