Hotels expert Dean Humphries says "While there are plenty of developers and investors wanting to build hotels in New Zealand it is incredibly difficult to make a development stack up."

Hotel room rates soar as scarcity of beds kicks in

Wed 21 Mar 2

International travellers are choosing scenic beauty over penny-pinching.

Goodman Property Trust chief executive John Dakin says because of such high demand for accommodation in Auckland, his company is doubling the size of its Quest hotel in Auckland’s Highbrook from 60 to 120 rooms

NZ’s tourism dilemma

Mon 16 Oct

Investing in Property: The accommodation sector is struggling to keep up with holidaymaker demand.

Gavin Faull's Swiss-Belhotel invests in a second Queenstown hotel property

Rich Lister adds the management of another Queenstown hotel to his empire

Mon 2 Oct

The retiring owners wanted to sell to an international hotel management group and a New Zealander.

Colliers International hotels director Dean Humphries says "This level of hotel development activity is unprecedented in the New Zealand context"

Hotel development boom the biggest in the country’s history

Wed 23 Aug

Significant interest in the development of hotels to cater for medium-term demand.

Despite Airbnb’s growth, Infometrics senior economist Benje Patterson says it’s still dwarfed by the size of traditional commercial accommodation guest nights

Airbnb ‘nibbles around the edges’ of hotel sector

Mon 7 Aug 3

There have been almost one million Airbnb guest nights across New Zealand in the year to March 2017.

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels chairman Wong Hong Ren

Millennium & Copthorne first-half profit bolstered by CDL property developer

Fri 4 Aug 1

Millennium expects to open its M Social Auckland hotel in October and has started testing its services and recruiting staff.


Subscribe to hotels