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Marriott to Immerse Guests in Virtual Reality

Marriott to Immerse Guests in Virtual Reality

BETHESDA, Md.—Marriott Hotels has announced the launch of “VRoom Service”—a guest service that allows guests to order virtual reality experiences to their rooms. Created in collaboration with Samsung Electronics America, “VRoom Service” is a first in the travel industry. The ...

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Airbnb Releases Apple Watch App

Airbnb Releases Apple Watch App

SAN FRANCISCO—Airbnb has announced their new app for Apple Watch. The new app for Apple Watch features Airbnb messaging, which is frequently used between hosts and guests before, during, or after a stay. Working in tandem with Airbnb’s current integration ...

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Hilton, Uber Partner to Guide Guests Through “Local Scene”

Hilton, Uber Partner to Guide Guests Through “Local Scene”

MCLEAN, Va.—Hilton Worldwide today announced a partnership with Uber to offer expanded digital features that will further simplify and streamline the travel experience for Hilton guests. Through the partnership, Hilton guests around the world can set Uber “Ride Reminders,” automated ...

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Aloft Rolls Out Second Robotic Butler

Aloft Rolls Out Second Robotic Butler

STAMFORD, Conn.—Aloft Hotels has announced that its second robotic butler, or Botlr, is officially reporting for full-time duty at Aloft Silicon Valley, effective immediately. This is the brand’s second full-time cyber associate, following the debut of the world’s first Botlr ...

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Catering to Business Travelers in Emerging Tech Cities

Catering to Business Travelers in Emerging Tech Cities

More than two-thirds of American adults now own a smartphone, making mobile technology part of daily life for most travelers. As such, travelers now expect to see mobile technology integrated into their hotel experiences. Gone are the days when offering ...

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Keep Guests and Their Belongings Safe and Secure

Keep Guests and Their Belongings Safe and Secure

According to Christophe Sut, VP of global business development responsible for mobile keys at ASSA ABLOY Hospitality, the greatest threat to hotel guestroom security is the complacency of guests and staff. Sut took some time to talk about guest security ...

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