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InterContinental Hotels enjoys best growth for two years
Mick McGuire, Bill Ackman's protégé, set up $ 3bn fund Marcato and is now targeting FTSE 100 firm InterContinental Hotels. Marcato, built up a 4pc stake in IHG in May, around the same time the FTSE 100 company spurned a $ 10bn (£6bn) approach from a …
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The Most Popular Hotels for Multimillionaires
Aspiring multi-millionaires wondering what it's like to live an ultra-wealthy lifestyle, can (for several thousand dollars) experience it for themselves, if only for a night, by making a reservation at the preferred hotels of the world's wealthiest …
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HelloTel Is Like Tinder, But For Hotels
By now, you might've heard of Tinder, that dating app where, in about three seconds, you can choose your future uh — soulmate (or simply swipe them away). Well, now there's a new dating app on the market — it's kind of like Tinder, but for hotels …
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Why Do Expensive Hotels Charge for Wi-Fi When Cheaper Hotels Don't?
Check into most relatively inexpensive hotel chains in the U.S. — think Holiday Inn Express or Hilton Garden Inn — and you'll get complimentary Wi-Fi as part of your room rate. Indeed, most travelers expect it, much as they would hot running water or …
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Wyndham Hotel Group plans 120 hotels in Latin America under new regional chief
Travelers to Latin America will soon have more hotel options from the Wyndham Hotel Group. Wyndham group plans to open 120 more hotels in the Latin America and the Caribbean by 2022, nearly doubling its presence in the region, according to its regional …
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Squirm Night Video: Frank Gruber on Hotels vs Residents

Squirm Night Video: Frank Gruber on Hotels vs Residents
Frank Gruber talks about his hotel workers endorsements and how that will or will not effect his representation of residents in the City of Santa Monica. Squirm Night at the Broad Stage on Monday, Oct 13. Squirm Night was a candidates forum presented …
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Chicopee and Holyoke homeless hotel use declines slightly but not enough
Gornstein agreed he was concerned about the high numbers in Chicopee and Holyoke, which came in a close second with 199 families housed in hotels. He pledged to reduce the use of hotels for homeless families in the two cities and agreed to several …
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Nik Patel agrees to sell Rolls Royce, Rolex, hotels, homes

Nik Patel agrees to sell Rolls Royce, Rolex, hotels, homes
Facing criminal charges of fraud and a $ 72 million lawsuit, Orlando businessman Nikesh Patel has agreed to sell five hotels, two multimillion-dollar homes, several luxury brand watches, a Rolls Royce, a Lamborghini, and gold coins. But Patel hasn't …
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Bermuda closes airport and evacuates at least two hotels
Bermuda closed its schools and international airport, as well as suspending all public transportation, including ferries. Authorities on Thursday evacuated two hotels along Bermuda's southern coast, with guests either flying out or being placed in …
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Wanderlust: Chic Hotels That Inspire Hot Master Bedrooms

Wanderlust: Chic Hotels That Inspire Hot Master Bedrooms
Master suites should engage our senses, relax our bodies and rejuvenate our souls among other things! However, generally speaking the master bedroom is the area that we "design last"! It's our sanctuary and should be reclaimed as one. Destination …
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Make your own bed at some hotels and get a reward
That was an easy choice recently for Glenda Oakley, 31, who stayed at a Westin hotel in Charlotte, N.C. When Oakley checked in, she was offered vouchers for hotel services or loyalty points to forego housekeeping – everything from having the bed made …
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Asia Pacific Hotel Development Pipeline For September 2014 Increases to 2365
STR Global The Asia Pacific region reported 2,365 hotels comprising 533,555 rooms Under Contract, according to the September 2014 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report. The Under Contract data includes projects in the In Construction, Final Planning …
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Montage Hotels Breaks Ground on New Gaslamp Hotel, The Pendry
Scheduled to open in 2016, the hotel will have just 36 rooms with only one and two-bedroom suite options. The property, which will not be called Montage, but rather Pendry San Diego, will also have two restaurants, a spa, a rooftop pool, a nightclub …
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Hotels.com reveals Middle Eastern tourists spend most on UK hotel rooms
The report from Hotels.com showed that hotel prices paid by international visitors were on the rise in 2014 compared with 2013, with 32 of the 36 nations analysed paying more in the first six months of the year than in the same time period the previous …
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Hotels, Restaurants and Apartments Could Be Coming to 'M' Districts in
CHATHAM, NJ – Hotels, restaurants and apartments could be permitted in the M-1 and M-3 Districts in Chatham if new zoning ordinances are adopted to coincide with the new Master Plan, which was discussed at the Borough of Chatham Council meeting on …
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13 Hotel Trends We Wish Would Die

