Travelodge gets 200,000 strange requests a year - but which ones are real?

 
Catherine Neilan
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Travelodge: Can you guess which of these bizarre requests are real? (Source: Travelodge)
My mother always used to complain that I treated her house like a hotel, but judging by some of the requests made at the Travelodge chain, I really wasn't trying hard enough.
The British business today revealed some of its most bizarre requests made by some of the 17 million guests that stayed at one of its 513 hotels – and some of them are pretty weird.
The firm claims to receive more than 200,000 strange requests every year. But can you spot the genuine ones from those we made up?
Take our quiz to find out how well you know the hotel business – and whether you'd cut it as a top hotelier or whether customers should steer clear of your hospitality...

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Can you please store my lobster in your freezer?

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Can someone get me some more pillows – I usually sleep with 16.

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I can't get to sleep without the sound of whales singing – can you pipe some into my room?

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How many baked beans are served in your breakfast?

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Do you have any rooms I can clean? I like to clean.

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I've left my theatre tickets at home – can you get me a replacement?

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Can my boss be dropped by helicopter in the hotel car-park?

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Do you have the number of a local escort agency?

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What time does the 24 hour reception close?

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Can I bring my pet snake with me? He likes live mice for breakfast.

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