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Crowne Plaza returns to Adelaide with grand opening

Birmo even shined his special ribbon-snipping scissors to mark the occasion, which is pretty bloody special if you ask us.

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Technology

Airbnb suspends almost 500 Aussie listings in party house purge

The homesharing platform is tired of copping the blame for irresponsible hosts and reckless guests upsetting the neighbours and causing a ruckus.

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Hotels

AHA, AAOA and TAA to merge and create “united voice” for Australia’s accommodation industry

That’s right, folks. It looks like Australia’s three peak bodies for the accommodation industry are joining forces.

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Hotels

These are the world’s most expensive hotel rooms

Seeing as though Aussies’ international jaunts this year are going to have to take place in our imagination, we’ve found some stunning inspiration for your clients’ accommodation fantasies.

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Hotels

Hotels celebrate International Dog Day

Happy International Dog Day, folks! If you’re blessed with a four-legged friend, treat them to some of these great offers! If not, “borrow” a furry friend from the dog park – we won’t judge.

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Hotels

STUDY: Hygiene outranks price and location as top criterion for booking holiday accommodation

This new research provides good news for hoteliers who manage expensive properties as well as accommodation that offers crappy views.

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Tourism

STUDY: Almost half of Aussies are planning a domestic getaway in 2020

Time to start putting together your clients’ dream domestic itineraries, because it appears they are ready and raring to get out there.

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Hotels

AHA chosen to lead IR reform for hospitality and accommodation sector

The big cheeses at the Australian Hotels Association have received a call-up to help overhaul Australia’s industrial relations system.

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Road & Rail

Caravan industry fumes over being “lumped in with unmanaged campgrounds” for National Cabinet’s recovery plan

Coincidentally, Travel Weekly’s editor wrote this story while sitting on the toilet in his Winnebago. Just joking – he was sitting on the toilet in his house.

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Hotels

Hotel wrap: Hayman Island opens, Waldorf debuts in the Maldives, your own private island + MORE!

It’s been a whirlwind week in the hospitality world, with announcements and expansions aplenty. Here’s the latest digest on all that’s going down in the hotel space.

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Hotel wrap: OYO’s big US investment, Canberra gets a Sebel, Accor’s Raffles expansion + MORE!

Good news, folks: it’s almost FRIDAY! To celebrate, we’ve wasted most of our morning putting together a longer hotel wrap than usual so you can waste half your afternoon scrolling through it.

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Technology

Amadeus signs landmark deal with Booking.com to boost accommodation content

Amadeus appears to be the new black in the travel industry, with the tech player announcing yet another partnership.

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