Starwood Hotels and Resorts has announced that travel agents who are members of SPG Pro, Starwood's travel agent loyalty program, can offer free Internet access to their client base of Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) members when travel is booked on spg.com.
This advantage is in addition to all other SPG Pro benefits agents are already receiving if they are enrolled in the program.
Additionally, Starwood is offering all SPG guests who book through Starwood’s digital channels free standard in-room Internet access during their stay at all participating hotels worldwide, beginning February 2, 2015. Digital channels include the company’s corporate and brand websites and mobile sites as well as the SPG app.
Starwood’s digital channels have seen increased popularity among guests and SPG members. The SPG app has seen the fastest growth in bookings across SPG’s digital platforms experiencing nearly 60 percent growth in the last year. In total, all of Starwood’s digital channels have seen more than 10 percent growth.