Hotel resort

Resort attracts Gleneagles executive chef

Resort attracts Gleneagles executive chef A resort in Fife has announced the appointment of a new executive chef to oversee the operations of its five restaurants. Fairmont St Andrews welcomes the return of Ian Syme, who joins the team after three years as Executive Sous Chef at the Gleneagles Hotel. …

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Blue Marlin seafood restaurant reopens at Gulfport Hotel Resort

The Blue Marlin is going to cause a stir when the restaurant reopens in March at Centennial Plaza in Gulfport. The restaurant on US 90 is in a restored historic resort building and offers views of the beach and water. It closed last year during the coronavirus pandemic for planned …

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Gunman shoots and kills 2 fellow Canadians at resort along Mexico’s Caribbean coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Canadians were killed Friday and another injured in a shooting at a hotel along Mexico’s Caribbean coast, state authorities said. Quintana Roo State Security Chief Lucio Hernández said via Twitter that authorities were looking for a guest from Hotel Xcaret in the shooting. He shared …

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New floating luxury resort arrives in Dubai

Switzerland-based luxury hotel management company Kempinski will open a floating hotel complex in the global high-tech and ultra-luxury metropolis, Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Kempinski Floating Palace will be a floating building surrounded by 12 luxury floating villas that will be able to navigate to other anchorages. …

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SAOTA’s ‘la reserve’ hotel complex wraps around baobabs in dakar

designed by SAOTA, ‘la reserve’ is a proposed hotel complex inspired by its site on the outskirts of dakar, senegal. the masterplan, which consists of a series of smaller buildings, is planned around existing baobab trees in an effort to establish a dynamic and poetic connection between architecture and nature. …

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HOOSER: Time for the moratorium on hotel / resort development

As a former Kaua’i County Council member, I have largely resisted falling into the role of an armchair quarterback. Today, however, I will venture a little down this path. Council Chairman Arryl Kaneshiro and his six colleagues appear to have done a decent job during their tenure so far: avoiding …

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BOKA Powell Expands Hotel and Resort Design Practice

BOKA Powell Architects has expanded its international hotel and resort design practice with the addition of a design studio led by Michael Crosby, an acclaimed South African architect with over 35 years of global experience. Crosby joins BOKA Powell as an associate director in the firm’s Dallas office. Crosby will …

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Beepats targeting a hotel / resort near CJIA

Beepats Distributing Company announced today that it will enter the hospitality industry with the intention of establishing a Marriott Four Point Sheraton Airport hotel and resort near Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Timehri. Dennis Beepat runs the marketing and distribution company Beepats, which has served the needs of households in …

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Crown Resorts Ltd (ASX:CWN) Australia’s most luxurious resort and Sydney’s newest dining district

Opening of Crown Towers and Crown Sydney restaurants and bars Australia’s most luxurious resort and Sydney’s newest restaurant district Sydney, December 28, 2020 AEST (ABN Newswire) — After four years of construction, Sydneysiders can finally experience one of the world’s grandest hotels and its world-class restaurant and bar district, as …

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New Crown Sydney Hotel Resort to Install IGT Casino Management System

As part of the installation, IGT will also deploy its M5 Service Window technology on the property’s ETGs. The new complex is slated to open in early 2021 in New South Wales, Australia. International Gaming Technology (IGT) announced on Wednesday that his IGT Advantage Casino Management System with its suite …

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Waterfront condo / resort would be near Biloxi Casino

Biloxi A developer presented plans to the city on Wednesday to build a condominium and hotel complex on Biloxi’s waterfront. The proposed site at Bayview and Diaz avenues is immediately west of I-110 Bridge and the IP Casino Resort. “It’s a very good location,” said Coast developer John Felsher, who …

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Fitch considering downgrades for 15 hotel/resort CMBS deals due to coronavirus impact

Fitch has placed $7.76 billion of hotel-backed commercial mortgage securitizations on watch for possible bond downgrades, due to an expected collapse in short-term travel and tourism revenue from the country. coronavirus outbreak. Thirteen of the deals are further concentrated in being backed by a single large property, with most being …

