Five Star Hotels
There are a lot of factors that play a part on people’s choice of accommodation for their holidays. The star count of the hotel is one of those… Starting from 1 and going all the way up to 5(although some hotels present themselves as 7 – Star hotels, in reality, no such thing exists officially and that’s just a marketing trick basically), star count represents the range and quality of the hotel’s services. In this article, we will be talking about 5-Star hotels, and their advantages over others.
What Is a 5 - Star Hotel?
To put it simply, 5 – Star hotels are places that has proven to offer the best accommodation options for their visitors. They have all the merits of smaller hotels, and, in addition, they offer extra options and services to provide a better -and in most cases luxurious- holiday experience for their guests. To elaborate, let’s first look at what the hotels with less number of stars provide for their guests…
1 - Star Hotel – Has at least 10 rooms, a saloon for breakfast, a lobby space, and a telephone. 2 - Star Hotel – In addition to the items above; its rooms include tools like air conditioning, hair dryer, and refreshments. 3 - Star Hotel – In addition to the items above, the hotel includes a swimming pool, and the rooms include a television. 3 – star hotels also have laundry and dry cleaning services. 4 - Star Hotel – In addition to the ones above, 4 – star hotels also include a safe for valuable items, trained personnel, a wide range of food options, bars and cafes, and entertainment options. In 5 – Star hotels, in addition to the options presented above, these are usually available as well: • Satellite television, • More food & restaurant options, • Single use slippers, shoe polish, etc., • Wi-fi in rooms, • Room service, • Telephones in rooms to communicate with reception, • Parking lot. One should keep in mind that additional options and services might be available depending on the hotel policy, so in order to get information about the hotel’s complete list of services and options, it is always better to communicate with the management/customer relationships department.