terms & conditions

general

The hiring contract shall be between the tenant and the owners of the property and shall be deemed to be made subject to these conditions of hire. This contract shall be governed by the English law in every particular including formation and interpretation and shall be deemed to have been compiled in England. Any proceeding arising out of or in connection with this contact may be brought in any court of competent jurisdiction in England. The rental period shall commence at 17:00 on the first day and finish at 10:00 on the last day. The owner shall not be obliged to offer accommodation before the time stated and the client shall not be entitled to remain in occupation after the time stated. Under no circumstances shall the owner's liability to the client exceed the amount paid to the owner for the rental period.

payment

weekly rentals

All prices are in Euros (€). Payment is made in Euros (€). Payments can be made by bank transfer (bank details available on request). Credit card payments can be made using Paypal. Paypal payments will be charged in GBP (s) The amount payable will be claculted from the Euro amount using the mid point exchange rates shown that day on www.FT.com. Paypal payments in s will be charged a 4% surcharge to cover Paypal costs. Payments, Confirmation of Booking and Cancellation shall be as stipulated as on the booking form. The 20% non returnable deposit payable on booking is accepted as an installment of the total holiday cost. The balance is required to reach the owners no later than 6 weeks before departure. A security deposit of 200 Euros in the case of the studio, and 400 Euros in the case of the apartment is payable by the tenant with the balance of the total cost. See below for details. Where bills are not paid in time, the owners have the right to cancel or resell all or any part of any booking without prejudice. No contract shall exist between the tenant and the owners until a signed booking form and deposit have been received by the owners and a confirmation of booking has been delivered to the tenant Tourist tax is included in the holiday cost.

seasonal rentals

All prices are in Euros (€). Payment is made in Euros (€). Payment schedule is negotiable. Payment is made by bank transfer (bank details available on request). Payments, Confirmation of Booking and Cancellation shall be as stipulated as on the booking form. All payments are final and non refundable A security deposit of 800 Euros, is payable by the tenant with the balance of the total cost. See below for details. Where bills are not paid in time, the owners have the right to cancel or resell all or any part of any booking without prejudice. No contract shall exist between the tenant and the owners until a signed Contract and deposit have been received by the owners and a confirmation of booking has been delivered to the tenant

cancellation

weekly rentals

All cancellations by you or any member of your party must be in writing and the cancellation is not effective until it is received and acknowledged by the owners. Scale of Cancellation Charges - more than 6 weeks before departure - Loss of deposit / 6-4 weeks before departure - 50% of Total Rental / Less than 4 weeks before departure - 80% of total rental

seasonal rentals

All cancellations by you or any member of your party must be in writing and the cancellation is not effective until it is received and acknowledged by the owners. All payments are final and non refundable

discounts

A discount of 10% of the total weekly price will apply if booking the studio for more than one week.

amenities

The use of accommodation and amenities is entirely at the user's own risk and no responsibility can be accepted for injury or loss or damage to the users, visitors, motor vehicles or belongings. No responsibility can be accepted for any loss or damage to any motor vehicle or its contents. We do not seek to exclude or limit liability for the negligence of our agents.

accommodation

Prices include all taxes and include the provision of the accommodation, including charges (water, electricity, heating). The landlord draws the tenants attention on the fact that prices do not include any guarantee if there is a defect or an excess of snow. No rent reduction or compensation can be claimed by the tenant in case of disturbances in the operation of community or public facilities (elevator, heating, hot water, internet connection, electricity...). Under no circumstances may more than the stated number of persons occupy the property, unless otherwise agreed by the landlord in writing. In addition we reserve the right to terminate this contract should the property be occupied by unauthorised person(s). The tenant and party acquire no rights whatsoever over the property excepting occupation as a holiday let for the period booked. The tenant shall not sub-let the property. In addition the landlord reserves the right to refuse or revoke (before or during the holiday), any bookings from parties which may in their opinion (and at their sole discretion) be unsuitable for the property.

the tenants responsibilities

We particularly ask you to care for the property as if it were your own home. Included in the price is sufficient professional cleaning. If the property is left in such a condition that requires additional cleaning, as deemed by our agent, the additional cleaning charge will be deducted from the security deposit. To avoid this please follow our check out proceedure as detailed in the property literature. Our properties are non smoking environment, for the comfort of future tenants.

