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“People becareful with them!!! ”

Written on: 30/09/2016 by 82George (1 review written)

Becareful with this company!!! Never again!!!hiliday price up 580£ for some agency tax and fees… Read Full Review

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“Misleading ”

Written on: 15/09/2016

Called last weekend to book a holiday, spoke to a very nice man who give me all the details of the hotel and flights, including times etc, said he would call back within next 10 minutes to give me hotel booking reference number, got a call back 10 minutes later from a very rude man to say the return flight details where incorrect and that we would need another flight, all ok i thought until he said that would be another 100.00 each, he could not understand why I was so upset, so now not going… Read Full Review

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“We used Holiday Discount Centre to look for holidays...”

Written on: 12/08/2016 by StanleyJimenez (1 review written)

We used Holiday Discount Centre to look for holidays and chose one from their site. The holiday was booked through Travel Service Group. After booking the holiday they called back 5 hours later to tell us that the holiday flights may not be any good for us they are not direct, they then offered us other holidays to different locations that we didn't want to go too. This is a sham and I would avoid this company at all costs. They took £500 unauthorised from our account as a so called… Read Full Review

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“The price you see is not what you get.”

Written on: 08/08/2016 by KHorne (3 reviews written)

I have used this site three times this month to find a cheap late holiday all with the same results. Your search for what you want and a price appears with a reference number which is as useful as a chocolate teapot in the Sahara desert. On all three occasions the actual price of the holiday was several hundred pounds more than the price quoted on the website. The site is totally misleading people in to ringing and then the person you speak to tries to push you in to booking. The truth… Read Full Review

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“rip off!!!”

Written on: 31/05/2016 by holidayz (1 review written)

they advertise deals that they cant match, we called for 4 adults sharing a room in September to Malta advertising at £369 each, called up and she said it then was £586 each, she said that the transfers were complimentary but they couldn't have been because when we called up again and spoke to an agent he said it would be £530 with out transfers. They said about extra taxes but didnt tell us what they were for. Don't advertise prices then put them up.. dont shop here!!… Read Full Review

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“Just called and they offered me a holiday and then...”

Written on: 22/05/2016 by Reescr125 (1 review written)

Just called and they offered me a holiday and then tried to charge more money and then I said I didn't want to book so he told me it would be 7 days till I could get a refund!! This is awful to take a payment without agreeing the terms!!!… Read Full Review

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“Send out spam SMS texts with no way of stopping them.”

Written on: 10/05/2016 by 17Hanley (1 review written)

Any company that sends out unsolicited SMS messages advertising their holidays with no way of opting out from a fake number is clearly not a reputable organisation. Be very wary of them!!!… Read Full Review

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“Website prices are never honoured with HDC.”

Written on: 07/03/2016 by Dougswansea (1 review written)

Looked at HDC to book this year's holiday and found a trip to the Canaries for £400. You cannot book online and have to phone up where you will be put through to an Indian call centre. Then you are told that the holiday you want is no longer available but a similar one can be purchased for a lot more money. I was quoted £675 instead of the original £400. If you refuse then they keep phoning you back with "hard-sell". I tried 3 times and it was the same story each time… Read Full Review

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“BEWARE, ADVERTISEMENT PRICE NOT ANYWHERE NEAR TRUE PRICE”

Written on: 18/08/2015

Please beware of the holiday adverts, the cost you see is nowhere near the real price. I phoned up numerous times and was told almost the same story, add £200 plus to advert price. Common themes from agents: The apartments are full, we have to upgrade room or change hotel, It is not a direct flight, therefore extra costs. They will offer cheap transfers and baggage but add the above on anyway. They then become rude on the phone when you question the price. I will never use this site again… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 02/09/2015

Hello,

We appreciate your feedback and take all advice into consideration when reviewing our services.

We have over 40 advertisers who feature holidays on our holiday comparison sitesite, all compulsory charges are included in the price you see however prices are based on 2 adults sharing, so prices can change depending on how many passengers are travelling, also optional extras such as resort transfers, in-flight meals or baggage can incur an additional fee, therefore costs may also increase for this reason. If you could email me the name of the advertiser which you contacted from our comparison site I can look into the additional cost which you mention in your message.


Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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Psipsinel's Comment

Written on: 02/05/2016

True!!! the price is never like on the website.Even when you decided to go.after few minutes they are goinig to call you again because they can not book your flight with the company they was thinking and you need to pay more. I,m going to write rewiev evry site is possible (you can not write on trip advsor (very cleaver hdc).I hope they didit took the money from my account ,when i cancel my holiday ,because of paying more and more!!!

