While preparing for your travel out of town, whether it is vacation or business, you should make sure it fulfills your checklist. Stay Simple has put together some basic questions that you should ask yourself before booking your hotel . Although everybody has different needs and expectations when it comes to selecting a hotel , we bring you the basic questions which should be considered before hotel booking.
Q 1.Are the rooms clean ?
This is the most important factor, do check TripAdvisor ratings and guest images in their gallery- it often shows the true picture about the hotel. You need to very conscious while booking budget hotels or service apartments making sure they are not depriving you from this basic amenity.
Q 2. Is the hotel centrally located ?
If you are travelling for business make sure your hotel is close to your work otherwise you will be wasting both money and time in a unknown city.if travelling for vacation do call and ask the hotel if they are close to the main attractions or whatever your interest is.
Q 3. Is Parking Available ?
Is it charged or not ? all hotels have parking of some sort available. In the bigger cities like Mumbai ,Delhi ,parking can be underground and may only have a limited number of spaces available. It is always a good idea to find out about parking.
Q 4. Is Internet Available ?
As today we all are tech savvy, internet is something cant live without, Make sure you check with hotel with WiFi availability and rates ,the industry average rate is Rs. 100 per hour. Always choose a hotel with complimentary WiFi – why pay when you can get it for free ?
Q.5. Is Room Service Available ?
If your staying overnight you will most likely be eating out. Knowing if your hotel has a restaurant and / or has room service can save you loads of time.