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Old 11-30-2011, 04:46 PM   #1
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Continental breakfast anyone?

Hotels offering guests free continental breakfasts are being overwhelmed by non-guests invading the dining areas and eating everything in sight. Due to the "sensitive nature" of these "guests" hotels are loathe to do anything about it.

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Old 11-30-2011, 10:14 PM   #2
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RE: Continental breakfast anyone?

I have business visitors who stay at the local Hampton Inn, open about 2 years. I often have breakfast with them, a free continental is included in their rate, I asked at the desk how I could pay for mine, they said don't bother paying, join them. About 6 months ago they started charging $4.00 for non guests which is fine by me, they have a good selection biscuits, fresh fruit, muffins, cereal, juice, yougurt, etc etc. well worth the $4.00 . I would not be a bit surprised to hear that non guests go in and help themselves and probably bing a to go box with them.
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Old 11-30-2011, 11:27 PM   #3
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RE: Continental breakfast anyone?

I stayed at La Quinta Inn, in Lackland TX last week for four days. Wife and I couldn't have been happier. Wait staff was awesome, continental breakfast was above average and no detail too small for staff to handle. I am sorry but did not notice a "non-guest" in sight. If the subject of this thread is misunderstood by me, so be it. I look at a motel as a place to lay my head, not a destination unto itself.

Please enlighten us how this too can be Obama's fault...
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:41 AM   #4
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RE: Continental breakfast anyone?

Due to the Obummer Depression, people are snatching meals where ever they can get them. Started out as a "flash mob" activity, now has spread out and intensified. Story ignored by the LSM as it would reflect badly on the Messiah.
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