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GLō® by Best Western Debuts in Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood Airport Hotel in Florida

PrimeSitesUSA sells Florida Best Western Hotels. Best Western announced the latest property to join its energetic and exciting boutique GLō brand – the GLō by Best Western Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood Airport Hotel in Hollywood, Florida. Known for its stylish and bright design concept, GLō aims to make travelers stay in the sunshine state even brighter with its unique use of LED lighting, bold pops of color, sleek furnishings, and cutting-edge architecture.

Golf Economy

Women could add $35 billion to the global golf economy, if golf courses were successful in getting them to play in greater numbers, according to new research by Syngenta.

Golf Uses Less Water Than You Think

Golf Courses are Saving Water and Saving Money Through New Technology and Conservation Efforts. “We happen to think that long-term, water is going to be the biggest obstacle to the game of golf, more than participation, more than anything,” said Mike Davis, the USGA’s executive director.

Hampton Inn® by Hilton Blackpool Hotel to Open in 2018

UK Hotel Development. Hampton by Hilton to Debut in the U.K.’s Most Visited Seaside Destination. Hilton (NYSE: HLT) this week announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Create Developments (Blackpool) Limited to open the Hampton Inn® by Hilton Blackpool.Hampton Inn hotels for sale in the UK.

Hilton and Marriott CEOs opine at World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, is still going strong, and hotel company CEOs are braving the cold to get some airtime with CNBC. Namely, two of the biggest fugures in the industry: Hilton Worldwide CEO Chris Nassetta and Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson, who has been making the rounds at Davos already. What, then, is on their minds?

Hilton Opens 200+ New Work-From-Home Reservation Sales Positions

MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton has announced the creation of more than 200 new full-time work-from-home reservation sales positions, offering flexible work opportunities across the United States. As part of the Hilton reservations and customer-care team, the new reservation sales specialists will extend Hilton’s award-winning hospitality for guests with travel or reservation-related questions.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Orlando Theme Parks

Orlando, Florida. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All-Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Orlando Theme Parks. Designed for guests who want to travel on their own terms, the new hotel offers 133 suites and all the comforts of home, whether they are traveling for work or enjoying a well-earned getaway.

Hospitality Social Media Marketing News

The new year always brings new changes, and this month we’ve had an onslaught of social media updates as each platform readies themselves for success in 2019. We’ve got new features designed to improve the users’ and marketers’ experience, so let’s take a look at the ones that will affect hotels, resorts, and other businesses in the hospitality industry.

Hotel Indigo to be Rebranded Aloft Hotel Miami

An affiliate of Los Angeles-based Integrated Capital, LLC has purchased the 120-room Hotel Indigo located in Miami's burgeoning Dadeland submarket. The hotel is now operating as the Miami Dadeland Hotel (7600 N. Kendall Drive, Miami).

Hotel Indigo Venice - Sant’Elena Opens

Hotel Indigo Venice – Sant'Elena is located in the heart of the iconic Italian city, next to the canal Rio Sant'Elena. Formally a 1930's monastery, the 75 room Hotel Indigo Venice – Sant'Elena is a peaceful sanctuary reflective of its former heritage.

Hoteliers Ponder an Open Iran

Since Tuesday's nuclear agreement with Iran, hotel operators are excited about the possibility of expansion into Iran, which will see international sanctions lifted in exchange for reducing its uranium enrichment capacity.

Hotels Seek Brand Partnerships to Enrich Guest Experience / ROI

Joining forces with national and international brands separate from hospitality business is nothing new. It’s also a marketing tactic that’s seeping beyond the borders of traditional lodging. Consider Airbnb, which earlier this year tapped Irish beer brewer Guinness on a global contest that ultimately gave away a night for two inside the brewery’s Dublin storehouse.