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Christchurch’s Quality Hotel Elms joins MIQ
24 Sep 2021   /

Christchurch’s Quality Hotel Elms joins MIQ

The addition of the hotel, which is part of the Choice Hotels group, will bring 85 rooms to the system.


Christchurch occupancy jumps as level 2 begins
24 Sep 2021   /

Christchurch occupancy jumps as level 2 begins

But it’s still a far cry from pre-Covid times, or even the same week in 2020 thanks to the latest lockdown.


Scenic promotes Luxon to CEO, says goodbye to Taylor after 30 years
23 Sep 2021   /

Scenic promotes Luxon to CEO, says goodbye to Taylor after 30 years

Scenic Hotel Group has promoted Karl Luxon to be chief executive of the company.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland up slightly as level 4 drags
17 Sep 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland up slightly as level 4 drags

Auckland hotels improved slightly over the week ending Saturday 11 September with average weekly occupancy at 34.5%.


MIQ booking system re-opens on Monday
16 Sep 2021   /

MIQ booking system re-opens on Monday

New Zealand’s managed isolation and quarantine booking system will re-open on Monday 20 September.


Weekly hotel results: Capital suffers biggest occupancy fall
10 Sep 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Capital suffers biggest occupancy fall

Occupancy across the capital dived from 70% to 5% in just two weeks as the city hunkered down due to Delta.


Sanders’ Haka Tourism to become Drifter in $500m hotel play
3 Sep 2021   /

Sanders’ Haka Tourism to become Drifter in $500m hotel play

Drifter Hospitality Group plans to target the premium millennial market with hybrid hotels across Asia Pacific.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown slumps to lockdown low
3 Sep 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown slumps to lockdown low

Queenstown was down 94.3% to record an average weekly occupancy of 1.3%, which appeared to be a record low for the resort.


Value of hotels, motels consents jump 489% in July
2 Sep 2021   /

Value of hotels, motels consents jump 489% in July

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation in July 2021 was $76m, up 489.6% from the same month in 2020, according to Stats NZ.


Millennium & Copthorne suffers 9000+ cancellations due to lockdown
1 Sep 2021   /

Millennium & Copthorne suffers 9000+ cancellations due to lockdown

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels New Zealand says it has received more than 9000 cancellations because of the latest Covid-19 outbreak.


“Where’s the plan?” – Hagaman’s call for clarity out of Covid
31 Aug 2021  

“Where’s the plan?” – Hagaman’s call for clarity out of Covid

None of us know where we are going because there’s no strategic plan from government, says the chair of Scenic Hotel Group.


NZ tourism divisions drag Australasian operators
31 Aug 2021   /

NZ tourism divisions drag Australasian operators

New Zealand was a drag on earnings for a number of large Australian-based tourism and travel firms, and returning to growth will depend on the effectiveness of the vaccination programme here.


Weekly hotel results: Occupancy plunges after lockdown
27 Aug 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Occupancy plunges after lockdown

Stays at hotels across New Zealand plunged after the government imposed alert level 4 restrictions.


Novotel & Ibis becomes new quarantine facility
27 Aug 2021   /

Novotel & Ibis becomes new quarantine facility

The Novotel & Ibis Auckland Ellerslie will from today become a contingency quarantine facility able to take any overflow of Covid-19 positive community cases stemming from the Delta outbreak.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy nears 2021 high
20 Aug 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy nears 2021 high

Occupancy at Christchurch hotels rose to its second highest level this year for the week ending Saturday 14 August with weekly occupancy at 68.8%.


SkyCity closes NZ casinos, keeps hotels open for existing guests
18 Aug 2021   /

SkyCity closes NZ casinos, keeps hotels open for existing guests

SkyCity Entertainment Group has closed its New Zealand casinos but is keeping its Auckland hotels open to accommodate existing guests following the national Covid-19 alert level 4 lockdown.


Maximum Occupancy event postponed
18 Aug 2021   /

Maximum Occupancy event postponed

The Maximum Occupancy New Zealand 2021 accommodation industry event scheduled for today at the Aotea Centre in Auckland has been postponed.


Value of hotels, motels consents up 123% in June
16 Aug 2021   /

Value of hotels, motels consents up 123% in June

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation in June 2021 was $38m, up 123.5% from the same month in 2020, according to Stats NZ.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown occupancy dips below 2020
13 Aug 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown occupancy dips below 2020

Average weekly occupancy at Queenstown hotels was lower than the corresponding week in 2020 as it fell to the 40% level for the first time since late May, according to STR.


New tower at Cordis Auckland hotel to open October
9 Aug 2021  

New tower at Cordis Auckland hotel to open October

The Cordis Auckland hotel will become New Zealand’s largest hotel in terms of room count when the new Pinnacle Tower section is officially opened in October.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy falls off holiday highs
6 Aug 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy falls off holiday highs

Average weekly occupancy at Auckland hotels fell from its recent highs to 60.6% for the seven days ending Saturday 31 July as the new school term kicked off.


Scenic brings back Dunedin City hotel
6 Aug 2021  

Scenic brings back Dunedin City hotel

Scenic Hotel Group is reopening its Dunedin City hotel after placing it in hibernation last year.


MIQ hotels will return changed and better – Gallop
3 Aug 2021   /

MIQ hotels will return changed and better – Gallop

Practices like buffet breakfasts may become a relic of the past, says Four Points by Sheraton Auckland’s GM.


