Wyndham Hotel Group Resort Fee Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Wyndham Hotel Group, LLC is choosing to settle a class action brought against it by customers who booked rooms at its hotels through its websites. The complaint alleged that the company did not properly disclose resort fees when customers were booking their stays.

Docket Number:

16-cv-746-MRH

Company: Wyndham Hotel Group LLC

Filing Deadline: March 16, 2020

Class Period: June 6, 2010 to October 18, 2019

Objection Deadline: January 27, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: January 6, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: February 21, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

You must show proof that you paid resort fees.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you live in the US (including in the District of Columbia, Puerto Rice, the US Virgin Islands, or another US territory) and (1) you booked a room at a Wyndham-affiliated hotel in the US using the Wyndham Hotel Websites, (2) you completed your stay between June 6, 2010 and October 18, 2019, and (3) you paid a resort fee.

You are not eligible if you booked your stay by telephone, through a third-party website, or in any other way than through the Wyndham Hotel Websites.

A resort fee is any mandatory resort fee, service charge, hotel service fee, resort service fee, or facility fee. It does not include taxes or excise fees paid to government entities or optional fees for things like parking. 

Typical Settlement Amount:

Cash award of $22 for class members who submit a valid claim form. Those who do not will receive 2,200 points in the Wyndham Rewards loyalty program, which can be redeemed for a $25 Restaurant.com gift card or combined with other points for other redemptions.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firm:
Carlson Lynch Sweet & Kilpela

Claim Form: Wyndham Hotel Group Resort Fee Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Luca v. Wyndham Hotel Group, LLC

Settlement Website: Wyndham Hotel Group Resort Fee Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
KCC Class Action Services, LLC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Luca v. Wyndham Hotel Group LLC Settlement Administrator
KCC Class Action Services LLC
PO Box 43237
Providence, RI 02940-3237
admin@2019resortfeesettlement.com
1-855-263-1090

Tags: Additional charges in breach of contract, Deceptive Pricing/Undisclosed Surcharges, Hotel Rooms & Reservations