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JBloggs

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I saw this on a website and got a chuckle out of it. Best laid plans and all of that, yeah warn people who don't read and who don't care:
"A minimum of 7 Day notice needed for special dietary needs."
 

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Personally from me:
When I was new, and people acted alarmed that we were buying a B&B and would have strangers in our home, I thought I would speak to every guest over the phone and that way I could weed out the bad ones. LOL! Since then, in my ag-ed wisdom, the pita's all tend to arrive via the phone, the good and great ones via the online reservations.
 

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That is just asking for problems. So what happens when the guest doesn't tell them? I would be curious as to that innkeeper's response to them. What do their TA reviews look like? :)
 

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Personally from me:
When I was new, and people acted alarmed that we were buying a B&B and would have strangers in our home, I thought I would speak to every guest over the phone and that way I could weed out the bad ones. LOL! Since then, in my ag-ed wisdom, the pita's all tend to arrive via the phone, the good and great ones via the online reservations..
Joey Bloggs said:
Personally from me:
When I was new, and people acted alarmed that we were buying a B&B and would have strangers in our home, I thought I would speak to every guest over the phone and that way I could weed out the bad ones. LOL! Since then, in my ag-ed wisdom, the pita's all tend to arrive via the phone, the good and great ones via the online reservations.
I found that to be ture also, most phone reservation end up being pitas.
 

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I still get most of my reservations via phone but only 2 have been in the DNR Pita category in 15 years. One should have looked at a map first (had 2 more like that with online reservations tis July but cut them off at the pass when I called for cc# - I knew where THEY were) and the other I broke my no pet policy for a 4 pound dog - should have known THAT was the size that would pee on my rugs, and it did!
 
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