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    #1

    how to elaborate this sentence?

    hi,

    i would like to ask a hotel attendant if there is a difference in the hotel rate if:

    1) i make my reservation in advance, by phone, or;

    2) if i do not make any reservation and simply show up in the hotel front desk and ask for a room.

    what is the best way to express this idea:

    "simply show up in the hotel front desk and ask for a room"

    ?

    thanks


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    #2

    Re: how to elaborate this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    hi,

    I would like to ask a hotel attendant if there is a difference in the hotel rate if:

    1) I make my reservation in advance, by phone, or;

    2) if I do not make any reservation and simply show up in the hotel front desk and ask for a room.

    What is the best way to express this idea:

    "Simply show up in the hotel front desk and ask for a room"

    ?

    thanks
    Not something one generally asks a booking clerk.

    "Does the hotel offer special rates to travellers who are not booked in advance?"

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    #3

    Re: how to elaborate this sentence?

    thank you very very much

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