By Nikki Ekstein
Updated: February 02, 2017

Why stop at Nespresso machines and turndown chocolates? When it comes to services and perks, some brands are taking things to the next level. Here, a few of our favorites.

Before: The hotel umbrella
After: Burberry trenches in every suite
Seen At: Maybourne Hotel Group

Before: Welcome wishbones
After: Puppies as concierges
Seen At: Kimpton

Before: Mini-bars
After: Grocery delivery with ready-to-make meals
Seen At: Affinia Hotels

Before: Yoga mat room service
After: Running partners who take you sightseeing
Seen At: Westin Hotels & Resorts

We Also Love: Destination-themed scavenger hunts for kids at Ritz-Carlton hotels; bedside sample-size wine bottles at turndown at JW Marriott; itineraries created by local influencers, such as Piers Morgan in London or Nina Garcia in New York, for guests at Rosewood hotels.

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