Most of us associate hotels and Airbnbs with holidays—a special time that doesn't come around too often. A time we want to make the most out of. So, naturally, we're super excited to get away, stay in a lovely hotel, and chill by the pool. Just relax. However, sometimes our expectations aren't met. Maybe the carpet design makes our room look like a bloody crime scene, or maybe the ceiling of your bathroom is so low, you have to kneel in order to take a piss. To remind you not to skip the reviews before booking, Bored Panda has compiled a list of hotel and Airbnb fails that aren't doing these establishments any favors. Continue scrolling and check out the pictures!

#1

This Poorly Translated Food Menu From A Hotel In Saudi Arabia

This Poorly Translated Food Menu From A Hotel In Saudi Arabia

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Eva the Egg
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1 month ago

"popular problem" yep, thats my life

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Something tells me, however, that we shouldn't expect hotels and Airbnbs to fix these problems anytime soon. Their main priority right now is survival. In November, 71% of hoteliers said they won't make it another six months without further federal assistance given current and projected travel demand, and 77% of hotels reported they will be forced to lay off more workers. Without further government assistance, nearly half (47%) of respondents indicated they would be forced to close hotels. More than one-third of hotels said they will be facing bankruptcy or be forced to sell by the end of 2020.

#2

My Hotel's "Pool Area"

My Hotel's "Pool Area"

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

LMAO 😂

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#3

I Reserved An Airbnb With A Sea View. Can't Complain

I Reserved An Airbnb With A Sea View. Can't Complain

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

spectacular!

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The package includes a second round of PPP funding and other benefits that will help the hospitality industry.

"The legislation contains many of the provisions AHLA has advocated for, including a second round of Paycheck Protection Program loans, increasing the size of PPP loans to 3.5 times payroll and making PPP loan expenses tax-deductible," Rogers explained. "This will provide a critical lifeline for hotels and other businesses that have been decimated by the pandemic. Other hotel industry priorities include a one-year extension for Troubled Debt Restructuring (TDR) relief so that banks can continue working with borrowers to gain additional forbearance and debt relief, business meal deductibility through 2022, and expanded Employee Retention Tax Credit."

While this relief is welcome, leaders want to believe that it is just the beginning. "More will be needed to restore the 4.5 million travel jobs lost in the travel and tourism industry, but the process that produced this agreement is hopefully a positive sign for what will be possible to achieve in the next Congress,” Roger Dow, president/CEO, U.S. Travel Association, said.

Anything for you guys. Just save this list and deal with the issues in the pictures after the pandemic is over, OK?

#4

The Cleaner At The Hotel In Egypt, Made This Towel-Monkey, And Dressed It In My Used Boxers

The Cleaner At The Hotel In Egypt, Made This Towel-Monkey, And Dressed It In My Used Boxers

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Mihnea Radulescu
Community Member
1 month ago

don't be a hater! that's funny and the cleaner is quite talented :)

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#5

Came Back To The Hotel Room And Found This. It's The Thought That Counts

Came Back To The Hotel Room And Found This. It's The Thought That Counts

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wandile dludlu
Community Member
1 month ago

That's actually nice... This might be from a country that doesn't speak english and the cleaners might not be good at english.

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#6

The Bathroom In Our Airbnb Was Rather Small

The Bathroom In Our Airbnb Was Rather Small

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

This must be a dollhouse...

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#7

From A French Airbnb Alternative

From A French Airbnb Alternative

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Perspective...

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#8

Asked My Driver To Take Me To A Cheap Hotel, Found This On The Room Door

Asked My Driver To Take Me To A Cheap Hotel, Found This On The Room Door

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

dude hold the camera still 😂

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#9

Flat Carpet In A Hotel In Cologne, Germany Imitating A Curvy Surface

Flat Carpet In A Hotel In Cologne, Germany Imitating A Curvy Surface

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

I feel dizzy now.

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#10

These Stairs At Our Hotel

These Stairs At Our Hotel

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

Alright, who is trying to cripple me?

