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Marriott to accept Apple Pay at its hotels starting this summer
Marriott to accept Apple Pay at its hotels starting this summer

On the day Apple rolled out its new Apple Watch, Marriott International made an Apple-worthy announcement of its own Monday: It would be the first global hotel company to accept Apple Pay. Apple Pay will begin rolling out this summer to 11 hotels, including Courtyard Marriott Los Angeles and Residence Inn Marriott Los Angeles, both located downtown at L.A. Live. In the announcement, Marriott says about 75% of its guests travel with at least one mobile device, particularly travelers 25 to 35 years old. And millions already use the mobile app that was rolled out in 2013 to check in and check out. To use Apple Pay, you of course have to have an Apple device, like the iPhone 6, iPhone...

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