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Agoda.com announces partnership with Hong Kong Airlines

Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed priceline.com Inc., today announced a partnership with major Asian air carrier, Hong Kong Airlines.
Agoda.com lists more than 150,000 hotels worldwide, working closely with hoteliers to secure the best online hotel promotions available. As one of Asia’s leading online hotel booking sites, Agoda.com is known for its excellent coverage of major Asian travel hubs, such as Hong Kong, Thailand, China, and Singapore, providing instant confirmation at every hotel in every destination.
Vice President of Business Development at Agoda.com, Mr. Wilfred Fan, remarked, “The partnership between Hong Kong Airlines and Agoda is a natural fit, considering Agoda provides an extensive selection of hotels in the region.
“In Hong Kong, …

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CHI Hotels and Resorts to operate second hotel in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Multi-brand hotel operator CHI Hotels&Resorts announces that as from 1st October of this year it will be operating its second hotel in the highly popular Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt – The Ramada Plaza – Naama Bay – Sharm El Sheikh.
CHI signed a 15-year technical services and management agreement with the owning El Salam Company for Tourism Development, led by its chairman, Mr. Salim Hamza El Nasharty, for the operation of the converted and partly refurbished 254-bedroom hotel.
Previously known as the Royal Plaza Hotel since its opening in 2004, the Ramada Plaza – Naama Bay – Sharm El Sheikh is located on a vast tract of land measuring some 11,000 square …

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Agoda.com offers online registration for new hotel partners

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Pricelince.com, now offers online registration, making it easy for hotels to partner with Agoda.
Agoda is one of the fastest-growing online hotel platforms worldwide, distributing more than 130,000 hotels in 32 different languages. Trusted by Asia-based customers traveling abroad, Agoda is also well-known in the international travel community for providing some of the lowest hotel room rates within Asia.
By partnering with Agoda, hotels gain access to a database of more than a million Agoda members and gain valuable exposure in the Asia-Pacific region, one of the world’s most dynamic markets.
Agoda offers its hotel partners the support of a dedicated team of market managers and …

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Corinthia Hotels announces Corinthia Hotel London

LONDON, England – Today, Corinthia Hotels released further details of the five-star luxury hotel it is building in central London, which is due to open in early 2011. It will become the world’s ninth Corinthia Hotel.
Corinthia Hotel London is being built within an imposing Victorian building, on a city block location between Whitehall Place, Northumberland Avenue and Great Scotland Yard, overlooking Trafalgar Square and the River Thames.
The grand Victorian exterior houses fully-reconstructed elegant and contemporary interiors set around an inner foyer and garden, two restaurants, a luxury spa, a concept cocktail bar, boardroom meeting facilities, and a beautifully refurbished grand ballroom. There will be 294 intricately-designed guest accommodations, including 45 luxurious suites – some of …

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Nairobi Hotels: Nairobi Hotel reviews. Compare Hotel standards

Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, boasts top hotels and many furnished apartments. These are rated according to international standards and offer similar service that rival many other destinations in Africa. Here we try to review some of the luxury and budget Nairobi Hotels that you can stay in.
The Hilton Hotel
The Nairobi Hilton hotel is part of the global Hilton chain and offers all the facilities you need for your Kenyan vacation. The Hilton offers airport transfer service to and from the Kenya based hotel, a limousine serve, club lounge and executive floors including meeting and banqueting services. The rooms are serviced 24 hours and are connected to satellite television. They also offer a health club and a …

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Hacienda Tres Ríos Resort certified Green Globe

For the second year in a row, Green Globe has certified Hacienda Tres Ríos Resort, spa and nature park, recognizing their sustainable practices, conservation of the environment, support for local communities, and preservation of local culture.
Located in Riviera Maya, Hacienda Tres Ríos is an exclusive luxury resort focused on green travel. Hacienda Tres Ríos has received the highest grades from Green Globe Certification after an extensive review of the resort’s procedures, daily operations and green practices.
The Green Globe Certification was delivered today by Mr. Romeo Dominguez, representative of Green Globe America Latina to Mr. Romárico Arroyo, vice president of development and financing, Tres Ríos. At the ceremony, the Tres Rios sustainability team and its leader, …

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