hotels

Another Day Another Hack

Marriott Hotels Announces Data Breach of 500 Million Customers

The data stolen from the company's Starwood properties includes passport numbers, and for some customers, potentially compromised payment card information.
Joseph Cox
11.30.18
crime

Georgia Police Looking for Hotel Breakfast Buffet Grifter

There’s apparently a (#relatable) buffet bandit making the rounds at local breakfast spreads for hotel guests.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.28.18
Love Makes Cents - Created with GEICO

How to Plan a Romantic Getaway on a Budget

Getting creative with your plans can make the time together feel even more special.
FREE Staff
8.23.18
Weed

After Planet 13, Marijuana Tourism Will Never Be the Same

Nevada's largest dispensary and superstore will feature flying orbs, a laser graffiti wall, and an experience where customers will be "overwhelmed by the aesthetics."
Luke Winkie
8.10.18
Photos

Oddly Soothing Photos of Australia's Roadside Motels

A silent celebration of the mundane.
Rebecca Kamm
5.20.18
pwned

Watch Someone Break Into a Hotel Room Using Just a Paper Menu

Proof that you should always deadbolt the damn door.
Samantha Cole
3.26.18
hotels

Working a Hotel Front Desk Is Like ‘The Hangover’ Meets ‘The Shining’

“We never did find the other end of the dildo—although I have my suspicions about where it ended up.”
Jesse Donaldson
3.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Best Yelp Reviews for Trump's 'Shithole' Hotels

"Wow! This hotel is actually a hole of shit. Like a massive, carved out, deep hole just full of thousands of tons of shit."
Drew Schwartz
1.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Pay the Plaza Hotel $900 to Feel Forgotten by Your Parents This Christmas

The hotel is offering a 'Home Alone 2' experience, complete with a massive ice cream sundae, a paint can, and a limo ride, for a little extra cash.
Drew Schwartz
11.16.17
investments

The Sad, Urine-Soaked History of Alaska’s Igloo Hotel

The slice of roadside Americana the state has deemed an "attractive nuisance" is for sale and can be yours for just $300,000.
Michael Goldberg
11.6.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Motel 6 Is Turning Undocumented Immigrants in to ICE, Attorneys Believe

After a spate of bizarre arrests at two Motel 6s in Phoenix, local immigration lawyers suspect the hotel chain is handing the agency its guest lists.
Drew Schwartz
9.13.17
Internet Insecurity

Russian Hackers Are Targeting Hotels Across Europe, Researchers Say

The hackers used booby-trapped Word documents and a leaked NSA hacking tool to get a foothold into the networks to then attack guests.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.11.17
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