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Accom professionals invited to AccorHotels event

Formerly known as World of Accor, the AccorHotels Showcase 2016 will take place at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth providing travel agents, wholesalers, corporate clients, tourism partners and MICE organisers the opportunity to discover AccorHotels accommodation trends, news and stunning resorts from across the world.

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New-build Mercure Tamworth hotel to open in December

Tamworth’s accommodation sector is set for a boost following the announcement from AccorHotels that a new-build Mercure hotel is scheduled to open in December 2016. The three-storey, 52-room Mercure Tamworth hotel is currently under development at the West Tamworth League Club on Phillip Street. The internationally-branded midscale hotel will be located within the Club’s precinct which includes entertainment venues, a …

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The Goodearth & Perth Ambassador Hotels re-brand with Choice

Australia Pacific Hotels Group, owner of Goodearth and Perth Ambassador Hotels in Western Australia, has announced a major re-brand with both hotels set to join the Choice Hotels franchise. Their recent purchase of the Karratha Motel will also come under the new franchise agreement. The Perth Ambassador Hotel will be renamed as the Quality Hotel Ambassador Perth and the Goodearth …

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Sabre expands with the Expedia Affiliate Network

Because of the new integration with EAN, Sabre is adding more than 63,000 new hotel properties to its travel marketplace. Travel agencies will now have access to the EAN rates and availability through the Sabre GDS. “Travel agencies will have more hotel options to offer their customers,” said Shelly Terry, vice president of travel product solutions, Sabre Travel Network. “Additionally, …

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Metro Hotel on Pitt named a finalist in TAA NSW Awards for Excellence

Metro Hotel on Pitt has been named a finalist in the Mid-Range Hotel of the Year category in the 2016 Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA) NSW Awards for Excellence. TAA is an accommodation association in NSW representing the interests of hotels, motels and serviced apartments. The Mid-Range Hotel of the Year category applies to 3 to 4-star accommodation and is judged by an …

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10 don’t miss sessions at HotelsWorld 2016

HotelsWorld 2016, the region’s largest industry gathering for CEO’s and other accommodation leaders, comprises 40 sessions at 5 events in 3 days, with 130 speakers and over 500 delegates. Highlights of this year’s suite of events include the following sessions: • A discussion between Choe Peng Sum, CEO, Frasers Hospitality Group and Michael Issenberg, Chairman & CEO, AccorHotels Asia Pacific …

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Luxperience announces Virgin Australia as Platinum Airline Partner

Luxperience has announced Virgin Australia as the official Platinum Airline Partner for this year’s event, taking place 18-21 September, 2016. The airline will showcase its expansive network and premium products and services by hosting VIP buyers travelling from North America, New Zealand and across Australia to the 2016 business exchange, to experience the best of Australasia’s unique luxury and experiential …

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Hotel engineers set to converge on the Gold Coast

The Australian Institute of Hotel Engineering Inc. Update Conference will be held August 4-5, 2016 at QT Hotel Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland. Australian Institute of Hotel Engineering provides hotel engineers from across the nation with a forum for progressive thought while promoting best practices. The AIHE Update Conference will include an exhibition of up to 30 key industry suppliers, …

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