Luxury Rabot Hotel from Hotel Chocolat Reopens September 1

Saint Lucia boutique luxury resort Rabot Hotel from Hotel Chocolat will reopen on September 1. Now certified under the country’s COVID-19 protocols, the 40-acre former Hotel Chocolat offers travelers a resort experience focused on “stimulating and inspiring relaxation,” said company […]

Hotel Groups File Lawsuit Against San Francisco

Hotel advocacy groups in California have filed a lawsuit against San Francisco over a new ordinance that allegedly endangers hotel employees and guests while forcing other properties to remain closed. The Hotel Council of San Francisco, the California Hotel and […]

JD Power Releases Hotel Guest Satisfaction Study for 2020

A newly released J.D. Power study found that guest satisfaction increased when properties met guest expectations for cleanliness and communication. According to the 2020 J.D. Power North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index (NAGSI) Study, guest satisfaction with the cleanliness of […]

Hotel revenue in Oman dropped $122m in first two months of 2020

Occupancy levels fell by 7.8% compared to same period in 2019, according to National Centre for Statistics and Information Europeans made up the maximum number of visitors to the Sultanate in 2019, reaching 127,331. Total revenue of Omani hotels in […]

Xcaret Park and Hotel Xcaret Mexico to Reopen on June 15

Grupo Xcaret plans to reopen Xcaret Park and Hotel Xcaret Mexico on June 15 in the first phase of its reopening, while implementing over 1,300 specific health and safety measures. Developed in accordance with national and international organizations, 360 Xafety […]

AHLA Believes Hotel Industry is on 'Brink of Collapse'

The American Hotels & Lodging Association (AHLA) is calling directly upon the U.S. Congress to prioritize financial assistance for hotel workers and small businesses in the next wave of COVID-19 economic relief legislation. Business Travel News cited the AHLA as […]