Hotel News

The Luxury Collection: new Singapore hotel

Starwood and Marriott will bring the high-end Luxury Collection brand to Singapore next year with the opening of The Duxton Clu...

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Mantra Sydney hotel goes NY loft-style

Sydney's Mantra 2 Bond Street is sporting a fresh look, with over 120 rooms renovated in sophisticated 'New York loft' sty...

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InterContinental KL gets five-star refresh

Just in time to mark this year's 70th anniversary of the InterContinental brand, the InterContinental Kuala Lumpur has emerged ...

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Novotel takes over Surfers Paradise hotel

AccorHotels’ Novotel brand is taking over the Hotel Grand Chancellor Surfers Paradise property, being re-badged this mont...

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Le Méridien Paris completes renovations

Guests returning to the Le Méridien Etoile Paris hotel might hardly recognise it following an extensive multi-million do...

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All-new loyalty scheme for Marriott, Starwood

The ink is barely dry on the US$12 billion mega-merger of Marriott and Starwood, but it looks like the hotel colossus will be c...

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Five hotel gripes for biz travellers

Many business travellers have a genuine love-hate relationship with hotels: they love the upgrades, free breakfast and nice sur...

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Crown Towers Perth opening in Dec 2016

The new Crown Towers Perth hotel will welcome its first guests in December 2016, bringing bespoke luxury to the banks of the ci...

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Bar High Five pops up in Hong Kong

It's not like Hong Kong is short of bars – you could visit a different drinking spot every night and one year down the tr...

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New hotel credit card surcharges

Hotel chains nationwide including Accor, IHG, Rydges and Starwood are amending their credit card fees in line with the Reserve ...

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Aloft Hotels' new voice-activated rooms

Fancy turning a hotel’s room lights on before stepping out of bed, adjusting the air conditioner to the perfect temperatu...

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Conrad Xiamen hotel opens in China

Conrad Hotels and Resorts continues to expand in Greater China with the opening of the Conrad Xiamen hotel: the brand’s f...

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Just opened: Quality Hotel Ambassador Perth

Perth-bound business travellers now have even more hotel options with the opening of the Quality Hotel Ambassador Perth by Choi...

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Hilton Edinburgh: Pierre White dining

The new Hilton Edinburgh Carlton hotel is now open, welcoming guests into its 211 spacious rooms and bolstered by a flagship re...

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Citadines: two new Hong Kong hotels

Travellers to Hong Kong can now stay at two new residence-like hotels with the opening of the new Citadines Harbourview Hong Ko...

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Xi'an: Hyatt Regency hotel opens in China

Hyatt continues to expand in China with the opening of the Hyatt Regency Xi’an hotel in the Shaanxi provincial capital, w...

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Paris: new IHG boutique Kimpton hotel

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) will bring its Kimpton Hotels brand to Paris by 2020, opening a new 149-room hotel amidst t...

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New Aloft Melbourne South Yarra hotel

Starwood Hotels and Resorts will open a new Aloft-brand hotel in Melbourne’s South Yarra district by early 2019, aptly na...

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