5 Hotels That Will Make You Rethink Amenities

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Forget everything you thought about amenities. Does free WiFi, complimentary breakfast, room service and a mini bar sound good? Well you might second guess your concept of “good amenities” after hearing the amazing offerings some luxury properties treat guests with!   The Burj Al Arab Dubai, United Arab Emirates The Burj Al Arab boasts itself as […]

A Woman’s View on Branded Content

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How should the hospitality industry market to women? A recent survey by Influenster.com will help answer at least part of that question by providing insight into women’s preferences towards branded content. The survey, which consisted of nearly 13,000 U.S. women, belonging to Generations X, Y and Z, revealed the average woman’s opinion on branded content including things […]

Wellness As An Amenity

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Shower infusers, aromatherapy and air purifiers sound more like enhancements you might find in a luxury spa, than in your average hotel room. However, Stay Well hotel rooms, available at select MGM Grand and Marriott properties include those features and more in their newly developed “healthy” hotel room concepts.   Stay Well Pioneered by Delos, […]

10-Year-Olds React to the Hospitality Industry

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One of the latest trends in hotel marketing is trying to figure out how to attract millennials. But what about the generation after that? Well, we had a couple of 10-year-olds in our office the other day (courtesy of McConnell Marketing co-owner Katie Swain) and just couldn’t help but pick their brains about hotel marketing. While […]

Hotel Technology

Marriott Hopes to Advance Hotel Tech with New Innovation Program

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In the hospitality industry, Marriott has long since been a leader when it comes to marketing technological advances. For example, a few years ago it was one of the first brands to provide guests with experiences through virtual reality headsets. And in just two short weeks, Marriott is moving ahead once again with the launch […]