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Unit 3 : Hotel
Check-out

Pre-intermediate

Summary

After you check-in in a hotel,  let’s learn how to check-out.

travel unit 3-21

Which do you prefer to stay in when you travel; hotels, hostels, inns? Why?

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Vocabulary

Repeat these words/ phrases after your teacher..

  • Consume
  • Minibar
  • Price list
  • Fridge
  • Status
  • Credit card
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Dialogue 1

Read the dialogue aloud with your teacher.

Receptionist

Willy

Hello. I would like to check out please.

May I have your key please?

Here you go.

Please wait, we will check your room first.

Sure.

Excuse me sir. Did you consume milk and chocolate from the minibar?

Yes I did. I thought it was free.

There is a price list near the fridge. Minibar’s milk and chocolate cost you $10. How would you like to pay?

Oh… I didn’t pay attention to it. I’ll pay cash. Here it is.

Your check out status is clear, sir. Thanks for staying with us.

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Let’s Practice

Complete the dialogue by choosing the correct answer.

a. minibar     b. check out     c. cash      d. charge

A:I would like to ____(1).

B:Did you consume anything from the ____(2), sir?

A:Yes, one beer. Is there  any _____(3) for it?

B:Okay, it cost you $3.5. 

A:Here you go. I will pay in ____(4).

B:Thanks!

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Dialogue 2

Read the dialogue aloud with your teacher.

Front door

John

Good afternoon.

Good afternoon. Do you want to check out now, sir?

Yes, I’m sorry for being a bit late.

No problem, sir.

Is there any extra charge for that?

Yes, sir. You will be charged 50% of the room price, $50 for late checkout.

Okay. Please charge my credit card.

Mr. John Smith from room 404, is that correct?

Yes, it is.

Alright, Mr. Smith. We will charge your card. Please sign here.

Sure.

Thank you, sir. I hope you will be back to visit us again soon.

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Let’s Practice

Choose the correct answer.

1.How would you like to pay? Cash or _____?

a. credit card     b. money

2.The ____ for a single room at this hotel is $100 dollars per night.

a. surcharge    b. charge

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Discussion:

Share your ideas with your teacher.

  1. What is the nicest hotel you have stayed at?
  2. “Couch surfing” is staying for free at people’s homes in different countries. Do you think this a good idea or not? Why?