What Is Smoker-Friendly Hotel?
Recently, most hotels are following the no-smoking policy. The Americans Hotel & Lodging Association conducted a survey in 2012 and found out that 63% of 52,000 properties are now 100% smoke-free. Though, there is hotel called smoker-friendly hotel. It is a hotel for smokers; a hotel with smoking rooms. It allows guests smoke at least in several special provided rooms.
Why Should There Be Hotels with Smoking Rooms?
Looking at the fact that many hotels prohibit smoking, yet 42 million adults in America actively smoke. Where should the travelers-smokers have to smoke then? Hotel guests are smart. They can smoke, even if they stay in a non-smoking room. Cologne and candles can disguise the smoke; blowing the smoke out the windows will not make the smoke detector sends signal.
However, it will cause the room smelly which other guests will not like to have that room. It brings bad review for the hotel. Therefore, smoker friendly hotels are needed. They are expected to provide smoking rooms, rooms where smokers are free to enjoy their time.
Where Are the Smoking Rooms in the Hotel?
Guests’ rooms are the most common smoking rooms. The hotel normally puts the rooms on the top floor and gives a large window to outside. There will be a private balcony for each room in some luxurious hotels for smoking too. Some hotels also provide terraces as smoking rooms. Smokers can hang out there, smoking while enjoying the view.
How to Find Hotels near Me with Smoking Rooms?
Apparently, there are some hotels groups near you with smoking rooms, like Hilton Hotels (such as Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Homewood Suites, and Hampton Inn), Intercontinental Hotels Group (for example InterContinental, Candlewood Suites, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn, and Staybridge Suites), or Hyatt Hotels & Resorts.
Whenever you have internet with you, you can always search online. Type « hotels near me with smoking rooms » on your browser and click search. You will find lists of hotels near you which allow smoking. Or try hotel booking websites. For these websites, you have to click on the hotel and see the details carefully whether they provide smoking rooms or not. For easier search, give a try on Smoketels.com or smokers-united.com. They offer you list of hotels near you with smoking rooms. All hotels in their lists are smoker-friendly.
After making lists of the chosen hotels near you with smoking rooms, you can make a call to make sure whether they provide smoking rooms. Before making a reservation, if you still want to compare with other hotels, it will be useful to ask how many smoking rooms the hotel provides and how many are left.
Once you have found the most suitable hotels near you with smoking rooms do reserve and confirm that you need a smoking room. Since hotels usually have limited smoking guests’ rooms, you would better check in on time to get the best view from your smoking room.