Choice Hotels has a doctor in the house

 If a frequent Choice Hotels guest becomes ill during his stay, he can now find help straight from a doctor, courtesy of the hotel...

Choice’s CEO responds to AAHOA ultimatum

 Choice Hotels said it hopes to resolve some sticking points over its franchise operations with one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing hotel-owners groups. The...

US House to consider visa reform

 The U.S. Travel Association has announced its support for new legislation that would create U.S. jobs by increasing international travel to America. Introduced by...

AAHOA butts heads with Choice

 One of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing hotel-owners group has threatened to cut ties with one of America’s most proliferate hotel chains over a...

AAHOA’s letter to Choice

 Here is a copy of AAHOA’s letter to Choice. AAHOA sent copies of the letter to Choice President and CEO Steve Joyce and two...

IHG owners optimistic for 2012

 IAHI, the owners’ association for InterContinental Hotel Group-brand hotels worldwide, said its members are more optimistic about business growth in the next 12 months. The...

Humans Rights group rates hotel companies on corporate equality

  The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has released its annual Corporate Equality Index for 2012, giving high scores to many US hotel companies. The Corporate Equality...

Hilton Worldwide expects to save tons with new LED bulbs

In a move designed to further enhance its sustainability program, Hilton Worldwide has launched a major environmental initiative at its three hotels in South...

Hotel asks guests to name its mattresses

A Gujarat-born disc jockey turned hotel developer has launched what he hopes is an attention-getting promotional campaign for his new property in Brooklyn, N.Y. The...

IHG announces new partnership plans at annual conference

InterContinenta Hotels Group revealed an alliance with an important Las Vegas landmark at its annual convention, along with the progress of the Holiday Inn...