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Branded Hotels: Who Has The Best Contactless App? | By Sonya Taylor



Safety is still paramount for those that are traveling today and putting guests at ease is a top priority. So, of the major brands (Marriott, Hilton, IHG), Cogwheel Marketing did a little research on which brand the best contactless opportunities for guests.

All three of the major brands offer some form of digital check-in, one thing they do all have in common is you must be a rewards member. Easy, all you have to do is sign up. Now that eligibility is out of the way, let's get to the nitty-gritty.

Join IHG Rewards Club

Create a Marriott Bonvoy Account

Create a Hilton Honors account .

Marriott and Hilton both offer digital key, but keep in mind this technology is still fairly new technology and not rolled out to every hotel quite yet. When booking from your Marriott Bonvoy app or Hilton Honors app, you can see which hotels have digital/mobile key under the list of amenities.

Now that you know you can easily check-in, check out, and even open your own door without coming in contact with anyone, have you changed your loyalties to a brand?