Starwood’s Aloft hotels unveil voice activated guest rooms
Starwood unveiled the results of its top secret ‘Project Jetson’ experiment, including voice-activated rooms.
Next Hotel Brisbane partners with Tesla on limousine transfers
Next Hotel Brisbane has launched ‘Next Journey’, a chauffeured Tesla limousine service.
New Mantra Group app allows guests to order drinks poolside
Mantra Group has launched an advanced new app at several properties Australia, New Zealand and Bali.
Lido Group unveils strategic partnership with HRS
The Lido Group has revealed a new strategic partnership with global hotel solutions provider HRS.
Over 96% of Australian hotels offer free WiFi: TAA report
An industry wide survey has revealed that 96% of Australian hotels offer some level of free WiFi to guests.
Video: Oracle debuts new cloud services for hotels
Oracle has introduced a cloud services version of its suite of hospitality solutions and HM has the details.
Assa Abloy installs 100,000 smartphone access locks globally
Assa Abloy Hospitality’s Mobile Access has been rolled-out to over 100,000 guestroom door locks worldwide.
Marriott launches chat and request on Rewards app
Marriott International has launched a new chat and request feature on its popular app in Asia Pacific.
Hilton eradicates global malware security issue targeting payment information
Hilton Worldwide says it has identified and taken action to eradicate unauthorised malware.
AccorHotels and Samsung sign major global Smart TV deal
Samsung to equip AccorHotels’ properties globally with its Smart Hospitality technology, including UHD displays.
Hilton rolls out new room access Digital Key offering
Hilton has unveiled Digital Key, technology which gives guests the option to bypass the hotel check-in counter.
Expedia reveals rapid rise in mobile bookings
New figures released by the Expedia group have revealed mobile bookings continue to rise and HM has the details.
Accor buys Fastbooking
Accor has taken-over Fastbooking, a digital services provider for the hotel industry.
Philips Hotel TVs get new Australian home
Westan has been revealed as the new distributor of the Philips Hotel TVs in Australia.