Maxims to be rebranded as Ritz-Carlton

    Alliance Global CEO, Andrew Tan, is bringing in the first Ritz-Carlton brand in the country by rebranding Resorts World Manila’s Maxims Hotel according to a report in The Philippine Star.   The paper’s sources said that Mr. Tan imparted that it is the right time for the luxury hotel brand to enter the market asmore

Hotel Jen the first to use Relay robots in Asia

  Hotel Jen today marked a new milestone as the first international hotel brand to use autonomous Relay robots in Asia. Teams at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway and Tanglin Singapore welcome colleagues, Jeno and Jena at their respective properties. The duo will deliver amenities and local favourites from the in-room dining menu to guests, when an order for them ismore

Joy-Nostalg now under Accor Hotels management

  Accor Hotels recently announced its management of Joy-Nostalg Hotel and Suites in Ortigas Center.   Adam Lakers, Sofitel general manager, who is also Accor’s area manager in the country says, “We’re capitalizing on the growth and expansion in the Philippines along with many other companies. We’re on track to becoming a very large force inmore

Midori Clark awards top accounts

  CLARK, PAMPANGA – Midori Clark Hotel hosted appreciation party at Baccus Lounge for its top accounts last September 12, 2017   With the theme “Dress to Impress”, Midori recognized top travel agencies, corporate and online travel as their way of strengthening the relationship with those who provided valuable contributions in attaining their success.This is Midori’smore

Grand Hyatt Manila unveils marker

  TAGUIG CITY – The unveiling of the marker of the Grand Hyatt Manila in Bonifacio Global City was lead by President Rodrigo Duterte and Federal Land Inc. George Ty last Tuesday, September 5.   Attended by a small crowd that included some of the country’s biggest names in the business and diplomatic community, themore

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar joins Historic Hotels Worldwide

  Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar in Bagac, Bataan has announced joining Historic Hotels Worldwide, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation (United States of America) for recognizing and celebrating the finest historic hotels around  the globe.   Based in Washington, D.C., Historic Hotels Worldwide promotes heritage and cultural travel by featuring a prestigious collection of historicmore

Nickolodeon resort project in Coron cancelled

The proposed Nickelodeon underwater theme park in Coron will no longer materialize as Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) revealed that it will no longer pursue the construction of said tourism infrastructure.   In a press statement yesterday VIMN said that it will “discontinue the IP licensing agreement” of the proposed project. VIMN Asia’s Senior Director ofmore

Hotel 101 to rise in Davao

  Hotel of Asia, a subsidiary of DoubleDragon Properties Corp., recently signed a joint venture agreement with Davao- based W2JP2 Corp. to build Hotel 101 – Davao City in a 5,300 sqm. prime commercial lot located at Eco West Drive at the side of SM City – Davao.   Hotel 101 – Davao will bemore

Iloilo’s heritage hotel rebranded as The Mansion

  Iloilo City – The new brand of the heritage hotel formerly known as Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center, which was wholly acquired by Brightside Properties and Resorts, Inc., was unveiled last Thursday, August 17, as The Mansion. “Our hotel will redefine customer value, where comfort is premium and everybody is relaxed and atmore

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