Spotlight on New Hotels

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SeaLink acquires Kingfisher Bay Resort Group on Fraser Island

SeaLink Travel Group (SeaLink)has entered into a landmark agreement to acquire the assets and operations of Kingfisher Bay Resort Group (“KBRG”), centred on the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, 300 kilometres north of Brisbane in Queensland.

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A Hotel Company Plans to Become Single-Use Plastic Free Hotel Company

The Akaryn Hotel Group has unveiled plans to become a single-use plastic free hotel company by 2020. The group's newest opening, akyra TAS Sukhumvit Bangkok, scheduled to open in May 2018, is set to lead the charge in this initiative by not having any single-use plastic in its rooms or food and beverage outlets. Akyra Sukhumvit Bangkok has been welcoming guests since Dec 18, 2017.

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NOVUM Hospitality secures prime city-centre location in Klagenfurt in Austria

Novum hospitality signing KlagenfurtNOVUM Hospitality continues to develop its up-scale brand of Select Hotels internationally and is targeting Austria first. The Hamburg-based hotel group has already secured the historic Hotel Moser Verdino in Domgasse 2 right in the centre of Klagenfurt, the capital of the state of Carinthia.

Hilton Cairo Heliopolis Opens alongside Africa's first Waldorf Astoria

Hilton logo60 years after first entering the country, Hilton continues its growth and development in Egypt with the opening of the Hilton Cairo Heliopolis. Additionally, the leading global hospitality company has also confirmed plans for the debut of its luxury brand Waldorf Astoria in Egypt later this year.

Jumeirah to operate two hotels at Al Seef

Jumeirah Group logoDubai-based Jumeirah Group will operate two hotels under its Zabeel House by Jumeirah brand at Al Seef, a bustling destination by Meraas on the south bank of Dubai’s much-loved creek. The two hotels will open Spring 2018.

Marriott International partners with UNICEO

Marriott InternationalMarriott International will now begin to actively cooperate in UNICEO®, become a global Partner and provide support for the activities of the non-profit association based in Geneva.

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