Get More From Your Hotels


Most business travelers hate their travel, and for the most part it is to do with their hotels! A survey by Carlson Wagonlit Travel suggests of 6000 business travelers reported, hotels were responsible for top four stress producers among others.Here are few De-stress tips to make your stay a pleasant one

Stop being a room number

Make sure you pick up the phone and talk to the front desk executive. Let them know your preferences like a quite room, one with a good view, etc. Also plan your stay with the same hotel if you have multiple visits which results in staff knowing you, there by paying more attention!

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Yes, Tip works!

Most of the front line hotel staff make their living with this courteous gesture by the guests.  It is also a way of communicating that you expect to be looked after well. It can vary from 5 to 20 per cent of your bill.

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Let them know how you feel

After a tiring journey, there are instances you are ahead of check-in time. A polite request to offer you a place for shower & rest always works. Also post checkout, always be generous with compliments & courteous with your complaints

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Seek perks that aren’t listed

Hotels can always do a lot more than what they promise, like:

  1. Offer a smartphone charger if you have forgotten one.
  2. Pack early breakfast/ lunch options to assist your schedule
  3. Loan you swimming clothes
  4. Offer a free pick up/ drop to the airportBlog_LMH_23Aug2016_v01_05

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