Flashy accommodations not the choice of Obama crowd

01/19/2009 | Honolulu Advertiser, The

The Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., still has its presidential suite open with personal jet service for Tuesday's inauguration, for a price of $440,000. While hospitality rates are soaring in general with 1 million to 4 million visitors expected for the inauguration and the surrounding celebrations, lavish accommodations such as Shoreham's suite have not gone over as well as some expected.

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