STR: November saw slower growth for U.S. hotels

THE U.S. HOTEL industry kept up its growth in November, but with marked signs of slowing, according to STR. Forecasts are for occupancy to...

AAA: More than one-third of Americans will travel this Christmas

ONE-THIRD OF Americans, 112.5 million people, are expected to head home (or elsewhere) for Christmas this year, according to AAA Travel. As in past...

Wildfires lead to occupancy boost for hotels in area

IN A CYCLE often seen in the hospitality industry, the disaster of California’s recent wildfires has led to a boom in occupancy for local...

STR: Super Bowl will triple hotel rates in Atlanta

THE TEAMS HAVE not yet been chosen, but already STR is predicting heavy crowds for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta this February. The throng...

U.S. travel rises 3.2 percent in October, but international visits are slowing

TRAVEL TO AND within the U.S. saw more growth in October, but dark clouds are on the horizon for the industry from fears that...

U.S. hotels’ profit per room hit high in October

OCTOBER SAW THE highest profit per room of the year for U.S. hotels, up 3.6 percent over the same time last year to $126.34...

Report: U.S. hotel industry to continue strong growth in 2019

WITH 2019 LITTLE more than a month away, prospects for U.S. hotels in the new year are looking positive, according to CBRE Hotels Americas...

STR Charts Increase in Rooms in Construction

In October, the U.S. hotel industry reported 194,600 rooms in construction, a 6.2 percent year-over-year increase, reported STR. New York City reported 14,300 hotel...

New Study: Women Optimistic About Tech Careers

BOOKING.COM’S GLOBAL study on women in technology shows despite low numbers in the industry many women have a positive outlook on their prospects for...

Houston hotel tax helps fund trip to India

HOUSTON, TEXAS, HOME to about 300,000 Indian Americans, may soon strengthen its connection to India by establishing direct commercial flights that could ultimately lead...