Hotels

If You Want to Build A Brand, Create an Emotional Experience First

Big brands get it, small brands can benefit.<p>Think of your five best friends in this world. If you don't have five add in Myspace Tom, he's always happy to help. Are these relationships transactional or emotional? Do you remember the person or a favorite memory of that person?<p>Emotion plays a …

Marriott International

PSA: Save Up Your Vacation Days So You Can Visit These Heavenly Beaches

May is right around the corner, and you know what that means: It's time to take a beach vacation. Or at least it's time to start <i>thinking</i> about …

Beaches

Did this hotel boss go too far in response to angry TripAdvisor review?

If you have a bad stay in a hotel, do you have the right to leave a bad review?<p>Apparently not, according to one hotel manager who issued a ‘rude and …

How to have an wedding straight out of an Arabian fantasy

Neha Wadhwani & Pawan Lalwani’s Muscat celebration was nothing short of spectacular<p><b>When</b><p>November 2016<p><b>Where</b><p>Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, …

Weddings

This Hotel Wants People to Trade Instagram Nudes for Free Nights (Is it Working?)

Art Series Hotels, a luxury hotel chain in Australia, is letting it all hang out with its new promotion. Or, more specifically, it's asking guests to …

Bravo TV

City committee rejects appeal to stop Tommie micro hotel in Hollywood

Opponents call it a “party hotel”<p>A Los Angeles City Council committee on Tuesday unanimously rejected two appeals of its approval of an eight-story hotel planned for a Hollywood parking lot on Selma Avenue between Wilcox and Schraeder.<p>One of many hotels set to rise in the area, this one has drawn …

Los Angeles

How to Pool Your Hilton Honors Points for Free

As promised yesterday, Hilton Honors is now live with their Points Pooling feature where you can share points for free with up to 10 other Hilton …

Hilton Worldwide

Best New Hotels for Nature Lovers: Hot List 2017

Sometimes a hotel makes the Hot List—our picks for the best newcomers in the past year—not for what’s under its roof, but for what’s outside its doors. And this year turned up plenty of options for outdoorsy types: There are polished, summer camp-style retreats for the avid fly-fisher—think rustic …

New Zealand

Waldorf Astoria's condo conversion will move forward with Landmarks approval

The hotel has been closed since March 1 for the three-year conversion<p>The Waldorf Astoria Hotel’s conversion into several hundred condos and fewer hotel rooms will officially move forward now that the city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission has given the project its stamp of approval. On Tuesday …

Architecture

Drake Staying At The Same Hotel As JLo Is All Of Us Trying To Stalk Our Ex

Drake. You poor, rich, bleeding heart.<p>We know from past breakups of Drake’s (cough, Rihanna, cough) that he is the kind of guy to wear his emotions …

Drake

Suspected arsonist in custody after 2 fires in Trump Hotel

Officials say one person is injured and a suspect is in custody after two separate fires were discovered at the Trump International Hotel in Las …

Las Vegas

Chicago’s old Olympia Building continues boutique hotel transformation

The former SRO will reopen as the 60-room ‘Found Hotel’<p>Underway since last fall, the adaptive reuse of Chicago’s old Olympia Building into a new boutique hospitality offer is starting to really come together. Located at 611 N. Wells, the four-story structure was previously home to single room …

Boutique Hotels

Proposed hotel gets OK from design review board in Imperial Beach

Imperial Beach is a step closer to getting an affordable hotel added to a mixed-use project at Ninth Street and Palm Avenue.<p>The city’s design review …

California

Cunard's Queen Victoria cruise ship is getting a £34m facelift – here's how it will look

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Cruise Ships

Who needs the night? Now you can rent luxury hotel rooms by the minute

When you're on the road, the amenities offered by most luxury hotels—full-count thread sheets, highly-trained staff such as butlers and 24/7 concierge, and soothing, spa-like showers—can't be beat after a long. But often, they're prohibitively expensive.<p>Not any more.<p>An app called Recharge promises …

Luxury

This hotel is made of centuries-old villas, surrounded by ancient trees

If trekking out into the wilderness and living away from the maddening city crowds is how you envision a vacation, then we’ve picked the perfect (and …

Travel

19th Decorators’ Show House is a Doozy!

