If you frequent the more expensive hotels of Europe, you must be prepared to find in whatever country you may chance to be staying, a depressingly international likeness between them all
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Standing among savage scenery, the hotel offers stupendous revelations. There is a French widow in every bedroom affording delightful prospects.
[from a Tyrolean landlord]
The cushions had cushions and the curtains looked like duvets.