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
St. Petersburg is one of the most popular tourist cities not only in Russia but throughout the world. Lively avenues, the famous St. Petersburg courtyards, the legendary architectural monuments, drawbridges, white nights – in General, do not fall in love with the beautiful and mysterious Northern Palmyra is simply impossible. Well, if you want to fully plunge into the atmosphere of the place, you should not stay in an ordinary hotel, and one of the truly original and creative hotels in the city, which we describe below.
“The Brothers Karamazov”
Want to look at St. Petersburg through the eyes of the immortal heroes of novels and short stories of Fyodor Dostoevsky? Then, the hotel “the Brothers Karamazov” is exactly what you need. The rooms here are decorated in nineteenth century style and are named after the heroines of the works of the writer, and within walking distance from the hotel there is the Museum-apartment. Continue reading
Moscow hotels – not the most expensive in Europe
Consultancy PriceWaterhouseCoopers released an analysis of the development of the hotel sector in Europe and gave a forecast of its development
One of the most well-known consulting agencies in the world by PriceWaterhouseCoopers based on a study of 19 major tourism cities in Europe published the analysis of the development of the hotel sector on the continent in 2012, and gave the forecast for the development of the hotel industry in 2013.
As reported by the capital’s Committee on tourism and hotel industry, Moscow this study was not the city with the most expensive hotels, but its performance in ADR (yield per room) and RevPAR (average revenue per room sold) grew steadily in 2012 and are not going, according to analysts, to stop growth in 2013.
PWC survey based on analysis of the “health” of 19 major tourism cities in Europe, with 650 thousand hotel rooms and over 85 million international arrivals in key tourist areas of the Old world. Continue reading