Anthony & veteran designer Blanche Garcia personally countdown the ten biggest and most amazing challenges & renovations from Hotel Impossible's first 5 seasons; providing insights, secrets, and some never-before-seen footage.
Anthony visits the White Caps Motel in Wildwood, New Jersey, the number one resort town on the Jersey Shore. After learning the business isn't really in financial trouble, Anthony discovers the owner is taking advantage of her underpaid general manager. Can Anthony fix the White Caps Motel's poor management before the employees decide they've had enough?
Anthony Melchiorri visits Bayfield, Wisconsin, to try and help the struggling Greunke's First Street Inn and Restaurant. Owned by an overworked family, the underperforming hotel operation is being neglected in favor of an on-site restaurant and pizzeria. To get the inn running to its full potential, Anthony will have to convince the owner to agree to some major management changes and mend fences with her family.
Anthony Melchiorri is on a mission to save three struggling hotels near Sturgis, South Dakota. Will he have time to fix all the issues at these properties before hundreds of thousands of bikers come rolling into town?
Anthony Melchiorri visits a struggling hotel in Albany, New York, and discovers filthy rooms and very poor management. The owner wants to spend over a million dollars to rebuild from scratch, but Anthony tries to convince him to renovate instead. Anthony brings in a designer to help with room renovations while he helps rebuild the management staff and trains the owner on proper maintenance practices and management techniques. Will this be enough to bring the hotel up to acceptable stanadards?
Anthony Melchiorri visits Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Arkansas where lodging takes a backseat to the animals. If Anthony can help the owners make lodging a priority, they could generate more money to save more animals.
At Hooligan's Lodge in Soldotna, Alaska, Anthony meets an owner who won't comply with the local fire code. She doesn't pay her employees on time, and when she does, the checks bounce. Can Anthony give her a wake-up call before the place goes up in flames?
At Clegg's Hotel on Fire Island, New York, Anthony Melchiorri meets a controlling owner that needs to update his hotel, which has barely changed in 70 years. Will Anthony be able to get through to the owner?
Anthony reveals the amazing amenities of Miami's historic Fontainebleau Hotel. A two-story suite with personal pool, hot tub & elevator, a juggling bartender, a consultant on the beach & how it serves the freshest seafood in town.
Anthony enjoys the best service in Chicago at the Langham Hotel. Starting with a ride in a pink London taxi, the hotel blows him away with a $6000/night suite, a decadent spread, and an unprecedented feat of customer service.