Sat, 21 Jul 2018 01:00
A hotel robot that will give humans a ‘Run’ for their money
In a world of cutting-edge technology, robots are seen as threats to humans as they can perform with competence many of the activities human beings can.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:22
Centara confident tourism in South will recover after Phuket boat tragedy
The Phoenix tour boat tragedy has had a “minimal impact” on Centara Hotels & Resorts business in the South, despite over 7,700 hotel room cancellations reported to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
OTA–booked travellers top spending in all
TRAVELLERS who booked via an online travel agency (OTA) spent more per trip than non-OTA guests across all categories, regardless of whether they were travelling for business or leisure, making them a valuable segment of customers for hotels, according to a joint survey by online travel company Expedia Group in collaboration with Oxford Economics.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:00
The ultimate in boutique hotel luxury
Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) has announced the addition of five new properties to its portfolio in France, Greece, China, Italy and Thailand.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
Going off the grid – the best places to which to escape
Hotels.com turns its attention to those who enjoy going off the grid with the launch of a new Hideaway Hotels category.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Nest to spend Bt10bn on condos, hotels
THE NEST Property Co Ltd, a property arm of the of the Mahagitsiri family’s PM Group – renowned for coffee production, among diverse businesses – plans to spend more than Bt10 billion to develop condominiums and hotels in Bangkok from this year to 2021.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:00
An oasis for undying love
Autumn brings with it changes in colour and temperature. It is also the perfect season for staging a wedding celebration at the Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:14
Four Sa Kaew hotels ordered to improve
The Sa Kaew provincial administration on Wednesday found at least four hotels in Muang district failing to comply with the hotel control law and ordered them to improve within 30 days.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:10
'Hotel Transylvania' books spot at top of box office
Sony's "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" booked a stay at the top of the North American box office, taking $44.1 million in ticket sales, according to industry estimates Sunday.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Initiative of farm tourism taking root in the Philippines
THE PHILIPPINES hopes to boost farm tourism as it hosts the Global Farm Tourism Summit from July 17 to 19 at the Summit Ridge Hotel in Tagaytay City.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:10
Centara launches cashless Chinese payments
Centara Hotels and Resorts, the Thai hotel operator, has announced that it is now accepting WeChat Pay transactions on its websites for online room reservations.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:27
Naval chief hands out talismans to media, officials as rescue cheers his mood
Following the successful rescue of 12 youths and their football coach trapped in a Chiang Rai flooded cave, Naval Special Warfare Command chief Apakorn Yukongkaew on Wednesday handed out wristband talismans from the forest monk Khruba Boonchoom Yannawaro to media members and officials at a local hotel as souvenirs.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:43
Phuket Hotels Association teams up with US Embassy to help eliminate single-use plastics
The Phuket Hotels Association has joined forces with the US Embassy Science Fellowship (ESF) Programme to tackle the critical issue of waste management in Phuket, with the aim of eliminating single-use plastics at the island’s hotels.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:33
Novotel Bangkok Impact being spruced up for MICE
Impact has invested Bt26 million in the renovation of Novotel Bangkok Impact, which is operated by the AccorHotels group, in response to growing demand for MICE events industry at the Impact Exhibition and Convention Centre in Muang Thong Thani.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:05
Artist Ano unveils a ‘Wonder Horror Land’
Gallery 36 on the 36th floor of the Pullman Bangkok Hotel G is hosting an exhibition of work by Thai artist Nae “Ano” Anothai Niruttimetee, “Ano’s Wonder Horror Land”, from July 13 through September.