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Virgin America, SPG Program Join Forces

Virgin America, SPG Program Join Forces

SAN FRANCISCO—Virgin America has announced a partnership with Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), the loyalty program of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. Beginning immediately, SPG members will be able to transfer Starpoints into Elevate points at a 1-to-1 ratio, and ...

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Conrad Hotels to Open in Qatar

Conrad Hotels to Open in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar—Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide’s luxury hotel portfolio, has announced the signing of a management agreement with Assets Real Estate Development Company for the 325 guestroom Conrad Doha, expected to open in early 2019. Carlos Khneisser, vice president ...

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Outrigger Resorts Joins Global Hotel Alliance

Outrigger Resorts Joins Global Hotel Alliance

HONOLULU—Outrigger Resorts, beachfront resort brand of Outrigger Enterprises Group, has joined Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) as the growing alliance expands its footprint in new markets, including Outrigger’s home base of Hawaii, plus Fiji, Guam, and Mauritius, while strengthening its presence ...

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Who Spends the Most on U.S. Hotel Rooms?

Ever wondered how much other nationalities pay to stay in the U.S.? Hotels.com recently revealed the big spenders, the more prudent spenders, and how much they each splash out when traveling. According to the latest Hotels.com Hotel Price Index, visitors ...

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Top Cities for Hotel Construction Revealed

According to the latest Global Construction Pipeline Trend Report from Lodging Econometrics, the top five cities with the largest construction pipelines in the world by room count are: New York with 34,788 rooms/204 projects; Seoul with 28,223 rooms/132 projects; Dubai ...

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