Smart lighting solutions to improve guest room experience


Lutron electronics has unveiled a number of interesting smart lighting and room aesthetics control solutions that can greatly enhance the decorative appeal of a room. Be it for home-owners or for guest rooms, these range of technologies can be very useful to improve the appearance and experience of a room while saving a good amount of energy.


Lutron’s Palladium is an aesthetic architectural control solution. The Palladium Keypads allow a centralized control of the lights, shades/drapes and HVAC, providing the optimal user experience.

It offers a wide variety of colours, styles, finishes, and functions to help one create an environment that reflects a user’s unique sense of design.

It is  simple and easy-to-use through standard and customizable engraving on buttons.·The dynamic backlighting automatically adjusts to ambient light levels in space, making it easy to find in darkness. It provides users with a choice of color varieties.

Lutron HomeWorks QS

HomeWorks QS is one of Lutron’s latest smart lighting solutions that integrates the control of all lighting appliances – interior and exterior, electric light and daylight. The system also integrates with other manufacturers for audio-visual and HVAC control, as well, for broader control of home environment. It also has a substantial energy-saving capacity.

HomeWorks QS can preset light and shade levels that can be recalled at the touch of a button. The control can be effectively done through the Enhanced Lutron Home Control Application Version 3.3, compatible both with Android and iOS.

Alena pull-to-start drapery track

Alena is Lutron’s unique offering for drapery control. It is extremely simple to operate providing guests the access to full control on the motorized drapery. Users can choose the fabric from a local fabricator. The Alena drapery track offers Lutron’s smooth performance and ultra-quiet drive. Pressing a button is all it takes to open or close the drapery or stop it mid-way to get the desired amount of daylight or darkness. The newly-launched drapery track is available in three technology options – Alena, Alena QS and Alena QS Wireless.

Its intuitive pull-to-start technology moves the drapery to the end of the track just by a simple pull. Moreover, it can be installed without any hassles of programming, with nominal installation time and cost. Its reliable and long-lasting power source offers protection for all powered devices.


myRoom is a cost-competitive light, temperature and shade control system for hotel guestrooms. The solution combines sleek aesthetics with intuitive design to control lights, shades and HVAC (heating, ventilating and air conditioning) in a way that creates a memorable experience for hotel guests and reduces energy costs for hotel properties.

myRoom combines Palladiom QS keypads and Palladiom QS thermostats for a coordinated installation with a sleek, clean, minimalist design. The Palladiam keypad and thermostat are available in plastic, glass and metal finishes and add subtle elegance to any guestroom. The keypad and thermostat also feature flush buttons and faceplates that are made of the same material in all finishes for a clean aesthetic.

myRoom solutions are available for global use and offer two tiers to suit any property and budget need:

  • myRoom prime is a cost-effective option, ideal for three- and four-star hotel properties that do not require integration with other hotel management systems.
  • myRoom plus, ideal for five-star properties, is a fully integrated guestroom management system that integrates easily with other systems at the hotel.