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Country Snapshot: 11,000 new hotel rooms on the way in Ireland [Infographic]

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database gives us a glimpse of a range of exciting hotels to come to the Emerald Isle, including the latest in a major mixed-use development. Ireland is set to host an impressive 78 hotel projects, which together will include 11,304 new rooms, according to a study. Transforming the country’s hotel offer The […]

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MGM’s Beau Rivage will open a new Buffalo slot area and revamp hotel rooms under new management

MGM Resorts’ Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, is set to undergo a series of changes, according to Brandon Dardeau, the site’s recently appointed president and chief operating officer. A timetable to begin work by April has been proposed, which would see all hotel rooms at the property refurbished by November, as well […]

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TAMUSA students live in hotel rooms amid housing overflow

SAN ANTONIO — Nearly 100 Texas A&M San Antonio students called a hotel room home this semester due to an on-campus dormitory shortage. Their bags must be packed and taken out before departure on Saturday morning. TAMUSA student Lily Reimherr Buckert first broke the story in an article published in the student newspaper, Mesquite. “It […]

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Florida residents can save on hotel rooms at Walt Disney World Resort starting in January

Guests can enjoy staying in the magic at Walt Disney World Resort with advantageous rates on resort stays in 2022. Florida residents can save up to 20% on select rooms at Walt Disney World Resort most nights starting January 2, 2022. At a Walt Disney World Resort Hotel, Guests can experience the same legendary details, […]

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Must-Try San Diego Hotel Restaurants

The Torrey Pines Lodge in San Diego, California [email protected]/The Lodge at Torrey Pines Some meals are so extraordinary and inspiring that the memories will last a lifetime. For me, one of those meals happened in my beloved hometown of San Diego, California in Addison. The Michelin-starred signature restaurant at Fairmont Grand Del Mar, Addison not […]

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Expert Voice: Top Ten F&B Revenue Management Tips for Hotel Restaurants

Silvie Cohen and David Israel of hotelAVE suggest practical steps hotel restaurants can take to increase revenue and minimize the impact of spiraling costs. As restaurants emerge from the Covid19 pandemic, operators continue to face nationwide labor shortages, rising wage costs and rising cost of goods. To mitigate these profitability issues, just as hotels and […]

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Charm of guest rooms, hotel facilities

For more than five decades, the Southampton Inn has been providing guests with low-key, affordable getaways while maintaining a Norman Rockwell-style nostalgic experience. Located in the center of the historic village of Southampton, the Inn prides itself on offering the personal attention of a bed and breakfast with the services of a hotel. The property […]

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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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Despite food shortages and reduced staff, San Antonio hotel restaurants continued to cook through Snowmageddon

With San Antonio on ice for the past few days, many independent restaurants have chosen to close their doors. Not only was electricity and water missing for many, but food deliveries were also not arriving. And that’s without taking into account the shortage of customers, who have generally holed up at home instead of braving […]

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Food and Beverage Trends for Hotel Restaurants and Bars in 2021

COVID-19 has changed, perhaps permanently, the landscape of our daily lives, driving dramatic changes in how businesses reach customers and how audiences access products and services. Being an industry that relies heavily on human interaction, the hospitality sector has been among those that have suffered the most this year amid lockdowns and restrictions. THE ADVERTISEMENT […]

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Hotel restaurants turn to service during coronavirus

Restaurants in hotels were not immune to the coronavirus closures that flattened the restaurant industry this year, so when the closures began in March, several hoteliers pointed out and, in some cases, improvised their handling capabilities to compensate for lost business. Hybrid market concepts, which combine dine-in, packaged food sales and ready-to-go meals in one […]

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3 new services that offer hotel amenities to non-hotel travelers

Home-sharing services like Airbnb can save you a lot of money. But the most thrifty tend to forgo common hotel amenities like fitness centers, spas, pools and room service. Now, of course, there’s an app for that. Make apps plural, including the following news that offers non-hotel guests access to hotel services. At the beach […]

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The best new hotel amenities, from Teslas to in-room wine dispensers

A woman admires Seattle with a morning cup of coffee, courtesy of the hotel’s cafe concierge. The phrase “hotel amenities” used to mean that you had a hair dryer in your room and, if you were really lucky, cable TV. But as travel has exploded and hotels are getting nicer, competition for business travelers means […]

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What do guests really want?

What do you really want when you check into a hotel? The hosting industry thinks it knows. Pollsters do, but too often they ask the wrong questions. A recent survey suggested customers are looking for more technology. (It was sponsored by Oracle.) Another claimed customers wanted free Wi-Fi, breakfast and parking. Well, duh. In this […]

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7 of the World’s Most Amazing Hotel Amenities | On the way

Besides location, one of the most important factors travelers consider when choosing a hotel is its amenities. The modern globetrotter expects more than a free bottle of water and a decent swimming pool. And properties around the world are taking notice, going above and beyond to provide the most lavish amenities. From golden iPads to […]

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7 Disappearing Hotel Amenities – MarketWatch

Room service, minibars, free parking, even individually wrapped shampoos and conditioners may soon become luxuries rather than standard offerings at many hotels. Some hotels have already reduced certain benefits. New York’s largest hotel, the 2,000-room New York Hilton, stopped offering room service in 2013, and other hotels are reducing their room service menus. The minibar […]