BridgeStreet Is First to Place Full Corporate Housing Inventory on GDS

WASHINGTON, D.C BridgeStreet Corporate Housing Worldwide, a leading international provider of corporate housing to business travelers, today announced that it will offer on the Global Distribution Systems (GDS), its full, North American corporate housing inventory in 18 cities, plus the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Hungary and the Czech Republic. It is the first time that … Read more BridgeStreet Is First to Place Full Corporate Housing Inventory on GDS

Extended-Stay Hotel Demand and Room Rates Grow Despite Decline in Overall Hotel Demand and Falling Rates

Extended-stay hotels posted a four percent increase in demand and a more than two percent gain in average room rates in 2001; a very strong performance in light of a 3.9 percent decrease in the demand and a 1.8 percent fall in average room rates for hotel rooms nationwide. Extended-stay hotel supply grew at five … Read more Extended-Stay Hotel Demand and Room Rates Grow Despite Decline in Overall Hotel Demand and Falling Rates

Jupiter Enterprises, Inc. to Launch Construction of China's Newest Hotel Chain for National Bluestar Corp.

Jupiter Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB: JPEN) announced today that MingHe-Han S & T Co., Ltd., Beijing, Peoples' Republic of China, has been contracted by National Bluestar Corp., one of China's leading enterprises, to build the first location of a new promising national hotel chain. The Bluestar hotel chain, launching with an eye to the 2008 Olympics, … Read more Jupiter Enterprises, Inc. to Launch Construction of China's Newest Hotel Chain for National Bluestar Corp.

THE WESTIN DIPLOMAT RESORT & SPA MAKES HER GRAND ENTRANCE JANUARY 31, 2002

HOLLYWOOD, FL, Jan. 10 — The long-anticipated opening the 1,000-room Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa is now scheduled for Jan. 31 for the hotel and Feb. 10 for an adjacent 209,000-square-foot Convention Center with a 50,000-square-foot, unobstructed Great Hall, four ballrooms and multilevel parking garage, the Hollywood, Fl., resort announced today. A formal ribbon cutting … Read more THE WESTIN DIPLOMAT RESORT & SPA MAKES HER GRAND ENTRANCE JANUARY 31, 2002

No Off-Season For Le Royal Meridien Bahrain – Further Enhancements Scheduled For Kingdom’S Beachfront Luxury Resort

(Manama, Bahrain, July 2002): While many hotels in the Middle East traditionally use the quieter sum-mer periods for renovation, often closing sections of the property, there can be few that have to juggle their refurbishments with occupancy levels of at least 75 per cent. The challenge for the engineers and house-keeping staff at the Kingdom’s … Read more No Off-Season For Le Royal Meridien Bahrain – Further Enhancements Scheduled For Kingdom’S Beachfront Luxury Resort

Humphrey Hospitality Trust Announces Sale of Hotel

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 26, 2002–Humphrey Hospitality Trust, Inc. (HUMP), a real estate investment trust (REIT) with 90 limited service hotel properties, today announced the sale of its Macomb, Illinois Super 8 hotel for $1,200,000. The Company realized a net loss of approximately $7,000, and utilized the net proceeds of $1,118,000 to pay down existing debt. … Read more Humphrey Hospitality Trust Announces Sale of Hotel

Holiday Inn Property Completes Renovation & High-Tech Upgrades in San Diego California

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ — Sunstone Hotels today announced that it has completed a $2 million renovation and high-tech upgrade of the Holiday Inn Mission Valley Stadium located at 3805 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego California. The $2 million project included the renovation and restyling of 175 guestrooms, 4,060-sq. ft. of meeting space, the … Read more Holiday Inn Property Completes Renovation & High-Tech Upgrades in San Diego California

PAN PACIFIC HOTELS AND RESORTS NAMES JOSEPH REYES AS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF SALES

(San Francisco, CA) — Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts recently announced the appointment of Joseph Reyes to the position of Regional Director of Sales in the company’s New York office, according to Vice President of Marketing and Sales Ron Drake. Reyes is responsible for handling all market segments in the entire northeast region. Most recently, … Read more PAN PACIFIC HOTELS AND RESORTS NAMES JOSEPH REYES AS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF
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Choicehotels.Com Offers Enhanced Electronic Brochures, Downloadable Travel Directory

SILVER SPRING, Md.–Jan. 23, 2003–Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH) has improved its official website, choicehotels.com, offering visitors to the site enhanced electronic brochures for more than 4,300 Choice brand hotels in the world and a downloadable travel directory designed to give travelers access to Choice Hotels' information, special programs, maps, and more — both online and offline.

Odorfreestay.Com Clicks With Travelers Seeking Smoke-Free Rooms

Green Suites International announces new and improved OdorFreeStay.com Web site that lets ecological travelers locate hotels that guarantee smoke-free and odor-free rooms using Nature’s Mist TM Upland, Calif.—(Oct.17, 2002) If you have ever spent the night in a room that was previously occupied by a smoker or it had other unidentifiable odors, then you should … Read more Odorfreestay.Com Clicks With Travelers Seeking Smoke-Free Rooms