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21st June 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report New Zealand

The New Zealand hotel industry is continuing to perform strongly, with occupancies and room rates breaking last year’s highs.

Strong economic conditions and 3-4 years of unexpectedly strong growth in international visitor arrivals have generated increasingly strong demand for hotel accommodation. Written by Stephen Hamilton of Horwath HTL New Zealand.

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20th June 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report Morocco

With its coastline, mountains and desert, a rich cultural and historical heritage and its strategic location within the Mediterranean, Morocco benefits from a strong tourism potential.

Currently undergoing large-scale development to reach its objective of 20 million visitors by 2020, Morocco’s tourism sector is set to post around 7% growth per year, driven by the [...]

20th June 2017

Itz’ana Resort & Residences Taps Horwath HTL’s Pre-Opening Specialists

Itz’ana Resort & Residences Taps Horwath HTL’s Pre-Opening Specialists. New York, June 19, 2017—Itz’ana Resort & Residences in Placencia, Belize, tapped Horwath HTL, the global leader in hospitality consulting, to provide asset management services leading up to the resort’s opening.

“We are thrilled to announce that we have hired one of the hospitality industry’s most [...]

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08th June 2017

Hotels & Chains in Italy 2017 – Full edition

The ultimate census of hotel chains in Italy with a complete analysis of the top 50 players, the top 20 destinations, major insights from the hospitality industry, pipeline and demand drivers.

Visit the Horwath HTL Italy shop to purchase

Italy Hotels & Chains 2017-Sample

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07th June 2017

China Hotel Industry Study 2016

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

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ASEAN hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – ASEAN

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Conducted in cooperation with local [...]

Singapore hotel industry survey 2014
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Indonesia

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

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2016年 日本ホテル業界調査/Japan hotel industry survey
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Japan Full Service

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath HTL [...]

Australia Hotel Industry Study
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Australia

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

INDIA HOTEL INDUSTRY SURVEY 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – India

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Indochina (VT,CA,LA,MM)

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

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2016年 日本ホテル業界調査/Japan hotel industry survey
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Japan Limited Service

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath HTL [...]

MALDIVES hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Maldives

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

MALAYSIA hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Malaysia

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

Philippines hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Philippines

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

Asia Pacific Serviced Apartment survey 2015
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Serviced Apartments

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

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SOUTH KOREA hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Korea

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

Singapore hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Singapore

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

THAILAND hotel industry survey 2016
07th June 2017

HHTL Annual Study 2016 – Thailand

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial and operational performance for hotel markets in key countries around the world, including Australia and New Zealand.

Visit the Horwath [...]

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07th June 2017

Hong Kong Hotel Industy Review 2015

The 29th edition of the Hong Kong Hotel Industry Report, jointly produced by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and Horwath HTL (Horwath HTL), and supported by the Hong Kong Hotels Association (HKHA) and the Hotel Controllers & Accountants Association of Hong Kong (HCAA), presents detailed financial, operational and marketing information from 126 hotels located [...]

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07th June 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report Canada

Canadian Hotel Industry with a Spotlight on Montréal

Montréal, a city bathed in French culture, will be celebrating its 375th anniversary in 2017. Celebrations are planned throughout the year in the hopes of attracting an ever increasing number of tourists.

Canada, a global tourism destination, will also be celebrating its 150th anniversary of Confederation.  The country continues to register [...]

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07th June 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report France

2017 could be a bounce year for French hotels! At the time of a challenging post presidential elections’ context, the French tourism industry remains one of the bright spots of national economy. Yet, 2016 has enabled hoteliers to overpass pre-crisis performance levels and hotel development is accelerating, at least in the top ten metropolitan areas. Written by
05th June 2017

John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC and Hotel & Club Associates of Virginia Merge to Form Fareed & Cummings LLC

New York, June 5, 2017—John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC and Hotel & Club Associates of Virginia have merged to form hospitality advisory firm Fareed & Cummings LLC, according to principals John Fareed and Michael Cummings. The new company has joined Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality-consulting brand with forty-five offices in thirty-nine [...]

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12th May 2017

Horwath HTL Industry Report: Cosmetic Beauty Market

Fabian Modena and Matthew Brennan of Horwath HTL Health & Wellness discuss the global cosmetic beauty industry and explore the primary differences between cosmetic treatment categories, review industry performance, growth and trends, and identify ways for operators and investors to utilise cosmetic treatments to boost spa facility performance, through a Bangkok-based case study.

11th May 2017

Leisure Real Estate – Trends and Opportunities

Leisure Real Estate Trends and Opportunities is designed for senior decision makers in organisations with the potential to enter the shared-holiday ownership leisure real estate market. It provides a starting point, together with some analytical tools and insights, to help determine whether this industry will help to grow your business and revenues. It will give [...]

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09th May 2017

Eight reasons why tourism professionals should strive for sustainability

In a world where mass tourism has begun to have a seriously negative impact on holiday destinations, businesses need to turn their attention to making operations more sustainable in order to keep in line with increasing demands on our planet.  A new report written by María Eugenia Arribas of Horwath HTL Spain details eight [...]

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04th May 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report Australia: Sydney market update

Market Report Australia

Sydney’s hotel performance remains at the top of its game in Australia. But what impact is Airbnb having on it? What effect will new supply have on its growth? Find out in the latest market report form Horwath HTL, written by Stefan Muff of Horwath HTL Australia.

25th April 2017

India Hotel Review Report 2016

Horwath HTL India has teamed up with STR Global to produce a new volume of our Hotel Market Review Reports on the Indian Hotel Market.

Click here to download our latest edition of the Indian Hotel Review Report.

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25th April 2017

Horwath HTL Regional Office Brochure: Middle East and Africa

Please download the latest Horwath HTL Regional Brochure for the Middle East and Africa. The brochure includes a full list of all our areas of business, products and services as well as contact details for all our senior Directors working in each office.

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19th April 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report: The impact of VAT on the UAE’s hospitality industry

As of February 2017, all Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have signed the Unified Value Added Tax (VAT) Agreement. The framework will form the basis for national legislation, which will be introduced in each GCC country. 

Although there has been very limited official information released regarding the specifics of how the VAT system to be [...]

European hotels and chains report
06th April 2017

European Hotels and Chains Report 2017

Horwath HTL are delighted to announce the release of the inaugral European Hotels and Chains Report. The goal behind the report was to try and accurately shed light on the current situation and see how markets were evolving. Investors need transparency and brands need to know what the competitive landscape looks like. This initial report [...]

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05th April 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report Switzerland: Do national OTAs make sense?

Market Report Switzerland

Heinz Wehrle, of Horwath HTL Switzerland has written a report which investigates what value there is for national OTAs within the Swiss market, in a world of fierce competition amongst online booking platform.

The report takes into account the perspective of hoteliers and how national OTAs might be [...]

Turkey Market Outlook 2017
21st March 2017

Turkey Market Outlook 2017: Light at the end of the tunnel?

Metin Erdogdu, of Horwath HTL in Turkey, has written his latest Market Report: Turkey Market Outlook 2017.

Turkey Market Outlook 2017

Tourism in Turkey is focused largely on a variety of historical sites, and on seaside resorts along its Aegean and Mediterranean Sea coasts. Turkey has also become a popular destination [...]

Cyprus’ Bed Supply Overwhelmed By Demand
16th March 2017

Cyprus’ Bed Supply Overwhelmed By Demand

Pambos Michaelides, of Horwath HTL in Cyprus has written his latest Market Report: Cyprus’ Bed Supply Overwhelmed By Demand.

Cyprus’ Bed Supply Overwhelmed By Demand

Cyprus has seen a booming growth in terms of tourism in 2016. This has been primarily driven by the political situation in neighboring countries as well [...]

Market Report: Guinea
28th February 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report: Guinea

Béatrice Montagnier, of Horwath HTL in West and Central Africa has written her latest Market Report and focused on Guinea and Conakry.

Extract of our Market Report: Guinea

Guinea has witnessed a boom in the hotel sector, supported by the mining industry. These hotel developments are mainly concentrated in the capital, [...]

23rd February 2017

Horwath HTL’s Sinisa Topalovic is Speaking at the 2017 ITB Hospitality Day

Sinisa Topalovic, Managing Director of Horwath HTL, Croatia and a senior member of the Tourism and Leisure business line will be speaking at the 2017 ITB Hospitality Day event being organised by Hospitality Inside, the well know German based Hospitality media group. The conference day is being held on March the 9th at the Berlin [...]

Market Report: Ivory Coast
22nd February 2017

Horwath HTL Market Report: Ivory Coast

Charlotte Specht, of Horwath HTL in West and Central Africa has written her latest Market Report and focused on Ivory Coast.

Extract of our Market Report: Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast has experienced a rapid return to growth since 2011 with particularly encouraging results. The country now aims to reach the [...]

Finding Hotel Operators and Professional Asset Management in Times of Crisis
21st February 2017

Finding Hotel Operators and Professional Asset Management in Times of Crisis

Olaf Steinhage and Markus Gretenkord of Horwath HTL in Germany have written their first Industry Report and focused on Finding Hotel Operators and Professional Asset Management in Times of Crisis.

Extract of our Finding Hotel Operators and Professional Asset Management in Times of Crisis Industry Report

Finding an efficient hotel operator with lasting [...]

Hotel & Branded Residences Report: Bali
17th February 2017

Hotel & Branded Residences Report: Bali

Horwath HTL in Indonesia has teamed up with C9 Hotelworks to produce their annual Hotel & Branded Residences Report: Bali.

Extract of our Hotel & Branded Residences Report: Bali

Quantity over quality: be careful what you wish for. After a very challenging 2015 for Bali, occupancy was up by more [...]

15th February 2017

Horwath HTL Launch Italian Chain Report at Bocconi ‘Investment Trends in the Hotel Industry’ Event

Horwath HTL, Italy launched their annual report into the state of hotel chains in Italy at the world famous Bocconi University in Milan. The launch, in front of 250 industry professionals from all sectors of the indstry, was held on the Bocconi campus during the ‘Investment Trends in the Hotel Industry’ event, organised by Bocconis’ [...]

14th February 2017

Crowe Horwath International ranked as the eighth largest professional services network

Horwath HTL parent, Crowe Horwath International, is now ranked as the eighth largest professional services network, as reported by the International Accounting Bulletin’s (IAB) 2016 World Survey results.

Moving up a position in global ranking has been a hard won victory for Crowe Horwath. So how did we do it? Below are just a few [...]

14th February 2017

Horwath HTL Parent Crowe Horwath International Grows Revenues 9% in 2016

Crowe Horwath International (“Crowe Horwath”) reported total global revenues of USD3.7 billion for calendar year 2016, ending 31 December, representing 9 percent growth at constant exchange rates.

“Crowe Horwath International’s strong performance in 2016-marking the network’s sixth consecutive year of revenue growth-was fueled by growth across all of our lines of business and in [...]

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14th February 2017

Hotels & Chains in Switzerland

Hotels and Chains in Switzerland, 2017 Edition

Supported by hotelleriesuisse, we made it our business to map the “brand-scape” of hotels and chains in Switzerland. The resulting report details our findings and provides an overview of not only the market place itself, but also of international and domestic hotel chains actively pursuing business in Switzerland and the market [...]

13th February 2017

Horwath HTL Contributes to Study on the Impact of Potential Gaming in Atlanta, Georgia

Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Downtown Improvement District (CAP/ADID) recently released a report revealing data on the potential impacts of proposed casino gaming in the state of Georgia. In order to provide a neutral viewpoint on the issue, CAP/ADID selected Horwath HTL, among other advisory firms, to consider the proposed legislation and [...]

13th February 2017

Patrick Angwin to Speak About Brexit at the 2017 IHIF

Patrick Angwin, Director at Horwath HTL, UK is to speak at this years International Hotel Investment Forum on the potential effects of Brexit on UK hotels.

http://www.berlinconference.com/index.php/programme/day-2

15:00 – 16:00

SESSION 8: COUNTRIES & REGIONS BREAKOUT POST-BREXIT BRITISH MARKET OPPORTUNITIES

As the UK is preparing to invoke article 50 to exit the [...]

13th February 2017

James Chappell to Speak at the 2017 IHIF Conference in Berlin

Horwath HTL are again sponsors of the IHIF International Hotel Investment Forum this year, and James Chappell, Global Business Director of Horwath HTL will be on the stage on the first day, talking about Hotel Investment w.ith a panel of global experts.

http://www.berlinconference.com/index.php/programme/day-1

14:50 – 15:20

HOTEL INVESTMENT TODAY

A quickfire session of short [...]

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13th February 2017

2016 A Good Year for Hotel Investment

From Quotidiano Immobiliare

Milan • “Globally, 2016 was a good year for real estate transactions in the hospitality sector: reaching limits not seen since 2007. with Europe as the third largest transaction market in the world,” said James Chappell, Global Busienss Director of Horwath HTL, during the presentation of Horwath Hotels & Chains 2017 report [...]

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13th February 2017

2016 ottimo anno per investimenti alberghieri

Milano • “A livello globale, il 2016 è stato un ottimo anno per le transazioni immobiliari nel comparto alberghiero: non si vedevano dati del genere dal 2007. L’Europa è il terzo mercato al mondo”, lo ha affermato James Chappell, Global Business Director, Horwath HTL, durante la presentazione del rapporto Horwath Hotels & Chains 2017 realizzato [...]

Budapest Hotel Market Update
08th February 2017

Budapest Hotel Market Update

Attila Radvanszki, Senior Consultant at Horwath HTL in Hungary, has written our latest Budapest Hotel Market Update.

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Budapest – the growing capital city of Hungary boasts 1.8 million inhabitants, one fifth of the close to 10 million overall country population. As the cultural and [...]

08th February 2017

Paul Breslin of Horwath HTL Shares 2017 Industry Predictions

Managing Editor Michelle Renn interviewed fellow Atlanta based hospitality expert Paul Breslin, Managing Director of global consultancy Horwath HTL, to discuss 2017 industry predictions for various topics including the Marriott-Starwood merger, Manhattan’s historic NoMad District, and the overall outlook for the industry this year.

Q: In your opinion, what are some of the most important [...]

07th February 2017

Horwath HTL Italy at Hotel 2020

Horwath HTL Italy is expecting you at Hotel 2020, at the Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, on 10th February 2017. Our team will present our annual Hotel Chains Report. 

Denver, Colorado, Hotel Market Update
07th February 2017

Denver, Colorado, Hotel Market Update

John Montgomery, Managing Director at Horwath HTL in Denver, CO, USA, has written his 2017 Denver, Colorado, Hotel Market Update.

Extract of our Denver, Colorado, Hotel Market Update

Four times in the last six years, Horwath HTL has been requested to prepare a Market Focus report for Metro Denver, Colorado. Per [...]

02nd February 2017

Al Habtoor Group Chairman, Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Delivers Keynote at HOTCO Conference and Praises Hungary’s Investor-Friendly Landscape

At a special keynote address at the inaugural Horwath HTL HOTCO hotel invest event, Al Habtoor Group Chairman, Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor praised Hungary’s investor-friendly landscape and spoke glowingly of the regions potential for growth.

The event, which had over 70 speakers and 300 delegates from 35 countries, brought bringing together the hotel investment, [...]

30th January 2017

HOTCO Hotel Conference Launches in Budapest

Budapest, 30th January 2017

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand, announced today the launch of HOTCO the first ever hotel investment conference focusing on Central Eastern Europe and Caucasus. The event, which has over 70 speakers and 300 delegates from 35 countries, is bringing together the hotel [...]

27th January 2017

Horwath HTL Launches Brand New Hotel Conference, HOTCO

Horwath HTL launches a brand new hotel conference

2017 will see the launch of a brand new hotel conference, focussing on the CEE and Caucuses region. The event, called HOTCO is being launched on Monday the 30th of January at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus. HOTCO is being organised by Horwath HTL, the worlds largest and [...]

20th January 2017

Andrew Cohan: “Hyatt’s Acquisition of Miraval is More Than Incremental”

Hyatt’s Acquisition of Miraval has the potential to mark a “tipping point” for both the destination spa sector and the ever-expanding definition of hospitality brands. The press release announcing the acquisition quotes several key pieces of data from research conducted by the Global Wellness Institute, an industry think tank, regarding the size of the wellness [...]

