The desk is back: Marriott is redesigning hotel rooms | washingtonpost.com
The desk is back.
Marriott is redesigning its hotel rooms, and desks with chairs are once again a standard feature.
Desks had started to disappear from hotel rooms partly due to a perception that they were unnecessary in the era of laptops and cellphones, and that younger travelers weren’t using them. Rooms without desks also seemed to fit into a larger trend in the hotel industry toward minimalist decor.Consumer TrendsDesign and ArchitectureGlobal