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“PRICES ARE NOT THE SAME AS ADVERTISED”

Written on: 16/08/2015 by boBentley291 (1 review written)

I rang up after seeing a holiday I wanted for £296 pp = £592 I thought it will be about £15 for transfers plus £48 each for baggage £96 so I reckoned that the price would be around the £700 + mark but after a while of speaking I got the final price of £961 why don't they put the price what it will cost on their website so people can see what it will cost When I asked why it was so different I was informed that all the standard rooms had gone and I was getting a bigger room… Read Full Review

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Written on: 02/09/2015

Hello,

We appreciate your feedback and take all advice into consideration when reviewing our services.

We have over 40 advertisers who feature holidays on our holiday comparison sitesite, all compulsory charges are included in the price you see however prices are based on 2 adults sharing, so prices can change depending on how many passengers are travelling, also optional extras such as resort transfers, in-flight meals or baggage can incur an additional fee, therefore costs may also increase for this reason. Also availability is subject to room availability but if you could email me the name of the advertiser which you contacted from our comparison site I can look into the additional cost which you mention in your message.


Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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Wendylanz1's Comment

Written on: 03/10/2015

Hi,
Thank you for replying I was not 100% sure of travel company so I have contacted the one I thought it was super escapes the man was very nice but the advertised price for the Blue sea apts Lanzarote was £161 per person = £322 plus baggage £50 each plus transfers £13 each which comes to £448 for the flight etc as advertised so why was I quoted £675 if this deal isn't available then it should be taken off the site I look forward to your response for the additional £257 which i have been quoted

Regards

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“Review of Holiday Discount Centre”

Written on: 13/07/2015 by melaniestorey (1 review written)

Price advertised is a ruse to get you interested, one company trebled advertised then kept ringing me to try to get me to book, when i found a holiday with a diff company and booked was contacted 4 days later to be told oops sorry overbooked so helped me find another hol, was told 269 but ended up paying 804 which i did not agree to i agreed to 325 each for 2 of us, i ended up overdrawn when i rang to find out price hike i was told they hadnt added our baggage from first holiday agreement and… Read Full Review

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“Holiday”

Written on: 11/07/2015 by Rodney298 (1 review written)

What a joke the holidaydiscount centre are a holiday was advertised at £189 when I phoned up to book 6 people on it jumped to £209 I was told the lower price was only for 2 people then they wanted £40 per person for a app so you could check yourself in I have never heard of this before so I cancelled the whole thing they just kept adding money on for things that no other holiday operator does… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 20/07/2015

Hello,

We appreciate your feedback and take all advice into consideration when reviewing our services.

We have over 40 advertisers who feature holidays on our site, all compulsory charges are included in the price you see however prices are based on 2 adults sharing, so prices can change depending on how many passengers are travelling, also optional extras such as resort transfers, in-flight meals or baggage can incur an additional fee, therefore costs may also increase for this reason. If you could email me the name of the advertiser which you contacted from our comparison site I can look into the £40 per person charge you mention in your message.


Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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Lauraroby's Comment

Written on: 04/09/2015

Hi I am looking to book with your company but after the operator told me total price he said we need to pay £40 for checking in. Why do we have to do that?

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“Joke”

Written on: 04/07/2015 by GrantLittle (1 review written)

Will not be trying to book a holiday through holidaydiscount centre again their web site was offering holidays for £187 but when you phone up they put on £40 a person right away then they wanted £40 a person so that they could send you an app so that you could check yourself in I told them I could check myself in for free but they said you have to buy the app because it was a Spanish airline never heard such bull will spread the word about this company… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 07/07/2015

Hello,

We appreciate your feedback and take all advice into consideration when reviewing our services.

We have over 40 advertisers who feature holidays on our site, all compulsory charges are included in the price you see however optional extras such as resort transfers, in-flight meals or baggage can incur an additional fee, therefore costs may increase for this reason. If you could email me the name of the advertiser which you contacted from our comparison site I can look into this further for you.



Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“worst company I've dealt with!!!!”

Written on: 05/09/2014 by Emman120 (1 review written)

I have had so many problems with a holiday I booked with holiday discount centre, we had to pay extra than what was advertised! We have been treated disgusting by this company, you get passed from operator to operator and they don't resolve your situation! I asked for to luggage bags and when I had my notice of payment, they had changed it and only given us one bag for two adults to share, which is ridiculous! Then they tell me if I want another luggage bag I have to pay an extra £80 they are… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 06/01/2015

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you had been experiencing problems with an advertiser featured on Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.


Kind Regards
Vicky Liddle
PR Representative - HDC

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Renatadrauge's Comment

Written on: 25/01/2015

thank you for your comment
i was just a minute from start book my holiday last minute with this company and i changed my mind as i don't have a few extra days for fixing any problems
thank you
Renata

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“Never Use. Conn Men & Woman!!!”

