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Check-Out Folio: It's July, So Please Keep Your Christmas Cheer in Check

July 24, 2015 at 9:05 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· ROSEWOOD + NOUVEL + STARCK = THE HOTTEST NEW HOTEL PLANNED FOR SAO PAULO #takeustherenow

· THE ZETTER TOWNHOUSE MARYLEBONE IS ALMOST READY.

· THE WAY TO OUR HEARTS IS WITH A SANDWICH

· ALSO: Hello Kitty Room Service. Because. That's why. Because

CHARGES
· WTF? THIS HOTEL DENIED THIS WOMAN A ROOM BECAUSE SHE WAS ROMANIAN.

· WE CAN'T EVEN. GAYLORD HOTELS IS BREAKING OUT THE XMAS DECOR.

· BAHA MAR IS, LIKE, THE WORST THING THAT'S EVER HAPPENED IN THE HISTORY OF HOTEL DEVELOPMENT. SERIOUSLY.

· ALSO: Kimpton's union struggles in San Fran are a little too real right now.

[Photo: Gaylord Hotels]

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Check-Out Folio: Greece Is (Still) the Word

July 10, 2015 at 4:05 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· DOWNTOWN LA IS GETTING A PROPER(LY NICE) HOTEL

· CONGRATS TO THE FIRST CARBON NEUTRAL RESORT IN NORTH AMERICA!

· THIS IS THE ONLY WORTHY HOTEL FOR ROYAL-WATCHERS IN LONDON

· ALSO: Why The Hotel is actually *the* hotel to stay at in Brussels

CHARGES
· 1 HOTEL CENTRAL PARK STILL HASN'T WORKED OUT ITS PRICING

· SHANGRI-LA LONDON FIXES ITS DESIGN FAULT... WITH ANOTHER DESIGN FAULT

· JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT THE BAHA MAR SAGA COULDN'T GET ANY WORSE...

· ALSO: The Greek crisis continues, but here's how to work around it

[Photo: Grace Santorini]

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Check-Out Folio: Happy Fourth of July Weekend

July 3, 2015 at 1:30 PM | by | ()

We're taking of a little early today because of the Fourth of July holiday. We'll see you back here on Monday. For now, enjoy our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· FOUR SEASONS HAS A CONCIERGE WHO COMES TO YOU ON THE BEACH

· THE LANESBOROUGH LONDON HAS REOPENED

· THE BATHER'S ELEVATOR AT THE ROYAL HAWAIIAN

· ALSO: THOMPSON's CABO HOTEL IS NOW OPEN

CHARGES
· BAHA MAR IS BANKRUPT; ALSO, TERRIBLE

· WATCH OUT NOW FOR AMENITY FEES

· TRUMP IS MAKING TRUMP HOTELS LOOK BAD

· ALSO: THE PAUL NYC has amazing views but the staff is less-than-stellar.

[Photo of Fourth of July fireworks: Four Seasons Orlando, as seen from their rooftop restaurant, Capa]

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Check-Out Folio: It's Dad's Weekend But We're Thinking About Mama

June 19, 2015 at 9:39 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· 6 NEW HOTELS FOR SINGAPORE

· INSIDE LOOK AT MAMA SHELTER LOS ANGELES, OPENING JULY 1

· CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION IS PRETTY HOT

· ALSO: Lovely views in Waikiki.

CHARGES
· SHOOTING RUINS WEDDING AT WALDORF-ASTORIA

· HISTORIC DETROIT HOTEL TO BE DEMOLISHED.

· FORMER NAZI POW CAMP IS NOW A HOTEL

· ALSO: Selfie Sticks in the Minibar Discuss

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Check-Out Folio: Phuket, Let's Just Go There Already (and Fiji, Too)

June 12, 2015 at 6:37 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· OUTRIGGER HOTELS IN PHUKET AND FIJI ARE HELPING OUT TURTLES AND CORAL REEFS

· A 'SHAMANIC' NEW HOTEL SPA

· 5 NEW HOTELS IN MANILLA

· ALSO: CANNABIS CAMP.

CHARGES
· WHEN SHOULD HOUSEKEEPING COME CLEAN YOUR ROOM?

· AFTER A STAY AT THIS HOTEL, KATE MOSS CALLED A PILOT A BASIC BITCH.

· ALOFT SOUTH BEACH NOT QUITE THERE

· ALSO: A GREAT NEW BOOKING SITE DEBUTS...WITH TERRIBLE SELECTION OF HOTELS

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Check-Out Folio: That Tito's Drink Will Be $20, Please

June 5, 2015 at 5:00 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· AMSTERDAM IS AMPING UP ITS HOTEL SCENE

· CHANEL SKINCARE WILL BE FOUND AT THE SPA AT RITZ PARIS

· YOU CAN NOW CHECK INTO A MARRIOTT HOTEL WITH YOUR APPLE WATCH

· ALSO: THE REST OF THE HOTEL REOPENINGS IN CABO SAN LUCAS

CHARGES
· IS $20 TOO MUCH FOR A DRINK AT THE HOTEL BAR?

· LOVELY MAUI RESORT IS LOVELY AND EXPENSIVE AND HAS A RESORT FEE.

