Wyndham Worldwide News

Wyndham Worldwide to acquire La Quinta for $1.95bn

Wyndham Worldwide to acquire La Quinta for $1.95bn

18 January 2018 Hotel News

Wyndham Worldwide will acquire La Quinta’s hotel franchise and hotel management businesses for $1.95 billion in cash. Under the terms of the agreement, stockholders of La Quinta will receive $8.40 per share in cash (approximately $1 billion in aggregate), and Wyndham Worldwide will repay approximately $715 million of La Quinta debt.

Wyndham expands presence in Jeju, South Korea

Wyndham expands presence in Jeju, South Korea

22 August 2017 Hotel News

Wyndham Hotel Group has opened two new hotels on the popular tourist island of Jeju, further expanding two of its globally recognised brands in South Korea as it caters to the growth in domestic travel to the island.

Wyndham Garden Phu Quoc, Vietnam, to open in 2020

Wyndham Garden Phu Quoc, Vietnam, to open in 2020

7 August 2017 Hotel News

Wyndham Hotel Group has announced the signing of a new Wyndham Garden branded resort slated for development on the island of Phu Quoc, Vietnam. The Wyndham Garden Phu Quoc is scheduled for completion in 2020 and adds to the hospitality giant’s growing portfolio in Vietnam, which includes the newly-opened Wyndham Legend Halong Bay and the 3,200-key Wyndham Soleil Danang due to open in 2018.

RCI acquires London-based Love Home Swap

RCI acquires London-based Love Home Swap

Wyndham Worldwide-owned RCI has acquired London-based Love Home Swap, one of the world’s largest home exchange programs. Through the acquisition, RCI adds a company that complements its existing business, broadens its appeal to a new base of holidaymakers and strengthens its position as a leader within the global alternative holiday accommodation sector. 

Wyndham Grand brand debuts in Latinn America

Wyndham Grand brand debuts in Latinn America

30 April 2017 Hotel News

Wyndham Hotel Group has opened its first Wyndham Grand properties in South America, stepping up its presence in Latin America and the Caribbean to 200 hotels. With the debut of its upper-upscale Wyndham Grand brand in Asunción, Paraguay, and Montevideo, Uruguay, ten of the company’s 18 brands operate in 11 countries across the continent.