The tenant is required:

To check the inventory on arrival and within 24 hours to report to the landlord any deficiencies. After this period, the property is considered to be free of damage at the entrance of the tenant.

To report to the landlord any interruption in the operation of services. The landlord will take all necessary steps to obtain the required interventions, but may not be held responsible for the delay which may occur in completing the work.

To permit the Landlord or his agents at reasonable hours in the daytime by appointment to enter the Property to view their state and condition and that of the Contents, to take inventories and to execute repairs and other necessary works.

Not to carry on any trade or profession nor receive paying guests but to use the Property only as a single private residence.

Not to attach anything to the walls of the property, either with permanent or non-permanent fixings.

Not to block or cause blockage to the drains, pipes, gutters.

To make good to the interior of the Property any breakage, loss, destruction or damage of or to the Contents which the Tenant is responsible for, and to replace immediately any broken windows at the Property.

Not keep any pets in the property

To follow the building regulations including the regulations concerning

o Noise - Not to make any noise or play any radio or television set or hi-fi or other music system or musical instrument in or about the Property between 23.00 hours and 07.00 hours so as to be audible outside the Property.

o Clothes drying is not permitted on the balcony.

o Rubbish disposal location of bins and recycling facilities are detailed in the welcome pack.

o Parking - Use only one space in the car park

damage

All damages and breakage's are the legal responsibility of the tenant and their cost shall be refundable on demand. However, minor damages and breakage's may not normally be charged. Any loss or damage to the property or its contents must be admitted to the owners and you are liable to make good and fully compensate for such loss or damage. We ask for your co-operation particularly so that replacements or repairs may be made promptly and cause as little disruption as possible to the following guests.

security deposit

A security deposit is payable by the tenant with the booking deposit. The security deposit is held by the Landlord against any damage, breakage or loss, which occurs during the tenants occupancy, Following an inspection at the end of your stay you will receive a statement. The remaining deposit will then be returned less any sums claimed by the landlord within 3 weeks of your return, except in cases where local estimates or accounts are awaited. The landlord will charge only for significant damages, i.e. if you break the odd plate or a glass thats no problem. As long as the wear and tear is reasonable we wont charge for that either. If something stops working, for example the coffee maker, please store it and let the landlord know and you wont be charged. Please do not dispose of it yourself.

miscellaneous

The owners have made every effort to ensure that the information given to you is correct. Any information given with regard to the property, its contents and services are given in good faith on behalf of and with the authority of the owners and as such are believed and intended to be accurate. The owners are not liable for any inaccuracies contained in any information supplied but it is our honest belief that all representations, particulars and other information supplied by the owners in writing are correct.

The tenant is responsible for removing all their belongings from the property at the end of their stay. The owner shall not be liable to the hirer for any belongings left in the property. Belongings may be returned, at the request of and cost paid by, the tenant.

It must be understood that this property and its equipment are likely to have inherent dangers such as access to roads, pistes, balconies, staircases etc. The owners cannot accept any liability for accidents occurring howsoever happening, as tenants must be responsible for taking any necessary safety precautions. Equally, no claims of any sort will be entertained in the event of incidents occurring whilst tenants or guests are under the influence of drink or any illegal substances.

The owner shall not be liable to the tenant : For any temporary defect or stoppage in the supply of public services to the property, nor in respect of any equipment, plant machinery or appliance in the property, damage or injury which is the result of adverse weather conditions, riot, war, strikes or other matters beyond the control of the owner / for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused to or suffered by the tenant if the property shall be destroyed or substantially damaged before the start of the rental period. In such event the owner shall within 14 days of the notification to the tenant, refund to the tenant all sums paid in respect of the rental period.