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
The international hotel operator Starwood Hotels & Resorts will take under his control one of the oldest hotels in Odessa – Bristol. The owners are businessmen Borys Kaufman and Alexander Granovsky signed an agreement with the American holding. This was told by a source familiar with the negotiations, writes “Kommersant”.
Currently the hotel has 112 rooms owned by the company Vertex Hotel Group.
The management agreement for the hotel was signed on may 23. ts opening under the new name of The Luxury Collection is scheduled for December 1. Also Starwood Hotels & Resorts considered in Odessa another option – the hotel “London “. 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