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Hotel News We Noted: July 13, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: July 13, 2013 Jul 13th, 2013 at 11:00AM: Image Courtesy of Intentions Linens Happy Saturday, hotel fans. It's time for your weekly dose of the wild, wonderful and just plain weird "Hotel News We Noted." It's a big week for hotel news, so we'll jump right into it: Sweet Slumber: An LA-Based Hotelier Designs Her Own Sheets Frette, Sferra, Pratesi. There are many brands of luxury sheets in the hotel industry, but none of these were...

Hotel News We Noted: June 28, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: June 28, 2013 Jun 28th, 2013 at 4:00PM: Image of L'Auberge de Sedona Courtesy of Nick McKeta Greetings from sunny and hot, hot, HOT Sedona, Arizona, "Hotel News We Noted" fans. It's a bit cooler down here on Oak Creek, where I'm currently typing this from the balcony of my cottage at L'Auberge de Sedona. So far, this AAA Four Diamond resort is full of lovely surprises, from the quaint feeding of the ducks each morning to the outdoor...

Hotel News We Noted: First Day of Summer Edition

Hotel News We Noted: First Day of Summer Edition Jun 21st, 2013 at 4:30PM: Capri Palace, a hotel Welcome everyone to the first official day of Summer and, of course, your weekly dose of Hotel News We Noted, where we track the best, the most buzzy and the downright oddest news of the hospitality industry. As always, send us a note or leave a comment below if you have a timely tidbit. Las Vegas, Now Easier to Visit Than Ever MGM Resorts in Las Vegas has really upped...

Hotel News We Noted: May 31, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: May 31, 2013 May 31st, 2013 at 2:00PM: Courtesy of Hilton Hotels It's the last "Hotel News We Noted" of May, and we have lots of news to report. If you're just tuning in, each Friday, "Hotel News We Noted" brings readers the latest, most interesting and downright oddest news of note from the hospitality world. Have a tip or a comment to share? Leave a note below or shoot us an email. Wellness Lovers Unite: Miraval Comes to ......

Hotel News We Noted: May 25, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: May 25, 2013 May 25th, 2013 at 3:00PM: Courtesy of Resorts Casino Hotel Welcome to the long weekend, "Hotel News We Noted" readers. It's time for three days of sun, fun and relaxation – or, in our case, a wedding. But before you jet off (or drive away, as the case may be), we wanted you to have your weekly dose of the best news from in and around the hotel world. As always, send comments, questions and feedback to our...

Hotel News We Noted: May 18, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: May 18, 2013 May 18th, 2013 at 12:00PM: Courtesy of Hotel Pain Dei Palais Are you ready for the weekend, "Hotel News We Noted" readers? We sure are – and we can't believe that it's almost the unofficial start of summer, Memorial Day! This week is jam packed with your usual hotel news, plus a special addition in some of our favorite packages, promotions and last-minute deals for the long weekend. If you're a new fan, "Hotel News...

Hotel News We Noted: May 11, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: May 11, 2013 May 11th, 2013 at 12:00PM: It's the weekend, and you know that that means – it's time for "Hotel News We Noted," your annual wrap up of the best, wackiest and downright odd hotel news of the week. Spring has sprung in the hotel world, and we're seeing tons of openings from major brands and boutique properties alike, as well as a slew of packages, many of which incentivize travelers to book early for summer stays. Time...

Hotel News We Noted: April 26, 2013

Apr 26th, 2013 at 4:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we discuss the best trends, openings and news of note in the industry. We love to hear from you, so please leave comments below or alert us to tips via email. Kimpton Gets Quirky With Wellness Marketing Hotels across the country have jumped on the wellness marketing trend, but Kimpton does it better than most, offering fitness...

