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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.


Heritage expands south with Skyline’s Dunedin Leisure Lodge
21 Feb 2019  

Heritage expands south with Skyline’s Dunedin Leisure Lodge

Heritage Hotels is expanding south bringing Dunedin Leisure Lodge under its banner.


Jet Park expands into Hamilton to operate airport hotel
19 Feb 2019  

Jet Park expands into Hamilton to operate airport hotel

The hotel group will operate Hamilton Airport Hotel following a refurbishment of up to $5m of the property.


SKYCITY seeks OIO approval for land to build luxury hotel
13 Feb 2019  

SKYCITY seeks OIO approval for land to build luxury hotel

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Hotels take a hit over Xmas – New Year holiday period
12 Feb 2019   /

Hotels take a hit over Xmas – New Year holiday period

Hotel occupancy levels and RevPar took a hit across New Zealand over the Christmas and New Year holiday period, according to STR.


CODC targets new high-end accommodation for region
1 Feb 2019   /

CODC targets new high-end accommodation for region

The council is throwing its weight behind plans to attract investment into new four or five star accommodation.


Capstone takes centre stage at Westland’s Theatre Royal
1 Feb 2019  

Capstone takes centre stage at Westland’s Theatre Royal

Capstone Hotels & Resorts has been appointed to manage the recently renovated Theatre Royal Hotel in Westland taking its portfolio to 14 properties.


Hagaman’s Scenic adds Hamilton asset to group
31 Jan 2019  

Hagaman’s Scenic adds Hamilton asset to group

Scenic Hotel Group is to rebrand Hamilton’s Ambassador Hotel after securing the management contract from ANZIIG.


Full circle for new CityLife Wellington manager
30 Jan 2019   /

Full circle for new CityLife Wellington manager

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Hotel groups make senior Auckland appointments
22 Jan 2019   /

Hotel groups make senior Auckland appointments

Naumi, Swiss-Belhotel and Heritage Hotels announce senior hires.


New hotels, events in 2019 Auckland calendar
12 Dec 2018   /

New hotels, events in 2019 Auckland calendar

New hotels openings and fresh experiences for both Auckland locals and visitors have made a 2019 top ten list put together by Auckland Tourism, Events, Economic Development.


Jhunjhnuwala’s Sudima checks-in with carboNZero triple
5 Dec 2018   /

Jhunjhnuwala’s Sudima checks-in with carboNZero triple

A third New Zealand hotel has earned carboNZero certification, and it once again belongs to Sudesh Jhunjhnuwala’s Sudima Hotels group.


Pandeys’ “multi-million dollar” plan for President Hotel
3 Dec 2018   /

Pandeys’ “multi-million dollar” plan for President Hotel

The family’s CPG Hotels says it wants to transform the 3.5-star Auckland asset into a 5-star offering by mid-2020.


First Look: Goodbye Aspen Hotel, hello Kamana Lakehouse
28 Nov 2018   /

First Look: Goodbye Aspen Hotel, hello Kamana Lakehouse

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$29m boutique hotel to open in Christchurch Arts Centre
27 Nov 2018  

$29m boutique hotel to open in Christchurch Arts Centre

Sarin Investments will operate the 33-room hotel and an adjacent 350-person events space.


Mark Francis’ Augusta splashes $14m on hotel development
26 Nov 2018   /

Mark Francis’ Augusta splashes $14m on hotel development

The proposed five-star Queenstown hotel will be transfered to the investor’s planned tourism fund.


Ngāmotu JV buys Novotel New Plymouth for $23m
26 Nov 2018   /

Ngāmotu JV buys Novotel New Plymouth for $23m

A joint venture between three Taranaki iwi has bought the Novotel New Plymouth Hobson Hotel for $23m.


Aharoni adds Wellington’s landmark Amora to hotel portfolio
20 Nov 2018   /

Aharoni adds Wellington’s landmark Amora to hotel portfolio

Eyal Aharoni’s Primeproperty Group has added a fifth hotel to its portfolio with the purchase of Wellington’s landmark Amora Hotel.


DoubleTree by Hilton takes root in Napier
16 Nov 2018  

DoubleTree by Hilton takes root in Napier

International hotel brand DoubleTree by Hilton is to open its fifth New Zealand hotel after inking an agreement for a Hawke’s Bay site.


Stavert to take over from Bayview’s Kathy Guy
15 Nov 2018   /

Stavert to take over from Bayview’s Kathy Guy

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Colliers: Queenstown, Rotorua hotels “star performers”
7 Nov 2018   /

Colliers: Queenstown, Rotorua hotels “star performers”

The agent predicts strong RevPAR growth for Queenstown’s hotels.


VUW Luxury Symposium: Airbnb challenging hotels on experience design
7 Nov 2018   /

VUW Luxury Symposium: Airbnb challenging hotels on experience design

Hotels have been slow to pick up on the emerging trend of “experience design” which has resulted in Airbnb stealing a march, according to one of the world’s leading authorities in hotel revenue management.


