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Wed, 01 Apr 2015 23:14:37 +0200

Creating Your Property Road Map
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Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:45:04 GMT

Interstate Hotels & Resorts Signs 18 Hotels To United Kingdom Portfolio
Interstate Hotels & Resorts – the leading global hotel management company – today announced the signing of 18 management agreements for ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:56:06 GMT

As Part Of New Campaign, Hyatt Place Survey Uncovers Travelers’ Quirks
Hyatt Place, the perfect place for today’s traveler combining style, innovation and 24/7 convenience, today announces the results of its online ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:55:12 GMT

IHG Signs New Crowne Plaza® Hotel In Midtown New York City
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the signing of a 251-room Crowne Plaza® hotel in ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:54:11 GMT

Meliá Nassau Beach Announces Exclusive Fitness Retreat With Sweet + Thrasher
Today, Meliá Nassau Beach, part of Meliá Hotels & Resorts, announced its partnership with leading New York City Pilates and fitness ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:52:52 GMT

IHG Introduces The Candlewood Suites® Brand To Mexico
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announces plans to bring the Candlewood Suites® brand to ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:51:57 GMT

Saint Lucia’s Rendezvous Announces $12.5 Million Renovation
Saint Lucia’s Rendezvous Announces $12.5 Million RenovationRendezvous, an idyllic and intimate Caribbean hideaway designed exclusively for couples, announces a $12.5 million renovation that unveils significant interior design ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:50:50 GMT

HEI assumes management of The Royal Palm Miami South Beach
HEI assumes management of The Royal Palm Miami South BeachHEI Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the recent addition of The Royal Palm – Miami South Beach to its ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:50:07 GMT

Best Western Copper Hills Inn Joins World’s Biggest Hotel Family
Best Western International announces the opening of the BEST WESTERN Copper Hills Inn, located at 1565 E South Street. Owned by ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:49:02 GMT

Searsucker Las Vegas At Caesars Palace Is Now Open
Searsucker Las Vegas At Caesars Palace Is Now OpenSearsucker Las Vegas is pleased to announce that the Las Vegas incarnation of the social dining restaurant is now open to ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:44:29 GMT

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Wed, 01 Apr 2015 23:14:38 +0200

Grand Opening of W Hoboken
New York-born W Hotels Strengthens its Hometown Presence with the Opening of W Hoboken and The Residences at W Hoboken, an Iconic Riverfront Destination Designed by Gwathmey Siegel

Thu, 23 Apr 2009 19:09:01 EST

Carlson Hotels Worldwide Signs 23 New Properties in the First Quarter Of 2009
Carlson Hotels Worldwide today announced that it has signed franchise or management agreements for 23 new properties in the first quarter of 2009. The new hotels and resorts span 14 countries, including 10 Radisson and Radisson Blu properties, six Country Inns & Suites By Carlson properties, and seven Park Inn locations.

Thu, 23 Apr 2009 19:07:12 EST

February 2009 Canadian Lodging Outlook
Published in conjunction with STR (Smith Travel Research) and endorsed by the Hotel Association of Canada. This publication summarizes occupancy and average room rates from major cities in Canada.

Thu, 23 Apr 2009 19:02:34 EST

Willard InterContinental Washington D.C. Chief Concierge Robert Watson appointed President of Les Clefs d'Or International
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts announces the appointment of Robert Watson, Chief Concierge of Willard InterContinental Washington D.C., as International President of Les Clefs d'Or International, the professional society of hotel concierges.

Thu, 23 Apr 2009 19:01:08 EST

Canadian Occupancy, ADR, RevPAR - Week Ending April 18, 2009
Published in conjunction with STR (Smith Travel Research) and endorsed by the Hotel Association of Canada. This publication summarizes weekly occupancy and average room rates from major cities in Canada.

Thu, 23 Apr 2009 18:57:03 EST


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Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:58:35 +0200

City Edge Apartment Hotels, Luxurious Accommodation Solution, Now Offers Melbourne Budget Accommodations

Melbourne, VIC -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/30/2015 -- Intending to provide travellers with world-class accommodation facilities, City Edge apartment Hotels, a provider of luxurious accommodation solutions, is now offering Melbourne budget accommodations. For travellers who are leisure-conscious and are also business travellers, this hotel is their perfect solution. Australia is the hub of all sorts of cultural and sporting events that a number of tourists from all around the world come to enjoy. Based in the central location of the city, City Edge Apartments Hotels is close to all the main spots. The services and a stay at this hotel are guaranteed to be satisfactory, giving tourists a great opportunity to save a good amount of money.

