First Radisson Individuals in the Baltics opens

With an excellent location at the entrance to the Old Town, Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the opening of Palace Hotel Tallinn, a member of Radisson Individuals. Built almost 100 years ago and respectfully renovated, this monument of national architectural heritage is the first Radisson Individuals in the Baltic region.    Palace Hotel Tallinn, […]

Motel One announces new openings

Affordable design hotel group Motel One, like all businesses in the travel industry, has been impacted by the current economic challenge posed by the COVID-19 virus. In 2020 sales decreases by 63% resulting in a loss of EUR 102 million. Occupancy figures for the year closed at 28% (previous year: 77%). Although reserves are melting […]

Louvre Hotels Group enters the extended stay hotel market with Tulip Residences

The health crisis has upset consumers’ expectations in terms of long term stays This is why Louvre Hotels Group is developing in the Apart ‘hotel market with Tulip Residences. Thanks to this new brand, the group offers its customers and investors ever more diversified offers. The Group’s first two residential hotels will open their doors […]

Europeans want the most out of their summer holidays

The hope of summer getaways is encouraging travel sentiment in Europeans, as a majority (56%) say they will go on holiday by the end of August 2021, either domestically or to another European country. By comparison, only 27% of respondents are still unwilling to travel within the next six months. That is according to the […]

International Demand In Europe Unlikely To Return Until 2024

International hotel overnights and business in Europe likely will not recover until 2024, while domestic demand will likely lead the way in 2021, as it did in 2020. Speaking at the online Hotel Data Conference: Global Edition, Robin Rossmann, managing director of STR, said there are still moving parts, not least of which are changes […]

Modest decline in value of European hotels

Sharp declines in revenue caused by the pandemic coupled with a more cautious approach to lending has prompted hotel valuations to fall over the past 12 months, although not as steeply as some had initially anticipated. This is the key finding of the annual European Hotel Valuation Index (HVI) compiled by global hotel consultancy HVS, which […]

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, […]