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Manufacturers have conflicting opinions about whether voice assistants will help or hurt the the status of guestroom telephones.
Digital personal assistants, like Amazon’s Echo, are gaining popularity in guestrooms and phone experts say the technology is changing the evolution of the phone.
This partnership combines a virtual assistant and a PBX system, enabling hotels to streamline their in-room devices and make voice-activated calls directly through the device.
With mobile integration technology, hotels can leverage the Phonesuite hotel PBX to add unified communication features.
For several years now, there has been talk about the guestroom of the future — one that doesn’t include a guestroom telephone.
The newly opened Moxy Phoenix Tempe Hotel has a guestroom phone that includes a unique option: If guests dial 68, they'll hear a bedtime story.
While the guestroom telephone may not be the revenue driver it once was, many phone experts believe it will always remain in the room for safety reasons.