Hotels Resorts and Cruise Lines


  • Our Own Versailles   Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:53 PM ET
    The Bravo reality show Queen of Versailles with Jackie and David Siegel

    David and Jackie Siegel are rebuilding their American dream — 23 bathrooms and 13 bedrooms at a time.

  • Hotel Guests Can Still Order Food in Their PJs Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 7:01 AM ET

    The demise of room service may be exaggerated. Hungry travelers still have plenty of options for in-room eating, including hotel grab-and-go items and free local restaurant delivery.

  • New Ways to Make Money in Travel   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:40 PM ET
    New Ways to Make Money in Travel

    Ben Mutzabaugh, USA Today travel reporter, discusses how the industry is finding innovative ways to increase its profits.

  • Cutting Room Service   Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 2:27 PM ET
    Cutting Room Service

    One big hotel chain is dropping room service, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Talking Numbers: Which Cruise Line Is a Buy?   Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 3:30 PM ET
    Talking Numbers: Which Cruise Line Is a Buy?

    Discussing whether Royal Caribbean or Carnival is a better buy, with Steve Cortes, Veracruz TJM, and Carter Worth, Oppenheimer.

  • Fire Aboard a Royal Caribbean Ship   Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 3:24 PM ET
    Fire Aboard a Royal Caribbean Ship

    NBC's Mark Potter reports on the fire that broke out on a Royal Caribbean cruise.

  • Another Cruise, Another Big Mess   Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 2:24 PM ET
    Another Cruise, Another Big Mess

    A Royal Caribbean cruise was cut short after a fire broke out on board, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Power Rundown: Stronger Housing Data   Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:52 PM ET
    Power Rundown: Stronger Housing Data

    New housing data shows prices in 20 cities rose at the fastest rate since 2006. CNBC's Cindy Perman and Robert Frank discuss.

  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Fire   Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:24 PM ET
    Royal Caribbean Cruise Fire

    The Royal Caribbean is arranging flights for all 2,224 passengers aboard the "Grandeur of the Seas" after a fire broke out on board, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Rough Seas For Carnival   Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    Rough Seas For Carnival

    After a string of high profile problems, Carnival's issuing its second profit warning in 2 months, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • It's a Trip: This Week in the Travel Industry Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 3:27 PM ET
    Norwegian Cruise Lines Breakaway

    On the first episode of CNBC.com's "It's a Trip," the Norwegian Cruise Lines CEO talks about the most exclusive areas of their newest ship, the Breakaway.

  • How Small Luxury Hotels Are Thriving   Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:51 AM ET
    How Small Luxury Hotels Are Thriving

    Paul Kerr, Small Luxury Hotels of the World CEO, explains how his company is profiting by offering guests a unique experience not found at the larger hotels and resorts.

  • Norwegian Shows Off Their Newest Ship   Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Cruise Like a Celebrity Aboard NCL's Newest Ship

    On the first episode of CNBC.com's "It's a Trip," Simon Hobbs speaks with the CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line, Kevin Sheehan about the most exclusive areas of the company's newest ship, the Norwegian Breakaway.

  • Norwegian Cruise CEO: 'Breakaway' Built For Success

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Norwegian Cruise CEO Kevin Sheehan about better than expected Q1 profit, and how he plans to keep profit moving forward.

  • Inside Norwegian's Breakway   Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 1:27 PM ET
    Inside Norwegian's Breakway

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes you inside Norwegian Cruise Line's new $900 million "Breakaway." (2:06)

  • Norwegian Cruise Lines Beats Forecasts   Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 1:10 PM ET
    Norwegian Cruise Lines Beats Forecasts

    Norwegian Cruise Lines is up 70 percent this year, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Budget Cuts Puts Spotlight on Travel   Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    Budget Cuts Puts Spotlight on Travel

    Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, discusses the latest details on FAA furloughs and flight delays. And, Stephen Joyce, Choice Hotels, weighs in on its impact on the hotel industry. Meanwhile, CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the update on which airports are hit the hardest.

  • 'Sin City's' Strong Recovery to Continue: MGM CEO Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    The recovery in Las Vegas is on solid footing and is set to outpace the rest of the country, MGM International CEO James Murren said.

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises With New Quantum Class   Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 10:27 AM ET
    Royal Caribbean Cruises With New Quantum Class

    Adam Goldstein, President & CEO of Royal Caribbean International, explains how negative headlines have impacted the cruise industry and discusses the launch of a new class of ship called Quantum Class.

  • High Seas, High Risk?   Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    High Seas, High Risk?

    It's been a rough year for the cruise line industry. Discussing how recent bad news is impacting consumers' choice to cruise, with the "Power Lunch" crew and Business Insider's Henry Blodget.