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Here is the latest travel information released by hotel companies. Most hotels have waived cancellation fees.

Best Inns, Suites, and Hotels

  • To cancel reservations, call 800-237-8466

    Best Western
  • Guests arriving through September 16 will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees; call 800-331-0075

    Choice Hotels (including Clarion, Mainstay Suites, Quality Inn, Comfort Suites, Comfort Inn, Sleep Inn, Rodeway Inn, and EconoLodge)
  • Cancellation and early departure fees may be waived, depending on the location of your hotel. Check with individual hotel properties for specific information

    Drury Inn & Hotels
  • Travelers with reservations through Sunday will not be charged no-show or cancellation fees; call 800-DRURY-INN (800-378-7946)

    Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
  • Travelers with reservations through September 30 will not be charged cancellation fees
  • Group or social events scheduled through September 30 may be canceled without penalty
  • Call 800-441-1414 for information

    Hawthorn Suites
  • To cancel reservations, call 800-527-1133

    Hilton (including Doubletree, Embassy Suites, Homewood Suites, Red Lion Hotels, and Hampton Inn)
  • Travelers with reservations through September 30 will not be charged no-show, cancellation, or early departure fees
  • Group or social events scheduled through October 31 may be canceled without charge or penalty

    HotelDiscounts.com
  • Reservations may be cancelled without penalty at customer request through September 17
  • Rooms are available in New York City and other locations
  • Call 800-715-7666 for information

    Hotwire
  • If you are scheduled to check in on or before September 18 and cannot reach your destination, call Hotwire at 877-HOTWIRE (877-468-9473) for a refund
  • If you have questions that do not require immediate attention, please e-mail support@hotwire.com

    Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
  • Guests will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees; call 800-233-1234

    Marriott (including Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn, Renaissance Hotels, Residence Inn, SpringHill Suites, TownPlace Suites)
  • For information about guests at the New York Marriott World Trade Center or Financial Center, call 866-866-9928. From outside the U.S. or Canada, call collect at 941-541-1725.
  • To cancel hotel stays, visit Marriott.com or call 800-228-9290 in the U.S. and Canada. Cancellation fees will be waived.

    Motel 6
  • Travelers arriving through September 16 will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees; call 800-4-MOTEL-6 (800-466-8356)

    Orbitz
  • If you have a hotel reservation in the next few days, you may cancel or rebook online in "My Stuff"
  • Call 888-656-4546 for additional assistance

    priceline.com
  • If you have a hotel reservation scheduled on or before September 16, call 800-657-9168 or e-mail priceline.com customer service for assistance

    Radisson
  • To change or cancel reservations, visit Radisson.com or call 800-333-3333.
  • All cancellation fees are waived until further notice

    Red Roof Inn
  • Travelers arriving through September 16 will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees; call 800-RED-ROOF (800-733-7663)

    Ritz-Carlton Hotels
  • Travelers will not be charged cancellation fees until further notice; call 800-241-3333 or the specific hotel property

    Six Continents (including Crowne Plaza, Intercontinental, Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express)
  • Travelers with reservations through Sunday, September 16, will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees
  • For rebooking or cancellation, call 888-837-1106
  • A special toll-free hotline, 800-447-2981, has been set up to assist stranded travelers or those affected by the week's tragedies. Customers will be offered rooms at a Six Continents property or other hotel chain, at the lowest available rate

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts (including Westin, Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, St. Regis, Luxury Collection, W Hotels)
  • To change or cancel current reservations, call 888-625-5144.
  • All cancellation fees are waived until further notice

    Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
  • All hotels are in operation, including those in the New York and Washington areas
  • To change or cancel reservations, visit Wyndham's website or call 800-996-3426
  • Travelers with reservations through September 30 will not be charged cancellation or no-show fees

    Information and content courtesy of SmarterLiving.com
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