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Today, 11:23 am
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Agreed. I will reach Titanium with reward stays,...

Agreed. I will reach Titanium with reward stays, so without a decent promo there's no reason for me to keep staying. No rollover nights, no promo, no spend.
Sep 9, 19, 11:13 am
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Views: 11,930
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Yes, and by not announcing promotions in advance,...

Yes, and by not announcing promotions in advance, they are causing me to book with Hilton, who has already announced their promotion. Now that I've already planned my travel around Hilton's promo,...
Aug 29, 19, 2:36 pm
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Views: 11,930
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Marriott historically does have a promotion...

Marriott historically does have a promotion starting in September, shortly after Labor Day. What they are not good about is announcing said promotions in advance. Since the summer promotion ran...
Aug 29, 19, 2:27 pm
Replies: 145
Views: 14,000
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Well, now that you've made your spiteful and...

Well, now that you've made your spiteful and judgmental position perfectly clear, I guess we have nothing further to discuss.
Aug 29, 19, 10:36 am
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Views: 14,000
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

It is far from uncommon for nonsmokers to...

It is far from uncommon for nonsmokers to complain about smokers, even when they are doing so in designated smoking areas. I obviously don't know what actually happened, I'm just taking exception to...
Aug 29, 19, 8:18 am
Replies: 145
Views: 14,000
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

So because you disagree with the hotel's policy...

So because you disagree with the hotel's policy of allowing smoking on the balcony, you are fine with the OP being charged a fee for abiding by the hotel's policy?
Aug 29, 19, 8:07 am
Replies: 145
Views: 14,000
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

A disincentive to smoke in the room is not...

A disincentive to smoke in the room is not effective when it is charged to someone who ostensibly did not smoke in the room. It is clearly unreasonable to charge this fee to someone because they...
Aug 27, 19, 7:33 am
Replies: 81
Views: 9,461
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Devaluation is happening either way. We may as...

Devaluation is happening either way. We may as well get some of the devalued points.
Aug 26, 19, 11:38 am
Replies: 81
Views: 9,461
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

I mean... everyone still gets double points,...

I mean... everyone still gets double points, regardless of credit card. And the credit card gets no points from this promo without BIB. So I'm not sure that's a fair conclusion.
Jun 12, 19, 2:11 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 2,189
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Changing the policy to allow staff to enter a...

Changing the policy to allow staff to enter a room if something is suspected is one thing, and certainly not ridiculous. Removing the guest's ability to claim privacy in all normal situations is...
Jun 9, 19, 2:27 am
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Views: 269,192
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

When in doubt I email the hotel, asking if the...

When in doubt I email the hotel, asking if the rate is available although I am not traveling on government business. Some properties allow it, some do not. I carefully avoid giving the impression...
May 20, 19, 7:40 am
Replies: 24
Views: 2,085
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Hampton, Fairfield, Holiday In Express, and every...

Hampton, Fairfield, Holiday In Express, and every other similar level hotel I have ever stayed at also has plastic single use utensils. So, yes. To answer the OP's question, it is absolutely the...
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Views: 35,101
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

My promotion is titled “Make Every Stay Count.” ...

My promotion is titled “Make Every Stay Count.” I get double points, but the first stay doesn’t count. Nice piece of irony, IHG.
May 14, 19, 7:02 am
Replies: 49
Views: 40,643
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

While it is true that properties can define their...

While it is true that properties can define their own version of a government rate, it is not true to say that there is no such thing as "the government rate." GSA defines an official Federal...
May 1, 19, 6:19 pm
Replies: 184
Views: 25,942
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

They are firm. The date the stay is completed is...

They are firm. The date the stay is completed is what matters. If they gave it up on both ends, people would have stays that qualify for both this promo and the next.
Apr 29, 19, 11:22 am
Replies: 249
Views: 52,087
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

This is the season for $50 gift cards, no?

This is the season for $50 gift cards, no?
Apr 25, 19, 1:12 pm
Replies: 183
Views: 24,738
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Yes, I stay at a Hilton every year on 12/31 and...

Yes, I stay at a Hilton every year on 12/31 and it always counts for the following year's totals. However, these promotions have not been consistent in this regard. Different promos have been...
Apr 25, 19, 12:09 pm
Replies: 184
Views: 25,942
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Looks like Hilton is taking a rather annoying...

Looks like Hilton is taking a rather annoying page out of Marriott's book with this second stay business.
Apr 25, 19, 9:19 am
Replies: 183
Views: 24,738
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

I would interpret the language in the opposite...

I would interpret the language in the opposite manner. The Jan 3 night would be completed on Jan 4, which is within the promotion period. The May 5 night is completed on May 6, which is outside the...
Apr 25, 19, 6:58 am
Replies: 183
Views: 24,738
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

From the FAQ: If I check-in before January...

From the FAQ:

If I check-in before January 4, 2019, or check-out after May 5, 2019, do I still earn credit for that stay?
Registered Hilton Honors members will receive a bonus only for the nights...
Apr 25, 19, 6:51 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,662
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

This fails to capture the psychological effect. ...

This fails to capture the psychological effect. Many people are bothered by the knowledge that someone is smoking in the vicinity, and they may subconsciously conflate this annoyance with being...
Apr 22, 19, 12:28 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,005
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

This is a problem. There is no running total...

This is a problem. There is no running total statement showing how the total changes as activity occurs, so unless you keep separate and meticulous records, there is no way to prove that something...
Apr 20, 19, 9:28 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 2,822
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

it costs money for water/sewer too. And to pay...

it costs money for water/sewer too. And to pay employees. And insurance. Etc. Should guests reimburse a hotel for their expenses and pay them revenue on top of it?
Apr 18, 19, 9:07 am
Replies: 95
Views: 7,035
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

If you believe this, I have some real estate I'd...

If you believe this, I have some real estate I'd like to talk to you about...
Apr 4, 19, 7:33 pm
Replies: 805
Views: 51,510
Posted By Voodoo Daddy

Your analogy would be more accurate had you said...

Your analogy would be more accurate had you said that the buyer still agreed to purchase the product for the full negotated price, but had to pick it up one day late.
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