Awful Announcing: Report has Netflix second-most watched in hotels, ESPN third
By Andrew Bucholtz | January 20, 2017
Offering ESPN has long been important for hotels, and recent data suggests ESPN is still one of the most-watched entertainment options there. However, it’s been passed by a surprising source: Netflix.
This data comes from a report from Enseo, a company that enables hotel TVs to offer access to apps like Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Crackle and more. Enseo put out the following graphic (via Cord Cutters News) showing what viewers watched on the hotel TVs they tracked from October 1 through December 30 of 2016, and Netflix and ESPN were #2 and #3 respectively, behind only NBC (which is the default channel for many hotel TVs):