Lawsuit Targets Billions Of Dollars In Mysterious Hotel ‘Resort Fees’

Resort fees — those pesky mandatory surcharges ranging from $15 to $100 that are added to your hotel room rate — topped $2.1 billion in 2013. And they’re growing in popularity: A 2014 survey by the American Hotel & Lodging Association found that the number of hotels charging the fees had doubled since 2012. Now, one…