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What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

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What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

I know most hotels you have to be 21 but it will just be me and my boyfriend going for the weekend. He is 19 and were trying to find a really affordable place to stay. Thank you

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1. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

the YMCA's will ...

there have been lots of topics on this, if you do a forum search, I'm sure you'll find plenty of options

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2. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

Your only choice may be hostels.

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3. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

Try the Wellington Hotel and maybe Park Savoy. All of the hostels like YMCA Vanderbilt and YMCA Westside and Chelsea International. The Y's have private rooms with shared bathrooms.

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4. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

I'm confused. How will they know how old you are?

As long as you have a credit card, I should think you will be fine.

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5. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

Just about every hotel I've checked into has asked to see an ID as well as a cc.

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6. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

Hotels ask for ID n credit card, that s how they will find out ur age, some might skip ID but far n few between.

But was not aware 19 would be a problem?

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7. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

Well, I don't know where y'all are staying, but I have *never* been asked for an ID when checking into a hotel. Now I'm depressed because I am thinking it's because front desk clerks all over the world think I look old. :-(

Still and all, Why wouldn't a hotel give a room to a couple of 19 year olds? If they have a credit card for "incidentals", why would it matter how old they are? I am truly mystified by this.

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8. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

It's because of the in-room minibars, often enough. The hotels don't want to be counted as liable for offering alcohol to minors. When an older person checks in with a younger person, they usually sign an implicit liability waiver so that the older guest, not the hotel, is responsible if Little Brother goes on a vodka and Red Bull bender.

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9. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

All hotels require ID on check-in. Most hotels will not check-in people under 21. Almost none will check in a minor (under 18).

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10. Re: What hotels will rent to a 19 year old?

When I travel abroad I am almost always asked for my passport. Domestically, just a credit card, but sometimes my license also.