Monday, October 23, 2017


Case Study: Sofitel Sydney Wentworth


Australia’s largest hotel and the biggest single brick structure in the Southern Hemisphere – Sofitel Sydney Wentworth – last year revealed the finished product of a $10 million refurbishment project.

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Case Study: Novotel Oasis Cairns


Now fully open after its $7 million refurbishment, the Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort has a completely new image and offers its guests the latest in modern styling but with a relaxed, plantation style to furniture and fittings, in keeping with the tropical climate. Despite the fact that $7 million sounds like a large budget, when spread over the 314 rooms …

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Case study: Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific Sydney


The Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific Sydney is part of an innovative holiday ownership club belonging to Asia Pacific’s leading vacation ownership company with more than 19 properties in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji. Its parent company, Wyndham Vacation Ownership, helps extend the club’s range by providing owners with access to resorts across the United States, Canada and even Mexico.

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Case Study: Bavarian Motel


It has been a busy six and a half years for John Horn and Annabel Mounsey and their two boys since they took over as owner-operators of the Bavarian Motel, Invercargill in October 2002.

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Case Study: Park Regis Griffin Suites


The StayWell Hospitality Group recently embarked on an extensive refurbishment of the guest areas at the Park Regis Griffin Suites in Melbourne as part of a re-launch of the property. The existing guest areas including the reception, lobby, restaurant and café were previously quite two dimensional, very dated and not representative of the Park Regis brand.

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Melbourne Marriott Hotel


The Melbourne Marriott Hotel recently received a complete refurbishment of its hotel bar and added two new state-of-the-art boardrooms to the hotel’s already extensive list of guest facilities.

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5 steps to a great colour scheme


Décor Colour schemes can be very personal and it is often a daunting task to know what to change, what colour scheme will last and what is serviceable in accommodation properties. So how do you tackle a Colour Scheme… where to start?

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The business of sleep


Not sleeping well is a widespread problem as most of us don’t get enough sleep. According to the World Association of Sleep Medicine: “Sleeping problems are global, impacting 45 percent of the world’s population, endangering their everyday life and making their lives shorter.”

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