Sensory hotel design

Sponsored by likeMagic. Incorporating scent, sound, touch, taste and more, sensory design is closely linked to a number of industry

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2023 Trends

Join BHN editor Eloise Hanson as she outlines six key trends forecasted to shape the hotel sector in 2023. These

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Designing healthy hotels

Hosted by Eloise Hanson, editor, IHM [sponsored by Cvent and Duve] Pressure is mounting from various sources (e.g. government, investors,

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Baccarat Hotel & Residences
Baccarat Hotel & Residences to open in Dubai

UAE: Investment firm Shamal Holding will develop the Baccarat Hotel & Residences in downtown Dubai, set to open in 2026. 

Le Richemond
Jumeirah Group acquires Swiss Le Richemond

Switzerland: Global luxury hospitality company Jumeirah Group has acquired its first property in Switzerland, the Le Richemond located on Lake Geneva.

Shiji and Amadeus chatbot aims to increase web conversions

Worldwide: Hospitality software company Shiji Group has integrated with travel technology company Amadeus to form an AI-driven chatbot which connects customer research with booking.

Central London Alliance
Central London Alliance launches tourism campaign

UK: Central London Alliance, a collection of London based organisations, has launched a campaign to stimulate visits to the city.

Maybourne Hotel Group
Maybourne Hotel Group names chief operating officer

Worldwide: Owner-operator Maybourne Hotel Group has named Roland Fasel as the group’s chief operating officer, effective April 2023. raises €250k on SeedBlink

Greece: Travel experience marketplace has raised €250,000 on SeedBlink and plans to expand in Europe.

Formby Hall
Formby Hall secures over £13m financing from Leumi UK

UK: Leumi UK has completed a £13.8 million refinancing loan for Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa.

Baglioni Hotels & Resorts
Baglioni Hotels & Resorts opens hotel in Milan

Italy: Baglioni Hotels & Resorts has opened its latest Milanese hotel, Casa Baglioni, in the district of Brera.

Valor Hospitality
Valor Hospitality appoints COO, global principal and CIO

USA: Acquisition, development and management company Valor Hospitality Partners has appointed chief capital officer Steve Cesinger and chief investment officer and global principal Brandon Hatfield.

Bird Group opens The Roseate Edinburgh

UK: The Roseate Edinburgh is the latest boutique hotel to open under Roseate Hotels & Resorts, joining properties in London, Reading and Bath.