Lagos Island Hotels Go for Room Rate Reduction

Lagos Island Hotels Go for Room Rate Reduction
A number of hotels located in Ikoyi, Lagos Island have reduced their room rates to attract more guests. The rate reduction ranges from 40 to 4 percent as displayed on a hotel booking site, Jovago. The West wood hotel Ikoyi, which formally charged …
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New Jersey's hotels not eco-friendly, despite incentives
Donna Albano, who teaches in the Hospitality and Tourism Management Studies program, conducted audits on seven hotels in a partnership with the state. She shared her findings with hoteliers last month at the Business at the Beach Expo in Wildwood.
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Why Chicago hotels are worried about 2016
So far for next year, Chicago has booked 31 “citywide” conventions—gatherings that fill 3,000 or more room nights on their busiest night each and account for about half of all hotel stays here. That's down from 41 this year and 35 last year. The …
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Room rates still rising in South Florida hotels

Room rates still rising in South Florida hotels
Miami-Dade hotels were 84.4 percent full last month, a drop of 1.7 percentage points compared to the same time in 2014. But average daily rates increased 7.4 percent to $ 255.55, sending the key measure of revenue per available room up more than 5 …
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Hotel lobbies becoming hip hangouts
The Hilton San Diego Mission Valley is among a number of hotels that are redesigning their lobbies to make them a more inviting place to work and just hang out. — Courtesy of Hilton San Diego Mission Valley …
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Union accuses two Aston-managed Hawaii hotels of unfair labor practices
Unite Here, Local 5 has filed eight unfair labor practice charges with the U.S. National Labor Relations Board against the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel and Hotel Renew, issues that the hotels' management company say have been resolved. Aston Hotels …
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