Three Chicago Hotels to Know About Right Now

Three Chicago Hotels to Know About Right Now
Because hotels want to go to there, badly,” writes Hotel Chatter of last Wednesday's announcement that an Ace Hotel is coming to Chicago, the latest to join the city's hotly anticipated hotel list. Also on Wednesday, a new website at last revealed what …
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Columbia EDC targets vacant hotels for revitalization
The Columbia Economic Development Corp., hoping to add to the borough's ongoing revitalization, intends to rejuvenate two vacant downtown landmarks. The Columbia EDC has bought the Hotel Locust and Hotel Columbia sites for $ 150,000. The nonprofit …
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Here's The Code…for SLS Hotels' New Loyalty Program

Here's The Code…for SLS Hotels' New Loyalty Program
At long last, SBE, parent company of nightclubs, restaurants and SLS Hotels has FINALLY introduced its new loyalty program. And boy, is this long overdue. We've been waiting for this since July 2011 when the existing program, SBE Preferred, stopped …
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Reno-Tahoe hotels got a big boost from special events
An awesome August for lodging business continued into a splendid September across Reno-Sparks with a 3.4 percent rise in the average room rate over a year earlier, according to a report Thursday. Data from the Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors …
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A Hotel Room of One's Own
I was once sitting next to Joan Didion, one of the great American writers, when she told me she was worrying about a forthcoming trip to Hollywood, where some organizer had arranged for her to stay at the Beverly Hills Hotel. “I don't know what to do …
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Starwood Hotels & Resorts sells The St. Regis in Rome
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has sold The St. Regis Rome to subsidiaries of Constellation Hotels Holding for $ 150.7 million, but will remain involved in the property, continuing to operate the hotel under the St. Regis brand flag as part of a …
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Pan Pacific Hotels Group extends China footprint with the opening of Pan
Singapore — Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the opening of the 319-unit Pan Pacific Tianjin in China. This is the fifth "Pan Pacific" in China after four other "Pan Pacific" hotels and serviced suites in Xiamen, Suzhou and Ningbo, marking the …
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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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