Indeed, privacy is the point.
Lobby looks more then from Sodom and Gomorra then from a 3 star hotel after 21.
Thoroughly drained, the gentleman from Idaho went downstairs, where he asked the madam what his bill was.
Yes you will see the odd police car there but they turn a blind eye! It is also shown that Mavis' mother was killed by a mob in approximately 1895 based on a family portrait showing Mavis at around one-year-old with both of her parents.