Keep Hotel Guests Engaged with New Technology

Hotel guestroom entertainment isn’t about the latest video-game console, iPod dock or movie selection anymore — in fact, it’s not even a hotel amenity, since it travels...

How to Keep Hotel Guests Digitally Connected

There’s been a huge rise in guest expectations regarding in-room technology over the past few years, but these expectations aren’t exactly focused on any specific,wow-inducing gadgets; it’s really all...

Trends in Hotel in-room Entertainment Systems

The term “in-room entertainment” doesn’t capture the essence of the space a hotel guest enjoys, nor is it even a true reflection of that guest’s needs. Entertainment...

Cloud-Computing Is Not As Risky As Some May Think

There’s a lot less talk these days about cloud-computing being a risky business for hotel operations. But the growing trend to cloud-based services does not mean security...

Top Hotel Brands Are Delivering Five-star Social-media Experiences

When it comes to social media, hotels have a built-in edge: their offerings are highly visual, and they’re all about the one-to-one touch. What other types of...

Today’s Hotel Suites Are Designed to be Spacious, Luxurious and Tech-ready

A winning hotel suite is as shallow as a haughty high-school girl. You know the type: she only cares about her good looks and, by some unjust...

Why the Hotel Industry is Embracing Virtual Reality

At the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) — held in Las Vegas in January — virtual-reality (VR) technology was ubiquitous, with hundreds of booths demonstrating a slew...

Operators Are Reinventing their Property Management Systems

At first glance, it would seem movement on the property-management system (PMS) front hasn’t been dramatic, says Warren Markwart, principal with MK2 Hospitality, a hotel management consultancy...

How to Find the Right Kitchen Equipment for Your Hotel

Whether a hotel’s kitchen facilities are cavernous or tiny, choosing the best equipment for the property in question means striking a balance between practicality and indulgence. The...

Hotel Chefs Choose Unique Dinnerware to Showcase Their Creativity

When choosing dinnerware for a hotel restaurant, it’s easy to get caught up in the latest trends — whether it’s hand-painted ceramic bowls, or elegant, flat plates....