Hotels, Restaurants and Leisure


  • Road Warrior Tested: Hilton Los Angeles Airport Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 12:16 PM ET

    "Road Warrior Tested" reviews the Hilton Los Angeles International Airport, a mid-scale property less than a mile from the airport.

  • Las Vegas' McCarran Airport Offers Liquor to Go Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 10:08 AM ET

    Travelers arriving at Las Vegas' McCarran Airport looking to start the party right away can buy liquor to go at a new shop in the baggage claim area.

  • Gary Loveman, Chairman & CEO of Caesars Entertainment, discusses how tax reform will impact charitable giving and estate taxes.

  • Caesar's CEO Fending Off Fiscal Cliff     Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Gary Loveman, Chairman & CEO of Caesars Entertainment, discusses how to fix the nation's growing debt burden.

  • Hotel Guests Face Carbon Monoxide Risk Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 10:49 AM ET

    Carbon monoxide poisoning is a real threat when staying in a hotel with eight reported deaths and 170 sickened since 2010, a USA Today investigation finds.

  • Six Ways to Get Free Wi-Fi When You Travel Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 11:54 AM ET

    Looking to avoid Wi-Fi charges while traveling? Here are six strategies for accessing free Internet service while you're on the road.

  • Marriott Rings in First Anniversary at NYSE     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    Shares of the hotel company are up over 115 percent over the past twelve months. Stephen Weisz, Marriott Vacations Worldwide president & CEO, discusses his company's huge growth spurt since its IPO.

  • Hotels Breaking Negative Spiral: Survey     Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 10:52 AM ET

    Stuart Greif, J.D. Power & Associates, explains how growing demand is improving the outlook in the hotel space.

  • Some NYC Hotels 'Throwing In the Towel'     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 10:50 AM ET

    Kirk Kinsell, IHG Americas president, explain why deteriorating conditions in parts of New York City are causing some big name hotels to close.

  • Hotel Prices Spike, Some Travelers Suspect Price Gouging Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 12:13 PM ET

    Demand for East Coast hotel rooms is spiking, and some travelers charge price gouging in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

  • Marriott's Big Push Into Asia     Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 | 7:43 PM ET

    Simon Cooper, President & MD, Asia Pacific at Marriott International tells CNBC why his firm is taking big strides to boost its standing in Asia.

  • InterContinental Hotels Group Upgrades Mobile Apps Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:57 PM ET

    InterContinental Hotels Group is upgrading its mobile apps to include offers unique to the hotels, where travelers are booked. Get the latest on the enhanced features.

  • Stay Well Rooms Debut at MGM     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 10:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on hotel rooms that are designed to make guests healthier, and discussing whether travelers will pay more to stay in them, with Scott Sibella, MGM Grand president & COO, and Morad Fareed, Delos co-founder.

  • Bed, Bathrobe and Beyond Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 10:59 AM ET

    Many hotels with unique amenities and specialty products offer them for sale in an effort to build loyalty and increase revenue. Are hotels turning into luxury home goods stores?

  • Leven: People & Companies Are Afraid     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 8:57 AM ET

    Fear is permeating through businesses and consumers these days. Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO, says companies and people are afraid, and that "people have to understand the United States economy is the single most important thing in the world economy."

  • The Culture at Goldman Sachs     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 8:41 AM ET

    Discussing Greg Smith's book, "Why I Left Goldman Sachs,' and the culture of Wall Street, with Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO.

  • How Less Taxes Improve the Economy: Leven     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 8:17 AM ET

    Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO, discusses how to improve current tax policies, and create jobs.

  • How to Keep From Going Over the Fiscal Cliff     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 7:39 AM ET

    Discussing how most governments are not confronting their fiscal problems, and why it puts the resort industry in a vulnerable position, with Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO.

  • Top 10 Disruptors Empowering Consumers Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 5:02 PM ET

    Every now and then, a product or business comes along that manages to shift the paradigm, completely reshaping the way consumers interact with goods and services. Such disruption, though, often comes at the expense of established businesses – and even entire industries.

  • US Tops Business Travel Spending, but Not for Long Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 12:35 PM ET

    The U.S. spends the most on business travel, but new data suggests another country will soon lap American road warriors and take the top spot. Find out which one, and why.