Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego/Del Mar Host San Diego County Fair Artists and Performers for the 8th Year
Del Mar, CA – The Hilton Garden Inn and the Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego/Del Mar are excited and proud to be the hosting hotel sponsors for the 2013 San Diego County Fair for the 8th year in the row.
As the preferred hotels for the Del Mar Fairgrounds, HGI and HWS join national sponsors such as Pepsi and Albertsons to support one of San Diego’s favorite annual traditions.
Since starting their partnership with the fair in 2005,… Continue reading
from the San Diego Daily Transcript (Thursday May 3, 2013)
Robert Rauch, a local hotel developer and consultant, said the hotel will need both business and leisure travelers to succeed, but should get both.
As for rates, Rauch said he doesn’t believe Hersha will average more than $200 per night right out of the box, but that the REIT should go above that figure as the economy improves in the next three years.
Rauch said the hotel’s overall prospects look… Continue reading
from the UT San Diego (May 27, 2012) :
Other hoteliers say they’re noticing just the opposite. But that doesn’t mean summer travel won’t still be robust, said hotel owner and operator Robert Rauch.
“I think we’ll have a great summer, and I’m not afraid of the fact that the booking pace is behind last year,” said Rauch, who owns two San Diego hotels and manages four more in Pacific Beach, La Jolla, Coronado and Little Italy. “So no gas… Continue reading
from The San Diego Business Journal (May 6, 2013):
Robert Rauch, president of hotel consulting firm R.A. Rauch & Associates in San Diego, noted that the local region has seen just a sprinkle of new hotel construction amid the overall tourism recovery. …Rauch said there are several projects in the pipeline in places like San Marcos and downtown San Diego, but they are unlikely to move forward anytime soon. …With an expanded convention center up and running, Rauch said lenders… Continue reading
from the San Diego Daily Transcript (April 25, 2013):
“Every hotel with a loan due that wasn’t properly modified during the downturn is subject to this situation,” said hotel consultant and developer Robert Rauch….Rauch said the $186 million note was based on an assumed value of about $250 million, which he said may be nearly twice the Park Hyatt’s current value.“This property was originally financed during the go-go years (of the mid-2000s),” Rauch said. “The debt is so much higher… Continue reading
“This is no longer the digital age. We’re in the middle of a digital tsunami,” said Bob Rauch, president of R.A. Rauch and Associates and host of last week’s 2nd Annual Digital Marketing Conference.
“There should be no doubt that digital marketing , such as a mobile-optimized site, your vanity site, social media and distribution channel management are paramount to your hotel’s success,” he said.
Held at the Hilton Garden Inn San Diego/Del Mar, the conference drew 50 hoteliers,… Continue reading