Behold the hotel room of the future [VIDEO]
Some way off (maybe), but visitors to the FiturTech hospitality exhibition in Spain this week are experiencing what some believe will be the hotel room of the future.
ITH Room Xperience is a project developed in conjunction with Spanish design studio SerranoBrothers to take the hotel experience to the next level, at least in terms of how guests interact with it and integrate their own technology into its systems.
Here is a clip:
It’s not the first time blue-sky thinkers have cast their eye over various parts of the industry, with previous efforts covering aircraft in 2050, the madness of the QR Code Hotel, and a tongue-in-cheek effort from UK-based hotel chain Travelodge.
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