Hotel Management Network-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Hotel Management Network-Updates Hard Rock to open all-inclusive resort in Mexico Hard Rock International has announced a new property in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, as part of its aggressive international growth strategy. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Hilton Worldwide to open dual-branded property in South Carolina, US Hospitality group Hilton Worldwide has signed a deal for a dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton hotel in Columbia, South Carolina. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Finnish Hospitality Chain Selects eRevMax for Online Expansion and Revenue Growth Kotimaailma Apartments, one of the leading apartment-hotel chains in Finland, has partnered with eRevMax to expand its business exposure and optimise online revenue. All five properties owned by the group are using RateTiger Channel Management soluti… Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:02:00 GMT Four Seasons Hotels to open new property in Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Four Seasons Hotels, a Canadian international luxury hotel management company, will open its new property at Jumeirah Beach, Dubai, in November. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:30:00 GMT Starwood Hotels plans to have 100 hotels in India by 2015 International hospitality group Starwood Hotels & Resorts, which currently operates 39 hotels in India, is aiming to have a total of 100 hotels in the country by the end of 2015, including operational properties and those in the pipeline. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Pebblebrook Hotel purchases The Nines Hotel for $127m Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has acquired Portland, Oregon-based luxury hotel The Nines Hotel for $127m. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT DoubleTree by Hilton unveils eighth property in Northern California Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton have unveiled the DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasanton at the Club in San Francisco, US, following a comprehensive multi-million dollar renovation. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT New WiFi at Scandic Hotels Swisscom has installed WiFi across Scandic Hotels' portfolio. WiFi is now available in the guest rooms, public areas and conference rooms of 136 Scandic Hotels properties. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:53:00 GMT Embracing the Wi-Fi Challenge: Stand Out - And Avoid Negative Publicity Speedy and seamless hotel internet is no longer just a nice-to-have service. Good Wi-Fi has become one of the key criteria for travellers to choose a hotel - along with location and price. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:51:00 GMT Palace Resorts to open new property in Jamaica Palace Resorts has announced plans to open a property in Jamaica, the group’s first property outside of Mexico. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Vantage Hospitality signs deal to acquire America’s Best Franchising brands Hotel operator Vantage Hospitality Group has entered into an agreement to acquire America’s Best Franchising's (ABF) hotel brands for an undisclosed sum. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Starwood Hotels to open new Westin property in Houston, Texas Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is set to open its fifth Westin brand hotel in the greater Houston region of Texas in collaboration with The Howard Hughes Corporation. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Rezidor Hotel signs deals for 11 properties in Q2 2014 The Rezidor Hotel Group has signed 11 new projects in the second quarter of 2014, in a bid to expand its global footprint. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT DoubleTree by Hilton opens new hotel in Ohio, US DoubleTree by Hilton and Hilton Worldwide has opened a new property in Newark, Ohio, as part of its aim to expand its portfolio. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ashford Hospitality to acquire Marriott-branded hotel in Northern California Ashford Hospitality Trust, Texas-based real estate investment trust (REIT), has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Fremont Marriott Silicon Valley hotel in a $37.5m debt-financed deal. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT HECANSA Partners with eRevMax for Hotel Online Distribution Technology Hotel Schools of the Canary Islands SA (HECANSA), a company dependent on the Government of the Canary Islands (Board of Tourism) has signed a partnership agreement with eRevMax, the global leader in hotel channel management space, with the goal to br… Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:13:00 GMT Chinese holidaymakers increasingly using technology to book hotel accommodation: Study Over half of Chinese international holidaymakers are booking their hotel accommodation via the web or mobile apps, up from 45% in 2013, according to a survey conducted by Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Hilton Worldwide to open new DoubleTree property in Nova Scotia, Canada Global hospitality group Hilton Worldwide has signed a deal to open new 120-room all-suite DoubleTree by Hilton property in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Choice Hotels expands global footprint with first property in Turkey Choice Hotels International has opened its first Clarion brand property in Turkey as part of its global expansion strategy. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT La Quinta Resort to undergo multimillion-dollar renovation Southern California's iconic La Quinta Resort & Club is set to undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation that is expected to be completed by late 2014. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT