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City Snapshot: 12,000 new hotel rooms set to light up LA [Infographic]

A look at the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database shows that dozens of four- and five-star hotel projects will be completed in the City of Angels in the coming years. LA may be best known as the birthplace of the film industry, but our data indicates it also has a thriving hotel development market. California’s largest city […]

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Cork’s smallest hotel rooms in the city’s shiny new micro bed

BIG in Japan, small in Cork – the city’s first microsleeper, a trendy 10.5 million euro hotel on MacCurtain Street/York Hill, is set to open to guests this weekend as part of the new brand expanding REZz. Originally slated to open in May but delayed by the pandemic, the 2,000m², 72-room, seven-storey ground-floor premises on […]

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Swap dinners for hotel rooms in Siem Reap

When the going gets tough, the tough get innovative, especially in the devastated hotel sector of Siem Reap and especially at the Anantara Angkor Resort & Spa. While most hotels offer free or discounted meals as an incentive to increase room bookings, Anantara has bucked this trend and, as part of its Angkor Vacay promotional […]

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Dallas has the 5th most hotel rooms under construction in the United States

Dallas building watchers know the city is opening the floodgates for a wave of new hotel rooms, and a new survey shows just how many there are. As of July 1, the Dallas market had 5,028 hotel rooms under construction, according to STR, a provider of hospitality industry analytics. That places the Dallas market fifth […]

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Charlotte sees hotel room growth as COVID pandemic wanes

The exterior view of the Hyatt Centric SouthPark Charlotte. Hyatt Listen to our daily briefing: A slew of hotels have recently opened, renovated or are about to open, as Charlotte sees a return of leisure and business travelers to the city. This expansion also comes as COVID-19 vaccines become more prevalent across North Carolina during […]

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New Sheraton owner wants to convert some hotel rooms into assisted living or elderly care

FRAMINGHAM – The new owners of Sheraton Hotel on Route 9told the City of Framingham it wanted to “repurpose the building and provide a much needed service to seniors in the community – providing approximately 120 assisted living and memory care units”. Monarch Communities, in an interview for the Choose Framingham newsletter today, June 30, […]

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City overview: Nearly 10,000 hotel rooms on the way to Riyadh [Infographic]

A look at the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database shows that the Saudi capital of Riyadh has an impressive project pipeline filled with top brands. In the coming years, 42 new hotel projects with 9,689 rooms will open in Riyadh, our research revealed. We take a closer look at this impressive development list – and focus on […]

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Curacao is reopening and you can get free hotel rooms to celebrate

Just because it’s safe to travel again doesn’t mean you have the financial means to do so – quarantine hasn’t really been helpful for our online shopping habits. Here’s the good news, though: as countries begin to reopen, many are offering incentives to attract visitors. Earlier this month, Thailand reopened with the promise of $1 […]

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Downtown Charlotte will have 381 upscale hotel rooms

In North Carolina, the 381-room JW Marriott Charlotte plans to open downtown, across from the Charlotte Convention Center, by the end of July. The property’s 15,000 square feet of meeting and event space includes a Grand Ballroom of over 5,100 square feet, a Junior Ballroom of approximately 2,700 square feet, and nearly 7,000 square feet […]

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Bar Harbor hotel rooms are filling up fast

BAR HARBOUR, Maine (WABI) – With the easing of COVID restrictions on masks and social distancing, some of Maine’s tourist towns are seeing record spring and early summer visits. This means that finding accommodation is more difficult than ever. With hotel rooms in Bar Harbor being hard to come by in the summer, that’s nothing […]

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Love music? These music-themed hotel rooms and suites will rock your world

Room 1742 at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, part of the Lennon-Ono exhibit … [+] Bed-in for peace. – From May 26 to June 2, 1969, the hotel welcomes John Lennon and Yoko Ono for the second of their Bed-Ins for Peace. Fifty years later, the hotel invites visitors to be part of the […]

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Where to Find Private Tents, Igloos, and Hotel Rooms Valentine’s Day DC

