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PhocusWire

What to expect from hotel tech in 2021

To say that COVID has shown itself to be the biggest disruptor to all industries, especially hospitality, would be an understatement. Pivoting plans and learning how to model day‐to‐day life within the constraints of social distancing requirements, without losing the human connection has proven to be a balancing act. Despite

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Rosewood Castiglion Del Bosco announces property expansion

Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco – the 5,000-acre country estate located in UNESCO-protected park, the Val d’Orcia – is delighted to announce the official full reopening of the hotel on 2 June 2021 including a brand new renovation of the Osteria La Canonica restaurant, as well as a one-of-a-kind property expansion

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Hotel Owner

Safestay to offload Edinburgh site

Safestay, the owner and operator of an international brand of contemporary hostels, has announced it will sell its Edinburgh Hostel to a&o Hotels and Hostels for £16m payable at completion, representing a 22% premium to the £13.4m book value. The 2019 annual EBITDA of the hostel pre-Covid 19 was £1.7m,

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Hospitality Net

Shangri-La Group Releases 2020 Full Year Results

Hong Kong – Shangri-La Asia Limited (HKEX stock code: 00069) today reported its financial results of the Company and its subsidiaries (“Group”), and associates for the year ended 31 December 2020. Highlights included: The consolidated revenues of the Group decreased by 57.5% to USD1,033.4 million. Aggregate effective share of EBITDA to the

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Hotel Owner

The Inn Collection Group acquires The Wateredge Inn

The Inn Collection Group, a pub company in the north of England, has acquired The Wateredge Inn on Lake Windermere for an undisclosed sum.  The Grade II listed property, houses 44 bedrooms and is located in The Lake District, a region and national park in Cumbria in North West England.

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Hotel Owner

UKH appoints new Scottish executive director

UKHospitality (UKH) has announced the appointment of Leon Thompson as its new executive director for Scotland. Thompson succeeds Willie MacLeod in the role, taking on the position after leading VisitScotland’s policy agenda over the last eight years. On his appointment, Thompson said: “I am very much looking forward to joining

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PhocusWire

How COVID-19 is impacting hotel benchmarking

Smart hoteliers use benchmarking strategies to understand their properties’ performance compared to historical data and compared to their competition. Generally this is done by comparing figures – whether for occupancy, ADR, RevPAR or another metric – from one period to the same period one year prior. Then came 2020 –

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Mandarin Oriental New York to reopen

Forbes Five-Star Mandarin Oriental, New York has announced that as of 1 April 2021 the hotel will once again be welcoming guests. The anticipated reopening debuts a new dining experience, MO Lounge, along with enhanced safety measures and programming designed to ensure wellbeing yet still deliver the service excellence for

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