Pet-friendly Hotels for National Dog Month

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In honor of August being National Dog Month, we have rounded up some of the most pet-friendly hotels to host your meetings at and please your pet-owner attendees. . Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. The Kimpton Aertson Hotel in Nashville. Virgin Hotels. Loews Hotels.

Could Gig Workers Solve Hotel Staffing Shortage?

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While demand for hotel and restaurant workers came back relatively quickly once people started traveling and meeting again, job-seekers were more reluctant. What will this mean for hotel prices? The post Could Gig Workers Solve Hotel Staffing Shortage?


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Boutique Hotels Riding Mid-Size Meeting Wave

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Boutique hotels are opening their doors to these groups looking for creative spaces to enhance their interactions. Peace Space, Hotel Zeppelin. Hotel Zetta (3,010 sq. of event space and 166 guest rooms in SoMa) Hotel Zelos (5,000 sq. Kimpton Gray Hotel (Nearly 13,000 sq.

TWT: Monkeypox Infections Rise, Hotels Continue Recovery

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American Hotel and Lodging Association offers a monkeypox fact sheet for hotels which states that “at this time, AHLA is not advising any specific changes in any policy or recommendations. Hotels Recover But Guest Satisfaction Suffers.

NuBreed Hotels

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NuBreed Hotels is a rapidly growing events focused global accommodation provider. EventBeds by NuBreed Hotels is their own proprietary technology they’ve created specifically for the events industry giving attendees access to discounted and convenient accommodation close to events.

4 Hotels with Unforgettable Drinking Experiences

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After a long day of conferences, meetings and activities, attendees often flock to the hotel bar to grab a drink before retreating to bed for some much needed rest. Located in the Wine Capital of the United States, the Alila Napa Valley is an adults-only luxury boutique hotel.

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Live the Presidential Life at these 6 Hotels

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Another commonality is how often they visit hotels and spend time in their largest meeting spaces. Omni Hotel Mount Washington , Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. The hotel has hosted presidents Calvin Coolidge, Warren G. Hotel Du Pont , Wilmington, Delaware.

Take a Dip in One of These #InstaWorthy Hotel Pools 

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Meeting attendees, who are often traveling to warm and humid climates, should make the most of the amenities a hotel has to offer. Hotel pools provide refreshing temperatures and poolside service while creating amazing photo ops. 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge.

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ilunion hotels – a hotel chain with a conscious


as sustainability and corporate social responsibility are talked about more and more by our clients, one hotel chain stands out from the crowd. ilunion hotels which are part of the once group and the once foundation, are a brand with a heart. where can you find ilunion hotels?

the twenty two hotel


here at sevenevents we are looking forward to welcoming great new additional to the london hospitality scene this year and this week we have decided to spotlight the upcoming twenty two hotel. The post the twenty two hotel appeared first on Seven Events.

The Continued Rise of the Extended-Stay Hotel

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Over the last two years, the economy extended-stay hotel market has been outperforming all other segments, said Geoff Ballotti, president and CEO of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts. The project is scheduled to develop 50 Echo hotels. Extended-stay hotels, however, only had a 15.8%

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armathwaite hall hotel & spa


set in 400 acres of beautiful countryside, including deer parks and woodlands, on the edge of a lake; with stunning views of mountains and lake district fells – is the impressive armathwaite hall hotel. The post armathwaite hall hotel & spa appeared first on Seven Events.

IHG Hotels & Resorts Celebrates 6,000-Hotel Milestone with Revamped Rewards Program

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IHG plans to continue their trend of growth with 1,800 hotels in development, a reinvention of IHG One Rewards and a new series of partnerships. One of the biggest brands in hospitality announced on June 7 that it had surpassed the threshold of 6,000 hotels owned.

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venue spotlight: the ham yard hotel


we have worked with the ham yard hotel on many occasions and once again it was the chosen by one of our clients for an event this week. located in soho this hotel has an urban village feel. the hotel revolves around a tree-filled garden with a bronze sculpture centrepiece by tony cragg.

Orlando’s New Star Wars Hotel Just Raised the Bar for Event Experiences 


The post Orlando’s New Star Wars Hotel Just Raised the Bar for Event Experiences by Lisa Jade Hutchings appeared first on [link]. Event Inspiration hotel role play immersive experienceExpectations for in-person events are high as attendees seek deeply-engaging experiences.

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palma hotels


below are a few of our favourite palma hotels! hotel saratoga. located in the heart of palma this is a great hotel if you plan to spend most of your time in the city centre. with a great history, the 4-star superior hotel saratoga was the first urban hotel, built in 1962.

uk boutique hotels


if you’re looking for a luxurious hotel to escape to but don’t want to be surrounded by lots of guests why not explore some of the fantastic boutique hotels in the uk. park house, hotel & spa. The post uk boutique hotels appeared first on Seven Events.

IHG Hotels Launches Vignette Collection, a ‘Conversion Brand’

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IHG Hotels & Resorts ( formerly InterContinental Hotels Group ) launched luxury and lifestyle brand Vignette Collection , the company’s 17th brand in the more than 100 countries in which the company has a toehold. Hotel X. Hotel X.

Power in hotel rooms done right!

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I’m reposting this simple idea for power in hotel rooms from a Facebook post by my friend Kristin Arnold. A smart hotel that put plugs on the head of the bed frame! ” Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Power in hotel rooms done right! eventprofs Meeting industry Technology bedside hotel rooms Kristin Arnold power power outlets“Finally!! Way to go Renaissance Atlanta concourse !”

