Most of us are happy to help if you want us to tell callers you’re not registered at the hotel, or if you ask us where to park so you can’t see your car from the interstate. But we’re also talking behind your back about what you might be hiding.
2. Always request clean linens when you check in. We wash the sheets every day, but blankets often only get washed once a week. And the bedspreads? If there’s no visible stain, it’s maybe once a month.
3. In this economy, everything is negotiable. If your hotel offers a hot breakfast buffet as well as a free continental breakfast, ask if you can get the hot breakfast with your room. Very rarely will we tell you no.