Hotel

Equinox Hotels launches first brand hotel in Hudson Yards

New York: Equinox Hotels has announced the opening of the first Equinox Hotel in Hudson Yards, New York, and launched its online booking platform for room reservations. In addition to bookings going live, Equinox Hotels has also released the first set of details about the property, including design partners, room

Hotel

Bath’s Royal Crescent Hotel is Pride of Britain Hotels’ 50th member

UK: Pride of Britain Hotels has reached its self-imposed limit of 50 hotels with the introduction of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath into its collection of luxury independently-owned hotels. It is the first time such a limit has been reached in Pride of Britain Hotels’ 37-year history.

Industry

Lux Collective boss Jones launches SALT brand

UK: Paul Jones has launched SALT, described as a progressive new hotel brand connecting modern explorers with meaningful travel experiences. Jones, the CEO of The Lux Collective, describes SALT as “a humanistic approach to hospitality targeting the culturally curious. Devoted to the wonder of all things local and sustainable, SALT

Videos

BLHS2018 interviews: Neil Salt, Gooee

Neil Salt, managing director of Gooee, talks to BHN about the Internet of Things and the application of smart lighting and other technology in the hospitality industry. Filmed at the 2018 Boutique and Lifestyle Hotel Summit in London. http://www.boutiquehotelsummit.com