19th January 2017

Horwath HTL Speak at the Trend degli investimenti alberghieri Performance e scenari, Hotel Event in Milan

Horwath HTL to speak on Hotel Investment Trends Event in Milan

Zoran Bacic, Giorgio Ribaudo and James Chappell are all confimed to speak at the 2017 ‘Trend degli investimenti alberghieri Performance e scenari hotel’ event hosted by the Bocconi University in Milan on the 10th of February.

The event, which is being organised together [...]

Asia Pacific and Australia Hotel Market Update
11th January 2017

Asia Pacific and Australia Hotel Market Update

Horwath HTL in Asia Pacific and in Australia have teamed up with STR to produce our quarterly Asia Pacific Hotel Market Update. The spotlight of our Q3 2016 issue is on Australia’s Hotel Market.

Extract of our Asia Pacific and Australia Hotel Market Update

Economy hotel chains continue to [...]

04th January 2017

Latin America offers challenging but rewarding markets

Andrew Cohan, Managing Director at Horwath HTL in Miami, USA, was contacted by Stephanie Ricca, of Hotel News Now, to answer questions for her latest article: Latin America offers challenging but rewarding markets.

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Latin America is a diverse [...]

30th December 2016

Why Eastern Europe Will be 2017’s Hot Travel Destination

Sinisa Topalovic, Managing Director at Horwath HTL in Croatia, has contributed and is quoted extensively in this great piece on Vogue.com: Why Eastern Europe Will be 2017’s Hot Travel Destination

“Gazing up at the Eiffel Tower post-baguette, or tossing coins into the Trevi Fountain before devouring bowls of cacio e pepe [...]

Jakarta Hotel Market Update
23rd December 2016

Asia Pacific Market Reports: Jakarta Hotel Market Update

Our Horwath HTL office in Indonesia teamed up with STR to write our latest Asia Pacific Market Reports: Jakarta Hotel Market Update.

Extract from our Jakarta Hotel Market Update report

The Tourism Ministry and Indonesian Tourism Promotion Agency organized a 5km race along the East Flood Canal in East Jakarta to promote the area [...]

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13th December 2016

Andrew Cohan views on sustainable hotel properties

Andrew Cohan, Managing Director of Horwath HTL in Miami, USA, was contacted by Danielle Hess, of Hotel News Now, to give his views on sustainable hotel properties.

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Sustainability as a standard Many hotel brands have sustainable properties, but TUI [...]

Sierra Leone Hotel Market Report
13th December 2016

Sierra Leone Hotel Market Report

Béatrice Montagnier, of Horwath HTL in West & Central Africa, has written her latest Sierra Leone Hotel Market Report.

Extract from our Sierra Leone Hotel Market Report

Affected by more than 10 years of civil war, the acceptable hotel supply in Sierra Leone is very limited and concentrates mainly in Freetown. [...]

College Campus Hotels
12th December 2016

College Campus Hotels for the 21st Century

Paul Breslin, Managing Director, and Oliver Tang, Analyst, at Horwath HTL in Atlanta, USA, have written their latest report for Hotel Executive, focusing on College Campus Hotels.

Extract of our latest Industry Report: College Campus Hotels for the 21st Century

Generally, any hotel that uses a [...]

john-fareed
12th December 2016

John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC Joins Horwath HTL Americas

(Orlando, FL) December 12, 2016 – John Fareed, MSc CHME ISHC, Principal of John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC (JFHC), announced today that his firm has joined Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand which has forty-five offices in thirty-nine countries.

JFHC is an independent hospitality consulting firm based in Orlando, Florida, [...]

08th December 2016

Paul Breslin: “Time, Talent and Technology to Win in 2017”

Paul Breslin, Horwath HTL Managing Director in Atlanta, published his latest article on HospitalityNet: “Time, Talent and Technology to win in 2017”.

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Just like the media business, when things are hopping, it’s good for the hotel business. The travel industry thrives [...]

Poland Hotel Market Report
06th December 2016

Poland Hotel Market Report

Maria Zielinska, Market Analyst, and Dariusz Futoma, of Horwath HTL in Poland, have written their latest Poland Hotel Market Report.

Extract from our Poland Hotel Market Report

Polish Hotel Market Continues to Grow Both the favorable macroeconomic environment and the increased visibility of Poland in international markets brings hope to [...]

Sierra Leone, Liberia and Republic of Guinea Hotel Market Report
06th December 2016

Sierra Leone, Liberia and Republic of Guinea Hotel Market Report

Béatrice Montagnier, Director of Horwath HTL in West & Central Africa, has written her latest Sierra Leone, Liberia and Republic of Guinea Hotel Market Report.

Extract from our Sierra Leone, Liberia and Republic of Guinea Hotel Market Report

After long years of armed conflicts in Liberia and Sierra Leone and half a [...]

Investing in Vacation Properties through Branded Hotels
05th December 2016

Investing in Vacation Properties through Branded Hotels

Andrew Cohan, Managing Director at Horwath HTL in Miami, was interviewed for a podcast on Invest Florida Show about investing, real estate and hospitality in the south Florida market: Investing in Vacation Properties through Branded Hotels.

Investing in Vacation Properties through Branded Hotels

Florida, the dream destination. A vacationer’s paradise; the [...]

Asia Pacific Hotel Sustainability Data Report
05th December 2016

Asia Pacific Hotel Sustainability Data Report

Damien Little, Director of Horwath HTL in Singapore, and Eric Ricaurte, Founder of Greenview, have written the 2015 Issue of our Asia Pacific Hotel Sustainability Data Report.

Extract from our Asia Pacific Hotel Sustainability Data Report

Sustainability increasingly translates to embedding aspects of design, equipment, and operations that reduce a [...]

zagreb and belgrade tourism and hotel market
30th November 2016

Zagreb and Belgrade tourism and hotel market report

Sinisa Topaliovic, Managing Director of Horwath HTL in Croatia, and Branislav Miletic, Director at Horwath HTL in Serbia, have written the 78th Issue of our Special Market Reports serie, focusing on Zagreb and Belgrade tourism and hotel market.

Extract from our Zagreb and Belgrade tourism and hotel market [...]
17th November 2016

Andrew Cohan Shares Best Practices for First Time Developers in the Caribbean

Horwath HTL Expert Andrew Cohan and Industry Colleagues Share Best Practices for First Time Developers in the Caribbean

Joined by executives in brand development, architecture and design, law firms and hotel management companies, Horwath HTL Miami Managing Director Andrew Cohan moderated a dynamic and insightful panel at the Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & [...]

Madrid Market Report
03rd November 2016

Special Market Reports, Issue 77: Madrid

Philip Bacon, Director of Planning & Development and Valuation Services, and Carlos García, Analyst, at Horwath HTL in Spain, have written our latest Madrid Market Report.

Extract from our Madrid market report

2016 is on track to be another record-beating year for Madrid hotel market as tourism continues to be a key driver [...]

Indonesia Hotel Market Performance
25th October 2016

Asia Pacific Market Reports: Indonesia Hotel Market Performance

Our Horwath HTL office in Indonesia teamed up with STR to write our latest Asia Pacific Market Reports: Indonesia Hotel Market Performance.

Extract from our Indonesia Hotel Market Performance report

Java to Bali is one of the world’s classic overland routes, popular with Indonesians and foreigners alike, especially for Europeans with extended vacations. The [...]

Rwanda Market Report
21st October 2016

Special Market Reports, Issue 76: Rwanda

Frank Mustaff, Managing Director of Horwath HTL in Rwanda, has written our latest Rwanda Market Report.

Extract from our Rwanda market report

Rwanda is the smallest country in the East Africa region. It has nevertheless managed to conquer the news and receive high appreciation for the economic and social achievements during the last [...]

21st October 2016

Horwath HTL Expert Andrew Cohan Speaks at Fall 2016 Conferences

Off the heels of his recent presentation at the September Crittenden’s Real Estate Finance Conference in Miami, Horwath HTL hospitality expert Andrew Cohan has announced that he will moderate two additional panel discussions at Latin American and Caribbean industry events in November. First, a panel focused on the challenges faced by first-time hotel developers in [...]

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18th October 2016

Industry Report: Nine Elements of Hotel Management Company Selection

Paul Breslin and Julia Zhang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, have written our latest Industry Report, focusing on the nine elements you should consider when selecting a hotel management company.

“The alignment of goals between owners and operators has always been difficult, due to the different perspectives of both parties. Owners primarily care about [...]

14th October 2016

Horwath HTL Expands in Bangkok

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand announced today they are expanding their presence in Asia with the appointment of a new Director, Nikhom Jensiriratanakorn, in Bangkok. Nikhom will complement the Horwath HTL – Health and Wellness specialist team, led by Ingo Schweder, already in place in Bangkok. A graduate [...]

13th October 2016

Horwath HTL to Sponsor the 2016 Mediterranean Resort and Hotel Real Estate Forum

Horwath HTL have announced that they will be sponsoring the 2016 Mediterranean Resort and Hotel Real Estate Forum , being held in Barcelona between the 30th of November and the 2nd of December. Horwath HTL’s efforts are being spearheded by respected Industry veteran Philip Bacon from the Horwath HTL, Spain office.

The event, being held [...]

11th October 2016

HOTCO Hotel & Resort Investment Conference CEE

Horwath HTL organises for the first time HOTCO, the new Hotel & Resort Investment Conference CEE. HOTCO is the first international hotel and resort real estate investment conference focusing solely on Central and Eastern Europe. As local economies rebound, CEE has the most potential for hotel development and growth in Europe – HOTCO will [...]

10th October 2016

Andrew Cohan discusses alternative lending source for resort development

Andrew Cohan, Horwath HTL Miami, USA, was interviewed by Hotel Management about alternative lending sources for resort development.

“There’s no denying it: The transactions market has changed and hotel developers are increasingly looking to foreign capital, bank debt and life companies as sources of financing. But Andrew Cohan, managing director of Horwath HTL Miami, [...]

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05th October 2016

Industry Report: Developers’ Roles and Responsibilities

Paul Breslin and Paula Mingying Cai of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, have written our latest Industry Report, focusing on the developers’ roles and responsibilities

The primary roles as a developer involve being the leader, building the team, setting the timeline, controlling the money, finalizing the decisions, managing the risk, communicating with the community, selecting [...]

30th September 2016

Horwath HTL and Crowe Horwath International Together at Expo REAL 2016

Horwath HTL and their partners at Crowe Horwath International will be together at this year’s Expo REAL, Germany’s largest real estate fair being held in Munich.

The stand, which is in Hall B1, stand number 441 is the first joint stand at a major event and will feature offices from all over Europe. Horwath [...]

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27th September 2016

Special Market Reports, Issue 75: Singapore

Damien Little of Horwath HTL Singapore has written our latest Singapore Market Report.

Extract from our Singapore Market Report:

Following a profound transformation into a leading hotel market in the Asia Pacific region, concerns are again at the forefront of hoteliers minds in Singapore. STR Global recently announced that in August this year, [...]

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24th September 2016

Industry Report: The Difference Between Service and Hospitality

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, USA, has written our latest Industry Report, focusing on the difference between service and hospitality

As operational and financial professionals, it is important to easily identify customer touchpoints at the property level—not only to analyze the data of a hotel’s success, but also to observe qualities of the [...]

20th September 2016

Paul Breslin’s views on Marriott Hotels’ Direct Discounts Program

Paul Breslin, Managing Director of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA, was interviewed by Richard D’Ambrosio of Travel Market Report for his latest article: Assessing Marriott Hotels’ Direct Discounts Program Six Months Later.

Paul Breslin, managing director, Horwath HTL Atlanta, called the Expedia partnership “a good strategy for Marriott” and “a strategic move by Expedia”. [...]

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20th September 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 74: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Béatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL West and Central Africa have written our latest Special Market Report, focusing on the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Extract of our Democratic Republic of the Congo Market Report:

The tourism industry has suffered from the political and social crises in the country. Nevertheless, business travellers’ inflows have [...]

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15th September 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 73: Ticino

Oscar Bergamin of Horwath HTL Switzerland has written our latest Special Market Report, focusing on Ticino, Switzerland and how it copes with structural changes.

If you wish to highlight stereotypes, one might describe the Swiss Canton of Ticino as a perfect mix of Swiss quality and Italian “Dolce Vita”. Ticino has Mediterranean climate, most beautiful [...]

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09th September 2016

Horwath HTL Hungary is pleased to welcome the announcement of the opening of the ibis Styles Budapest Airport Hotel

Horwath HTL Hungary is pleased to welcome the announcement of the opening of the ibis Styles Budapest Airport Hotel slated for Q4 2017, the first airport hotel directly connected to the terminal.

Horwath HTL was advising the developer, WING Zrt., and Budapest Airport, concerning the most appropriate development scenario for the hotel, including concept, [...]

08th September 2016

Meet Horwath HTL France at the IFTM, Forum on Touristic Investment in Western Africa

Horwath HTL France is honored to announce its participation in the International French Tourism Market Top Resa (IFTM) forum, in Paris, on the 20th of September 2016. In conjunction with EGIS, we will be holding a “ Forum on Touristic Investment in Western Africa” organized around two panel discussions animated in French by our [...]

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06th September 2016

Miami Cementing its Place in Elite List of Global Gateway & Hospitality Markets

Andrew Cohan of Horwath HTL Miami, FL, USA, has written our latest Industry Report, focusing on Miami.

In 2013, I wrote an article titled “Miami’s Leap to Global Gateway Status”. The article examined the factors that combined during the previous decade to move Miami from one “comp set”, that of secondary cities and resort markets, [...]

30th August 2016

Horwath HTL Americas Presents a Manhattan Special Market Report

Horwath HTL, a global leader in hospitality consulting, has released its Manhattan Special Market Report, and report that despite a decrease in Occupancy, ADR and RevPAR are expected to increase by the end of 2016. Additionally, pipeline projects have been outpacing the demand growth focusing in on the independent and upscale sectors, which already cover [...]

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24th August 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 72: Austria

Heribert Gangl of Horwath HTL Austria has written our latest Special Market Report, focusing on Austria’s tourism market.

Austria offers an exciting and rich variety of tourist attractions to its visitors: modern cities, beautiful nature and well-preserved cultural highlights. The so-called “Alpenrepublik” is also home to many international events such as the Salzburg and Bregenz [...]

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23rd August 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 71: Manhattan

Paul Breslin and Julia Zhang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, have written our latest Special Market Report, focusing on Manhattan’s hotel market.

Clearly NYC has been in the news all year, “decelerating Revpar”, “adverse supply growth”, and of course the ever growing buzz of Airbnb. The city that never sleeps may absorb the new [...]

22nd August 2016

Horwath HTL USA Announces New Hires and Promotions for Atlanta and Miami Offices

Horwath HTL Americas’ Managing Directors Paul Breslin and Andrew Cohan recently announced the appointment of new hires and an associate promotion in their Atlanta and Miami consulting teams, respectively.

Horwath HTL Atlanta – Paul Breslin welcomed Oliver Tang to the Horwath HTL Atlanta office. Oliver is a recent graduate of the Cornell School of [...]

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19th August 2016

Hotel Market Review: India, H1 2016

Rushabh Shah of Horwath HTL India has written the H1 2016 India Hotel Market Report.

‘Growing occupancy; soft rates. The decline is arrested; good health is a while away. Confidence levels are erratic. At half time, performance meets expectations; but truly, the glass is less than half full.‘

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19th August 2016

Horwath HTL Regional Office Brochure: Asia Pacific

Please download the latest Horwath HTL Regional Brochure for Asia Pacific. The brochure includes a full list of all our areas of business, products and services as well as contact details for all our senior Directors working in each office.

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19th August 2016

Horwath HTL Regional Office Brochure: The Americas

Please download the latest Horwath HTL Regional Brochure for The Americas. The brochure includes a full list of all our areas of business, products and services as well as contact details for all our senior Directors working in each office of Latin America, USA and Canada.

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19th August 2016

Horwath HTL Regional Office Brochure: EMEA

Please download the latest Horwath HTL Regional Brochure for the Europe, Middle Eastern and African Countries. The brochure includes a full list of all our areas of business, products and services as well as contact details for all our senior Directors working in each office. Download our Horwath HTL Regional Office Brochure: EMEA

Tourism and Leisure Services
18th August 2016

Horwath HTL Tourism & Leisure Services

Horwath HTL Tourism & Leisure Services

Global expertise and support

Tourism and Leisure projects make up a large part of our business at Horwath HTL and we pride ourselves on having worked on some very significant projects all over the world. Tourism now accounts for such a high proportion of GDP that extensive investment is being made in the sector, [...]

