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Feb042016

W Amsterdam Fine Dam Views

Last February on a visit to Amsterdam, I was intrigued by the W Amsterdam sign atop the building I always knew as Dam Square Albert Heijn supermarket. I had frequented the Albert Heijn portion of the building for 15 years when staying in Amsterdam. W Amsterdam opened its Phase 1 hotel development in October 2015,…

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Dec112015

SPG Keyless AmEx 2,500 points Nov 20 to Feb 29

SPG Keyless has a 2,500 bonus points one time American Express card offer for registration, app dpwnload and use of SPG Keyless at a participating Starwood Hotel. Register your SPG account at spg.com/amexkeyless and stay between November 20 and February 29 using SPG Keyless. SPG Keyless Registration and Earning Members must register for this offer…

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Mar162015

Westin Heavenly Bed 25% off March Sale

Westin Hotels has some kind of hotel marketing sensation with their Heavenly Bed. The bed is comfortable, but the real secret to the luxurious feel are all the sheets, pillows, blankets and mattress pad that cover the bed. I find the Westin Heavenly Bed dreamy. The Westin Store is currently offering the Westin Heavenly Bed…

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Jan092015

74 new Starwood Hotels in 2014 and growth in 2015

Starwood Hotels highlights growth in 2014 and anticipated growth for 2015 in a press release this week. There are some interesting data points. Starwood Hotels opened 74 hotels in 26 countries in 2014. Starwood Hotels signed 175 new management and franchise agreements in 2014. This is the most new deals since 2007. 2014 Milestones Starwood…

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Dec112013

SPG Hot Escapes hotel list, book by Sat Dec 14

Another Wednesday and another list of SPG Hot Escapes limited time offer discount rates. Discount rates are available for some dates over next six weeks, however, the rates shown in list below may only be available for as few as one or two dates. SPG Hot Escapes are prepaid and nonrefundable. No cancellations and no…

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May022013

W Hotels turn 15

HotelNewsNow has an article this week, “W put ‘lifestyle’ on map 15 years ago,” sharing some insight into how W Hotels impacted the development of lifestyle hotels. Interestingly the comments on this article point to Kimpton Hotels as launching this trend a decade earlier, but without the marketing power of SPG to push the concept…

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Mar022012

W Paris-Opera Hotel now open

The long anticipated W Paris-Opera is finally open.  There is a 75 second video on the hotel’s website visualizing “New York Energy Meets the Lights of Paris”. W Paris-Opera is a small hotel at 91 rooms including 20 suites and 2 Extreme WOW Suites. Here is a description of the hotel building from a BusinessWire…

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