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Old 08-17-2017, 11:10:34 AM
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January 4th I made 2 reservations thru Booking.com for rooms during the swap and show in Portland. Both my reservations were canceled by the hotel and they said that the website booked rooms they didn't have. But, for double the money they did have a room for me? WTH, Has anybody else had this problem?
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Is it in the path of the eclipse? Everything is sold out here in Oregon
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January 4th I made 2 reservations thru Booking.com for rooms during the swap and show in Portland. Both my reservations were canceled by the hotel and they said that the website booked rooms they didn't have. But, for double the money they did have a room for me? WTH, Has anybody else had this problem?
They figure why rent room to you at a discount price less website commissions when they can rent every room they have for at least double the money with no commissions.
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^ This is pure logic
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Old 08-17-2017, 02:05:50 PM
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Sounds like a lot of people at the swapmeets.no prices on any thing different price depending on your looks. I just pass right by when no prices on the stuff.
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^ I hate that! I wish EVERYONE would pass right on by unpriced stuff! A swap meet or flea market is NOT an auction!
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no price, no sale. Hate the "make offer" signs also.
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Complain to booking.com.. Your booking is a contract, and what they are doing is Racketeering.
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One time I booked a room with Super 8 on their web site. When I got there the hotel wanted to charge me almost double the price that I was quoted when I booked it. I did not argue with the hotel, I figured the young gal working the desk did not know any better. I went ahead and paid it, when I got home I contacted Super 8 and they refunded the difference.
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Complain to booking.com.. Your booking is a contract, and what they are doing is Racketeering.
I did call and complain, unfortunately computer problems happen!! LOL, Its all a scam, they said they would help me find another hotel, they don't get it, THERE ARE NONE!!! that's why I did this in January. I just pick a day and drive down for the day, usually just to buy a fish sandwich!! LOL
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