National Park Service and Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group Provide Update Regarding Fire at Historic Haslett Warehouse

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 17, 2002–The National Park Service and Maritime Hotel Associates L.P. an affiliate of the Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group today announced that a fire occurred at the San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park's 198,000 square foot Haslett Warehouse late on the evening of Saturday, March 16. Exemplary efforts of members of the … Read more

Priority Club Rewards Announces Global Alliance With LanPass

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 21, 2002–Priority Club(R) Rewards, the loyalty program of Six Continents Hotels (NYSE:SXC) (LSE:SXC) (ADRs) and LanChile's frequent flyer program LanPass(R), two of the most respected loyalty programs in the industry, today announced a global alliance that will benefit thousands of travelers. Effective immediately, members of LanPass, have the opportunity to earn mileage at … Read more

Le Meridien Announces New 'Cyber Hotel' in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, March 27 /PRNewswire/ — The international luxury hotel group, Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts, has announced the management of a new hotel in Hong Kong. Le Meridien @ Cyberport, the flagship hotel in Hong Kong for Le Meridien, will spearhead Le Meridien's expansion into the fast-growing North Asian market. Scheduled for completion towards … Read more

Best Western Extends BESTRATES Promotion Due to Incredible Success

PHOENIX, April 3, 2002- Due to the success of the BestRates(tm) promotion introduced last winter, Best Western International is extending the program, which offers special room rates, through May 16. The coast-to-coast sale features exceptional pricing at more than 2,300 Best Western properties throughout Canada and the United States. Frequent travelers will find these rates … Read more

Regent Hotel in Las Vegas to Become JW Marriott Hotel

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) announced the conversion of the former 541-room Regent Las Vegas to its second JW Marriott brand hotel in the Western United States and its 18th worldwide. Hotspur Resorts Nevada, Inc., a private investment entity, purchased the hotel. The JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort, Spa & … Read more