Bedroom Baristas

An episode of the IFC television series Maron finds caffeine-seeking comic Marc Maron asking a barista for iced coffee. The purist barista tells him...

Best Behavior

They say the best things in life are free, and that has certainly been the case at Four Points by Sheraton, as it has...

Millennial Moxy

“Our research shows that next-generation travelers prefer self-service over full-service options,” explains Vicki Poulos, global brand director for Moxy Hotels. “They want to feel...

Second Guest

A few years ago at Country Inns & Suites, part of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, the Be Our Guest complimentary breakfast was primed...
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Matrix Revolutions

“There is sometimes a perception in Europe that if anything is free, it’s not very good, especially breakfast,” says Jonathan Sharp, director, product quality...

Tapas and Tiers

Before Hyatt House introduced an evening menu featuring comfort foods and cocktails, most guests at the 58 extended-stay properties ordered takeout or dined at...

Spring Forward

If, as management expert Ken Blanchard says, “feedback is the breakfast of champions,” then Marriott’s SpringHill Suites is doing everything right. Not only did...