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SkyCity’s Stephens: Akl hotels suffer, Q’town luxury plan advances
19 Aug 2019   /

SkyCity’s Stephens: Akl hotels suffer, Q’town luxury plan advances

SkyCity will exit its boutique Queenstown Wharf Casino if it can transfer its licence to a new luxury hotel.


NZ weekly hotel results to Aug 10: Auckland stuck in slow lane
16 Aug 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to Aug 10: Auckland stuck in slow lane

Auckland’s hoteliers are feeling the heat as ADR and RevPAR continue to drag 2018’s results.


NZ weekly hotel results to Aug 3: Midwinter softens for Queenstown
9 Aug 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to Aug 3: Midwinter softens for Queenstown

After a good start to the winter ski season for Queenstown’s hotel market in June, ADR and RevPAR dipped in July compared to last year although occupancy for the month is tracking above 2018’s results.


M&C Hotels: Interim profit falls by 21%
2 Aug 2019   /

M&C Hotels: Interim profit falls by 21%

Increased costs and competition across NZ has put pressure on room rates, says the hotel group.


NZ weekly hotel results to July 27: All Blacks test drives RevPAR up 40%
2 Aug 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to July 27: All Blacks test drives RevPAR up 40%

The All Blacks test against the Springboks in Wellington last Saturday boosted RevPAR in the capital’s hotel market by 39.8% for the week of 21-27 July 2019, according to STR.


Hotels, motels consents up 44% in June year
31 Jul 2019   /

Hotels, motels consents up 44% in June year

Building consents for hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation grew to 473 for the year to June 2019, up 44.3% on the previous 12 months.


Swiss-Belhotel expands in Queenstown with new hotels
30 Jul 2019  

Swiss-Belhotel expands in Queenstown with new hotels

The two new properties will bring a combined 437 rooms to the resort and take the operator’s NZ footprint to five hotels.


NZ weekly hotel results to 20 July: A good week for Wellington
26 Jul 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 20 July: A good week for Wellington

As if on cue following Wellington City Council flagging a falling share of the tourism market, the capital had a good week to Saturday 20 July, reporting RevPAR up 13.9% to $125.51, according to STR.


Akl Airport, Tainui unveil luxury Pullman design
24 Jul 2019  

Akl Airport, Tainui unveil luxury Pullman design

Construction of the $150m, 311-room, 5-star hotel starts on 1 August.


NZ weekly hotel results to 13 July: Christchurch comes down with a bump
19 Jul 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 13 July: Christchurch comes down with a bump

Christchurch came off its super rugby-fuelled run with a bit of a bump last week, reporting falls across occupancy, ADR and RevPAR for the week to Saturday 13 July.


Super Fund checks in to NZ’s $39bn tourism sector
16 Jul 2019   /

Super Fund checks in to NZ’s $39bn tourism sector

The $42bn sovereign wealth fund has taken a slice of a $300m three-strong hotel portfolio.


Naumi buys second Queenstown hotel
16 Jul 2019  

Naumi buys second Queenstown hotel

The Singapore-based group has purchased Central Ridge Boutique Hotel, which was on the market for $2m.


NZ weekly hotel results to 6 July: Auckland drags national market
12 Jul 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 6 July: Auckland drags national market

Auckland continues to drag the national market down with another round of falls across occupancy, ADR and RevPAR for the week to Saturday 6 July.


Stephens: Missed opportunities, more hotels and ‘big plans’ for Auckland
8 Jul 2019   /

Stephens: Missed opportunities, more hotels and ‘big plans’ for Auckland

SkyCity Entertainment Group’s chief executive, Graeme Stephens, on the missed opportunity around the NZ Convention Centre, a new Wellington hotel, and its “big plans” for Auckland.


NZ weekly hotel results to 29 June: A super bump for Christchurch
5 Jul 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 29 June: A super bump for Christchurch

In partnership with global accommodation benchmarking company STR, the Ticker publishes a weekly update tracking the performance of New Zealand’s hotel sector. 


Hotels, motels consents tick up in May
3 Jul 2019  

Hotels, motels consents tick up in May

Building consents for hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation increased to 46 in May 2019, up 15% on the same month last year, according to Stats NZ.


