Marriott unveils new Day Pass packages to work remotely at its hotels

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Marriott International Inc. unveiled Tuesday new Day Pass, Stay Pass and Play Pass packages to offer members of its Marriott Bonvoy travel program working remotely access to select hotels. The Day Pass is a new offering in which check in is 6 a.m. and check out is 6 p.m., and allows guests access to on-property facilities and equipment, including printers and scanners. The Stay Pass is a Day Pass plus an overnight stay, and Play Pass is for those looking for vacation getaways, with family, while also working. “Increasingly, consumers are choosing to escape the confines of their home office or work desk and travel while making the most of work and play time too,” Marriott said in a statement. The stock, which rose 0.5% in premarket trading, has tumbled 36.6% year to date through Monday, while the SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF has rallied 19.6% and the S&P 500 has gained 5.3%.
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