All Guest Room doors accessible from corridors (and patios
ground floor) will be equipped with a mortise lock which is
always locked when the door is closed. The mortise lock will
feature a 25mm throw deadbolt and a minimum 15mm deadlatch,
both of which are retractable by turning the inside door knob.
The device used to activate the lock shall have the capability
of being changed with each new guest. This must be done
A thumb turn deadbolt lock alone is not acceptable and
will not be allowed for security and safety reasons.
Balcony doors of the glass sliding type
found on Guest Rooms above the ground level will be equipped
with a hookbolt deadlock operable from the Guest Room side
of the stationary glass panel for:
1. provision for a locking ("Charlie") bar to
be placed on the track between the sliding panel frame and
the door frame; and
2. to reduce maintenance on the track hardware.
All doors will have locking instructions posted on the
Guest Room side of the door.
All Guest Room entrance doors will be equipped with three
(3) anti-friction type hinges. One (1) hinge shall be of
the self-closing type (adjustable spring hinge). Alternatively,
a door closer shall be provided. The door must self-close
and lock without assistance.
Either wall mounted type, with adequate grounds provided
in wall construction, or floor angle type, mounted with
anchoring type screws, depending on design conditions. All
stops to be type with white rubber bumper. Exterior sliding
glass doors to have bumpers at each end of track.
All Guest Room doors are to be equipped with either a door
guard security device (preferred) or a chain type locking
All Guest Room doors will be equipped with one-way door
viewers permitting the guest to have 180 degree visibility
of the corridor from within the room. The door viewer shall
be of tamper-proof construction with a glass lens and is
to be mounted 1350mm A.F.F.L. in centre of door.
All Guest Room doors will have a number identifying them
as Guest Rooms. The numbers will be surface mounted on the
door or adjacent to it.