Junior League of Buffalo’s architectural pick for the 2017 Decorators’ Show House is The August Feine House, located at 766 Ellicott Street. The …

Buffalo

Details on the Limited Time Hilton Surpass Weekend Award Night

The limited time offering of 100,000 Hilton sign-up bonus points when you hit the spending requirement on the <b>Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card</b> may be the …

Hilton Worldwide

The Kanuhura Maldives: A Gypsetter’s Paradise - Design Milk

Whenever I ask a group of friends where they’d like to take a dream vacation, it never takes too long for someone to shout out “The Maldives!” and …

Maldives

Hyde Park’s first boutique hotel ready to rise

The unnamed project was recently granted its construction permit<p>After landing a demo permit last month, a new boutique hotel has been given the all-clear to start construction in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood. Replacing a parking lot and a two-story commercial building at the corner of 53rd …

Boutique Hotels

New app lets you book hotel rooms by the minute

The instant book by the minute app enables users to stay in a hotel room for between 66 cents and $3 a minute.<p>Optimising hotel vacancies, Recharge …

Hospitality

Hotelpocalypse: Fight for San Diego hotels for Comic-Con is soooo intense

Every year, hotel rooms for Comic-Con sell out within minutes of becoming available, and the process of trying to reserve one is so intense that it …

Cosplay

Travel Contests: April 26, 2017 - Australia, Scotland, NYC, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Australia; Scotland; Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; New York City; Riviera …

How-To's

When in Doubt, Pinky Out: Afternoon Tea at the Peninsula Hong Kong | Andy's Travel Blog

Ok so I’ll admit I’m a pretty simple dude, riding in Rolls Royce Phantoms and flying around the world in First Class aside. I like nice things I …

How-To's

First hotel ever built in Westwood will become Palihotel Westwood

The hotel sold and will undergo “extensive” renovations<p>Westwood’s first and oldest hotel, the Claremont Hotel, has sold for $12.25 million to investors and is slated to become a chic boutique hotel from the Paligroup, according to lending firm Thorofare Capital Funds, which kicked in a sizable loan …

Los Angeles

Hotels.com's flash sale offers up to 50% off hotels in Rome, Venice, Santorini and more - but you'll need to be quick

You don't need to break the bank to jet-set off on the holiday of your dreams this summer!<p>Hotels.com is offering up some seriously impressive savings …

Europe

Taylor River Lodge

17 Rooms<p>1/10<p>Crested Butte, Colorado<br>United States<p>Get directions<p>website<p>Condé Nast Traveler earns a commission on sales resulting from clicks on links in this post.<p><i>Editor's Pick: Hot List 2017</i>

Travel

10 of the Best Architectural Homes You Can Actually Stay In

It’s easy to spend hours gazing at images of architectural dream homes, thinking “what if…?” But what if you could actually stay in one? We’ve picked out 10 of the best architect-designed homes around the world that are available as vacation home rentals.<p><b>Casa Solo Pezo, Aragon, Spain</b><p>Designed by …

Architecture

How rich hippies and developers went to war over Instagram’s favourite beach

With its Mayan ruins and moonlight raves, Tulum has become Mexico’s hippest holiday destination. But a spate of violent evictions reveals a darker side<p>Reviews of Uno Astrolodge, a boutique new age-style hotel on Mexico’s Caribbean coast, lean heavily on words such as “magic”, “paradise” and …

Mexico

Hotel Podcasts Really Want to Be the Next Big Thing in Content Marketing

At a time when hotels, such as Marriott with its content studio, are already creating their own short films, why wouldn’t they start producing their …

Marriott International