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Vici Properties to Acquire MGM Casino Hotels

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In a move that might spur major expansion of MGM Hotels & Resorts and makes a real estate investment trust (REIT) one of the high rollers of Las Vegas, Vici Properties will acquire MGM Growth Properties (MGP) for $17.2

How to Be a Better Hotel Guest


Hotel Guest Etiquette 101: Be kind to those who showed up. Sharing a hotel-guest etiquette refresher may also be in order for your attendees. Be cognizant of check-in times : If the hotel is turning a lot of rooms, yours might not be ready until late afternoon.

New and Renovated Hotels Star New Eateries

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The Marriott hotel saw a property-wide renovation crafted in the centered, wild spirit of Sonoma. AC Hotel Columbus Downtown , Ohio. The post New and Renovated Hotels Star New Eateries appeared first on Smart Meetings. The Lodge at Sonoma , Autograph Collection, California.

the hottest hotel openings 2022


A sister hotel to the Savoy, and your approach along its tree-lined driveway in a prime position on the edge of the Royal estate maintains that reputation for excellence with a stunning first impression. raffles hotel london – winter. Hotel Venue Finding

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Omni Hotels Announces Partnership to Stop Human Sex Trafficking

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Omni Hotels & Resorts is partnering with Shared Hope International to educate and train the hospitality industry, its vendors and partners about how to stop child sex trafficking. Ask hotels and event venues you partner with if their staff has received training, too.

Agency Spotlight: Conference Hotel Group BV

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Agency name : Conference Hotel Group BV Date formed : 2011 No of annual events supported : 700 – 900 events a year Staff : 5 persons incl the two owners Offices : 1 in Amsterdam Web address : Mantra : Full of energy & passion for hotels! .

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new london venue: nyx hotel


here at sevenevents we always have our fingers on the pulse of the newest hotel and venue openings and in this blog we are highlighting the newly opened nyx hotel in holborn. The post new london venue: nyx hotel appeared first on Seven Events.

Hotel Room Layout: The Ultimate Guide

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Your hotel room layout doesn’t just determine where you place the furniture. A hotel room should make guests feel like they can go about their activities just like they would at home. The basics of designing a hotel room layout. Who are your hotel guests?

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AHLA Announces National Hotel Employee Day as Dept. of Labor Inducts Essential Workers into Hall of Honor

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Similarly, The American Hotel and Lodgings Association established Sept. 1 as National Hotel Employee Day in the National Day Calendar, recognizing the contributions of hotel employees, which are crucial in supporting the meetings, tourism and travel industries. “As

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Half Million Hotel Workers Trained in Human Trafficking Awareness

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Human trafficking awareness training offered by American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has been given to more than 500,000 hotel workers since early 2020. The post Half Million Hotel Workers Trained in Human Trafficking Awareness appeared first on Smart Meetings.

venue spotlight: brighton harbour hotel


situated on the famous promenade, is the brighton harbour hotel, a 79 room boutique hotel and spa which is perfect for groups and can even offer exclusive use of their property. this quirky hotel is an instagrammers dream.

the queens hotel


located conveniently in leeds city centre, next to the train station, this iconic hotel had undergone a 16-million-pound renovation fit for its royal name. this 4-star hotel has kept its original art deco charm and glamour but added some sleek and stylish modern touches.

New Hyatt Hotels Brand to “Remix Hospitality”

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Hyatt Hotels Corporation will soon unveil its new lifestyle brand, Caption by Hyatt. In keeping with many hotel brands’ commitment to sustainability , Caption by Hyatt is towing the line. “A Read More : Beyond Carbon-Neutral Hotels: Evolution of Eco-Friendly Hotels.

Hotel-Labor Shortage: How Bad Is It?


A new report from AHLA shows that staffing challenges are nearly universal, affecting hotels in all price tiers. The most critical staffing need at hotels is housekeeping, with 58 percent of respondents saying it’s their biggest challenge.

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Hard Rock International to Buy Las Vegas’ Mirage Hotel

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Hard Rock International has reached an agreement to acquire the operations of The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas from MGM Resorts International. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s previous location just off The Strip was sold by Brookfield Asset Management to Richard Branson’s Virgin Hotels.

Hotels Using Virtual Tours to Woo Corp Travel Managers


The Cambria Hotel Nashville Downtown, as viewed on 3D platform Matterport. Matterport Skift Take: Whether it's Zoom, FaceTime or VR, it's essential that hotels continue offering site visits to travel managers and meetings planners to plan for growth in the coming months.

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venue spotlight: equinox hotel new york


redefining travel as we know it, equinox hotel new york perfectly blends 5-star service with a lifestyle feel. perfect for big budget incentives, intimate meetings and fitness fanatics this is a hotel everyone should experience at least once.

Targeting Golf Fans, Hilton Plants a Luxury Hotel Pop-up on the Green

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Case in point: Hilton on the Green, a self-sufficient pop-up hotel room located right on the course during Golf Canada’s RBC Canadian Open in June, and again for the organization’s CP Women’s Open in August.

Conference Venue Spotlight: The Belfry Hotel & Resort

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The Belfry Hotel & Resort is one of the UK’s leading meeting, conference, and event venues situated in the Midlands, close to Birmingham city centre.

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These Two California Hotels Just Became 420-friendly

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We are committed to proving this concept, and we’d love to see cannabis delivery be as common as minibars in hotels throughout the country,” she adds. The post These Two California Hotels Just Became 420-friendly appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Before You Sign That Contract: 5 Hotel Contract Tips For Novice Planners

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Let’s take the skill of hotel contract negotiations ; novice planners tend to feel overwhelmed by the nitty-gritty details of hotel contracts and often learn as they go. A room block is a reservation of a certain number of hotel rooms for your attendees to stay in.