Where the production of the Apple Watch has just been recently amped up by the Cupertino camp much to fans’ relief, it has not slowed down the rollout of adapted apps for the Watch OS. Staying up to date with the trend, Marriott Hotels have actually just upgraded their app to now support Apple’s first wearable.
While this update was long due, it was reported a while back that the hotel chain would soon be upgrading the Marriott International app for iPhone with support for Apple Pay to help customers pay when they check-in and out at the hotel counters.
With that being still in the works, the hotel chain has actually just managed to bring its app right to your wrist.
Now, Apple Watch users who already have reservations, will certainly have the ability to check-in at the counters using their Apple wearable just, and when the time comes for you to check-out, the app will alert you on your wrist that it’s time. Of course when you’re looking into, you would have the ability to do that simply utilizing your smartwatch much like you would have utilized your iPhone.
The Apple Watch has been pretty up to this day with the Passbook app enabling users to use electronic tickets, boarding tickets for air travels, a lot more and moving such information to your wrist is just a sensible progression. Nevertheless, exactly what’s more intriguing about the Apple Watch is its ability open doors too, as holds true with Starwood Hotels. The smartwatch has the ability to unlock the door to your room utilizing Bluetooth LE, something that truly enhances the Watch’s energy.
The Marriott International app nevertheless does not offer any such function for now at least, as it’s something that might require Apple to work together with Marriott to get the Apple Watch to open rooms. On the other hand in addition to examining in and having a look at of a Marriott Hotel, the app will also push notices regarding “the nearby hotel, your next reservation,” room ready notifies as well as permit you to inspect your “Marriott Benefits account details with a quick look.”
(Download: Marriott International for iPhone on the App Store)