Articles tagged “aloft”

Tourism

Puerto Rico Events Sector Grows, Fueled by First Hotel Launch in El Distrito

Puerto Rico has seen its share of setbacks recently, but a fresh approach to experiential events paired with the launch of a tech-centered complex make the island an emerging leader for destination events.

Puerto Rico Events Sector Grows, Fueled by First Hotel Launch in El Distrito

Hotels

Marriott’s Revamp of Aloft and Element Points to the Future of Select Service Hotels

Everyone suspected the efficiency and consistency of the Marriott "machine" would be a perfect match up for Starwood's creative and innovative lifestyle brands. While it appears to be working for Aloft and Element, the true measure of success will be what Marriott can do with a brand like Sheraton.

Marriott’s Revamp of Aloft and Element Points to the Future of Select Service Hotels

Hotels

Netflix and Streaming Video Are Replacing Hotel Pay-Per-View Entertainment

If the advent of artificial-intelligence-driven smart speakers like Google Home and Amazon Echo is any indication, the Internet of Things is that much closer to becoming a reality, even when we check into our hotel rooms.

Netflix and Streaming Video Are Replacing Hotel Pay-Per-View Entertainment

Hotels

Voice-Activated Hotel Rooms Are Now a Thing at Aloft

While this seems like a novel idea, we have to ask: Is this what hotel guests really want, or need, when it comes to in-room technology?

Voice-Activated Hotel Rooms Are Now a Thing at Aloft

Hotels

Following Marriott’s Lead, Starwood’s Aloft Pilots an In-Room Streaming Service

Consider this the eventual next evolution of making your hotel room a real home away from home.

Following Marriott’s Lead, Starwood’s Aloft Pilots an In-Room Streaming Service

Hotels

Despite Marriott Merger, Starwood Isn’t Easing Up on Element Hotel Rollouts

In fact, given all the praise that Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson has heaped on Element in recent weeks, it wouldn’t surprise us if Element’s growth gets even bigger when Marriott takes over. Element hotel owners and developers are probably thanking their lucky stars, too, knowing this brand won’t be going away anytime soon.

Despite Marriott Merger, Starwood Isn’t Easing Up on Element Hotel Rollouts

Hotels

Starwood Is Expanding Its Select-Service Footprint in New York

The hotel industry is looking for ways to grow and meet consumer demands. One route Starwood is taking is increasing the number of its select-service properties in New York state by 80 percent.

Starwood Is Expanding Its Select-Service Footprint in New York

Hotels

The Technology Treats Found in Starwood Hotels’ Concept Lab

Starwood always makes things interesting by putting their tests in real hotels for consumers to play around with.

The Technology Treats Found in Starwood Hotels’ Concept Lab

Hotels

Starwood Concedes That Sheraton Is a Tired Brand

Sheraton needs more than a new marketing campaign. Hopefully substantive changes will be part of the plan.

Starwood Concedes That Sheraton Is a Tired Brand

Hotels

Aloft Hotel Plays Rescue Dog Matchmaker

We hope they waive the room cleaning fee for new dog owners.

Aloft Hotel Plays Rescue Dog Matchmaker