Barceló Hotel Group opens its first hotel in the island of Terceiras, in the Azores.
Hotel news in Europe
Barcelo Hotel Group has opened a new hotel, Barcelo Nura, in Menorca, Spain.
Azora has completed the acquisition of two five-star hotels in the Algarve region, Portugal, from Minor International (MINT).
Sercotel Hotel Group has announced the opening of a new hotel, Sercotel Valencia Alameda 41, incorporated under the Quality System affiliation modality, in Valencia, Spain.
IHG Hotels & Resorts’ premium collection brand, voco Hotels, has opened its very first hotel in the Netherlands.
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) published Economic Trends Report, revealing the dramatic impact of COVID-19 on worldwide Travel & Tourism.
LaSalle has acquired NH Collection Gran Hotel Calderon in Spain from NH Group SA on behalf of Encore+, LaSalle’s flagship pan-European fund.
Four Seasons has opened San Domenico Palace, Taormina, hotel in Sicily, Italy.
Edyn announces the launch of Cove, a new serviced apartment brand.
The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, has announced the opening of Matild Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Budapest.
Hyatt Place celebrates the official opening of its new hotel in the UK, Hyatt Place London.
Ascott grows fund assets under management with the acquisition of two properties in France and Vietnam for SGD210 million through Ascott Serviced Residence Global Fund.
According to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), the UK will lose up to GBP639 million per day during July if international travel remains off limits.
IHG Hotels & Resorts is expanding its Premium & Essentials Collections in France by openings two hotels, Crowne Plaza Nice - Grand Arenas and Holiday Inn Express Nice – Grand Arenas, in partnership with HPVA HOTELS.
Whitbread PLC has noticed continued market outperformance in the UK with a strong leisure demand post 17 May.
Louvre Hotels Group plans to expand its portfolio in Saudi Arabia to 47 hotels by 2025, for a total of nearly 7,000 rooms, via its Campanile, Golden Tulip and Tulip Inn brands.
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is calling for world leaders of the G7 countries to lead conversations for a seamless return of international travel to boost the global economic recovery.
Over half a million UK Travel & Tourism jobs could be lost if significant international travel remains off limits this summer
Up to half a million jobs could be lost in the UK Travel & Tourism sector if the government fails to significantly reopen international travel as soon as possible, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) warned.
Canopy by Hilton, Hilton lifestyle hotel brand, announced the opening of Canopy by Hilton Paris Trocadero, the first for the brand in France.
WTTC Data Shows U.S. Maintains Position as Biggest Travel & Tourism Market Despite Suffering 41% Slide in GDP
Latest data from the World Travel & Tourism Council shows the U.S. maintained its position as the largest global Travel & Tourism market, despite suffering a huge 41% fall in GDP last year.