Frances on 09/10/2010
About eight months ago. I woke early in the morning from itching on my legs. By the time we checked out and were on the road, I was covered with bug bites. I had to go to the doctor when I returned to San Francisco. It took about two weeks for the bites to disappear. My arms, legs and back were covered with ugly bites and they were VERY itchy.
I called the motel to report it. Of course, they were sympathetic and said they had a regular routine for exterminating unwanted critters.
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uckily, we did not transport any of them home with us. Our bags were at the far end of the room. That may have helped. Anything else was put in a plastic bag (pajamas, underwear) and washed with bleach once we got home.
We had stayed at that motel a number of times during the previous year and had never had any problem. We will never go there again!!
I probably should have reported it to the Board of Health.