Report: Extended-stay bookings still high, but traditional hotels are seeing most of them

THE EXTENDED-STAY HOTEL segment has been increasing its market share for the past two decades, accompanied by rapid supply growth. Yet, traditional hotels manage...

Wyndham settles management dispute with CorePoint Lodging

COREPOINT LODGING, A lodging REIT, resolved its dispute with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts over CorePoint’s claim that Wyndham was in default of its management...

Vision Hospitality refinances Georgia hotel for $12.5 million

VISION HOSPITALITY GROUP has refinanced its 115-room Marriott Courtyard Duluth Sugarloaf in Duluth, Georgia, for $12.5 million. The Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company also recently received...

Wyndham reports small third quarter drop in RevPAR, Hilton’s rose slightly

MORE THIRD QUARTER earnings reports from major hotel companies have shown more subdued growth for the industry. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts reported a 1...

Hearing held on Brand USA reauthorization

A CONGRESSIONAL SUBCOMMITTEE held a hearing Tuesday on legislation that would reauthorize Brand USA, a public-private partnership that promotes travel to the U.S. The...

Wyndham selects Super 8 shared room design

SMALL GROUPS OF travelers staying at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts’ economy Super 8 may soon no longer have to say goodnight in the hallway...

Hoteliers say employee uniforms provide professionalism

IN THE HOTEL industry, in which appearance is key to providing a comfortable environment for guests, employee uniforms can help in meeting that standard....

IHG reports 0.8 percent RevPAR drop in third quarter

INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL GROUP was one of the first major hotel companies to report its third quarter earnings, and the news was not all good....

October is National Cybersecurity Month

CYBERSECURITY IS AN important topic year-round, but during October, officially proclaimed as National Cybersecurity Month, hotels should take time to review their own digital...

New Indian consul general arrives in Atlanta

INDIAN AMERICANS LIVING in the Southeast U.S. have a new Consul General, Dr. Swati Vijay Kulkarni. A career diplomat since 1995 and graduate of...