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#11

Don’t Wake Anybody Up If You’re Exiting The Motel During A Fire

Don’t Wake Anybody Up If You’re Exiting The Motel During A Fire

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Slightly off-topic, but there are hardly things worse than hotetels with badly insulated doors that let you hear everything that is going on on the floors.

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#12

Apparently Our Hotel Took Our Request For A Mini-Fridge Very Literally. Banana For Scale

Apparently Our Hotel Took Our Request For A Mini-Fridge Very Literally. Banana For Scale

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Davor Jelacic
Community Member
1 month ago

The miniest of them all

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#13

The Pool At My Hotel In Birmingham, Alabama. Yes, Those Are Toilets

The Pool At My Hotel In Birmingham, Alabama. Yes, Those Are Toilets

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

"Let's go for a nice morning swim, honey."

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#14

This Picture In The Hotel Lobby Looks Like Pubes

This Picture In The Hotel Lobby Looks Like Pubes

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

If you look at it long enough, you might lose your appetite. A win for those on a diet. Not so much for the restaurant.

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#15

When You Just Want To Be Alone In Your Hotel Room Bathroom, But It Has A Window For No Reason

When You Just Want To Be Alone In Your Hotel Room Bathroom, But It Has A Window For No Reason

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

"Peek a boo"

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#16

It Looks Like The Hotel Cart Ran Someone Over And Is Tracking Their Blood Through The Halls

It Looks Like The Hotel Cart Ran Someone Over And Is Tracking Their Blood Through The Halls

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Sargundeep Singh
Community Member
1 month ago

LMAO, A HIT AND RUN CASE! There should be a movie based on this: The hotel cart which ran over a million guests and ruined the carpet.

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#17

Beijing Hotel Carpet Pattern (Crime Scene?)

Beijing Hotel Carpet Pattern (Crime Scene?)

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

bruh, they couldnt even bother to clean up the crime scene 🙄

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#18

I Raise You My Hotel Pool In Jeju Circa 2017

I Raise You My Hotel Pool In Jeju Circa 2017

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Cat
Community Member
1 month ago

Water efficient...

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#19

The Door Stopper At My Hotel. I Present The "Toe Buster 5000"

The Door Stopper At My Hotel. I Present The "Toe Buster 5000"

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

"Borken toes: IIIII IIIII II"

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#20

This Hotel Bathroom "Tile" Wall Is Actually Just Numerous Pictures Of Denim-Clad Butts

This Hotel Bathroom "Tile" Wall Is Actually Just Numerous Pictures Of Denim-Clad Butts

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

Damn that actually fooled me

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#21

Girlfriends View From The Bed Of Our Hotel Room

Girlfriends View From The Bed Of Our Hotel Room

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

Classy.

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#22

Hair Dryer And Shower Combo In Cairo Hotel

Hair Dryer And Shower Combo In Cairo Hotel

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

Yikes! Has anyone been electocuted yet?

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#23

Went To A Hotel, Paid Extra For A Room With A Bigger TV

Went To A Hotel, Paid Extra For A Room With A Bigger TV

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Impressive!

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#24

Do You Guys Like Crappy Hotel Room Number Signs?

Do You Guys Like Crappy Hotel Room Number Signs?

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

You'll need a Venn diagram to sort that out.

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#25

Airbnb Said I'd Have A Balcony But Seriously

Airbnb Said I'd Have A Balcony But Seriously

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Zsolt Hegedűs
Community Member
1 month ago

That thing is called a french balcony. Technically they didn't lie

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#26

My Hotel Room With An Ocean View

My Hotel Room With An Ocean View

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wandile dludlu
Community Member
1 month ago

I see no lies

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#27

The Fitness Room At The Hotel I Stayed At

The Fitness Room At The Hotel I Stayed At

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Good luck!

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#28

Don't Think The Owner Of This Hotel Thought This Through

Don't Think The Owner Of This Hotel Thought This Through

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Wait....is this the same hotel as the one with a also deceiving rug?

