Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP is investigating possible claims against certain hotel and resort chains for charging undisclosed and mandatory resort fees of $25 dollars or more per day. These fees are not disclosed or included in the base room rate when the consumer is deciding to purchase a room. Rather, these fees are disclosed at the time the consumer arrives at the hotel or resort and seeks to check in to the room. Moreover, the hotels and resorts claim that these fees are for additional amenities such as wireless internet, spa and gym access, regardless of whether the consumer actually utilizes such services.
The following hotel and resort chains are being investigated in connection with charging resort fees: Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, including, Andaz, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt House, Hyatt Zilara and Ziva, Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Centric, Hyatt Residence Club; InterContinental Hotels Group, including, InterContinental, Hualuxe, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, EVEN, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Holiday Inn Resort, Holiday Inn Club Vacations, Staybridge Suites, Candlewood Suites; Starwood Hotels and Resorts, including, Four Points, Sheraton, Aloft, W Hotels, Le Méridien, Luxury Collection, Element, Westin, St. Regis, Tribute Portfolio; Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, including, Dolce, Wyndham Grand, Wyndham, Wyndham Garden, Tryp, Wingate, Hawthorn, Microtel, Ramada, Baymont, DaysInn, Super 8, Howard Johnson, Travelodge, Knights Inn.