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18th August 2016

Horwath HTL Hotel Asset Management Services

Horwath HTL Hotel Asset Management Services, working to create and protect value

Our experts have tremendous experience in hotel operations, finance and real estate, with each of our team leaders having held a CEO position of an upscale full-service hotel for at least 5 years.

“It is important to have an expert team that can [...]

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17th August 2016

Dates for 2016 HOSTA Report and Event Released

Horwath HTL, Netherlands have today announced that their much anticipated annual event will be held in Amsterdam on the 13th of September by invitation only. The event, will see two great presentations:

Hotel Financing & Lending. Presentation by ING Bank Data and Privacy issues. Presentation by Baker & McKenzie

In addition, there will be an interview [...]

15th August 2016

Paul Breslin’s views on REITs’ lackluster results

Paul Breslin, Managing Director of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA, was interviewed by Kerry Medina of HotelManagement.net for her latest article: Sharing economy contributes to REITs’ lackluster results.

Nevertheless the sector maintains a core of stalwarts, said Paul Breslin, managing director at Horwath HTL. “If you look at the fundamentals of hotel REITs themselves, they’re [...]

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15th August 2016

Industry Report: USA and Canada, a Summer of Tourism

Paul Breslin of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, has written our latest Industry Report, focusing on the USA and Canadian’s tourism market.

‘As we find ourselves in this precarious era of global travel and tourism, there is a sense that U.S. summer vacationers are staying just a bit closer to home in 2016. Canada has [...]

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12th August 2016

Summary of the Hong Kong Hotel Industry Review 2015

The 29th edition of the Hong Kong Hotel Industry Report, jointly produced by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and Horwath HTL (Horwath HTL), and supported by the Hong Kong Hotels Association (HKHA) and the Hotel Controllers & Accountants Association of Hong Kong (HCAA), presents detailed financial, operational and marketing information from 126 hotels located [...]

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26th July 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 70: Canada

Peter Gaudet of Horwath HTL Montreal, Canada, has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on Canada’s hotel market.

‘Canada, a global tourism destination ranked 17th by the United Nations World Tourism Organization, has been recording continued increases in occupancy and average daily rate over the past six years, and 2016 [...]

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19th July 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 69: Dominican Republic

Daniel Stockhammer of Horwath HTL Dominican Republic has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on the Dominican Republic tourism industry trend.

‘After modest industry growth in the years following the Worldwide Financial Crisis, in recent years visitor arrival numbers in the Dominican Republic increased significantly, reaching a growth of nearly [...]

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14th July 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 68: Sydney

Stefan Muff of Horwath HTL Australia has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on Australia and Sydney’s market.

‘Australia’s hotel markets saw mixed results in 2015. Sydney and Melbourne continue to perform well while the resource heavy cities of Darwin, Brisbane and Perth all posted drops in RevPAR. In 2015 [...]

14th July 2016

2016 Hotel Industry Survey of Operations (FY 2015)

Click here to order a copy of the latest Horwath HTL 2016 Annual Study Order Form (FY 2015) [中文版 Mandarin]

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall [...]

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30th June 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 67: Chile

Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Argentina has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on the Chilean market.

‘Almost 4,500,000 international visitors arrived at Chile in 2015, which indicates an important growth of 22% compared to 2014, and a record number of overseas visitors during the last years. Regarding average occupancy [...]

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22nd June 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 66: Selected hot spots in French-speaking West and Central Africa

Charlotte Specht and Béatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL West and Central Africa have written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on some selected hot spots in French-speaking West and Central Africa.

‘Over the past 10 years, Africa has experienced a sustained GDP growth driven by rising prices for oil, minerals and [...]

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14th June 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 65: New Zealand

Stephen Hamilton of Horwath HTL New Zealand has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on New Zealand’s tourism and hotel market.

‘The performance of the New Zealand hotel industry is improving strongly, with record occupancies and room rates currently being achieved. The outlook for continuing growth in hotel demand is [...]

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06th June 2016

Health & Wellness Industry Report, Issue 2: Thermal Hot Springs

Rupesh Penkar and Bell Tanyatanaboon of Bangkok-based Horwath HTL Health and Wellness explore the background of the global hot spring industry and its economic performance to determine the industry’s strengths, opportunities, and future trends.

‘Hot springs are known historically as the first “spas” with roots tracing back to 3,000 B.C., alongside the beginning of ancient [...]

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02nd June 2016

Industry Report, Caribbean: Caribbean Tourism Planning, Good Times Are Not the Time to Relax

Andrew Cohan of Horwath HTL Miami, FL, USA, has written the next in our series of Industry Reports, focusing on the Caribbean tourism planning.

‘The past two years have seen the Caribbean tourism market finally shake off the last vestiges of recession symptoms. Travelers are spending, airlift is increasing and developers and their backers are [...]

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01st June 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 64: Ireland

Christina Connolly of Horwath HTL Ireland, has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on the recovery of the Irish hotel sector.

‘Ireland experienced a stellar tourism performance in 2015 with record numbers of overseas visitors, a 5th consecutive year of RevPAR growth recorded for Dublin hotels and further growth predicted [...]

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11th May 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 63: Indonesia

Matt Gebbie of Horwath HTL Indonesia, has written the next in our series of Special Market Reports, focusing on the many new faces of Indonesia.

‘To achieve their aggressive target of 20 million foreign tourist arrivals and 300 million domestic trips by 2019, the Ministry is encouraging investors and tourists alike to look further afield. [...]

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28th April 2016

Health & Wellness Market Reports: Bangkok

Bell Tanyatanaboon and Matthew Brennan of Horwath HTL Health and Wellness, Thailand, have written the next in our series of Health & Wellness Market Reports, focusing on Bangkok.

‘In 2015, Bangkok realized year-over-year growth in its tourism industry. In 2016, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported that Bangkok’s tourism industry grew by 10.9% in [...]

26th April 2016

Senior Hotel Executives Joining Horwath HTL New Zealand

Horwath HTL is pleased to announce the appointment of two senior hotel industry executives to its consulting team, Wim Ruepert, formerly Area General Manager responsible for the Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) portfolio in New Zealand and General Manager of the Crowne Plaza Auckland hotel, has joined Horwath HTL as a senior consultant.  Wim specialises in providing [...]

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21st April 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 62: Cyprus

Pambos Michaelides of Horwath HTL Cyprus has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the new Cyprus Integrated Casino Resort and its impact on Cyprus.

‘It has been widely communicated that Cyprus is about to license its first ever fully fledged casino. This is a new concept for the Island nation [...]

19th April 2016

A Year-end 2015 Overview of the South Korean Market

Horwath HTL and STR have combined to produce a year end report for the South Korean Hotel Market.

Overall, hotels in South Korea performed weaker in 2015 than in 2014. Occupancy was down by 11.9% and RevPAR (revenue per available room) declined 18.9%, based on year-end figures.

The outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome [...]

17th April 2016

Is It Time To Unload Miami Beach Assets?

MIAMI—Is it time for Miami hotel owners to cash out? Andrew Cohan, managing director of Horwath HTL’s Miami office, has a strong opinion. In response to the recent Thompson Miami Beach sale, Cohan tells GlobeSt.com the brilliance of the asset-light strategy many hospitality management companies are taking is spotlighted in the Thompson deal As he sees it, a [...]

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14th April 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 61: Maldives

Minh Ho of Horwath HTL Asia Pacific has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the market in the Maldives.

‘Over time, the Maldives has proven itself to be a resilient market and rebounded quickly from downturn. Benefiting from its pristine natural islands, crystal-clear water and idyllic sandy beaches, resorts are [...]

08th April 2016

Horwath HTL Sponsor the 2016 CHRIS and HOLA conferences in Miami

Atlanta, April 8th 2016

Horwath Hotel, Tourism & Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand has announced that the will be sponsoring this years CHRIS and HOLA conferences in Miami between May 10th and 13th of this year.

The Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) is the Caribbean’s most [...]

08th April 2016

Horwath HTL to Moderate two panel sessions at the 2016 CHRIS Conference

Miami, April 8th 2016

Horwath Hotel, Tourism & Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand has announced that Paul Breslin, Chairman of Horwath HTL, USA and Andrew Cohan, Managing Director of Horwath HTL, Miami will moderate two important panel sessions at the 2016 CHRIS conference being held at the JW Marriott [...]

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06th April 2016

Industry Report: How online reputation affects hotel trading performance

Horwath HTL Croatia has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on how online reputation affects hotel trading performance.

‘Online reputation has become a major factor in the choosing of a hotel. Now, most travelers will use online sources to review hotels and other tourism operators during their decision making process. [...]

05th April 2016

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Ted talks top teams at NZ Hotel Industry Conference

Sir Graham Henry, the man who coached the All Blacks to World Cup glory and who knows better than most how to create a winning team culture, is a keynote speaker at the 2016 New Zealand Hotel Industry Conference, Auckland, 1-2 June.

“Sir Graham is an [...]

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21st March 2016

Special Hotel Market Report, Issue 59: South Africa

Michelè De Witt of Horwath HTL South Africa has written the next in our series of market reports: “Politics and economic woes influence travel and tourism in South Africa”.

‘Often referred to as South Africa’s ‘new gold’, the South African travel and tourism sector has grown exponentially over the past two decades. The sector is [...]

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04th March 2016

Industry Report: 2016 Hotels & Chains in Italy Report

Zoran Bacic of Horwath HTL Italy has teamed up with the Associazione Italiana Confindustria Alberghi and RES Hospitality Business Developers to write this year’s Hotels & Chains in Italy Report. This report was first presented at the MICE area of Bit 2016 in Milan, Italy, in collaboration with the Italian Association of Hotels and [...]

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29th February 2016

The Link Between Wellness and Sustainability

The Link Between Wellness and Sustainability. Andrew Cohan of Horwath HTL Miami, FL, USA has written the next in our series of Industry Reports. Andrew explores the connections between wellness and sustainability and uses this frame of reference to explain current trends in both soft programming and the physical design of resort hotel properties. This [...]

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24th February 2016

Special Hotel Market Report, Issue 58: Oklahoma

Special Hotel Market Report, issue 58: Oklahoma. John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, USA has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the Oklahoma hotel, tourism and leisure market.

‘The Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes seven counties: Oklahoma, Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan and McClain. Oklahoma City is [...]

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22nd February 2016

India Hotel Review 2015

The colours of the Indian flag truly symbolise 2015 for the hotel industry. The year started with the bright orange sense of expectation, moved to the stark white reality of under achievement, and ends with the belief of a green future somewhere – sometime, hopefully very close. The truth yet lies in the central chakra [...]

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18th February 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 57: Denver, CO

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, USA has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the hospitality industry in Metropolitan Denver.

‘The hospitality industry in Metro Denver continues to experience a strong turn-around from the economic downturn that took place in late 2008 – 2010. Occupancy trends for 2015 reflected [...]

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09th February 2016

Horwath HTL at BIT Milan 2016

Giorgio Ribaudo, from Horwath HTL Italy, together with the President of the Italian Hotel Association Confindustria, will open a conference at BIT Milan, the national tourism fair, on Chains and the Mice segment. They will present and distribute the 2016 Hotels & Chains report on February 11th. This year, Horwath HTL Italy has teamed up [...]

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01st February 2016

Horwath HTL – Partner of The Adria Hotel Forum 2016

Horwath HTL – Partner of Adria Hotel Forum 2016

The fourth annual Adria Hotel Forum will take place in Sheraton Zagreb Hotel on February 10-11, 2016, under the heading ‘Investments in Hotel Industry – Shaping the Future’. This years conference brings to Zagreb the largest global investment companies interested in investing in the Adriatic Region [...]

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25th January 2016

Horwath HTL Opens Miami Consulting Office and Welcomes Hospitality Consulting Specialist Andrew Cohan

Miami, January 25th 2016

Horwath Hotel, Tourism & Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand has announced the appointment of Andrew Cohan, MAI as Managing Director of the new Horwath HTL Miami office. Andrew Cohan is a seasoned executive with a decade of hospitality valuation and consulting experience and two decades [...]

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25th January 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 56: Poland

Dariusz Futoma and Agnieszka Rybacka of Horwath HTL Poland have written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on Poland’s economic situation and development.

‘The dynamic increase of investments value – Poland – the most attractive country in Central and Eastern Europe region for foreign investors‘

Click here to download Dariusz and [...]

12th January 2016

Dariusz Futoma became a Partner of Horwath HTL Poland

After less than a year from taking the position of the Hotel and Tourism Consulting Team Director, Dariusz Futoma received a nomination for a Horwath HTL Polish practice partnership with the effect from 1 January 2016. Horwath HTL is the global advisor to the hotel and tourism sector with more than century-long tradition. In Poland [...]

07th January 2016

Horwath HTL was entrusted with the evaluation of the World Bank’s regional development project in the Imereti region, Georgia

Horwath HTL was entrusted with the evaluation of the World Bank’s regional development project in the Imereti region, Georgia

The Imereti region occupies a central and strategic place in Georgia and displays natural wonders and historical heritage. With the financial support of the World Bank and within the framework of the Second Regional Development Project [...]

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06th January 2016

Special Market Report, Issue 55: Singapore

Minh Ho of Horwath HTL Singapore has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on Singapore’s hotel market.

‘Despite the steady supply of hotels in the pipeline that will continue to put pressure on occupancy and ADR, hotel performance is likely to improve.‘

Click here to download Minh’s report

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21st December 2015

Hotel and Branded Residences Reports: Kuala Lumpur

Horwath HTL Indonesia and C9 Hotelworks Company have produced a new Hotel & Branded Residences report about Kuala Lumpur.

“Kuala Lumpur hoteliers are bracing themselves for an onslaught of new supply following solid performance in 2014 when rate growth was low, but occupancy remained strong. With a slew of confirmed luxury hotels opening between 2016 [...]

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21st December 2015

Hotel and Branded Residences Reports: Bali

Horwath HTL Indonesia and C9 Hotelworks Company have produced a new Hotel & Branded Residences report about Bali.

“The last 12 months have been challenging for Bali hotels, with new government policy, weaker than expected economic growth, the influx of new supply and a disgruntled Mother Nature one after the other slamming The Island of [...]

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21st December 2015

Hotel and Branded Residences Reports: Lombok

Horwath HTL Indonesia and C9 Hotelworks Company have produced a new Hotel & Branded Residences report about Lombok.

“What to say about Lombok that hasn’t already been said?! In 30 words of less: still nothing new on the south coast; tourism arrivals edge up; hotel performance is solid; roads are improving; and there are a [...]

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21st December 2015

Hotel and Branded Residences Reports: Bintan

Horwath HTL Indonesia and C9 Hotelworks Company have produced a new Hotel & Branded Residences report about Bintan.

“Bintan’s competitive advantages are clear: location, great beaches, location, excellent infrastructure and location. It has traditionally been seen as a weekend and long weekend holiday getaway destination for Singapore residents. A little tired but nice beaches and [...]

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21st December 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 54: Dubai

Kim Drubbel of Horwath HTL UK has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on tourism in Dubai

‘Dubai tourism: From emerging to established Tourism in Dubai is on the rise as the city prepares to host the World Expo in 2020 and it’s no longer fair to say the market [...]

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17th December 2015

Due Diligence for Hotel Transactions

Vijay Thacker of Horwath HTL India has written a very interesting Industry Report, focusing Due Diligences for Hotel Transactions

‘Hotels are a class of asset subject to trading in good times and bad, for different reasons. Transactions may be for single assets or for a portfolio of hotel assets, with buyers being national or cross-border [...]

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09th December 2015

Industry Report: Consolidation within the hotel industry: Global vs. local perspective

Horwath HTL Croatia have written the next in our series of industry reports: Consolidation within the hotel industry: Global vs. local perspective.

Croatia is becoming more and more aligned with major international tourism trends. Like most other countries in the region, Croatia is experiencing and benefitting from, increased tourism growth and demand. Another significant [...]

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09th December 2015

Tourism Megatrends Report

10 Mega trends in Tourism

Horwath HTL has identified 10 global trends which will influence mid- and long-term tourism development. The first five trends will have a major influence on demand in the tourism sector but will also impact the second set of trends, which concerns changing supply. Together, they represent forces which will [...]

