Tipping is not optional. Only withhold tips in cases of outrageously bad service.
|Airport skycaps & hotel bellhops||$2 per bag, minimum $5 per cart|
|Bartenders||15% per round, minimum $1 per drink|
|Concierges||Nothing for simple information, up to $10 for securing last-minute restaurant reservations, sold-out show tickets etc|
|Housekeeping staff||$2 to $4 daily, left under the card provided; more if you’re messy|
|Parking valets||At least $2 when handed back your car keys|
|Restaurant servers & room service||18% to 20%, unless a gratuity is already charged (common for groups of six or more)|
|Taxi drivers||10% to 15% of metered fare, rounded up to the next dollar|