NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- The Sutton Place Hotel, an upscale
business hotel here, installed high-speed, wireless Internet
The service allows guests with wireless-enabled laptops to
access the Internet throughout the hotel's public areas, including
the lobby, restaurant, bars, pool, meetings space, boardrooms and
select guest rooms.
The hotel is offering the service to guests at no charge. The
property plans in the future to charge users by the minute or a
flat monthly fee for unlimited usage.
The service requires a laptop and a PC card, which can be rented
at the front desk if the customer doesn't already own one.