Florida-villa2rent Terms & Conditions
Please ensure you read and understand the following terms and conditions pertinent to your accommodation rental. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us (hereafter called the Owner) for clarification before you sign the booking form.
Whilst we reserve the right to increase or decrease ccommodation prices at any time, we will confirm to you the current price at the time of booking. As soon as you have confirmed your booking and paid your deposit or full payment, the cost of the rental is guaranteed against any further increase. This guarantee is offered subject to our terms and conditions and payment being adhered to and providing you do not make further amendments to your holiday arrangements.
Your holiday home rental includes Accommodation as booked, including services e.g.. Gas, water and electricity, (excludes pool heating unless otherwise stated).
NOT included in our rental prices: a) Flights b) Car Hire c) Holiday Insurance d) Pool Heating
1 Bookings are valid after:
(a) The booking form has been completed and signed and received by the Owner and
(b) The appropriate deposit has been paid and
(c) The booking has been confirmed in writing by the Owner to the Guest.
2 The person, who signs the Booking Form certifies that he or she is authorised to agree the Booking Terms and Conditions on behalf of all persons included on the Booking Form, including those substituted or added at a later date. The signatory must be a member of the party occupying he property and must be 21 years or over Bookings cannot be accepted from parties of young people under 21 years of age.
3 A deposit of £100 / $180 (per week) must accompany bookings, which is non-refundable. Upon clearance of the payment, the booking is confirmed.
ANY PAYMENTS MADE THROUGH PAPAL THERE IS An ADDITIONAL ADMIN CHARG OF 5%
The balance must be paid ten weeks prior to the commencement of the holiday along with a Security Breakage deposit of £100/ $180 per week
The Security \breakage Deposit will be returned to the Guest 21 days after the completion of the holiday as long as ny key(s) are returned and no damage or loss is reported by the Owner’s
Management Company. If damage is reported that costs in excess of £100 / $180
we reserve the right to claim this off the Guest.. Guests will be liable for excessive utility
We reserve the right to treat the booking as cancelled if we do not receive the balance by the due date
Anycancellation charges detailed elsewhere in this document will then apply.
In the event of a cheque not being honored by the bank on which it is drawn we will make a charge of £10 / $15 to cover the bank charges and our administration costs.
4 If the Guest wishes to cancel the booking they should advise the Owner immediately by
telephone followed by a confirmatory letter. The Owner shall be entitled to retain all payments already made (except the Breakage Deposit) and to recover, if not already paid, the balance of the
hiring charge as follows:
0 - 60 days notice: 50% of the rental chargeLess than 30 days notice: 100% of the rental charge
5 In the
unlikely event that circumstances beyond the Owner’s control necessitate the cancellation of the rental arrangement, the Owner reserves the right to cancel any bookings at any time and will only be
liable to refund monies already paid by the Guest. Furthermore, the Owner cannot guarantee that all the facilities described in their brochure or website will be available.
6 The Guest
agrees to pay the full cost of any breakages, losses or damage to the property the Owner’s
Management Company will be sole arbitrators on cause of (damage or loss)
(a) To take good care of the property and leave it in a clean and tidy condition at the end of the holiday
(b) To report any damage or loss immediately it is discovered to the Owner’s Management Company in Florida
(c) To permit the Owner or their Agents reasonable access to the property to carry out any maintenance if Necessary
d) Not to sublet or share the property except with persons nominated on the Booking Form
7 No liability is accepted by the Owner for loss of main services or failure of appliances,
nor for the consequences of the actions or omissions of persons who may control supply of mains service, nor any actions taken in the vicinity of the property by any authority over which there is no
control by the Owner. Furthermore, it is possible that some construction work may take place in the area of new homes. The Guest should establish the status of the development prior to
9 The Owner
does not accept any liability for injury, damage or loss caused by any reason or for any claim made as a result of this booking and/or the subsequent holiday. The Guest is responsible for taking out
an adequate insurance policy (ies) to cover all risks. This waiver is also applicable to people visiting the property as guests of the Guest(s).
0 The Owner does not accept any liability for injury, damage or loss caused, or for any such claim by a third party as a consequence of actions by the Guest(s) and other people occupying the property during the period of the let.
They should always
observe the safety rules listed in theInformation
Book held in the home and observe the pool
safety notice displayed in the pool area.
Pool heating will be switched on, on the day ordered and may take some time to heat the pool to optimum
Temperature. Having ordered pool heating, The Owner is not responsible for the weather and, if it's warmer than expected, pool heating till has to be paid for. The solar blanket must be used when pool is not in use (Especially at night) or the heater will not function correctly.
The heater is a mechanical device, as with any
mechanical device it can be subject to electrical / mechanical failure. If such an occurrence was to happen, every effort will be made to repair the heater. If he guest has paid for pool heat, then
we shall refund only the days you are without pool heat. We cannot and will not refund for anything that has not been paid for.
1 An additional fee of £15 / $23 per day will be levied if the Guest requires the pool to be heated during their stay.
12 The pool is cleaned and chemically balanced every week for your safety and comfort; however on rare Occasions it may be necessary to apply extra chemicals to the pool to maintain safe and correct chemical levels. Should this occur during your stay it will be necessary for you to be out of the pool for a period of 12-24 hours for safety reasons.
13 As owners of
the property, we, our servants or agents, will not be liable for any loss or
delay occasioned by any of the following: strikes, riots, political unrest, war or the threat of war, terrorist activities, industrial disputes, fire, flood, technical/weather problems to transport,
aircraft, closure of airports, or any other event beyond the owner’s control.
14 The maximum occupancy is 8 persons for the villa and is determined by the authorities within strict guidelines for fire safety. Please note that contravention of the above will render your booking void, all moneys paid will be forfeited and you will be asked to leave the villa immediately without further compensation.
15. Please Note: Our villa operates a no
or pets policy – If our management company discover evidence of the above within the home, this
will be taken into account when assessing your security deposit refund. Smoking is permitted around the pool deck and garden areas. Your co-operation is very much
appreciated in this matter.
16 Our villa is situated in a quiet residential area consisting of approximately 50/50 rental
homes/US families. It is a condition of the rental that you should be considerate in your behavior and keep noise levels to a reasonable level so as not to disturb our neighbours.
17 Complaints: We sincerely hope you do not have any! ...But in the unlikely event that you wish to register a complaint during your holiday, contact the property management company immediately and follow this up with a letter. Give a copy to them and send us a copy on your return. Unfortunately we are not always able to control the components of your rented accommodation and it is possible that an advertised facility may be withdrawn or changed due to circumstances beyond our control and for which we cannot accept liability.
18, ENTRY PASSPORT AND VISA REQUIREMENTS APPLY, PLEASE CHECK.
ESTA TRAVEL AUTHORISATION REQUIRED BEFORE DEPARTURE AT https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/ CHARGED AT $14 PER PERSON.
WE STRONGLY ADVISE ALL OUR GUESTS TO TAKE OUT TRAVEL INSURANCE FOR YOUR WHOLE PARTY, WHICH INCLUDES CANCELLATION CHARGES COVER (UK GUESTS ARE ALSO ADVISED TO TAKE OUT A POLICY WHICH INCLUDES MEDICAL COVER) AS SOON AS YOU HAVE BOOKED ANY PART OF YOUR HOLIDAY OR VACATION. IF YOU CHOOSE NOT TO DO THIS, YOU NEED TO BE AWARE THAT YOU WILL PERSONALLY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYMENT OF ANY CANCELLATION CHARGES, WHICH MAY BECOME DUE.