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Congressional hotel resort fee bill faces a surge

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Federal legislation requiring transparency in the advertising of hotel room rates faces an uphill battle in the current Congress, according to U.S. Representative from Nevada Dina Titus. Titus, a Democrat whose home neighborhood includes the Las Vegas Strip teeming with beach resorts, told the Las Vegas …

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Travel site Booking.com tackles hidden hotel costs

Hotel accommodation costs have aroused the wrath of attorneys general as well as traveler rights groups because they are often not disclosed in advance, leading travelers to believe they are getting a better deal than they are. ‘they really are. Now, those fees that consumers love to hate are being …

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£ 1million to be invested in Shropshire hotel complex

Dr Ashok Bansal at Lion Quays Resort Lion Quays Resort near Oswestry is owned by serial entrepreneurs Dr Ashok Bansal and his family, whose portfolio also includes a number of nursing homes in Wales and an IT company, Medic Creations. The new financing agreement from Allied Irish Bank (GB) will …

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OTA & Travel Distribution Update: Resort Fee Saga Targeting Marriott Continues; non-cancellable rates at the heart of Booking.com’s pending appeal; TripAdvisor fined for potentially bogus reviews | Foster Garvey PC

This week’s update includes additional background information regarding the ongoing resort fee saga, which many of you have requested. Enjoy. Resort Fees – Part TwoMany of you have reached out to us over the past week to request more information on the ongoing Marriott litigation and the events leading up …

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Hotel “subsistence costs” face a second legal challenge

Earlier this month, the Washington DC Attorney General received applause from consumers (and many of our readers) when he filed a civil lawsuit against Marriott, alleging that the mandatory “resort fees” collected by many of the accommodation giant’s hotels violate consumer protection laws. . And now the Nebraska Attorney General …

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Taco Bell Hotel Resort Palm Springs Reservations: Sold-Out Chef’s Talks Menu

Bravo Insider Exclusivity! Create a free profile to get unlimited access to exclusive videos, sweepstakes and more! Register for free to view It’s official: the hottest travel destination this summer is the Taco Bell Hotel, especially the theme-y a pop-up complex called The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort, …

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Is this the end of deceptive resort fees?

The hospitality industry’s practice of charging resort fees as a mandatory supplement to the quoted room rate has spread in recent years from resorts to urban and even suburban properties, but now the Washington DC Attorney General goes to court to challenge what he calls “direct price deception”. The civil …

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Marriott is sued by DC as hotel resort fees face new fire

Skift take Living expenses are built into the business models of many hotels, so it would take a lot to shake them up. But the prospect is gaining momentum. Dennis Schaal, Skift Pressure on hotels over their consumer-unfriendly resort fees increases as the District of Columbia sues Marriott International, alleging …

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Sycuan opens new $ 260 million resort

The official opening today of the $ 260 million Sycuan Resort marks two milestones in the San Diego area casino industry. The Sycuan Band of Kumeyaay Indians, which helped make the county a gaming mecca when it launched the first tribal-run bingo hall in 1983, has become the last major …

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Two iguana fights cause chaos at resort

Two fighting iguanas cause chaos at resort by jumping into pool and swimming inches from screaming tourists Tourists lounging by resort pool disrupted by two iguana fights Two scaly reptiles argued on the sidewalk where they collided An iguana then suddenly dove into the pool, causing tourists to scream He …

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Boracay resort demolished for beach encroachment

The Boracay Plaza Beach Resort has been demolished. Photo courtesy of DENR A Boracay resort was demolished for breaking the 30-meter “easement rule” by encroaching on the island’s coastline. The Boracay Plaza Beach Resort was demolished by the government’s interagency task force yesterday (Tuesday March 19), the Department of Environment …

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Britain bans resort fees and other hidden charges

In a big victory for British consumers, the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) told large online travel agencies that they must include all mandatory fees such as “resort” hotel fees (which are often charged by non-resort hotels in large cities as well. ) in the price indicated in advance. …

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Hotel resort fees irritate readers

