Hotel News

Sheraton Adelaide hotel opens 2019

Starwood continues to expand its South Australian footprint with the opening of the Sheraton Adelaide hotel in mid-2019 to foll...

Chris Chamberlin |

Hilton, Starwood hacked: are you at risk?

Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts are the latest companies to face cyber attacks with hackers obtaining sensitiv...

Chris Chamberlin |

New Westin Brisbane hotel opens 2018

Starwood’s Westin brand will mark its Brisbane debut in 2018 with the opening of the all-new Westin Brisbane hotel. Situ...

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Marriott buys Starwood for A$17 billion

Marriott will take control of competitor Starwood Hotels & Resorts in a US$12.2 billion deal which will create the world's ...

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Courtyard Shin-Osaka Station hotel opens

Business travellers to Osaka, Japan now have even more choice with where they stay thanks to the opening of the Courtyard by Ma...

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Vibe Hotel Canberra Airport opens next week

The new Vibe Hotel Canberra Airport prepares to open its doors to travellers next week with the first guests checking-in from N...

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Hyatt Gold Passport: the unofficial guide

Hyatt Gold Passport (HGP) delivers what you’d expect of any decent hotel loyalty program – being free space-availab...

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Hilton London Bankside hotel opens

Now part of Hilton’s worldwide portfolio, the Hilton London Bankside hotel welcomes travellers bound for the UK’s c...

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Hilton expands Canopy: 8 new hotels

Hilton’s upcoming Canopy brand continues to boost its future footprint in the United States with the signing of eight new...

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Hilton Tokyo Odaiba hotel opens its doors

Hilton continues to bolster its portfolio in the all-important Japan market with the opening of the 453-room Hilton Tokyo Odaib...

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Swissôtel Sydney hotel gets a facelift

Swissôtel Sydney now boasts 14 new Signature Skyline rooms and suites, along with a revitalised Spa & Sport relaxatio...

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Aloft NYC Manhattan Downtown hotel opens

Starwood continues to grow its funky Aloft brand with the opening of the Aloft Manhattan Downtown: Financial District hotel in ...

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New IHG Hotel Indigo Berlin hotel

The InterContinental Hotels Group continues to grow its presence in Germany with the signing of a new-build property in the Hot...

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Refurbs for Pan Pac, Parkroyal hotels

The Pan Pacific Perth and Parkroyal Parramatta, Sydney hotels are taking on new appearances as part of a $49 million refurbishm...

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Chongqing Marriott Hotel opens

Marriott Hotels counts a new city under its wing with the opening of the Chongqing Marriott Hotel, boasting 341 rooms on the 30...

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Marriott plans new Dubai Edition hotel

Marriott International will draw the curtains on a new hotel in Dubai come 2018 with the opening of a new luxury-lifestyle Edit...

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Starwood gains Tribute hotel in London

Tribute Portfolio, the new ‘independent’ brand of Starwood Hotels & Resorts makes its European debut this week ...

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Your guide to GHA's Discovery scheme

While most hotel loyalty programs offer points to travellers, GHA's Discovery scheme favours 'local experiences' instead, with ...

Chris Chamberlin |