Friday, May 25, 2018

Tag Archives: Accomodation

Industry bodies praise new decision on penalty rates

Australia’s peak hospitality organisation, the Australian Hotels Association (AHA), and tourism accommodation body, Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA), welcomed the certainty provided by the Fair Work Commission (FWC)’s announcement on the transitional arrangements for penalty rates.

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Tasmania announces large new ibis Styles

Hobart is set to welcome a new hotel next month following the signing of an agreement between AccorHotels and Singapore developer, Fragrance Group, which will open a new-build hotel under the internationally-renowned ibis Styles brand.

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Ovolo Group expands Australian footprint to Brisbane

Ovolo Hotels has officially expanded its reach to the Brisbane market with the purchase of the New Inchcolm Hotel & Suites. Ovolo Group’s new Brisbane addition highlights its positive outlook on what market research firm fDi Intelligence has named “One of the top five best cities in the world for global investment”.

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Wyndham Rewards goes all-in

Wyndham Rewards today unveiled a new loyalty partnership with Caesars Entertainment and its award-winning Total Rewards program with more than 50 million members, upping the ante for members of both programs with a host of industry-leading perks.

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The downfalls of overcharging for bottled water

You've trained your bellman, concierge and front desk staff to a tee. Your guests immediately feel welcome at your property with the awful nightmare of security lines, air travel and bag collection finally behind them. They enter their guest room, just starting to unwind, and then prominently displayed is a bottle of water with an unmistakably exorbitant price tag. And it is all for naught.

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Have you got a privacy policy?

“When it comes to privacy and accountability, people al-ways demand the former for themselves and the latter for everyone else.” So said David Brin, the award-winning American scientist and science fiction author.

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