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Old Jun 12, 07, 12:31 pm
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Westin Rubber Ducks

This past weekend, I received my second Westin rubber ducky at the Westin San Diego. I also got one from the Westin in Las Vegas. May start a little collection.

Do all Westins have them? Do other SPG brands have them? Curious to hear which other hotels have given them out.
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Old Jun 12, 07, 12:55 pm
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I have never seen it. Do they give to anyone or just PL?
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Old Jun 12, 07, 1:57 pm
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I have one from Vegas and one from Whistler. The Vegas one has dice.

Sort of fun to take home (I hope that was the idea)...
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Old Jun 12, 07, 2:37 pm
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Wonder if this is the same rubber ducky you get in the bath tubs at the LH FCT?
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Old Jun 12, 07, 3:01 pm
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only at Westin LV as part of turn down service. They have the duckies holding playing cards It's cute.
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Old Jun 12, 07, 3:06 pm
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Sheraton in Shanghai

Had them also...
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Old Jun 12, 07, 3:13 pm
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Didn't get any at the Westin O'Hare and Westin Chicago NorthWest (Itasca)
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Old Jun 12, 07, 3:21 pm
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I hope so, too. And I seem to recall one at the Westin Miyako Kyoto, although I didn't take that one home.

Originally Posted by nroscoe View Post
I have one from Vegas and one from Whistler. The Vegas one has dice.

Sort of fun to take home (I hope that was the idea)...
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Old Jun 12, 07, 6:53 pm
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I have the Las Vegas ducky with the playing cards as well as duckies from the InterContinental Miramar Panama and The Peabody Orlando.
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Old Jun 12, 07, 7:26 pm
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The Westin Las Vegas also has (or at least HAD) a spa duck who has a mud treatment on her face and her hair up in a twist towel. No kidding! When I was there maybe two years ago, we got both one night!
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Old Jun 12, 07, 7:56 pm
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Hmm... None from the Westin Boston Waterfront. I guess I will have to start booking more Westins to find these infamous rubber duckys!
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Old Jun 13, 07, 10:13 am
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Originally Posted by sbtinme View Post
The Westin Las Vegas also has (or at least HAD) a spa duck who has a mud treatment on her face and her hair up in a twist towel. No kidding! When I was there maybe two years ago, we got both one night!
I got the spa treatment duck, will have to return to Vegas to get the ones with dice and cards. The San Diego one has a surfboard.

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Old Jun 14, 07, 12:16 pm
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my name is Eric and I am an rubber duck kleptomaniac

I feel ashamed to post this, for various reasons:

1/ They have rubber ducks at Hilton, but they're all the same (who said "like Hiltons"?)
2/ The only SPG hotel I know giving away rubber ducks is the Kämp in Helsinki. They are dark green and I already have four. Please do not tell them, one I actually stole from the housekeeping cart.

I had to say it. Thank you all, for listening.
William, please don't tell the Kämp, it's my favourite hotel in Europe.
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Old Jun 14, 07, 12:20 pm
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...William, please don't tell the Kämp, it's my favourite hotel in Europe.
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LOL. No worries...your rubber ducky fetish is safe from being revealed to the folks at Hotel Kämp as far as I am concerned.

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Old Jun 15, 07, 12:44 pm
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Phew!

Originally Posted by Starwood Lurker View Post
LOL. No worries...your rubber ducky fetish is safe from being revealed to the folks at Hotel Kämp as far as I am concerned.

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Reading William suddenly made me aware that I also got a rubber duck from the St Regis Shanghaï. Same as the Kämp, but yellow. The dark green Kämp ones do not really like him that much. So now I have to go back to Shanghaï and find him/her a mate...

This thread is going down the drain and it's entirely my fault, but hey, what's better to block a drain than a rubber ducky ?

Pleasant week end on all Earth,
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