Wyndham Grand Bay Hotel Isla Navidad Honored With AAA Four-diamond Designation

ISLA NAVIDAD, Colima–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 22, 2002–One of Mexico's most luxurious resort destinations, the Wyndham Grand Bay Hotel Isla Navidad, has again received the coveted Four-Diamond Award from the American Automobile Association (AAA). The prestigious designation was bestowed upon three percent of 28,000 hotels rated by AAA in 2002. The AAA rates lodging establishments and restaurants … Read more

Ancient Mayan Rituals Provide Inspiration for New Spa at JW Marriott Cancun

CANCUN, Mexico, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ — The JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa recently unveiled the pride of the resort — a 35,000 square foot, three-level spa, now the largest spa in Latin America. The Spa opened this month incorporating Mayan-inspired treatments and raw materials from the region including fresh fruit, stone and crystal, incense, … Read more

Wingate Inn(R) Hotel Chain Tops Competitors in Satisfaction

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 26 Positive consumer feedback has once again helped Wingate Inn hotels outperform their mid-market competitors in satisfaction, service and value ratings for mid-year 2001, according to a recent report by D.K. Shifflet & Associates, a leading travel and tourism research and consulting firm. According to the report, 80 percent of all Wingate … Read more

Marriott Rewards and Visa Team Up to Offer Double Points

LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, D.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 13, 2001–Marriott International, Inc. (MAR/NYSE) and Visa will offer double points and double night credit toward special elite status and benefits for Visa cardholders and Marriott Rewards members, October 15, 2001 through March 31, 2002. Starting with the second hotel stay paid for with a Visa card during this period, Marriott … Read more

CNL Hospitality Properties, Inc. Acquires Six Hotels Including First Hyatt

Feb 27, 2003 12:34 ET

CNL Hospitality Properties, Inc. Acquires Six Hotels Including First Hyatt

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ — CNL Hospitality Properties, Inc. (“CNL”) has announced that the partnership it formed with Hilton Hotels Corporation in December 2002 has acquired five additional hotels: three Embassy Suites, one each in Orlando, Florida; Arlington, Virginia and Santa Clara, California, the Doubletree Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia and the Hilton Rye Town in Rye Brook, New York.

Richfield’s Portfolio Strong, Growing; Signs Second Contract In October

Hill House Inn of Mendocino in California signs Richfield after witnessing improved performance results at sister property; Inn formerly used as backdrop for TV Series, Murder She Wrote Denver, Colo. – October 21, 2002 – Richfield, a SWAN solution that has been providing practical, profitable hotel management services for more than 30 years, was awarded … Read more

Cairns’ Landmark Pier Market Place And Radisson Plaza Hotel Is Up For Sale

Sydney, August 30, 2002 – Walter Construction Group have exclusively appointed Jones Lang LaSalle and Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels to formally offer for sale the landmark Pier Market Place and Radisson Plaza Hotel, Cairns’ premier waterfront leisure, entertainment and retail complex. Covering a massive area of approximately 1.5 hectares, the site features absolute water frontage … Read more