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clarification on room booking dates

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clarification on room booking dates

i want to book a room for 2 adults on kuala lumpur. We will get off flight on 5th Jan and 1 AM and would want a room by 2 AM. We will be checking out that night by 10PM on 5th Jan.

Should I be booking room for 'Check-in' on Jan 5th and checkout on jan 6th? Please clarify

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1. Re: clarification on room booking dates

Hi

We can only guide you need to speak to the hotel you want to book for exact advice.

If you pick check in on 5th you won't get the room until 2pm on 5th

If you pick check in on 4th you can get your room at 2am on 5th.

If you want a room until 10pm on 5th you will also need to book an additional night with check out on 6th or select a late check out

If you land at 0100 and want a room by 0200 on 5th, then the only way you can get a room would be to reserve it for 4th then you would have the room until 11am on 5th unless you have late check out or book another night.

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2. Re: clarification on room booking dates

Unless you are going to stay at the airport you won't be in a hotel within an hour. of landing.

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3. Re: clarification on room booking dates

KL hotels operate a system that gies by 12 noon chekout and 2pm check in.

If you require a romm checkin at 2am and checkout at 10 pm, you will have to reserve the room on 4th and checkout on 6th, two nights.

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4. Re: clarification on room booking dates

i would be outside airport by 1 am. landin at 12 midnight.

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5. Re: clarification on room booking dates

Still doesnt change the answers.

Again, hotels work on a 2pm to 12 noon cycle.

To have a room ready for you at 1am on the 5th, means the hotel cannot sell the room from 2pm on the 4th to 1am on the fifth. That is effectively one day.

To let you have a room until 10pm, thats another day.

So you will need to book 2 days.

Edited: 23 December 2013, 23:54
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6. Re: clarification on room booking dates

If for some reason you are unwilling to pay for 2 days, then book checkin on 5th and checkout on 6th.

If the hotel has a spare room, they might allow you to check in by maybe 9am.

If the hotel happens to be full, then ypu can only check in at 2pm. You will have to hang around the airport till morning and then tour the city until 2pm.

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