NZ weekly hotel results to 22 June: A negative week for all
28 Jun 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 22 June: A negative week for all

Falls across all three metrics in the four main tourism centres last week drove the national performance down with only two positive spots.


The Living Wage debate
25 Jun 2019   /

The Living Wage debate

Why some of New Zealand’s leading tourism businesses won’t pay.


Opinion: A level playing field for hotels
24 Jun 2019   /

Opinion: A level playing field for hotels

Scenic chair Lani Hagaman calls for the hotel industry to unite in the face of targeted rates and bed taxes.


Accor’s McGrath: NZ hotel investment, employment under threat
24 Jun 2019   /

Accor’s McGrath: NZ hotel investment, employment under threat

Foreign and domestic investment into New Zealand’s hotel sector is at risk, says Accor Pacific COO Simon McGrath.


2019 New Zealand Hotel Awards: And the winners are…
21 Jun 2019   /

2019 New Zealand Hotel Awards: And the winners are…

The industry’s great and good gathered last night at the Cordis Auckland for the event.


Scenic’s Hagaman launches new association as hoteliers battle taxes
21 Jun 2019  

Scenic’s Hagaman launches new association as hoteliers battle taxes

A group of New Zealand hotel owners have established a new association as they seek to rally the under-fire industry to make its voice heard by central government.


NZ weekly hotel results to 15 June: Auckland occupancy arrests slide
21 Jun 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results to 15 June: Auckland occupancy arrests slide

An occupancy rate in Auckland of 71.6% for the week ending Saturday 15 June managed to partly claw back a four-week slide for the city’s hotel sector.


New $3000 hotel management scholarships launched
20 Jun 2019   /

New $3000 hotel management scholarships launched

Four hotel management scholarships worth $3000 each have been announced today at the 2019 New Zealand Hotel Industry Conference.


2019 NZ hotel conference delegates converge on Cordis
20 Jun 2019   /

2019 NZ hotel conference delegates converge on Cordis

More than 660 delegates are expected to attend the 2019 New Zealand Hotel Industry Conference and Awards event at Cordis, Auckland.


Report: Uncertainty risks hotel projects being “choked off”
19 Jun 2019   /

Report: Uncertainty risks hotel projects being “choked off”

Slowing visitor growth, tighter lending conditions, and increased costs will take a toll, says Horwath HTL.


Colliers: Queenstown costs threaten record rooms pipeline
14 Jun 2019  

Colliers: Queenstown costs threaten record rooms pipeline

Despite growing pains, the resort’s tourism property market remains strong, says the agent.


NZ weekly hotel results: A winter bump for Queenstown
14 Jun 2019   /

NZ weekly hotel results: A winter bump for Queenstown

Queenstown’s hotel sector received a winter lift in occupancy, ADR and RevPar for the week ending Saturday 8 June, according to the latest data from STR.


Boutique New Plymouth hotel comes to market
13 Jun 2019   /

Boutique New Plymouth hotel comes to market

The State Hotel at New Plymouth is part of a large hospitality hub that is up for sale. 


SKYCITY gets go-ahead for trophy Queenstown site purchase
7 Jun 2019   /

SKYCITY gets go-ahead for trophy Queenstown site purchase

The OIO has granted consent for the operator’s $16m acquisition of the lakeside development property.


Naumi enters South Island with Queenstown acquisition
7 Jun 2019   /

Naumi enters South Island with Queenstown acquisition

Singapore-based Naumi Hotels has purchased The Dairy Private Hotel in Queenstown in its first foray into the South Island.


M&C renews lease on NZ’s largest hotel
7 Jun 2019  

M&C renews lease on NZ’s largest hotel

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels NZ has renewed its lease to keep operating the country’s largest hotel, Grand Millennium Auckland.


NZ hotel results: A capital picture for Wellington
7 Jun 2019   /

NZ hotel results: A capital picture for Wellington

Wellington’s hotel sector reported a strong increase in RevPAR, a good bump in ADR and solid growth in occupancy for the week ending Saturday 1 June, according to the latest data from STR.


Sudima, Millbrook lead 2019 NZ Hotel Industry Awards
5 Jun 2019   /

Sudima, Millbrook lead 2019 NZ Hotel Industry Awards

Thirty-nine finalists have been named across thirteen categories in the awards.