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#29

This Hotel Bathroom

This Hotel Bathroom

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

"The walls are moving"

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#30

Hotel Room In Germany

Hotel Room In Germany

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
1 month ago

Dude: "Are you seriously taking a photo of me?"

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#31

Roommate

Roommate

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE

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#32

Seeing This When First Entering My Hotel Room

Seeing This When First Entering My Hotel Room

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Blinding_Darkness
Community Member
1 month ago

It's a BUTTerfly

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#33

I Found This At A Hotel In Russia

I Found This At A Hotel In Russia

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
1 month ago

Parkour wheelchair user?

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#34

This Was Hanging At A Hostel I Visited In Pai, Thailand

This Was Hanging At A Hostel I Visited In Pai, Thailand

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Juan Hernandez
Community Member
1 month ago

well that ruined my plains

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#35

“Premium Motel”

“Premium Motel”

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chi-wei shen
Community Member
1 month ago

They had a problem, they found a solution.

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#36

The View From The Bed In Our Hotel Room

The View From The Bed In Our Hotel Room

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
1 month ago

Magnificent view

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#37

Painted In A Hotel Stairwell Leading To Fitness Center

Painted In A Hotel Stairwell Leading To Fitness Center

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

everytime I went up I would get a scare seeing this ransoms guy waiting for me

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#38

My Hotel Room Has A Michael Scott Sized TV

My Hotel Room Has A Michael Scott Sized TV

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Aski Markup
Community Member
1 month ago

That's a $200 dollar plasma screen!

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#39

Hotel’s Mirror

Hotel’s Mirror

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
1 month ago

I thought it was a meme

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#40

Checked In To A Hotel And Promptly Checked Out

Checked In To A Hotel And Promptly Checked Out

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Amanda
Community Member
1 month ago

It's no wonder why I wake up stuffy as hell and can't breathe

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#41

The Carpet At My Hotel Was Printed With The Mouse Cursor On It

The Carpet At My Hotel Was Printed With The Mouse Cursor On It

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Evelína Zlá
Community Member
1 month ago

I don´t care... still cool carpet.

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#42

This Amazing View From My Hotel Room

This Amazing View From My Hotel Room

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
1 month ago

But hey, at least there is amazing airflow when you stand at the window.

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#43

The Hotel I Went To Recently Had Some Plumbing Problems

The Hotel I Went To Recently Had Some Plumbing Problems

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Sargundeep Singh
Community Member
1 month ago

ITS A LIGHTED SHOWER!

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#44

Found This At My Local Holiday Inn

Found This At My Local Holiday Inn

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

This cord powers the double-socket!

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#45

Why Are Hotels Like This

Why Are Hotels Like This

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

At least they did not put a "wheelchair ramp" sign there...

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#46

This Hotels Curtains Look Like There Is Blood On Them

This Hotels Curtains Look Like There Is Blood On Them

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wandile dludlu
Community Member
1 month ago

That's the perfect place to murder someone

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#47

This New Hotel Carpet That Looks Like It’s Worn Out Beyond Threadbare

This New Hotel Carpet That Looks Like It’s Worn Out Beyond Threadbare

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Hans
Community Member
1 month ago

Nice airfield vieew, though.

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#48

The 1'5” Gap In This Norwegian Hotel Shower Door

The 1'5” Gap In This Norwegian Hotel Shower Door

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
1 month ago

That made me cringe so hard

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#49

The Hotel I’m Staying At Has Their Locks Installed Backwards

The Hotel I’m Staying At Has Their Locks Installed Backwards

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MrsPossum
Community Member
1 month ago

A great contender for the "it's not my job" awards!! 🤣

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#50

My Wife Is 5’1” And I Am 6’7”, When It Comes To Hotel Robes, One Size Does Not Fit All

My Wife Is 5’1” And I Am 6’7”, When It Comes To Hotel Robes, One Size Does Not Fit All

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wandile dludlu
Community Member
1 month ago

She's actually wearing a longer robe... measure the screen and you'll see. People lying for the likes as usual

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