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Arosa, Grisons, Switzerland
| Best Smart Rentals New York Vacation |
I was suspicious as this apartment wasn\'t one I had interest in, the 20% discount offered, the amateurish website www.bestsmartrentals.com and its recommendation to check the company veracity (Methinks the lady doth protest too much) at Companies House - where a legitimate company presumably unaware of this scam was addressed.
Scammers email received:
Thank you for your inquiry.
New York Vacation (Web address: http://bestsmartrentals.com/property-h71099-in-new-york-63.html ) is currently available for your dates Jun 30, 2013 - Jul 5, 2013 (5 nights).
We have a special offer. The breakdown would be as follows:
$1600.00 ( 5 nights ).
$ 0.00 (Departure Cleaning Fee).
-20% (Discount for special offer only)
$1280.00 (TOTAL/Tax included)
Cancellation 100% refundable 15 Days prior to arrival.
Rate is inclusive of:
Airport transfers, round trip.
Wireless internet access.
Free Laundry service.
For this special offer payment of $1280.00 must be completed within 10 days (to secure this booking).
If you would like to proceed I will just need your name, phone number and home address for the contract and I will forward as e-mail
attachment. Please let me know if you have any questions and how I can further assist you.
We look forward to being of service to you.
Rental Manager Team