Regal to open Hong Kong hotel with focus on technology

Regal Hotels is offering an 'iclub mobile key' check-in service at its iClub by Regal Sheung Wan Hotel, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2014.

Guests at the 248-room property, located in the Sheung Wan District, will be given the options to use mobile devices for check-in service or traditional key cards or both to access their guestroom. The hotel will also offer fitness facilities and an outdoor area with a vertical wall garden.  

The technology is the sole proprietary of Openways, an access and security solutions provider and distributed by Docomo interTouch, a Japanese technology company.  

The mobile key check-in service will also be extended to the iclub by Regal Tin Hau Hotel and iclub by Regal Soho Hotel, two hotels that are currently under construction.  

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