Christian Grey is damn near God-like — at least according to guests’ bedside tables in The Damson Dene Hotel. Bibles have been booted and E L James’ BDSM erotica novel 50 Shades of Grey has taken their place in every room within the English inn. Damson Dene’s owner said providing a copy of the book to every guest within the 40-room hotel was “a hospitable thing to do.” Keep reading »
Feminist groups have joined together to fight for the rights of thousands of workers within Hyatt hotels. Organizations including the National Organization for Women, the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, the National Black Justice Center and Christian and Jewish labor groups have formed a global boycott campaign at a conference in Washington, D.C. on Monday.
So, what’s behind the boycott? Here are some of the unbelievable incidences occurring beyond the Hyatt’s doors… Keep reading »
Ever wanted to receive perks based on your style? There are those enviable bloggers who get front row seats to fashion shows and free products on what seems like a daily basis, but now you can reap sartorial rewards too! All you need to do is book a few nights in New York City’s newest hotel, Fashion 26. As soon as the space opens, they’re starting a Best Dressed Guest program, and plan to search the lobby for the individual who stands out style-wise. If chosen, you’ll receive a room upgrade, your choice of fashion magazine, and the chance to have your photo and bio posted on the hotel’s new blog. Here’s a tip from “style seeker” and front-office director Zoraida D’Alessandro, as she searches for the most fashionable guest. She’s looking “… to celebrate how someone stands out and how they attract attention. It doesn’t have to be a whole outfit; it can be a funky piece of jewelry or fabulous shoes.” Book your resi, and prep your outfit, then find style fame in the hotel world. [Hotel Chatter] Keep reading »