The Roosevelt Hotel (Waldorf Astoria) – New Orleans – Did Not Impress

Overview: The “Grande Dame” hotel of New Orleans Strengths: Attractive lobby, friendly staff, good elite recognition Drawbacks: Rooms, room service, approach to service A recent business conference brought me to New Orleans for the first time since 2010.  Last time, I stayed at the Ritz Carlton and was reasonably pleased.  The event I was joining was […]

Waldorf Astoria Park City – “Just OK”

Overview: An upper-midscale “mountain-adjacent” resort property Strengths: Pool, price point Weaknesses: Service, trek to get to the mountain, dining This was my second visit at the Waldorf Astoria Park City.  Relative to the price point, this is an OK sort of property.  By no measure could this hotel be considered “luxury.”  Though my expectations were […]