PLAYA RESORTS, cold calling with guaranteed timeshare resale pitch..

An apparent new company Playa Resorts has started to cold calling timeshare owners and offers a resale of their membership, guaranteed but with the condition of a retainer fee of £995

Playa Resorts address on their paperwork is Office BM6276, London, WC1N 3XX (which is obviously a postbox) and telephone number 0845 287 1282

Their website www.playa-resorts.com was registered at the beginning of 2011 and there is no clear identification on who they are, the contact details give only a part of the postal address and there are no legal terms attached at all.

The fact they are not clearly identified, they cold call consumers and it is very unclear where they got the data from and they ask for an upfront fee which goes straight against the New Timeshare Directive approved this year.

With the above information we would strongly recommend all consumers who are approached by this company to be extremely cautious, NOT TO PAY any money and hang up better sooner than later!

If you have been called by Playa Resorts 08452871282 please let us know.

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Mindtimeshare is registered as a Spanish Association - reg number: G-98401524. Mindtimeshare provides assistance to timeshare owners who have been defrauded by holiday clubs and bogus resale companies. The Mindtimeshare project was launched in February 2011. After dealing with timeshare members over several years who had been defrauded by numerous bogus companies and for large amounts of money, I considered launching an Organisation to help timeshare owners that have been targeted by bogus companies. On this blog you can find information about the different active scam companies and their “modus operandi” and also place comments, ask questions and see comments from other consumers who have the same doubts or have been through the same experience. Mindtimeshare has resulted in a huge success and has received the back up from not only timeshare consumers but also from the professionals in the timeshare Industry. Mindtimeshare helps timeshare owners who have been scammed by bogus Discount Holiday Clubs; bogus cash back companies; fraudulent timeshare resale companies; bogus class action companies and false lawyers and notaries. We offer professional answers and advice to Timeshare users. If you want to send an email instead of posting a comment on the blog please do so by emailing: customercare@mindtimeshare.com
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2 Responses to PLAYA RESORTS, cold calling with guaranteed timeshare resale pitch..

  1. John says:

    Have you heard of a Toby Cooper of “Brasher Litigation”?
    had a call about a “LANDMARK CASE” at the High Court concerning Incentive Leisure Group, and he quote the OFT.com website .
    I tried to check online but cannot find any refernece to the case on the OFT site nor could I find his website given as http://www.brasherlitigation.com.
    Any conformation would help

    regards

    John Black

    • Hi John,
      Thanks for the message.
      We haven’t heard of this one..yet I suppose. The website is not available.
      Did they cold call you, just like that out of the blue?
      I would be extremely careful to start and any moeny upfront a big NO.
      Kind regards
      Customer Care

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