The vast majority (92%) of hotels in the world have a small number of room: not more than 500. Approximately half (42%) of them offer their guests from 150 to 300 rooms. Only 2% of hotels around the world have more than 1,000 rooms. And remains the largest Asia Asia Hotel in Dubai with 6500 rooms. The third part of all the new hotels are located in Europe.
In turn, the U.S. is leading the world in large number of hotels number of rooms which exceeds 2800 (60% of the global total). 55% of them of the highest category in the luxury segment, and 45% first-class hotels. 32% of the investigated hotels are located in Europe, of which 64% – first class hotels.
26% of hotels worldwide from the list that was considered by the researchers, are in East Asia.
70% of Asian hotels – top class. Analysts say that in Europe is not so high demand at luxury hotels and priority is given to more economical accommodation that you prefer and the business tourists, and travelers -sightseers. But in North America the number of luxury and first-class hotels almost the same. Continue reading
To book a hotel room, whose walls are covered with ivy, listed in the red book, or to stay in an underground hotel at a depth of 150 meters? Unusual hotels have long been one of the bright sides of the hotel business. Ratings of hotels, found an original way to offer the tourist properties are regularly published by the world’s leading travel publications.
The number of unusual hotels that currently have their services in the tourist market is so large that it is time to speak about formation of the whole industry. Ice hotels, lighthouses, castle hotels, hotels on wheels – they are available in dozens, if not hundreds of variants around the world.
Unusual hotels in each country often reflect the peculiarities of the climate of the region. Northern parts of Scandinavia is known worldwide for its hotels the needle. Hotels in the United States, in arid States, offer polyextremophiles stay in the desert or Prairie. Continue reading
The concept of “hotel as a place to pass the night” are long gone: more and more hotels in themselves are attractions. Unusual hotels, which is to talk, a lot. In our review we present 3 nominations.
1. The most unusual material. Never know what they are doing of. You will be surprised.
2. The most unusual location or appearance. Owners of hotels are ready to go to any lengths to attract attention and be remembered.
The most unusual material.
5. Straw hotel.
Kumbuk River Hotel, Buttala, Sri Lanka
The hotel is located on 16 acres of wilderness along the river OYA Kumbukkan, where visitors can sleep in the belly of a giant elephant. Environmental two-storey hut built from grass and twigs, and on windy days the hotel starts to wiggle. Continue reading