Fairmont Hotels & Resorts launch an enhanced version of its award-winning website. New features include mobile device compatibility, destination itineraries, 360 degree virtual tours and more.
The Royal Resorts Group is now able to support high-speed wi-fi, video security and POS systems resort-wide through the recent installation of WLAN gear from BelAir Networks.
The Prima Hotel Group and Feathers Hotel and Catering Group select TravelCLICK to deliver online merchandising and incremental revenue for these and other British independent hotels.
FreeViews is a new video-on-demand advertising solution that provides the opportunity for advertisers to own branded long-form content for upscale hotel guestrooms.
The Preferred Hotel Group selects iBAHN to join its Alliance Partner Program to provide connectivity and IPTV entertainment solutions to hotels worldwide.
The newly opened Aloft Montreal Airport hotel selects Elsafe's Sentinel Advanced digital in-room safes for their increased security and aesthetically-pleasing design elements.
Las Vegas has, for at least the past decade, been a center of innovation or the U.S. lodging industry. With the debut of CityCenter, a joint venture between MGM Mirage and Dubai World, opening late next year, the U.S. is setting a new benchmark for luxury-meets-technology in the lodging industry.
As more and more Americans embrace an environmentally conscience lifestyle, the question remains: "Does this trend really represent a market opportunity for the hotel and travel industry?" The answer is yes.
As the demand for locking solutions that offer a higher level of security and usability increase, vendors are responding with next-generation solutions that are both easy to use and aesthetically pleasing. Contactless RFID and NFC cell phone compatibility are the newest in locking offerings.
Travelers with a high readiness to use technology are also inclined to travel more often and pay a relatively high room rate. By learning more about your guests' preferences and habits, hoteliers will be able to understand how to effectively use technology to better serve patrons.