Written on: 27/08/2014 by Captain1001 (1 review written)

We booked 3 days in Majorca with this crowd advertised for £319 each the total holiday ended up costing almost £800. We also had to pay Agency gold service, 4 of them! at a cost of £18, so £72 which they claim is compulsory. Then called me after taking the cash from my account and said I must upgrade as the room the sold is gone, this was an another £40. I did complain to the manager who decided to refund this. I spoke with a few individuals who were all extremely rude once they and took… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Response to Captain1001's Review

Written on: 29/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with offers shown on our Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

You mention the holiday was advertised at £319 each and the total cost ended up at £800, was this £800 each or £800 for 2 people, I would really like to find out what the difference in cost was for. Compulsory charges must be included in the advertised price, but optional extras such as in-flight meals, baggage or transfers can be charged as an extra if you require them on your booking.

Could you please email me with the advertiser you contacted and your booking reference and I will make sure your comments are passed onto their senior management team for investigation.

I would like to assure you this matter will be dealt with once your email has been received.

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“robbing people misguided ifmation can't SPK to anybody...”

Written on: 24/08/2014

Started of booking a 102 pound holiday which turn was advertised and still on the pages to find out it comes to 357.00 I didn't argee for the author at I on of two different amounts off my card no conformation 2 days later so I've have stop the payment as it was not correct try to SPK to hot deals all morning to suddenly get some flight deals still no conformation of the holiday so still dontnknow why a 102pound holiday comes to 357with no baggage I might add hotdeal holidays are a completed… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 27/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with Hot Deal Holidays.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

Could you please email me with you contact details to discuss this further?

Once I have more information on the holiday enquiry I will make sure your comments are passed onto Hot Deal Holidays senior management team for investigation.

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“Don't even bother”

Written on: 23/08/2014 by Debbiepat (1 review written)

I'm normally realistic with this stuff, 130pp to Rhodes off peak all inclusive. Obviously I was never going to pay this! The sneakiness involved in gradually bumping up the price. Baggage,ok. Booking fee, ok. Online check in...really!? But yeah ok. Price still good so yes we will book. Then a phone call 20 mins later....... Oh mam there has been a block booking of 20 people on the flight we were going to book you (really how do they know what budget airline bookings are???) so other flights are… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Response to Debbiepat's Review

Written on: 27/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with offers shown on our Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

Could you please email me with the advertiser you contacted and I will make sure your comments are passed onto their senior management team for investigation.

I would like to assure you this matter will be dealt with once your email has been received.

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“Never Right Price ”

Written on: 23/08/2014 by 247Nielsen (1 review written)

Total waste of time looking as no price is anywhere near what it says!! DONT WASTE YOUR TIME LOOK ELSE WHERE!!… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 27/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with offers shown on our Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

Could you please email me with the advertiser you contacted and I will make sure your comments are passed onto their senior management team for investigation.

I would like to assure you this matter will be dealt with once your email has been received.

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“Robbers”

Written on: 10/08/2014

All the added extras that they don't tell you about until you have handed over your card details and about to book your holiday are shocking holiday advertised at 217 pp was expecting baggage and transfers so phoned them up for full price and was told 309 pp spoke with the rest of my party they all agreed and phoned back to book for them to add admin charges and online booking fees then debit card fees now costs 335 pp this is not legal total false advertising by the company's but also by the… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 12/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with offers shown on our Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

I would like to look into this further for you, could you please email me with your contact details to discuss this further?

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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“never again”

Written on: 09/08/2014 by Devyn53 (1 review written)

Got a price to start with gave my credit card details, after 10 mins on hold was told had to pay a booking fee £20 per person and also a £18 per person online checking for me meant extra £180 on top of my already ageed price of £1006 this in my calculations adds upto £1186 but the guy was asking for £1250 ish when i refused and asked to speak to a supervisor who didnt knw price breakdown (useless) gave a discount price came to £1236ish!!! I would never use these people again, there think… Read Full Review

Hdccare's Comment

Written on: 12/08/2014

Hello,

May I firstly say how sorry I was to hear that you have been experiencing problems with offers shown on our Holiday Discount Centre comparison website.

Holiday Discount Centre is a holiday price comparison site therefore we do not take bookings directly. However we do follow a strict code of conduct and also have regular compliance checks in place to monitor our advertisers.

Could you please email me with the advertiser you contacted and I will make sure your comments are passed onto their senior management team for investigation.

I would like to assure you this matter will be dealt with once your email has been received.

Kind Regards

Vicky Liddle

PR Representative - HDC

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