Disney World Accused of Price Gouging After Hurricane Irma

A Disney World resort has been accused of price gouging by stranded Hurricane Irma refugees.

Twitter user Jennifer Bruns claims that Disney’s Art of Animation Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, marked up their food and beverage prices during the natural disaster. She posted a photo showing a table full of beverages and their prices. marked significantly above retail. Juice boxes were marked at $2.69 each and small bottles of water for $2 each.

“While the rest of us are digging deep to make donations and help, Disney is price gouging guests stranded at property during Irma,” the Northbrook, Illinois mom of two posted, including the hashtag “shameful.”

A spokesperson for the brand told The Street the incident was an “isolated situation.”

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Source: The Daily Meal