If we get stuck longer at a job or something goes wrong and we need a hotel I often fire up the laptop connected to the mobile and hit the Accor web site, Holiday Inn in seems cheaper on the continent than here I've noticed at times!
Formule1 is very basic, but we've used them numerous times and always found them clean.
Student Son and his Media Studies friend were with me at one F1.
His mate videod the Hotel with no staff for a uni project!
Automated entry to car park, Automated Entry to the Hotel by Credit Card I booked with, Lights that turned themselves on, Coded room entry and the Auto cleaning toilets and showers!
Ibis and Novotel have been very helpful with our work trailers on route as well, giving positions under cameras and keeping an eye on them. Top Service