Making a hotel reservation can be both exciting and nerve-wracking.
Every time you enter the lobby, you take a quick look around to make sure you made the proper decision.
But you know your stay has improved when you’re surrounded by smiles after being showered with pleasant and cheerful comments.

In the hospitality industry, the client is king, which is why so many hotels go out of their way to give their guests a sense of never-ending adventure.
These actions make individuals feel unique and allow them to leave with the nicest memories ever, whether it’s brilliant yet simple solutions, humorous pop culture references, or actual acts of compassion.
And, thankfully, their efforts are not unappreciated.

Today’s post is all about honoring innovative hotels and their employees who wowed their visitors and elevated their experience.
We at Bored Panda scoured the internet for a collection of images that demonstrate how some hotels truly deserve to be in the spotlight.

So sit back, unwind, and let us know what you think in the comments!

#1 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has A Tiny Door That Says “John Malkovich”

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#2 The Banisters At My Hotel Were Held Up By Little Metal Men

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#3 My Hotel Phone In Iceland Has A Special Button That Will Wake You Up If There Are Northern Lights In The Sky

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#4 The Phone In My Hotel Room Has, Both, Pizza Hut And Domino’s On Speed Dial

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#5 At My Hotel’s Breakfast You Could Choose How Long You Wanted Your Eggs Boiled

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#6 My Hotel Used To Be A Prison

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#7 This Zipper Check Sign On The Backside Of The Door Of A Hotel’s Lobby Bathroom

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#8 My Hotel Shower Had A Water Thermometer

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#9 The Hotel Reception Is Below The Swimming Pool

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#10 My Airbnb Was An Entire House Built Inside A Barn

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#11 Giraffe Manor. My Favorite Place On Earth. Had Lots Of Fun

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#12 New Photo From Our Project

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#13 These Door Cards In My Hotel

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#14 9 Laps Around My Hotel Floor = 1 Mile

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#15 My Hotel Jacuzzi Tub Fills Up From The Ceiling

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#16 My Hotel’s Sun Canopy Is Connected To A Wind Meter, Which Automatically Causes It To Retract When The Wind Speed Becomes Too High

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#17 The Pet Hotel We Used Makes A Journal Of Your Pet’s Stay To Give To You When You Pick Them Up

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#18 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has A Pancake Machine

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#19 There Is A Tree In My Airbnb

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#20 This Hotel Room Has A Digital Peephole

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#21 This Hotel In Kyiv

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#22 Outside My Hotel

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#23 My Girlfriend Took Me On A Surprise Birthday Trip

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#24 This Bathroom Door In The Holiday Inn Can Close In Two Positions


#25 I Booked A Hotel Room A While Back And Requested A Picture Of Kevin Costner

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#26 This Was On A Lotion They Provide At My Hotel

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#27 Hotel Graffiti Artists Leaves Hidden Funny Messages For Guests To Discover

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#28 This Doorframe Is A Miniature Castle. It’s At A Hostel In Edinburgh, Castle Rock

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#29 The Hotel I’m Staying At Allows You To Choose Your Selected Holy Text

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#30 These Butter Balls In A Hotel’s Breakfast Buffet. They Were Stretchy And Didn’t Melt

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#31 The Rag – Clever Use For Old Rags In This Hotel

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#32 My Hotel Pool Has An Entrance Ramp For The Handicapped

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#33 This Postcard I Took From A NY Hotel Has Wildflower Seeds Embedded In It So You Can Plant It After You Receive It In The Mail

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#34 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has A Record Player And A Small Vinyl Selection In The Room

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#35 None Of The Floors In The Hotel I Am Staying At Have The Number 4 In Them

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#36 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has A LEGO Model Of Itself

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#37 Signage Outside The Toilets At The Hotel I’m Staying At

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#38 A Bar Of Soap In My Hotel Bathroom With A Message To People Being Trafficked And Probably Prostituted/Sexually Exploited

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#39 R2-D2 Shower Head In My Airbnb

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#40 On Arrival At The Hotel Room We Were Quite Surprised By The Imagination Of The Room Service

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#41 This Hotel Sanitizes Their Remotes

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#42 This Hotel Clock Has Displays On Three Sides

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#43 The World’s First Gold-Plated Hotel Tower In Hanoi Has A Golden Shower On Its Rooftop Terrace

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#44 The Cartoon Network Hotel Located In Lancaster, PA

