Accor Traveller Subscription Cards

Accor Re-Invents its Frequent Traveller Subscription Cards

PARIS — Following the successful launch of its subscription cards in China and Brazil, Accor has re-vitalized its ibis BUSINESS and BUSINESS PLUS frequent traveller cards through...
2023 International Indigenous Tourism Conference

Indigenous Tourism Leaders Honoured at International Indigenous Tourism Conference

TREATY 1 TERRITORY and the HOMELAND OF THE RED RIVER MÉTIS (WINNIPEG) — The Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) has announced the winners of the 2023...
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Marriott International Receives Regulatory Approval to Complete City Express Brand Acquisition

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International, Inc. has received approval from Mexico’s Federal Economic Competition Commission, COFECE, for the acquisition of the City Express brand portfolio from Hoteles...
Great Canadian Casino Resort Toronto Rendering

Great Canadian Casino Resort Toronto to Open this Summer

TORONTO — Great Canadian Entertainment’s new $1 billion entertainment resort, the Great Canadian Casino Resort Toronto, is scheduled to open its doors this summer. With its transformative architecture...
Parkside Hotel and Spa

The Parkside Hotel & Spa Wins Sustainability Award

VICTORIA — The Parkside Hotel & Spa has won the Sustainability Award during the 2023 BC Tourism & Hospitality Conference in Prince George on March 1 to...
Days Inn Hotel in Victoria Airport Sidney BC

Days Inn Opens New Hotel in Sidney, B.C.

TORONTO — Days Inn – Canada has opened its newest franchised hotel, the Days Inn by Wyndham Victoria Airport, in Sidney, B.C. Days Inn by Wyndham Victoria Airport...
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ITAC Announces Finalists for the 2023 Indigenous Tourism Awards

TREATY 1 TERRITORY and the HOMELAND OF THE RED RIVER MÉTIS (WINNIPEG) — The finalists for the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada’s (ITAC) annual Indigenous Tourism Awards...
Accor co-founder Gérard Pélisson

Industry Mourns Loss of Accor Co-Founder Gérard Pélisson

FRANCE — Accor co-founder, Gérard Pélisson, died on March 6 at the age of 91, surrounded by his loved ones. In a news release, Accor said Pélisson “was an...
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Global Hotel-Construction Pipeline Remains Relatively Flat for Three Years

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Lodging Econometrics (LE) has released its Q4 year-end Global Construction Pipeline Trend Report. At the close of 2022, the total global construction pipeline stands...
Four Seasons Spa

The Spa at Four Seasons Toronto Unveils All-New Wellness & Bio Bar

TORONTO — The Spa at Four Seasons Toronto has introduced its newest addition to its bespoke treatments and services, the Wellness & Bio Bar. Short for biohacking,...