Feb 4- Real estate investment trust Hersha Hospitality Trust said it would sell seven hotels in Manhattan for $571.4 million to a joint venture it is setting up with China's Cindat Capital Management Ltd.. The hotels include the Holiday Inn Express Times Square, the Candlewood Suites Times Square, the Hampton Inn Chelsea and the Holiday Inn Wall Street.» Read More
Mom-and-pop nudist resorts are folding while larger more luxurious options are thriving, The Economist reports.
Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.
Arne Sorenson, Marriott International CEO & president, discusses Marriott's deal to add Atlantis on Paradise Island in the Bahamas to its portfolio.
Fluffy pillows might make hotel guests feel welcome, but sometimes face time with a pet is what a road warrior might be craving.
Girish Jhunjhnuwala, Founder & CEO of Ovolo Hotels, says its hotel's location in the southern part of Hong Kong resembles "hip areas" like New York's Meatpacking District and London's Shoreditch.
Hotel and air rates in many destinations are either flat or lower than 2013, but July 4 travel is up for a third year in a row.
An app-only booking company has added keyless room entry and mobile check-in features for hotel guests.
Intercontinental Hotels' board rejected a merger offer in May, Sky News reports.
U.S. airlines collected $790 million in bag fees in the first quarter of 2013.
The ex-wife of energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens has become a Nevada hotelier, offering tipis with butler service, from $1,000 a night.
Competition to secure a private plane for the World Cup is heating up as Brazilian airports fill up.
The economy in Sin City continues to move away from gaming since the worst days of the Great Recession.
Blackstone is trimming its stake in Hilton Worldwide, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
As travel rebounds, second-tier U.S. cities, looking to grow arrivals and receipts, are wooing both developers and travelers—even overseas.
Carnival's new CEO made a career at Monsanto overseeing Roundup weed killer and later led a company manufacturing the artificial sweetener Equal.
A field of 25 bidders has been narrowed to a final few who want to buy a Times Square hotel infamous for winning a dubious "dirty" honor.
At The Cosmopolitan, poolside revelers can get bottle-service via drone. What could go wrong?
The prototype for the Empire State Building will turn into a hotel and luxury apartments next year.
The oceanfront resort made famous in "Some Like it Hot" has sold in a deal that values its rooms in excess of $1 million each.
HomeAway COO Brent Bellm, discusses the vacation rental industry and the competition with hotels, and whether he's worried about regulation in the industry.