Coast & Country Collection
18 Coast & Country Collection hotels individually up for sale

UK: Hotel property adviser Christie & Co has been appointed to sell 18 hotels from the Coast & Country Collection on an individual basis. 

art'otel European expansion
European expansion revealed for art’otel brand

EU: Lifestyle hotel brand art’otel, owned by PPHE Hotel Group, has revealed expansion plans in three European cities between autumn 2023 and early 2024.

Mandarin Oriental Athens
Mandarin Oriental to launch in Athens

Greece: Luxury hotel and residences Mandarin Oriental, Athens, will be developed within the urban regeneration project The Ellinikon and is set to open in the summer of 2027.

Stevenson INTELITY TravelTech
Stevenson at INTELITY wins TravelTech CEO of the year

US: Robert Stevenson, who heads up the guest experience and staff management platform INTELITY, has been presented with the TravelTech Breakthrough Awarded for CEO of the year.

Bluebird by Lark Vermont
Bluebird by Lark to open second hotel in Vermont

US: Sister brand of Lark Hotels, Bluebird by Lark, is set to open a new property in Stowe, Vermont on 7 June 2023.

Dorchester Collection joint CEOs
Dorchester Collection appoints joint CEOs

Worldwide: Luxury hotel operator Dorchester Collection has promoted current CEO Christopher Cowdray to president, with Helen Smith and Eugenio Pirri taking up the CEO position together.

RaizUp DEI certification
RaizUp launches diversity, equality and inclusion (DEI) certification

Worldwide: RaizUp, a hospitality, travel and technology consultancy, has introduced a diversity, equality and inclusion (DEI) certification.

Grand Universe Lucca residences
Grand Universe Lucca to launch residences this summer

Italy: Luxury hotel Grand Universe Lucca, located in Tuscany, is set to extend its inventory with the launch of 10 suites and residences on 1 June 2023.

Palisociety San Diego
Palisociety opens second hotel of 2023 in San Diego

US: Palihotel San Diego joins the boutique collection of hotels and residences at Palisociety as the company’s fifteenth hotel opening to date.

David Anderson Aimbridge
IHIF 2023: David Anderson, Aimbridge Hospitality

BHN talks to David Anderson, divisional president EMEA at Aimbridge Hospitality, about the different hotel operating models, what owners should consider when weighing up in-house or outsourcing operations, as well as future expansion plans for Aimbridge across Europe. Filmed at the International Hospitality Investment Forum (IHIF) at the InterContinental Berlin.