M&C: Tougher conditions will see growth slow
29 May 2019  

M&C: Tougher conditions will see growth slow

The hotel operator cites the Christchurch attack, an increase in rooms, and staffing difficulties as a drag on the industry.


Latest STR hotel results: Queenstown leads NZ down
22 May 2019   /

Latest STR hotel results: Queenstown leads NZ down

Queenstown’s hotel sector reported significant double-digit falls in both occupancy and and revenue per available room for the week ending Saturday 11 May.


ZEALANDIA and James Cook Hotel chart sustainability partnership
10 May 2019   /

ZEALANDIA and James Cook Hotel chart sustainability partnership

A new sustainability partnership between ZEALANDIA and James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor aims to strengthen the respective organisations’ environmental goals and enrich the visitor experience to Wellington.


Crown Plaza Auckland checks in paperless system
9 May 2019   /

Crown Plaza Auckland checks in paperless system

Crowne Plaza Auckland has introduced a paperless check-in and check-out system as a sustainable movement to reduce the hotel’s footprint.


NZ hotel results to 27 April: Christchurch comes off March spike
6 May 2019   /

NZ hotel results to 27 April: Christchurch comes off March spike

Christchurch’s hotel sector reported significant double-digit falls in the three key performance metrics of occupancy, average daily rate, and revenue per available room during the week of 21-27 April, according to data from STR.


NZ hotel results to 20 April: Auckland leads NZ down
29 Apr 2019   /

NZ hotel results to 20 April: Auckland leads NZ down

Auckland’s hotel sector reported double-figure falls in the three key performance metrics – occupancy, average daily rate, and revenue per available room – during the week of 14 – 20 April, according to data from STR.


NZ hotel results for week ending 13 April
24 Apr 2019   /

NZ hotel results for week ending 13 April

The NZ hotel industry reported year-on-year falls in the hotel sector’s three key performance metrics – occupancy, average daily rate, and revenue per available room – during the week of 7-13 April 2019, according to data from STR.


Sherwood makes Expedia’s top 10 eco-friendly hotels
16 Apr 2019   /

Sherwood makes Expedia’s top 10 eco-friendly hotels

A relative newcomer to New Zealand’s accommodation scene has made travel giant Expedia’s list of top 10 eco-friendly hotels.


M&C Hotel’s BK Chiu: Why tourism matters
26 Mar 2019   /

M&C Hotel’s BK Chiu: Why tourism matters

M&C’s NZ MD on how the wider economy benefits from the sector and why the industry shouldn’t be singled out to pay more.


M&C Hotels: Revenue jumps but warns of “significant challenges” ahead
26 Mar 2019   /

M&C Hotels: Revenue jumps but warns of “significant challenges” ahead

The hotel operator warns of an “urgent change” required to manage costs and revenue in 2019-20.


NZTE: Three years after Project Palace launch, 1 hotel being built
21 Mar 2019   /

NZTE: Three years after Project Palace launch, 1 hotel being built

However, the agency says it is working on 29 other hotel opportunities across NZ.


Colliers: Challenging hotel development market will hit pipeline
14 Mar 2019   /

Colliers: Challenging hotel development market will hit pipeline

A large number of proposed hotel developments in NZ are likely stall, says a new report.


Heritage announces Queenstown GM
14 Mar 2019   /

Heritage announces Queenstown GM

Heritage Hotel Management has appointed Kevin Kluts to be the new general manager of Heritage Queenstown.


Stats NZ: Hotels, motels consents growth falls sharply
4 Mar 2019   /

Stats NZ: Hotels, motels consents growth falls sharply

The number of building consents granted for hotels, motels, hostels and other short-term accommodation in the year to January 2019 has increased to 469, up 3.9% on the previous 12 months.


Distinction hires Marlborough’s Moriarty to head former Hotel Coachman
28 Feb 2019   /

Distinction hires Marlborough’s Moriarty to head former Hotel Coachman

Distinction Group has appointed Travis Moriarty to lead the operator’s newly-acquired Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre, formerly known as the Hotel Coachman.


SKYCITY targets $18m Queenstown site for new luxury hotel
27 Feb 2019   /

SKYCITY targets $18m Queenstown site for new luxury hotel

The operator is also considering a casino there to offer high rollers a “play and stay” option.