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Thrive@Hilton — a team member wellness program

Industry Takes a Collective Shift Toward Team Member Wellness

The 24/7 nature of hotels makes careers in hospitality demanding both physically and mentally. While hotel team members typically excel in this fast-paced environment, it is imperative for their overall well-being that they also...
Aurora Inn Lobby

Aurora Inn: Restoring a Property to its Original Beauty

A Western-Reserve landmark that originally opened in 1927, the historic Aurora Inn in Northeastern Ohio recently concluded a three-year renovation. The hotel and event center, which is member of Choice Hotels’ Ascend Hotel Collection,...
Watergate Scandal Suite

LODGING Luminaries: Watergate Scandal Room 214 at The Watergate Hotel

The hotel industry is defined by its movers and shakers. Whether someone introduces an industry-disrupting technology or just executes a truly flawless renovation, those are the hoteliers and properties that people will remember. Every...
W Bellevue

Lake-Centric Living: W Bellevue Hotel in Washington

Built in a city known for its lake houses, technical innovation, and rugged-individualist appeal, W Bellevue hotel marks a new era of design for W Hotels in North America. Strategically placed in the center...
in-room amenities

Why Smart In-Room Amenities Are the Future of the Lodging Industry

As modern technology progresses at a faster and faster rate, hotel guest expectations are also on the rise. While this rapid advancement might be intimidating, Ted Helvey, CEO and founder of Angie Hospitality, reminds...