Kathy Galloway is upset at her car rental company, Dollar Rent a Car, and the site through which she reserved the vehicle, Carrentals.com.
Sometimes a best-price guarantee just isn't worth the trouble. That's what Lynne Fukumoto thought after trying to make a claim on a Priceline "Name Your Own Price" hotel room recently.
Phillip Barszczowski's Hertz car, which he booked through Priceline, cost $122. Not bad for a four-day rental in Wyoming, considering what rates have been doing lately.
Bob Slattery booked a room at La Maltese Estate Villa, a hotel that exudes the ambience of a privileged "members only" private club in Santorini, Greece. The rate? An unbelievable $110 per night, snagged through the site Vacationist.com.
Mary is an in-house reservation agent for an upscale, full-service hotel in a major American city. I’m not using her […]
Kathi McGaffigan and Bruce Nordqusit's upcoming Italy cruise on the Celebrity Constellation came with an unpleasant surprise just a few days before they set sail. The company discovered a pricing error and reset their rate from $999 per person to $1,549, and although it apologized for the mistake, it insisted on charging the couple the difference.
When Jack Whalen found an unbelievable room rate of $58 a night at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago -- and on a holiday weekend, no less -- he was thrilled. "This was to have been an anniversary trip, and my wife would love to stay at a high end hotel at a great price," he says.