AI / Robots

FlyZoo Hotel: The Hotel of the Future or Just More Technology Hype?

By Debbie Carson, Associate Editor Much has been written this month about the opening of the 290-room FlyZoo Hotel, located in Hangzhou, China. The hotel was built using futuristic technology provided by Alibaba’s online travel […]

Hotel Technology News

InterContinental Hotels Group Pilots Circadian Lighting Technology

Traveling causes an imbalance in the body’s biological clock, disrupting 24-hour cycles known as circadian rhythms. These rhythms are measured by the rise and fall of body temperature, plasma levels of certain hormones, metabolism and […]

Hotel Technology News

A Clean Story about Hotel Technology

By Debbie Carson, Associate Editor This story about hotel technology innovation has nothing to do with self-services apps or robots or kiosks or voice-activated digital assistants or any of the other devices or solutions generally […]

Guest Experience Management

Hilton Enhances Its “Connected Rooms” Technology With Netflix Partnership

Two years ago, Hilton unveiled its Connected Room concept. The hotel brand billed it as a first-of-its-kind, high-tech guest room that enables guests to personalize and control every aspect of their stay from one central […]

Hotel Technology News

Whitbread Installs Five-Ton Battery to Power Scottish Hotel

The Gyle Premier Inn at Edinburgh Park in Scotland made an electrifying announcement this week. According to reports, the hotel, which features 120 guest rooms, has installed a five-ton battery to power all hotel operations, […]