Hotels

Canadian hoteliers get needed COVID-19 relief

Canadian Property Management

Canadian hoteliers get needed COVID-19 relief

Relief helps to offset a year when RevPAR plummeted by 60 per cent relative to 2019 and the 12-monrh average hotel occupancy rate barely nudged above 33 per cent.
hotel sanitation

REMI Network

Improving hotel sanitation with innovative new steps

Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf and Spa Resort in Mexico is not only cleaning and disinfecting its rooms but also its guests, thanks to sanitation booths.
GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation continues to saturate Canada

The program is gathering pace north of the border, as everything from hotels to arenas to convention centres secure accreditation.
hotel restrooms

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The power of paper products

Travellers around the world check into hotels every day, hoping for a pleasant experience that meets or exceeds their expectations and makes them feel at
hotel recovery relies on impulsive staycationers

Canadian Property Management

Hotel recovery relies on impulsive staycationers

Following what’s characterized as the most difficult quarter yet recorded for Canadian hotel owners and operators, industry analysts are tracking the arduous climb back from the early April trough.
cleaning brands

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Consumer confidence boosted by trusted cleaning brands

Surveys from Procter & Gamble show consumers are more likely to select a hotel or restaurant if they use cleaning products from a brand they recognize.
Advice for hotels transitioning to COVID-19 related emergency housing or alternate care facilities

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Some hotels transitioning to COVID-19 frontlines

With many governments, health and social agencies procuring space for COVID-19 related treatment or quarantine quarters, hotel operators are advised to contractually account for risk before signing any agreements.
Real estate, legal and financial services providers are rallying to support the Canadian hotel industry

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canadian hotel industry draws troubleshooters

Real estate, legal and financial services providers have come together to offer support and work their networks on the hotel sector's behalf during the COVID-19 crisis.
sliding RevPAR

Canadian Property Management

Hotels brace for steeply sliding RevPAR in Q2

Already, it’s projected that the COVID-19 hit on hotels will be more severe than the combined losses following the 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. and 2008 economic crisis.
COVID-19 fallout

Canadian Property Management

Real estate suffers uneven COVID-19 fallout

Market analysts foresee a varying degree of short-term and long-term impacts among real estate asset types, as well as supply chain interruptions that could slow activity at construction sites and in the booming distribution/warehouse sector.
scent

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Creating a lasting first impression for your facility

A good or bad experience on a person’s first visit to a building can be the difference between a returning client or a lost opportunity. An opinion is formed within seconds of an individual walking through your doors and the scent that greets their nostrils will go a long way to deciding whether that opinion is positive or negative.
Sheraton

REMI Network

Strong investment in Canadian hotel industry set to continue

Strong investment in the Canadian hotel sector is set to continue this year according to CBRE Canada’s 2018 Hotels Outlook Report
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REMI Network

Genesis Hospitality acquires two Edmonton hotels

The two hotels, part of Platinum Investments’ Edmonton Focused-Service Portfolio, have been sold to Genesis Hospitality Inc.
Laundry

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Fairmont Royal York: Service Second to None

There’s no missing the Fairmont Royal York when flying over Toronto, pulling into Union Station on one of the main train lines or travelling into downtown.
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

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Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel reopens in Montreal

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel reopened its doors today in Montreal.
pests

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

No vacancy for pests in hotels

With the right strategy in place, hotels can put out the “no vacancy” sign for pests and help ensure guests have a pleasant stay.
hotel market

REMI Network

Banner year ahead for Canadian hotel market

Hotel real estate transactions reached $4.1 billion in 2016, and 2017 looks like another big year for the Canadian hotel market.