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

Avoiding Common Pitfalls In Hotel Project Development

New York, February 28, 2002 — In its most recent FocusOn report, FocusOn Hotel Project & Development Services, Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels provides a how-to guide to avoid development pitfalls from pre-construction through post-construction for hospitality projects. The report is co-authored with Jones Lang LaSalle's Project and Development Services (PDS) team — a group of … Read more Avoiding Common Pitfalls In Hotel Project Development

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 PINEHURST COMPANY ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF WILLIAM VAN LOON AS VICE PRESIDENT OF INCENTIVE INDUSTRY SALES

VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (January 11, 2002) The Pinehurst Company has announced the appointment of William Van Loon as Vice President of Incentive Industry Sales. Mr. Van Loon is a fourteen-year industry veteran with an outstanding track record in the competitive incentive market. He most recently has served as Senior Travel Program Manager for Maritz … Read more THE PINEHURST COMPANY ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF WILLIAM VAN LOON AS VICE PRESIDENT OF INCENTIVE INDUSTRY SALES

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

Wyndham Provides Guidance On 2000 and 2001 Estimates For EBITDA, As Adjusted, Strong 2000 Sets Stage for 2001 Growth

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 19, 2000–In comments prepared for a conference call with security analysts and other interested investors this morning, Wyndham International, Inc. (NYSE:WYN) will state that it is comfortable with consensus estimates for fourth quarter and full-year 2000 earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), as adjusted. Wyndham will also provide guidance for year … Read more Wyndham Provides Guidance On 2000 and 2001 Estimates For EBITDA, As Adjusted, Strong 2000 Sets Stage for 2001 Growth

Mandalay Resort Group Websites Honored With Three Awards; WebAwards Cite Superior Customer Experience At Resort/Casino Sites

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 8, 2002–The websites of three Mandalay Resort Group (NYSE:MBG) entertainment destinations — Circus Circus and Luxor in Las Vegas and Gold Strike in Tunica, Miss. — have been honored for their creative innovation, efficiency and ease of use by the Web Marketing Association in the Hotel and Lodging Category. The sixth annual … Read more Mandalay Resort Group Websites Honored With Three Awards; WebAwards Cite Superior Customer Experience At Resort/Casino Sites

Six Continents Hotels Launches New Online Site For Last Minute Getaway Travelers

ATLANTA, Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ — Six Continents Hotels Inc., the world's leading global hotel group, announces the launch of a new online site for the convenient booking of affordable last minute getaways. Now Six Continents Hotels' customers can search hundreds of cost-saving hotel and flight packages online at http://www.lastminutegetaway.com/. Packages can be booked from 14 … Read more Six Continents Hotels Launches New Online Site For Last Minute Getaway Travelers

Travelodge Hotels to Offer Free CD-ROM Computer Games

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 7 This summer, guests staying at more than 475 Travelodge(R) hotels throughout the United States and Canada can receive a free interactive computer game along with a chance to win a bowling party. From June 16 through Sept. 5, Travelodge guests can select a free CD-ROM from 10 software titles including Bowling … Read more Travelodge Hotels to Offer Free CD-ROM Computer Games