InterContinental Bucharest is the first five-star international hotel in Romania to adopt the revolutionary mobile travel solution “handy”, an innovative free- to- use smartphone for hotel guests during their stay, inside or outside the hotel, a press release informs.
“Our aim is to improve the guests’ connectivity, satisfaction and to offer a tool to easy discover the essential attractions and entertainment options in Bucharest. I hope it will be welcomed by meeting planners as an instant communication tool with their delegates no matter if they are in the hotel or outside, as well as by those guests visiting our city for leisure, to better know where to eat, what to visit and to experience during their stay. Last but not least, handy will enable us to create tailor made offers to our guests and receive reviews,” said Lior Bebera, General Manager of InterContinental Bucharest.
InterContinental Bucharest partnered with Tink Labs Limited, the first hospitality technology company in the world to offer its guests the most cutting-edge mobile and digital solution for hospitality industry.
Guests who stay at InterContinental Bucharest will enjoy the use of “handy” at no cost. Visitors will be able to stay connected with free local and international calls, free internet access, speed dialling to hotel services, as well as access to local emergency services and essential travel information. Travellers can also explore customized city guides, to discover new experiences anytime, anywhere.
“handy” is already available across 70 cities and 450,000 rooms, and has provided complimentary connectivity and services to over 18 million global travellers to date.
With an occupancy estimated to 80 percent, InterContinental Bucharest expects to offer this innovative option to almost 75,000 guests.