The Swarovski Crystal Hotel Looks Better Than a Crystal Swan
There's tons of hotel news flying around this week and we don't have time to give each and every story the love and attention it may deserve, so you will have to settle for some news briefs.
· Check-in at Hotel Check-In: Looks like the old Hotel Hotsheet at USA Today is gone. In its place is now the Hotel Check-In blog run by longtime business travel reporter Barbara De Lollis. [USA Today]
· More Manhattan Deals: The Manhattan Users Guide has helpfully mapped out NYC hotels that are going for less than $200. [MUG]
· Choice Hotels Now All Up in Your iPhone: Choice Hotels has launched the first global iPhone booking app allowing you to make reservations at all Choice properties right from your iPhone. Is there nothing this gadget can't do? Oh yeah, that's right. Video. Download the Choice Hotels app from the iTunes app store. [Choice Hotels]
· First look at the Swarovski Hotel: The $100 million hotel using Swarovski crystals is surprisingly not as fug as we thought it would be. It sure beats some of the jewelry we've seen. [Sparkling Hill]