Hotels fight back on fake holiday claims

Hoteliers' industry group says it will pursue all fraudsters through the Spanish legal system

Many claims involve alleged sickness from food poisoning

THE Spanish Confederation of Hotels and Tourist Apartments (CEHAT) has told British tour operators that their patience is coming to an end with holiday-makers who make false insurance claims after returning home.

Representatives from major tourist areas have explained their situation to members of the Association of Travel Agencies and Tour Operators British (ABTA) at a meeting in Madrid. CEHAT’s general secretary Ramón Estalella said that the sector is taking a series of measures to protect its interests, including pursuing all fraudsters through the Spanish legal system.

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