JW Marriott brand makes Pacific debut on the Gold Coast
It’s rumoured Marriott’s regional boss loves the new resort so much that he now lives in one of its private poolside cabanas.
Courtyard by Marriott to fly flag in Brisbane and outer Melbourne
Just to clarify, Marriott is expanding its portfolio of Courtyard-branded hotels – not Marriott-branded courtyards, as first reported by Travel Weekly.
Hotel giants reveal their third-quarter performance, and the recovery signs are promising
by Huntley Mitchell
It’s been a difficult year so far for hotel companies, to say the least, but the key players are all witnessing green shoots in their recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.
Marriott smacked with $33.7m fine over infamous data breach
by Christian Fleetwood
The end of the Starwood saga has arrived, with Marriott served a $33.7 million fine over a data breach that may have affected as many as 339 million guests.
Expedia becomes exclusive provider of wholesale agent rates for Marriott
Despite the constant war between hotels and OTAs, the world’s largest hotel chain has penned a new partnership with Expedia.
Hotel Wrap: Accor to bring Fairmont brand Down Under, Ovolo South Yarra + MORE
This week’s Hotel Wrap is so big that you’ll probably need to take a break or two from reading it. Pace yourself.
Marriott’s RevPAR falls more than 80pc in Q2, but CEO notes “steady signs” of demand returning
by Huntley Mitchell
Here’s yet another serving of dour financial results from a hotel giant, this time with a dash of optimism.
Sydney influencer fined after attempting to escape quarantine hotel
The Potts Point resident said she just wanted to “run to the ocean” and “eat Sydney Thai and a huge plate of oysters”. She was found in Circular Quay after just under an hour.
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