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Manufacturers have conflicting opinions about whether voice assistants will help or hurt the the status of guestroom telephones.
The system aims to enrich a hotel guest’s experience and ensure staff are easily contactable via a high-quality voice system.
More than 700 cordless and corded phones were installed in the hotel's 232 luxury bedrooms, suites and lodges.
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.
For several years now, there has been talk about the guestroom of the future — one that doesn’t include a guestroom telephone.
The world has been switching to internet protocol, the experts have said, so it makes sense that hotels should make the move to voice over internet protocol.
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.