Holidaymaker’s Sea View Room Was Giant Poster

A woman who had paid through the nose for a hotel room with a stunning sea view realises she has been conned with a giant poster.

Influencer Clarisa Murgia had paid extra for the room because of the spectacular coastal views in the advert as part of a holiday of a lifetime across Europe.

But when she checked in she discovered the breathtaking view was just a huge seaside poster stuck on the wall of a building opposite her balcony.

As she filmed the scene, Clarisa showed how from one angle the poster looked just like the real thing.

@clarisamurgia/Newsflash

But as she pans to the side the footage shows it is just a huge picture on the other side of a dingy alley.

The real view is a crumbling white wall and rows of barred windows.

She then shared a video of the massive scam on TikTok on 18th May in a clip titled ‘Expectation vs Reality’.

Argentine national Calrisa added: “Someone rented a B&B with a sea view. I feel scammed, guys.

“No one has ever deceived me like this before, hahaha.”

The video quickly clocked up more than 2.5 million views.

TikTok user ‘ermiiguelito’ said: “That’s why I always look at the location so I don’t fail.”

Photo shows the ‘sea view’ that an Argentinian woman got when renting an apartment, undated. (@clarisamurgia/Newsflash)

Then user ‘mireillerrnn’ commented: “Not even my ex lied that much.”

And ‘javi’ added: “My luck in life is summarised in this video.”


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