Budget Hotels News

Travelodge marches on with UK expansion

Travelodge marches on with UK expansion

17th Nov 2009 Hotel News

Travelodge is continuing its UK expansion with by announcing three new budget hotels in Manchester and Edinburgh, as part of a £50 million programme that includes a total of ten new properties.

Europe turns to budget hotels for premium experience at lower cost

Europe turns to budget hotels for premium experience at lower cost

17th Sep 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Samsung Electronics Europe, the leader in flat panel televisions, has today announced the findings of a new research project looking at consumer spending habits in hotels across Europe.  The research examines the factors that matter most to guests when booking a hotel room and demonstrates that the recession has led to a renewed focus on quality of experience as well as cost – making Europe’s budget hotels ideally placed to prosper during the downturn.

Euro travellers opt for budget hotels

Euro travellers opt for budget hotels

16th Sep 2009 Hotel News

European travellers are shunning five-star hotels for budget properties, according to a new survey. Almost 40% of those polled said they were becoming “less convinced” about the added value of premium properties. And 29% said they considered staying in a budget hotel to be “a great experience”.