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Weekly hotel results: Wellington shifts into summer in strongest shape
2 Dec 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Wellington shifts into summer in strongest shape

Of the country’s major hotel markets, Wellington appears to have come out of spring the strongest with average weekly occupancy mostly above 80% since mid-October, according to figures from STR.


NZ winners at 2022 Hotel Management Awards
29 Nov 2022   /

NZ winners at 2022 Hotel Management Awards

Winners spanned the New Zealand Hotel, Department, People, and Major Awards categories.


ADP: Monthly hotel guest nights break through million mark
28 Nov 2022   /

ADP: Monthly hotel guest nights break through million mark

Hotel guest nights across New Zealand in October 2022 surpassed the million mark for the first time since the pandemic started.


Weekly hotel results: Spring revival points to strong summer
25 Nov 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Spring revival points to strong summer

Almost all of New Zealand’s major hotel markets are finishing spring stronger than they started, according to figures from STR.


NZ ski resorts, hotels recognised in global awards
21 Nov 2022   /

NZ ski resorts, hotels recognised in global awards

Mt Hutt, The Rees, Matakauri Lodge, and Azur Luxury Lodge have all picked up awards at the World Ski Awards for 2022.


Hotel weekly results: Christchurch keeps on climbing
18 Nov 2022   /

Hotel weekly results: Christchurch keeps on climbing

A good October has turned into an even better November for Christchurch’s hotel market, according to figures from STR.


Hotel staff shortages forcing prices up but slowing recovery – Horwath HTL
17 Nov 2022   /

Hotel staff shortages forcing prices up but slowing recovery – Horwath HTL

Operators are being forced to cap room supply while demand and cost pressures rise.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland back on the rise
11 Nov 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland back on the rise

Auckland is back on the rise after suffering a mid-October occupancy and ADR drop, according to figures from STR.


Hotel weekly results: Queenstown arrests spring slide
4 Nov 2022   /

Hotel weekly results: Queenstown arrests spring slide

Queenstown occupancy and ADR appear to have stabilised at a new post-Covid ‘normal’ – at least for late spring – according to figures from STR.


NZ Super Fund jv aiming to be “NZ’s best hotel portfolio”
3 Nov 2022   /

NZ Super Fund jv aiming to be “NZ’s best hotel portfolio”

NZ Super Fund says its NZ Hotel Holdings joint venture with The Russell Property Group and Lockwood Property Group had a very busy FY22, “continuing with the strategy to be New Zealand’s best hotel portfolio”.


NZ hotel market recovery stronger than anticipated – Colliers
2 Nov 2022   /

NZ hotel market recovery stronger than anticipated – Colliers

The recovery is being led by particularly strong room rates, says the agent.


Hotel weekly results: NZ gets going
28 Oct 2022   /

Hotel weekly results: NZ gets going

A steady climb in occupancy across the country since early September pushes the rate up to a 2022 high.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch hits 2022 high
21 Oct 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch hits 2022 high

Christchurch has hit an occupancy high for 2022 after a long climb from the Omicron-impacted doldrums of March this year.


New hotel booking platform launches in NZ
21 Oct 2022  

New hotel booking platform launches in NZ

A new booking platform that enables hotels to offer pricing tailored to individual customers has launched in New Zealand.


$35m Sudima targets 70k additional visitors for Kaikōura
19 Oct 2022   /

$35m Sudima targets 70k additional visitors for Kaikōura

The opening of the $35m Sudima Kaikōura has finally become a reality after long Covid delays – just in time for the much-anticipated summer.


Accor targets NZ growth in wider Pacific expansion
17 Oct 2022   /

Accor targets NZ growth in wider Pacific expansion

With new hotels and brands coming, the country’s largest hotel operator is already looking to fill about 300 vacancies in NZ.


Weekly hotel results: WOW puts spring in Wellington’s step
14 Oct 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: WOW puts spring in Wellington’s step

The capital is having a strong spring with the return of the World of WearableArt after three years helping to drive occupancy and ADR.


Inaugural AHICE hotel conference kicks off in Auckland
12 Oct 2022   /

Inaugural AHICE hotel conference kicks off in Auckland

More than 450 delegates are expected to gather in Auckland today and tomorrow for the first New Zealand Aotearoa Hotel Industry Conference and Exhibition.


Hotel service levels risk “lasting damage” – Horwath HTL
11 Oct 2022   /

Hotel service levels risk “lasting damage” – Horwath HTL

Staffing challenges could create reputational damage if summer demand is not satisfied, warns the consultancy.


Hotels offer scholarships for Lincoln University students
10 Oct 2022   /

Hotels offer scholarships for Lincoln University students

Christchurch hotels The Pavilions and The George are partnering up with Lincoln University to offer $3,000 scholarships to students.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland finally on the move
7 Oct 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland finally on the move

After spending most of the year struggling to crack 50% occupancy, Auckland is finally on the move with the major metrics all trending in the right direction.


Asia Pacific hotel recovery by 2024, China uncertainty drags – CBRE
4 Oct 2022   /

Asia Pacific hotel recovery by 2024, China uncertainty drags – CBRE

Increasing operating expenses, particularly for labour and utilities, are also weighing on sentiment.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown dips after Snow Machine high
30 Sep 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown dips after Snow Machine high

Average weekly occupancy and ADR have slid from their winter highs at Queenstown but the October school holidays will hopefully give the resort another spring boost.


$52m The Langlands Hotel officially opens
30 Sep 2022  

$52m The Langlands Hotel officially opens

Invercargill’s 4.5-star The Langlands Hotel has been officially opened.


Weekly hotel results: Steady as it goes for NZ winter
23 Sep 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Steady as it goes for NZ winter

Average weekly occupancy across all of New Zealand barely budged over winter, hovering around 55% since early July 2022, according to figures from STR.


