Village Hotel Watford
Village’s London Watford Hotel sits between peaceful Hertfordshire and the bustling city to give you the best of both worlds. At Village’s London Watford there’s everything you want from a hotel, gym, restaurant and bar, all in one location. To make sure the in-room technology matched the hotel’s great facilities, Village approached Airwave to provide the latest cutting-edge TV system to enhance the guest experience.
Airwave designed, supplied, and installed a system which features the very latest Samsung Commercial Smart LED TV’s, the 690 series, which were wall mounted in all rooms. These screens have the capability for guests to share their own content, such as music and Netflix videos, directly to the screen from their devices via Samsung’s screen mirroring feature. Additionally, these TVs have an extremely thin bezel which means the TVs look great when mounted in the rooms, plus Samsung’s utilisation of leading edge LED technology ensures low power consumption and great picture quality. Commercial TV warranties managed by the Airwave team offer the hotel added security, help is only a phone call away.
The Samsung LYNK REACH information system has also been installed at the hotel, giving a user friendly information system from TV start-up. Village have the capability to promote their events and services, such as bar happy hours and restaurant menus, plus they can inform guests of what’s available in the local area, reminder of check out times etc. Furthermore, Village Watford’s club rooms feature Sky In-Room, providing the ultimate in-room guest experience. With over 300 channels available, guests can enjoy an unrivalled range of programmes during their stay, including all the latest Sport in HD.
Airwave’s designated Project Management team coordinated the installations with Village and the main contractors to allow phased refurbishments of the rooms over a number of months. This insured there was minimal disruption on the day to day running of the hotel. Watford was 1 of 8 Village Club hotels where over 1000 rooms have been refurbished and upgraded by Airwave in 2015/2016. As a result of the successful implementation of the initial 8 hotels for Village, Airwave are now upgrading a further 11 hotels, 1500 rooms to be completed by the end of 2016.