Rooms Hotels

Affinia Hotels Cater for Guests With FreshDirect Grocery Delivery

Excerpt from Yahoo! Finance

Sep 05, 2013 12:58 pm

Skift Take

This service is convenient for travelers and great for the hotels, since anything keeping guests on site – instead of out for the night at a restaurant, for instance – helps to boost ancillary revenue.

— Eliza Ronalds-Hannon

Latest Report: Instagram Strategies for Travel Brands

Affinia Hotels

Guests' kitchens will be stocked with fruits and vegetables, Greek yogurt, chips, salsa and cookies, as well as a variety of four-minute meals and microwavable options. Affinia Hotels


To cater to the increasing number of travelers who come to New York City for more than a night or two, Affinia Hotels, a boutique hotel collection with five hotels in Manhattan, many with suites and kitchens, is teaming up with FreshDirect, a New York City based grocery delivery service, to provide Affinia guests with ready-to-make meals delivered to the hotel.

Read the Complete Story →

Tags: ,

Next Up

More on Skift

Concur and SAP Emails to Employees Cover the Future in an SAP Context
Amtrak Funding Reauthorization Bill Still Keeps High-Speed Rail Plans on Track
6 Tourism Trends We’re Tracking At Skift This Week
Business Travelers Find Turning Trips Into Vacations Has Its Perks