I wanted to give Le Pavillon’s guests the freedom to go straight to their room without having to stop at the front desk to get a key. The combination of dormakaba mobile access locks and OpenKey’s app does this very well.
June 28, 2017
dormakaba, one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions, announced New Orleans’ historic Le Pavillon went live with dormakaba’s mobile access electronic door locks integrated with OpenKey app to enhance guest convenience. Le Pavillon is a historic, boutique hotel in the center of the New Orleans owned Ashford Hospitality Trust and managed by Remington Hotels. dormakaba manufactures the Saflok™ and Ilco™ electronic door locks and provides installation and service for its systems. Click here for information on electronic door locks from dormakaba.
Executive Vice President of Remington Hotels Karim Sachedina said, “I am a strong proponent of mobile access. We have dormakaba locks in several Remington Hotels now. I wanted to give Le Pavillon’s guests the freedom to go straight to their room without having to stop at the front desk to get a key. The combination of dormakaba mobile access locks and OpenKey’s app does this very well.” Sachedina noted that guests may use their mobile credential to also access exterior doors.
“dormakaba is a leader in the lock industry and we have a great partnership with them,” said Darin Sharkey, SVP – Corporate Engineering at Remington Hotels. “dormakaba’s locks are well made and last a very long time before needing repairs. dormakaba was heavily involved with OpenKey in the initial phases of the company’s development of this technology.”
Le Pavillon implemented dormakaba’s mobile access electronic door locks in May in conjunction with OpenKey’s guest service app. The OpenKey app is the industry standard for universal mobile access technology. Le Pavillon is a luxury boutique hotel that combines modern convenience with French period elegance. The 226-room property is located near the French Quarter and Garden District. The Conde Nast Gold List Le Pavillon has earned the AAA Four Diamond award every year since 1996.
“dormakaba’s partnership with OpenKey at the Le Pavillon benefits the property and its guests. Guests have the option of bypassing the front desk and checking-in online by downloading the hotel’s app to secure an encrypted mobile access code. Plus, the property’s app enables guests to book reservations directly with the hotel,” said dormakaba Vice President of Marketing Stephen Pollack.
dormakaba’s Mobile Access Solution is a secure cloud-based platform that can be adapted to meet the business objectives of hoteliers and to…