Millennium & Copthorne’s hotels return $33k interim profit
2 Aug 2021   /

Millennium & Copthorne’s hotels return $33k interim profit

Millennium & Copthorne’s New Zealand hotel operations stayed in the black in the first half of the year – just.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch suffers sharp fall
30 Jul 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch suffers sharp fall

The fall may be attributable to the loss of Australian visitors as a result of the popping of the trans-Tasman quarantine-free travel bubble last Friday.


Weekly hotel results: Relief for Queenstown with NZ school holidays
23 Jul 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Relief for Queenstown with NZ school holidays

Occupancy at Queenstown hotels jumped nearly 20% in the week ending Saturday July 17, with average weekly occupancy at 63.3%, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: Wellington bounces back after level 2 lifted
16 Jul 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Wellington bounces back after level 2 lifted

Wellington hotel occupancy is still below performance seen in May and June.


Occupancy, RevPAR rise on positives – Colliers
15 Jul 2021   /

Occupancy, RevPAR rise on positives – Colliers

Queenstown is the only centre lagging on most hotel indicators.


Life at level 4: Four Points’ GM Paul Gallop on managing MIQ
9 Jul 2021   /

Life at level 4: Four Points’ GM Paul Gallop on managing MIQ

It’s a topsy turvy world for senior hotel managers in MIQ, who can find themselves packing lunches, on security, or behind the front desk.


Scenic snaps up former M&C VP Karl Luxon for newly created role
9 Jul 2021   /

Scenic snaps up former M&C VP Karl Luxon for newly created role

Scenic Hotel Group has appointed Karl Luxon to the newly created role of chief operating officer.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown misses Aussie bump
9 Jul 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown misses Aussie bump

Occupancy at Queenstown hotels dropped almost eight percentage points to 46% for the week to 3 July, according to STR.


Maximum Occupancy hotel event returns to NZ
9 Jul 2021   /

Maximum Occupancy hotel event returns to NZ

The Maximum Occupancy Accommodation Industry Conference will be held at the Aotea Centre in Auckland from 18-19 August.


Value of hotels, motels consents up more than 50% in May
5 Jul 2021   /

Value of hotels, motels consents up more than 50% in May

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation in May 2021 was $17m, up 54.5% from the same month in 2020, according to Stats NZ.


Weekly hotel results: Wellington occupancy plunges on Covid scare
2 Jul 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Wellington occupancy plunges on Covid scare

Occupancy at Wellington hotels plummeted over 20 percentage points to 52.2% for the week ending Saturday 26 June to its lowest level in more than year, according to STR.


International hospitality body IoH to open NZ branch
30 Jun 2021   /

International hospitality body IoH to open NZ branch

International professional body the Institute of Hospitality is establishing a New Zealand branch.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy settles into ‘new normal’
25 Jun 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch occupancy settles into ‘new normal’

Occupancy at Christchurch hotels was steady in the week ending Saturday June 19, with weekly occupancy at 55.4%.


Grand Mercure comes back on line as MIQ overhaul continues
21 Jun 2021   /

Grand Mercure comes back on line as MIQ overhaul continues

Support for the MIQ system will be required until at least 31 December 2022, says a government report into the facilities.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy dips
18 Jun 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy dips

Occupancy at Auckland hotels fell slightly in the week ending Saturday 12 June, with average weekly occupancy dipping to 57.6%, according to STR.


Skyline sells Dunedin hotel to Distinction
15 Jun 2021   /

Skyline sells Dunedin hotel to Distinction

However, the international operator says the off-market deal does not indicate any change in its overall strategy.


Old convention centre to transform into hotel, housing
15 Jun 2021   /

Old convention centre to transform into hotel, housing

Lease with Quest signed for 43-room hotel.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown trends up, capital drops down
11 Jun 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown trends up, capital drops down

Occupancy at Queenstown hotels improved slightly in the week ending Saturday 5 June, with average weekly occupancy at 45.1%, according to STR.


New InterContinental hotel planned for completion 2023
8 Jun 2021  

New InterContinental hotel planned for completion 2023

Waterfront hotel to have 139 rooms, building to contain office space, roof-top bar.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland gradually improves
4 Jun 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland gradually improves

Weekly average occupancy in city of sails remained above 60% for two straight weeks.


New Ramada hotel opens in Auckland
2 Jun 2021  

New Ramada hotel opens in Auckland

The Safari Hotel Group has opened the new Ramada Hotel and Suites Newmarket, welcoming the first guests on Tuesday.


Value of hotels, motels consents up two-thirds in April
2 Jun 2021   /

Value of hotels, motels consents up two-thirds in April

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation in April 2021 was $32m, up 65.5% for the same month in 2020, according to Stats NZ.


Weekly hotel results: Capital continues to climb
28 May 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Capital continues to climb

Average weekly occupancy in Wellington has continued to climb hitting a 2021 high last week, according to STR.


Weekly hotel results: Steady as she goes for Christchurch
21 May 2021   /

Weekly hotel results: Steady as she goes for Christchurch

Occupancy at Christchurch hotels was steady for the week ending Saturday 15 May, with weekly occupancy at 54.6%, according to STR.


Hermitage hosts Aoraki ‘Everest Day’ event
21 May 2021  

Hermitage hosts Aoraki ‘Everest Day’ event

The ‘Hike 5 for Hillary’ next weekend will raise funds for The Himalayan Trust.


Boult: Queenstown Lakes bed tax still possible
17 May 2021   /

Boult: Queenstown Lakes bed tax still possible

But the mayor says implementing one won’t happen until business stabilises for accommodation providers.


Hotel Council Aotearoa welcomes Nash’s ‘no bed taxes’
14 May 2021   /

Hotel Council Aotearoa welcomes Nash’s ‘no bed taxes’

Many think Nash will move to increase IVL as a source of more funding.