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HVS Monday Musings: Hotel Spas – Rewriting the Narrative

With evolving consumer behavior and preferences, spas can no longer solely focus on traditional beauty treatments and luxurious massages that promote relaxation. Hotel chains and owners must rewrite the narrative around spa services. Read on to know more.

Can Hotel ADRs Overcome High Inflation?

This report looks at the evolution of UK inflation over the last 50 years and discusses how ADR in London hotels has responded.

HVS Monday Musings: India’s G20 Presidency Can be a Game-changer for the Tourism Industry

India will assume the G20 presidency for a year from 1st December 2022, which is a unique opportunity for India to showcase its tourism potential.

HVS Monday Musings: Can Gig Workers Help the Indian Hotel Industry Fill its Talent Gap?

Is it finally time for the Indian hotel industry, which has long struggled with a manpower shortage, to test the viability of the gig economy beyond food delivery?

HVS Monday Musings: Should Localization be the New Standard in the Indian Hotel Industry?

Is it time for the Indian hotel industry to pursue a well-defined localization strategy, given changing consumer preferences and market dynamics? Continue reading to learn more.

Canadian Lodging Outlook Quarterly 2022-Q3

Given the high average rates achieved over the last quarter, Nationwide RevPAR is now onpar with 2019 through the month of September. Average rates need to be held firmly to continue onpar as Business Travel and Meeting and Group are not back yet.

Paid Publication HVS U.S. Hotel Broker Survey

The HVS Hotel Broker Survey is published twice annually and provides an important look at cap rate trends, multipliers, and other key investment metrics for the US hotel industry. HVS reaches out to active hotel brokers in the US to participate in the survey, and their insights provide you with the pulse of the market as it relates to these key topics:

  • Discount Rates by Hotel Product Type
  • Going-in Cap Rates by Hotel Product Type
  • Exit Cap Rates by Hotel Product Type
  • Current Rooms Revenue Multipliers
  • Hotel Exposure Time and Marketing Time by Hotel Product Type
  • Selling Expenses by Hotel Product Type
  • Effects of Liquidation
  • Insights into Specific Markets, As Provided
  • Market sentiment: cooling, steady, hot

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In Focus: Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

This article provides an overview of Cortina d'Ampezzo, one of the most prominent ski resorts in Italy and host, together with Milan, of the upcoming 2026 Winter Olympic Games. Besides examining the historical tourism trends and the latest news, the article tries to assess the short- and long-term impact of the Olympic Winter Games on the destination.

Total Spend Can Be Your Friend

Revenue managers should think like options traders. The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent recovery taught hotel operators that average daily rates can be extremely volatile. Revenue-management strategies focused on total guest spend can help mitigate the risk involved in achieving RevPAR share through a high ADR. Management companies need to incorporate techniques and practices to evaluate all possible revenue-generating strategies.

Enhance Your Hotel Team’s Autism Awareness

Autism awareness is an effort HVS supports by engaging with Autism Double-Checked, an organization that provides education and training about this disability. We encourage you and your hotel operations team to contact them and learn more.