Hotel news

January 15, 2021

Customers ‘more likely’ to choose to eat at hotels due to hygiene

Customers are more likely to stay at hotels for their in-house restaurant and high quality hygiene standards than other venues, according to new research from Navitas […]
January 14, 2021

Best Western hotel will house Covid-positive lorry drivers

The Cambridge Bar Hill hotel by Best Western will be used to house lorry drivers who test positive for Covid-19 before entering the UK, South Cambridgeshire […]
January 13, 2021

Former Ritz owner Sir David Barclay dies aged 86

Sir David Barclay half of billionaire Barclay brother duo has died aged 86.  Barclay, who co-owned the Telegraph media group alongside his twin Frederick, is said […]
January 12, 2021

Advice on ePOS trends for hoteliers in 2021

There is no doubt that the pandemic is continuing to pose a considerable amount of strain on businesses globally, and not least the hotel and hospitality […]
January 11, 2021

UK hotel sector investment volumes decline by 70%

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about a “turbulent year” for hotel trading performance, with UK hotel investment in 2020 declining by 70% year-on-year, according to the latest […]
January 8, 2021

STAA calls for confirmation rental businesses are eligible for grants

The UK Short Term Accommodation Association (STAA) has issued a call to the government administering the latest lockdown grant scheme specifically for retail, leisure and hospitality […]
January 8, 2021

UKH calls latest travel requirements ‘encouraging’

UKHospitality has reacted to the latest international travel requirements, suggesting that it is “encouraging” to see the government address the issue. The reaction by UKH is […]
January 8, 2021

Urbanista Hotel on market for £1.5m

Urbanista Hotel in Bold Street Liverpool has come on the market for  £1.5m as the owners re-evaluate its “operational and development criteria due to Covid-19”. The […]
January 7, 2021

Chelsea FC Copthorne Hotel opens to NHS workers

The Copthorne Hotel at Chelsea Football Club, will be open again to support NHS staff during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  In a statement published on the […]