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04th December 2015

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 6

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on Singapore.

Click here to download a copy [...]

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03rd December 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 53: Serbia

Silvija Lovreta of Horwath HTL Serbia has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the position of Serbia in the global tourism map.

‘To catch the attention of major tourism business players, Serbia has to cope with and overcome quite a few challenges..‘

Click here to download a copy [...]

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24th November 2015

Hotel Guidebook 2015-2016, Poland and CEE

On this 100th anniversary of Horwath HTL, we present you with the fifth issue of this publication dedicated to the hotel and tourism industry in Poland – The Hotel Guidebook. From the pages of this report – a periodical which is now eagerly awaited not only by investors, but all those with an interest in [...]

24th November 2015

Franchising spurs international chain growth not only in the largest Polish cities.

According to the authors of the fifth, the most recent issue of the guidebook for investors – Hotel Guidebook Poland&CEE 2015|2016 – hotel chain proliferation is growing most rapidly on account of franchising – and not only in the largest Polish cities. Whereas one of the biggest challenges faced by hotel owners in Poland is [...]

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17th November 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 52: Atlanta, USA

Michelle Yin and Paul Breslin of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA, have written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the hotel market in Atlanta, GA.

‘Metro Atlanta is one of the Southeast’s premier metropolitan areas and strongest lodging markets. According to the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau, in 2014, Atlanta hosted [...]

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13th November 2015

Industry Report, Asia Pacific: Sustainability Data Trends Report

Damien Little of Horwath HTL Singapore and Eric Ricaurte of Greenview have produced a report about Sustainability Data Trends in Asia Pacific.

“With the recent unveiling of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, the upcoming COP21 climate talks in Paris, and the call to action heard by several political and spiritual leaders, we will see [...]

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12th November 2015

Pipeline Hotels 2016, Inspiring Indonesian Tourism

Horwath HTL Indonesia have released a brochure with the pipeline of some top range hotels set to open in the next 12 months.

Click here to download a copy of the brochure

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10th November 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 51: Budapest, Hungary

Attila Radvánszki of Horwath HTL Hungary has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the Budapest market.

‘Horwath HTL Hungary is constantly monitoring the Hungarian hotel market. We finally see that Budapest — Hungary’s most indicative market — shows supply and demand growing hand in hand with average daily rate.

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26th October 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 50: Cameroon

Béatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL Dakar, Senegal, has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the Cameroonian market.

‘Cameroon has the potential for hotel development. And following an upward trend in demand, the hotel supply is expected to expand. Despite a challenging business environment (as pointed out by low [...]

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23rd October 2015

Market and Financial Feasibility – CHINA

Horwath HTL is renowned for insightful and independent feasibility studies. Our regional experience, market research and analysis capabilities underpin the planning process for hotel, tourism and leisure related projects. Horwath HTL feasibility studies provide impartial assessment of project viability and are heavily relied upon by owners, developers, investors, operators, lenders and other interested third [...]

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23rd October 2015

Destination Marketing Services

Destination Marketing & Hotel Representation Services

Our Destination Marketing and Hotel Representation division offers innovative sales & marketing services for clients in the hospitality, travel & tourism industry and destinations, providing professional support in product development, client services and consumer solutions through a dedicated team and call center.

Some of the Horwath HTL Germany staff are [...]

Horwath HTL Hotel Valuation Services
23rd October 2015

Horwath HTL Hotel Valuation Services

Horwath HTL Hotel Valuation Services

From single assets in domestic markets to cross-border portfolios spread across several countries, Horwath HTL’s Hotel Valuation experts have the breadthof experience and the resources of 50 local offices worldwide to provide informed and objective valuation advice.

We have experts with RICS and MAI accreditation who have been working in [...]

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22nd October 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 49: Switzerland

Michaela Wehrle of Horwath HTL Switzerland has written the next in our series of market reports, focusing on the Swiss market.

‘This report aims to put a spotlight on the effect this year’s monetary policy change has on Swiss tourism by analyzing the performance of select cities and regions.‘

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15th October 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 48: Melbourne, Australia

Stefan Muff of Horwath HTL Australia has written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Melbourne market.

‘Melbourne received a record 7.8 million domestic overnight visitors in 2014, yielding 22.5 million visitor nights. While domestic visitor nights were at first not significantly impacted by the global financial crisis, growth did [...]

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14th October 2015

Industry Report: USA, Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Elizabeth Beliakova and Paul Breslin of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, has produced a report about Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

“Horwath HTL was engaged by the Preferred Hotels & Resorts (PH&R) to highlight the performance achieved by the PH&R member hotels from 2011 to 2014 compared to the competitive sets (Comp Sets) and the North [...]

14th October 2015

Brand New Public Tourism Fund Launches in Paris

Paris, 13th October 2015

Horwath HTL France, part of the world’s number one hotel, tourism and leisure consulting brand have helped the French public investment group, Bpifrance, in the structuring of the new “France Investissement Tourisme” fund. The fund was launched on October 8th 2015 during the annual Tourism Convention organized by the French Ministry [...]

06th October 2015

Indonesia Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2015

Horwath HTL Indonesia has released their Hotel Market Sentiment Survey report for H2 2015.

Click here to download a copy of the report.

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28th September 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 47: Turkey

Metin Erdogdu of Horwath HTL Turkey has written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Peruvian market.

‘The travel and tourism sector remains a driving force in Turkey’s emergence onto the world stage. Travel and tourism’s total contribution to the global economy in 2014 was $7.6 trillion, which equates [...]

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26th September 2015

Industry Report: USA, Lodging Industry, Compensation Study 2015

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, USA, and Nadine Pietrowski of Crowe Horwath Denver, CO, USA, have produced an informative report about the Lodging Industry in the Rocky Mountain Region, CO, USA.

“Horwath HTL (Hotels, Tourism and Leisure)/Lodging & Hospitality Consultants, Inc. and the public accounting firm of Crowe Horwath Denver/GHP Horwath P.C. are [...]

25th September 2015

Horwath HTL supports Kanika Hotels & Resorts’ expansion strategy

Cyprus, September 24th 2015 Horwath HTL supports Kanika Hotels & Resorts’ expansion strategy Promising investment opportunities in luxury leisure hotels

Horwath HTL in Cyprus and Switzerland have joined forces with the Kanika Group in Cyprus, to implement the Group’s strategy of expanding the activities of its hospitality division, Kanika Hotels & [...]

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22nd September 2015

Industry Report: USA, Maternity Leave

Michelle Yin of Horwath HTL Atlanta, GA, USA, has produced a report about the new parental leave policy in the USA and the hotel industry.

“Early this month, Hilton has announced its new parental leave policy, which gives ten weeks of fully paid leave for new mothers and two weeks of fully paid leave for [...]

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17th September 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 46: Peru

Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Argentina has written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Peruvian market.

‘According to the last report published by the World Tourism Organization in 2014, Peru received nearly 3.2 million foreign tourists and ranked fourth in the South American ranking, after Brazil, Argentina and Chile.‘

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14th September 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 45: China

Li Wen of Horwath HTL Beijing, China has written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Chinese market.

‘With slow but steady GDP growth focused more on the tertiary industry, hotel demand is likely to continue to grow and elevate the market-wide occupancy.‘

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11th September 2015

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 5

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Philippines.

Click here to download a [...]

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10th September 2015

Horwath HTL Health and Wellness Services

Health and Wellness Services

Horwath HTL offers a full range of consulting and management services that make a difference in hotel and spa performance. From preliminary market research and feasibility work that helps determine if, what and how a property should be created, positioned and run in a given location to taking responsibility for [...]

Horwath HTL Hotel Planning and Development Services
10th September 2015

Horwath HTL Planning and Development Services

Hotel Planning and Development Services – Expert help every step of the way

Getting the planning and development right is fundamental for any hotel and tourism and leisure project. Our international team of experts will use their project experience, market research and analytical capabilities to help you navigate the entire process.

“The key to any [...]

09th September 2015

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 10

Rushabh Shah from Horwath HTL India haa teamed up with STR Global to produce a new volume of our Hotel Market Review Reports on the Indian Hotel Market.

Click here to download our latest edition of the Indian Hotel Review Report

01st September 2015

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015

Horwath HTL has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, H2 2015.

‘Perhaps not surprisingly, the number one concern for hoteliers in this edition of the global hotel market sentiment survey was the impact of new supply a new competition on local markets’.

Click here to [...]

18th August 2015

Ireland Hotel Industry Survey 2015: 20th Edition – Press release

Dublin, Wednesday 12th August 2015. Crowe Horwath, leading advisors to the Irish hotel sector, launched its 20th Annual Irish Hotel Survey today which shows a continued improvement in the fortunes of the Irish hotel sector. The report, which is compiled from Irish hotels’ 2014 accounts, reveals that key performance metrics have improved for the third [...]

18th August 2015

Ireland Hotel Industry Survey 2015

Horwath HTL Ireland have recently launched the 20th edition of the Ireland Hotel Industry Survey 2015.

Click here to download an overview of the results.

12th August 2015

Special Market report, Issue 44: Japan

Koji Takabayashi of Horwath HTL Japan have written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Japanese Market.

‘Japan sees boost from international visitors. In April 2015, more than 1.76 million international visitor arrivals to Japan were recorded, a 43.3% increase from the previous year.‘

Click here to download a [...]

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21st July 2015

Special Market report, Issue 43: Italy

Zoran Bacic and Giorgio Ribaudo of Horwath HTL Italy have written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Italian Market.

‘There is room now, much more than even a year ago, to think positively about Italy’s hotel industry. According to several recent studies and analyses Horwath HTL has performed for [...]

08th July 2015

Special Market report, Issue 42: Barcelona

Horwath HTL Spain has written the next in our series of market reports focusing on the Barcelona Market.

‘With its 4.6km of beach and its singular architecture influenced by the well-known Catalan architect Autoni Gaudí, the city is a renowned international tourist destination. In terms of the number of tourist arrivals, Barcelona is the [...]

08th July 2015

Horwath HTL AND TOPHOTELPROJECTS sign Global partnership agreement

07.07.2015 London/Hamburg – Horwath HTL, the world’s largest consulting brand specialized in the hospitality and Tourism industry and TOPHOTELPROJECTS, the world’s leading data provider on global hotel construction, hotel groups and brands, have signed a global partnership agreement.

Tourism is one of the most solidly growing sectors globally and it is expected to continue [...]

07th July 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 41: Croatia

Sinisa Topalovic of Horwath HTL Croatia write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Croatian market.

‘The Croatian city hasn’t been on the MICE industry’s radar due to the lack of a large congress center, but that might change as the regional administration finds viable solutions for developing such a project.’

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06th July 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 40: Washington D.C.

Paul Breslin and Hanjie Tang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Washington D.C. market.

‘Washington D.C. sits in the mid-Atlantic region. The city is the capital of the United States, and it is also the core of a greater region called the Washington metropolitan area.’ [...]

06th July 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 39: Boston

Paul Breslin and Hanjie Tang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Boston market.

‘Tourism is a significant industry driving Boston’s economy. For example, in 2011, domestic and international visitors spent 8.3 billion in this area. In 2014, there were 19,163,000 international and domestic visitors to Boston [...]

29th June 2015

2015 Spa Business Handbook

Now in its seventh year, the Spa Business Handbook is the ultimate reference guide for leading spa owners, investors, operators, consultants, designers and suppliers across the globe.

Put together by the teams behind Spa Business and Spa Opportunities magazines, it’s a year-round resource featuring key industry research, sector analysis and foresight material and vital [...]

25th June 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 38: Atlanta

Paul Breslin and Hanjie Tang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Atlanta market.

‘Atlanta is showing strong metrics across the board. And given the market’s position as a top convention location, the outlook is promising. The market has rebounded strongly from the economic downturn, as evidenced [...]

18th June 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 37: Madrid

Philip Bacon and Mario Sides of Horwath HTL Spain have written the latest Horwath HTL Special Market Report on the city of Madrid. ‘Madrid offers great opportunities for leisure tourism as well as business travel. Its famous nightlife, the celebration of important events, the diversity of the cultural and leisure offer and [...]

17th June 2015

Aiden Murphy of Crowe Horwath Ireland takes part in the IHF’s third Annual Irish Hotel Investment Conference

Aiden Murphy, partner with Crowe Horwath, was pleased to participate as a guest speaker at the Irish Hotel Federation’s third annual Irish Hotel Investment Conference which was held at the Clyde Court Hotel in Dublin on Monday 8 June, 2015.

This annual Investment Conference provides an important business and social platform for [...]

12th June 2015

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 5

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Philippines.

Click here to download a [...]

29th May 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 36: Norway

Vivian Sivertsen of Horwath HTL Norway write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Norwegian market.

‘More rooms in the market mean competitive room rates for accommodation in Norway. The Norwegian hotel industry experienced a significant capacity growth over the last five years. Demand continued its climb in 2014.’

Click here to [...]

26th May 2015

Special Issue: Update on Denver Market Report 2015

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, USA, has updated his report on Denver, Colorado, with 2015 market data.

“The hospitality industry in Metro Denver continues to experience a strong turn-around from the economic downturn that took place in late 2008 – 2010. Occupancy trends for year-end 2012 and 2013 reflected a vastly improved market [...]

18th May 2015

Canadian Quebec Special Market Report – 2014

Horwath HTL Canada has written a report on the Canadian and Quebec Hotel Industry for 2014.

Click here to download a copy of the report

13th May 2015

Press Release for Program and Speakers at Hotels World suite of events

HotelsWorld 27th – 29th July Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Programs for the annual HotelsWorld suite of events released today, reveal that nearly 100 international, regional and local speakers are set for this year’s three events to be held over consecutive days from 27 to 29 July in Sydney, Australia. Over a third of the [...]

11th May 2015

Italy Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015

Horwath HTL Italy release their Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015 for the Italian market.

Click here to download a copy of the report

05th May 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 35: Mexico

María José Gutiérrez and Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Mexico and Latin America write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Mexican market.

‘Mexico plays a significant role in the tourism and hotel industry globally. Mexico is the top tourism destination in Latin America and ranks 15th in the world, according to the [...]

29th April 2015

ASEAN Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015

The Horwath HTL ASEAN Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. In this survey, hoteliers have been asked to share their expectation in respect of market performance [...]

21st April 2015

GHN Market Report: Lima, Peru

“Lima is the capital and main city of the Republic of Peru, not only because of its population (the highest of the country) but also because of its importance as a political, cultural, financial and commercial center. With a population of approximately 9 million people it ranks fourth as one of the most populated cities [...]

02nd April 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 34: Hong Kong

Gloria Chan of Horwath HTL Hong Kong write the latest Horwath HTL market report on the Hong Kong market.

‘With Hong Kong’s steady hotel performance, there is opportunity to grow supply over the next five years. A major pillar of Hong Kong’s economy, the tourism industry contributed to 4.9% of Hong Kong’s gross domestic [...]

19th March 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 33: USA

Paul Breslin and Hanjie Tang of Horwath HTL Atlanta, USA write the latest Horwath HTL market report on USA and the extended-stay hotels.

‘Extended-stay hotels are gaining popularity among investors due to their steady and satisfying performance over the years.’

To download a copy of the report in English click here

19th March 2015

Dariusz Futoma becomes the new head of Horwath HTL in Poland

Dariusz Futoma becomes the new head of Horwath HTL in Poland

On the 11th of March 2015, Dariusz Futoma, one of the most experienced sales managers in the Polish hotel and tourism industry, joined Horwath HTL Polska to become the Hotel and Tourism Consulting Team director. This month, Janusz Mitulski, who has been successfully leading [...]

12th March 2015

Indonesia Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015

Horwath HTL Indonesia releases their report for the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2015.

“Across ASEAN the market sentiment is positive although down sharply from July 2014. As in previous years, new competitive supply additions, currency exchange and global oil prices still cause the most uncertainty amongst ASEAN countries.”

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09th March 2015

Special Market Report , Issue 32: France

Philippe Doizelet of Horwath HTL France has written the latest in our series of Special Market reports.

‘2015 could be turning point for French hotels. The tourism industry remains one of the bright spots of the French economy, and the fundamentals of French tourism remain solid.’

Click here to download a copy of [...]

