Hotels, hires and offers, offers, offers !! – Commercial Observer

In 1999, the Ace Hotel was a former flophouse in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood that the late Alex Calderwood and two friends saw possibilities in. Twenty-two years later, it’s a global, creative, hipster, culinary hospitality phenomenon with outposts in Palm Springs, Downtown LA, London, Nomad … and downtown Brooklyn! Commercial Observer got a glimpse of the 13-story, 287-room Stonehill Taylor-designed hotel ...

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Long-time MACS Leader Busco Appointed Director of MHS | Education

MEXICO – A familiar face from Mexico High School (MHS) has been chosen to lead the historic institution as principal after 18 years in the district. James Busco, who most recently served as the high school’s deputy principal for 11 years, was announced as principal just before the start of the school year, having been acting principal of MHS since ...

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A grain of salt and H2O hospitality give you 2.5-star happiness

A few days ago H2O Hospitality announced to have obtained $ 30 million in Series C funding in order to help hotels evolve digitally. With the coronavirus pandemic disrupting the industry, H20 Hospitality is stepping up its game for automate front-end hotel and banking processes. Here’s our scoop and a quick review of this well-funded hotel tech startup. The Startup ...

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Pembrokeshire hotel slammed as it introduces £ 200 membership fee

An iconic Welsh hotel has defended its decision to introduce a £ 200 membership fee after it was inundated by social media users seeking to take sunset photos from its clifftop bar. The Druidstone Hotel, perched on a secluded Pembrokeshire cliff, is a favorite spot for visiting holidaymakers looking for sunset drinks and selfies on the terrace. With its west-facing ...

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Windsor Casino deserves a fair and open hearing

The biggest surprise in Sonoma County last week wasn’t District Attorney Jill Ravitch crushing a recall or even the stark similarity between a Santa Rosa artist’s “Tax the Rich” creation and a dress worn by a celebrity congressman at a company gala in New York City. . Rather, it was the Koi Nation that unveiled plans for a resort and ...

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Afghan refugees to be accommodated in a hotel in Devon

A number of Afghan families are to be accommodated temporarily in a hotel in Exmouth. Bridging housing is a temporary measure until individuals and families find long-term permanent housing in locations across the country. Up to 15 families are expected to move into temporary accommodation over the coming week, made up of individual adults and families with young children. They ...

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Lancashire hotels that rebounded from Covid to welcome 14,000 guests

Two Lancashire hotels have rebounded since reopening after the lockdown – having served more than 9,000 breakfasts while catering to 14,000 guests. With the pandemic putting hotels at risk of permanent closure last year, a bumper summer season since reopening in May has seen both hotels – Liberty’s in Blackpool and the Strathmore Hotel in Morecambe strengthen. Thinking back to ...

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A 1911 motoring adventure that spanned Mableton and Austell

I looked through the first articles I wrote here, when the Cobb County Courier was known by its original name: River Edges. These articles which are quite interesting that I have developed and updated. I think this one is a real gem, about a woman who took a trip from downtown Atlanta to what at the time was a resort ...

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University leads the way at the Omni Tempe Hotel

Arizona Supreme Court agreed to review Arizona Attorney General’s lawsuit against ASU-Omni Hotels deal ahead of ceremony Photo by Kiersten Moss | The state press From left to right, ASU President Michael Crow, Tempe Mayor Corey Woods, Omni Hotels President Peter Strebel, Regent Bill Ridenour and ASU Vice President of Real Estate Development John Creer at the revolutionary event of ...

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Qatar Hotel Association holds virtual meeting with Turkish Tourism Investors Association

The Qatar Hotel Association (QHA) held its first virtual bilateral meeting with the Association of Turkish Tourism Investors (TTYD) on Saturday as part of its mission to form a global network with international partners in the hotel and hospitality industry. The meeting was attended by QHA President Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim al-Thani and TTYD President Oya Narin. Turkish Ambassador Mehmet ...

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