Hotel Group

Provenance Hotels

Provenance HotelsFounded in 1985 and headquartered in Portland, Ore., Provenance Hotels specializes in financing, developing and operating award-winning independent hotels with distinct and deeply integrated art stories. The portfolio includes Hotel deLuxe, Hotel Lucia, Sentinel, the Heathman Hotel and Dossier in Portland, Hotel Max and Hotel Theodore in Seattle, Hotel Murano in Tacoma, Wash., the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery in New Orleans, Hotel Preston in Nashville and Lora in Stillwater, MN. Provenance Hotels will open Woodlark in Portland, The Revolution Hotel in Boston and Villa Royale in Palm Springs in late 2018. Projects are also in the works in Hermosa Beach, Calif., Fort Wayne, Ind., Milwaukee and Madison, Wisc.
Hotel Development

A Hotelier’s Perspective on the Sharing Economy: Welcome, Airbnb. Seriously

By Bashar Wali

I am a hotelier. Let's get that bias right out there. Everything I know and everything I do is focused on creating transcendent experiences for the guests who stay at my hotels. But unlike some of my colleagues in the hospitality industry, I am also a strong believer in the sharing economy.