Hilton piloting more restrictive rates at select properties

Hilton piloting more restrictive rates at select properties Hilton once more is experimenting with rate types that make canceling hotel rooms more difficult. Newer rate tiers like Semi-Flex and Prepay Restricted have started to appear online for select properties on Hilton’s brand.com websites. Source: Hotel Marketing Hilton piloting more restrictive rates at select properties

Google launches personalized travel planner, Google Trips

Google launches personalized travel planner, Google Trips Called Google Trips, the iOS and Android app pulls in a combination of data from Google Maps and crowdsourced contributions from other travelers, in order to offer a personalized travel guide that helps you keep track of your day trips, reservations, points of interest, tourist attractions, restaurants and more. Source: Hotel Marketing Google launches personalized travel planner, Google Trips

Business travelers booking with travel agents aren’t using the sharing economy

Business travelers booking with travel agents aren’t using the sharing economy With increased options for business travelers in both accommodations and ground transportation, Travel Leaders Group’s latest survey provided insights into how many corporate clients take advantage of these shared services. Source: Hotel Marketing Business travelers booking with travel agents aren’t using the sharing economy