Steins Hatchee, Hotels, Cheap hotels hit by new rules

The Irish Hotel Association has issued new rules aimed at protecting low-cost accommodation against the rising threat of a hotel price war.In a statement, the association said the new regulations will reduce the number of hotel operators with the lowest hotel prices from 11 to six, and it said hotels could only offer discounted rates […]

‘Cheapest hotel deals are almost completely free’: Cork hotel operators

CORK, Ireland—Ireland’s tourism agency, Tourism Ireland, is set to launch an initiative to “cleanse” its tourism industry by offering hotels in low-income countries free-of-charge, with the aim of boosting tourism revenue and attracting foreign investors.The initiative, dubbed “Cleanse,” will target hotels in the poorest countries with the goal of eliminating “the dirty” hotels that are […]