Did You Say Eco-Tourism For Kids?

Fairmont Le Château Montebello and Environment Canada’s Biosphere make learning and fun inseparable (Montebello, Québec, Canada, June 2002) Fairmont Le Château Montebello has found a way to teach children interesting concepts on the environment, while they are having the time of their life! >From learning about different plants, to observing bugs in the now famous … Read more

Starwood Chairman and CEO Barry S. Sternlicht Presented With the 'Innovator Award' At the 13th Annual Hotel Investment Conference Asia-Pacific

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 22, 2002 The 13th Annual Hotel Investment Conference Asia-Pacific (HICAP) held in Hong Kong last week named Barry S. Sternlicht, Chairman and CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) as the recipient of its Innovator Award. Voting for this prestigious recognition is done by a panel of high-level industry … Read more

John Q. Hammons Hotels' Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel Receives the Prestigious AAA Four Diamond Rating

John Q. Hammons Hotels, Inc. (AMEX:JQH) proudly announces that the Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel recently received a four diamond rating from the American Automotive Association (AAA). Located in downtown Oklahoma City, the luxurious, 15-story property is owned and managed by John Q. Hammons Hotels, the nation's leading independent builder, developer, owner and manager … Read more

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Receives HVS Executive Search Lodging Leadership Award for Board Performance

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 10, 2002–Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) has been honored as the lodging industry's top performing board of directors for the year 2001 by HVS Executive Search, a division of the global hotel consulting firm HVS International. Keith Kefgen, president of HVS Executive Search, and Stephen Rushmore, president and founder … Read more

The Garden City Hotel, Long Island, Recognized For Outstanding Service By Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

GARDEN CITY, Long Island, NY (Aug. 19, 2002) – The Garden City Hotel, located in the historic village of Garden City, Long Island, NY, has been recognized for outstanding hotel service by Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, a global brand of 120 independent luxury hotels. The prestigious Preferred Achievement Award was presented last month at … Read more

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort Wins 12 Awards Covering Leisure and Conference Hospitality, Spa, Golf and Wine

BRASELTON, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 17, 2002–The phrase, the subtle difference of excellence, used by Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in defining its guest services and amenities, strengthened its ranking among the very best leisure resort and conference destinations in North America by winning 12 coveted awards thus far in 2002. The categories honoring Chateau Elan, the … Read more

Rittenhouse Hotel Named One of World's Best by Official Hotel Guide

PHILADELPHIA, June 11 /PRNewswire/ — The Rittenhouse Hotel was among 101 hotels worldwide and the only Philadelphia hotel to grace the annual list of Superior Deluxe Hotels, recently released by the Official Hotel Guide (OHG), the comprehensive hotel directory used by travel professionals across the globe. According to a press release issued by OHG on … Read more

Elite Traveler Names Top Decadent Hotel Suites in the World

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ — Elite Traveler, the luxury travel magazine distributed aboard private jets and yachts and specifically tailored to the elite affluent traveler, has published their first annual Pure Decadence list of top hotel suites around the globe. The list is comprised of top suites, villas and bungalows from leading hotels and … Read more

Pan Pacific Hotel Makes Top 100 List In Travel & Leisure Magazine

Vancouver The Pan Pacific Hotel has been ranked in the Top 100 List of Continental U.S. and Canada Hotels by the widely read Travel and Leisure magazine. The magazine polled its readers in an interactive online survey about their most recent travel experiences. The Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver ranks 73rd on the list, which features … Read more