The travel search company Kayak is launching a new feature that will enable guests at independent hotels to use the Kayak app to check in, lock their rooms and order food or fresh towels.
The company will debut this new system next month at the Kayak Miami Beach hotel, the newly branded property that is reopening after being closed for about a year. The 1934 art-deco style hotel will be managed by the boutique hotel operator Life House, which is partnering with Kayak on this venture.
Hotel guests can also use the Kayak app to pick a type of room or to request housekeeping or a late checkout.
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already offer apps that allow their guests to do things like open their room doors or order a