02nd March 2015

2015 Hotel Market Structure and International Hotel Chains in the Eastern Adriatic Region Report

Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report about Hotel Market Structure and International Hotel Chains in the Eastern Adriatic Region.

“This Report provides an overview of the hotel market structure in the Eastern Adriatic region, as well as a review of international hotel chains and their penetration into the regional market. Eastern Adriatic [...]

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23rd February 2015

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2015: Europe

The 2015 outlook for key geographic markets in Europe.

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written 19 Country Reports from Europe for the ninth edition of the prestigious 2015 Hotel Yearbook.

Each Country report gives a brief snapshot of the hotel business landscape in 2014, [...]

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23rd February 2015

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2015: The Americas

The 2015 outlook for key geographic markets in the Americas.

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written 11 Country Reports from the Americas for the ninth edition of the prestigious 2015 Hotel Yearbook.

Each Country report gives a brief snapshot of the hotel business landscape [...]

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23rd February 2015

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2015: Africa

The 2015 outlook for key geographic markets in Africa.

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written four Country Reports from Africa for the ninth edition of the prestigious 2015 Hotel Yearbook.

Each Country report gives a brief snapshot of the hotel business landscape in 2014, [...]

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23rd February 2015

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2015: Asia Pacific

The 2015 outlook for key geographic markets in Asia Pacific.

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written 15 Country Reports from Asia Pacific for the ninth edition of the prestigious 2015 Hotel Yearbook.

Each Country report gives a brief snapshot of the hotel business landscape [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: UK, Europe

Erlend Heiberg of Horwath HTL UK has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about the United Kingdom and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The outlook for 2015 is one of continued strong performance for London and vigorous recovery in the provinces.”

Click here to download Erlend’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: The Netherlands, Europe

Marco van Bruggen of Horwath HTL Netherlands has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about The Netherlands and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The economy recovery in the Netherlands is exected to continue, with a projected economic growth of 1.5% for 2015.”

Click here to download Marco’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Switzerland, Europe

Michaela Wehrle of Horwath HTL Switzerland has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Switzerland and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Serious hotel investors are well advised to switch to secondary cities, where – while still expensive – prices and returns are more reasonable.”

Click here to download Michaela’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Spain, Europe

Philip Bacon of Horwath HTL Spain has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Spain and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The power of the tour operators in vacation destinations such as the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands will continue to dominate, but only high quality products will attract the [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Slovenia, Europe

Silvija Iliskovic Balagovic of Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Slovenia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Tourism and hospitality is an important revenue and employment generator for Slovenia, especially the segment of health and spa tourism.”

Click here to download Silvija’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Serbia, Europe

Silvija Lovreta of Horwath HTL Serbia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Serbia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“International tourist overnights are steadily keeping on the upward trend, acheiving a notable 11% year-on-year growth rate.”

Click here to download Silvija’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Russia, Europe

Michael O’Hare of Horwath HTL Russia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Russia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Despite many controversial issues discussed in international mass media, the Winter Olympics held in Sochi in early 2014, attracting over 1.5 million visitors, is considered by all to have been [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Romania, Europe

Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Romania and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In terms of current hotel performance, occupancy has improved significantly, backed by the return of strong demand, but ADR, after a stabilization period, has not yet started to recover.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Poland, Europe

Janusz Mitulski of Horwath HTL Poland has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Poland and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“At the end of 2014, the number of hotel facilities in Poland amounted to 2,459 with over 120,000 hotel keys.”

Click here to download Janusz’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Montenegro, Europe

Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Montenegro and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Montenegro is a small open economy highly dependent on tourism. The total contribution of the Travel and Tourism Industry to the country’s GDP is 20%.”

Click here to download our report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Macedonia, Europe

Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Macedonia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The number of tourist arrivals and overnights is on a stable long-term increase and is expected to have reached 740.000 arrivals and 2.3 million overnights in 2014.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Italy, Europe

Zoran Bacic of Horwath HTL Italy has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Italy and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Italy has every chance to maintain its status as a “big star” in the contact of international tourism in both outgoing and incoming travellers.”

Click here to download Zoran’s [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Ireland, Europe

Anne Walsh of Horwath HTL Ireland has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Ireland and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Ireland continues to see a twin-track recovery, with the Dublin market out-performing regional hotels.”

Click here to download Anne’s report

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Hungary, Europe

Marius Gomola of Horwath HTL Hungary has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Hungary and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“2014 is going to be registered as the turning-point year, although the tangible evidence to support this statement is yet to demonstrate itself.”

Click here to download Marius’ report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: France, Europe

Philippe Doizelet of Horwath HTL France has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about France and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Paris is still one of the leading hotel markets in Europe as the shortage of supply and the continuing growth in arrivals sustain high occupancy and RevPAR, most perceptibly in [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Cyprus, Europe

Christos Michaelides of Horwath HTL Cyprus has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Cyprus and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Cyprus as a tourism destination attracted a satisfactory number and increase of visitors compared to previous years.”

Click here to download Christos’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Croatia, Europe

Kristina Milin of Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Croatia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In 2014, Croatia continued to record positive growth rates of the physical indicators of tourism activity – growth of arrivals amounted to around 5%, while overnights recorded a 2.5% increase [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Belgium, Europe

Marco van Bruggen of Horwath HTL Netherlands has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Belgium and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The project economic growth is expected to be visible in the development of the demand for hotel rooms in Belgium. As a result, both occupancies and average room rates [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Austria, Europe

Gerald Kroell of Horwath HTL Austria has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Austria and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Austria was ranked 6th in the Europe 2020 Competitiveness Report 2014 by the World Economic Forum.”

Click here to download Gerald’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Vietnam, Asia Pacific

Vicky Jian of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Vietnam and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“International tourism arrivals up to September 2014 grew by 10.4% over the same period in 2013, to 6.06 million..”

Click here to download Vicky’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: The Philippines, Asia Pacific

Mina Li of Horwath HTL Hong Kong has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about The Philippines and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The increase of international direct flights to resort destinations will not only help to ease some domestic traffic from the congested capital, but also help to boost the [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Thailand, Asia Pacific

Eilidh Callum of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Thailand and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Bangkok is a prime tourist destination and is expected to continue as such, however, it may take abother year of political stability to fully restore business and tourist confidence.”

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Sri Lanka, Asia Pacific

Damien Little of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Sri Lanka and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The current total supply pipeline for the country, as it stands in 2014, is around 11,000 rooms with the majority of rooms set to be developed in the South [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Singapore, Asia Pacific

Sam Sheldon of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Singapore and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In the first three quarters of 2014, Luxury and Economy properties have grown rates by 7.8% and 8.3%, respectively, while Upscale and Mid-Tier hotels have seen rates decrease by 0.8% [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Myanmar, Asia Pacific

Eilidh Callum of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Myanmar and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Myanmar’s tourist arrivals have witnessed unprecedented levels of growth, with more than 2 million arrivals in 2013, up 93% from the previous year and 158% from 2010.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Maldives, Asia Pacific

Sam Sheldon of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about the Maldives and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“China represents a massive source of demand for the Maldives. These visitors are quickly filling the gap in Maldivian tourism left by the declining number of European travellers.”

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Malaysia, Asia Pacific

Sen Soon-Mun of Horwath HTL Kuala Lumpur has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Malaysia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“VMY 2014 was the 4th Visit Malaysia Year. In order to maintain Malaysia’s position as a major destination in Asia, the government announced 2015 as Year of Festival (MyFest [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Korea, Asia Pacific

Steve Baek of Horwath HTL Singapore has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Korea and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“After all the splendid years, the Seoul hotel market, as well as the rest of Korea, is facing a real challenge over the next several years, due to slower demand [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Kazakhstan, Asia Pacific

Sinisa Topalović of Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Kazakhstan and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In 2014, an official tourism development concept was introduced, based on the Tourism Master Plan prepared by Horwath HTL.”

Click here to download Sinisa’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Japan, Asia Pacific

Koji Takabayashi of Horwath HTL Japan has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Japan and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“It is expected that international visitor arrivals, especially in the leisure segment, will remain important for hotels in Japan. The depreciation of the Yen was a strong force for the [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Iran, Asia Pacific

Sinisa Topalović of Horwath HTL Croatia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Iran and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The year 2014 was challenging for the whole Middle East region, with rising global political, economic and peace questions. Nevertheless, Iran continued its opening towards the global tourism market and [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Indonesia, Asia Pacific

Matt Gebbie of Horwath HTL Indonesia has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Indonesia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Good news: the airport tax will be included in air ticket prices from 2015; from January 1, 2015 visa free entrance has been authorized for residents of Australia, China, Japan, [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: China, Asia Pacific

Linda Li of Horwath HTL China has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about China and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“China’s growth will continue to moderate over the medium term, and the structural shifts will become more evident. The improved economic structure is expected to lead to a promising outlook [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Kong Kong, China, Asia Pacific

Mina Li of Horwath HTL Kong Kong has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Hong Kong and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Being a premier convention and exhibition center in Asia, Hong Kong’s overnight MICE arrivals for the first three quarters of 2014 had a significant 14% year-on-year growth.”

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: USA, Americas

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL Denver, CO, has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about USA and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The US lodging industry was considered robust in 2014 and 2015 is expected to be as strong.”

Click here to download John’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Panama, Americas

María José Gutiérrez of Horwath HTL Colombia and Mexico has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Panama and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Tourism is considered as the first source of foreign exchange income in 2013. An increase of 6.7% during the first half of 2014 was recorded over the [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Mexico, Americas

María José Gutiérrez of Horwath HTL Colombia and Mexico has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Mexico and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The number of foreign tourists entering Mexico exceeded 16.8 million for the first seven months of 2014, which represents a new historic high.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Ecuador, Americas

María José Gutiérrez of Horwath HTL Colombia and Mexico has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Ecuador and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“According to different projections, private tourist entrepreneurs plan to invest more than US$ 2.16 billion in hotel infrastructure in the 2014-2020 period.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Dominican Republic, Americas

Sotero Peralta of Horwath HTL Dominican Republic has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Dominican Republic and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In 2014, the Dominican Republic recorded an increase of tourist arricals of over 10%, the highest of the last decade.”

Click here to download Sotero’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Colombia, Americas

María José Gutiérrez of Horwath HTL Colombia and Mexico has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Colombia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“2014 represented the fifth consecutive year of growth for the tourism segment, and this trend is expected to continue in 2015.”

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11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Chile, Americas

Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Argentina has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Chile and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“As regards the number of tourists expected for 2015, it is considered that the depreciation of the peso chileno will boost both incoming tourism, due to exchange rates, and domestic [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Canada, Americas

Peter Gaudet of Horwath HTL Canada has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Canada and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“With an estimates 16.3 million international tourist arrivals, Canada ranked 16th in the world in 2012.”

Click here to download Peter’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Brazil, Americas

Mariano Carrizo of Horwath HTL Brazil has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Brazil and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Despite the poor performance of the national economy, the tourism sector presented limited, but still, sustained growth. The FIFA World Cup had a direct impact on the tourism and hotel [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Argentina, Americas

Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Argentina has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Argentina and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Incoming tourism in Argentina is growing more slowly than in the rest of Latin America, mostly due to Brazil’s economic slowdown.”

Click here to download Sergio’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Nigeria, Africa

Béatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL Senegal has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Nigeria and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Nigeria has become Africa’s biggest economy, after rebasing its GDP earlier this year, overtaking South Africa.”

Click here to download Béatrice’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Namibia, Africa

Michelè de Witt of Horwath HTL South Africa has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Namibia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“The first eight months of 2014 registered an uptick in tourist arrivals in Namibia following two years of difficult trading conditions.”

Click here to download Michelè’s report

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Ethiopia, Africa

Michelè de Witt of Horwath HTL South Africa has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Ethiopia and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“In September, the Prime Minister told a United Nations Climate Summit in New York that the Ethiopian government was targeting double-digit economic growth so it could become a [...]

11th February 2015

Hotel Yearbook 2015: Ivory Coast, Africa

Charlotte Specht of Horwath HTL France has written an exclusive report for the Hotel Yearbook 2015 about Ivory Coast and the 2015 outlook for the market.

“Despite a slowdown in business due to the Ebola outbreak affecting neighboring countrues, GDP growth rate remained stable in 2014.” “The Ivory Coast’s tourism sector will continue to [...]

02nd February 2015

Special Market Report , Issue 31: Central Africa

Beatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL Senegal has written the latest in our series of Special Market reports.

‘With about 106 million inhabitants, Central Africa totals some 10% of total African population.’

Click here to download a copy of the report

20th January 2015

Special Market Report , Issue 30: Cyprus

Christos Michaelides of Horwath HTL Cyprus has written the latest in our series of Special Market reports.

‘Cyprus tourism shows positive signs of growth. Tourism has returned to the island nation, setting the stage for continued growth in the years ahead.’

Click here to download a copy of the report

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12th January 2015

Hotel Chains in Italy 2015

Giorgio Ribaudo of Horwath HTL Italy has written an updated report of Chains in Italy for 2015. The report predicts further growth in 2015 and that in the next 15 to 18 months chains will add around 3,500 new branded rooms to their portfolio in Italy, with increasing focus on the Budget & Economy segment. [...]

07th January 2015

Special Market Report, Issue 29: Helsinki, Finland

Horwath HTL’s UK office have written a comprehensive report on the Helsinki hotel market, covering travel & tourism patterns as well as hotel development news and hotel performance analytics in the capital. The capital of Finland, Helsinki, is one of the Nordic capitals and is slowly raising its profile as a major conference destination [...]

26th November 2014

Hugely Successful 2014 Hotel & Tourism Trends Conference Held in Warsaw

More than three hundred delegates from fifteen countries across the Globe took part in last weeks Hotel & Tourism trends conference, being held for the second year at the Sofitel Victoria in Poland’s’ capital city. There were nineteen themed sessions with seventy-four panellists taking to the stage and the event attracted more than thirty sponsors, [...]

24th November 2014

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 4

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Vietnam market.

Click here to [...]

21st November 2014

2014 Bali Hotel and Branded Residences Report

Horwath HTL’s Matt Gebbie teams up with C9 Hotelworks to write a 2014 update on Bali Hotel and Branded Residences.

‘Bali hoteliers are weathering the storm of new supply with solid performance. Rates are slipping, caution caution, but occupancy is strong. Bali is successfully broadening its demand base, developments are spreading, the airport is [...]

11th November 2014

Italy Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2014

Online the latest version of the Survey, realized by Horwath HTL on the Sentiment of the hotel market, picking the forecasts made by hoteliers for the second half of 2014. The survey involved 1,265 hotels worldwide in 32 countries. Click here to download the report of the Italian market.

07th October 2014

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2014 – China, Beijing and Shanghai

Horwath HTL release results of their Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey with reports on China, Beijing and China. Click on the links below to download the reports.

GHMSS H2 2014 CHINA BEIJING SHANGHAI

07th October 2014

Hotel and Tourism Market Report Austria; Salzburg and Vienna

Horwath HTL have have written an extensive report about the Hotel and Tourism market in Austria 2014 H1, with specific focus on the markets in Salzburg and Vienna

Click here to download a copy of the report

03rd October 2014

Health and Wellness Special Market Report : Germany

Horwath HTL Health and Wellness has released its latest Health and Wellness Special Market Report, which examines wellness related hospitality business opportunities in Germany.

In order to identify potential opportunities, Horwath HTL Health and Wellness; (1) analyzed the current tourism landscape, (2) defined what wellness tourism is and who wellness travelers are, and (3) analyzed [...]

30th September 2014

Swiss Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2014

Swiss Hotel Market Sentiment in decline

After three consecutive positive results, the Swiss Hotel Market Sentiment has swung back to negative scores at -16 points with this issue. The majority of hoteliers expect stabilized ARR performance in the second half outlook.

To download the full survey, please click here.

26th September 2014

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 3

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Malaysia market.

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24th September 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 28: Brazil

Mariano Carrizo of Horwath HTL Brazil writes the latest Horwath HTL market report on Brazil and the FIFA World Cup’s impact in the hotel industry.

‘The impact of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil’s hotel demand presented diverse results regarding the applied perspective to assess the performance of the lodging supply: the destination’s [...]

11th September 2014

Special Market Report, issue 27: West Africa

Beatrice Montagnier of Horwath HTL Senegal writes the latest Horwath HTL market report on West Africa.

