Hotel News

Hilton sees profits rise in second quarter

Hilton sees profits rise in second quarter

Hilton Worldwide has reported adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2017 of $519 million, an increase of ten per cent on the figure for the second quarter of 2016. Diluted earnings per share at the hotel giant from continuing operations for the period stood at $0.51.

Swissôtel heads into UAE with Al Ghurair deal

Swissôtel heads into UAE with Al Ghurair deal

AccorHotels has announced the signing of an agreement with Al Ghurair, one of the Middle East’s leading family businesses, for the rebrand of a landmark property consisting of 428 rooms and 192 apartments located at Al Ghurair Centre Complex.

Palimaru takes up hotel manager role with Rosewood London

Palimaru takes up hotel manager role with Rosewood London

Rosewood London has confirmed the appointment of Remus Palimaru as hotel manager. In his new role, Palimaru will report directly to managing director, Michael Bonsor, overseeing all hotel operations from its 262 rooms and 44 suites, to Scarfe’s Bar, The Mirror Room, Holborn Dining Room and Sense Spa.

Butz takes over leadership of The Confidante, Miami

Butz takes over leadership of The Confidante, Miami

Keith Butz has been appointed general manager of The Confidante Miami Beach, effective immediately. In his new position, he oversees the day-to-day operations at one of Miami Beach’s most playful, yet sophisticated hotels.

Matild Palace takes Luxury Collection into Hungary

Matild Palace takes Luxury Collection into Hungary

Özyer Group has announced the signing of an agreement with Marriott International to launch the acclaimed Luxury Collection brand in Hungary with Matild Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel. Slated to open in early 2019 as the first Luxury Collection property in Hungary, this landmark hotel will occupy the beautiful Matild Place, a palatial neo-baroque building on the gateway to the Elisabeth Bridge over the Danube.

Khyber brings Indian flavours to Dukes Dubai

Khyber brings Indian flavours to Dukes Dubai

Dukes Dubai has welcomed the award winning Indian restaurant and celebrity favourite, Khyber, to its outstanding collection of restaurants. The first venue to open under the Khyber name outside of its native Mumbai, the restaurant is situated on the 15th floor of the recently opened Dukes Dubai, where guests are transported to a five-star Indian hideaway boasting a 180-degree view that takes in Burj Al Arab and the Dubai Marina skyline.

Autograph Collection welcomes Hotel Telegraaf to Tallinn, Estonia

Autograph Collection welcomes Hotel Telegraaf to Tallinn, Estonia

Autograph Collection Hotels has revealed the opening of its first hotel in Estonia with the debut of Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn’s historic centre. Situated at the heart of the city on the ancient and distinguished Vene Street, the hotel is housed in one of Tallinn’s grandest buildings.

NH Hotel Group unveils plans for new Frankfurt property

NH Hotel Group unveils plans for new Frankfurt property

NH Hotel Group has announced plans to open a new nhow hotel, its trendy lifestyle brand, at Messe Frankfurt in the city’s flourishing Europaviertel. At the beginning of 2021, the nhow Frankfurt will open in the One office and hotel skyscraper complex being developed by CA Immo.