Last month I wrote about a surprise tourist tax I encountered at the end of a great hotel stay in Los Angeles. Based on reader feedback and social media commitment around this post, I’m clearly not the only traveler irritated and baffled by these charges, so this is something I …

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Feel the spur of hotel resort fees

After a great overnight stay at the exquisite new Kimpton La Peer hotel in West Hollywood last week, I felt good walking out of my well appointed room, leaving a $ 3 tip for the housekeeper. As one of the hottest new hotels in LA (only a year ago) I …

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Corinthia to obtain DB terms for six-star luxury resort

Maltese MPs are asked to drop the condition for Corinthia hotels in St George’s Bay that any hotel development be done solely for “tourist” purposes, in order to develop a luxury hotel and a mixed project. The Corinthia chain, which is owned by International Hotel Investments (IHI) will be granted …

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Waldorf Astoria to Open New Resort in Miami, Florida

A new skyscraper will radically change the iconic downtown Miami skyline and introduce the city to one of the world’s most famous luxury hotel brands. The Waldorf Astoria Hotel and Residences Miami, which will be located at 300 Biscayne Boulevard, will mark the debut of the Waldorf Astoria brand in …

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Superb Croatian hotel complex project in China to open

by croatiaweek April 13, 2018 in Business Hotel LN Garden Resort (3LHD) More success for the famous Croatian architectural studio 3LHD as their project in China nears completion. The impressive LN Garden Resort Hotel, designed by Zagreb-based architect studio 3LHD, is expected to open in June 2018. This huge project …

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Powerscourt Hotel Resort – Premier Construction News

Powerscourt Hotel – Moving Forward The Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa has completed a € 750,000 renovation and the addition of an outdoor amphitheater on the occasion of its 10th anniversary. Situated on Ireland’s famous Powerscourt Estate, 30 minutes from Dublin and with spectacular views of the Sugar Loaf Mountain, …

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Harvey Weinstein slapped in Scottsdale, Arizona resort

Weinstein was dining at Camelback Mountain Sanctuary when he was reprimanded by an unnamed man. Michael Hurcomb/REX/Shutterstock Harvey Weinstein was slapped after dining at Elements Restaurant at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, Arizona. TMZ released a video of the incident, which happened on the evening of January 9. Weinstein can …

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City-subsidized Garden Grove resort moves forward

Plans for a 769-room hotel complex in Garden Grove will move forward after city council approved a development agreement that hands a 5.18-acre property to the developer for $ 852,571 in fees. The hotels on Harbor Boulevard are part of the city’s overall strategy to take advantage of its proximity …

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Fun City: 18 Parq Vancouver Casino Resort Photos

A new hotel-casino complex in downtown Vancouver has been planned since the 2010 Winter Olympics. After more than two years of construction, and just after the end of the Coldplay concert next door at BC Place, Parq Vancouver officially opens tonight at 11 p.m. with a festive roll of the …

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NYC Hospitality | Hotel resort fees

More and more hotels are charging carefully hidden resort fees as they face increasing competition from Airbnb and falling room rates. The number of hotels charging such fees rose 26% last year while average fees rose 12%, according to resortfeechecker.com. Long common in seaside resorts and casino hotels, living expenses …

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Elmwood Hotel Locked Resort Conditions

City Hall reached agreement this week with City Council on a $ 16 million hotel and restaurant project that should increase Sioux Falls’ ability to attract large-scale events to the city. Councilors signed a contract on Tuesday to lease a portion of the city-owned Elmwood Golf Course in northwest Sioux …

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Resort adds choice to Mackinac

MACKINAC ISLAND – Across the island, Liz Ware stands next to her bike in front of a massive construction site.A dilapidated mansion is being transformed into a 28-room luxury lodge. A couple cycle by and stop. “Is this your house?” the man asks, his eyes wide. “Yes,” Ware said. “Do …

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Titanic-themed resort opens in Turkey

The great Titanic leaving Southampton on her ill-fated maiden voyage on April 10, 1912, carrying 2,223 passengers and crew The tragic story of the RMS Titanic was turned into an Oscar-winning film in 1997 starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet The RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on …

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