Category Archives: Hotels

Review Skeptic can spot fake hotel reviews

Fake reviews are everywhere online. If you want to check whether a particular hotel’s reviews are real before you book it, the Review Skeptic tool can help. Review Skeptic is based on research conducted by Computer Science graduate students Myle Ott and Yejin Choi, Professor

Hilton wants you to pay $50 for what?

Ancillary airline fees are bad enough, but now hotels are getting into the act, too. Hilton is midway through a two-month trial run at around two dozen of its hotels testing out what is virtually guaranteed to be the most-hated move a hotel chain could

Iran to construct 125 luxury hotels

Iran’s top tourism official says the country is constructing 125 new four- and five-star hotels, stressing that the figure is a record in the Iranian hospitality industry. Masoud Soltanifar, the head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, has been quoted by the media