Category Archives: Hotel

There’s now an even better reason to steal that hotel bathrobe

Most hotel rooms are a blur, says Maxwell Young. But there is one part of his stay at the Hotel Palomar in Northwest Washington that he will always remember: the leopard- and zebra-print robes hanging in his room.

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Marriott Marquis Chicago will open this fall

The 1,205-room Marriott Marquis Chicago will open adjacent to the city’s McCormick Place this fall.

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Hyatt offers guests personalized in-room streaming

Hyatt is enabling guests at 14 hotels to stream videos from content services like Netflix and Hulu onto their hotel room TV screens. To make that happen, Hyatt is integrating Sonifi Solutions’ video-streaming service into the World of Hyatt mobile app. Two New Orleans hotels, the Hyatt Centric French Quarter and the Hyatt Regency, are […]

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Waldorf Astoria New York saying goodbye for a while

The Waldorf Astoria New York will close on Wednesday, as owner Anbang Insurance Group will convert part of the iconic midtown Manhattan hotel to luxury condominiums. Reports peg the closure time for as long as three years.

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Hilton changes loyalty programme

Hilton’s loyalty programme, which has 60 million members worldwide, announced changes today. The changes include a rebranding – it is changing from Hilton HHonors to Hilton Honors, which will be a relief to the spellcheck, and also sees “Shop with Points at Amazon” being introduced. This will be welcome for many members with low numbers of points looking […]

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