Westin Hotels and Resorts debuts in Jakarta Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced the opening of The Westin Jakarta, marking the first Westin hotel in Jakarta. Owned by PT. Wahana Nusantara a part of Gama Corporation, the opening of the hotel is set to bring the Westin brand’s inspired and innovative wellness initiatives to the capital city of Indonesia.
“We are thrilled to debut the Westin brand to Indonesia’s capital,” said […]Read more
CHICAGO – The Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands continue growth in new markets with the opening of 10 hotels across the globe during the second quarter of 2016. Of the 10 Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel openings in the second quarter, 40 percent were in the Asia Pacific region, including the first dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotels in Shenzhen, China, which create a combined experience that enables guests to enjoy the benefits of both brands under one roof. Additionally, Hyatt House […]Read more
LONDON — Hotels in the Asia Pacific region recorded mostly positive results in the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollar constant currency, according to July 2016 data fromSTR.
Compared with July 2015, the Asia Pacific region reported a 2.8% increase in occupancy to 72.1%. Average daily rate (ADR) was nearly flat (-0.3% to US$96.62), while revenue per available room (RevPAR) grew 2.4% to US$69.68.
Performance of featured countries for July 2016 (local currency, year-over-year comparisons):
India recorded positive performance figures […]Read more
The first Fairfield by Marriott in Bali, Indonesia
Travel with confidence at Fairfield by Marriott® a hotel with outstanding service for an easy and comfortable stay-at an exceptional value. We are always ready to welcome you to our thoughtfully designed guest rooms and suites with plenty of room to work and relax. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel will keep you connected during your stay and our pool and fitness center will help you stay on track. Spread […]Read more
Singapore-based General Hotel Management, a collection of luxury hotels and boutique resorts in Asia, the Middle East and Europe, has partnered with van de Bunt Partners to launch Tin Hotels, a midmarket brand of accommodations.
In a statement, the luxury operator said that its move into the midtier market was “fueled by both the travel preferences in the dominant consumers’ demographics, as well as by GHM’s recognition of marrying relevance and its expertise in the current market situation.”
“We want to challenge […]Read more
Wyndham Hotel Group unveiled plans at a recent signing ceremony for a five-star Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® location in Danang’s Son Tra district, set to become the city’s tallest building at 199 metres.
The 779-room, 57-storey hotel tower will be part of a four-tower hotel and condotel complex currently under construction, which will consist of 3,200 apartments, studios and hotel rooms; extensive conference facilities; a retail and dining precinct; and recreation parks.
The US$446 million project, expected to open in September 2018, […]Read more