Now it’s time to check-in to your hotel. Have you got all the documents you need? How will you find the way to your room? Make sure you can ask the hotel staff the right questions to start your stay in the best possible way…
In this Podcast, you will learn:
(1) What you need when checking-in to a hotel in China
(2) How to find your way to your room and, of course, the restaurant!
Chinese words and phrases mentioned in this Podcast:
服务员：general term for hotel staff
Cultural note: If you are in the hotel, and you want to ask for help from the hotel staff, for male staff, you can use :先生，for female staff, you can address her as 小姐。Or, in general, you can address both male or female using: 服务员。
伞：short expression for umbrella
Cultural note: in China,电梯is a general term for both a lift or an escalator. If you want to be more specific:
餐厅在几层：Which floor is the restaurant on?