This Melbourne accommodation has flexible apartment services within walking distance to bars, shopping areas, clubs, theatres, live music and night life. This is the perfect option for those looking for adventure, excitement and an affordable stay. Melbourne's cheap accommodation is quite comfortable with efficient and professional servicing. Their services consist of a great living area, self-service laundry, linen and towels.

Talking more about this hotel, one of the representatives of City Edge Apartment Hotels stated, "Not only is Melbourne the world's most liveable city, it's also Australia's sporting capital playing host to the Australian Open Tennis, the Australian F1 Grand Prix, the Melbourne Cup Carnival and every other week, attracting hordes of AFL, soccer, NRL and cricket fans to the iconic MCG, Etihad Stadium and AAMI Park. City Edge Apartment Hotels are conveniently located close to Melbourne's sporting events and stadiums and are the smart choice for sporting fans."

About the City Edge Apartment Hotels
City Edge is well-known for their budget accommodation in Melbourne. They are into the business of apartment hotels and provide serviced apartment accommodation for rent for the informed traveller at reasonable prices. The company claims to provide the best rental accommodation deals in Melbourne and has been serving its customers for over two decades. It is known for its friendly, reliable, and efficient apartment accommodation solutions. It provides the apartments for both short and medium term stays.

For more information, please visit: https://www.cityedge.com.au

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/city-edge-apartment-hotels-luxurious-accommodation-solution-now-offers-melbourne-budget-accommodations-589372.htm

Media Relations Contact

City Edge Apartment Hotels
City Edge Apartment Hotels
Telephone: +613 9005 0800
Email: Click to Email City Edge Apartment Hotels
Web: https://www.cityedge.com.au

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:00:00 -0500

The Vines Celebrating Easter with Special "Pay 3, Stay 4" Offer on Luxury Accommodation

The Vines Resort & Country Club is offering discounts on luxury accommodation this Easter. The resort has assured fully equipped accommodations, magnificent golf courses, sports facilities, spa, swimming pool & great dining.

Perth, WA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/30/2015 -- Great news for those planning a grand holiday this Easter weekend, The Vines Resort & Country Club is celebrating Easter Long Weekend with special "Pay 3, Stay 4" offer on luxury accommodation.

A name of big repute across Australian hospitality sector, The Vines has been operating since 1989. Located amidst picturesque Swan Valley, the luxury resort greets guests with 103 resort rooms, 54 condominiums & magnificent golf courses.

"We are glad to announce that we are celebrating the 2015 Easter weekend with our special Pay 3, Stay 4 facility on our luxury swan valley accommodation. Enjoy 4 great nights in our hotel rooms & pay for just 3 nights," stated the media official from The Vines.

The leading Swan Valley resort is designed with fully equipped rooms ranging from Executive Suites to Deluxe Spa Suites to Resort Style. All the rooms carry open courtyards or individual balconies overlooking 18-hole championship Perth golf courses, Resort Vineyard or Darling Ranges.

The resort services include in-room safes, laundry service, 24 hours porterage & reception, wake-up calls, room service, currency exchange, parking, baby-sitting, Wi-Fi, wheelchair access & currency exchange. There are squash courts, tennis courts, gymnasium, swimming pool & outdoor heated spa facilities.

"We have also come up with sumptuous delicacies for your Easter getaway including a seafood lunch/dinner platter at our Vines Cafe that would come at just 75 AUD for two. Besides, we have arranged for buffet breakfast at Muscats Restaurant accompanied by special Easter chocolate eggs. You will also love our afternoon treat with Easter Eggs at Vines Cafe and our roasted carvery buffet at Muscats would be a sure delight for Easter Sunday dinner."

About The Vines Resort & Country Club
The Vines Resort & Country Club is a leading Swan Valley luxury resort with fully equipped resort rooms, condominiums, dining facilities & championship golf courses.

For more, go to http://www.vines.com.au/

Contact Name: Carly Odgers
Verdelho Drive
Western Australia - 6069
Phone Number: 08 9297 3000

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/release-589315.htm

Media Relations Contact

Carly Odgers
The Vines Resort and Country Club
Telephone: 08 9297 3000
Email: Click to Email Carly Odgers
Web: https://www.vines.com.au/

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:40:40 -0500

Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts Announces April Rental Availabilities at Bradenton Beach Club Property

Holmes Beach, FL -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/27/2015 -- As families and groups of friends across the country yearn to get away from work or school, Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts is excited to announce they have rental availabilities throughout April at their Bradenton Beach Club property. Guests who reserve a vacation to the Bradenton Beach Club will be treated to a week of luxury with a property that overlooks the Gulf of Mexico. With three bedrooms, the property will sleep up to six guests comfortably, and it can be rented for the low weekly price of $3,495.

