Europe’s hotel industry posts all-time occupancy high despite market challenges

Despite a number of market challenges, not least heightened terrorism threats, Europe’s hotel industry posted an all-time high occupancy level for the January to September…..

Americas Swan launching soon: Marriott warns that corporate travellers have a growing preference for Canada

Marriott International is ratcheting up rhetoric against the administration of US president Donald Trump, warning business travellers are opting for Canada as negative perception of…..

Hotel highlights across EMEA – latest openings and investments

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the latest key hotel news, including: Hyatt House enters Europe after Düsseldorf hotel opening Marriott Rewards…..

Catalan independence referendum disrupts strong hotel and flight performance into Barcelona

Preliminary data from benchmarking specialists STR shows that hotels in Barcelona, Spain, experienced substantial performance declines following the 1-Oct-2017 Catalan Independence Referendum. Revenue per available…..

Hotel highlights across EMEA – latest openings and investments

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the latest key hotel news, including: Radisson Blu to embrace the heart of Venice’s tourist…..

Tourism boost provides 7% upsurge in room revenues delivering better than anticipated returns for the UK hotel industry

A greater than anticipated boost in tourism is driving strong trading performance at hotels across the UK. In its first annual edition of The UK…..

ACTE: Corporate Travel Managers increasingly dissatisfied with traditional hotel sourcing

Corporate travel managers, increasingly frustrated with traditional approaches to sourcing hotels, are slowly supplementing their programmes with newer, dynamic systems, according to research from the…..

What price do you pay for hotel loyalty?

Latest survey findings highlight to corporate travellers the major payback differences between the loyalty programmes of the six leading hotel groups, with Wyndham Rewards the…..

Hyatt plans to double its Africa offering with six new hotels by 2020

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced that it plans to double the number of Hyatt properties in Africa, with six new hotels expected to open…..

Kempinski treats its loyal customers to ‘greater privileges and personalisation’

The Kempinski name is proudly borne by a growing collection of distinguished properties around the world and a more than 120 year history. As Europe’s…..