Ten years later, hoteliers see mixed recovery from Great Recession, says CBRE Hotels’ Americas...

HOTELIERS WHO ENTERED the lodging business after 2009, the industry’s trough in the Great Recession, are most likely reaping financial rewards from their investments....

Revised federal numbers show 2017 surge in international visits to U.S.

REVISED NUMBERS FROM the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration’s National Travel and Tourism Office show 2017 was actually a record-breaking year for...

Expert: Economic drivers indicate growth stutter for hotel industry in Q1 2020

THE ECONOMY IS booming and with it the hotel industry, both nationally and locally. That was the overall message at the Atlanta Lodging Outlook...

Index: U.S. travel business growth slowing over the next six months

THE GROWTH OF the U.S. travel market continues to slow, edging  up 3 percent in July over the same time last year, according to...

Survey: Hotels still need to improve use of technology to serve guests

MOST HOTELIERS SEEM to understand the importance of maximizing their use of technology to improve guests’ experience, but at the same time they are...

Most travelers do not use voice technology to search or book, says Phocuswright study

PHOCUSWRIGHT RESEARCH REVEALS U.S. travelers are interested in using voice for a multitude of travel-related tasks, but have yet to make it a habit. More...

President Trump ‘keen listener’ during hotel industry CEOs’ visit to White House

CHIEF EXECUTIVES OF major hotel companies on Sept. 4 met with President Donald Trump and members of his administration in the White House. The White...

Report: ADR to drive RevPAR in 2019 for the first time since 2007

THE SECOND QUARTER of 2018 saw a strong performance by the U.S. hotel industry, and strong room rates are expected to drive RevPAR growth...

STR: U.S. hotel transactions up 11.3 percent in 2018’s first half

THE VOLUME OF transactions made for U.S. hotels rose 11.3 percent during the first half of 2018 and price per room increased 12.2 percent,...

Hotel occupancy to decline in most major U.S. markets, said CBRE

WHILE DEMAND FOR hotels rooms in the U.S. is expected to continue to outpace supply over the next 18 months, hotels in nearly 50...