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1 Pigeon Forge, TN, United States Review updated:

We have been scammed, lied to, taken advantage of, etc, etc, etc by Grand Crowne. Two GC employees in Branson, Mo told us the sales staff at Pigeon Forge lied to us. I have their names. One has been with GC for many years, (or so they said.) But, I have called several times and asked for him and he answered the phone. We have NEVER been able to use this thing when or where we wanted. Oh, we also tried the "make your reservations a year in advance trick, , too". What a joke. We're in our sixties and cannot take vacation due to paying hundreds of dollars each month on this atrocity I will not allow something like this to take advantage of me.. We're ready to do something about this mess. I have tons of ammunition and information to make this happen. This has become my priority. Oh, by the way, GC has an employee who is running blocker on this website, to try and disspell the severity of what they are doing. I WILL NOT BE DETERRED. To discuss this, call me at : 205.542.5232. Remember, there is strength in numbers, so, let's go after them...

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  • Br
      20th of Aug, 2008
    0 Votes
    timeshare - United resorts
    Timeshare
    Deltona
    Florida
    United States
    Phone: 866-556-0437

    I was pitched by this company to offer my timeshare for sale or rent. The prices quoted as being available to me were much higher than the market value and aroused my suspicion. The upfront fee was sizable and the whole thing seemed suspicious. When i cited complaints on this site, I was told that they were probably posted by "disgruntled employees" i checked with one person listed and this was not the case.

  • Va
      6th of Jan, 2009
    0 Votes
    timeshare - Timeshare sell
    Timeshares Quick Sale
    Milpitas
    California
    United States

    I've talked to Chris Nielsen in regards to my timeshare. I'm trying to sell it and he said that he will and I paid $599.00 since 2006. I have not gotten any phone calls or status on my timeshare. Please help.

  • Ha
      11th of Aug, 2009
    0 Votes

    I don't appreciate being called from a machine. If I was interested in selling, I'd put it out there. It's rude and unprofessional to have automated unsolicited calls for sales. I will never consider them in the future based on the impression I got just from that call. I don't know how they got my number but it's not okay to call me. I'm on the "do not call" list plus I have no idea who they are. I've never purchased from them. Ok that's all I have to say.

  • Ki
      30th of Oct, 2009
    0 Votes
    timeshare - misrepresentation
    United States

    For those who want to file complaints re timeshare fraud, we were adviced to get a good lawyer and we can call Fair Trade Commision Thru their toll free number. You can get the number in the net. If you grow in number, class suit will be filed againts the company.

  • Lo
      3rd of Sep, 2010
    0 Votes
    timeshare - Selling Timeshare
    Timeshare Solutions
    Florida
    United States

    A representative from TImeshare Solutions became verbally abusive towards me and repeatedly called my house when I refused to sell my timeshare.

  • Me
      4th of Dec, 2010
    0 Votes

    You need to just donate your timeshare. I used http://www.timesharesforcharity.org The have a good process to help you get out of the timeshare and help a charity of your choice. To many scams out there than to keep trying to sell it. Good Luck

  • Do
      18th of Mar, 2013
    0 Votes

    I have been scam and I would like to speak with the person who wrote this article. I also seen others on the internet site Rip Off that have experience the same. We are stronger in numbers. I tried to contact the number listed but state voice mail has not been set up. I need help.

  • Wd
      8th of May, 2014
    0 Votes
    timeshare - Constant harassment
    ARI American Resorts International
    Oakbrook Terrace, IL
    United States

    Has anyone found a way to cancel with this parasitic company?

  • 0 Votes

    I was just scammed by Grand Crown Resorts in Pigeon Forge Tn 3/12/15 Please call me if you have, 931-627-5785 I live here and they prayed upon me and lied to me because I have a aneurism in my aorta just diagnosed and iI wanted to spend my last times with 13 grandkids and our children other wise couldn't afford to do this, they lied said they could get us a vacation 1st week of June 2015 they said we will call you back with the place on the beach, they never did called 2 wks later said what was those dates again they let our time to cancel go by, by promising they was booking it, now we are locked in and couldn't go to the beach until maybe Oct, in the winter and kids back in school, they sent me a paper to cancel a month later and i turned in books but never got membership. card, yes I have the names of the two that lied to us also call me ! they are crooks, I have a lot more to tell about this call me send me your name e mail be glad to talk to you I am going to the state of tn where they get their licenses to sell and show my medical condition also they didn't care, just about the money, now my health insurance is going to be canceled end of June, ! they sent me a bill to pay $708.00 maintenance fees for 2015 and 2016, and cant afford this and not have anything, Lets work together and stop this, I talked to their fiance office today to cancel this said they would not, and had even had me send material back a month later and send them certified letter i was cancelling even after they knew the date i bought and the time had passed to cancel them . I have spoke to an attorney also, so lets get this out here ! Linda, Harold Otto Sevierville TN 37862 DON'T BUY FROM CAPITAL RESORTS IN PIGEON FORGE TN, BIG SCAM CALL ME ! GOING TO THE STATE BOARD AND ON TV IF I HAVE TO !

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