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Nov 3, 13, 10:46 pm
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Views: 1,234
Posted By Rolling Stone

Lady bugs? It is that time of year when they try...

Lady bugs? It is that time of year when they try to migrate inside.
Nov 3, 13, 10:40 pm
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Views: 4,499
Posted By Rolling Stone

This is great news. Now I'll have another...

This is great news. Now I'll have another property to get points at other than that nasty Four Points when the Westin Edina Galleria is full. I hope they're keeping the French restaurant at the...
Jul 19, 13, 1:23 pm
Replies: 57
Views: 11,254
Posted By Rolling Stone

Only the suites have larger soaking tubs, however...

Only the suites have larger soaking tubs, however there is only one suite on the Club floor next door to the lounge that has that cool tub with the water entering the tub from the ceiling.

Though...
Apr 8, 13, 4:31 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 11,515
Posted By Rolling Stone

So you stayed in a room with an obvious problem...

So you stayed in a room with an obvious problem all night even after they offered to move you?

Pendantic is not the word I would use to describe it.
Oct 4, 12, 8:54 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,968
Posted By Rolling Stone

Missing tiles in the shower is wear & tear? You...

Missing tiles in the shower is wear & tear? You must have much lower standards that I do for what's acceptable at a $350 a night.

When I see this in a hotel I immediately wonder how effective...
Oct 2, 12, 10:33 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,673
Posted By Rolling Stone

Where did you find this? I checked all the sites...

Where did you find this? I checked all the sites couldn't seem to find it.
Sep 23, 12, 9:37 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,073
Posted By Rolling Stone

I've had the offer to use the Platinum Guarantee...

I've had the offer to use the Platinum Guarantee a few times, though only used it once when I really needed to be at a hotel and was willing to pay rack. But I've always been under the impression it...
Aug 24, 12, 12:01 pm
Replies: 91
Views: 7,732
Posted By Rolling Stone

I've talked to a Front Office Manager at one...

I've talked to a Front Office Manager at one property I frequent about this thread. Not that I had a complaint, but because he's shared with me that his hotel typically runs 85% SPG members during...
Aug 16, 12, 6:34 pm
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Views: 16,346
Posted By Rolling Stone

+1 ^ +1000

+1 ^




+1000
Aug 14, 12, 5:18 am
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Views: 16,346
Posted By Rolling Stone

+1 ^

+1 ^
Aug 14, 12, 5:14 am
Replies: 105
Views: 18,038
Posted By Rolling Stone

You can also get acces to a narrow outdoor...

You can also get acces to a narrow outdoor observation deck that runs around the top of the spire. Bring quarters for the coin operated binoculars.

Watch out for killer bees though. ;)
Aug 1, 12, 3:39 pm
Replies: 139
Views: 12,837
Posted By Rolling Stone

+100! :D

+100! :D
Jul 30, 12, 3:57 pm
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Views: 1,829
Posted By Rolling Stone

One of the hotels I frequent has different rates...

One of the hotels I frequent has different rates for my company depending if you are staying in a standard room or in a Club floor room. You have to book weeks in advance to make sure you get a...
Jul 20, 12, 9:07 am
Replies: 92
Views: 25,393
Posted By Rolling Stone

I've had to use the Platinum benefit three times...

I've had to use the Platinum benefit three times over the past eight years. I was told that I would have to pay the rack rate if I wanted the room. Two times the need was great enough that I paid it...
Jul 12, 12, 11:47 am
Replies: 105
Views: 18,038
Posted By Rolling Stone

The stories I found say the bee hives are on the...

The stories I found say the bee hives are on the 2nd floor roof. The outdoor observation deck is on the 28th floor of the tower. That's a long way up for bees to fly.:p
Jun 29, 12, 11:55 am
Replies: 25
Views: 3,337
Posted By Rolling Stone

Is it even the hotel doing maintenance? Or is the...

Is it even the hotel doing maintenance? Or is the city/local utility doing work and the hotel just happens to fall into the affected area?

If this is the case then it's out of the hotel's control...
Jun 20, 12, 9:30 am
Replies: 51
Views: 10,886
Posted By Rolling Stone

Exactly. Somebody's buying these services and...

Exactly. Somebody's buying these services and think it's worth it for the convenience factor. No one forces you to pay what hotels charge for printing, faxing, telephone, food from room service,...
Jun 20, 12, 9:10 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,461
Posted By Rolling Stone

I've noticed this at some hotels as well. The...

I've noticed this at some hotels as well. The pillows on the king beds used to be two different sizes - the smaller ones being foam and the bigger pillows down. I've been seeing all the same larger...
Jun 6, 12, 10:26 am
Replies: 732
Views: 103,389
Posted By Rolling Stone

So your triple points after 15 nights didn't post...

So your triple points after 15 nights didn't post until after you stayed 15 nights? ;)
Jun 1, 12, 6:21 am
Replies: 66
Views: 8,690
Posted By Rolling Stone

I'm Confused By The Thread Title

I thought everyone was upset hotel staff were looking UP on their Platinum guests?

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/starwood-preferred-guest/1349726-creepy-starwood-stalkers-edina-mn-westin-8.html
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May 29, 12, 9:19 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 15,157
Posted By Rolling Stone

Just curious, and the same question I asked...

Just curious, and the same question I asked 1Kwoman - do you actually work for the company who's rate you were reserved under? I can't see them asking you for proof of employment unless there was a...
May 29, 12, 4:58 pm
Replies: 109
Views: 19,678
Posted By Rolling Stone

I still wonder if the OP would have had the same...

I still wonder if the OP would have had the same reaction to this if she had legitimately booked a rate she was entitled to? Or is she more upset that she was caught trying to use a corporate rate...
May 25, 12, 7:55 pm
Replies: 109
Views: 19,678
Posted By Rolling Stone

This sounds exactly like the explanation the GM...

This sounds exactly like the explanation the GM gave to the OP. Is there a new program that hasn't been officially announced out there?

If there's anything I don't want known to the world at...
May 1, 12, 10:43 am
Replies: 732
Views: 103,389
Posted By Rolling Stone

Nope. My daughter is expecting in August so my...

Nope. My daughter is expecting in August so my travel that month will be limited. I'm getting my triple points starting today.

As always, YMMV. It's your choice. :D
Apr 24, 12, 4:25 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 6,091
Posted By Rolling Stone

I stayed at a property last week who told I could...

I stayed at a property last week who told I could use the Westin Workout items for free if I wanted to use it as my Platinum welcome gift, otherwise it would be $5.

I still took my points. :)
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