Hotels With History — Vol. 2

A hotel’s past lives, full of ups and downs and tales of reinvention that perhaps latently remind us of ourselves (works in progress), have a deep sense of humanity about them. It’s the idea that we can inhabit these past lives for a night that draws us in, that connects us.

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Class of 2016: Stash Partner Hotel Superlatives

We often laud our partner hotels for being independent, unique, one-of-a-kind and extraordinary snowflakes that fall from vibrant double rainbows onto pure silica-sand beaches from Maine to SoCal, Washington to Panama. And we mean it. We love our partner hotels. All of them. Equally. In fact, if we could award each of our partner hotels with participation […]

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5 Hotels That Take Spa Time as Seriously as You Should Take Mother’s Day

Remember that time mom stayed home when you had a scratchy throat and made you chicken noodle soup? That time she woke up at the crack of dawn to get you to your practice? Or remember the time she birthed you? Ok, fair enough, you probably don’t remember that one. But it did happen. And it wasn’t easy. Thank you, mom.

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Rooms With Views: 10 Balconies That Stand Alone

The act of standing above the world—on a balcony, on a mountain top, on an international space station—provides a simultaneous sense of freedom from and connectivity to everything in sight.

Here, 10 balconies from the Stash network.

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What’s missing from your hotel?

Answer: a great loyalty program. Gain a marketing channel with proven ROI, real benefits for your guests, a compelling reason to book direct, and more, without the limitations of a franchise agreement.

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Best Complimentary Hotel Breakfasts

Even the most basic continental breakfast — English muffins with butter and jam and black tea — is a small good thing. But on the spectrum of complimentary hotel breakfasts, not all are created equal.

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Study Shows Ghosts Prefer Independent Hotels to Chain Hotels

Purgatory — Echoing a current real-world phenomenon, a study completed last week by Purgatory’s Department of Supernatural Studies (DoSS) reveals that nine out of ten ghosts prefer independent hotels to chain hotels. The findings, which specter experts from the DoSS collected via on-premise observations and seance interviews at hundreds of independent and chain hotels from West Virginia […]

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