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#45 The Mirror In The Elevator Lobby Of This Hotel Tells You The Weather Outside

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#46 My Hotel Has A Massive Climbing Wall In The Lobby

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#47 In This Unique Way, A Hotel Chose To Block A Urinal To Enforce Social Distancing In The Men’s Room In The Lobby

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#48 My Hotel Room Has A Projector

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#49 This Hotel Room Knows Me So Well

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#50 Shower At This Hotel Has A Flow Meter To Show How Much Water You Use, The Polar Disappears If You Use Too Much Of It

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#51 Underground Hotel In Tunisia, Known For Being The Set Of Luke Skywalker’s Home

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#52 When I Booked My Hotel A Few Months Ago, I Put In A Few Special Requests As A Joke. Champagne, Roses And A Plastic Dinosaur

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#53 The Way My Hotel Displays Room Numbers

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#54 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has “Hearing Impaired Door Bells” Installed For Several Rooms

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#55 I’m Proud To Be In A Hotel That Doesn’t Discriminate Against Little People

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#56 This Hotel Gives You A Rubber Duck To Play With In The Bathtub

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#57 The Hotel I’m Staying At Has A Hatchet Above The Toilet

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#58 This Mirror In The Front Of My Hotel Looks Like You Can Walk Through It

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#59 This “Waste-Reducing” Hotel Bar Soap That’s “Designed To Eliminate The Unused Center Of Traditional Soap Bars”

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#60 My Hotel Room Mirror Is On Hinges So Paranoid People Can Check For Cameras

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#61 My Hotel In Manhattan Has Beehives

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#62 The Ceiling Fan/Light At My Hotel Has Cool Pulls To Indicate Which Is Which

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#63 This Hotel Mirror Doesn’t Allow Condensation To Form In The Middle Of The Mirror After A Shower, Allowing You To See Yourself

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#64 This Elephant Shape Towel Folding In Thailand Hotel Room

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#65 Mirror At Hotel Compares Your Height To Famous Celebrities

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#66 Each Day During My Quarantine The Staff Of The Hotel Give Me A Post-It Like This

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#67 The Mini Fridge In My Hostel Room Was In The Wall

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#68 Found In A Hotel I Stayed At (Easter Egg Begins On Third Line)

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#69 Stayed In Woking Recently And This Beauty Was In The Hotel Lobby

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#70 Telephone Sheep

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#71 My Hotel’s Pool

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#72 Staycation Mode On

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#73 St. Patrick’s Day Has Me Reminiscing About This Gorgeous Green Indoor Garden

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#74 My Hotel Mirror Has An Touch Sensitive Antifog Button

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#75 Hotel Hallway Corridor

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#76 Hotel Tunnel

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#77 Found This Sign In My Hotel

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#78 I Noticed Something While Checking Into My Hotel Today

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#79 The Drawer In My Hotel Room Has A Sticker Pointing To “Prayer Directions”

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#80 This Hotel’s Bench Has A Very Honest Dedication Plaque

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#81 My Hotel Room Has A Do Not Disturb Button Instead Of A Hangtag

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#82 The Minibar In This Hotel Has Canned Kit Kats And Reeces Pieces

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#83 The Back Of My Hotel Key Card

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#84 The Hotel I’m Staying At Puts Down The Sunrise And Sunset Times

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#85 A Hotel Room With A Swinging Bed Suspended From The Ceiling

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#86 This Hotel Corridor That Looks Suspiciously Like In The Shining

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#87 I Stole This Pen From A Hotel

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#88 Our Hotel Has Face Towels Specifically For Make Up Removal

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#89 The Hotel I’m Staying At Describes The Indicators Of Their Fire Alarms

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#90 The Hotel At Six In Stockholm Uses Wooden Keycards

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#91 The Do Not Disturb Sign At My Hotel

“Not now… Stay out. I might be… sleeping, streaming, in too good company, having a moment, procrastinating, naked, talking, too drunk, googling stuff, a unicorn, trying on my outfit for tonight, dreaming…”

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#92 This Hotel Pool My Girlfriend And I Just Swam In

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#93 This Hotel Serves Fresh Honey Straight From The Hive

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#94 At This Hotel I’m Staying At, You Can Rent Umbrellas

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#95 My Airbnb Gym Has Chandeliers

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#96 The Airbnb I’m Staying In Has A Microwave From June 1984

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#97 The Hotel I’m Staying At Specifies Which Pillows Are Soft Or Firm

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