October 06, 2005

Talk About Turn-Down Service...

Via BrietBart:

Hilton Hotels, the parent company of Hampton Inn and other brands, is trying to find other rooms for the evacuees but said they were warned when they checked in that their stays would be limited by room availability, said Hilton spokeswoman Kathy Shepard.

"We're doing our very best to accommodate these people," she said.

It's an uncomfortable situation for the hotel industry: risk bad publicity for kicking out hurricane evacuees, or anger big-spending repeat customers who travel for business.

Paris Hilton

This marks the first time in history a Hilton has asked someone to leave a hotel room prior to filming.

Posted by Confederate Yankee at October 6, 2005 07:40 PM | TrackBack