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  • A hotel for exhibitionists

    One amenity the hotel website doesn’t boast about is the direct sightlines into other rooms. There’s the W across the street and a Hyatt next to us in the block, and from our bedroom you can see into every guest room that hasn’t remembered to pull the blinds, or where they’re casual exhibitionists. So far […]

  • Extended Stay, Bellevue

    We’re staying this week at the Extended Stay in Bellevue; it’s on the opposite side of the freeway to the office, and is quite different to the other places we’ve stayed so far. (To recap: so far this trip we’ve stayed at the Red Lion, Bellevue, in a Bavarian-themed motel and in a tent, so […]

  • Violence in hotels

    I get a regular hospitality industry newsletter, and sometimes the articles are depressingly obvious: small hotels can differentiate themselves from big chains by concentrating on making their customers happy, sometimes advertising on the internet is a waste of money and sometimes it isn’t, and so on. But other times there’s strange gems to be gleaned. […]