TRYP by Wyndham To Launch In The Philippines In 2016

Wyndham Hotel Group has entered into a franchise agreement to introduce its select-service lifestyle hotel brand, TRYP by Wyndham, to the Philippines. Under the terms of the agreement with master franchisee Microtel Inns & Suites (Pilipinas) Inc., at least eight...Read more

JW Marriott Hotel Zhejiang Anji Opens in China

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has expanded its luxury portfolio in China with the opening of the 228-room JW Marriott Hotel Zhejiang Anji. Located within the world-class Phoenix International Golf Course and close to Anji’s legendary bamboo forests, the property’s...Read more

Wyndham Hotel Group Expands Ramada Brand in New Zealand

Wyndham Hotel Group announced the continued expansion of its portfolio in New Zealand with the signing of a franchise agreement for the four-star Ramada Suites Auckland Federal Street, located in the heart of Auckland’s central business district. The 42-apartment, boutique-style...Read more

Nicaragua Gets Its First International Luxury Hotel Brand

Ophir Sternberg, Founding Partner and CEO of Lionheart Capital LLC, announced a partnership with Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas to exclusively develop Six Senses resorts, spas and residences in Nicaragua. The Six Senses properties in Nicaragua will be owned by...Read more

Hotel Inauguration: Sofitel Abidjan, Ivory Coast

The new wing of the Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire was inaugurated on Friday, May 15, in the presence of HE the Prime Minister of Co?te d’Ivoire, M. Daniel Kablan Duncan; M. Tiemoko Yade?, President of the Economic and Social Council;...Read more

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts Expands Its Footprint to Istanbul

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissôtel KozaPark Istanbul, a new property being developed in the city’s fast-growing Esenyurt district. Slated to open in 2019, the project...Read more

Grace’s Distinctive Properties Publishes New ‘Italian Hotel Collection’ Brochure

For more than 11 years, travel agents have looked to Grace’s Distinctive Properties for recommendations on the best cruises, luxury properties and tours in the Caribbean and Mexico. Now agents can access the same trusted information when making clients’ travel...Read more

Montage Hotels & Resorts Developing Los Cabos Property

Montage Hotels & Resorts plans to develop and operate its newest seaside resort on the shores of Santa Maria Bay in Los Cabos, Mexico. Montage Los Cabos will feature 122 expansive guestrooms and suites, along with 52 Montage Residences. Montage...Read more

The Grand Mayan Puerto Penasco Opens Its Doors

Vida Vacations luxury resorts announced the grand opening of their newest resort in Puerto Penasco, The Grand Mayan. The Grand Mayan Puerto Penasco offers luxury to travelers visiting Vidanta’s Puerto Penasco resort, which also includes Mayan Palace. Every Thursday, the...Read more

Jamaica: Meliá Braco Village Holds Ground-Breaking Event

The future Meliá Braco Village resort held a ground-breaking event on Friday April 24, in Trelawny to celebrate a significant construction milestone. Meliá Hotels International (MHI) will manage the 225 room property in a joint-venture partnership with the Jamaican government....Read more