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If necessary, they will hold your luggage before your arrival and after your departure. Most hotels follow this rule, and if they do not, find a motel that will or will help you accommodate your needs. There are often circumstances that require dropping luggage off early and picking it up after you have checked out. …

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Coming in after a long drive and exhausted, maybe even a bit jet-lagged or just miserable, you want something hot and ready to eat. Let’s say you’ve crashed on the bed–been there–and want someone to put a slice of pizza straight into your mouth. I was there, too, and I wondered, is it possible to …

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How many times have I forgotten something at a hotel? Considering I have traveled to most states in the US now as an adult on road trips, quite a few. The first thing I remember leaving behind at a condo resort in Panama City Beach, Florida was my favorite comb that I got at Six …

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It’s 100 degrees outside with about 1,000 percent humidity. You seriously need a swimming pool. Yesterday. The only pools around, though, are in someone else’s back yard or at the hotels in town. Since the neighbors aren’t fond of people sneaking into their back yards, that leaves the hotels. The question is, can you swim …

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Never have I ever stolen a hotel towel. But have I been tempted? Absolutely. Who can resist those luxuriously soft towels? The same applies to bed sheets. Hotel blankets are okay, but those bedsheets? They’re amazing. Every time I come home from a hotel stay, I look at my own towels and sheets, and they’re …

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While hotels are a popular choice for many people on a vacation, camping can be a better option.  Camping costs less money, is ideal for large families, and due to improvements at many campgrounds does not require vacationers to give up too many amenities. If you’re planning on going on a vacation this year, you’re …

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Most workers at hotels across the world get discounts on rooms, meals, and merchandise. Of course, these perks come after working for a certain period and increase according to years of employment or position. The hotel business has a wide range of work opportunities and rewards that can make it an attractive alternative for job …

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When a hotel is asking how many guests, there are many reasons, with the most important being safety, and the resources the hotel will require to accommodate all of the guests. From cots and towels to launder to extra heat for showers, every hotel is counting every thread and drop of water because they will …

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Hotels, whether budget-friendly or upscale, are usually happy to decorate your room for a birthday or other events. I’m a sucker for a decorated room, so I do it for my friends and hotels are always ready to oblige, especially resorts. Any Sandals Resort property will set up your room the moment they know what …

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If you are staying at a hotel with a free breakfast buffet, treat it as you would any other buffet restaurant.  While there are some limited exceptions, it’s generally considered to be poor form and bad manners to take food from the buffet to eat later. Free breakfast has become a selling point for many …

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