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Hoteliers fear difficult two years for sector – survey
12 May 2020   /

Hoteliers fear difficult two years for sector – survey

Confidence among hotel operators has plummeted, according to a new survey.


Operators push out promos to leverage level 2 travel
8 May 2020   /

Operators push out promos to leverage level 2 travel

Hotel operators have pushed out a raft of offers and packages following yesterday’s confirmation that regional travel is set to resume under Covid-19 alert level two.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy creeps up
8 May 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland occupancy creeps up

For the third week in a row, Auckland occupancy has crept up from a low of 32% a month ago to 44.33% last week, according to figures from STR.


Hotel, motel consents value increases 25% in March
8 May 2020   /

Hotel, motel consents value increases 25% in March

The value of building consents for hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation increased 25% in March 2020 compared to the same month last year, according to Statistics New Zealand.


Weekly hotel results: Wellington occupancy bottoms out
1 May 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Wellington occupancy bottoms out

Wellington occupancy appears to have plateaued, falling to 8.6% last week, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: Christchurch falls as repatriation flights end
24 Apr 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Christchurch falls as repatriation flights end

New Zealand’s second main gateway, Christchurch, saw RevPAR fall to $10.62 last week, down 91.1% on the same period last year, according to figures from STR.  


SkyCity brands new Adelaide Casino hotel
23 Apr 2020   /

SkyCity brands new Adelaide Casino hotel

The new luxury hotel part of the $330 million Adelaide Casino expansion has been named – Eos by SkyCity.


Hotel owners want more from Auckland Council
21 Apr 2020   /

Hotel owners want more from Auckland Council

Auckland Council is being asked to go further than putting a hold on the Auckland Provider Targeted Rate until March 2021.


Auckland Council suspends APTR, saves industry $14m
20 Apr 2020   /

Auckland Council suspends APTR, saves industry $14m

However, it plans to resume the charge once investment in visitor attraction is needed.


Lockdown sees third of hotels shut – Colliers
17 Apr 2020   /

Lockdown sees third of hotels shut – Colliers

A third of New Zealand hotels are currently closed with more expected to shut their doors in the coming weeks as the Covid-19 crisis continues to bite, according to new research from Colliers.


Weekly hotel results: Self-iso arrivals, departing tourists prop up Auckland
17 Apr 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Self-iso arrivals, departing tourists prop up Auckland

Arrivals forced into self-isolation and departing tourists appear to be propping up the Auckland market, albeit at an unnaturally low level, as the country neared the end of the third week of lockdown, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: National occupancy plateaus at historic low
9 Apr 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: National occupancy plateaus at historic low

The New Zealand market, sustained now only by self-isolating arrivals and essential workers, saw occupancy fall to 28% for the week ending September, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown occupancy plumbs new depths
3 Apr 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown occupancy plumbs new depths

Queenstown hotel occupancy has dropped to a level possibly unheard of before – 11.1% – down 86.5% compared to the same week last year, according to figures from STR.


Hotels, motels building consents value jumps in Feb
2 Apr 2020   /

Hotels, motels building consents value jumps in Feb

The value of building consents issued for hotels, motels and other short term accommodation for the year to February 2020 was $616m.


Rotorua’s SilverOaks Hotel Geyserland site up for sale
2 Apr 2020   /

Rotorua’s SilverOaks Hotel Geyserland site up for sale

The former site of the SilverOaks Hotel Geyserland in Rotorua is for sale.


Iconic hotel in art deco capital on market
31 Mar 2020  

Iconic hotel in art deco capital on market

Colliers is marketing the sale of the County Hotel in New Zealand’s Art Deco capital of Napier.


Weekly hotel results: Occupancy, RevPAR plummet across NZ
27 Mar 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Occupancy, RevPAR plummet across NZ

Occupancy and RevPAR across the country fell by levels possibly never seen before at a national level following the Government’s closure of the border to non-residents, according to figures from STR.