Hotel News We Noted: April 19, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: April 19, 2013 Apr 19th, 2013 at 2:00PM: As we bring you this week's "Hotel News We Noted" column, we must first take a moment to share our thoughts with the people in and affected by this week's events in Boston and in West, Texas. If you're joining us for the first time, "Hotel News We Noted" is a weekly column bringing readers the best, oddest and most interesting news of note from the hotel world each week. We welcome reader tips...

Hotel News We Noted: April 13, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: April 13, 2013 Apr 13th, 2013 at 12:00PM: Welcome to spring, "Hotel News We Noted" readers. If you live on the East Coast like we do, you've been experiencing downright balmy weather and it's making us crave summer resort escapes, ocean breezes and open-air roof terraces. Lucky for you, we have lots of that kind of info in this week's column. This week, as always, we round up the best, the worst and the most interesting news in the hotel...

Hotel News We Noted: April 5, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: April 5, 2013 Apr 5th, 2013 at 3:00PM: Hola and buenos tardes from sunny and warm Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, "Hotel News We Noted" readers. This week, as always, we round up the best, the worst and the most interesting news in the hotel industry, tracking resort openings, pampering packages and other reportings from our travels. Stay tuned next week for a special edition, including a full recap of our Cabo exploration. We welcome your...

Hotel News We Noted: March 22, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: March 22, 2013 Mar 22nd, 2013 at 4:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. As always, we welcome your tips, so feel free to leave comments below or send us an email. Hotel Opening: Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown Finally, after what seems like months of waiting, our "Birth of a Hotel" feature property...

Hotel News We Noted: March 16, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: March 16, 2013 Mar 16th, 2013 at 3:00PM: Luck o' the Irish to you, hotel fans. Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. As always, we welcome your tips, so feel free to leave comments below or send us an email. Hotel Opening: The Ritz-Carlton, Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal The 532-room luxury resort is the first...

Hotel News We Noted: March 8, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: March 8, 2013 Mar 8th, 2013 at 4:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. The hotel world has been buzzing this winter with new and planned openings, extreme amenities and packages galore. Here's our take on what you need to know this week: ...

Hotel News We Noted: February 22, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: February 22, 2013 Feb 22nd, 2013 at 4:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. The hotel world has been buzzing this winter with new and planned openings, extreme amenities and packages galore. Here's our take on what you need to know this week: ...

Hotel News We Noted: February 16, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: February 16, 2013 Feb 16th, 2013 at 9:00AM: It's that time again. We spent the week rounding up the world's best places to go over the top for your love, but now Valentine's Day is over and we're back to tracking the best news in the hotel world, price not a factor. Here's this week's "Hotel News We Noted": Get the Travel Bug: Tweet To Win Relais & Châteaux's "Winter Scene Around the World" Twitter contest runs through...

Hotel News We Noted: February 9, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: February 9, 2013 Feb 9th, 2013 at 10:00AM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. It's Valentine's Day: Kindle The Romance With One of Travel's Richest Names We've been tracking all things over-the-top this Valentine's Day in an ongoing series, but we...

Hotel News We Noted: February 3, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: February 3, 2013 Feb 3rd, 2013 at 1:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. Welcome to February, friends. We're feeling full of romance this month (have you checked out our series on over-the-top Valentine's Day packages?) and of course, full of...

Hotel News We Noted: January 25, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: January 25, 2013 Jan 25th, 2013 at 3:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. News of Note: Hotel Industry Rebounding Good news for the hotel industry, although perhaps not so great news for consumers seeking a deal. Early reporting from Smith...

Hotel News We Noted: January 18, 2013

Hotel News We Noted: January 18, 2013 Jan 18th, 2013 at 4:00PM: Welcome to this week's edition of "Hotel News We Noted," where we round up the week's best, most interesting and just downright odd news of note in the hospitality world. Have a tip? Send us a note or leave a comment below. Hotels to Spot the Celebs: Washington, DC's Hottest Inaugural Lobbies It's officially here: Washington is celebrating its 57th Presidential Inauguration on Monday,...

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