Hotel Berlin, Berlin is upgrading its service with a mobile website
(lifePR) (Berlin, )Whether booking a city-break trip or a short time-out in a remote location, planning a quick weekend get-away used to be a tedious affair: write to the tourist office, get in touch with the Travel Agent or browse through badly copied lists of hotels or checking tacky, glamorised catalogues. Thankfully these days gone and belong to the past. The internet offers a huge selection and a wide array of opportunities for travel and all the important information at the touch of a button. Nowadays, booking a hotel via internet is nothing special.
This also applies to Hotel Berlin, Berlin. A large proportion of the guests already book their stay at the prestigious hotel at the Lützowplatz online. Being aware of the rapid development of the internet and the growing demands of its users, the hotel now offers its prospective guests an additional service.
As of now, business travellers and tourists alike have convenient access to the webpage of the third largest hotel of Germany's capital whilst being on the go.
Mobile internet has been much talked about, however only few have actually made use of it as it was slow and expensive. Nowadays, the development of the UMTS network allows for a speed that is similar to the quick home broadband connection. In addition, the prices have dropped, which make mobile internet favourable and not just while being on the go. Using mobile internet at home is becoming ever more attractive - even to infrequent internet users. Furthermore, the new multimedia and internet mobile phones such as the "iPhone", notebooks and the latest navigation systems have contributed to the boom.
The new, smartphone-compatible website of Hotel Berlin, Berlin (www.hotel-berlin-berlin.com) offers a wide range of important information and possibilities of interaction. For example the picture gallery gives you a first impression of the hotel and you can obtain information on "special offers" via the menu item.
The "Berlinguide" offers interesting tips on shopping, sightseeing, culture and nightlife and a route planner can also be used without any problems. Whether you have an enquiry, would like to make use of the call back function or to book one of the 701 rooms directly: the "mobile website" of Hotel Berlin, Berlin leaves nothing to be desired.
"The mobile internet offers our guests an additional service, which is becoming increasingly popular", explains Cornelia Kausch, Managing Director of the hotel.
In the past year, 4 % of the users accessed the webpage of the hotel via a mobile device. The trend indicates an increase in this number. For 2011 the hotel estimates that one in eight users will access the Hotel Berlin, Berlin website via a smartphone - the numerous social media platforms, where the hotel is also present, also offer guests numerous ways of getting in contact. The guests will no doubt appreciate the new website that is precisely adapted to the new mobile phone generation.