Tips & Tricks of the Trade

Product Guide

Zodiac Snack Attack

There are so many tasty and customizable options in a minibar full of In-Room Plus’ vast inventory of treats, it can be difficult to decide what to nosh. We’ve made it easy with this handy guide to each astrological sign’s ideal snack. Think of it as a sweeter (or saltier!) version of your newspaper horoscopes. AriesMarch 21-April 19Aries, you are used to diving in headfirst and making intense, bold choices. You grab each snack session by the horns and stay your energetic-self with some chocolate covered espresso beans!   TaurusApril 20-May 20Don’t be bull-headed, Taurus...

Product Spotlight: Introducing Our New Unisex Facial Kit

Traveling can make skin stressed, dirty and dehydrated. A few hours in a crowded airplane or car is enough to make anyone long for the clean comforts of the spa. Plus once you arrive, summer sun, sweat, bug spray and sunscreen can leave you feeling sticky. Imagine returning to your room after a long flight or a day exploring the city. You left most of your own skincare products (those too big to pass through TSA checks or too fragile to be tossed into a carry-on) at home. But you’re in luck! Right there in...

March Minibar Madness!

It’s that time of year: college hoops are getting ready for the Big Dance. Is your minibar ready to score big points with snacking sports fans? Sure, you’ll have plenty of cold beer and salty snacks for purchase. But a great in-room program can take an exciting basketball tournament to a buzzer beating party atmosphere! At In-Room Plus, we’re getting into the spirit with our own product brackets. Who will win these exciting March Minibar Madness matchups?   Oreos® vs. Banana Moon Cookies | WINNER: Banana Moon  Before you default to stocking only major name brands in your...

Keeping It Weird: Top 10 Most Memorable Minibar Items

It’s no secret that modern in-room minibar product offerings extend well beyond the items inside the refrigerated unit itself. Many hotels focus on making their minibar amenity programs a very significant component of guest travel experience, as evidenced by the recent Vogue article “Minibar Mania” which gives a descriptive summary of some of the most delectable and desirable in-room minibar offerings across the globe. In addition to boosting TripAdvisor reviews, minibar offerings can earn your hotel property some serious coolness points–especially if you toss in a few off-the-wall items to get your guests attention and...