The U.S. hotel industry reported occupancy decreased 1.5% to 55.4% during the week of 14-20 January. ADR also dropped 1.7% to $120.55 during the week, which resulted in a 3.2% RevPAR decline to $66.79.
The Canadian hotel industry reported occupancy increased 1.9% to 55.3% during the week of 14-20 January. ADR also rose 3.2% to 141.56 Canadian dollars ($114.97) during the week, which boosted RevPAR 5.2% to CA$78.24 ($63.54).
Located at 9980 Wayzata Boulevard, the 142-room hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by CSM Lodging of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Newest Version Offers 600+ Rate Shopping Sources and 95%+ Direct Connections
It is safe to say that hotel success and technology go hand in hand and hotels must step up their ‘technological game’ if they hope to differentiate themselves and engage with guests. Being ahead of the curve will not only increase your profits, doing something new will get you extra exposure, drive loyalty and bring in new guests.
Europe’s hotel industry experienced 2.4% occupancy growth in 2017 to 71.9%, and a 3.1% ADR increase to 110.51 ($136.59) drove RevPAR up 5.6% to 79.46 ($98.22).
Tourism and hospitality students of Duoc UC in Chile now have the opportunity to learn about technology that can support their future careers running a hotel, thanks to the colleges partnership with the global hotel industrys leading cloud platform, SiteMinder.
Key Hotel Requirements Driving the CRS Evolution
If you were to call a hotel, which would you rather get: an automated system that spent fifteen minutes and eight side menus to get through without resolving your problem, or an actual person who can help you immediately? Youd choose the person, every time. Everyone would.
Combining the ultimate in traditional hospitality with Nissan’s autonomous driving technology, one Japanese inn is treating guests to some unusual amenities: self-parking slippers, tables and floor cushions. At first glance, the ProPILOT Park Ryokan looks like any other traditional Japanese inn, or ryokan. Slippers are neatly lined up at the foyer, where guests remove their shoes. Tatami rooms are furnished with low tables and floor cushions for sitting.