An autonomous service robot named Relay, from technology maker Savioke, delivers food, towels and other items directly to hotel guests in their rooms. A newly opened Fairfield Inn & Suites in San Marcos is the first hotel in the local region to deploy the technology. Photos courtesy of Savioke

An autonomous service robot named Relay, from technology maker Savioke, delivers food, towels and other items directly to hotel guests in their rooms. A newly opened Fairfield Inn & Suites in San Marcos is the first hotel in the local region to deploy the technology. Photos courtesy of Savioke

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Photos courtesy of Savioke

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Photos courtesy of Savioke

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