He’s not so sure the economy is turning a corner just yet, but boutique hotelier Ian Schrager says that doesn’t matter. He compares his hotels – and why they do well – to Warren Buffet and his investment style.Schrager sat down with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde to talk about why he can build a better hotel than anyone else. (Source: Bloomberg)
Did you impulsive book a hotel for Memorial Day weekend late at night, tired and groggy eyed? Whether it was because you needed an emergency place to crash for a night or you’re a budget-conscious traveler who spotted an excellent last-minute deal, you’re not alone. It turns out plenty of hotel patrons are reserving rooms after-hours.
Hotel Tonight, an Apple iOS-powered accommodations booking service, did some research to figure out what types of people are booking rooms late at night and why they’re doing it.
Who are these late night crusaders of last-minute late-night reservations? 24% of them are workaholics, 22% are tired drivers who need to get off the road and 20% are “thrill seekers” who crave the adrenaline rush of an impulsive escape…Read More
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May 27, 2012 in Entertainment, Infographic, Life, Lifestyle, People
Tagged Booking, Hotels, Las Vegas, New York, Night, Room, Washington D.C.