Those who spend their next vacation on the island will be treated to numerous activities and experiences that provide a unique escape destination. The Anna Maria beachfront rentals provide a home away from home, and guests can open the gate of the property and immediately feel the white sand between their toes. Revel in the amenities of the property, including a heated pool on the ocean side of the property, a screened-in balcony, elegant furnishings, elevator, an oasis theme and open floor plans.

There is no more relaxing destination, offering a number of amenities right outside the property. From fishing to kayaking to golf and shopping, there is entertainment for all members of the group. When looking to venture off the island, there are additional entertainment options just a short drive away. When traveling with kids, spend a day at the theme parks of Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, or Busch Gardens. Or, when vacationing with friends, experience the nightlife in the Ybor City section of Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg.

With over 360 days of sunshine each year and Gulf temperatures that average over 80 degrees throughout the year, Anna Maria Island has been recognized across the globe as a top vacation destination by The Readers' Choice Awards. Watch the magnificent sunsets from the balcony at Bradenton Beach Club, and relax throughout a stay at the Anna Maria Island beachfront rentals. Plan a trip directly from the website and select dates in April or over the summer that fit a particular schedule.

About Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts
Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts is an upscale beach property rental company located on Anna Maria Island off the coast of Florida. They strive to offer the best possible accommodations for visitors to Florida who won't settle for good enough. The setting provides a relaxing alternative to other areas of Florida that have become crowded and overrun by tourists. Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts takes reservations year-round, so call today.

For more information, visit http://www.annamariabeachfronts.com

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/release-589118.htm

Media Relations Contact

Ryan Clutter
Email: Click to Email Ryan Clutter
Web: https://www.annamariabeachfronts.com

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:17:08 -0500

Room Sweet Room Launches New Website to Help People Find Their Ideal Room in London

Room Sweet Room is a new website designed to help people find the very best rooms available throughout all the hottest regions of London, on a rolling short term basis.

London, UK -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/27/2015 -- Home sweet home is how the saying goes, but affording a home in London is now the preserve of the super-rich. As such, one pair of entrepreneurs have seen fit to repurpose the phrase as 'Room Sweet Room' for their latest venture, offering rooms available to rent for long and short periods. They put their emphasis on the sweetness of the rooms they list, all beautifully designed and fitted with the very best amenities, to ensure each provides the perfect nesting space for a city hideaway. They have just launched their website to help them promote their rooms online.

Every listing is thoroughly comprehensive, with high quality imagery of the room in question, and a detailed breakdown of its features. This includes the price per week and per month, the deposit and agency fee, together with the status of included wifi, cleaning, bills and amenities. It even gives a guide to the nearest transport links.

The site shows up front what the minimum rental period is, usually around two months, and a Google Maps location. With easy and secure payment options through Room Sweet Room, individuals can secure beautifully designed spaces to spend their time in London in luxury.

A spokesperson for Room Sweet Room explained, "The website features a 'related rooms' footer on every listing so people can see the competing offers, as well as a featured room in the sidebar which shows one of our best deals currently available. We aim to ensure flexibility, great location and the highest quality in all the rooms we list on the site. With information on short term stays, holiday stays and long term stays, we can provide rooms for any purpose, for as long as our clients need them. Our site also includes ample information for Landlords, who benefit from listing with a premium agent offering peerless property management services."

About Room Sweet Room
Room Sweet Room was founded in 2012 by two young and dynamic entrepreneurs based in London. Room Sweet Room is a remarkable concept accommodation agency that provides tenants with the perfect rooms to make the most out of their lives in London. They simultaneously offer landlords an outstanding property management solution.

For more information please visit: http://www.roomsweetroom.co.uk/

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/release-588908.htm

Media Relations Contact

Dayana Oliveri
Telephone: 203-608-7932
Email: Click to Email Dayana Oliveri
Web: http://www.roomsweetroom.co.uk/

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:04:36 -0500

Anand Systems Upgrades Their Hotel Management Software to Include New Features

Anand Systems’ popular hotel management software has been updated to include numerous new and exciting features, making the new version a must have for hotels across the globe.

Tracy, CA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/26/2015 -- Managing a hotel can be an overwhelming task without the proper tools. With so many different systems in action at any one time, even a minor slip can have a major knock on effect and chaos can quickly ensue. That's why so many hotels trust Anand Systems to provide a single, all-in-one solution. Their popular hotel management software is used by over 3,700 hotels and motels in the US and Canada alone, with more than 1,500 establishments using it overseas. The new version has just been released, and plans to become the new industry standard almost overnight.

While the hotel software still offers the most affordable price point for small, mid, upper mid, lower high end hotels and resorts, together with 24x7 customer support via phone, live chat and email, it's new features are the ones raising eyebrows.