M&C to operate at ‘almost certain’ loss, directors cut fees
26 Mar 2020   /

M&C to operate at ‘almost certain’ loss, directors cut fees

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels says it is now almost certain that its hotel operations for the first and second half of 2020 will trade at a loss.


The business of self-isolation – operators get an unexpected bump
25 Mar 2020   /

The business of self-isolation – operators get an unexpected bump

Arrivals required to stand down are providing “a reasonable amount of business” for some companies.


Weekly hotel results: Markets hit hard with worse to come
20 Mar 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Markets hit hard with worse to come

Another tough week for the hotel industry with sharp falls across the country, according to figures from STR.


M&C in “existential crisis for hotels, staff, shareholders”
19 Mar 2020   /

M&C in “existential crisis for hotels, staff, shareholders”

The group is predicting a revenue loss of $24m for H1 2020, says MD BK Chiu.


Millennium & Copthorne Hotels in trading halt
16 Mar 2020   /

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels in trading halt

Hotel operator Millennium & Copthorne Hotels New Zealand has also announced a share trading halt to the NZX.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland RevPAR slumps
13 Mar 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland RevPAR slumps

After a slightly surprising positive first half of February for Auckland, the city’s hotel market has suffered double-digit falls across all three metrics, according to figures from STR.


GM of new QT Auckland appointed
10 Mar 2020   /

GM of new QT Auckland appointed

Doran Whaite has been named the new general manager for QT Auckland, opening mid-2020.


Consented hotels, accommodation on a high
10 Mar 2020   /

Consented hotels, accommodation on a high

In the year ended January 2020, the number of new consented hotels, motels and other accommodation consented rose in value 25% to $586m.


Weekly hotel results: A tough week for the sector
6 Mar 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: A tough week for the sector

A negative week for all regions and all metrics compared to this time last year, save only for ADR at Christchurch, which ticked up for the week, according to figures from STR.


Hospitality NZ welcomes appeal against “unfair, inequitable” targeted rates
6 Mar 2020   /

Hospitality NZ welcomes appeal against “unfair, inequitable” targeted rates

Hospitality New Zealand has welcomed the appeal of the High Court decision to support the Accommodation Provider Targeted Rate, saying it is “unfair, inequitable and very poor public policy”.


Weekly hotel results: Auckland bucks falls with positive week
28 Feb 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Auckland bucks falls with positive week

Auckland bucked falling markets across the rest of New Zealand with a slightly surprising – because of the China travel ban – positive week across all three of the major hotel metrics, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: RevPAR hit as travel ban bites
21 Feb 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: RevPAR hit as travel ban bites

The Government’s travel ban from China, which started on Monday 3 February, as well as the later starting of Chinese New Year in 2019, combined to push most markets down last week, compared to the same period last year, according to figures from STR.


STAAH partners with ResBook for realtime booking data
19 Feb 2020   /

STAAH partners with ResBook for realtime booking data

Cloud-based hospitality technology solution provider, STAAH, has struck a partnership with accommodation software provider, ResBook.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown bears brunt of cancellations
14 Feb 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown bears brunt of cancellations

Queenstown’s hotel sector last week fared significantly worse than the same period a year earlier, according to figures from STR, probably due to a combination of coronavirus cancellations and the later starting of Chinese New Year in 2019.


Millennium loses up to $3m on coronavirus cancellations
11 Feb 2020   /

Millennium loses up to $3m on coronavirus cancellations

The hotel group says it expects to miss out on more revenue because of the outbreak.


High Court dismisses Auckland targeted rate action
7 Feb 2020   /

High Court dismisses Auckland targeted rate action

Hotel owners “disappointed” and considering appealing the decision.


Weekly hotel results: A positive week but coronavirus starts to take toll
7 Feb 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: A positive week but coronavirus starts to take toll

A positive week across New Zealand for the seven days to Saturday 1 February but there are signs the effects of the coronavirus outbreak are being felt in the country’s hotel sector, according to figures from STR.


