Business travellers lead mobile travel booking, says Travelport

Business travellers lead mobile travel booking, says Travelport

Half of business travellers now use mobile technology to search and book hotels, according to new figures. Research by Travelport has found that travellers would like to have a mobile application that suggested nearby restaurants and bars, while 67 percent would like a similar app to detail activities and attractions. WiFi was also identified as the important requirement in hotels (71 percent) and 82 percent of travellers expect it to be in all rooms within five years. “The responses seem to indicate that hotel rooms are no longer a place of rest but an extension of the office when travelling for business and as such it is important to move with the times and provide these services in a way that travellers want and expect,” said Niklas Andr

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