All posts tagged "hotels"
Tourism Contribution to Puerto Rico GDP Grows to 7.1%
Local Cruiseship Industry Broke Record with Over 1.5 Million Passengers
- Posted March 1, 2016
Horned Dorset Charged for not Remitting $600,000 in Room Taxes
Preliminary hearing scheduled for March 14
- Posted February 29, 2016
Copamarina Finishes Renovation Works
SAN JUAN — With roughly $2 million in total investment, Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa in Guánica announced Friday it has finished remodeling work at the 106-room hotel. Spanning for more than a year, the southwest-coast hotel...
- Posted February 26, 2016
Forbes Travel Guide Announces 2016 Star Rating Awards
SAN JUAN – Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its 58th list of worldwide Star Rating recipients Monday. Forbes Travel Guide now rates properties in 29 countries throughout the Americas, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region and expects to double...
- Posted February 22, 2016
St. Barts most Expensive Tourism Destination in Caribbean; Santo Domingo the Cheapest
SAN JUAN – February is considered part of the high tourism season in the Caribbean, and for the millions of visitors to the region, it should come as no surprise that the French island of St. Barts...
- Posted February 3, 2016
Hilton Launches new Budget Hotel Chain Aimed at Young Guests
LOS ANGELES – Hilton is launching a new hotel brand, focusing on budget travelers looking to spend $90 to $100 a night. The new brand, named Tru, aims to compete with economy and midscale chains like Comfort...
- Posted January 25, 2016
Accor Expands Presence in Cuba with Construction of Sofitel Luxury Hotel
AccorHotels is constructing the luxury Sofitel So Havana by the Cuban capital’s well known Malecón esplanade. Considered the largest hotel group in Europe and Latin America, Accor expects the construction of the 218-room building to be completed...
- Posted December 26, 2015
Hyatt Warns of Malware on its Payment-Processing System
SAN FRANCISCO – Hyatt Hotels Corp. says it found malicious software on the computer system that processes customer payments, raising the possibility that hackers may have obtained credit card numbers or other sensitive information. The resort chain...
- Posted December 24, 2015