Restaurant charges $681 cancellation fee, leaving woman furious

An Australian woman has been charged with a cancellation fee of $612.893 after she booked a restaurant for her wedding reception but later cancelled it. The restaurant had a policy of charging a cancellation fee if the event was cancelled within a certain period of time.

According to reports, the woman booked the restaurant for her wedding reception in advance but later cancelled the event due to personal reasons. As per the restaurant’s policy, she was charged a fee of $612.893 for cancelling the reservation.

The woman expressed her disappointment with the restaurant’s policy and claimed that the fee was too high. However, the restaurant defended its policy and stated that it was clearly stated in the booking agreement.

Cancellation policies are common in the hospitality industry, especially for events such as weddings. These policies are designed to protect businesses from losses incurred due to cancellations and to ensure that they can continue to operate effectively.

While cancellation fees can be frustrating for customers, it is important to read and understand the terms and conditions before making a reservation. This can help to avoid any surprises and ensure a smooth and stress-free experience for everyone involved.