The Best in Hotel Service

Published: March 1, 2014

Most hotels offer some unique service that promises to thrill guests in ways they could not find at any other resort. While many live up to that claim, the following hotels go far above to offer the most outrageous amenities one could think of.  Beyond pleasing their guests, these locations provide nothing short of pure bragging rights when it comes to accommodations.

  1. Benjamin Hotel, New York City

    The Benjamin Hotel offers a service it refers to as a "sleep concierge." The slumber expert remains on-call to offer guests a night of rest in the city that never sleeps. The attendant can set up sleeping massages and late-night snacks to get you in the mood for a good night's sleep.

  2. Ritz Carlton, Chicago

    The Ritz Carlton brand is known for offering the most supreme in hotel service around the world. Thus, the location in Chicago goes beyond to live up to that name. With its Happy Campers service, the hotel offers guests the chance to host a camp site in their own suites. The hotel provides and builds a tent in addition to delivering a cart full of camping snacks.

  3. Hotel deLuxe, Portland

    For those traveling with pets, the Hotel deLuxe in Portland, Oregon provides services for dogs alone. Included in these amenities are decadent food trays, cute doggie toys and separate plush beds. Your dog can also order its own room service and receive in-room psychic readings as well as personal canine massages.

  4. Charlotte Street Hotel, London

    In addition to standard hotel services, the Charlotte Street Hotel offers new release movies in its own theater. With the films comes a variety of meal options including bar snacks and cocktails as well as complete lunches, afternoon tea and three-course dinners. The menu even includes options such as grilled steak.

  5. Ritz Carlton, Miami Beach

    Traveling luxuriously often includes being waited on during each part of the day. Taking note of this, the Ritz Carlton in South Beach offers guests a Tanning Butler. The task of this attendant includes providing guests with the supplies and knowledge to tan beautifully with minimal risk. He will also assist in application for areas that are harder to reach.

All-in-all, it can be hard to find or even decide on the best or most outrageous service amenities offered by these bold hotels. Travelers who enjoy experimenting should try services based on their personal interests and preferences. There are many more exciting and crazy services being offered at hotels everywhere, so don't hesitate to try a few.