With the more attention of the security of the hotels, an effective hotel monitoring system was required. Based on the Samsung S3C2440, the proposed system uses the Linux system to accomplish the intelligent video surveillance. Using the image acquisition process and the embedded BOA server, designed an intelligent video image acquisition system. The system capturing image by the USB camera and building an embedded Web server, which complete the image acquisition, image processing, and the image transmission function. It can see the acquire result on to the LAN at the PC via the webpage. It could complete the function of image acquisition, image processing, image transmission, the realization of ultimate in local area net PC through a Web view the result.