Alaska Airlines Welcomes Delta Hotels as Newest Mileage Plan Partner

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 5, 2002–Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can now earn frequent flyer miles as they sleep at Canada's largest first-class hotel group. A new frequent flyer partnership with Delta Hotels allows Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members to earn 500 miles for each qualifying stay. To celebrate the new partnership, members can earn Double Mileage … Read moreAlaska Airlines Welcomes Delta Hotels as Newest Mileage Plan Partner

RFS Announces Corrected 2001 Dividend Allocation

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 10, 2002–RFS Hotel Investors (NYSE: RFS), a hotel real estate investment trust with a portfolio of 58 hotels, announced today that the company's characterization of 2001 dividends on its common shares for income tax reporting purposes has been corrected as follows: Paid Dividends Ordinary Return of Dates Per share Income Capital — … Read moreRFS Announces Corrected 2001 Dividend Allocation

Hampton® Announces Hotel Conversion of the Year

MEMPHIS, Tenn., February 21, 2002 – Hampton®, the national brand of mid-priced Hampton Inn* and Hampton Inn & Suites* hotels, has recognized the 137-room Hampton Inn & Suites-Buffalo-Downtown hotel, owned by Buffalo Lodging Associates, LLC., as the brand's national recipient of the Conversion of the Year Award. The company received the award during the Hilton … Read moreHampton® Announces Hotel Conversion of the Year

Wyndham Extends Its ByRequest Program to Luxury Properties, Taking Personalized Service to a New Level

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 26, 2002– Wyndham Luxury Resort Guests Receive the Benefits of a Personalized Guest Room, Free Long Distance Phone Calls and More As part of its ongoing effort to enhance the hotel guest experience, Wyndham International (NYSE:WYN) recently expanded its one-of-a-kind guest recognition program, Wyndham ByRequest(SM), to include six Wyndham Luxury Resorts. Now, when … Read moreWyndham Extends Its ByRequest Program to Luxury Properties, Taking Personalized Service to a New Level

Ramada Hotels in Florida Launch State Travel Web Site

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (May 30, 2002) – Ramada Franchise Systems Inc. today announced the launch of a new Web site, www.floridaramada.com, which features detailed information on regional attractions, area hotels, discounts and fun tips for travelers to the state of Florida. The site divides the Sunshine State into four regions and provides insightful travel opportunities of … Read moreRamada Hotels in Florida Launch State Travel Web Site

Boykin Lodging Company s 2001 Fourth-Quarter Financial Results Exceed Analyst Expectations

CLEVELAND, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Boykin Lodging Company (NYSE: BOY), a hotel real estate investment trust, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2001. The 2001 fourth quarter FFO (funds from operations) of $3.6 million, or $0.20 per share exceeded analysts' expectations, although these results were significantly lower … Read moreBoykin Lodging Company s 2001 Fourth-Quarter Financial Results Exceed Analyst Expectations

Inter-Continental Hotels and Resorts Introduces 15% Commission Offer to Agency Corsortias, Agency Service Providers and BTA's

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 5, 2000– Bass Hotels & Resorts (LON:BAS) (NYSE:BAS) (ADR) today announced that it will pay a 15% commission to agency consortia, agency service providers and BTA's who book travel at any Inter-Continental Hotel and Resort in Central and South America, from January 1 through June 30, 2001. We see this initiative as an … Read moreInter-Continental Hotels and Resorts Introduces 15% Commission Offer to Agency Corsortias, Agency Service Providers and BTA's

Latest Accolades for Four Seasons Confirm Standing as Leading Luxury Hotel Company

TORONTO, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ — It's a three-peat. Four Seasons received more Five-Star awards by the ExxonMobil Travel Guide than any other hotel company in the world. For the third year in a row, five Four Seasons properties won this distinctive honor. The winners are Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach, Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta, Four … Read moreLatest Accolades for Four Seasons Confirm Standing as Leading Luxury Hotel Company

Crestline Announces the Sale of the Baltimore Inner Harbor Courtyard

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ — Crestline Capital Corporation (NYSE: CLJ) announced that it has sold its 205-room Baltimore Inner Harbor Courtyard to RLJ Development LLC, a Bethesda-based hotel company for $26 million. Crestline Hotels & Resorts, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Crestline Capital Corporation, will continue to manage the hotel under a long-term management contract. … Read moreCrestline Announces the Sale of the Baltimore Inner Harbor Courtyard

James Cook joins the Wi-Fi war-chalkers

Wellington’s James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, New Zealand’s first international hotel, has gone underground, scoring another first with Wi-Fi coverage, provided by CityLink’s CaféNET service, in all conference rooms and the hotel’s walk-way café, Sojourn. Hotel general manager, John Primmer, joined the ranks of the underground ‘war-chalkers’ when he put the finishing touches to a … Read moreJames Cook joins the Wi-Fi war-chalkers