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Hilton to open first net-zero hotel in the US this spring
Hotel Marcel New Haven, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, will soon make history as what is believed will be the first net-zero hotel in the United States. The revolutionary property will utilise renewable solar power sources on site to generate the electricity needed for its common areas, restaurant, laundry, meeting rooms, 165 guest rooms and suites.
COMO Cocoa Island Launches Kitesurfing Retreat with Two-Time World Champion, Youri Zoon
Power up your kitesurfing ability this summer under the expert guidance of two-time world champion, Youri Zoon, during a week-long retreat at COMO Cocoa Island, the Maldives’ understated all-villa private island resort.
Legendary Regent Hotels & Resorts brand debuts in Vietnam on Phu Quoc Island
IHG Hotels & Resorts debuts its first resort in South East Asia under its upper luxury brand, Regent Hotels & Resorts, with the opening of Regent Phu Quoc. Located off the southwest coast of Vietnam alongside a UNESCO-designated World Biosphere Reserve.
IHCL announces a Taj Hotel and branded residences in Chennai
Indian Hotels Company, India’s largest hospitality company, today announced the signing of another Taj hotel in Chennai. The new development under management contract will feature branded residences as part of the hotel complex.
WTTC unveils key trends driving city tourism
City and tourism leaders should prioritise strategies to maximise the benefits for their cities and create balance as great places to live, according to a new ‘Destination 2030’ report from the WTTC, released duing its Global Summit 2022 in Manila, Philippines.
Sandals unveils expansion plans for two St. Lucia resorts
Sandals is planning expansion and upgrades at two of its St. Lucia resorts, Sandals Regency La Toc and Sandals Halcyon Beach.
Romantic dreams come true with exquisite weddings at The Peninsula Hong Kong
For a betrothed couple’s most important day, every detail of their wedding – from the venue and ceremony to the reception menus and floral arrangements – should be perfect.
Farnek to launch ‘Trendz’ hotel management at ATM
Farnek is to launch ‘Trendz’ a new standalone hotel management company, at Arabian Travel Market, which takes place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on 9-12 May 2022.
Envoy enters hospitality market with Tesla launch
Envoy Technologies has announced its entry into the hospitality market with the launch of a Tesla Model Y at the Mondrian South Beach. This revolutionary service will allow hotel guests to enjoy freedom of movement without the hassle and expense of traditional car rental services.
Okada Manila welcomes international travellers as Philippines tourism reopens
Okada Manila, one of Asia’s largest integrated resorts, has ramped up its operations, including reopening most of its iconic attractions, following the easing of travel restrictions to the Philippines. The resort is hosting this week's WTTC Global Summit 2022’s Reception Dinner, featuring the global leaders of the travel, tourism and hospitality sectors.
IHG raises its sustainability credentials
IHG has emphasised its efforts to tackle climate change as the group continues to roll out Journey to Tomorrow – a 10-year responsible business plan to care for the planet, people, and communities.
Conrad Hotels & Resorts debuts in Sardinia
Conrad Chia Laguna Sardinia will provide an exclusive oasis on the picturesque Sardinian coastline, marking the luxury brand's first property in Italy.