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Weekly hotel results: Auckland suffers weakest recovery
18 Sep 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland suffers weakest recovery

While most of the major hotel markets have gotten a decent lift out of Auckland’s move to Covid-19 alert level 2 with added restrictions on Sunday 30 August, the city itself has struggled by comparison, according to figures from STR.


CPG’s five star Hotel Fitzroy opens
16 Sep 2020   /

CPG’s five star Hotel Fitzroy opens

CPG Hotel Group’s new Hotel Fitzroy, Curated by Fable has opened in Auckland.


$200m Park Hyatt hotel opens its doors
15 Sep 2020  

$200m Park Hyatt hotel opens its doors

The $200m Park Hyatt Auckland has officially opened, marking the debut of the Park Hyatt brand in New Zealand.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown leads markets up as Akl lockdown ends
11 Sep 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown leads markets up as Akl lockdown ends

Auckland’s move to Covid-19 alert level 2 on Sunday 30 August, with some added restrictions, saw an immediate effect on the country’s major hotel markets, according to figures from STR.


Tripadvisor accolades roll in for Taranaki trio
10 Sep 2020   /

Tripadvisor accolades roll in for Taranaki trio

Tūpare Gardens and the Dawson Hotel in Taranaki visitor sites have been named 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award winners.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy jumps
4 Sep 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy jumps

Christchurch bucked the national trend with a sharp jump in occupancy.


Value of hotels, motels consents falls 52% in July
2 Sep 2020   /

Value of hotels, motels consents falls 52% in July

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation for the month of July 2020 was $13m, a decline of 52.4% for the same month last year.


EVENT closes nearly half of Rydges hotel, writes down $6m
1 Sep 2020   /

EVENT closes nearly half of Rydges hotel, writes down $6m

The temporary closure of dozens of hotel rooms has become indefinite.


Hilton Auckland to host hybrid hotel industry events
1 Sep 2020   /

Hilton Auckland to host hybrid hotel industry events

The Hilton Auckland will host a full-day pop-up hotel industry conference as part of this year’s hybrid AHICE and Design Inn 2020 event.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown suffers most from Auckland lockdown
28 Aug 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown suffers most from Auckland lockdown

Queenstown appears to be suffering most from Auckland’s Covid-19 alert level 3 lockdown, according to figures from STR.


New cathedral to occupy former Copthorne hotel site
24 Aug 2020  

New cathedral to occupy former Copthorne hotel site

A new cathedral will be built in Christchurch after an agreement was met for the sale of the land formerly occupied by Copthorne Hotel Christchurch Central.


Weekly hotel results: Markets fall as lockdown kicks in
21 Aug 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Markets fall as lockdown kicks in

New Zealand’s major hotel markets all took a hit following Auckland’s move to Covid-19 alert level 3 and the rest of the country to level 2 on 12 August, according to figures from STR.


Govt invests $6m in security for managed isolation
21 Aug 2020   /

Govt invests $6m in security for managed isolation

The Government is rolling out additional security systems in its managed isolation and quarantine facilities at a cost of $6m.


Govt adds 500 NZDF personnel to iso-facilities
20 Aug 2020   /

Govt adds 500 NZDF personnel to iso-facilities

The increase in defence personnel would reduce the reliance on private security firms, especially at high-risk areas such as entry and exit areas.


Rydges worker tests positive, Weta staff warned to be vigilant
19 Aug 2020   /

Rydges worker tests positive, Weta staff warned to be vigilant

The hotel maintenance worker did not have routine contact with guests, says the Govt.


New Auckland hotel rated NZ’s first 5 Green Star
19 Aug 2020   /

New Auckland hotel rated NZ’s first 5 Green Star

The Hotel Britomart will be the first 5 Green Star hotel in New Zealand, certified by the New Zealand Green Building Council.


Heritage Christchurch building turns 107
19 Aug 2020  

Heritage Christchurch building turns 107

The building was transformed into a hotel after the Christchurch Council called for new uses of the building after falling into disrepair.


