TravelGuides – Wealthy travelers are bidding to score Hamptons hotel rooms

TravelGuides – Wealthy travelers are bidding to score Hamptons hotel rooms

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The Hamptons are so overbooked this summer season, some of us are providing accommodations far more than their going room charges to score reservations, sources inform Page Six. 

Michael Pitsinos, the proprietor of Naia on the Capri hotel in Southampton, advised Page Six the bidding phenomenon isn’t unusual. “It’s like ‘Hamptons Hotels Gone Wild’ out here these days,” Pitsinos mentioned, claiming bidders have provided as a lot as 5 figures per evening. “It’s nearly impossible to get a hotel room on weekends in advance, let alone getting them the same day.”

Hotels clear area by providing these with present reservations perks and comps for later dates if they offer up their rooms.

We hear that rappers Young Thug and Travis Scott together with an entourage of about 15 have been not too long ago partying on the scorching spot. Witnesses mentioned that whereas Scott made a fast departure, Young Thug stored bottle service going and determined to be protected and e-book the spot’s remaining rooms for $1,500 a mattress.

“They have money and they don’t care,” mentioned the supply. “They want to wake up by the pool. Money is no object.” We’re advised different partygoers wished to do the identical, however had much less luck. “Other people at the bash were trying to outbid [Young Thug] for the rooms since everywhere is booked,” mentioned the spy. “Some made offers as high as $5,000.”

Pitsinos declined to touch upon Young Thug.

75 Main restaurateur Zach Erdem, who additionally owns the hotel Harpoon House, advised us, “The hotels are insane. People booked months in advance for $600, $700, and now people are calling and offering double the money.” Erdem mentioned, “I put up a room for $1,200 and it sold in a minute . . . Rooms are going for $1,200 to $1,500 or even $2,500.” He added, “I have never seen it like this. I wish I owned more hotels.”

TravelGuides – Wealthy travelers are bidding to score Hamptons hotel rooms