Terms and Conditions
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No parties of guests who are all under the age of 21 will be accepted. No pets accepted. For the comfort of guests our home is non-smoking, however smoking is permitted on the patio area. Please use ashtrays provided.
To ensure comfort, security and peace of mind our home is registered with the State Authorities and is in full compliance with all relevant legislation.
The villa is available for occupation from 4.00 pm, local time.
Departure time - 10.00 am unless otherwise agreed with the management company.
Smoke alarms are situated around the entire villa. Any tampering with these alarms will result in a deduction of $100 from your security bond.
All local telephone calls are free. All other outgoing calls require a pre-paid phone card, available from any supermarket.
All bed linen and towels are provided for your needs. Please bring your own beach towels for use at the water parks.
A non-refundable deposit of £100 sterling or $150 USD per week or part week is due within 7 days of your initial reservation, to be sent with the completed Booking Form and a signed copy of these terms and conditions. On receipt of your deposit we will bank your cheque and wait for clearance, following which we will send out a receipt and confirmation of your booking.
Payment of the balance is due in full 8 weeks prior to your arrival
date. A refundable £150.00 or $225.00 security deposit is also payable
at this time. On receipt, banking and clearance of your parties' final
payment, we will send out your final receipt. The security deposit will
be refunded by bank cheque made payable to the lead name on the booking
form and will be in either UK£ or US$ depending on the currency used to
make the booking.
The price for renting the premises as stated on the booking form at the time of booking is fully guaranteed and no surcharges will be added to the costs shown on the booking form, except for the use of Paypal as a payment method as detailed above.
require a refundable security/breakage deposit to be paid at the time of
your final payment. This deposit of £150.00 or $225.00 will be repaid to
you by cheque, within 30 days of your departure, providing the local
management have reported no damage or breakages and the back up door key
is in it's lock box. Our management company check the inventory prior to
your arrival and after your departure and will advise of any faults.
These may include additional cleaning costs for spills, stains etc.
Notwithstanding the amount of the security deposit, you are liable for
all damage caused to the villa. Thus we reserve the right to pursue you
for further monies to cover malicious or avoidable damage over and above
the amount of the security deposit.
The client is held responsible for any damage or breakages that may be caused to the property its contents and also for any items in the inventory during your stay. All damage and faults caused or found at the home must be reported to our management company at the earliest opportunity. We know accidents can happen and small breakages for example the odd glass or plate will not be charged to your deposit, but please let us know as soon as possible so that it can be replaced.
We retain the right to retain the security deposit (either in part or full) to cover breakages, damage or non-return of keys. Receipts for repairs / replacements will be provided in the unlikely event that such retention of the security deposit is required.
We reserve the right to pursue a quest for recompense for any and all damages caused which may exceed the value of the security deposit within 14 days of being served notice of this.
Florida has a sub-tropical climate and care must be taken with food that is left uncovered. Apart from spoiling, food left uncovered can attract insects very quickly. Any added costs for pest control services incurred from lack of care in this may be passed to you.
Safety and Security
Due to State Fire Regulations under no circumstances may more than the maximum number of persons identified on the Booking Form occupy the property.
Children must be supervised at ALL TIMES whilst in the pool area. Glass is NOT permitted in the pool area. Plastic glasses are provided.
The owners, or our management company reserve the right to enter the premises at any time for whatever reason, but we will try to give notice whenever possible.
Animals/pets are strictly not permitted. If a pet has been in the property, there will be an automatic security deposit charge, to cover the cost of professionally cleaning all carpets and upholstery and to call in a pest control company. This may amount to several hundred dollars.
Pool and Spa Heater
you have requested pool and/or spa heat, the temperature is subject to
prevailing weather conditions, etc. The pool covers must be used to
retain the heat when the pool is not in use, especially overnight, and
this is the responsibility of the guest at the time.
doors and windows must be closed and the security alarm at the property
must be set whenever you are are not in the property. Guests are
responsible for closing all doors and windows and for setting the
All passports, visas and health certificate requirements are the clients' responsibility. The owners and their agents accept no responsibility for any delay or expense incurred through any irregularity in such documents.
The owners and their agents do not accept liability whatsoever for death, personal injury, accidents, loss or damage to persons or personal effects however caused as a result of use of the pool and villa, including items left in the safe. It is your responsibility to ensure that children are always supervised properly in and around the pool and inside the villa.
The owners or their agents cannot accept responsibility, be responsible or be liable in respect of damage or changes caused by Force Majeure, e.g. strikes, floods, closure of airports, weather conditions or other events beyond our control.
Complaints or Dissatisfaction
In the unlikely event of a complaint during your stay please contact the Management Company immediately. If the matter cannot be resolved you should contact the owner, in writing, within 14 days of the end of the rental period. If the problem has not been reported, as requested to the Management Company the owner cannot accept any responsibility.
The owners and their agents reserve the right in any circumstances to cancel the booking and in this event we will return all sums (but without interest or compensation). In the event of a major change to the booking being necessary, we will inform the client as soon as reasonably possible, and if the client does not wish to accept the booking on this basis we will cancel the booking and return all sums (but without interest or compensation).
In the event of your needing to cancel the following fees will apply:
8 or more weeks prior to departure 100% of the deposit paid, less than 8 weeks 100% of total charge.
Please ensure you have adequate Travel Insurance to cover your losses if cancellation is due to an insured event beyond your control resulting in a financial loss.
We want our home to remain as clean and tidy for each and every visitor, so please respect our home and treat it with the care it deserves.
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