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Hotel Amenities

7 Amazing Things Found in the Hotel Room of the Future

Travel + Leisure | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

I raced to the scene, notebook and camera in tow. Here's what I found -- and what you could find too, eventually -- in Starwood's hotel room of the future.

Top Hotel Trends to Watch in 2015

U.S. News Travel | Posted 04.05.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Working out and eating well may not be on every globetrotter's agenda, but many business travelers and health nuts appreciate staying fit while on the go and being able to find a well-balanced meal -- and hotels are taking note.

10 Design Ideas To Steal From Hotels

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 04.16.2014 | HuffPost Home

No matter where we go on vacation, the hotel is admittedly the destination we look forward to most. But all of that four-star luxuriating might be the...

People Want This Amenity More Than Anything Else

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.10.2014 | Travel

Hotels these days are amping up their amenities to attract travelers... you can hang in an uber-chic lobby, dine in a cave, and even customize your be...

10 Hotel Chains With the Best Bath and Beauty Products

SmarterTravel | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

When top-quality bath and beauty amenities are offered, travelers can leave their TSA-friendly bottles at home or take souvenir toiletries to go. Hotels, happily, have taken notice.

10 Free Things Hotels Provide (in Case You Forgot)

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel

Before buying something you've forgotten to pack, always check with the hotel. To give you a sense of what kinds of things might be available, here are some items many hotels will provide on the house.

Should You Pay Your Hotel to Use the Internet?

Kevin Richberg | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

What's the maximum rate you should pay for the use of your hotel's wi-fi signal on your next travel adventure? The savvy traveler would tell you that nothing over "totally free" is now (and should remain) the standard for this hotel amenity.

Riviera Maya in a Weekend

Marisa Churchill | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel
Marisa Churchill

With Mexico in such close proximity to the U.S., I decided it was the perfect spot to take a last-minute four-day trip. My goal was to enjoy a quick y...

PHOTOS: The Most Interesting Hotel Amenities

Oyster | Posted 06.04.2013 | Travel

When you're shelling out hard-earned cash for your hotel room, it's nice when the hotel recognizes that and throws in some perks "just because."

Now That's A Hotel View

Posted 12.13.2012 | Travel

A new set of hotel suites is turning the phrase "sleeping with the fishes" on its head. Located on the resort island of Sentosa in Singapore, 11 ne...

PHOTOS: Coolest Austin Hotel Amenities

Oyster | Posted 01.16.2013 | Travel

With a vibrant arts culture, "live music capital of the world" status, and active outdoor scene, it doesn't get much more hip than Austin.

Some B&Bs Catering To Biz Travelers

iLoveInns | Posted 01.09.2013 | Travel

Looking for more than an Internet connection in a hotel room? Being away from friends and family on business can be more comfortable in the Midwest in an inn that feels like home but offers all the amenities you need to do your work while on the road.

PHOTOS: The World Series Hotel Lineup

Oyster | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel

The Giants and the Tigers definitely won't be able to blame any lackluster performances on where they shack up.

10 Amazing Free Hotel Amenities

SmarterTravel | Posted 12.04.2012 | Travel

Sure, you've used the standard hotel amenities that crowd the bathroom counter and dot your guest room's monogrammed pillows. But these days, miniature toiletries and stale mints just won't cut it for the pleasure-seeking traveler. Ten properties from around the country are taking their guest services to the next level, wooing visitors with everything from a personal tanning butler to free bike rentals for exploring the city.

PHOTOS: Over-the-Top Hotel Amenities

Oyster | Posted 10.01.2012 | Travel

Here's just a taste of some of the creative ways hotels are keeping guests happy with some unnecessary but incredible hotel indulgences.

PHOTOS: The 10 Strangest Hotel Amenities In The World

Posted 09.18.2012 | Travel

Every hotel is fighting to get the edge in the hospitality wars and, for many hoteliers, the memorable amenity is the weapon of choice. In recent year...

PHOTOS: 5 High-Tech Hotel Features For Business Travelers

Oyster | Posted 11.15.2012 | Travel

Road warriors, rejoice: The days of relying on a (possibly shoddy) business center are over.

You Can Take It With You

Greg White | Posted 11.04.2012 | Travel
Greg White

I admit it: I might have an addiction to free, hotel-provided amenities.

PHOTOS: 10 Memorable Swim-Up Bars

Oyster | Posted 09.20.2012 | Travel

You won't have to worry about falling off the stool.

Wanna Be Green? Hotels Say It's All About The Towel

Peter Mandel | Posted 06.03.2012 | Travel
Peter Mandel

The bathroom is where your hotel's earnest personality really begins to beam.

PHOTOS: Awesome Hotel Amenities: More Than Pringles And Cans Of Coke

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.29.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

A look at some interesting hotel minibar items and in-room offerings you might not expect.

PHOTOS: The Best Hipster Hotel Amenities

Oyster | Posted 04.22.2012 | Travel

put down your second-hand paperback, throw on your favorite vinyl record and take a look at some of our favorite "hipster-style" amenities.

PHOTOS: Top 10 Best Hotel Bathtubs

Tablet | Posted 04.15.2012 | Travel

We've all got our own particular requisites when choosing a hotel room. Surely, though, we can all agree that when it comes to little things with a big impact, the bathtub reigns supreme.

PHOTOS: 10 Unbelievable Hotel Amenities

Fortnighter | Posted 03.06.2012 | Travel

Here are 10 hotel amenities -- Bentleys to breakfast bars -- that turn a regular hotel stay into an unbelievable experience.

PHOTOS: The Top Hotel Music Amenities

Oyster | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel

Whether it involves bands hitting the road on tour, infamously trashing a suite or taking up temporary residence while working on an album, there's an unmistakably inspirational quality to booking a room and letting loose.