Being locked out of a hotel room without a key or clothes is the stuff of nightmares and ridiculous farce.
But for one man staying at an American hotel the humiliation of having to make his way to reception has been made worse by the hotel CCTV footage being viewed by 600,000 people on YouTube, according to The Sun website in Britain.
The Sun reports that the man took the elevator where he encountered a mother and son.
The mother shielded her young boy's eyes from the naked man but the bare guest's humiliation did not end there.
When he finally reached the desk, he asked for the key to his room but the receptionist instead asked him to produce ID, The Sun reported.