Posts Categorized: Short Stories from Hotel Managers

Short Stories from Hotel Managers 4

MATER’S HOTEL: Part 4 Click here for Part 1  Click here for Part 2  Click here for Part 3 By a little sour I mean the weather was sort of overcast, the temperature crawling around the mid to high teens, Celsius of course. None-the-less, the guests weren’t having any of it, demanding to be accommodated in the main… Read more »

Short Stories from Hotel Managers 3

MATER’S HOTEL: Part 3 Click here for Part 1  Click here for Part 2 The front office manager was listening impassively, knowing that all the room allocations had been personally executed by our mater and the hotel was brimming over with coach loads of dreary Athenians. The guests were complaining that they had been allocated a… Read more »

Short Stories from Hotel Managers 2

MATER’S HOTEL: Part 2 Click here for Part 1 Following one of mater’s tirades in the restaurant one day, everyone started shuffling awkwardly, sensing that the sudden onslaught had been sustained, miraculously without serious casualties this time, just the Maitre D hanging his head in shame as the veiled recriminations were usually lined with pique… Read more »

Short Stories from Hotel Managers

MATER’S HOTEL: Part 1 I’d only just arrived, so my surroundings were still a little unfamiliar, you could call them strange even by local standards and certainly wildly eccentric anywhere south of Calais. Having spent the last year bored out of my mind trying to sell houses in the Home Counties, nothing was moving in… Read more »