Hotel news

January 22, 2021

Daish’s Holidays hails ‘significant boost’ in staycation bookings

Daish’s Holidays has reported a 105% increase in bookings during the first two weeks of January, compared to the same period last year, despite the current […]
January 22, 2021

Greengage Travel launches Ecosmart Hotels & Venues Directory

Greengage Travel has launched the Ecosmart Hotels and Venues Directory, to showcase hand-picked properties across the UK that demonstrate an eco-friendly approach. The programme is designed […]
January 22, 2021

New ‘cash cocktail’ urgently needed, says UKHC

UKHospitality Cymru has urged the Welsh government to find a “new and potent cash cocktail of financial support” to help the hospitality sector survive.  The plea […]
January 21, 2021

Chancellor considers adding furlough extension to March budget

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is reportedly considering another extension to the government’s Job retention Scheme (JRS) as it continues to try and mitigate the impact of covid-19 […]
January 20, 2021

The Coniston Hotel unveils new spa redevelopment plans

The Coniston Hotel Country Estate & Spa has unveiled new development plans for its spa, set to launch in mid-Spring 2021. The spa developments form part […]
January 19, 2021

Hospitality to lag behind during post-Covid recovery, says EY

The hospitality sector is expected to take longer than most other sectors to recover jobs lost in 2020, employing substantially fewer people in 2023 than it […]
January 18, 2021

How hotels are flexing to attract remote workers

As workers everywhere adapt to new working patterns, some forward-thinking businesses are flexing their premises to generate important, additional income from the newly remote workforce.   The […]
January 15, 2021

Hospitality job losses hit 660,000 in a year

The hospitality workforce has shrunk by more than a quarter against last year, with 660,000 sector job losses reported over the course of the past year, […]
January 15, 2021

Aberdeen Standard Investments acquires room2 Southampton

Room2, the ‘hometel’ brand, has completed the sale and leaseback of its flagship offering, room2 Southampton, to a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments (“ASI”) in […]