Hotel rooms

September 2021 report: 54,000 new hotel rooms should open [Infographic]

Pan Pacific London A look at the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database shows that Europe will be the most active region for hotel openings, well ahead of APAC and North America. In September 2021, 275 hotels with 54,089 rooms are set to debut globally, according to our research. We learn more about these upcoming launches. Hotel openings […]

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A suspected intruder allegedly robbed a restaurant and tried to enter hotel rooms

WEST FARGO, ND (Valley News Live) – We are learning more about last week’s alleged intruder in West Fargo. West Fargo police arrested William Thompson, a 51-year-old man from Wisconsin Rapids, charged with criminal trespassing. Thompson was booked into Cass County Jail. The home intrusion happened on Friday, August 27 at around 4 p.m. in […]

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Tourist influx means demand for hotel rooms in Halifax

HALIFAX- Before the borders opened, the tourism industry in Halifax wanted visitors to be here – and now they are. “Just to see people moving around and happy and smiling and participating and enjoying the restaurants is awesome,” said Rick Melanson. With tourism seemingly booming, finding a hotel in Halifax has become nearly impossible. There […]

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These neat freaks clean their own hotel rooms

Nobility obliges! While most hotel guests rely on housekeeping to clean up messes they leave in their rented rooms, some conscientious travelers are now donning an apron and playing maid. Last week, UK resident Darren Dowling posted an image on Facebook showing his hotel room etiquette, and it has gone viral. The photo shows her […]

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Country Snapshot: Thailand to gain 31,000 new hotel rooms [Infographic]

Construction database TOPHOTELPROJECTS reveals that Thailand’s hotel pipeline looks promising, with established travel destinations expected to see the fastest growth. Over the next few years, 126 hotels with 31,053 keys are expected to open across Thailand, our research team reports. Zoom on these next launches. Hotel openings in Thailand by date Despite the ongoing Covid-related […]

Hotel amenities

Tom Dixon launches the ‘Underground’ collection of hotel amenities

A few years ago, when we were visiting a particularly opulent old palazzo hotel in Florence’s Oltrarno, we were asked to choose what our special scent would be during our stay – and were then offered several evocative choices. To some, that might seem a little precious – first-world nonsense, surely? But the alluring appeal […]

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Former teacher planted cameras in hotel rooms ‘just out of curiosity’, he told judge before pleading guilty | criminality

A former Madison East High School teacher pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to attempting to produce child pornography by concealing hidden cameras in locations where students on overnight trips would undress. David M. Kruchten, 39, of Cottage Grove – who has been accused of attempting to surreptitiously take video recordings of students on overnight […]

Hotel rooms

Former teacher placed cameras in hotel rooms ‘just out of curiosity’, he told judge before pleading guilty | criminality

A former Madison East High School teacher pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to attempting to produce child pornography by concealing hidden cameras in locations where students on overnight trips would undress. David M. Kruchten, 39, of Cottage Grove – who has been accused of attempting to surreptitiously take video recordings of students on overnight […]

Hotel restaurants

Market Steer made Fodor’s list of top hotel restaurants | Business

The three-year-old St. Francis Hotel’s Market Steer Steakhouse has received national recognition as one of “11 American Hotels That Have Some Of The Best Restaurants In The Country” on Fodor’s website. “These 11 hotel restaurants are destinations worth planning your culinary vacation this year,” Michelle Gross wrote in the article’s introduction. “Market Steer Steakhouse is […]

Hotel restaurants

The 11 U.S. Hotels With the Best Hotel Restaurants

Check in for dinner. Covid-19 Disclaimer: A growing number of companies have adopted policies requiring employees, and in some cases customers, to present proof that they have been vaccinated. From New York to Los Angeles and everywhere in between, the rules are changing fast. Be sure to check local guidelines before making reservations. When Emma […]