【英语口语】美语情景对话 第59期:Making a Reservation 预订客房
Making a Reservation 预订客房
Reservationist(R): Good afternoon. What can I do for you?
Client (C) : Good afternoon. I’m calling from Beijing Foreign Trade Company. Is it possible for me to have a suite?
R: Certainly, can you give me your name please, sir?
C: West, W-E-S-T.
R: Thank you, Mr. West. But by the way, how long will you stay here?
C: I’ll stay here for quite a long time.
R: I’m glad you will be staying at our hotel for a long time.
C: How much is the suite, please?
R: Your suite is 320 yuan (RMB) per day.
C: Does that include attendance?
R:Three hundred and twenty yuan a day, service included.
C: Meals included?
R: Meals are extra, not included.
C: What services come with that?
R: For three hundred and twenty yuan a day, you will have one bedroom with air-conditioning, a sitting room, a bathroom, a colour TV set, a telephone and a major international newspaper delivered to your room every day.
C: Do I have to pay in advance?
R: Yes, you may pay half of it. The account will be settled later.
C: On which floor is the suite?
R: We have reserved two suites for you to choose. One is on the first floor, the other on the thirteenth floor. Both of them have a bathroom and face to the south.
C: What’s the difference between them？
R: The conditions and the prices are the same. No difference.。
C: Which is quiet? I want a quiet one. I hate noise at night.
R: The one on the thirteenth floor is very quiet. The room number is 1316.
C: I think I’ll take the one on the thirteenth floor.。
R: OK. And your arrival and departure dates?
C: I don’t know, but it could be seventeen to twenty days.
R: Then we can only confirm a room from the 10th to the 27th. I’m afraid we won’t be able to guarantee you the room after the 27th.
C: What if there isn’t any room then?
R: Don’t worry, sir, We can either put you on a waiting list or find you a room in a nearby hotel.
C: Fine, thank you. Good-bye.