Avoiding Dis-Innovation in Hotel Design

Over the past few years, Emaar Hospitality Group’s Himank Goswami has become known for his ability to concisely articulate ways in which hotel brands must integrate the interests of investors, designers, and guests to strengthen profits without...

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3 Big Advantages (and a few Disadvantages) of Modular Design

Now that Marriott’s well-publicized modular design + construction initiative is well underway, over the next decade this building delivery method looks poised to make its mark in North America.

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Upmarket College-Themed Hotels Filling Underserved Niche

Graduate Athens - the first Graduate Hotels property..

For decades, traveling to college towns meant staying at bland, substandard motels or older hotels that hadn’t been renovated in years.

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It's Not All About Millennials. Why Hotels Need to Focus on Older Singles & Families

With so much attention focused on understanding the mindset of Millennials and Generation Z, are hotel brands and owners overlooking growing travel markets that fall outside these age groups? Trendspotter and generational expert Kim Lear thinks...

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The Potential of Blockchain To Disrupt The Hotel Industry

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you've likely been unable to escape the buzz surrounding Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. While many have declared these digital currencies as a passing fad, there is no doubt that the...

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The Challenges & Opportunities of Adaptive Reuse Hotels

Whether enjoying laps in a pool tiled a century ago or sitting in a lobby that was once a factory floor, repurposed properties have powerful potential to captivate a guest’s imagination.

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Aiming for Excellence with Hotel Impossible’s Anthony Melchiorri

After close to 30 years working in every nook and cranny of the industry, Anthony Melchiorri decided he wanted to make a television series which showcased just how exciting the hotel business could be.

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AccorHotels Puts Big Focus on Experience Design

It would be fair to say that if you were to ask 100 hotel operators what the biggest threat to their business is, 99 percent of them would probably say Airbnb.

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Social Media Brings Architecture to Everyone, Everywhere

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