Carry-on Baggage: Airlines, up to $45; Homewood, free.
Breakfast: Airlines, $3-5; Homewood, free full hot breakfast, including French Toast and fresh fruit.
Dinner: Airlines, $7-10; Homewood, free evening meal with beverages Monday through Thursday.
Internet Access: Airlines, around $10; Homewood, free high-speed wired Internet access in every room, and free WiFi in communal spaces.
Extra Space: For extra Leg Room—Airlines, $25; for full kitchens, a separate living area and bedroom—Homewood, free.
Now, math is not our strong suit, but it doesn't take a genius to see how Homewood wins this one. They've even tallied it all up to tell us that the total cost of all these extra fees on the airlines is $95. And at Homewood? "Nothing, Nada, Zilch, Zero!"
Hey, with policies like this, maybe Homewood would like to fly our planes, too?
[Chart courtesy of Homewood Suites]