Top 10 Services and Facilities A Meeting Planner Should Identify

When I travel to a destination for a site inspection or to assist with a client conference, I always make it a point to arrive a day early.  An early arrival allows me time to “walk” the city and gather information that a client or attendee may require outside of the confines of the hotel.Continue reading “Top 10 Services and Facilities A Meeting Planner Should Identify”

Wyndham Hotels And Resorts Adds Landmark Historic Hotel In New Orleans

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts today announced the addition of the 251-room Chateau Bourbon, a Wyndham Historic Hotel in New Orleans to its portfolio of upscale hotels. The former Chateau Sonesta hotel, owned by New Orleans-based HRI Lodging, is situated between Canal and Iberville Streets in the city’s famed French Quarter district. The pre-Civil War structureContinue reading “Wyndham Hotels And Resorts Adds Landmark Historic Hotel In New Orleans”

Luxury Hotels Grapple With Falling Demand

Even as mid price hotels began losing business this past summer, luxury hotels continued to fill their rooms. Companies treated the hotels as perks for top executives and quality locations for high-level business meetings. And many leisure travelers considered a stay at a top hotel — even for a couple of days — to beContinue reading “Luxury Hotels Grapple With Falling Demand”