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Guest Connectivity Imperatives

Guest Connectivity Imperatives

In most U.S. hotels, Wi-Fi is no longer an optional service—it’s a required amenity. Trevor Dowswell, chief technology officer at Hotel Internet Services, offers these tips for hoteliers looking to meet guests’ Wi-Fi expectations. It has to work. “There are ...

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Dayuse Expands Booking Beyond Typical Reservations

Dayuse Expands Booking Beyond Typical Reservations

Gone is the stigma attached to daytime hotel rentals—these days, more hoteliers see it as a way to increase their revenue and profit. Dayuse, a Paris-based daytime booking platform making its way into the U.S., offers reduced rates for guestrooms ...

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Hyatt Regency San Francisco Installs SoniCast

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Installs SoniCast

LOS ANGELES—SONIFI Solutions, Inc. has announced Hyatt Regency San Francisco as its first full property installation of SoniCast—powered by Chromecast. SoniCast delivers expanded entertainment options by enabling guests to bring their own content subscriptions and to cast those from their ...

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Protecting Guests from Safe-Crackers

Protecting Guests from Safe-Crackers

With videos circulating the internet of hotel safes being broken into with everyday items like pocket knives, screwdrivers and old key rings, and magnets, travelers are becoming increasingly aware of the possibility that their valuables are not as secure in ...

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Fluorescent Lighting to Become Thing of the Past

Fluorescent Lighting to Become Thing of the Past

On Feb. 1, General Electric announced it would discontinue the compact fluorescent light (CFL) in the U.S. by the end of the year in favor of its eco-friendly, cost-efficient sibling, the light emitting diode (LED). Nick Diligente, marketing manager for ...

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IHG Teams Up with Futurist to Preview What’s Next in Luxury

IHG Teams Up with Futurist to Preview What’s Next in Luxury

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced that its InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand has sought the expertise of Fortune 500 Futurist Faith Popcorn. The collaboration comes as the InterContinental brand celebrates 70 years of pioneering luxury travel and looks ahead ...

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