Hotels are returning fire in the "junk fee" war. Don't be a casualty
Watch out for mandatory destination fees and other creative surcharges
Robert Kraus encountered the worst junk fee ever on a recent visit to Washington, D.C. That's when his hotel added a surprise $20 "Daily Mandatory Destination Charge" to his bill.
A Daily Mandatory what?
Yeah, that's just a fancy new word for a resort fee. Kraus' surcharge covered food and beverage credit, bike rental a…