Hotel Galvez and Spa - A Wyndham Grand Hotel

USA TODAY Names 10 Best Hotel Loyalty Programs for 2018

USA TODAY recently released its 2018 list for the 10 best hotel loyalty programs. To determine the winners of this year's USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice...
Josh Lesnick

WorldHotels CEO Josh Lesnick on an Alternative to Soft Brands

Soft-branded properties are designed to appeal to consumer demand for a more unique lodging experience. With the growth of soft brands, independent luxury hotels...
Guest Feedback

Six Missteps to Avoid When Capturing and Actioning Guest Feedback

In today's economy, consumers are highly informed and offer loyalty to brands with certain expectations for communication between brands and their customers. In this...
Direct Booking

Why Direct Booking Maximizes Data, Loyalty, and Profits

As hotels struggle with rising costs, many are redoubling efforts to have customers book direct to cut out not only the fees associated with...
Marriott Loyalty - Marriott Rewards

Marriott Combines Its Three Loyalty Programs

BETHESDA, Md.—Marriott International has officially unified its three loyalty programs—Marriott Rewards now includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG). The company announced...
CastaDiva Resort & Spa in Lake Como, Italy

Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels of the World Team Up on Loyalty

CHICAGO—Hyatt Hotels Corporation and Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) this week announced plans to enhance the benefits of Hyatt's loyalty program. With...
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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...
data breach

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....
1886 Crescent Hotel

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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