Charlie Baker is backing off his support of a plan to require online lodging services such as Airbnb to pay the same taxes as hotels and motels just days after he said levying the tax was necessary. On Thursday, Baker said during his monthly "Ask the Governor" segment on WGBH-FM that he would sign a proposal to apply the hotel tax to services such as San Francisco-... » Read More
Despite its global expansion plans, Guy Heywood, COO of Alila Hotels and Resorts, says it is important for the boutique hotel group to stay "smallish and intimate."
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from China's Hubei province where a search and rescue operation is underway on a section of the Yangtze river.
Divers on Tuesday pulled three people alive from inside an overturned cruise ship and searched for other survivors.
Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotel, discusses the state of hospitality in an exclusive interview with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
CEO Christopher Nassetta says Hilton Worldwide is seriously considering spinning off its $13 billion in properties into a real estate investment trust.
Stephanie Chai, founder and CEO of TheLuxeNomad, says the Singapore-based travel start-up curates the luxury villa market to offer a different experience for travelers.
Dollar strength could put a dent in hotel profits if foreign travelers rule out a U.S. trip, Jonathan Tisch tells CNBC.
A Norwegian Cruise Line ship ran aground on a reef after leaving Bermuda but no one was injured and the vessel was later floated off at high tide.
Jonathan Galaviz, partner at Global Market Advisors, says the opening of a Nobu Hotel in the City of Dreams Manila is a great idea, but in the long run, the brand management of Nobu will be key.
Lawrence Ho, CEO and chairman of Melco International and James Packer, chairman of Crown Resorts, outline their expectations for when the City of Dreams Manila could become profitable.
Sky-high ticket prices and hotel room rates are starting to come down, though they remain inflated beyond anything Vegas has ever seen.
Arne Sorenson, Marriott CEO, discusses the state of international travel to the U.S., and whether Starwood should get bought.
While the mainland market is growing, Crystal Cruises will not focus specifically on Chinese guests or guests departing from China, says president and COO Edie Rodriguez.
CNBC's Susan Li travels to the British capital in this episode of "First Class" and checks in at the most luxurious hotels in town.
Sir David M C Michels, chairman at Michels & Taylor and London & Capital, talks about launching a new hotel fund.
Holidaymakers eyeing a trip to Asia this year now have an additional reason to start booking: Cheap hotel deals.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer looks at what Carnival Cruise Lines is bouncing back from. The stock is up nearly 30 percent over the past year.
Rob Katz, chairman and CEO of Vail Resorts, explains why the U.S.-based ski resort operator is acquiring Australia's Perisher Ski Resort.
Michael Bayley, president & CEO at Royal Caribbean International, says the company is seeing good growth out of the mainland, driven partly by younger Chinese passengers.
Following years of double-digit growth, Asia's cruise industry is set for a "record-breaking year" in 2015, thanks to booming demand from Chinese holidaymakers, a new report shows.