Old Dec 29, 18, 5:36 pm
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Originally Posted by UAL250 View Post
If none of the hotels offered sound good I will book myself where I want and deal with any possible reimbursement later (although not expecting any).

I have had enough bad experiences at terrible airport hotels to not just do it myself.
this is another option - especially if you have travel insurance. As long as itís not an illegal connection, or something like that, travel insurance through a card will almost certainly reimburse you as long as you provide the relevant details (as well as for meals). Also means you can avoid waiting in line at the airport for a voucher.

Originally Posted by raehl311 View Post
It is definitely worth keeping in mind that if you're in IRROPS, there's probably also a bunch of other people in the same situation, and the hotel 30 minutes away may be the only one with rooms left...
this. Especially in weather, you may need to take what you can get. In most cities, itís not even in UAs best interest to do that, unless they have some place in the far flung suburbs.
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