FRHI, Hilton Launch New Midscale Brands

FRHI Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Worldwide have announced the addition of new brands to their respective portfolios. The latest launches amid an ongoing trend by international and regional hospitality chains, Neqta Hotels and Tru by Hilton both target the midscale market, but differ in their geographical focus.   Neqta Hotels – Betting on China Partnering … Continue reading

Swissotel Introduces New Global Fitness Programme

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts has joined a growing list of hotel companies placing an increased focus in wellness for travellers. Following the launch of its Purovel Spa & Sport brand, the company has unveiled its new Vitality fitness programme comprising a range of activities that guests can participate in while staying at any of its … Continue reading

Swissotel Launches Serviced Residences

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts has become the latest hotel operator to offer serviced residence accommodation with the launch of its first Swissotel Living concept. Located at the Swissotel The Bosphorus in Istanbul, the property features 63 exclusive units, ranging from studios to 3-bedroom apartments, styled by interior designer Khuan Chew to reflect the latest trends in modern living.   The apartments enjoy … Continue reading

Swissotel Enters India With Kolkata Hotel

Zurich-headquartered hospitality operator Swissotel Hotels & Resorts has entered India’s fast-growing market with the opening of its first property in the country. The 147-room Swissotel Kolkata is part of a new urban mixed-use development and is strategically located on the banks of the River Hooghly minutes from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.   Each of the accomodation … Continue reading