Iconic Panamanian luxury hotel adopts VingCard Signature RFID locks with Mobile Access, Elsafe Sentinel II safes and Visionline featuring an integration with the Luton energy management system.

Stockholm –July 11, 2023 – ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions, a leading provider of advanced security technology for the hospitality industry, has been credited with enhancing the security capabilities of Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo with the implementation of several of its advanced security access technologies. An elegant and luxurious property renowned for being one of Panama’s most iconic hotels, Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo can now ensure maximum guest peace of mind and convenience through the presence of VingCard Signature RID locks enabled with Mobile Access, Elsafe Sentinel II in-room safes and the Visionline access management system.

With Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo’s architecture firm taking the lead on identifying security solutions capable of addressing the property’s specific needs, ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions was ultimately selected due to its industry-leading reputation in technology innovation and in providing exceptional support. With the deployment of VingCard Signature RFID, for example, the property gains an advanced door lock solution featuring the latest in data encryption protocols that minimize the risk of unauthorized room access.

With a goal to enhance the comfort and convenience of its guests, the hotel’s decision to adopt VingCard Signature RFID is also driven by the solution’s compatibility with Mobile Access. With the feature enabled, Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo can provide its guests with the option to use personal devices as secure digital room keys. This capability significantly allows guests to skip waiting in line at the front desk during arrival, while providing hotel staff with more time to focus on other tasks that are essential to ensuring high-quality guest experiences.

Both VingCard Signature RFID and Mobile Access are supported at the property by the Visionline access management system. With Visionline, hotel staff can effortlessly manage security access operations and can proactively monitor for any potential security threats requiring immediate attention. This includes the ability to instantly cancel keycards suspected of being stolen or used inappropriately. With Visionline’s integration with the hotel’s Luton Energy Management system, Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo can also minimize the consumption of energy without coming at the cost of a reduction in guest comfort. The integration notably allows the property to automatically detect real-time room occupancy, with amenities such as thermostats and lights instantly adjusted to the appropriate settings depending on a room’s current status.

“As a luxury destination, our hotel strives to adopt solutions representing the industry’s latest capabilities to ensure maximum guest satisfaction, with property security certainly being no exception,” said Esteli Aguilar, Director of Sales and Marketing at Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo. “ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions through its wide range of advanced security access technologies has allowed us to ensure both a safe and hassle-free guest experience from start to finish, while also providing us with opportunities to run a more efficient and cost productive hotel business.”

With the additional adoption of VingCard Sentinel II safes, the hotel can further ensure that enhanced property security also includes the safeguarding of guest valuable belongings. The in-room electronic safe solution significantly features cutting-edge data encryption and anti-tampering protocols that prevent those without a pin from gaining access to stored items.

For more information about ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions and its comprehensive line of electronic in-room safes and locking solutions for the hospitality industry, please visit www.assaabloyglobalsolutions.com/hospitality.