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Old 01-12-2013, 12:20 PM   #1
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Swan/Dolphin parking question

I understand that parking is $15 per night, but I'm not clear on whether that is regardless of check-in time/check-out time, or if it's for a 24 hour time period. For example, if I get to the Swan at 10am, do I have to leave by 10am the following day to avoid an additional day's parking fee?

Also, am I right in thinking the resort fee is mandatory? I have no need of anything that's included with it, but it doesn't sound like it's optional.
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:39 PM   #2
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That resort fee is one of the things I dislike about the Swolphin. Since it's a mandatory fee why don't they just include it in the rate?

Extra charge for parking I can understand, if you don't drive you don't get charged if you do you get charged for usage.
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Old 01-12-2013, 06:31 PM   #3
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The fee is mandatory but includes a free newspaper, 2 bottles of water a day, self parking and internet. The fee is charged for how many nights you stay. We were there last month for 4 nights, free stay on the room from SPG points but we were charged the resort fee for 4 nights...checked in at noon and out at 3pm

Alot of the time we are forced to use the valet service because the self parking lot is always full
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Thanks for the answers on the resort fee. Anyone able to clarify the parking charge?
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