13 Hotel Trends We Wish Would Die
… we have to say this? No one wants to watch someone else go to the bathroom. If that were true, then we'd just stand outside of the Meadowlands watching people who've been tailgating too long pee into a bottle instead of spending money on a hotel room.
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The Indian Ocean's most romantic hotels
A romantic retreat should be a break from reality, a chance to live a fantasy life, if only for a week, and the Indian Ocean's hotels offer a spoiling choice of vast villas, often exquisitely furnished and full of new technology, while infinity pools …
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Candidate viewpoint: Let's be fair to Chicopee regarding homeless hotels
This month, 215 homeless families were living in Chicopee budget motels–that's 11% of all homeless families in hotels statewide. Moreover, Chicopee public schools began the year with 250 homeless students, many of whom come from outside Chicopee.
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The legality of hotel overcharges, fees, add-ons and disabling Wi-Fi

The legality of hotel overcharges, fees, add-ons and disabling Wi-Fi
This week we begin a two-part study of the legality of the recent onslaught of disclosed and undisclosed hotel overcharges, fees and add-ons and the interference with and disabling of consumer Wi-Fi networks. As noted in Mayerowitz, Mimicking the …
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Green Is In! Is Your Hotel Prepared? – By Manisha Pathak
According to a survey conducted by Timetric, it is seen that '47% of travelers said it is important for them to stay in green-certified hotels and 7% admitted that green certification is an extremely important factor in their choice of hotel'. (Source …
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BRIEF-Icelandair Hotels will open a new luxury hotel in Reykjavik in 2016
Oct 13 (Reuters) – Icelandair Group hf. * Says Icelandair Hotels reaches an agreement for a new hotel in Reykjavik City Center. * Says Icelandair Hotels, a subsidiary of Icelandair Group, will open a new luxury hotel in center of Reykjavik in the …
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Lake County recycling board used budget for hotels and clothing, report finds

Lake County recycling board used budget for hotels and clothing, report finds
A review of credit card bills shows a Lake County board created to promote recycling has used taxpayer money for hotel stays, a surfboard and Victoria's Secret clothing. The Times in Munster found more than $ 1,300 was charged in 2008 to a district …
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15 Jaw-Dropping Hotels In The Caribbean
Choosing the right hotel is an important part of any successful vacation, but there's something about the Caribbean, more than other parts of the world, that makes you want to find the perfect property. More than 7,000 islands are found in the …
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Tony Hotels and Restaurants Spice Up NoMad
To be sure, there are many hotels that dot the area, including those in Rose Hill and Kips Bay, but many of them are middle-market establishments. Besides the celebrated Ace Hotel New York and the NoMad Hotel farther to the west, there only are a …
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Cocktails Made for Hotels and Airport Clubs

Cocktails Made for Hotels and Airport Clubs
They are also available at Henry, the bar at the brand's Hudson Hotel in New York City, and the Mondrian London, which recently opened. The highly regarded mixologist Ryan Chetiyawardana, known as Mr. Lyan, who is the creative beverage director of …
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Why We're All 'Meh' About Marriott Hotels' New Wireless Chargers
Last week, Marriott Hotels was fined $ 600,000 by the FCC for jamming up guests mobile WiFi hotspots, thus forcing guests to join Marriott's network and pay the ridiculous WiFi fees. This week, Marriott wants to win back some love by announcing that a …
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Pendry Hotel Slated for Downtown San Diego
A new luxury hotel, boasting a rooftop pool, beer hall and two restaurants, broke ground this week right in the middle of the Gaslamp Quarter. Construction crews started Wednesday on Pendry San Diego, a 12-story, 317-room hotel developed by Robert …
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