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But if they were building hotels 30 years ago with air con then why not the hotel in Alton towers.
The former Hilton near Bromsgrove, looks a similar age to ATH, fairly rural location, no aircon just heating
It wasn't needed back then as standard.
To be fair, Britannia Hotels are the Pontins of the hotel chains. You're lucky if you get a bed.
Is there some contractual agreement with the CBeebies Hotel that means they have to maintain a higher standard else face penalties from the BBC? Or is it just because it's their newest, most exclusive hotel that they make an effort?
Absolutely, the starting price for the themed rooms is £500.The price to stop over in CBeebies is also way way more than the other hotels, so I guess those staying will expect a lot more, you don’t want to be issuing £800 refunds do you.
Maybe they've had a few issues with keys being lost?Bearing in mind the high prices to stay in the hotels, people on Tripadvisor are now saying they are being charged a £5 deposit for the room keys!!!!!!! Can’t recall the last time I had to pay to obtain a bit of plastic to let me into a room I had just paid a fortune for….
Bearing in mind the high prices to stay in the hotels, people on Tripadvisor are now saying they are being charged a £5 deposit for the room keys!!!!!!! Can’t recall the last time I had to pay to obtain a bit of plastic to let me into a room I had just paid a fortune for….
In addition, a credit/debit card must be provided and authorised for £50 at Reception before checking in; this will be refunded on check out. However, Merlin reserves the right and you hereby authorise us to charge your credit or debit card for any damage incurred to your room or the Accommodation during your stay or for any items that are missing when you leave.
On arrival at the Alton Towers Stargazing Pods, we require a key deposit of £10 per pod, this will be refunded when your key has been returned to Reception before 10am on the day of your check out. If paid on card this will take 7-10 working days.