Another Ugly Truth About Hotels Exposed: The Remote Control is Filthy

Look. We’re not stupid. We know that several, many, maybe hundreds of people have stayed in a hotel room before we got there. We know this.

Which is why we always throw the comforter or top blanket on the bed to the floor and why we avoid touching the remote control and never drink out of the bathroom glasses. But just when we think we had mastered the germs in hotel rooms, here’s come another new report just reminding us how filthy hotel rooms can be, even after housekeeping has come by.

A new study from The Rossen Reports team went into hotel rooms at five major hotel chains after housekeepers finished cleaning the rooms and began conducting

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Miami Beach: What is The Washington Park Hotel in Miami All About? We’re About to Find Out

Up in New York, it’s been sort of a hotel marketing trend to present the hotel as a mysterious, manly-named place with as few details as possible, like Paul. Down in Miami, the same sort of awareness/unawareness ploy is going on with The Washington Park Hotel. except this time, the hotel is looks like a lady.

The Washington Park Hotel is set to open in early 2015 at 11th and Washington Avenues. Judging from its website, the hotel looks like a pretty place to hang out. (Indeed, there’s a picture of two lady surfers.) But other than its pretty and feminine style, including a floral entwined logo, there’s not much we know about the hotel. At least

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Brentford: Picky About Mattresses? Here’s Your New London Hotel

Remember when we told you about the Urban Villa Edinburgh, that’s currently under planning? Turns out that’s not the only one of its kind on the scene: Urban Villa London will kick off the brand when it opens in January.

According to the website, owned by the NOHO Hotel Group, it’ll be a place “where boutique hospitality collides with the comforts of luxurious residential living”. This means an all-suite property (100 suites in total) located in Brentford, halfway between Chiswick and Heathrow Airport. Suites – or “villas”, as they call them, will be “design-led”, with some, the Winter Garden Villas, enjoying views of Kew Gardens.

There’s very little info on the website, but

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From VegasChatter and Jaunted: Lurking at The Delano and Learning about Port in Portugal

Finding a hotel is often only one part of your trip. The other half is getting there. And our bro Jaunted does a bang-up job of covering the latest news and trends in the travel world. Out in Vegas, VegasChatter is keeping us informed on what’s going down in Sin City.

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· Why We Enjoy Lurking Around The Lobby Of The Delano
· What’s on The Menu at The LINQ’s New 3535 Infusion Bar?
· The Gods Of The Festival Are Gone At Caesars Palace
· Sh*t You May Have Missed Watching Ri Ra Set A Guinness World Record

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· The 5 Most Breathtaking,

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