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Check-Out Folio: New Scams, New Fees and New Bedspreads

March 20, 2015 at 5:43 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· FIRST PHOTOS OF THE SOHO HOUSE ISTANBUL

· HOTELCHATTER'S MUST-STAY HOTELS FOR DUBLIN

· HILTON FINALLY SET TO FREE THEIR WIFI FOR HHONORS MEMBERS

ALSO: Creeping on Venice's New Hotels

CHARGES

· A NEW SCAM TO WATCH OUT FOR AT HOTELS

· YOU MAY BE CHARGED A FEE FOR TAKING A LONG SHOWER

· ROBERT DURST WAS STAYING AT THE JW MARRIOTT IN NOLA

ALSO: Madonna Inn Changes Kitschy Bedspreads; Loyal Guests are Pissed

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Check Out Folio: The Week Peninsula Hotels Won The In-Room Tech Game

March 13, 2015 at 5:00 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· BEHIND THE TECH OF THE PENINSULA PARIS

· A LOOK AT THE W AMSTERDAM

· THE MOST THOUGHTFUL HOTEL GIFT EVER

ALSO: Apple Pay Coming to Marriott Hotels This Summer

CHARGES

· NEW BRAND FATIGUE, WE ALL HAS IT

· JAMES HOTELS HAVE LEFT MIAMI BEACH; STARWOOD TAKES OVER

· CREEPY HOTEL WEBSITE HACK

ALSO: Sanatorium Hotel? NO THANKS.

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Check-Out Folio: Tipping, Breakfast Accessories and New Hotels

March 6, 2015 at 7:10 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· HOW MUCH TO TIP WHEN STAYING IN HOTELS

· NEW HOTELS FOR MARCH 2015

· BREAKFAST ACCESSORIES YOU DIDN'T KNOW YOU NEEDED AT BAUER IL PALAZZO

ALSO: We went inside the Peninsula Paris' crazy insane luxe suites.

CHARGES

· KEEP CALM, M BY MONTCALM WILL OPEN NEXT MONTH

· THIS DUBLIN HOTELIER IS A JERK

· TELL US YOUR WORST AIRPORT HOTEL EXPERIENCES.

ALSO: The weirdest hotel robbery.

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Check-Out Folio: Hotel Festivals, Dress Codes and 'Timeless Style'

February 27, 2015 at 6:57 PM | by | Comments (0)

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 NEXT EDITION HOTEL WILL HAVE AN OPENING 'FESTIVAL'

· HOT TOPIC: HOW DRESSED UP DO YOU DRESS UP AT HOTELS

· BIGGEST NOBU RESTO IN THE WORLD IS COMING TO THE FS DOHA

ALSO: HYATT CENTRIC SOBE OPENS UP RESERVATIONS.

CHARGES

· THAT'S A BIT MUCH, PALAZZO VERSACE DUBAI. A BIT MUCH.

· WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO THE BELGRAVES HOTEL IN LONDON?

· UGH. ANOTHER TITANIC-THEMED HOTEL.

ALSO: All-inclusive resort haters, stand down.

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Check-Out Folio: Make New Hotels But Maybe Keep The Old?

February 13, 2015 at 7:36 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· KILLER VIEWS FROM MONTEVIDEO'S NEWEST HOTEL (AND ROOFTOP TUB)

· INSIDE HOTEL COVELL IN LOS FELIZ

· A MARRIOTT WILL OPEN SOON IN HAITI

ALSO: Andaz Singapore is coming along.

CHARGES

· THIS HOTEL WANTS YOU TO BUY WEED, BUT SMOKE IT ELSEWHERE PLEASE

· THE PUBLIC CHICAGO MAY BE NO MORE

· EMBARRASSING 50 SHADES OF GREY HOTEL PACKAGES

ALSO: Shorebreak is no longer a JDV Hotel.

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Check-Out Folio: Bartenders, Butlers and Bachelors

February 6, 2015 at 5:45 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· CONFESSIONS OF A HOTEL BARTENDER, VOL. 6

· THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A SAVOY HOTEL BUTLER

· WHAT TO EXPECT FROM MOXY HOTELS?

ALSO: Personalized V-day Pillows.

CHARGES

· THE MOST MENTALLY UNWELL 'BACHELOR' EPISODE TOOK PLACE HERE

· MAMA SHELTER LA DOUBTFUL ON THIS MONTH'S OPENING DATE

· W SCOTTSDALE HAD A SUPER BOWL PARTY ISSUE

ALSO: Aloft Manhattan Financial District Delayed.

