Crowne Plaza® Arrives in Puebla, Mexico

IHG’s first hotel in Mexico to open under the Crowne Plaza Accelerate Plan, featuring the innovative WorkLife guestroom with enhanced design elements for the Modern Business Traveler. July 21, 2017 – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 155-room Crowne Plaza® Puebla hotel, marking the brand’s arrival to this…

Colt Ford Rocks the Red Rock Country with First Diamond Resorts Concert Series Performance in Sedona

July 21, 2017 – Diamond Resorts International®, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, delivered a new Events of a Lifetime® experience to members, owners and guests on July 18 with a private concert by country music star and Diamond Resorts Ambassador Colt Ford in Sedona, Arizona. The exclusive, intimate show was…

23 Aqua-Aston Hospitality Hotels Receive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

July 20, 2017 – Aqua-Aston Hospitality announced that TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel site, awarded 23 of its managed properties the 2017 Certificate of Excellence, including nine on Oahu, five on Maui, three on Kauai, four on Hawaii Island and two in Florida. Founded in 2010, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great…

Washington Marriott Wardman Park Provides Amnesty for Return of “Lost” Hotel Memorabilia – No Questions Asked!

July 20, 2017 – Celebrating its centennial next year, the Washington Marriott Wardman Park has been host to many political meetings, glamorous weddings, esteemed social galas and important moments in American history.  Since opening in 1918, memories have been made here and perhaps, a hotel guest or two has taken a memento – a little…

Don’t Miss Out: Plan Your Summer 2018 Vacation Now

Eight Reasons Why your Next Summer Vacation should be Sailing on an MSC Cruises’ ship July 20, 2017 –  Sailing to nearly 200 destinations around the world, MSC Cruises — the Swiss-based world’s largest privately-owned cruise line and market leader in Europe and South America — offers a myriad of unique experiences for summer 2018, providing guests an opportunity to make their…

Lee Brice Thrills Diamond Resorts Members During Concert Series Performance in Las Vegas

Diamond Resorts members met the country music star through Events of a Lifetime® July 20, 2017 – Diamond Resorts International®, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, provided members a chance to get up close and personal with Grammy-nominated country music singer and songwriter Lee Brice in Las Vegas on July 17…

Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo Joins Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ LVX Collection

July 20, 2017 – Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko‘s iconic five-star flagship property, announced its partnership with Preferred Hotels & Resorts –the world’s largest independent hotel brand that represents more than 650 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries. Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo will be the newest experience in Japan within its LVX Collection,…

Hilton Grand Vacations and Blackstone Form Joint Venture to Purchase Elara, One of the World’s Largest Timeshare Resorts

Acquisition expected to be accretive in 2017 to Total Adjusted EBITDA and EPS July 20, 2017 – Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE: HGV) (“HGV” or “the company”) announces the formation of a joint venture with affiliates of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII L.P., which purchased Elara, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club. With 1,201 units, Elara is one of…

VO-CON: “Not your typical vacation ownership conference”

Keynote Speakers and Networking Venues Will Promote Networking at a Whole New Level July 20, 2017 –The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA)   . Vacation Ownership Conference, VO-Con, promises to take networking to a new level with innovative venues and activities for networking and Key Note speakers outside the realm of traditional vacation ownership conferences. VO-Con 2017, is scheduled for…