Tophotel News

Hyatt Announces Plans for Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa


Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with PHR Okinawa Hotel Management Ltd., a subsidiary of Ken Corporation, Ltd., for a Hyatt Regency hotel in Naha, Okinawa. Expected to open in late 2015, Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa will mark the first Hyatt-branded hotel on the island of Okinawa, Japan.
"We are delighted to bring the Hyatt Regency brand to Okinawa, and are honored to further strengthen our relationship with Ken Corporation Ltd., owner of Hyatt Regency Guam, a company with deep development and management experience," said Ratnesh...

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts Brand Enters Melbourne


Wyndham Hotel Group opens flagship property in city’s central business district

Wyndham Hotel Group, the world's largest hotel company with approximately 7,590 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), has officially opened its flagship Melbourne development, Wyndham Hotel Melbourne, becoming the company's first hotel in the city.

Wyndham Hotel MelbourneCentrally located in Melbourne's central business district (CBD) on the corner of William Street and Little Bourke Street, the much-anticipated high-rise complex boasts 531 apartments across two towers and comprises hotel accommodation, vacation ownership, residential apartments and a...

IHG Announces the Opening of a New Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Yopal, Colombia


New hotel is the 10th IHG-branded property for Colombia

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG)(LSE:IHG)(NYSE:IHG)(ADRs), one of the world's leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the Holiday Inn Express® hotel in Yopal, Colombia. Located approximately 200 miles from Bogota in the northeastern region of Colombia, the new-build, 89-room hotel is situated in downtown Yopal, the capital city of the Department of Casanare. Well-situated to meet the needs of travelers to the area, the...

Residence Inn by Marriott Arrives in Bosnia and Herzegovina


Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) continues to expand in Eastern Europe with the opening of its first hotel in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the 75-suite Residence Inn Sarajevo. The hotel, operated by an affiliate of U.S.-based Interstate Hotels & Resorts, is the first internationally-branded hotel in the country and fills a gap in the extended stay market with spacious suites and studios that enable guests to thrive on long stays.

Residence Inn by Marriott Ideal for stays of five nights or more, the Residence Inn Sarajevo comprises 62 studios and 13 suites, each with a fully-equipped kitchen and separate areas for eating, working and relaxing. The well-...

W Hotels Worldwide Amplifies Dutch Debut


Starwood Hotels & Resorts Announces Major Extension to Highly Anticipated W Amsterdam, Slated to Open in Autumn 2015
W Amsterdam - former Telephone Exchange building (left) and former KAS Bank building (right)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced plans to expand the highly anticipated W Amsterdam with the addition of a second building as part of the cutting-edge hotel project. Originally conceived as a single-building property set in a former Telephone Exchange ('Exchange' building) on Dam Square, W Amsterdam, slated for an autumn 2015 debut, will now include the adjacent former KAS Bank building...