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Wingate by Wyndham Expands in Three Countries with 14 Hotels

PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is growing its network of midscale hotels and extending the global footprint of its Wingate by Wyndham brand with...

Magnuson Worldwide Adds 10 Hotels to Portfolio in 30 Days

Magnuson Worldwide has added 10 new hotels to its branded portfolio and its "By Magnuson Worldwide" soft-brand collection in the last 30 days. The company's...
WoodSpring Suites Chicago-Tinley Park

WoodSpring Suites Continues Growth in Chicago

Choice Hotels International, Inc., in collaboration with Holladay Properties, LLC, opened the WoodSpring Suites Chicago Carol Stream. The new WoodSpring Suites hotel, located at 1160 N. Gary Avenue in Chicago's Carol Stream neighborhood, is the second hotel in Chicago that the two companies have opened this year following the WoodSpring Suites Chicago Tinley Park opening in March.
Courtyard Loveland Colorado

McWHINNEY, Stonebridge Near Completion of Courtyard in Loveland, Colorado

LOVELAND, Colo.–McWHINNEY, Colorado-based real estate investor and developer, and Stonebridge Companies, a privately owned hotel owner, operator, and developer headquartered in Denver, have partnered to...
Cambria Hotel Westfield

Cambria Opens a Second Hotel in Indianapolis

ROCKVILLE, Md.—On the heels of record tourism growth in Indianapolis, the Cambria Hotels brand debuted its second hotel in the area—the Cambria Hotel Westfield...
Strand Hospitality Services opened the Fairfield Inn & Suites Crestview

Strand Hospitality Services Expands in Florida with Third Hotel Opening

Myrtle Beach, S.C.—Strand Hospitality Services continued their concerted effort to expand further into Florida by officially opening its third hotel in the state, the...
New York City

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...
angry guest

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....
Mountain Lake Lodge

Mountain Lake Lodge—Home of ‘Dirty Dancing’—Makes a Renovation Comeback

Located on an extensive 2,600-acre nature preserve in Pembroke, Va., Mountain Lake Lodge has an interesting history, to say the least. Opened in 1851 and purchased...