Connectivity far outweighs all other hotel amenities according to a recent survey conducted by The GO Group, LLC., which provides ground transportation at more than 90 airports worldwide and GO Airport Express, which serves O’Hare International and Midway airports in Chicago.
Almost 200 people participated in the survey which asked travelers, what, aside from breakfast, is their favorite hotel freebie; 68 percent of respondents checked WiFi.
The second top answer, at 14 percent, was free transportation between the hotel and the airports. Following that were happy hour and in-room coffee and tea, tied at five percent.
Use of health club and the pool, free cookies andother snacks were preferred by three percent. Other amenities listed in the survey included newspapers; on-site airline and baggage check-in; complimentary use ofumbrellas and on-site bicycles and bathrobes;less than one percent of respondents chose any of these options as their favorites.