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Check-Out Folio: Millennials, Millennials, Millennials

January 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· FREE WIFI IN MONACO

· 5 NEW HOTELS FOR LONDON IN 2015

· MOXY TO OPEN IN THE U.S.

ALSO: Puppy in a hotel bathrobe.

CHARGES

· ANOTHER MILLENNIAL HOTEL BRAND, THIS TIME FROM HYATT

· THE DARK SIDE OF HOTELS TEXTING GUESTS

· THE UNITED STATES DOES NOT EXCEL IN HOTEL WIFI (No sh*t.)

ALSO: Once known for its glam heliport, this hotel is now a Crowne Plaza.

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Check-Out Folio: Dreaming of Having Our Way in Mayakoba

January 23, 2015 at 6:11 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· THIS HOTEL HAD US AT 'INDIGENOUS HEATHERS AND SILVERY LICHEN GREENS'

· FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS: DECIDING WHICH MAYAKOBA RESORT IS BEST FOR YOU

· THEN AND NOW IN FT. WORTH, TEXAS

ALSO: Amanresort's Amanpulo is now super green. (It will still cost a lot of green to stay there too.)

CHARGES

· EXPECT $40 PER NIGHT PLUS TAX RESORT FEES AT BAHA MAR IN THE BAHAMAS

· SCOTT DISICKED THE HOTEL JEROME OVER

· THE SHINING HOTEL JUST GOT EVEN CREEPIER. (No, We Didn't Think That Was Possible.)

ALSO: Ace Hotels is being sued by Alex Calderwood's estate

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Check-Out Folio: Losing Our Virginity in Chicago But No Andazms in Mayakoba (And Other News)

January 16, 2015 at 6:20 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· VIRGIN HOTEL CHICAGO FINALLY OPENS

· LUXURY HOTELS ARE STORMING MARRAKECH

· WHERE DO BROKEN HEARTS GO? TO THIS HOTEL SPA, ACTUALLY

ALSO: Marriott gives up blocking hotspots

CHARGES

· THE HOXTON PULLS MAKES A FAUX PAS ON SOCIAL MEDIA. #jesuischarile

· NO ANDAZMS IN MAYAKOBA THIS YEAR

· DREAMS SUGAR BAY LEAVES A BITTER TASTE

ALSO: CitizenM London is having trouble.

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Check-Out Folio: Follow That New Hotel Smell

January 9, 2015 at 5:56 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· NEW HOTELS FOR 2015

· BEST ROOM TO BOOK AT THE SAVOY

· 3 CHIC HOTELS ALONG 30-A IN FLORIDA

ALSO: New Hotels to Try in Europe

CHARGES

· SHOULD HOTELS BLOCK YOUR PERSONAL HOTSPOT?

· FIRST ANTI-VIEW OF THE YEAR

· MAKING A REZZIE THROUGH YOUR CAR'S GPS IS SILLY

ALSO: More bad news for hotels

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Check Out Folio: One Last Look at 2014

January 2, 2015 at 1:41 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· HOTELCHATTER 2014 AWARDS

· THE BEST HOTEL UMBRELLA EVER?

· SNEAK PEEK AT HOXTON AMSTERDAM

ALSO: Generator Paris will make Paris affordable and cool.

CHARGES

· HOTELS HATE YOUR PERSONAL HOTSPOT

· CLASSIC HOTEL FIGUEROA TO GET A MODERN MAKEOVER

· FOUR SEASONS OUT AT BANGKOK, ANANTARA MOVES IN

ALSO: The kitschy musical-themed Gershwin Hotel has taken its last bow. The Evelyn is now taking over.

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Check-Out Folio: Sorry If We Got You Drunk This Week

December 19, 2014 at 5:45 PM | by | Comments (0)

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
· STARWOOD FREES THE WIFI FOR ALL SPG MEMBERS

· VIRGIN HOTELS ARE IN THE KNOW

· BIKE DTLA WITH ACE DTLA

ALSO: Hotel Holiday Cocktail Week That Goes Beyond Eggnog Drinks

CHARGES

· SAM NAZARIAN BLOWS IT IN VEGAS

· IHG BUYS KIMPTON

· YOUR NEXT HOTEL BED MIGHT BE A HOSPITAL BED

ALSO: Hotel sob stories