Larkspur Hospitality Company Chairman Finds Hotel Values Remaining High Even In Current Environment

LARKSPUR HOSPITALITY COMPANY CHAIRMAN FINDS HOTEL VALUES REMAINING HIGH EVEN IN CURRENT ENVIRONMENT: Expertise in the hotel category or market seen as key to successful acquisitions or management agreements The current operating environment means challenging days and dismal results for many hotels, but Larkspur Hospitality Company's Chairman and CEO Karl Hoagland, who is looking to … Read moreLarkspur Hospitality Company Chairman Finds Hotel Values Remaining High Even In Current Environment

LaSalle Hotel Properties Announces Public Offering of $87.0 Million 10-1/4% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares

BETHESDA, Md., Mar. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) today announced the public offering of $87.0 million Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (Preferred Shares), with a fixed distribution rate of 10.25% per year. The offering is expected to close on March 6, 2002. The Preferred Shares will be redeemable at a price … Read moreLaSalle Hotel Properties Announces Public Offering of $87.0 Million 10-1/4% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares

The Saint Paul Hotel Maintains Four Star, Four Diamond Distinction

ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 4, 2002–The Saint Paul Hotel was recently awarded a Four Star rating from Mobil Travel Guide, complementing the Four Diamond rating it received from AAA last fall. The Saint Paul Hotel continues to be the only Minnesota property, which has received both distinctions, making it the state's highest rated hotel for … Read moreThe Saint Paul Hotel Maintains Four Star, Four Diamond Distinction

FEATURE: Hospitality eBusiness: The future

As the hospitality industry continues to embrace electronic forms of doing business, from the way rooms inventory is distributed to the online purchasing of goods and services, tradition-bound attitudes are changing in this sector as rapidly as the technological enhancements that mold them. The context for eBusiness in hospitality is a challenging one but the future … Read moreFEATURE: Hospitality eBusiness: The future

IH&RA Offers A Show of Spirit in New York!

IH&RA 39th Annual Congress to be held in New York November 8-11, 2002 Co-Located with the International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show Paris, France August 19, 2002…The International Hotel & Restaurant Association's 39th Annual Congress will take place November 8-11, 2002, in New York City alongside the 87th Annual International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show (IH/M&RS) whose … Read moreIH&RA Offers A Show of Spirit in New York!

Priceline.com Introduces Enhanced Hotel Service With New Best-Price Guarantee

NORWALK, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 7, 2002–Priceline.com(R) (Nasdaq: PCLN) today announced the launch of its enhanced Name Your Own Price(sm) global hotel service with a number of new features requested by customers, including priceline.com's first Best-Price Guarantee. Priceline.com's hotel re-launch will be supported by a national radio ad campaign, featuring William Shatner, which starts today. Our customers … Read morePriceline.com Introduces Enhanced Hotel Service With New Best-Price Guarantee

Accor to Trump Rivals in the Middle East with its Budget Brands

May 29, 2001 – HVS International Accor has announced plans to boost its Middle East portfolio to eight per cent of its hotel interests by 2003. In Dubai, Accor plans to open two hotels at the Convention Center at the Dubai World Trade Centre Complex. One hotel will trade as a Novotel, comprising 400 bedrooms, … Read moreAccor to Trump Rivals in the Middle East with its Budget Brands

German Funds To Become Pan-European Hotel Investors?

Frankfurt, 17th December 2001 — German institutional investors have the potential to become a truly pan-European investment force, according to a new report released by Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels. According to the research, German open and closed-ended funds currently have approximately €10.8 billion to invest into European real estate. “Given the existing average asset allocations, … Read moreGerman Funds To Become Pan-European Hotel Investors?