Sudima poaches and promotes to bolster expansion
31 Oct 2018   /

Sudima poaches and promotes to bolster expansion

Sudesh Jhunjhnuwala’s Sudima Hotels group has made a senior appointment at its flagship Christchurch hotel and four key promotions as the privately owned group enters the final quarter of what it says is one of the busiest growth years in its history.


The Rees wins global gong at Skål sustainable tourism awards
23 Oct 2018   /

The Rees wins global gong at Skål sustainable tourism awards

Queenstown’s The Rees Hotel has become the first New Zealand company to take home a Skål International Sustainable Tourism award for urban accommodation.


ATEED: Auckland hotel pipeline books in 4,000 new rooms
15 Oct 2018  

ATEED: Auckland hotel pipeline books in 4,000 new rooms

A combination of new developments, refurbishments and extensions will see more than 4,000 hotel rooms come online in Auckland over the next five years, according to Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development.


“Strong tourism fundamentals” prompts c.$60m Waldorf purchase
11 Oct 2018  

“Strong tourism fundamentals” prompts c.$60m Waldorf purchase

Mulpha Australia has bought the asset at a yield close to 7%.


The Rees secures “tens of millions” to fund expansion
10 Oct 2018   /

The Rees secures “tens of millions” to fund expansion

The private equity cash will fund the Queenstown hotel’s expansion into a “uniquely NZ” boutique, high-end chain.


ATEED credits Project Palace with $250m Indigo win
1 Oct 2018   /

ATEED credits Project Palace with $250m Indigo win

In its annual report, ATEED also says major events are to play a key role in growing Auckland’s visitor economy.


JUCY to enter business market with third hotel
21 Sep 2018  

JUCY to enter business market with third hotel

The Auckland hotel will see the launch of a co-working concept called JUCY Share.


Horwath HTL: Auckland hotels risk “strong occupancy decline”
18 Sep 2018   /

Horwath HTL: Auckland hotels risk “strong occupancy decline”

Auckland hotels are at risk of “strong occupancy decline” unless developers reconsider their planned projects for the city, according to Horwath HTL NZ.  


Heritage appoints new CityLife Auckland GM
11 Sep 2018   /

Heritage appoints new CityLife Auckland GM

Heritage Hotel Management Ltd has appointed Akash Sood the general manager of its flagship CityLife Auckland hotel. 


Sudima’s Jhunjhnuwala wins diversity award
31 Aug 2018   /

Sudima’s Jhunjhnuwala wins diversity award

Sudima Hotels & Resorts’ founder and chief executive, Sudesh Jhunjhnuwala, has won the Walk the Talk category at the NZ Diversity Awards. 


Jet Park Hotels bolsters team to prepare for growth
30 Aug 2018   /

Jet Park Hotels bolsters team to prepare for growth

Jet Park Hotels has made a raft of senior appointments in preparation for what it says will be future growth.


Colliers: Tourism drives strong hotel performance but challenges remain
28 Aug 2018  

Colliers: Tourism drives strong hotel performance but challenges remain

The New Zealand hotel market continues to perform at historically high levels on the back of the fifth consecutive year of a tourism boom.


InterContinental Wellington sole NZ finalist in luxury awards
28 Aug 2018   /

InterContinental Wellington sole NZ finalist in luxury awards

The InterContinental Wellington has earned a place on the three-strong shortlist for Luxperience’s annual marketing award.


Wellington’s James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor in $10m refurb
20 Aug 2018  

Wellington’s James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor in $10m refurb

Wellington’s James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is to plough ahead with a $10m refurbishment of its Lambton Wing.


Nelson’s Rutherford appoints new GM
7 Aug 2018   /

Nelson’s Rutherford appoints new GM

The Rutherford Hotel Nelson has appointed a new general manager to replace the late Bevan McGillicuddy.


Millennium & Copthorne boosts interim revenue, profit
2 Aug 2018  

Millennium & Copthorne boosts interim revenue, profit

The hotel operator said it had lifted both occupancy and RevPAR despite competition heating up.


Forecast: NZ hotel prices, airfares to jump in 2019
30 Jul 2018   /

Forecast: NZ hotel prices, airfares to jump in 2019

The predicted growth is the highest of any country in the APAC region and compares only to that expected from Norway next year. 


Watch: Scenic Hotel Group joins Soap Aid
18 Jul 2018   /

Watch: Scenic Hotel Group joins Soap Aid

Scenic Hotel Group has joined with not-for-profit organisation Soap Aid to repurpose waste guest soap for use by communities in need.


Barton joins Edgewater board
18 Jul 2018   /

Barton joins Edgewater board

Edgewater’s former general manager, Mike Barton, has joined the privately-owned Wanaka hotel’s board.