Hospitality Trends - Technology News Technology Hotel Industry News EN Hospitality Trends - Technology News ADMARES to Deliver 16 Floating Hotels to Qatar to Serve Tourists and Fans for the FIFA World Cup 2022 Hotel News Resource The hotels have a unique design; 72-meter-long and 16-meter-wide (236-feet-long and 52-feet-wide), each consisting of 101 guest rooms, a restaurant, and a lounge bar. All of the 16 four-story hotels will be identical, offering a total of 1616 floating hotel rooms. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:48:21 EST Hard Rock International Announces First Brand Commercial Directed By Filmmaker Michael Bay To Air During The Big Game Hard Rock Produced and directed by blockbuster filmmaker Michael Bay, the spectacular commercial spotlights an A-tier celebrity roster. Hard Rock and Bay's collaboration was filmed at the world's premiere Guitar Hotel at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:41:56 EST Seabourn's New Constellation Lounge To Feature Stunning 270-Degree Views On Its New Ultra-Luxury Expedition Ships Seabourn Introducing the Constellation Lounge, a viewing lounge located up high and forward to be featured on each of the line's two new purpose-built expedition vessels that are scheduled to launch in 2021 and 2022 respectively. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:39:25 EST Circa Resort & Casino In Las Vegas Reveals Restaurant Lineup Ahead Of December 2020 Opening Restaurant News Resource Original concepts from Paul Saginaw, Barry S. Dakake, American Coney Island's Founding Family, Dan Coughlin and more to open at new Downtown Las Vegas casino-resort Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:36:59 EST United Adds 29 New Flights to Miami for the Big Game United Airlines Airline now offers more than 80 direct flights from its U.S. hubs including San Francisco, Los Angeles and 7 flights from Kansas City Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:34:40 EST China Releases New Standards to Rate Quality of Hotel Online Services HFTP On January 10, China released the new standards of Hotel Online Service Quality Evaluation and Classification (China Daily, 2020). This is the first domestic standard for evaluating and rating the quality of hotel online services in the nation. The new standards were approved by the Internet Society of China (ISC), led by Meituan (an integrated marketplace for services including hotel booking) and co-drafted by several research centers. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:29:54 EST Avani Hotels & Resorts to Debut in Kenya with Avani Nairobi Suites AVANI Hotels Scheduled to open by the end of 2020, the new-build 15-storey property will further strengthen the Avani brand's presence in Africa, alongside its existing properties in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Mozambique and Lesotho. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:23:46 EST New 5-star Pullman Hotel Opens in Rotorua Pullman Hotels The 130-room hotel offers guests panoramic views of the city and lake area and features a vibrant bar, gym plus an indulgent executive lounge experience. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:19:37 EST Fairfield by Marriott 2,600-room hotel would be the largest Fairfield, and brand’s first in Middle East and Africa Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:16:11 EST Marriott International Announces the Opening of Its First Residence Inn by Marriott in Panama Residence Inn by Marriott Located in the Pacific Center Punta Paitilla the Residence Inn Panama City was thoughtfully designed to capture the vibrant culture and history of Panama. Featuring 144 suites ranging from 440ft2 to 840ft2 the property will offer travelers a new option in the longer stays segment, blending comfort and style. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:12:09 EST IHG Launches Customer Insights Portal for Large Enterprises, a Hotel Industry First IHG The comprehensive global solution for large enterprises will provide a highly customized corporate travel experience to simplify travel management. Currently in the final stages of pilot, it will launch to large corporate customers in early 2020. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:07:30 EST Radisson Hotel Group Announces the Signing of a New Radisson in Saltillo, Mexico Radisson Radisson Hotel Group announced the signing of Radisson Hotel Saltillo, located in the northeastern Mexican state of Coahuila. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:04:19 EST JetBlue Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Results JetBlue Fourth quarter 2019 revenue per available seat mile (RASM) declined (2.7)% year over year. This decline is largely in-line with our updated guidance range of (3.5)% to (1.5)%. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:55:55 EST Peachtree Hotel Group (PHG) Completes 19 Transactions in 2019 Peachtree Hotel Group Ten Acquisitions, Five Opportunity Zone and Four Ground-Up Development Projects Round Out the Year Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:48:12 EST Hyatt Centric Old Town Alexandria Hotel Opens Hyatt Centric Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) yesterday announced the opening of Hyatt Centric Old Town Alexandria. Centrally located in the heart of Alexandria, Va., on historic King Street, the 124-room boutique hotel joins Hyatt Centric Arlington to mark the Hyatt Centric brand’s second hotel in Virginia. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:45:27 EST First Jon Bon Jovi (JBJ) Soul Kitchen On A College Campus Opens At Rutgers University - Newark JBJ Soul Kitchen Campus Foodservice Provider, Gourmet Dining, Introduces 'Pay It Forward' Community Restaurant as Innovative Approach to Addressing Student Food Insecurity Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:40:25 EST Chicken Salad Chick Opens New Location In Alabama On February 4 Chicken Salad Chick To debut state's 26th restaurant in Cullman Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:23:14 EST Sabre Announces Plans with Accor to Create the First Unified Technology Platform for the Global Hospitality Industry Sabre In collaboration with Accor, Sabre intends to develop a new full service property management capability and enrich its existing central reservation and limited service property management systems. These capabilities will combine within a new unified cloud-native, highly-flexible platform that will be built for and available to hoteliers across all property classes and geographic regions. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:02:16 EST StayAPT Suites Introduces a New Hotel Concept Offering an Unprecedented Experience Not Yet Seen in Long-Term Lodging stayAPT Suites New Hotel Provides Space and Layout to Give Guests a Residential Feel Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:54:13 EST Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar Names Katie Borger New Vice President of Marketing Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar (Boston's) has named nine-year pizza industry veteran, Katie Borger, as the brand's Vice President of Marketing. As the Boston's gears up for momentous development and growth, Borger will play a vital role in driving the brand to the forefront of the casual dining space. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:44:09 EST