Advertisement

16 People Who Purchased Something And Then Realized They Got Scammed Once It Was Too Late

1.This person who ordered a pair of sneakers but only received one in the package:

A single new white sneaker with a blue and red logo in an open box, with packaging around
u/Maminyam / Via reddit.com

2.This person who booked a stay at a hotel that claimed to have a "pool area":

A pool table where a pool used to be
u/Johnoplata / Via reddit.com

3.This person who ordered a Mother's Day cake:

A cake with "HAPPY WOMEN' DAY" written on it erratically in icing, adorned with four cherries
u/ks2427 / Via reddit.com

4.This family who booked an Airbnb with a pool, only to discover upon their arrival that it was drained:

A pool with no water
u/Particular-Bike-9275 / Via reddit.com

5.This person who ordered carbonara from a "5-star UberEats restaurant":

A box of dry-looking penne pasta with pieces of bacon on foil
u/Skoldaed / Via reddit.com

6.This person who ordered a $15 Caesar salad from a restaurant:

Takeout box with whole lettuce leaves and a side of dipping sauce and a few croutons
u/ThisssBabe / Via reddit.com

7.This person who checked into a hotel room that allegedly had "city views":

A view of abandoned, decrepit buildings
u/taipeicity / Via reddit.com

8.This person who ordered a PlayStation from eBay but was sent an Xbox controller:

The Xbox controller next to the PlayStation controller box

9.This person who booked a stay at a hotel where they quickly learned they couldn't bathe:

Dirty water coming from the faucet of a bathtub
u/JonBoy82 / Via reddit.com

10.This person who ordered this Deadpool costume online:

The character's costume as it appeared in the ad, next to the one the person actually received, which looks like a poorly homemade one
u/llewellyns / Via reddit.com

11.This person who checked into their hotel room and found an eye-opening note in the bed:

"If you're reading this note, they didn't change the sheets"
u/time2fly80 / Via reddit.com

12.This person who paid for a hotel room that had a crappy TV setup:

A very small TV that looks like a small tablet on the wall
u/dyoerdt / Via reddit.com

13.This person who paid for a hotel room with a balcony that they discovered they couldn't even access:

Message on the balcony door reading, "For your safety these doors have been locked"
u/RosemaryCrafting / Via reddit.com

14.This person who ordered brisket nachos and was served this abomination:

A plate of nachos with partially melted American cheese and dry beef toppings, served on a table with a side of green salsa
u/devmikale / Via reddit.com

15.This person who booked a stay in a hotel room that was said to be "facing the sea":

The sea view blocked by the top of a brick and stone roof
u/Sappok / Via reddit.com

16.And lastly, this person who booked an Airbnb with a hot tub that hadn't been cleaned in forever:

A hot tub with dirty water in it and a rust-colored top
u/Forsaken_Storm_6397 / Via reddit.com