Sycuan Casino begins Construction of New Hotel Tower

Sycuan Casino announced that the organization has started construction on its $226 million expansion. The project includes not only an expansion of the gaming floor and available player positions, but also provides several program and amenity enhancements to the property. Expansion of the gaming experience will include casino floor space to accommodate a total of … Continue reading Sycuan Casino begins Construction of New Hotel Tower

DoubleTree New York Times Square West Opens

A new Hilton option has opened near New York's Times Square at 350 West 40th Street. The 37-story DoubleTree New York Times Square West has 612 rooms, many with views of the city or the Hudson River. The newly-built hotel is near the Broadway theater district, The Jacob Javits Convention Center, shopping, restaurants, the Empire State Building, … Continue reading DoubleTree New York Times Square West Opens

Dubai Nearly Ready to Finish World’s Largest Airport

Reuters is reporting the Dubai government is finalizing a loan for the next phase of Al Maktoum International Airport, proposed to become the largest and highest capacity airport in the world. The airport, located about 20 miles southwest of Dubai, opened in 2010. Currently the airport handles mostly cargo and some passenger carriers with a current capacity of … Continue reading Dubai Nearly Ready to Finish World’s Largest Airport

El San Juan Hotel Reopens in Puerto Rico as part of Curio Collection by Hilton

  Hilton has announced that the El San Juan Hotel, a landmark property in Puerto Rico, has joined Curio – A Collection by Hilton. The hotel has 388 guest rooms. This is the first property in Puerto Rico for Curio. Originally opened in 1958, the oceanfront El San Juan Hotel is located in the Isla … Continue reading El San Juan Hotel Reopens in Puerto Rico as part of Curio Collection by Hilton

Summary of Spirit Airlines Q4 2016 Earnings Call

This morning Spirit Airlines held their 4th quarter 2016 conference call, here is a summary of what was discussed.  Interesting to note the roll out of dynamic pricing of ancillary products (i.e. baggage, seat assignments, etc.) and expected nearly 20% increase in capacity for 2017. Summary of 2016 Year End Results: Improved Dept. of Transportation … Continue reading Summary of Spirit Airlines Q4 2016 Earnings Call

Four Seasons Hotel Tianjin Opens

Four Seasons has announced the opening of the Four Seasons Hotel Tianjin, the newest addition to the growing China by Four Seasons collection, joining sister properties in Beijing, Shanghai (Puxi and Pudong), Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macau. Tianjin, the fourth largest urban area in China, is the largest coastal city in northern Mainland China and … Continue reading Four Seasons Hotel Tianjin Opens