Wimintra J. Raj
Wimintra is the founder and Editor in Chief of Hotelintel.co - A Political Science graduate, who fell in love with hotels. When she isn't writing, she is speaking at industry events.
Hotelier of the Month: Rocco Bova
It is not every day that Hotelintel.co ventures outside Asia Pacific, but an exception must be made for an exceptional General Manager. Rocco Bova is currently the man in charge of Chablé
Bushfire Impact on NSW Hotel Performance
Preliminary hotel performance data for December 2019 shows Sydney Drive Regional, a submarket within a two-hour-drive radius of Greater Sydney, has been greatly affected by continued bushfires in Australia, according to STR.     The
Chef of the Month : Kirk Westaway
Chef of the Month
We discover with this month's Hotelintel.co chef of the month that British is definitely not bland. Chef Kirk Westaway hails from South West Britain and has acquired his culinary 'chops' training under
Unique Hotels Worth Traveling For
Every hotel is unique – but you’ve heard all that before, and to truly find something unique and worth traveling for – well that doesn’t come around so often. Hotels want to create
Food & Beverage Trends 2020 : On or Off the Bandwagon ?
Food and Beverage
Profitable food and beverage outlets need help to make the bottom line. There are many creative food and beverage consultancy firms out there with lots of ideas to help a business grow but
Aman Launches its Fourth Resort in Japan with 'Aman Niseko'
Aman announce its fourth resort in Japan with the launch of Aman Niseko. Scheduled to open in 2023. Situated on the high slopes of Mt. Moiwa on an untouched nature reserve amidst the
The Conversation : The Future of Hotel Management Companies
The conversation
If you are a hotel owner looking for a hotel management company, the amount of potential hotel management companies you could choose from are enormous, ranging from big international brands to one-man-shows. If
The Greatest Asset is Not Your Room
While coffee machines, Dyson hair-dryers, Egyptian linen with obscenely high thread-counts, and all the creature comforts provided by hotels these days are great, some of the other tech that 'features' in properties can
5 Ways to Make the Most of Your TripAdvisor Listing
The holiday season is upon us, so that means it's time for you to step up your TripAdvisor game. Here's our 5 ways to help you make the most of your TripAdvisor listings,
Hotelier of the Month : Douglas Glen
Douglas Glen has been in the hospitality business for over 30 years, holding senior leadership positions during his extensive career predominantly across the global luxury sector. Douglas has successfully managed high-profile, five-star international
Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok Pre-Opening Teaser at Wonderfruit
The opening of Kimpton's flagship property in Bangkok is one of the most anticipated new brand openings in Asia. This new kid in town is looking to make a mark here, and as
Up Close: Karan Vaidya
Up Close and Personal
Karan Vaidya is developing his wellness resort in his hometown in Nepal. During a search for management company Karan and I met and we talked a lot about hotel management companies, branding, wellness,
Hotelier of the Month: Michael Thomas
Hotelier of the Month
Michael Thomas  has extensive experience in premium 5-Star Hospitality, having worked with some of the world's top brands in postings all around the world. One notable property that he ran was the spectacular
Co-Working Space with On-Site Hotel Invading the Hotel Space
We are now all familiar with co-working spaces, but the people at Kafnu Alexandria have taken that common theme and played a variation on it that could change the game when it comes