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Can I do A-B-A-B booking with Virtuoso?

Old Jan 15, 19, 12:52 pm
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Can I do A-B-A-B booking with Virtuoso?

I was wondering if we do the following we would get 4*100 virtuoso resort credit at the same hotel?
Night 1: person A Check in
Night 2: person A check out, person B check in
Night 3: A Check in
Night 4: B Check in

Of course, A and B would never shows up at the CI CO counter at the same time to avoid any complications.

This works for FHR, but I am not sure if this works with virtuoso. Thanks!
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Old Jan 15, 19, 1:04 pm
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Should work!
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Old Jan 15, 19, 1:05 pm
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Probably as long as your willing to switch rooms...
however, you may not find an agent wiling to do this type booking.

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Old Jan 15, 19, 1:50 pm
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The great advantage of this strategy might be, that even at luxury hotels with low service-qualitiy staff will remember your name at your second stay. But this might be also the greatest disadvantage ...
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Old Jan 15, 19, 2:18 pm
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It amazes me that people even think like this
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Old Jan 15, 19, 2:32 pm
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May work but perhaps you won´t be the mosted loved guest.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 2:40 pm
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Honestly, I'd be uncomfortable doing this. I've stayed at several small Virtuoso properties. Senior staff knew who we were from the first day. In some cases, it's been the owner. At some properties, passports had to be presented for both of us. Even if you booked it this way, I don't think it would be honored once staff realized what had been done. That's my gut feeling.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 3:16 pm
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Probably would work once but you would need to keep switching rooms and checking out and then waiting for the next room. Defeating the purpose of staying at at a luxury hotel somewhat
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Old Jan 15, 19, 4:24 pm
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Really?
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Old Jan 15, 19, 5:42 pm
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I can recommend fake moustaches and these chewy things you put in your mouth to make your face look fatter.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 6:51 pm
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I used to think way and I also thought about alternating hotels daily... then I was like "it really just means I cannot afford to spend money that way". Besides, do you really want to eat at the hotel restaurant that often?
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Old Jan 15, 19, 6:59 pm
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Thanks for all the people who were genuinely trying to answer my question!
My understanding is: if the program thinks this kind of booking is not right, then it's the program's responsibility to make rules and explicitly prohibit it.
I personally don't get why certain people would get so judgmental ... but it's the internet so it's normal I guess oh well lol

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I can recommend fake moustaches and these chewy things you put in your mouth to make your face look fatter.
To bad I can't recommend anything to make you a more decent human being. My apologies.

And it amazes me that people who don't intend to answer my question at all would feel the need to leave an unhelpful and judgmental response like this. I guess we both learned something today

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Old Jan 15, 19, 7:30 pm
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Oh I'm not judging, I'm just literally amazed. Each to their own.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 9:02 pm
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Originally Posted by rog92 View Post
I was wondering if we do the following we would get 4*100 virtuoso resort credit at the same hotel?
Night 1: person A Check in
Night 2: person A check out, person B check in
Night 3: A Check in
Night 4: B Check in

Of course, A and B would never shows up at the CI CO counter at the same time to avoid any complications.

This works for FHR, but I am not sure if this works with virtuoso. Thanks!
How do you handle this logistically when you have to leave your current room several hours before you can check into your new room?

Also, what about when the new room isn't as nice as current?

Just curious.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 9:27 pm
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Unfortunately, this thread has devolved in to personal comments and judgments.
The OP seems to have had query answered.
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