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England Room Occupancy Survey

May 3rd, 2018|

Every month VisitEngland™ publishes the England Occupancy Survey (EOS), which uses a measure of bedroom occupancy across the serviced accommodation sector – from large hotels to small B&Bs and farmhouses – and across the country.

In the latest figures for 2018, room occupancy in England has increased +1% in January (65%) […]

Staying Cool at the Rotunda Marks 10 Years With a Series of Cultural Events

May 2nd, 2018|

Birmingham’s award-winning boutique serviced apartment operator, Staying Cool, is celebrating a decade at the Rotunda with ten unique artistic and culture events – Creative Heights – over the next year. The HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts partner will host a programme featuring ground-breaking music, art, food, performance and cinema experiences in […]

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Serviced apartment sector continues to grow as new properties join HotelREZ

April 18th, 2018|

HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts has welcomed a number of new serviced apartments to its portfolio recently, including Staying Cool at the Rotunda and Talbot Suites at Stonebridge – part of The Talbot Collection. These join Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity, the first of a new brand that opened in London […]

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The brand-new New Road Hotel opens in Whitechapel

April 17th, 2018|

New Road Hotel, an exciting new property based in Whitechapel, East London, has finally opened its doors this week. The hotel, a former textile factory, has been extensively refurbished, inspired by the increasing popularity of stylish social spaces and affordable luxury.

This stylish, boutique hotel offers 80 spacious bedrooms, combining clever, […]

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Queensberry Hotel Co-owner Named Among UK’s Top 10 Boutique Hotel Business Leaders

April 16th, 2018|

Laurence Beere, co-owner of The Queensberry Hotel, a HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts partner hotel founded in Bath with his wife Helen, has been named in Boutique Hotelier’s Power List: ‘a celebration of individuals, responsible for leading, spearheading and encouraging in their own hotels up and down the country, who are intrinsic […]

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Leonardo Worldwide Continues to Provide HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts with Digital Content Management Technology

March 22nd, 2018|

This week, Leonardo Worldwide Corporation announced its renewed agreement with HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ), which provides distribution, revenue, sales and marketing services and consultancy to independent hotels and small hotel groups in over 40 countries.

HotelREZ subscribed to Leonardo’s VScape Digital Asset Management System in 2009 to fulfill a need […]

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HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts growth powered by Sabre distribution and retailing solutions

March 21st, 2018|

One year into its relationship with Sabre Hospitality Solutions, HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts is seeing the benefits of connecting with Sabre’s industry-leading distribution solutions, allowing them to grow their portfolio and better serve customers.

Sabre and HotelREZ completed the integration of Sabre’s SynXis Central Reservations and device-responsive booking engine last year, […]

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Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity to open in London

March 12th, 2018|

As of 12 March 2018, Dublin-based Staycity Aparthotels has finally opened its brand-new premium property, Wilde Aparthotels London.
Wilde Aparthotels London is a 106-room property in an enviable position on the Strand, close to many of London’s most popular tourist attractions. Inspired by Oscar Wilde, It offers a range of […]

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Spanish luxury hotel Villa Soro joins HotelREZ

February 28th, 2018|

Hotel Villa Soro, an elegant former stately villa in the Basque city of San Sebastian has joined the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio. The hotel is now represented on the GDS under the HO chain code.

This renovated 19th-century villa hotel strikes a harmony between the warm, familiar atmosphere of […]

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Dorint Hotel Dresden prepares for extensive renovation

February 9th, 2018|

Dorint Hotel Dresden, part of the Dorint Hotels collection, is set to undergo an extensive programme of renovation and conversion, aiming for completion in time for the hotel’s 25th anniversary in 2019. All 243 rooms and most of the public areas are to be modernised during the work. This […]

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Newly rebranded Citrus Hotel Cheltenham joins HotelREZ

January 30th, 2018|

Citrus Hotel Cheltenham, until recently known as The Big Sleep Cheltenham, has joined the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio. It is the latest property to come under the Citrus umbrella, a boutique brand owned by Thailand-based Compass Hospitality.

The recently rebranded Citrus Hotel Cheltenham offers unpretentious yet elegant accommodation […]

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Brand-new Dorint Hotel opens in Chemnitz

January 8th, 2018|

Dorint Hotels, the German-based hotel chain that joined HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts in March, has announced the opening of a brand-new property in Chemnitz.

The new hotel, which was introduced by Dorint’s Brand Ambassador, the famous German comedian Ingolf Lück, will open as Dorint Kongresshotel Chemnitz. It is set to […]

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Irish group The Talbot Collection chooses HotelREZ representation

December 13th, 2017|

Ireland-based The Talbot Collection is the latest hotel group to join HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) for GDS representation. The five 4-star properties are now represented under the HO chain code on the GDS and will benefit from HotelREZ’s unique global sales programme.

The collection offers a range of elegant […]

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K+K Hotels selects HotelREZ for GDS representation

December 6th, 2017|

K+K Hotels has selected HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts to represent them on the Global Distribution System (GDS) under the HO chain code, adding 10 European city centre hotels to the HotelREZ portfolio.

Leading European brand K+K Hotels, part of Highgate hospitality management company, has joined the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) […]

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Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim completes €6 million renovation

November 22nd, 2017|

The Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim, part of the Dorint collection that has recently joined HotelREZ, has recently completed an extensive three-year renovation. The refurbishments, which have taken place quietly during normal operations, cost €6 million to complete, and make significant improvements to the lobby and bar area, in addition to […]

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Heywood House Hotel recognised by TripAdvisor as one of the UK’s best value hotels

November 15th, 2017|

Heywood House Hotel, a boutique property located in the heart of Liverpool, has been placed fifth on TripAdvisor’s ranking of the top 10 best value hotels in the United Kingdom for Autumn 2017.

The list is based both on customer reviews and on TripAdvisor’s own price comparison, using 200 booking […]

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The Student Hotel adds five new properties to HotelREZ

November 1st, 2017|

The Student Hotel has added five new properties to the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio. The Dutch chain already has two hotels, one in Eindhoven and another in Amsterdam, represented under the HO chain code. This represents a significant growth of HotelREZ’s Dutch portfolio, accumulating an additional 2,235 rooms […]

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Marco Pacini appointed Director of Revenue Management

October 26th, 2017|

Marco Pacini, previously Hotel Relationship Manager at HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ), has been appointed Director of Revenue Management. Marco has been with HotelREZ since
March 2016, having spent several years already working the hotel industry in the UK and in his native Italy.

In his new role as Director of […]

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HotelREZ is now one of the fastest growing representation companies in the world

October 24th, 2017|

HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) has been recognised as the 7th biggest hotel consortia by US magazine HOTELS, on their list of the world’s top 25 hotel consortia.

HotelREZ now represents 62,634 rooms in 950 properties as of December 2016, compared to 33,181 rooms and 601 properties in 2015. This […]

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The Queensberry Hotel, Bath, joins the HotelREZ portfolio

October 19th, 2017|

The Queensberry Hotel, a quirky boutique hotel located in Bath city centre, has become the latest property to join HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts’ collection of independent British hotels. The hotel is owned by husband-and-wife duo Laurence and Helen Beere, and has established itself as one of Bath’s leading hotels.

Over […]

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