· CALIFORNIA DROUGHT AFFECTING CATALINA ISLAND HOTEL ROOMS

· ALSO: STARWOOD HOTELS ADMIT SHERATON NEEDS SOME FIXING UP.

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Check-Out Folio: Where to Stay Mod in Milan

May 29, 2015 at 5:00 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· SOMETIMES, LUXURY ISN'T THE BETTER OPTION

· 10 NEW HOTELS FOR BALI

· 5 NEW AND RENEWED MILAN HOTELS TO TRY

· ALSO: FAIRMONT COPLEY PLAZA DOES SICK KID A SOLID.

CHARGES
· NO CHOCOLATES ON THE PILLOW (IF YOU WANT GOOD SLEEP)

· KHLOE KARDASHIAN'S FREAKY HOTEL ROOM

· A LOOK BACK AT HORRIBLE WIFI STORIES

· ALSO: ANTI-VIEWS SUCK.

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Check-Out Folio: Cuddle Up With Some Holiday Weekend Reading

May 22, 2015 at 4:50 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it! But since this is a holiday weekend for America as we honor our armed forces, we won't be back in our virtual offices until Tuesday, May 26.

CREDITS
· PARTIERS WILL HAVE MORE HOTELS TO CRASH IN IBIZA

· BANGKOK IS HOT FOR LUXURY HOTELS (OR MAYBE IT'S THE OTHER WAY AROUND)

· "THE END OF THE HOTEL ROOM" IS HERE AND WE FEEL TOTALLY FINE.

· ALSO: ADORABLE BABY GORILLA ON A HOTEL BLANKET. AWWWW.

CHARGES
· MORE BAD NEWS FROM BAHA MAR

· SOHO HOUSE FARMHOUSE GETS DELAYED UNTIL AUGUST

· LANAI THE ISLAND IS OPEN BUT THE HOTEL ROOMS ARE NOT

· ALSO: HOTEL BREAKFAST IS EXPENSIVE.

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Check-Out Folio: Bali, Building Sites, Bottle Service and One Very Cool Staircase

May 15, 2015 at 6:44 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS AT THE NEW YORK EDITION

· INSIDE THE NEW AND IMPROVED HOTEL BURNHAM IN CHICAGO

· 9 REASONS TO STAY AT THE ALILA MANGGIS BALI (AND ONLY 1 DRAWBACK!)

· ALSO: LANGHAM COMING TO BALI!

CHARGES
· THAT AWKWARD MOMENT WHEN YOUR HOTEL TURNS OUT TO BE A BUILDING SITE

· YOO HOO, YOO HOTELS! WHAT IS GOING ON???

· TAO GROUP BRINGING BOTTLE SERVICE TO ROOM SERVICE WITH TAO HOTELS

· ALSO: THIS REALITY STAR DID NOT LIKE HOTEL GOTHAM. DO WITH THAT WHAT YOU WILL.

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Check-Out Folio: A Hotel Room Just for Bawling Your Eyes Out

May 8, 2015 at 5:35 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· OPENING THIS MONTH: NEW HOTELS FOR MAY 2015

· ELITIST CHILTERN FIREHOUSE ACTUALLY OPENS HOTEL FOR NON-FAMOUS GUESTS

· A NEW AND AFFORDABLE HOTEL FOR ROME

· Also: St. Regis Bora Bora frees the WiFi.

CHARGES
· THE UTTERLY SEXIST CRYING ROOM AT THIS TOKYO HOTEL. BUT WE WOULD TOTALLY CRY IN IT.

· BAHA MAR IS DELAYED AGAIN; SHOULD JUST GIVE UP

· THE GUESTHOUSE AT GRACELAND IS A HEARTBREAK HOTEL

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Check-Out Folio: The Hotel Ice Machine is Now Ruined

May 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· ANDAZ TOKYO ROOFTOP GETS EVEN BETTER

· MACAU HOTEL MADNESS

· A NEW AND AFFORDABLE HOTEL FOR ROME

CHARGES
· THIS MAN HAS RUINED THE HOTEL ICE MACHINE FOR EVERYONE. FOREVER.

· LONDON HOTELS NOW BELONG TO QATAR

· STARWOOD FOR SALE

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Check-Out Folio: A Hotel Nightmare Dressed Like a Daydream

May 1, 2015 at 1:49 PM | by | ()

It's our weekly wrap-up, Check-Out Folio where we round up the best (Credits in folio-speak) and worst (Charges) hotel news of the week. Got a scoop? Or just want to share a recent hotel story? Tell us all about it!

CREDITS
· THE RITZ PARIS WILL REOPEN IN JUNE

· SIXTY'S SOUTH BEACH HOTEL WILL OPEN IN JULY

· A 'FOUR SEASON SHACKS UP WITH CAPELLA IN BANGKOK

ALSO: A perfect hotel room light switch.

CHARGES
· CAN BAHA MAR RECOVER FROM THIS EPIC OPENING FAIL?

· UGLY STANDARD LONDON IS UGLY

· QUELLE HORROR! HOTEL DU CAP FERRAT TO BECOME A FOUR SEASONS

ALSO: This fitness center wants to become a hotel chain .

[Photo via Baha Mar/Facebook]