Hotels The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Hotels en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT 6 Over-the-Top Hotel Amenities for Your Next Business Trip Working hard? Find the ultimate in relaxation at your home away from home with the help of these luxe services. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Breanna Wilson This Robotic Butler Could Make Your Next Hotel Stay...Interesting A California hotel recently hired a new high-tech employee: a robot butler named A.L.O. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT Emily Price This Brand of Design-Savvy Hotels Is Built for Entrepreneurs Aloft leads the pack in the tech-savvy select-service hotel category. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT Elaine Glusac Hotel Says $500 Fine on Negative Yelp Reviews Was a Joke Angry Yelpers turned on a hotel after an article claimed the hotel fined newlyweds for guests' negative online reviews. Now, the hotel claims it was all a misunderstanding. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:07:00 GMT Kate Taylor Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite? Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy? Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys The initiative is aimed at younger travelers who are increasingly placing hotel reservations on mobile phones. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:36:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Startup Aims to Meet Tech Challenges of Dining Industry Red Book Connect's solutions for the four biggest issues restaurants face are already embraced by large numbers of businesses. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Adam Toren What – or Who – is Driving Hotel Updates? Hotels are rethinking front desks and guestrooms. While they’re driven by millennials, many of these changes have been long in coming. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:15:00 GMT Elaine Glusac Longtime Owner Sells TGI Fridays for $800 Million After nearly four decades of ownership, Carlson sold the restaurant chain to two private-equity firms. Wed, 21 May 2014 15:15:00 GMT Kate Taylor Our Annual Picks for the Best in Business Travel The people, companies and locations that are improving the way we get around and our experience once we get there. Wed, 14 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Bruce Schoenfeld The Road Warrior's Secret Defense: A Portable Pharmacy For about $25 you can replicate this frequent business traveler's arsenal, keep illness at bay and ensure that your trip is a productive one. Sun, 27 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT Paula Phelan Branson's Latest Bet: Will 2014 Be the Year of Virgin Hotels? The billionaire has announced plans for a 240-room hotel in trendy Nashville, Tenn., following additional slated properties in Chicago and New York. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:26:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Capturing a Sliver of Your Business Trip for Yourself A corporate nomad explains her discovery of ways to absorb the amazing places in her travels while still accomplishing her business goals. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT Paula Phelan Wedding Checklist: DJ, Photographer...Social Media Manager? W Hotels in New York is offering a $3,000 service to document your wedding on social media. #itwasinevitable Thu, 27 Mar 2014 17:02:00 GMT Wendy Frink The Top Brands in Food Service, Hotels, Retail and More These brands took the No. 1 spot in various categories. Here's why. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:30:00 GMT Jason Daley Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide. Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Alyson Shontell Tipping While Traveling: Whom to Tip and How Much Almost everyone knows to tip 15 to 20 percent of the bill for restaurant servers, but what about hotel staff, shuttle drivers and others who help you along your trip? Here's some advice. Fri, 27 Dec 2013 13:00:00 GMT Jacqueline Whitmore Travel Trends We Loved in 2013 These trends gave business travelers something to cheer about this year. Is your favorite listed? Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT Elaine Glusac Hilton Going Public: Good or Bad for Franchisees? While going public is certainly a big change for the company, its global franchisees will likely not have to worry. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 20:03:00 GMT Kate Taylor Hotel Loyalty Programs: Loyalty Not Required Savvy travelers are discovering the benefits of instant rewards at a growing number of hotel chains. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 16:00:00 GMT Elaine Glusac