JW Marriott Edmonton To Be Ice District's First Luxury Hotel

JW Marriott Edmonton To Be Ice District's First Luxury Hotel
"We are thrilled to partner with Marriott and proud to bring the iconic JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts brand to ICE District, and open the first hotel of its name in Alberta, Canada," said Daryl Katz, Chairman, Katz Group. "This remarkable new property …
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22 New Members Inducted into Historic Hotels of America
WASHINGTON — Historic Hotels of America welcomed 22 historic hotels into membership in 2015. Hotels nominated and accepted into the prestigious Historic Hotels of America program in 2015 range in age from 125 years to 52 years old. These historic …
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Understanding the Marketing Strategies for OTA's vs Hotels Website | By Ahmed
The findings show just how much the online travel agencies are outspending hotels, using their breadth of inventory and depth of pockets to deliver more in-bound paid clicks. In short, this study says that OTAs are indeed bidding against hotels in ad …
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With award-winning Crawford Hotel, Denver hotelier Sage Hospitality finds
The accolades started pouring in almost as soon as The Crawford Hotel opened its doors in summer 2014. Just last month, a Forbes travel writer ranked the historic train depot-turned-luxury hotel in Lower Downtown among the 10 best hotels of 2015 …
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New hotel proposed near I-94 in Ypsilanti Township

New hotel proposed near I-94 in Ypsilanti Township
A new hotel is being proposed for vacant land near the South Huron Street exit on Interstate 94. Ypsilanti Township Planning Coordinator Joe Lawson said Fairfield Inn, a Marriott-owned company, is floating the idea. The plans are still in their …
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The Best Airport Hotels in the Caribbean
Beach House, Turks and Caicos Islands Grace Bay beach, is Providenciales' most popular strand. And the slice of it that this boutique hotel sits on is just 10 minutes away, so you can have your toes in the sand (and a Turk's Head beer in your hand) in …
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Hotel and Tour News: A Lodge in Kenya Evokes 'Out of Africa'

Hotel and Tour News: A Lodge in Kenya Evokes 'Out of Africa'
Travelers will divide their time between the upscale Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa in Cape Town and Sabi Sand Game Reserve, known for having one of the highest concentrations of wildlife in Southern Africa. Departures run January and February 2016; …
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Step back in time at these historic Louisiana hotels
Some of Louisiana's oldest hotels have deep roots in their communities. Alexandria's Hotel Bentley played host to Maj. Gen. George Patton and other military notables during U.S. Army Maneuvers in central Louisiana in 1940 and 1941. The Roosevelt in New …
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Have pet will travel
Pet friendly hotels, too, can be in short supply. For business travellers the addition of meetings where animals (short of guide dogs) are unlikely to be welcome means that travelling with pets is a no-brainer. Whether it's with family, friends or …
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