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“We work with a host of providers not unique to IBEROSTAR who service other hotel chains and renowned brands,” the statement says. In several cases, travelers told the Journal Sentinel that staffers at Iberostar resorts would not call the police and said the guests should take a cab to the police department if they wanted to file a report.