‘A critical factor affecting the materialization of the hotel potential in West Africa is the ability to maintain a context of political stability and security. This remains a challenge, specifically in Sahel countries.’

To download a copy [...]

28th August 2014

Austria Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2014

Horwath HTL Austria release their report for the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey.

Click here to download a copy of the report

15th August 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 26: East Africa

Horwath HTL’s Frank Mustaff has written the latest in our series of market reports. As the first of four forthcoming reports on Africa, this first report focusses on Tourism in East Africa.

‘East Africa has recorded some impressive achievements in the realm of tourism owing to the conscious efforts by EAC Partner States to work [...]

01st August 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 25: Atlanta, GA, USA

Paul Breslin has written the latest in a series of Special Market Reports, with this edition focussing on Atlanta, GA, USA.

‘Downtown Atlanta hosts approximately 22.5 million visitors each year. It hosts sporting events, concerts & shows, conventions and attractions, including the world-renowned Georgia Aquarium, which hosts approximately 2.2 million visitors annually. Important monthly [...]

31st July 2014

Horwath HTL Brazil Director Analyzes the Impact of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in the Hotel Industry

Sao Paulo, July 30th 2014 Horwath HTL Brazil director, Michael Schnurle, was interviewed by the Commerce, Industry and Services Business Journal, from Sao Paulo, regarding the impact that the World Cup had in the Brazilian Hotel Industry both for host cities and the rest of the country. Michael said: “In the cities where [...]

25th July 2014

Quarter 3 2014: Horwath HTL Ireland Sector Review Newsletter

Horwath HTL Dublin have published the Quarter 3 2014 issue of their HTL Sector Review Newsletter. Inside this issue we discuss the recently held “Irish Hotel Investment Conference – The Next Steps” organised by the IHF. We also review international and domestic hotel market performance and recent insolvency and transactional activity.

Aiden Murphy spoke at [...]

18th July 2014

Luxury Guests, Luxury Products…Luxury Profits? Does Luxury Pay?

Luxury Hotels World

A presentation made by Horwath HTL’s Robert Hecker at the Luxury Hotels World conference in Sydney, Australia, on the 16th July 2014.

Click here to download a copy of the presentation

17th July 2014

GHN Market Report: Santiago

“Santiago is the main gateway of Chile and concentrates a relevant commercial and services activity, both in national and regional terms. It also holds the largest and most diversified hotel supply of the country, which shows many international hotel brands, mainly in the midscale and upscale market segments, and it is also the headquarters of [...]

26th June 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 24: Poland

Horwath HTL Poland have released the latest in our series of Special Market Reports.

‘Poland plays one of the leading roles in Central and Eastern Europe region in terms of economy and development.

During the economic slowdown in the worldwide economy in 2009 through 2010, Poland was the only country in the region and [...]

13th June 2014

Bangkok Hotels Take a Hit, But The Rest of Thailand Continues to Grow

Bangkok Hotels Take a Hit, But The Rest of Thailand Continues to Grow

Singapore and London, June 13th 2014

It will come as no surprise that hotel performance in Thailand has been negatively affected by the recent political turmoil, but the rest of the country seems relatively unscathed. These are the key facts [...]

13th June 2014

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 2

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report includes overviews and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but also includes a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Thailand market.

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06th June 2014

Hotel Supply Development in the interior of Brazil

‘The stabilization of the economy, the reduction in the interest rates and the decrease in the unemployment were the main factors that boosted the Brazilian residential real estate market.

This market, traditionally under-supplied due to macro-economic issues, has experienced a significant increase in its prices during the last two years and is not showing signs [...]

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06th June 2014

Urban Luxury Hotel Supply in Brazil

When speaking about Luxury Hotel Supply (almost) everything is relative. The number of definitions that apply to the term “luxury” is directly proportional to the vast diversity of factors involved in the conceptualization of hospitality products:

Location (Urban, Beach, Mountain, etc.) Number of apartments / Planning of common and private areas Market segmentation (business, events, [...]
06th June 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 23: Zaragoza, Spain

Reinhard Wall has written the latest in a series of Special Market Reports, with this edition focussing on Zaragoza, Spain.

‘Zaragoza is Spain’s fifth largest city, covering 1,062 square kilometers with a population of 700,000. Located within three hours by car from Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia and Toulouse, Zaragoza is a hub in transportation [...]

05th June 2014

SUSTAINABILITY: FOR THE PLANET AND YOUR POCKETS

Paris, June 4th 2014

Horwath HTL, the global leader in hospitality consulting are to host a panel on sustainable investment at this year’s CATHIC hotel investment conference being held at the new Hilton Bomonti Hotel and Conference center from the 9th-10th of June in Istanbul. The panel is being led by top industry professional François [...]

23rd May 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 22: Denver

John Montgomery of Horwath HTL USA has written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on Denver.

To download a copy of the report click here

22nd May 2014

Horwath HTL Appointed Advisers and Asset Managers to New European Hotel Real Estate Fund

Switzerland, May 16th 2014

Horwath HTL, the world’s number one hospitality consulting brand has been appointed as advisors and asset managers for a brand new hotel fund, Keystone Hospitality fund, by its fund manager, LRI Luxembourg (AIFM). The fund has a remit to concentrate on hotel assets within the European markets and will be [...]

19th May 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 21: Colombia

María José Gutiérrez of Horwath HTL Colombia has written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on Colombia.

‘In 2013, the Colombian economy grew by 4.3%, a slightly superior rate compared to 2012 (+4%) and despite the weak international situation, according to Banco de la República, Colombia. [...]

08th May 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 20: Argentina

Carolina Spinelli and Sergio Giorgetti of Horwath HTL Argentina have written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on Argentina.

‘International arrivals to Argentina reached nearly 5.5 million in 2013, according to the Argentina Tourism Board, which positions the country as the second most-visited South American destination in [...]

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28th April 2014

Destination Spas: Understanding the Wellness Benefits

Horwath HTL Thailand releases the first issue in a series of reports for the Health and Wellness Industry.

The report serves to provide an overview of the destination spa industry.It includes a brief history of wellness and the place of destination spas within it, the factors differentiating destination spas from traditional resorts, a case [...]

24th April 2014

Japan Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey

Japan releases its report for H1 2014 of the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey.

Click here to download a copy of the report

14th April 2014

Italy Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014

Horwath HTL Italy releases their report for H1 2014 Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey.

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13th April 2014

Hong Kong Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey

Horwath HTL Hong Kong releases their report on the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey.

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13th April 2014

China Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014

Horwath HTL China releases their report on the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey with two additional reports focussing on the cities of Shanghai and Beijing.

Click on the title to download a copy of one of the reports:

China Hotel Market Sentiment Survey Beijing Hotel Market Sentiment Survey Shanghai [...]

13th April 2014

Austria Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014

Horwath HTL Austria release their report for the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey.

Click here to download a copy of the report

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11th April 2014

AirBnB – A problem that will take care of itself

Ric Mandigo from Horwath HTL USA (Chicago) has written a report on AirBnb. He outlines its position in the market and both potential for growth and its pitfalls in a competitive market.

Click here to download a copy of the report

10th April 2014

Indonesia Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014

Horwath HTL Indonesia releases their report for the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014.

“Overall outlook for Indonesia has been up and down since July 2012 with very little change in the last 12 months. Jakarta has the most optimistic outlook for the year ahead.”

Click here to view the report

08th April 2014

Big Opportunities for International Brands in Italy

Rome, April 8th 2014

Italy, probably the largest single market for hotel rooms in Europe, still has plenty of room to grow for the major international hotel companies, especially in the midscale and economy markets.

This is one of the key findings in the brand new report into the Italian hotel chains [...]

07th April 2014

Horwath HTL Releases Latest Version of Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey

Global Hotel Market More Positive about 2014 London, April 7th 2014

The latest survey compiled by Horwath Hotel, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest hospitality consulting firm, has shown that hotel operators around the globe are more optimistic about the coming few months than they were in 2012 or 2013. The survey, which [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 9

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce hotel review reports on the Indian Hotel Market. This edition provides a performance overview of key markets across India; it also analyses occupancy and room rate metrics, distinguished between weekdays and weekends for three key markets – Mumbai, Bengaluru and New Delhi.

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 8

Horwath HTL and STR Global have pleasure in presenting a detailed overview of the Indian hotel market. “2013 was a tough year – demand and room rates were stressed by a slow economy and the cumulative impact of continued supply growth since 2009; rising development and operating costs added pressure on margins and debt [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 7

Horwath HTL and STR Global have pleasure in presenting a detailed overview of the Indian hotel market. “This edition provides a performance overview of key markets across India; it also analyses occupancy and room rate metrics, distinguished between weekdays and weekends for three key markets – Mumbai, Bengaluru and New Delhi.”

Click here [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 6

Horwath HTL and STR Global have pleasure in presenting a detailed overview of the Indian hotel market. “The first quarter was a major contributor to this decline – January was not a good month; falling demand was exacerbated by shortened effective working in end March due to the holidays. Q2 actually saw demand recovery [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 5

Horwath HTL and STR Global have pleasure in presenting a detailed overview of the Indian hotel market. “In this edition, we principally analyse the performance of the luxury leisure sector in India. To enable deeper perspective, we have contrasted this with performance of luxury hotels in three key business destinations.”

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04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 4

Horwath HTL and STR Global have pleasure in presenting a detailed overview of the Indian hotel market. “India’s hospitality industry has seen a variety of opportunities and successes, challenges and losses in the last 7-8 years. During this period, the industry has grown and several new features and characteristics have emerged; some peculiar to [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 3

STR Global is delighted to be working in partnership with Horwath HTL-India to increase the availability of data on the Indian hotel market and to provide you with regular market commentaries on the recent performances. The commentary below is based on STR Global’s hotel performance statistics and Horwath HTL – India’s analysis. We [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 2

STR Global is delighted to be working in partnership with Horwath HTL-India to increase the availability of data on the Indian hotel market and to provide you with regular market commentaries on the recent performances. The commentary below is based on STR Global’s hotel performance statistics and Horwath HTL – India’s analysis. We [...]

04th April 2014

Indian Hotel Review Report – Vol. 1

STR Global is delighted to be working in partnership with Horwath HTL-India to increase the availability of data on the Indian hotel market and to provide you with regular market commentaries on the recent performances. The commentary below is based on STR Global’s hotel performance statistics and Horwath HTL – India’s analysis. We [...]

02nd April 2014

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2014

Horwath HTL has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, H1 2014.

Encouragingly general market sentiment is positive across the world.

Outlook has improved since the middle of 2013 and is better than the same time in 2012 and 2013. As global and local economies and tourism trends [...]

02nd April 2014

Philip Bacon joins Horwath HTL in Spain to lead “Planning & Development” service line

Philip Bacon has joined forces with Horwath HTL Spain as director of Planning & Development, based in the offices of Horwath International in Madrid.

Philip has acquired 20 years of professional experience as a finance director and independent consultant in all aspects of the development and operation of hotels and resorts, with a special focus [...]

01st April 2014

GHN Market Report: Sao Paulo

“The lodging market in Sao Paulo is experiencing a new stage of development as the recovery period, that demanded over a decade after the oversupply scenario generated in the late 90s and early 2000s, is coming to an end.”

Mariano Carrizo of Horwath HTL Brazil, has produced an informative report for GHN about the lodging [...]

18th March 2014

Horwath HTL Austria, Germany and Switzerland Offices Combine to Provide Regional Hospitality Services

Berlin, March 18thth 2014

Horwath HTL, the worlds largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand announced today that their offices in the DACH Region: Germany (D), Austria (A) and Switzerland (CH) have created a cluster organization in order to offer regional clients a seamless service across German speaking countries. These services, ranging from Hotel [...]

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17th March 2014

Hotel Chains in Italy, 2014

“Italy is among the foremost countries in the world for tourism and its hotel supply, and according to Eurostat, ranks highest in Europe for overall capacity. Despite this high density of supply, the penetration of international chains is believed to be under potential, if compared with the USA and other major European cities.”

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13th March 2014

Asia Pacific Quarterly Update: Volume 1

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce quarterly market updates on the Asia Pacific Hotel Market. Each report will include and overview and breakdown of the Asia Pacific markets but will also include a more in-depth focus on one specific market. This quarter the spotlight is on the Indonesia market, in particular [...]

26th February 2014

Horwath HTL Hungary and Horwath HTL Russia Negotiate with Rixos Hotels for the first international upscale hotel in Shymkent, Kazakhstan

Budapest, February 25, 2014

Horwath HTL Hungary and Horwath HTL Russia, part of Horwath HTL the worlds oldest and largest Hospitality Consulting Network, has successfully completed management contract negotiations for a brand new Rixos Hotel, in Shymkent, Kazakhstan.

Horwath HTL has provided support to the developer throughout the contract negotiations.

The agreement is between Rixos [...]

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19th February 2014

Unlocking the Mystery of Hotel Management Agreements – INDONESIA

Unlocking the Mystery of Hotel Management Agreements, written by Horwath HTL Indonesia, helps to address some of the key commercial terms that form the backbone of a typical hotel management agreement. This report comes at a time when increasing numbers of entrepreneurs are considering the burgeoning hotel industry in Indonesia as a place to deploy [...]

19th February 2014

Horwath HTL Projects 2014 Hotel Outlook For the Americas

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written seven Country Reports from the North American, Mexico and Latin America for the prestigious 2014 Hotel Yearbook. The Hotel Yearbook, in its eighth edition, is made up of exclusive editorial contributions from more than two-dozen opinion leaders from around [...]

18th February 2014

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2014: The Americas

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written seven Country Reports from The Americas for the prestigious 2014 Hotel Yearbook. The Hotel Yearbook 2014, in its eighth edition, is made up of exclusive editorial contributions from more than two-dozen opinion leaders from around the world. The publication [...]

11th February 2014

Horwath HTL Forecast 2014 Outlook for Key Hotel Markets in EMEA, Russia and the CIS

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written 25 Country Reports from EMEA, Russia and the CIS for the prestigious 2014 Hotel Yearbook. The Hotel Yearbook 2014, in its eighth edition, is made up of exclusive editorial contributions from more than two-dozen opinion leaders from around the [...]

11th February 2014

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2014: EMEA, Russia and the CIS

The 2014 outlook for key geographic markets in EMEA, Russia and the CIS.

Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consulting Brand have written 25 Country Reports from EMEA, Russia and the CIS for the prestigious 2014 Hotel Yearbook. The Hotel Yearbook 2014, in its eighth edition, is made up [...]

11th February 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 19: Sochi

Horwath HTL Hungary and Horwath HTL Russia have written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on the tourism potential in Sochi.

‘Save for Moscow, Sochi today has by far the largest concentration of new hotel rooms and global hotel brand presence anywhere in Russia, according to research [...]

05th February 2014

Look Past the Negativity, Sochi has all the Ingredients to be a Hugely Successful Resort Destination

Moscow, February the 5th 2014

Horwath HTL, Russia and Hungary have released a special market report on Sochi, that looks at the incredible development over last five years and the implications for sustainable tourism. The report, which has the heading “Sochi’s Tourism Industry the Overall Gold Medal Favourite of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in [...]

29th January 2014

Horwath HTL Health and Wellness Highlights Spa and Wellness in 2014 Edition of The Hotel Yearbook

Bangkok, 30 January 2014 As the latest member to join Horwath HTL’s global network, Horwath HTL Health and Wellness has debuted their first contribution to the 2014 edition of The Hotel Yearbook. Horwath HTL Health and Wellness, the network’s independent wellness hospitality consulting arm formed in mid-2013 by Ingo Schweder, decided to publish two [...]

27th January 2014

A special excerpt from the Hotel Yearbook 2014: Asia-Pac

The 2014 outlook for key geographic markets in Asia-Pacific.

Exclusive country reports from Horwath HTL.

Click here to download a copy of the reports.

27th January 2014

Special Market Report, Issue 18: Singapore

Horwath HTL Sinagpore has written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on the Tourism market in Singapore.

‘Singapore’s tourism market is positioned for growth, but the city still could face pressure in the near term. International arrivals to Singapore for the first 11 months of 2013 [...]

15th January 2014

Horwath HTL Ireland Newsletter Q1 2014

Welcome to the Quarter 1 issue of our Hotel, Tourism and Leisure Sector Review for 2014. 2013 was a very positive year for the hotel sector in Ireland with increased international visitor numbers and increased revenues across all regions. The transaction market also recovered significantly. These positive trends appear set to continue in 2014 [...]

