Floribobs tipping guide for Florida
One of the most hottly discussed issues on message boards and forums for people visiting Orlando, Florida on their holidays is how much should people tip for different services.
The United States works differently to the United Kingdom in that service staff such as waiters and waitresses are paid a very low basic wage and rely on tips for their income.
So to answer the age old question of How Much Shoud I tip?
Floribobs.com bring you our Florida tipping guide:
$1 to $5 per round of drinks depending on the number of drinks.
$1 to $5 per bag depending on the level of hotel.
$5 or more depending on if he or she provides a service for you.
$1 to $2 if he or she gets a cab for you.
$1 to $3 per day paid either daily or at the end of your stay - we would reccomend daily as the maid may change on the day of your departure.
Hotel Room Service / Waiter
$1 to $2 per delivery - even if a service charge has been added.
Porter at Airport or Train Station
$1 per bag
SkyCap at Airport
$1 to $3 per bag checked
15 - 20 % of the fare but round up the fare to the nearest dollar.
10% of the cost of the tour.
Vallet Parking Attendant
$1 to $2 but only when you get your car.
15 to 20 % - with %20 being the norm at higher end restaurants.
$1 or small change in higher end restaurants.
$1 to $2 per coat checked unless their is a fee, then nothing.