Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin, the only luxury hotel in the city, to provide an exclusive lavish experience on the Li River
Hilton Hilton Worldwide has signed a Management Agreement with High for Touristic Projects for the new-build Hilton Heliopolis in Egypt’s capital Cairo, scheduled to open in 2014.
Mega cities offer the perfect all-in-one travel experience! With populations of more than 10 million – some larger than actual countries – mega cities are an urban tourist’s dream. Design Hotels has taken its pick of three of the most thrilling in the world – Mexico City, New Delhi and Tokyo – and presents one member hotel in each to experience the best of city life.
Tune Hotels.com, part of the Tune Group, the private investment group of Tony Fernandes, founder and Group CEO of low cost airline AirAsia and Team Principal of the Lotus F1 Racing team, has entered into a strategic partnership with London-based Queensway Group Limited to invest in, develop and operate 15 Tune Hotels.com hotels across Greater London by 2017.
Carlson Hotels today announced at its Global Business Conference that Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM), which offers caring, comfortable hospitality with a touch of home, has achieved the 500 hotel mark with its soon to open property in College Station, Texas. Building on this milestone, Carlson’s mid-market brand plans to add another 250 hotels globally by 2015 as part of Carlson’s Ambition 2015 strategy.
A special introductory promotion is celebrating the opening of ‘penthouse hotel’ Raffles Tianjin in China’s future northern financial hub, Tianjin.The luxury hotel is opening for guests on March 18 atop Tianjin Centre, in the heart of the city’s business and financial district.
A new landmark is set to open in mid-2010 on Macau’s waterfront, representing the next era in elegant and sophisticated hotel accommodation. The new, luxurious Mandarin Oriental, Macau blends stylish, chic modernity with subtle inspirations from the territory’s European heritage, to create a premier property on the Macau Peninsula.
Hilton Worldwide has announced that it has signed a multi-year management agreement with Consorcio Hotelero S.A. de C.V. for a Doubletree by Hilton full-service hotel in Mexico. Construction of the Doubletree by Hilton, Merida is expected to begin this month with a scheduled completion in March 2011.
On the March 3rd, Air China opened a new premium lounge meeting Star Alliance standards at the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. This is another important initiative jointly taken by Air China and Baiyun Airport to improve premium services and offer more convenience to the customers at the airport.
Embassy Suites Hotels today announced the opening of the Embassy Suites Savannah-Airport, the first full service hotel off the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) exit 104.
Best Western The brand-new, non-smoking hotel offers 136 guest rooms.
Yotel will launch its brand in the United States with a New York City property featuring 669 stylish cabins. Yotel, Times Square, will be the brand’s first opening outside of its current international airport locations and the largest hotel opening in New York in 2011.