LAGUNA BEACH, California— An exceedingly opulent seaside resort in Southern California has sold for an eye-popping $360 million. That price tag for the Montage Laguna Beach— which comes to $1.4 million per room— "shattered the price barrier for California hotels by a wide margin," hotel consultant Alan Reay of Atlas Hospitality tells the Los Angeles Times on...» Read More
The Blackstone Group plans to reduce its ownership in SeaWorld to 25 percent. In December it was as high as 63 percent.
Arnold Donald, Carnival CEO, discusses the new innovations his company is employing to drive demand and increase guest experience. Donald also weighs in on Carnival's first quarter earnings beat.
The museum at the site of the World Trade Center will open to the public in May, officials announced today.
SeaWorld on Friday kicks off a series of events to mark its 50th anniversary, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.
The captain of Cunard's 151,200-ton ocean liner agreed to a rather unusual photo shoot off the coast of Bali.
In observation of Thursday's International Day of Happiness, designated by the United Nations, we are asking: which makes you happier, wealth or well-being?
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Nightlife proprietor Scott Gerber, Gerber Group Principal and CEO, discusses the opening of his new rooftop bar at the Viceroy Hotel in New York City. Gerber also weighs in on spirits versus beer.
With admission to some amusement parks hovering around $100 per person, some families are considering other options.
About half a million Americans legally travel to Cuba every year, and tour professionals are hopeful that policies may change to allow more.
Why should Corporate America support the gay community? It can't afford not to, says Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson.
As lending options returned last year, hotel companies have ramped up construction, including Best Western, which is aiming for a more upscale market.
Choice Hotels president & CEO Stephen Joyce discusses its strong year thus far in 2014, and how bad weather impacts its business.
Discussing economic optimism, and the outlook on U.S. growth, with Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson.
Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson explains why the hotel saw a decline in profits and revenue, and is accelerating its buyback.
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Tim Boyd, Founder & CEO of Peak Resorts, and Bill Benneyan, Mountain Creek Resort president explain how ski resorts are cashing in on this winter's brutal weather.
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Winter travel is up, especially among people booking near-term trips to warm-weather destinations.
Customers at 14 hotels in eight states will get free credit monitoring for a year after a data breach.