A private heated wine tent at Potomac Point Winery. Photography by Casandra Lorraine Photography Romantic and secluded spaces have always been a draw for Valentine’s Day. Add social distancing and, well, you get the picture. Restaurants are busy preparing private outdoor structures with varying levels of weather exposure for those who are understandably hesitant to […]

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Empty hotel rooms have become private dining rooms and offices

It’s the kind of need-based idea that hotels around the world have been weighing for nearly a year as the pandemic has curtailed vacation and business travel and emptied rooms that would otherwise have been filled with travelers. . Hotel occupancy in the United States fell to 44% in 2020, a record high, according to […]

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The Pigeon will begin serving three-course dinners in hotel rooms

Le Pigeon will soon offer private dining in hotel rooms Following in the footsteps of restaurants and hotels across the country, Le Pigeon will begin serving three-course meals in private rooms within Jupiter Hotel Next. Portland restaurants are still technically closed for indoor dining, but since renting a hotel room isn’t out of the question […]

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Beauport reinvents hotel rooms into workspaces | Local News

When the dog barks too loudly and the internet connection becomes spotty, a local hotel has given a whole new meaning to the acronym “WFH”. Beauport Hospitality Group presents its idea of ​​”working from the hotel” by offering rooms at the Beauport Hotel, 6 Rowe Square, as office space for those who need a targeted […]

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Stunning hotel rooms, restaurants and underwater spas, from Dubai to the Maldives

Some may dream of distant beaches, others of mountains or jungles in exotic lands, but how about escaping underwater for a vacation in the company of fish? But we are not talking about diving holidays. A growing number of tourist destinations now offer overnight stays and other underwater experiences, including spas and restaurants. Apparently many […]

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The lockdown workaround that turns private hotel rooms into mini restaurant bubbles

Three hotels in Old Montreal and their on-site restaurants are using empty rooms to hold private dinners, with guests not needing to stay the night. Diners get a three-hour dining window, a server brings each course to their table, and beds are pulled out (unless guests are staying the night). With restaurants across the city […]

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Erie restaurant moves meals to empty hotel rooms

Oliver’s Rooftop restaurant Erie Hampton Inn Suites scott companies Nick Scott Sr. on what Oliver’s Rooftop diners will see from the Hampton Inn & Suites’ 8th-floor restaurant, and the challenges of opening during a pandemic. Erie Times-News Like other restaurants in Pennsylvania, the new Oliver’s Rooftop restaurant, located on the eighth floor of the New […]

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Old Salt flips hotel rooms to give private dining a new meaning

By Max Sullivan | [email protected] HAMPTON — Rooms Nos. 35 and 39 at Lamie’s Inn will be open for lunch and dinner this winter, as the Old Salt transforms some hotel rooms into secluded dining rooms to weather the pandemic. Both rooms have been turned into dining rooms with single tables seating 6 to 8 […]

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The Most Expensive Hotel Rooms in the US You Can Actually Stay In

Hotel room rates vary depending on location, amenities, and time of year. The majority of travelers to this country compare prices and choose accommodations according to their budget. Affluent travelers who don’t care about cost are drawn to higher-priced luxury penthouses and suites. Here are some of the most expensive hotel rooms in the United […]

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Why are dressers disappearing from hotel rooms?

“It’s really like shipbuilding,” says Carolina Eguiguren, director of design at Quadrum Global, where she oversees the design of the Arlo Hotels brand, where rooms are between 180 and 200 square feet. “You want to use all your corners. We’ve found that dressers and closets aren’t the most important, but bed sizes are. We prefer […]

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California bans single-use plastics in hotel rooms

NEW OLREANS, LA – AUGUST 28: Small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and body lotion sit in a … [+] bathroom in a room at a SpringHill Suites, a hotel operated by Marriott on August 28, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel chain, announced on Wednesday that it is phasing […]

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Guitars in hotel rooms are a rock trend

Hotels offer all sorts of amenities — from the pool, gym, and spa to turndown service, rooftop bars, and free coffee and pastries in the lobby, and beyond — and a wide variety of packages including meals, tickets to shows or sporting events and more. But, lately, I’ve noticed a new trend in hotel amenities, […]