Vaccinate SIDS to restart tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is calling for the international community to show solidarity with Small Island Developing States by ensuring they have access to COVID-19 vaccinations. With tourism a leading employer and economic pillar for many of the SIDS, the United Nations specialized agency has stressed that pledges to ensure ‘nobody is left behind’ […]

When the Parisian sky takes on an Italian air

Langosteria will open its first restaurant outside Italy within Cheval Blanc Paris, the new Maison of the eponymous collection developed by LVMH. Facing the river Seine, the restaurant will be located on the seventh floor, with an indoor space that opens onto a terrace overlooking the Paris skyline. Langosteria is a fine dining restaurant born […]

Adina debuts first Austrian hotel

TFE Hotels will open the doors on its very first hotel in Austria with the launch of the 134-room Adina Hotel Vienna Belvedere next month – the first of five new Adina Hotels set to open across Europe this year. One of only seven hotels to offer a swimming pool in the historic Austrian capital, […]

Oracle Opens Hospitality API Specifications to Help Industry Recover

The pandemic underscored the need for hospitality providers to have flexible systems that can be adapted quickly to exceed changing guest expectations. Making it easier for partners to adapt and innovate, Oracle has made the REST API specifications in the Oracle Hospitality Integration Platform (OHIP) freely accessible through GitHub under the Universal Permissive License (UPL) […]

Brewdog eyes hotel site in Edinburgh

Brewdog is considering the acquisition of a new hotel site in Edinburgh, according to comments made by the brand’s chief executive. On Twitter, James Watt said: “Working on a potential BrewDog beer hotel location in Edinburgh today. It would be great to open a beer hotel in the capital of our home country. Watch this […]

Best Western Plus Centurion Hotel brought to market for £2.5m

The Best Western Plus Centurion Hotel located in Bath, Somerset, has been brought to the market for a guide price of £2.5m. The property is spread across a 15.64 hectare estate, and houses 45 bedrooms, along with “extensive function facilities” suitable for large events such as weddings, a restaurant and bar, and the Centurion Health […]

Crowne Plaza Glasgow names new sales and marketing director

Crowne Plaza Glasgow, which is managed by Valor Hospitality Europe, has appointed Joanne Martin as director of sales and marketing.  Martin has over 26 years’ experience in the leisure and hospitality industry, having previously held regional positions for Radisson Hotel Group and Millennium and Copthorne Hotels with a “strong focus on the Glasgow market”. In […]

Getting ready for returning demand with the right revenue strategy

  Atomize multi-property dashboard Stock markets jumped and the world woke from its Covid-19 slumber when the first vaccine was announced several months back. Today, vaccine shots are steadily being distributed around the world. More and more countries are considering (or have already started) relaxing restrictions and re-opening their borders. While there’s no set timeline […]