Loews commits $500m to buy and build program

 Loews Hotels & Resorts of New York plans to spend $500m to acquire and build hotels. The company, which owns 18 hotels in the US...

Hotel companies on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

Fortune magazine named several hotel companies among the Best Companies to Work For in America. Recognized are Klimpton Hotels & Restaurants (number 16), Marriott International...

Vantage Hospitality opened 1,000th hotel in 2011

Americas Best Value Inn, the 10th largest hotel brand in the world and owned by Vantage Hospitality Group in Coral Springs, FL, added 127 properties...

Best Western joins Roomkey.com

Best Western International announced today that it has signed on as the first commercial partner to supply hotel inventory to Room Key. Best Western is...

Summit closes on Texas hotel

 Summit Hotel Properties Inc. on October 23 closed on its acquisition of the 98-room Hilton Garden Inn in Fort Worth, Texas for $7.2 m.  Summit...

Hersha Hospitality sees gains in 3Q, ponders Hurricane Sandy’s impact on 4Q

 Despite a lackluster September, Hersha Hospitality Trust of Harrisburg, PA, owner of upscale hotels in urban gateway markets, today announced gains during the third...

Another report signals soft fall, winter for US hotels

 Business activity in the US hotel industry declined during August, according to the latest reading of e-forecasting.com’s Hotel Industry Pulse index, or HIP. HIP, a...

TravelClick goes live on Room Key website

 TravelClick, a provider of revenue-generating solutions for hoteliers across the globe, recently announced that their hotels are live on Room Key.Thousands of TravelClick’s web...

La Quinta blazes path to Colombia

 La Quinta Inns & Suites struck a new deal this week to grow its brand in Colombia, South America.The Dallas-based company on February 28...

New mobile app lets hotel guest control the room’s TV

Hotel guests who do not want to be burdened with keeping an eye on the TV’s remote control can now change channels using their...