Time-pressed business travellers push for even speedier hotel services

The lobby of Ace Hotel in New York. Hotels have started to introduce offerings like grab-and-go food outlets, short workouts and express beauty treatments, to cater to time-pressed business travellers.
The lobby of Ace Hotel in New York. Hotels have started to introduce offerings like grab-and-go food outlets, short workouts and express beauty treatments, to cater to time-pressed business travellers.PHOTO: NYTIMES

NEW YORK • Business travellers have long expected their hotels to provide good food, an array of fitness options and, perhaps, a place for a haircut or manicure.

But lately, travellers have pushed to speed up those services.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 13, 2018, with the headline 'Time-pressed business travellers push for even speedier hotel services'. Print Edition | Subscribe