Guess the Amenity

And now for today’s episode of What The Hell Is This Thing? Version: Guess the Amenity.

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This thing was in a packet on the tray of amenities in the hotel bathroom, along with individually packeted hairbrush and comb, toothbrush, shower cap, shampoo, conditioner, and body wash. It appears to be made of gauze or a gauze like substance in the form of a tube with sealed ends. It’s 32 inches long and 10 inches wide.

Comment on whatever platform you read this with your guesses or with your correct answers. There are no prizes other than the experience of playing (worst. game show. evar.) because we really have no idea what the hell this is. I checked the hotel’s website, but they just listed “bathroom amenities” without going into detail.

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  1. Hot springs towel? To be honest, I’m thinking its a washcloth or something similar.

    1. snefer says:

      We had two washcloths right next to it, though. And there’s no hot springs associated with this hotel, plus the bathrooms pretty much a standard Western bathroom, with no separate places to wash off and then soak. Hm.

  2. Rusty says:

    Maybe it’s a temporary burqa in case you’re a Muslim.

  3. Sara Kate says:

    It’s a body wash towel for in the bath or shower 🙂 You can use it with body wash. They sell many types of these in stores, this is the (more disposable) hotel type.

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