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Phone: (503) 728-4311 945 E Columbia River Hwy, Clatskanie, OR 97016
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Factors that raised the rating for Northwoods Inn Motel include:
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||1|
|Total Closed Complaints||1|
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|Customer Experience||Total Customer Reviews|
|Total Customer Reviews||0|
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Business ManagementSach Patel, Manager
THIS LOCATION IS NOT BBB ACCREDITED
945 E Columbia River Hwy
Clatskanie, OR 97016 (503) 728-4311 Directions
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Problems with Product/Service
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Complaint: I made a reservation on the phone 2 days before I would arrive, to stay at this motel for 3 nights. When I made the reservation, no mention was made that there was a NO REFUND policy for early check out. When I checked in, it was late, and although the fine print does say that there is, "...no discount or refund for EARLY CHECK OUT", I did not notice it, and I would contend that the way it is written almost assures that a reasonably alert person would miss it as well. In my 30 years of making reservations and staying at motels, I have never known that this could legally be a policy. I believe that any reasonable person would assume that the policy at this motel was the same as any other, unless it was specifically pointed out either during the initial reservation, or at check in, or at least displayed in a prominent sign at the check in area.
Desired Settlement: I would like a full refund for the two nights I did not stay at this motel, $159.98 and a change in policy such that the NO REFUND FOR EARLY CHECK OUT POLICY is shown on the bill as printed here, also is verbally mentioned at each reservation and check in as well as prominent signage to this effect is posted at the front desk.