With the ever-growing advancement in technology, new gadgets, devices and solutions are being created every day, for every field. To make the stay of guests comfortable, every hotel needs to make sure it is updated with the latest technology. Moreover, every hotel is trying to get equipped with the latest guest-friendly gadgets, and those who do not, will surely stay behind, and thus it becomes even more important to stay updated with latest hotel technology trends. Below are mentioned the top 6 hotel technology trends which every hotel must give importance to.
1. Trip Butler:-
Though not limited to hotels strictly, Trip Butler is a device that helps reduce the extremely high costs associated with using Wi-Fi and mobile phone devices while abroad. It is a pill shaped small unit, and so can fit easily in the user’s pocket or hand and makes use of local mobile carrier partners to provide data connection at just a very small part of the cost that otherwise would have to paid when a mobile phone is on roaming. This unit though small in size can support up to 5 units at the same time, making it a perfect choice for a group of friends or a family on a holiday together.. Hotels can provide these to their customers as a value-added service, and be sure they surely will be impressed.
2. Portable audio:-
People love to listen to their favorite music even when they are on trips staying in hotels. Though there are many devices you can get as far as this field is concerned, but the Geneva Sound System Model XS is something exclusive. It looks almost like an eyeglass case and weighs not more than a pound. This hi-fi sound system is perfect to keep in hotel rooms for guests. This device gets its inspiration from classic travel clock and folds into a little sturdy leather case in which stays hidden the speakers, radio, amplifiers and alarm clock.
3. Virtual Concierge:-
Du has been moving a step higher every time providing the hospitality industry with amazing technology solutions that helps bring about a growth in their business, and also giving that wow’ factor. A Virtual Concierge is one such solution offered by Du. This concierge service makes use of the cloud computing technology. Customers will be able to visit the website of the hotel, and then take a complete tour of the hotel with a proper 360 degree view. By using Du’s servers the customers will also be able to store information. The hotels, using the Virtual Concierge, will be able to keep track of the customers.
4. The Sanctuary:-
People nowadays carry so many gadgets with them of all sizes and shapes that it requires them to also carry adaptors, cables and batteries wherever they go. For the hotel business, however, this problem has luckily been solved. The Sanctuary offers a compact and simple design that includes a universal charger which is compatible with over 1500 electronic devices from almost every major brand, and has a USB port with which many more electronic devices can be charged. So, users will be able to charge their iPod, mobile phones, Blackberry, PDA, Bluetooth headset and MP3 players, all in one location.
5. Pool system:-
The safety of the guests is one of the most important concerns for a hotel. One of the most hazardous areas in any hotel is the pool. The Rezidor Hotel Group, in order to ensure absolute safety, created a sustainable and high performance swimming pool disinfection system. The special formulation of this product helps in maintaining the pH level of water somewhere between 7.4 – 7.5 with no pool acids being used, thus making it safe for the skin. Since the disinfection parameters are always maintained, there are no chances of algae growth without even having to add any chemicals.
6. Energy management systems:-
Energy Management Systems play a very important role. With the costs rinsing each day, it becomes even more important to reduce wastes. For this purpose it is important that properties have such systems that helps reduce wastage of energy. The days when a room’s electrical circuits were managed by a magnetic card are long gone. Now the sensor-based systems are more popularly used. The sensors can sense when a person is in the room or when he/she has left and accordingly it adjusts the light and air-conditioning. Though getting such a system means a heavy initial investment, but what will be saved in future is far more immense.
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