Smart Phones as Hotel Keys


[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4yXd3wS3Acg&hl=en_US&feature=player_embedded&version=3] Two Holiday Inn hotels in the US have begun a new pilot program that allows guests to check into their hotel rooms and unlock the door itself through their mobile phone. Participants in the MobileKey program are sent a text message containing their room number and a special key code on the day of their reservation. Overall the participating Holiday Inn branches are receiving reviews which range from warm to enthusiastic, many busy clients are thrilled to skip the concierge stop and head right to their room. Watch the Video above to learn exactly how MobileKey works.

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