Operators take “sensible” approach to cancellations
4 Feb 2020   /

Operators take “sensible” approach to cancellations

Hotel operators are taking a flexible approach to the refund of deposits due to coronavirus cancellations, with a long-term view on the Chinese market often prevailing.


Weekly hotel results: Double-digit dips for Wellington
31 Jan 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Double-digit dips for Wellington

Double-digit dips in both occupancy and RevPAR added to a relatively subdued summer for Wellington, according to figures from STR.


Wellington hotel GM appointed
27 Jan 2020   /

Wellington hotel GM appointed

AccorHotels has appointed Prasheel Churi general manager of ibis Wellington.


An Operator’s View: Scenic’s  Alexander Tschampel
24 Jan 2020   /

An Operator’s View: Scenic’s Alexander Tschampel

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier’s GM on dealing with extreme weather, building infrastructure, and solving skilled staff shortages.


Weekly hotel results: Queenstown sneaks into positive territory
24 Jan 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Queenstown sneaks into positive territory

Queenstown reported rare weekly growth this summer across all three metrics with RevPAR leading the way, according to figures from STR.


Kaikōura pins hopes on Sudima in bid to join CINZ
21 Jan 2020   /

Kaikōura pins hopes on Sudima in bid to join CINZ

The town is hoping the $30m hotel will help win it recognition as a new conference destination.


Scenic launches auction to combat Samoa’s measles crisis
21 Jan 2020   /

Scenic launches auction to combat Samoa’s measles crisis

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier is giving away a holiday package for two in an effort to raise funds for the measles epidemic in Samoa.


QT Wellington appoints hotel manager
21 Jan 2020   /

QT Wellington appoints hotel manager

Ian Charlton is the new hotel manager for QT Wellington.


NZ hotel sector set for strong 2020 – Colliers
17 Jan 2020   /

NZ hotel sector set for strong 2020 – Colliers

International and domestic visitor growth, a weak NZ dollar and strong economy will help drive occupancy, says the agent.


Weekly hotel results: Akl bucks trend with positive start to 2020
17 Jan 2020   /

Weekly hotel results: Akl bucks trend with positive start to 2020

A positive Xmas and New Year period has led into a relatively decent start to 2020 for Auckland’s hotel market, in sharp contrast to the country’s other major visitor destinations, according to figures from STR.


Hotels, motels consents up 20% in November year
16 Jan 2020   /

Hotels, motels consents up 20% in November year

The number of consents for hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation grew by 20.7% to reach 519 for year to November 2019, compared to the same period last year.


NZ Super Fund checks in to Rotorua
20 Dec 2019   /

NZ Super Fund checks in to Rotorua

The sovereign wealth fund has increased its exposure to NZ tourism with the purchase of the Holiday Inn.


Weekly hotel results: Capital turn looks set to continue
20 Dec 2019   /

Weekly hotel results: Capital turn looks set to continue

Wellington’s hotel market has tracked below 2018’s results since the spring and that trend looks set to continue into the new year, according to figures from STR.


Weekly hotel results: Solid growth across NZ
13 Dec 2019   /

Weekly hotel results: Solid growth across NZ

Another solid week for Auckland’s hotel market has helped drive growth in all three metrics in a rare, positive week across all of New Zealand, according to STR.


Chateau Tongariro GM heads to Te Waonui Forest Retreat
5 Dec 2019   /

Chateau Tongariro GM heads to Te Waonui Forest Retreat

Scenic has appointed Brad McGlynn GM of its Franz Josef Glacier property.


Hotels, motels consents up 29% in October year
3 Dec 2019   /

Hotels, motels consents up 29% in October year

Building consents for new hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation including alterations or additions grew to 533 for the year to October 2019, up 29% on the previous 12 months.