Today on World Hotel Network


Marriott opens first JW Marriott branded property in Caribbean
01 September, 2014 Marriott International has opened a new property in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, the first JW Marriott in the region outside of Mexico.
  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts expands presence in Thailand
    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has said that its Sheraton brand will continue to expand its footprint in Thailand with the signing of Sheraton Samui Resort in Koh Samui, Thailand's second largest island after Phuket.


Shangri-la Rasa Ria Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
15 February, 2012 The heady smell of exotic flowers is integral to this tropical paradise resort
  • Brooklands Hotel Weybridge, Surrey
    The racing cars have long fallen silent and the track has all but disappeared, but Brooklands lives on in inspired interiors and architecture designed to be iconic in their own right
  • GombitHotel Bergamo, Italy
    A showcase for the work of local artists and a design statement for the historic city of Bergamo by utilising its ancient watchtower, this boutique hotel mixes the very old with the best of the new
  • 25hours Hotel, Vienna
    Vienna’s tradition for the sensational and the surreal is alive and well in the Circusstyle interiors of a new hotel
  • Viceroy Maldives
    Beach meets romance, intrigue and reflection at the hands of New York-based interiors specialist Yabu Pushelberg on a paradise Island in the Maldives


Premier Inn
05 March, 2012 Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) and Premier Inn, the UK-based hotel brand, have broken ground on a new Premier Inn at Abu Dhabi International Airport, UAE.
  • New Park Hyatt hotel in Bangkok
    Hyatt Hotels Corporation, a multinational luxury hotel operator, plans to build a new Park Hyatt branded hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Habtoor Palace Hotel
    UAE-based construction company Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) has secured a contract valued at $515 million from Al Habtoor Group for the construction of a new hotel at Dubai, UAE.


The Game Has Changed: A New Paradigm for Stakeholder Engagement
Cornell University The paper says that in the hospitality businesses, customers, sales partners and employees are looking for relationships with organisations that align with their individual values.