Report: Independent boutiques maintaining growth

AS REVPAR GROWTH continues to slow for U.S. hotels, independent boutique hotels continue to hold steady, according to a report from The Highland Group....

Report shows group travel increased in March

ANYONE WORRIED ABOUT whether group travel will return soon should be less concerned, according to research firm Knowland. The firm’s report for March found...

STR: U.S. hotel occupancy reached new high in last week of June

THE RECOVERY CONTINUED in the final full week of June for U.S. hotels, according to STR. Occupancy reached its highest level since late October...

STR: November performance down from previous month

NOVEMBER GAVE U.S. hoteliers little cause to be thankful as performance dropped from the previous month. The third week of December also saw decreases. Occupancy...

STR: Hotel profits rise between April and May

GROSS OPERATING PROFITS for U.S. hotels crept closer to 2019 levels in May, according to STR, with each profitability metric came in higher than...

AAA lowers its prediction for Thanksgiving travel

THE WINTER SURGE of COVID-19 cases is dampening Americans’ Thanksgiving plans, usually one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, according to AAA...

Survey: Small business owners fear their companies will not survive COVID-19 pandemic

FEDERAL HELP MAY be on the way for small business owners suffering from the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, many of...

STR: Occupancy drops some for U.S. hotels in week of May 8

A RISE IN supply led to a slight week-over-week decline in U.S. hotel performance during the first full week of May. Demand was still...

STR: U.S. hotels’ performance up in the second week of November

THERE WAS A slight improvement in U.S. hotel performance in the second week of November, according to STR. Importantly, ADR increased by 2.6 percent...

Surveys: Fewer Americans traveling for holidays

THE OLD SONG “Home for the holidays” has a new meaning this year as most Americans are expected to stay home, not travel to...