Hotels are fighting the battle against lost entertainment revenue with the implementation of multiple entertainment must-haves. High-end audio/video technology, entertainment packages, and access to the latest video game systems are just some of solution that keeps guests coming back for more.
With the prediction that 2009 will be another challenging year for the hospitality industry, it is crucial that operators understand and exceed guest expectations in order to gain a better financial footing. From personalization to social networking, learn what technology and trends are influencing guest behavior in 2009.
Peninsula Hotels is known for its in-room technology, delivering a customized and comfortable hotel experience to guests across the globe. In this exclusive interview, HT infiltrates Peninsula's research and development facilities, the nerve center for more than half of the hotel's custom-built and modified guestroom technologies, to examine its technology differentiators and to preview the next big innovations to come.
How much of an impact does technology really have on a hotel guest's experience? Learn how environmental, room control, entertainment and comfort technologies sit with guests when tested at the University of Delaware's X-Room: Experimental Guestroom.
Over the last decade, the movement towards ecologically sound tourism has swept across the globe with implementation practices that are as diverse as the different geographies that embrace them. In part three of its four part global Ernst & Young study, researchers explore green practices across the Caribbean and Europe.
LodgeNet Interactive Corporation's expanded programming includes increased HD movie selections, new TV On-Demand content, a broader assortment of independent films and additional sports programming.
Over the last decade, the movement towards ecologically sound tourism has swept across the globe with implementation practices that are as diverse as the different geographies that embrace them. In part one of this four part global Ernst & Young study, researchers explore green practices in the United States and the Middle East.
New market research from Ypartnership finds that more than 50% of iTRAVELLERs are willing to pay for the use of high-speed Internet access (HSIA).
The new avComplete solution from TeleAdapt and Vantage Point makes the installation and connection between MediaHub and the TV simple and highly functional.
Hilton announces the launch of the Home2 Suites, a value-wise, extended-stay hotel brand with innovative, sustainable guestroom designs.