hotels

Pages

1

AirBnB got 99 problems but going public ain't one

Mar 20, 2014
AirBnB is going public, despite regulatory roadblocks and industry opposition.
Posted In: airbnb, hotels, IPO
1

Who's Gideon?

Jan 27, 2014
And why does he leave Bibles in my hotel rooms?
Posted In: hotels, Christianity, Bibles
8

Why do luxury hotels charge for Wi-Fi, but cheap hotels don't?

Jan 27, 2014
Why do you pay more to get... less?
Posted In: hotels, listener questions, wifi
0

Hilton's IPO and the future of the Hilton empire

Dec 11, 2013
Hilton Worldwide is prepping for its initial public offering.
Posted In: Hilton, hotels, IPO
0

Wet towels in hotel rooms is a corporate goal

Sep 18, 2013
Businesses make themselves more attractive to corporate clients by adhering to their environmental sustainability businesses. If a client's plan calls for using only hotels that don't automatically deliver clean towels each day... there will be more wet towels in those hotels.
Posted In: hotels
3

Hotels seek added revenue in service fees

Aug 21, 2013
Following the huge financial windfall of airline fees, hotels and resorts are now charging fees for things that used to be free.
Posted In: hotels, Travel, room service
2

How does a $25 room service burger not make money?

Jun 3, 2013
New York’s biggest hotel is scrapping room service in August, cutting 55 jobs. What will its elimination mean for a hotel that charges $300 a night? An explanation on the economics of room service.
Posted In: hotels, room service, Travel
0

Is vacation rental site Airbnb illegal?

May 27, 2013
Last week a judge in New York ruled online vacation rental site Airbnb is violating laws against running illegal hotels.
Posted In: hotels, Internet, e-commerce, rental
2

Trip tips: Lodging, pocket money, traveling with pets

May 3, 2013
Lodging can quickly eat up your summer travel budget. Anne Banas of SmarterTravel.com shares her tips for redeeming hotel loyalty points, alternatives to traditional lodging, traveling with pets and keeping your money safe when going abroad.
Posted In: Travel, hotels, pets
0

Borgata hotel room gambling trains customers to go online

Mar 18, 2013
As states legalize online gambling, how does a casino hold on to customers? At the Borgata in Atlantic City, you can leave the casino floor and play the slots on a TV in your room.
Posted In: online gambling, hotels, Atlantic City, new jersey

Pages

Buzzworthy

Recent comments on our stories..

wcourchesne's picture

What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

I have no idea what 1717 refers to but I do know Marketplace is always great to listen to! Keep going...

zingledot's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

sgardner's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

emcolligan's picture

Real estate flippers are back!

I'm glad to see others have commented about the thoughtless reference to a pit bull. The Maryland legislature recently passed and Governor O...