21st November 2013

Hotel and Branded Residences Update

Interesting times ahead for Bali hoteliers: remain strong on rates and tailor new product development for market gaps.

BALI TOURISM ARRIVALS

Bali’s tourism arrivals grew but at a slower pace in 2012 recording a 6% YOY increase compared to the nearly 20% YOY growth in each of the 4 previous years. An additional 0.5 million [...]

21st November 2013

Matt Gebbie Appointed as Director of Horwath HTL, Jakarta

Jakarta, November 20th 2013

Horwath HTL, The world’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting brand has announced the appointment of Matt Gebbie to the position of Director of the Jakarta office. Matt Gebbie is an industry veteran with previous experience of Horwath HTL having served as a Director of the Horwath HTL Singapore office until [...]

25th October 2013

Increased proliferation on the hospitality market in the main Polish cities

According to the latest, fourth edition of the guidebook for hotel investors – Hotel Guidebook Poland 2013 – there is a prolific increase of hotel and hotel rooms in the major Polish cities.

More than 50% of rooms, which are available on the market, are operating under the brand of hotel chains. It is [...]

04th October 2013

Horwath HTL Ireland Newsletter Q4

Welcome to the Quarter 4 issue of our Hotel, Tourism and Leisure Sector Review.

In this issue we examine the potential impact of the planned VAT increase, market trends for demand, RevPAR, Visitor Numbers and the Transactional and Insolvency market.

For further information on any of the topics covered in this Review, please contact any [...]

01st October 2013

Valor Economico Features Horwath HTL- Brazil Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey results

Sao Paulo, September 30th 2013

Horwath HTL Brazil, part of the World’s largest and most experienced hospitality consulting network, Horwath Hotels, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), presented, in an exclusive interview with Brazil’s most respected economic newspaper, Valor Economico the results of the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey (GHMSS), a worldwide assessment of the expectations of [...]

01st October 2013

Brazilian Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2

Horwath HTL Brasil has released their report for the second half of the year.

A pesquisa global de opinião sobre o mercado hoteleiro foi desenhada para prover a indústria hoteleira com uma avaliação expressa das perspectivas futuras do mercado. A pesquisa com quatro perguntas tem foco nas perspectivas e avaliação de taxas de ocupação, diárias [...]

30th September 2013

India Adapts to New World of Health, Relaxation and Luxury

Bangkok, September 27th 2013

India demonstrates all the demographic advantages of an ideal market for leading international spa and wellness brands. This is one of the many findings in a fascinating new market report on India released by Horwath HTL, Health and Wellness. Horwath HTL, Health and Wellness, led by industry veteran Ingo Schweder, are [...]

30th September 2013

Horwath HTL Health and Wellness Market Report India

Horwath HTL Health and Wellness is the newly conceived division of Horwath HTL, specialising in the development of destination retreats, lifestyle and wellness centres, bathhouses, resort, hotel, medical, and day spas, and health and fitness clubs globally.

Founded by Ingo Schweder, Horwath HTL Health & Wellness provides a range of wellness focused project consulting, including market research and feasibility [...]

11th September 2013

GOCO Hospitality joins Horwath HTL

Bangkok, September 11th 2013

GOCO Hospitality, a leading wellness hospitality consulting and management company has joined Horwath HTL, the world’s largest and most experienced hospitality-consulting brand.

GOCO Hospitality, based in Bangkok, Berlin, and soon Shanghai, has been responsible for some of the most iconic spa and wellness destination projects of recent times. With a scope [...]

10th September 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2013

Horwath HTL has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, H2 2013. Click Here to Download a copy:

09th September 2013

ASEAN Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2013

The Horwath HTL ASEAN Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. In this mid-year survey, hoteliers have been asked to share their expectation in respect of [...]

03rd September 2013

Special Market Report, Issue 15: Chicago

Ted and Ric Mandigo of Horwath HTL USA have written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on the Chicago market.

‘Chicago is the largest and most prominent hotel market in the Midwest. Its position as a transportation and commercial hub has enhanced its development as a major [...]

02nd September 2013

Special Market Report, Issue 14: Germany

Horwath HTL Germany has written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on the Tourism market in Germany.

‘Tourism is a large contributor to Germany’s economy. In 2012 the total expenditure by tourists totaled EUR 278.3 billion. Even at a time of economic difficulty, Germany is becoming [...]

23rd August 2013

Swiss Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2013

The industry’s breathing a sigh of relief is raising hope

It is a real pleasure for once to broadcast good news. For the second time in a row the Swiss hotel industry scored positive on the sentiment survey. It’s not quite the final all-clear, but [...]

20th August 2013

India Hotel Market Review – Vol 6

Horwath HTL have teamed up with STR Global to produce bi-annual market report updates on the Indian Hotel Market

“The first quarter was a major contributor to this decline – January was not a good month; falling demand was exacerbated by shortened effective working in end March due to the holidays. Q2 actually saw demand [...]

05th August 2013

Special Market Report, Issue 13: South Africa

Horwath HTL South Africa has written the latest in the series of special market reports, with this edition focussing on the South African Market. “South Africa has become the country with the highest influx of tourist arrivals in Sub-Saharan Africa and has one of the best tourism infrastructures in the region. Today, the South African government [...]
29th July 2013

Special Market Report, Issue 12: Bali

Horwath HTL, Asia have written a special market report in the hotel and branded residential market. The report co-branded with local specialists C9 Hotelworks is an in-depth look into Bali, including hotel performance, tourism prospects, competition, supply and demand and trends.

“BALI HOTEL AND BRANDED RESIDENTIAL MARKET UPDATE

Can island infrastructure hold the continuing [...]

24th July 2013

Australian Hotel Revenues Surge, But Profit Margin Growth Lags

Sydney, 24th July 2013

Despite historically high occupancy and room rate levels, Australian hotel profit margins have failed to grow in the past five years, according to research released today by leading hotel consultants Horwath HTL Australia, in their annual Survey of Operations report.

The findings, based on trading results in 2012 from over 60 [...]

10th July 2013

Hotel Trends in China 2013

Horwath HTL China’s Area Director Nigel Summers has written an update on the Chinese hotel market.

“Huge Supply… Some Easing, Some Not: The huge amount of new supply entering many markets in China is well known. There are several markets where the pipeline of new properties shows no signs of stopping and these [...]
10th July 2013

Chinese Hotel Market Is Much More Than New Supply Discussion

A brand new report released today highlights the key trends in the Chinese Hotel Market. The Regional Director for Horwath HTL North Asia and renowned industry expert, Nigel Summers, wrote the report, called ‘Hotel Trends in China’. Horwath HTL is the world’s leading hospitality consulting brand with over 50 offices globally and Hong Kong, Beijing [...]

05th July 2013

GHN Market Report – South Africa 2013

The previous edition of the South African market report provided an overview of the South African tourism environment for the year ended December2010. In this edition of the South African market report, we provide an update of the tourism environment over the past two years.

The Tourism Environment, Tourism Policy

According to the World Travel and [...]

01st July 2013

Horwath HTL Sponsor the Brazilian Hotel Investment Conference 2013

San Paolo, July 1st 2013

Horwath HTL Brazil, part of Horwath HTL, the worlds oldest and largest hospitality-consulting Brand, were sponsors of the 2013 Brazil Hotel Investment Conference (BHIC). Horwath HTL are part of Crowe Horwath International, one of the world leading financial advisory networks.

The conference took place in the Tivoli [...]

01st July 2013

Ireland Hotel, Tourism and Leisure Sector Review Quarter 3, 2013

Welcome to the Quarter 3 issue of our Hotel, Tourism and Leisure Sector Review

In this issue we review the impact of the capital allowance scheme for Hotels as the 7 year holding period draws to an end for many hotel investments. We also examine market trends for RevPAR, Visitor Numbers and the Transaction and [...]

19th June 2013

Horwath HTL Outlines Positive Future for Turkish Ski Industry

Zug, Switzerland, June 18th 2013

Heinz Wehrle, Managing Director of Horwath HTL Switzerland and ski resort expert, outlined his vision for the Turkish ski industry at the prestigious Central Asian and Turkey Hotel Investment Conference (CATHIC) being held in Istanbul last week. The conference, which was held at the Marmara Taksim square, brings together industry [...]

19th June 2013

Hotels Forced To Go The Extra Mile for Group Business

Phoenix, June 18th, 2013

Hotel companies are being forced to go the extra mile for Group business, as demand remains sluggish in 2013. This was the message from Julie Reigle, Principle for Horwath HTL USA and a recognized industry expert on Sales Marketing and E-Commerce. Julie was speaking during this years NYU hospitality conference in [...]

12th June 2013

Panther Hospitality Joins Horwath HTL

Atlanta Georgia, June 12th, 2013

Paul Breslin ISHC, founder and Managing Partner of Panther Hospitality, announced today that they have joined Horwath HTL, the world’s oldest and largest consulting network with over 50 offices in 39 countries. Panther Hospitality, based in Atlanta Georgia, is well known as an independent advisory firm in [...]

12th June 2013

Benelux Hotel Market Stabilising

The hotel industry in the Benelux is showing stable figures, even as the economy continues to struggle. The new HOSTA 2013 report from Horwath HTL shows that the occupancies have remained stable in 2012, although the average room rates decreased slightly.

The Netherlands

In The Netherlands hotel market, the average occupancy decreased slightly, from 67.2% [...]

12th June 2013

Revenue Management Discipline In Focus at the NYU Conference

Atlanta, June 10th, 2013

Good Revenue Management discipline and principles will play a key part of the hotel recovery in the United States in 2013 and 2014 according to Paul Breslin, Principal of Horwath HTL, USA at the 2103 NYU Hotel Investment Conference in New York last week. Horwath HTL, The world’s [...]

30th May 2013

75 Speakers Announced for HotelsWorld and Hotel Franchise World

Sydney, May 30th 2013

Insight. Ideas. Networking. In pursuit of those event goals, leading hotel, resort and serviced apartment owners, investors, operators, developers, lenders, advisers and other stakeholders will meet in Sydney from 23rd to 25th July 2013 for HotelsWorld Australia New Zealand and Hotel Franchise World – the main events on the regional [...]

22nd May 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment survey – China edition H1 2013

Horwath HTL China has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, Click Here to Download a copy:

22nd May 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey – South East Europe edition H1 2013

Horwath HTL has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, Click Here to Download a copy:

15th May 2013

Horwath HTL Join Tourism Infrastructure Panel at Prestigious Astana Economic Forum

Horwath HTL Join Tourism Infrastructure Panel at Prestigious Astana Economic Forum

Zagreb, May 15th, 2013

Horwath HTL, The world’s oldest and largest hospitality consulting network has announced that Miroslav Dragicevic, Senior Partner at Horwath HTL, Croatia will be appearing on a panel at the prestigious Astana Economic Forum in Kazakhstan.

The annual [...]

15th May 2013

Horwath HTL Sponsors the NYU Conference in New York

Horwath HTL Sponsors the NYU Conference in New York

New York, May 15th, 2013

Horwath HTL, The world’s oldest and largest hospitality consulting network has announced that they will be sponsoring the prestigious NYU Hotel Investment Conference in New York in May. Horwath HTL, which has recently seen significant growth in the United States with [...]

05th May 2013

Africa Special Market Report, Issue 3 Conakry Guinea

New Hotel Insights from latest Africa Market Report

Horwath HTL Consultants have released their latest Africa Market Report for 2013.

The Africa Market Report focuses on Guinea, with a past marked by almost half a century of dictatorship, has found it difficult to return to democracy since it became independent in 1958. The first democratic, [...]

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Year Book 2013 – The Americas

Horwath HTL wrote over 35 situation reports for the 2013 edition of the Hotel Year Book

Regional outlook : The Americas

On the upswing ?

our regional outlook Continues with a look at key markets in the western hemisphere. Horwath HTL has provided an in-depth look at the prospects for 2013 in the USA, Brazil [...]

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Year Book 2013 – Asia Pacific

Horwath HTL wrote over 35 situation reports for the 2013 edition of the Hotel Year Book

Regional outlook : Asia

Promising !

That’s The general prognosis for Asian hotel markets, judging from The Ten Country reports we received from our friends around the region.

Click here to download a copy of the report:

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Year Book 2013 – Europe

Horwath HTL wrote over 35 situation reports for the 2013 edition of the Hotel Year Book

Regional outlook : europe

Thirteen tales of hope

According to Horwath HTL, 2013 will be a year when most european hotel markets finally emerge from the doldrums they have been in for the past 4 years. that’s not to [...]

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Year Book 2013 – Africa

Horwath HTL wrote over 35 situation reports for the 2013 edition of the Hotel Year Book

Horwath HTL Situation Report: Africa

International tourist arrivals in South Africa are estimated to have increased by approximately 10.5 % in the first seven months of the year (Overseas : +16.4 % ; Africa : +8.5 %). Domestic tourism [...]

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Yearbook 2012 – USA Version

Here is a copy of just the USA version of the Hotel Yearbook 2012, which takes Horwath HTL USA’s forecast of the coming year.

Click here to download a copy of the report:

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Yearbook 2012

For the 2012 edition of the Hotel Yearbook, Horwath HTL expanded their coverage significantly, covering 30 markets world wide. The Hotel Yearbook aims to give those working in the industry an idea of what is coming that year, what the significant trends will be, what the top executives in the industry expect will happen, and [...]

30th April 2013

Horwath HTL Hotel Yearbook 2011

Horwath HTL have teamed up with the very well respected Hotel Yearbook to write a series of market reports. These reports examine how 2011 will play out for the key hotel markets in Europe. To get an idea of the current situation and varying pace of recovery across the continent, The Hotel Yearbook asked Horwath [...]

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27th April 2013

Africa Special Market Report: Issue 2, Accra/Ghana

The first sub-Saharan country to gain independence in 1957, Ghana is often seen as a model for political reform in Africa. It has the second largest West African economy after Nigeria, and the country is involved in a long-term process to consolidate good governance and create an efficient regulatory environment.

Click here to download [...]

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27th April 2013

Special Africa Market Report: Issue 1, Lome/Togo

How can we understand what is going on in Lome hotel industry? Classic drivers, demand, offering and investment

Click here to download this report…

26th April 2013

Special Market Reports Issue 11, Austria

Horwath HTL Special Market Reports, Issue 11: Austria

The Horwath HTL Special Market Report: Austria, briefly introduces the current economic situation in Austria with particular focus upon tourism. A general overview outlines the country’s current performance and is followed by detailed supporting facts and figures. Tourism developments are presented in more detail to emphasize the [...]

26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 10, Switzerland

When looking at the Swiss economy one must also look at Switzerland’s political system. Switzerland is divided into 26 cantons. There are German-speaking and French-speaking cantons, one Italian-speaking canton and cantons in which both German and French are spoken. In one canton (Graubünden) German, Italian and Rhaeto-Romanic are spoken. Each canton has its own constitution, its government, [...]

26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 9, France

Horwath HTL France has released a special market report on France

On January 1st 2012, the overall French hotel supply accounted for 17000 graded hotels or a total of 614 700 rooms. For 2013, based on our estimates, the French market should shows a slight increase in room supply, showing a positive dynamic. This trend is [...]

26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 8, USA

All in all the hospitality industry in the United States is performing remarkably well given that during the recent “great recession” it experienced some of its worst years since World War II. There are more than 4.9 million hotel rooms available in the U.S., according to STR. There is no question that guest room supply is abundant [...]

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26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 7, London

Issue 7 in the Horwath HTL special market report series looks at the London hotel market, specifically the sub markets that are becoming more and more significant.

London’s hotel market has evolved considerably over recent years with the sector expanding into new areas such as the City/Shoreditch, the Docklands, Greenwich, South Bank and other areas [...]

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26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 6, Togo

This special market report has been compiled and written by the French office. It is the first in a series of Africa and concentrates on the market of Togo. Click here to download the report..

Netherlands
26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 5, Netherlands

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Netherlands Hotel Market. Click here to download a copy of the report..

Croatia
26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 4, Croatia

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Croatian Hotel and Investment Market. Click here to download a copy of the report..

Brazil
26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 3, Brazil

“The current and forecasted data projections about Brazil’s economic performance tends to encourage all sorts of investment projects, including the reckless ones, but after looking at what the Brazil market has to offer who wouldn’t be optimistic.