Hotels hit by mass cancellations – NZHOA
14 Aug 2020  

Hotels hit by mass cancellations – NZHOA

Hoteliers are losing thousands of leisure and corporate bookings, says the Hotel Owners Association.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland recovery to be hit by level 3
14 Aug 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland recovery to be hit by level 3

Auckland’s hotel market will again be hit hard by new Covid-19 alert level 3 restrictions after staging a recovery since the end of July, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: Wellington fall settles at higher occupancy than others
7 Aug 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Wellington fall settles at higher occupancy than others

Wellington’s hotel occupancy has plateaued following the July school holiday peak but at a higher level than any of the other major markets, according to figures from STR.


Capstone: More luxury deals to follow Waiheke contract
6 Aug 2020   /

Capstone: More luxury deals to follow Waiheke contract

The NZ-owned hotel management firm has secured its 11th property – Delamore Lodge on Waiheke Island.


Kiwi Property pauses 140-room hotel to await ‘tenant demand’
4 Aug 2020  

Kiwi Property pauses 140-room hotel to await ‘tenant demand’

NZX-listed Kiwi Property’s proposed Sylvia Park Tower 2 including a hotel is under review.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch holds up as markets fall
31 Jul 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch holds up as markets fall

Christchurch’s hotel market has seen occupancy hover around 50% for the fourth week in a row, defying falls in other markets over the past two weeks, according to figures from STR.


“Grim” outlook for NZ market – M&C Hotels
30 Jul 2020   /

“Grim” outlook for NZ market – M&C Hotels

The hotel group says in its interim results that it does not believe it has seen the full impact of the Covid-19 crisis.


CPG Hotels unveils new luxury brand
29 Jul 2020   /

CPG Hotels unveils new luxury brand

Six existing CPG properties in Auckland, Picton, and Dunedin would be refurbished and re-emerge under the Fable masthead within two years


Weekly hotel results: Second week holiday dip for NZ hotels
24 Jul 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Second week holiday dip for NZ hotels

Occupancy and RevPAR dipped across all of the country’s major hotel markets in the second week of the July school holidays, according to figures from STR.


NZ hotel market rebounds to “one of the best” in the world – Colliers
23 Jul 2020   /

NZ hotel market rebounds to “one of the best” in the world – Colliers

The New Zealand hotel market is one of the best performing worldwide, according to Colliers hotel specialist Dean Humphries.


Dunedin iso-hotels ruled out as national capacity nears “exhaustion”
23 Jul 2020   /

Dunedin iso-hotels ruled out as national capacity nears “exhaustion”

The Govt says there would be safety and logistical challenges standing up Dunedin’s hotels.


Perspectives: Hotel revenue management in the post-Covid world
21 Jul 2020   /

Perspectives: Hotel revenue management in the post-Covid world

Cornell University School of Hotel Administration’s Emeritus Professor of Operations Management, Sherri Kimes, on why revenue management management matters more than ever in a capacity-constrained post-Covid world.


Hilton brings DoubleTree to Auckland with 231-room offer
20 Jul 2020  

Hilton brings DoubleTree to Auckland with 231-room offer

DoubleTree by Hilton Auckland Albert Street will open in Q1 2023.


Dunedin iso-hotels scoped but Queenstown, Invercargill ruled out
20 Jul 2020   /

Dunedin iso-hotels scoped but Queenstown, Invercargill ruled out

A decision would be made soon on whether the city’s hotels would take part in the programme.


Weekly hotel results: Finally, a little relief for Queenstown
17 Jul 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Finally, a little relief for Queenstown

The resort saw a sharp uptick in occupancy for the first week of the school holidays, almost doubling from the previous week’s results, according to figures from STR.


Falling hotel and motel prices contribute to CPI drop
17 Jul 2020   /

Falling hotel and motel prices contribute to CPI drop

Falling hotel and motel prices due to the Covid-19 crisis contributed to the consumer price index declining 0.5% in the June 2020 quarter, says Stats NZ.


