Hoteliers Create Employee Carpool Network

Hospitality businesses in Asheville, N.C., which currently has low unemployment rates, are having a hard time sourcing staff locally. To address the issue, hoteliers...

Top U.S. Meeting Planner Locations

An STR report looked at meeting planners' considerations for North American markets and found that they most often considered Chicago, Orlando, and Washington, D.C....

The Future of Hotels? Ask a Chatbot!

Machine learning and artificial intelligence—technologies seen in consumer products such as Siri, Amazon Echo, and Google Home—are starting to make the jump over to...

Hotel Demand Drove Occupancy in Q2

Occupancy rates nationally were 69.5 percent in the first half of 2017, up 0.5 percent from 2016. STR's Q2 report also shows that RevPAR...

U.S. Hoteliers Watch China’s Travel Habits

Paying attention to how Chinese travelers are affecting the global hospitality industry is becoming more important for U.S. hoteliers. As China’s middle class expands...

Driving Millennial Travelers to a Hotel’s Restaurant

New and existing hotel brands alike are exploring how to cater to so-called “millennial” guests, and the F&B space is no exception. The National...
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Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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The Room Key: How To Handle an Angry Guest

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Experts will answer questions on everything from...
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12 Ways to Increase Hotel Security

Even when hotels have strong security policies and procedures in place, they are still vulnerable to cyber attacks, break-ins, theft, fraud, and other crimes....
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Top 25 Most Haunted Historic Hotels of 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Historic Hotels of America has over 300 hotels with long and storied histories representing over 36 decades in American history. From a former...
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