Category Archives: California hotel

The Figueroa hotel in California is a historic retreat for women traveling alone in Los Angeles

As a woman who has traveled a lot, and very luckily alone – long after getting married and having children – I’m used to people finding it strange that I go alone as often as I do. Even now, almost 15 years in a career in which traveling is my literal job, I’m often asked […]

This Southern California hotel hosts a “Bridgerton” masked ball for Halloween

As Bridgerton Lady Whistledown would say, “Social season is upon us.” And, this fall, to celebrate the Bridgerton The Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa in California is having a Halloween party fit for the Royal Family on its beautifully landscaped grounds. Starting at 5:00 p.m. on October 31 (Halloween is a Sunday this year), […]

California hotel buying spree hits record highs – Orange County Register

“Bubble Watch” explores trends that may indicate upcoming economic and / or real estate issues. Buzz: It’s not just houses that are being swallowed up at a breakneck pace. An astonishing thirst for California hotels has helped break many sales records in the first six months of 2021 – a bet by investors that the […]

California Hotel cancels Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz’s event

A hotel in California canceled an event after realizing it would be hosted by Reps Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene. The “America First” event is one of a series of events organized by Greee and Gaetz. “We just want to avoid that,” the hotel manager told the Orange County Register. Loading Something is loading. […]

California hotel kicked off ‘America First’ event when it discovered Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene were guest speakers

Anna Moneymaker / Getty Images, Alex Wong / Getty Images A hotel in Laguna Hills, Calif., Canceled a July 17 event after realizing it was hosted by GOP representatives Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene, the Orange County Register reported. Staff at the Pacific Hills Banquet & Event Center on Moulton Parkway thought they were […]

Iconic California hotel and attraction Queen Mary at risk of capsizing

May 24, 2021Update: May 25, 2021 at 9:55 a.m. The Queen Mary in 1989, under the ownership of Disney. George Rose / Getty Images One of Southern California’s most recognizable landmarks, the historic Queen Mary, an art deco luxury ship that has lived a second life as a hotel in Long Beach, is in danger […]

California hotel workers sacked due to COVID-19 get rehire rights

As coronavirus cases decline and economic activity begins to return to normal, the hospitality industry may soon begin to replace workers made redundant due to the pandemic. Some cities in California, and now the state as a whole, have adopted requirements on how hotels and other businesses can fill vacancies; my partner, Travis Gemoets, has […]

Project Homekey accounts for the bulk of hotel sales in California

IRVINE, Calif .– Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Homekey Project accounted for $ 890 million in hotel sales in California last year, reviving what would have been a paltry year in terms of hotel deals in the state. As hotel sales across the country fell due to the coronavirus pandemic, California was the only state to record […]

California hotel projects canceled

Justin Myers, Vice President of Atlas Hospitality A report on hotel construction in California found that there will soon be no more hotel construction. “We predict that the vast majority of hotel projects in planning simply will not be built,” concludes Atlas Hospitality Group in its survey of hotel construction in California in the first […]

Two people are stabbed in a brawl at a California hotel near Disneyland that involved 100 people

Two people were hospitalized with cuts and two others were arrested after a massive brawl at a hotel near Disneyland on Wednesday that involved up to 100 teens and adults. Brooms, chair legs and bottles were used as makeshift weapons in the brawl at Cambria Hotel & Suites in Anaheim, which was reportedly started by […]