Steigenberger Hotel Group announced free unlimited WiFi access across all of its establishments as of January 2014

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2013-10-09 — / — From January 2014, guests at all establishments that make up the Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts and InterCityHotel brands will be able to enjoy the convenience of free WiFi access in their rooms and in the lobby and surf away to their heart’s content via laptop or smart phone. The decision taken by the Frankfurt-based Steigenberger Hotel Group to offer unlimited Internet access free of charge in all public areas and hotel rooms has made it a pioneer on the German hotel market in this regard.

This service represents a reaction to the wishes and enhanced expectation levels of guests, who now list free WiFi as one of the most important criteria when selecting a hotel.

“No one travelling in today’s increasingly mobile world wishes to do without an Internet connection”, explained Puneet Chhatwal, CEO of Steigenberger Hotels AG. “We have recognised that our guests feel more at home if they have ease of Internet access and can contact their families, friends and business partners. The provision of free WiFi offers great benefits to the guests of the Steigenberger Hotel Group.”

Steigenberger Hotels AG is based in Frankfurt am Main and is one of Europe’s leading hotel groups. Its portfolio contains 98 hotels in Germany, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Egypt and China – including 14 establishments that are under construction or in the planning phase. The umbrella brand Steigenberger Hotel Group includes the two brands Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts (individual First Class and Deluxe Hotels) and InterCityHotel (hotels in the upper mid-range category located in the direct vicinity of transport hubs such as railway stations and airports).

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