Corporates, domestic leisure key to launch – Park Hyatt’s Brett Sweetman
14 Jul 2020  

Corporates, domestic leisure key to launch – Park Hyatt’s Brett Sweetman

The new $200m hotel is taking bookings for rooms from 15 September, when there are expectations of a renewed appetite for business travel.


Heritage Hotels, HQ New Zealand partner in conference package
14 Jul 2020   /

Heritage Hotels, HQ New Zealand partner in conference package

Heritage Queenstown has partnered with local professional event company HQ New Zealand to attract conferences to the resort.


Police to be posted at iso-hotels 24/7
10 Jul 2020   /

Police to be posted at iso-hotels 24/7

A permanent police presence will be at every managed isolation and quarantine facility.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland closes in on pre-Covid performance
10 Jul 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland closes in on pre-Covid performance

The Government’s growing managed isolation business appears to be driving Auckland’s hotel sector as the market closes in last winter’s pre-Covid results, according to figures from STR.


CPG bets $100m on luxury to drive post-Covid recovery
9 Jul 2020   /

CPG bets $100m on luxury to drive post-Covid recovery

The hotel group says it will fill the five-star segment with a distinctly Kiwi brand to help drive demand.


Air NZ freezes bookings to help Govt cope with rapid rise in returnees
7 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ freezes bookings to help Govt cope with rapid rise in returnees

The airline was also looking at aligning daily arrivals with the capacity available at managed isolation facilities.


Value of hotels, motels consents fall 77% – Stats NZ
7 Jul 2020   /

Value of hotels, motels consents fall 77% – Stats NZ

The value of consents for hotels, motels, and other short-term accommodation fell 76.5% to $11m in May 2020, down from $46m for the same month in 2019.


Pro-invest’s new Queenstown hotel start of NZ expansion – CEO
6 Jul 2020  

Pro-invest’s new Queenstown hotel start of NZ expansion – CEO

Lifting restrictions on domestic travel gave Pro Invest Group the confidence to open a new hotel at Queenstown.


Concerns raised at Queenstown iso-hotels
3 Jul 2020   /

Concerns raised at Queenstown iso-hotels

Mayor Jim Boult says limited health care capacity in the region would be a “significant” worry if an outbreak occurred.


Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy nears 50%
3 Jul 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy nears 50%

A steady, five-week rise in occupancy has seen New Zealand’s overall hotel market close in on 50% occupancy, according to figures from STR.


Heritage, CityLife hotels reopen
2 Jul 2020  

Heritage, CityLife hotels reopen

Heritage Auckland and CityLife Auckland have officially reopened, after closing throughout the Covid-19 lockdown.


New Queenstown hotel prepares to welcome guests
1 Jul 2020  

New Queenstown hotel prepares to welcome guests

Queenstown’s newest hotel is preparing to open its doors to guests.


Augusta: $27m loss due mainly to undeveloped hotels
29 Jun 2020   /

Augusta: $27m loss due mainly to undeveloped hotels

Augusta Capital’s annual net loss of $27m was mainly driven by write downs in the value of two tourism properties.


New luxury hotels start taking bookings
29 Jun 2020  

New luxury hotels start taking bookings

Auckland’s luxury hotel offering will be expanded with six new CDB properties nearing completion, bringing an extra 900 rooms to the city.


EVENT to reward community supporters with 1200 hotel nights
29 Jun 2020   /

EVENT to reward community supporters with 1200 hotel nights

The From our Family to Yours campaign will give away 1200 hotel nights across QT, Rydges and Atura hotels in NZ and Australia to locals who have supported their communities throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.


Weekly hotel results: iso-hotels help lift Christchurch
26 Jun 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: iso-hotels help lift Christchurch

Christchurch’s hotel market has been given a boost – most probably because of the Government’s managed isolation contracts – with occupancy and RevPAR jumping significantly last week, according to figures from STR.


The business of iso-hotels: NZ tourism’s only growth industry
25 Jun 2020  

The business of iso-hotels: NZ tourism’s only growth industry

Some operators are benefiting from Govt contracts, which could be worth almost $300m by the end of the year.