Local market growth; a return to the lost skills of filling a hotel

filling a hotel

Thomas Magnuson, CEO, Magnuson Hotels, calls for a return to the lost skills of filling a hotel.   We have been trained in recent years to fear the word ‘artisan’. Hoisted over your favourite coffee house, bakery or even rug shop, it usually means that you’re about to pay significantly more than you would normally […]

Until the PIPs squeak

Thomas Magnuson, CEO, Magnuson Hotels, looks at how brand standardisation is unsustainable and, increasingly, outmoded.   We can trace brand standards and the standardisation of hotel rooms back to the 1950s upon the introduction of the interstate freeway system across the US. It was post World War Two and President Dwight Eisenhower decided to completely […]

Florida’s Belleair Beach Resort Motel joins the Magnuson Independent Collection

Belleair Beach Resort

8 August 2019 Magnuson Hotels, the world’s largest low-cost hotel group, are proud to announce the addition of Belleair Beach Resort Motel to the new Independent Magnuson Collection. The Belleair Beach Resort Motel is located on the stunning Belleair Beach, with a breath-taking view of the Gulf of Mexico. The motel is a convenient, short […]

Magnuson Reports 24.7% Revenue Increase For Member Hotels

Revenue management

Magnuson Hotels, the world’s largest low-cost hotel group, today announced a 24.7% increase in RevPAR (revenue per available room) YTD for its member hotels, over same time 2018. The increase is more than 10 times the current USA RevPAR growth of 2%. The company also reported an 8.7% increase in produced reservations for July with […]

Magnuson Hotels’ Independents Report 20.7% Revenue Increase

London UK/Spokane WA January 24, 2017 Magnuson Hotels, the world’s largest independent hotel group, today announced a 20.07% revenue increase in 2016 over 2015, from the group’s top 10% tier independent hotels. The group also reports a 22.5% increase in ADR (Average Daily Rate) for reservations generated in 2016, versus 2015 for the same portfolio. […]

Magnuson Hotels’ Branded Hotels Report 25% Revenue Increase

London UK/Spokane WA February 1, 2017 Magnuson Hotels, America’s fastest growing hotel brand, today announced a 25.06% revenue increase in 2016 over 2015, across the group’s brand portfolio of Magnuson Grand, Magnuson Hotel and M Star Hotel. The group also reports a 17.42% increase in ADR (Average Daily Rate) for reservations generated in 2016, versus […]

Magnuson Hotels Reveals New Brand Identity

The rapidly growing hotel chain, Magnuson Hotels, has today unveiled a fresh new look as it sets to expand consumer awareness of its three brands; Magnuson Grand, Magnuson Hotels and M Star Hotels. The re-brand is the first in the hotel group’s 12-year history and will help to position Magnuson Hotels as the industry leader […]