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A good reminder to be aware of your surroundings. Was recently in London on business. Stayed at a high end hotel (like very high end). My room was the very last one in the hall. Nice and quiet. But I

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But I noticed it didn’t have a security latch/bolt. Thought it was odd but went about the week. Pulled 16 hour days so ordered room service basically every night. On the last night of my stay, I ate dinner and dozed off, TV on, lights on. I was out cold. I woke up to a room service guy IN MY ROOM. Startled me half to death. I just froze. He said “oh sorry. just came to get the tray”. I didn’t call for a pick up and every other night I just put my tray out. He left without incident but it freaked me out. NEVER EVER stay in a room without a security latch no matter how expensive. I will never stay there again.

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I would have called the manager and demanded an explanation. This is definitely not normal.

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This is ridiculous! You should report his incident. Who knows what else he did in the room? And what if you got hurt? That is unacceptable !

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Which hotel was this?

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Totally agree!! Had someone walk into my room one night, after what seemed like a hotel staff party. I woke up to someone saying, sorry wrong room. That was after 15 years of not using the deadbolt...and now...every time I'm in the room ( unless I need some points... ;) )

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Thanks for sharing! I’m always scared when there is no deadbolt but I feel comfortable when it’s an upscale hotel. Now I will require that when making reservations...

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