ADR drives growth but rising costs, staffing challenges drag hotels – Horwath HTL
20 Sep 2022   /

ADR drives growth but rising costs, staffing challenges drag hotels – Horwath HTL

Room nights sold in five out of eight key markets returned to pre-Covid levels in August.


Weekly hotel results: Has Wellington lost its crown?
16 Sep 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Has Wellington lost its crown?

It is still early days in the recovery but could Wellington’s crown as the country’s best-performing hotel market for the past two-and-a-half years finally be slipping?


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch comes off 2022 high
9 Sep 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch comes off 2022 high

Christchurch has enjoyed an improving occupancy rate this year, recovering from an Omicron low in mid-March to reach 66% on average across the city in late-August, according to STR.


Nesuto refocuses on short-stay as visitor recovery ramps up
5 Sep 2022   /

Nesuto refocuses on short-stay as visitor recovery ramps up

The apartment hotel operator brings back its short-stay offerings in NZ after reverting to long-term accom during the pandemic.


Weekly hotel results: Will spring budge Auckland’s market?
2 Sep 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Will spring budge Auckland’s market?

There was been little movement in Auckland’s hotel market over winter with new room supply and returning managed isolation facilities keeping a lid on occupancy rates and ADR.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown maintains holiday high
26 Aug 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown maintains holiday high

Average weekly occupancy at Queenstown has plateaued in the high 60s, with a consistent performance seen since the July school holidays, according to figures from STR.


SkyCity scraps Queenstown hotel plans, puts $18m land up for sale
22 Aug 2022   /

SkyCity scraps Queenstown hotel plans, puts $18m land up for sale

The operator abandons its proposal for a luxury hotel and new VIP casino on the banks of Lake Whakatipu.


Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy plateaus
19 Aug 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy plateaus

Average weekly occupancy across all of New Zealand has been stuck around 54% for the past month although ADR has been performing relatively well, according to figures from STR.


Hotel DeBrett sale to launch new brand in boutique accom
16 Aug 2022   /

Hotel DeBrett sale to launch new brand in boutique accom

Village Accommodation will use the landmark Auckland asset for its new Habitat Hotels brand.


Hotel RevPAR recovers to pre-Covid levels – Horwath HTL
15 Aug 2022   /

Hotel RevPAR recovers to pre-Covid levels – Horwath HTL

ADR jumps as guests fork out to secure scarce rooms in Queenstown and Te Pae helps boost demand in Christchurch.


Weekly hotel results: NZ’s best-performing market matched
12 Aug 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: NZ’s best-performing market matched

The country’s best-performing hotel market during the pandemic, Wellington, has been matched by Queenstown for most of the past month, according to figures from STR.


Millennium & Copthorne reports interim loss, revenue fall from hotels
11 Aug 2022   /

Millennium & Copthorne reports interim loss, revenue fall from hotels

The group says hotel operations in NZ “are still challenging” with competition for skilled labour intense for the foreseeable future.


Marsden launches Microtel by Wyndham in NZ
10 Aug 2022   /

Marsden launches Microtel by Wyndham in NZ

The first Microtel by Wyndham in Wellington marks the brand’s entry into Aotearoa.


Weekly hotel results: How did Queenstown do during the holidays?
5 Aug 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: How did Queenstown do during the holidays?

Queenstown hit an average weekly occupancy high of 70.5% during the July New Zealand school holidays, according to figures from STR.


The Carlin joins prestigious luxury network
4 Aug 2022   /

The Carlin joins prestigious luxury network

Queenstown’s The Carlin Boutique Hotel has joined the Small Luxury Hotels of the World network.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch on the up and up
29 Jul 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch on the up and up

Christchurch bucked the trend of falling occupancy seen across New Zealand last week, according to figures from STR.


Industry converges on sold-out hospitality conference
26 Jul 2022   /

Industry converges on sold-out hospitality conference

After a two-year hiatus, the New Zealand Hospitality Conference is back taking place at the Grand Millennium in Auckland starting today.


Business travel, ski market return faster than expected for hotels – Horwath HTL
25 Jul 2022   /

Business travel, ski market return faster than expected for hotels – Horwath HTL

Average daily rates jumped in June with little resistance from consumers, says the consultancy.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland lags, others lift
22 Jul 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland lags, others lift

While other major hotel markets have seen good occupancy and room rate performance during the July school holiday period, Auckland is lagging.


Q2 hotel room rates beat pre-Covid levels – Colliers
21 Jul 2022   /

Q2 hotel room rates beat pre-Covid levels – Colliers

The strong results, particularly in Rotorua, are being achieved despite occupancy still in recovery, says the agent. 


Pullman Auckland reopens with new look
20 Jul 2022   /

Pullman Auckland reopens with new look

Pullman Auckland has reopened to guests for accommodation and events after returning from managed isolation duty.


The biggest threat facing hotel owners – CBRE survey
19 Jul 2022   /

The biggest threat facing hotel owners – CBRE survey

Auckland’s hotels are expected to return to pre-Covid levels of RevPAR in 3-5 five years.


Skilled staff shortages? McKinsey’s top tips for tourism, hospo
19 Jul 2022   /

Skilled staff shortages? McKinsey’s top tips for tourism, hospo

New ways of attracting talent are emerging, says the global management consultancy.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown takes off
15 Jul 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown takes off

A strong upturn in Queenstown’s hotel market is underway with average weekly occupancy touching 68% last week, according to STR.


Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy passes 50%, hits 2022 high
8 Jul 2022   /

Weekly hotel results: NZ occupancy passes 50%, hits 2022 high

Average weekly occupancy across New Zealand has finally passed 50% for the first time this year, according to STR.