*Blackstone not selling shares; to retain 76.2 pct stake. Dec 2- Hilton Worldwide Inc said its initial public offering would raise up to $2.37 billion in the biggest-ever hotel IPO, more than doubling Blackstone Group's investment. Blackstone has invested about $6.8 billion in Hilton and its 76.2 percent stake after the IPO will be worth up to $15.7 billion.» Read More
How are travel stocks faring amid fiscal cliff concerns, and the holiday season, with Jake Fuller, Lazard Capital Markets
As ancient doomsday predictions draw near, hotels and restaurants are launching tongue-in-cheek promotions to profit from the fiery apocalypse forecasts surrounding Dec. 21, one Mayan Calendar's end date.
Finding the best deals and discounts on your hotel stay can be a challenge, but an industry insider reveals the science behind hotel pricing.
As one Marriott executive said, the hotel chain operator had "lost its mojo." Learn how the company is going to great lengths to get it back.
The FTC on Wednesday warned hotel operators they should disclose all fees a consumer is required to pay when checking into a hotel.
"Luxury has returned very strongly," said John Vanderslice, Hilton Worldwide Luxury & Lifestyle head, explaining how his company plans to expand growth by catering to luxury consumers and personalize travel.
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.
Demand for East Coast hotel rooms is spiking, and some travelers charge price gouging in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Atlantic City was pummeled by Hurricane Sandy on Monday, and the full damage to the Jersey Shore gambling capital is still being assessed. As New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told reporters at a press conference Tuesday, the "level of devastation at the New Jersey Shore is unthinkable."
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.
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?
Signs are pointing to a slow rebound in luxury travel, even for businesses. See where hotel properties are expanding.
While the U.S. real estate market is still struggling to rebound, things are picking up fast in Mexico. Here's where the action is.
Citi is commenting on cruise lines this morning, saying "based on our checks, cruise trends have improved over the last month," with Ed Ponsi, Barchetta Capital Management.
Tim Hansing, CEO of Red Planet Hotels says that the low-cost hotel model is set to expand massively.
The vessel will open as the centrepiece of an entertainment village, including a maritime museum, in Port Rashid, where it has been berthed since it was retired from service in 2008.
Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman & president, weighs in on making money in housing; the "unfair" recall election of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker; the issue of President Obama's birthplace; and Friday's weak jobs numbers.
Comfort Inn is on a mission to improve customer satisfaction and be more competitive. Upgrades to furniture, fixtures, equipment and check-in areas are underway.
Anthony Melchiorri hosts "Hotel Impossible," a new show on the Travel Channel, and shares how to find a great hotel and what to expect — and sometimes demand — from it.
Weighing in on how travel and leisure stocks are faring around the world, with Jake Fuller, Lazard Capital Markets analyst. U.S. travel is strong and European travel is weakening, he says.