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    MGM Resorts’ cyberattack headache continues as regulators launch investigations

    The company said it could face fines in connection with regulatory inquiries stemming from the social engineering attack.

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    Accor posts record 2023 results, continues US luxury and lifestyle push

    The French hotel company posted EBITDA of over 1 billion euros for the first time in its history, with its premium, midscale and economy brands driving RevPAR growth globally.

  • Swinerton is the general contractor for the development of The Chambray Hotel near Atlanta.
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    $30M boutique hotel underway in Atlanta suburb

    The Chambray Hotel, a JdV by Hyatt property, joins the long list of hotel projects in development in the rapidly expanding metropolitan area.

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    Luxury hotels, CoStar sued over price-fixing ‘scheme’

    Plaintiffs claim Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt and others conspired with CoStar subsidiary STR in an “unlawful” information exchange that drove inflated room rates in top U.S. markets.

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    Hyatt forecasts continued RevPAR, portfolio growth in 2024

    Following a year of solid results, the hotel company will continue to expand its record pipeline as travel demand, particularly group, remains strong.

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    Maui wildfires negatively affect Marriott Vacations Worldwide Q4 results

    Vacation ownership sales declined when compared to the same quarter of 2022, which the company attributes to August wildfires and “a challenging year.”

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    IHG midscale conversion brand Garner expands globally

    The brand, launched under a year ago, opened two additional U.S. hotels and announced signings in Osaka, Japan.

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    After historic highs in 2023, NYC RevPAR will continue to grow: JLL

    The city’s hotels could gain up to $380 million in revenue this year following Local Law 18’s crackdown on short-term rentals.

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    Choice Hotels opens California Cambria amid upscale push

    The hotel company is ramping up investment in its upscale brands to differentiate itself as a competitor in the segment, including with the opening of Cambria Hotel Burbank Airport.

  • The outside of the Garner Auburn – Seattle on a sunny day.
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    IHG posts RevPAR, portfolio gains for full-year 2023

    Hotel conversions, making up a significant portion of the company’s openings and signings in the year, will continue to drive portfolio growth alongside luxury and lifestyle deals. 

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    Hyatt announces new Americas leadership, regional restructuring

    The hotel company has created two subregions to further drive performance in the Americas, led by Susan Santiago and Gabriel Felip.

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    Despite Q4 declines, Caesars remains optimistic about Las Vegas

    The hotel company experienced “one-time” headwinds that negatively impacted results in the quarter, but heightened group demand and a robust events calendar in Vegas hold promise.

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    Marriott Bonvoy joins March Madness craze to celebrate game-day rituals

    The hotel chain is pushing its loyalty platform through digital and linear spots in hopes of winning consumers as they map out their travel plans. 

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    Choice Hotels posts record performance amid pursuit to acquire Wyndham

    Choice President and CEO Patrick Pacious said full-year revenue and portfolio growth support the company's plans to buy Wyndham.

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    Las Vegas hotels see record-breaking ADR from Super Bowl LVIII: CoStar

    With hotel rates far higher than originally predicted, the city surpassed Miami’s 2020 record Super Bowl weekend ADR by 33%.

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    Q4 hotel RevPAR declined by 1.9%: CBRE

    Demand for alternative lodging and outbound international travel contributed to the decline, though inbound travel is expected to boost hotel occupancies in 2024.

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    Hyatt unveils Thompson Houston amid luxury lifestyle push

    The opening comes on the heels of record pipeline growth for Hyatt, which plans to open other Thompson hotels across the U.S. later this year.

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    LA Grand Hotel employees strike against ‘untenable’ workplace conditions

    The union workers are the latest in Southern California to walk off the job seeking higher wages and safer working conditions.

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    Wyndham posts record growth despite ‘distraction’ from Choice bid

    Wyndham saw record organic rooms growth and pipeline expansion in the fourth quarter following Choice Hotels’ “unsolicited” public acquisition offer in October.

  • The second Tempo by Hilton hotel has opened in Nashville.
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    Second Tempo by Hilton hotel opens in Nashville

    The property is part of Hilton’s expansion in the burgeoning lifestyle space.

  • A rendering of Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center.
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    Loews Hotels opens $550M resort, convention destination near Dallas

    The Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center will cater to increasing group demand, particularly from sports and entertainment tourists visiting two nearby stadiums.

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    Las Vegas’ ‘strength and resiliency’ drive Q4 growth for MGM Resorts

    Following a cybersecurity issue and looming worker strikes that impacted the company in Q3, MGM posted strong performance growth to close 2023.

  • A rendering of a LivAway Suites hotel.
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    LivAway Suites expands as infrastructure spending boosts extended stay demand

    The brand’s latest hotel groundbreaking in Dewitt, New York, is poised to benefit from a nearby $100 billion factory project, the result of a passed infrastructure spending package.

  • A rendering of the new prototype for Extended Stay America's Simply Suites.
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    Extended Stay America breaks ground on new Select Suites prototype

    The property in Wildwood, Florida, uses a smaller footprint to maximize “financial efficiency” for franchisees.

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    Marriott CEO touts new midscale brand amid segment push

    After entering the midscale segment in the U.S. and Canada in 2023, the hotel company plans to continue growth in the space with groundbreakings on StudioRes and a looming brand launch.