These include a fully integrated PMS system that includes PMS, Booking Engine, Channel Manager, OTA Integration, GDS Integration, CRS Integration, Revenue Management, Credit Card processing, Hotel Reputation Management all from a single hub.

The new version also offers direct 2-way integrations with TripAdvisor TripConnect, Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Orbitz without channel manager integration with no pass-through fees, transaction fees or reservation fees. Hotels can even enable bookings through Facebook.

With fully automated sign in and digital signature capture, it offers a fully paperless check in process. Full credit card integration is also available with hotel certification to prevent chargebacks.

A spokesperson for Anand Systems explained, "With more than 120+ reports to manage all daily reporting, and language support in 21 different languages with phone, door lock, movie system and point of sale third party integration, there is quite honestly nothing this new system can't do that a hotel manager would want. The new system has been developed out a wish list created by industry leaders, and represents the ultimate one-stop shop in integrated hotel management."

About Anand Systems
Anand Systems Inc is a company that designs the best hotel and motel software available. Founded in 1998 in the United States, their software is now used in over 160 countries. The hotel software offered by Anand Systems Inc is reliable and is designed to help their customers provide the best customer service.

For more information please visit: https://www.anandsystems.com

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/release-588667.htm

Media Relations Contact

Bhavesh Vakil
Telephone: 800-431-4786
Email: Click to Email Bhavesh Vakil
Web: https://www.anandsystems.com

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:56:22 -0500


Great Hotels of the World: New Hotels

Easter break
AR Diamante Beach SPA Hotel & Convention Centre
Benidorm, Spain

Easter break
From: EUR 189.34

This luxury offer includes:
  • Stay minimum 3 nights with breakfast in a double room with your choice of half or full board* (family rooms available)
  • Fitness centre and Wifi connection free of charge
  • Tickets to visit ?TERRA MTICA? Nature and Zoo Park in Benidorm (17km from the hotel)

*Please contact the hotel for more information, half board and full board options available

For full detail or to book click here
Expires on: 06 April 2015

Summer Offer
Hotel Brunelleschi
Florence, Italy

Summer Offer
From: EUR 529

This luxury offer includes:
  • 2 nights
  • Buffet breakfast
  • 2 Firenzecards valid for 72 hours, which gives access to more than 30 sightseeing venues in and around Florence (local transport is also included throughout the duration of the card)
  • Welcome cocktail on arrival at the Tower Bar
  • Daily newspaper of your choice


For full detail or to book click here
Expires on: 31 December 2015

Family Offer
Forte Village - Royal Pineta
Santa Margherita Di Pula, Italy

Family Offer
From: EUR 730

This luxury offer includes:
  • 7 nights stay
  • Children's room at 50% off
  • For the entire family: bicycles for the entire stay + 1 bowling game, Late check out free of charge (until 3pm), upgrade subject to availability
  • For the parents: in-room VIP treatment on arrival + in-room tea in the evening + 1 aperitif in one of the bars + 1 entrance for two during the stay to the Thalasso Del Forte
  • For the children: 1 go-kart circuit + daily sport activities and entertainment at the resort's "Children's City"


For full detail or to book click here
Expires on: 15 June 2015

Family Offer
Vidago Palace Hotel
Porto, Portugal

Family Offer
From: EUR 350

This luxury offer includes:
  • 4 nights in 2 interconnecting rooms or Junior Suite for 4 people (bed and breakfast)
  • Golf clinic
  • 4 tickets to Pena Aventura Park
  • Bird-watching session
  • Free access to the Thermal Spa (Turkish bath, sauna, indoor/outdoor pool and gym)
  • Free parking
  • Transfer from Oporto to the hotel (may be subject to extra cost)

Credit card required at booking.

**Interconnecting rooms will be allocated at the hotel

For full detail or to book click here
Expires on: 31 May 2015

Easter Break
Principe Forte dei Marmi
Lucca, Italy

Easter Break
From: EUR 647.5

This luxury offer includes:

This package is for 2 nights and includes the following:

  • Daily continental breakfast for two served in the lovely garden view restaurant
  • Entry to the Egoista SPA with indoor pool, whirlpool jets, "emotion" showers, Finnish sauna and Turkish bath, Russian Banja, tea corner. You will also get a choice of body or face treatments for 2 people, with orange and lemon juice to hydrate and prepare the skin for sun exposure
  • Italian Easter ?Colomba? cake and Easter lunch for 2 people in our Principe Restaurant ? beverages not included
  • Wi-fi in room and public areas

10% taxes to be added

20% deposit at the time of booking not refundable

For full detail or to book click here
Expires on: 06 April 2015

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