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Las Vegas ranks last in the USA on hotel quality

Hotels in Las Vegas are the worst rated in the United States according to a recent survey from TravelMag.com. The online travel magazine compared 30 main U.S. destinations based on the reviews their hotels have received over the past 12 months. Specifically, the survey encompasses all 3- and 4-star hotel ratings posted by guests after their stay on the hotel booking site Expedia. TravelMag.com then categori ...

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eforea: spa at Hilton Queenstown appoints spa manager

eforea: spa at Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa gains an experienced hand in the management of its affairs with the hiring of Karen Savery as its new spa manager. Savery slips into her new position with a wealth of experience from the wellness industry, having worked the past eight years at Millbrook Resort in Arrowtown. A resident of Queenstown for close to a decade, Savery brings with her an intimate kn ...

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Greek beaches recognised with new Blue Flags

Surpassing last year’s tally and proving that Greece’s stunning shores have higher standards of water quality, safety, services, environmental education and management than ever before, Greece has been awarded Blue Flags for 408 beaches and ten marinas by eco-management body the Foundation for Environmental Education. Earning the second highest number of flags of the 51 countries partaking in the programme ...

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Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa signs up for Global Champions Tour

Cannes, France is reputed internationally for its film festival, but the Global Champions Tour is almost as popular with show jumping fans in the region. For the very first time this year, Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa will participate in this highly prestigious event. The glamorous equestrian competition will be held from June 12th-14th, and will be attended by stars and celebrities from across Europe. ...

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SYMPHONY STYLE HOTEL RETAINS SIX SENSES SPA AS OPERATOR OF CHOICE IN KUWAIT

Exciting changes are underway at Symphony Style Hotel in Kuwait as Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group rebrands the former Missoni hotel as a Quorvus Collection property.  Six Senses Spa continues to operate as preferred spa operator in the hotel which includes 169 guest rooms and suites. Six Senses Spa is conveniently located on the second floor of the hotel. The spa has 13 treatment rooms which include two hammam ...

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World Travel Awards heads to Nigeria for Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony

World Travel Awards has revealed it will stage its prestigious Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2014 in Abuja, Nigeria, on September 5th. The sumptuous Transcorp Hilton Abuja will host the event, which will welcome hundreds of industry leaders to the Nigerian capital. The Gala Ceremony will celebrate excellence in travel, tourism and hospitality in the Africa & Indian Ocean regions with industry ...

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Dusit International launches new website

Boasting a refreshed new look and feel, Dusit International has launched its updated proprietary website.  In an effort to boost user engagement and refresh its online presence, Dusit International has revamped its website, complete with a more user-friendly design and easier navigation system. “Direct online bookings via dusit.com have grown over 250 per cent year-on-year in quarter one of 2014,” explained ...

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Supranational Hotels launch new internet booking engine

Supranational Hotels, the leading provider of hotel distribution technology and sales and marketing representation, has officially launched its new Internet Booking Engine (IBE) after a successful trial period with existing hotel members. The all-new IBE has been redeveloped to provide a more user-friendly experience. With multi-language rich content and a multi-currency booking tool the IBE links seamlessl ...

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Successful start to 2014 season on Columbia River for American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines announced today that Queen of the West’s 2014 season on the Columbia and Snake Rivers is off to a successful start. Currently on its third sailing of the year, the 120-passenger paddlewheeler has 31 more sailings scheduled through November. Prior to entering service again, Queen of the West received numerous upgrades, which include elegant new dining room furniture, a new bar in the Pa ...

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Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa

Carlson Rezidor has reinforced its presence in Tunisia with the signing of two hotels, the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Sousse and the Radisson Blu Pearl Resort, Sousse. Both are existing properties now undergoing full renovation and transformation before re-opening under the Radisson Blu flag in quarter two of 2016. “We are delighted to further strengthen our portfolio in Tunisia where we are already pre ...

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