All the signs are positive, not only for tourism but also as an investment destination.

“The country has [...]

Ireland
26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 2, Ireland

“Despite the Global economic crisis, Ireland remains an attractive location for business and investment.

This is due to its low corporation tax rate and administrative barriers. According to the 2011 World Bank and International Finance Corporation report, Ireland ranks 9th out of 183 economies in terms of ease of doing business and 5th in terms of [...]

China
26th April 2013

Special Market Report: Issue 1, China

This special report from Horwath HTL looks at the Chinese Hotel Market and looks at the way business is done and the advantages and disadvantages to Investors not from the region and what they can expect.

“If you are a real estate developer looking to enter the China hotel market, when packing your bags be [...]

23rd April 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2013

Horwath HTL has released the latest edition of their biannual survey, the Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey, Click Here to Download a copy:

23rd April 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2012

The Horwath HTL Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. Hoteliers have also been asked to make comments on their expectations for the coming year [...]

23rd April 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H1 2012

The Horwath HTL Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. Hoteliers have also been asked to make comments on their expectations for the coming year [...]

23rd April 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey: H2 2011

The Horwath HTL Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. Hoteliers have also been asked to make comments on their expectations for the coming year [...]

23rd April 2013

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey: H1 2011

The Horwath HTL Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. Hoteliers have also been asked to make comments on their expectations for the coming year [...]

04th April 2013

China Sentiment Remains Flat, But Optimism Begins to Grow in the USA

The latest survey compiled by Horwath Hotel, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest hospitality consulting firm, has shown that most hotel operators around the world expect 2013 hotel performance to be in line with last year and for growth to be flat. Considering the last sentiment survey showed a majority of slightly negative responses, [...]

04th March 2013

Horwath HTL Russia and Horwath HTL Hungary Negotiate a New Build First Four Points By Sheraton in Russia

Moscow, March 1st, 2013

Horwath HTL Russia and Horwath HTL Hungary, part of Horwath HTL the worlds oldest and largest Hospitality Consulting Network, has successfully completed management contract negotiations for a brand new Four Points By Sheraton Hotel to open in Russia in 2016. The hotel, scheduled to open in 2016, Four Points by Sheraton [...]

24th February 2013

The Seven Big Challenges Facing the Chinese Hotel Industry

Beijing, Feb 4th, 2013

Horwath HTL China, part of the worlds oldest and largest hospitality consulting network, have written an insightful article for the 2013 Hotel Yearbook on the seven big challenges facing the Chinese Hotel Market. The article, written by Nigel Summers Director of North Asia at Horwath HTL is published in the prestigious [...]

15th February 2013

Chat Shanghai, Asset Management and Operations Conference, 11-12th September 2013

Horwath HTL host this conference

Horwath HTL is proud to announce the launching of CHAT Beijing and CHAT Shanghai, tailored for China’s hotel and tourism industry! CHAT, the abbreviation for China Hotels And Tourism, encourages industry people to gather, create dialogue and network through the platform, as well as exchange and share experience and knowledge.

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05th February 2013

Horwath HTL Launches CHAT Hotel Conferences

Beijing, January 30th, 2013

Horwath HTL, The worlds oldest and largest hospitality consulting network have rebranded their China conferences. The conferences, which are held in Beijing in March and Shanghai in September used to be called the China Hotel and Development Conferences, has been upgraded and re-launched as CHAT, which stands for China Hotel and [...]

30th January 2013

Horwath HTL Write 30 Global Market Reports For 2013 Hotel Yearbook

London, January 2013

Horwath Hotels, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world’s oldest and largest hospitality consulting network, have contributed 30 key market reports to the latest edition of the Hotel Yearbook (http://www.hotel-yearbook.com/index.php), one of the Hotel industries most respected annual publications.

The Yearbook provides in-depth, cutting edge opinion and commentary about the industry for the [...]

17th October 2012

Japan Hotel Performance Recovers to Pre-Crisis Levels

Hong Kong, 11th October 2012

Japanese hotel performance has recovered to pre crisis levels, with occupancy and average rates showing positive signs of growth. This was the key message today at the 23rd Annual Hotel Investment Conference being held in Hong Kong at a panel session under the headline ‘Japan, down but not out’. The [...]

12th October 2012

China Hotel Market Shows the Strain, but Future Continues to be Bright

Hong Kong, October 12th 2012

The Chinese hotel market has been showing the strain, especially in the Luxury and five star markets, but burgeoning demand and the incredible demographic advantages in a country the size of China will help ease operating conditions and improve performance. This was one of the conclusions from a panel of [...]

12th October 2012

Boom In Real Estate and Hotel Projects Underlines Investors Confidence in Accra

Horwath HTL France Releases Accra, Ghana Special Market Report

Paris, October 10th 2012

The dynamic business climate in Accra, driven by Ghana’s political stability and high oil prices has led to a boom in real estate and hotels projects. The hotels, increasingly operated by national and international brands, underline current investor’s confidence in Ghana.

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10th October 2012

Poland Hotel Guidebook 2012 Launched

Warsaw, 8th October 2012

 

Two of the leading consulting companies in Poland, Horwath HTL and TPA Horwath, launched their annual guide for investors in the Polish Hotel market today. The guide, now in its third edition, is aimed at investors, owners, hotel companies and anyone with an interest in the world of hospitality [...]

08th October 2012

Hotel Guidebook Poland 2012

As it’s well known, the hospitality industry is a specific sector and the projects of this type require specialized knowledge in many areas, from the planning stages through to its realization and operations of the hotel and possible exit from the investment. Hospitality projects are not easy-going and it is often impossible to achieve success in [...]

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01st October 2012

Strong Growth Predicted for Hotel Chains in the Polish Market over the next 2-3 Years

Warsaw, October 1st 2012

Strong Growth is predicted for Hotel Chains in the Polish Market over the next 2-3 Years. This was the conclusion of hotel expert Janusz Mitulski, Partner at Horwath HTL Poland, during a panel discussion at the Property Forum 2012, the biggest conference in the commercial real estate market in Poland. The [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
01st October 2012

Polish Hospitality Market is changing and growing, not just because of UEFA EURO 2012® impact

Warsaw, October 1st 2012

The Polish hospitality market is changing, according to the participants of the inaugural panel at the Property forum 2012, the biggest conference on the commercial real estate market in Poland. The panel, hosted by Janusz Mitulski, Partner at Horwath HTL Poland, found that although affected by the economic crisis, the best [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
01st October 2012

Undersupply and Improving Economic Indicators Drive Hotel Investment in Lome

Horwath HTL France Releases Lome, Togo Special Market Report

Nairobi, September 2012

Classic drivers for growth are pushing hotel development in Lome, Togo with improving market conditions and an undersupply on international standard, branded hotel bedrooms creating good conditions for hotel development and investment. This is the key finding of the brand new special [...]

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29th September 2012

Horwath HTL France Launch a Series of In Depth West Africa Market Reports

Paris, September 25th 2012

Horwath HTL France, part of Horwath Hotels, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world oldest and largest hospitality consulting network, announced today that they will be releasing a series of in depth market studies looking at key West African Markets.

The reports will look specifically at the wider economy, current political climate, [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
29th September 2012

Budget and Mid Market Hotels Show Most Potential for Growth In Africa

Nairobi, September 27th 2012

Budget and Mid Market Hotels represent a huge opportunity for growth in Africa as hotel brands look to expand, as almost all of the internationally flagged hotels in Africa are of a luxury standard. This was the key finding at the African Hotel Investment Conference being held today in Nairobi, Kenya [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
29th September 2012

Hotel Brands and Investors See Huge Opportunities in West Africa

Nairobi, September 27th 2012

Hotel development and investment potential is beginning to be realized in many key markets in West Africa as issues of stability, financial transparency and demand begin to be addressed. This was the key finding at the African Hotel Investment Conference being held today in Nairobi, Kenya on a panel being hosted [...]

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29th September 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 1, Lome/Togo

How can we understand what is going on in Lome hotel industry? Classic drivers, demand, offering and investment

Click here to download this report…

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL Third Edition 2011 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Third Edition (2011) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English…and… here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL Second Edition 2011 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Second Edition (2011) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English…and… here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL First Edition 2011 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the First Edition (2011) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English…and… here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL Fourth Edition 2010 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Fourth Edition (2010) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English…and… here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL Third Edition 2010 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Third Edition (2010) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English…and… here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL Second Edition 2010 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Second Edition (2010) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in Englishand here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Howath HTL First Edition 2010 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the First Edition (2010) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in Englishand here to download in Chinese

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06th September 2012

Towards the Business Case for Sustainable Hotels in Asia 2010

This landmark report, undertaken cooperatively by HICAP, WWF and Horwath HTL, capitalizes on three years of submissions for the HICAP Sustainable Hotel Awards, which recognize the range of sustainability best practices emerging in the hotel sector in Asia and highlight the link between such practices and business/financial performance.  The case studies included in the report [...]

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06th September 2012

Market Reports

Horwath HTL has undertaken research in numerous hotel markets around the world on a regular and ad-hoc basis.

Click here to contact your nearest HTL office for more information.

HORWATH CHEVRON
06th September 2012

New Zealand’s hotel demand & supply outlook generally stable but risky

Auckland May 31st 2012

Limited growth in New Zealand’s key hotel demand segments over the last 8-10 years at the same time as a significant expansion in room supply which was mainly driven by property developers have been some of the key issues affecting this market according to leading hotel consultant Stephen Hamilton. Mr Hamilton, [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
06th September 2012

French Hotel Industry Reflects the Challenges of Wider European Industry

Bucharest, April 30th 2012

Increasing costs and changing consumer behaviour are two of the key drivers in the modern French hotel industry according to leading hotel consultant Philippe Doizelet, and represent the greatest challenge in mature markets. Mr Doizelet, Managing Partner of Horwath HTL France, the worlds oldest and largest hotel consulting network [...]

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06th September 2012

Hotel Industry Survey of Operations

Hotel Industry Survey of Operations

Chlick here to download a copy of the Hotel Industry Survey of Operations 2011

Drawing on our diverse experience and research capabilities, Horwath HTL publishes a variety of studies that assist in analyzing today’s dynamic hotel and tourism markets. Published on an annual basis, these studies survey the overall financial [...]

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05th September 2012

Horwath HTL Fourth Edition 2011 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Fourth Edition issue (2011) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English and Click here to download in Chinese

HORWATH CHEVRON
05th September 2012

Horwath HTL Contributes Global Market Reports for 2012 Edition of the Hotel Yearbook

Horwath HTL Sponsor The 2012 Hotel Yearbook

London, February 7th, 2012

Horwath Hotels, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world oldest and largest hospitality consulting network, have sponsored the 2012 edition of the Hotel Yearbook.

The latest edition, which has just been published, contains articles from many of the leading names in the hotel industry [...]

HORWATH CHEVRON
05th September 2012

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey

Global Hotel Sentiment Falls As Continued Economic Issues Continue to Bite

Horwath HTL Releases Latest Version of Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey

Singapore, August 6th 2012

The latest survey compiled by Horwath Hotel, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world’s largest hospitality consulting firm, shows that the improved optimism at the start of [...]

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31st August 2012

Horwath HTL Benelux Hotel Market Sentiment Survey- August 2012

Horwath HTL is proud to release the Benelux Hotel Market Sentiment Survey August 2012. Click here to download the full report…

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31st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 3, Brazil

The current and forecasted data projections about Brazil’s economic performance tends to encourage all sorts of investment projects, including the reckless ones, but after looking at what the Brazil market has to offer who wouldn’t be optimistic.

Click here to dowload the full report…

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31st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 4, Italy

As Italy’s capital and home to the headquarters of the Vatican state, Rome is considered one of the most important tourism destinations worldwide, and with 5.5 million international arrivals in 2010, it ranked third in the list of the worlds most visited cities (source: Euromonitor).

Click here to download the full report…

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30th August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 2, Ireland

Despite the Global economic crisis, Ireland remains an attractive location for business and investment. This is due to its low corporation tax rate and administrative barriers. According to the 2011 World Bank and International Finance Corporation report, Ireland ranks 9th out of 183 economies in terms of ease of doing business and 5th in terms [...]

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30th August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 1, China

If you are a real estate developer looking to enter the China hotel market, when packing your bags be sure to leave behind the traditional tools used in assessing a development’s potential. You may also want to leave behind those principals of the real estate market you have learned over time. China doesn’t work the [...]

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29th August 2012

Horwath HTL Hotel Yearbook 2012

Welcome to the Hotel Yearbook 2012, the sixth edition of our annual look at trends and scenarios expected for the year to come in the global hotel industry. As we do every year, we have tapped into a rich vein of experience and know-how, bringing together more than 60 top executives, senior analysts and respected [...]

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29th August 2012

Horwath HTL First Edition 2012 China Newsletter

Horwath HTL is proud to release the First Edition issue (2012) China  Newsletter. The newsletter is available in both English and Chinese. Click here to download in English… and Click here to download in Chinese…

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29th August 2012

South Africa Hotel Performance Confidence Indicator Survey- Volume 03, 2012

Horwath HTL South Africa is pleased to share with you Volume 03 2012 of the Hotel Performance Confidence Indicator Survey. To download the full report, please click here.

27th August 2012

Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey H2 2012

The Horwath HTL Global Hotel Market Sentiment Survey has been designed to provide the hotel industry with a quick assessment of the future market outlook. The four-question survey focuses on the outlook for occupancy, average room rate and total revenue. In this mid-year survey, hoteliers were also asked to share their expectations in respect of [...]

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09th August 2012

Horwath HTL Director Elected as Chairperson of the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa

South Africa, August 2012

Michele De Witt, Director of the South African office of Horwath HTL, has been elected as Chairperson of the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa – responsible for the Western and Northern Cape provinces in South Africa.

The Association was established in 1949 and is recognised by decision and policy [...]

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01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 6, Togo

This special market report has been compiled and written by the French office. It is the first in a series of Africa and concentrates on the market of Togo. Click here to download the report..

Netherlands
01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 5, Netherlands

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Netherlands Hotel Market. Click here to download a copy of the report..

Croatia
01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 4, Croatia

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Croatian Hotel and Investment Market. Click here to download a copy of the report..

Brazil
01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 3, Brazil

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Brazilian Hotel and Investment Market. Click here to download a copy of the report..

Ireland
01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 2, Ireland

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Irish Hotel Market, looking at the operating and investment climates post crisis and examining what the future may hold. Click here to download a copy of the report..

China
01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 1, China

This special report from Horwath HTL  looks at the Chinese Hotel Market and looks at the way business is done and the advantages and disadvantages to Investors not from the region and what they can expect. Horwath HTL Market Report 1 China

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01st August 2012

Special Market Report: Issue 7, London

Issue 7 in the Horwath HTL special market report series looks at the London hotel market, specifically the sub markets that are becoming more and more significant.

London’s hotel market has evolved considerably over recent years with the sector expanding into new areas such as the City/Shoreditch, the Docklands, Greenwich, South Bank and other areas [...]

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01st July 2012

The Hotel Yearbook 2011 – 20 exclusive situation reports from Horwath HTL

The post-crisis outlook in key markets - 20 exclusive situation reports from Horwath HTL
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01st July 2012

8th Annual China Hotel Development and Financing Conference Opens in Beijing

The conference, which is widely regarded as the leading hotel investment conference in China, is being held over 2 days at the Crowne Plaza Sun Palace Beijing Hotel and is being organised by Horwath HTL, the world's oldest and largest hotel consulting network, the China Tourist Hotels Association and STR Global.
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01st July 2012

Horwath HTL Sponsor the 12th German Arab Tourism Forum

Horwath Hotels, Tourism and Leisure (HTL), the world oldest and largest hospitality consulting network, have this year become Premium Sponsors of the 12th German Arab Tourism Forum.
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25th June 2012

HIFI 2013 to honour Chandru L Raheja, Radhe Shyam Saraf with Hall of Fame Award

HospitalityBizIndia- Thursday, October 25, 2012

Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI), which will be organised by Burba Hotel Network (BHN) and Horwath HTL, will present the HIFI Hall of Fame Award to Chandru L Raheja, Chairman, K Raheja Corp; and Radhe Shyam Saraf, Chairman, Saraf Group.  Click here to read more…