Hotel News

Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara opens in Mexico

Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara opens in Mexico

The 257-room Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara has opened its doors in Mexico. With this hotel, the Hyatt brand is marking its return to the city of Guadalajara as part of the mixed use Andares development, a successful luxury commercial complex.

Thomas selected to head Les Clefs d’Or

Thomas selected to head Les Clefs d’Or

Simon Thomas, head concierge at The Lanesborough in London, will be appointed International president of Les Clefs d’Or on in March 2017. The ceremony will be held at the Union Internationale des Concierges d’Hôtels Les Clefs d’Or in Berlin.

Mondrian Doha set for soft launch this spring

Mondrian Doha set for soft launch this spring

sbe, a leading privately-held lifestyle hospitality company, will open its first hotel in the Middle East with the launch of Mondrian Doha, Qatar in the spring. This soft opening will set the stage for Mondrian Doha’s grand opening celebration, which follows in late September, and promises to be an outstanding showcase of the property.

Sarkozy appointed to board of AccorHotels

Sarkozy appointed to board of AccorHotels

The board of AccorHotels has unanimously co-opted Nicolas Sarkozy as an independent director. He will serve the organisation for the remainder of Moussalem Moussalem’s, with the former director having stepped down following Colony Capital’s decision to sell its shareholding in Accor.

Alila Jabal Akhdar launches Rose petal spa experience

Alila Jabal Akhdar launches Rose petal spa experience

This year guests at Alila Jabal Akhdar will be able to celebrate the rose harvest in Oman with a rose-inspired experience. Every year, from the end of March until mid-May, the rugged, rocky mountain landscape of Jabal Akhdar - the Green Mountain in Arabic - is transformed into a spectacular shade of pink.

Thouvard to lead Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand

Thouvard to lead Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand

Denis Thouvard has taken up the position of general manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand. Thouvard is French national who firstly joined Centara Hotels & Resorts team in 2009 as general manager for the opening of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket.

Clarke joins Le Royal Monceau - Raffles Paris

Clarke joins Le Royal Monceau - Raffles Paris

Le Royal Monceau - Raffles Paris has appointed Stephanie Clarke as its new director of sales and marketing. Clarke brings years of experience in top luxury hotels to her new position in the Parisian palace.