To help travelers identify the most popular and trending cities this year both domestically and internationally Hotels.com has released data from its Hotel Price Index (HPI®) that highlights the most popular destinations of 2014.
According to the App Overlap Report Series published by the Strategy Analytics - Travel Analytics - service, only 20% of those that use airline applications also use hotel applications leading to bifurcated trip planning.
During the 9th annual HR in Hospitality Conference, being held March 16-18, 2015 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, nearly one-fifth of the program will contain principal experts from Cornell University. Providing guidance tailored to the challenges faced by human resource professionals in the hospitality industry, the conference will equip attendees with actionable tips, innovative ideas, and practical solutions and guidelines for navigating the industry's changing landscape.
Strong December results contributed to a great year for the UK hotel industry with gross operating profit per available room (GOPPAR) showing growth for London and the UK Provinces compared to 2013. South West hoteliers brought their share to the nations success with GOPPAR increasing by 9.0% in 2014, according to the latest data from HotStats.
The U.S. hotel industry recorded positive results in the three key performance measurements during the week of 11-17 January 2015, according to data from STR, Inc.
Dubais four and five star hotels maintained strong performance levels during the month of December with revenue per available room (RevPAR) increasing by 2.2% to US$308.26, according to the latest HotStats data. The growth in rooms revenue was driven by a marginal growth in average room rate (ARR) which rose by 0.4% to US$375.11, coupled with a 1.4 percentage point increase in occupancy to 82.2%.
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