In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, John Monaghan makes his way to the Sheraton Suites where he has a confirmed reservation. He is looking forward to resting his weary head after a day of precarious travel. Instead, he is greeted with a closed hotel and is forced to sleep in his car. Why did the hotel forsake him? “The Sheraton Suites abandoned me during the hurricane”
When Ericka Wilson and her sister plan a girls’ getaway to San Juan, they aren’t expecting grand luxury at their Airbnb rental — but they do expect to be able to lock the front door. Now they want a refund after their three-hour stay. “We didn’t feel safe in our rental. Shouldn’t Airbnb refund our money?”
Just before Richard Garber’s Groupon for a two-night stay at the Scottsdale Marriott expires, he falls ill. He can’t contact Groupon in time to cancel. Is he still entitled to a refund? “Why won’t Groupon accept my cancellation?”
Even though parking is included in Todd Brown’s hotel rate, he’s charged again through his car rental company. Should he have to pay his bill twice?
“Double-billed for parking by my car rental company”
Joe Wilson says he didn’t smoke at the Courtyard Boston Lowell. The hotel says he did. Or, to be exact, that he left the room smelling like cigarette smoke.
“He says he didn’t smoke in his room, but Marriott says he did – who’s right?”