Article 1
This rental agreement is for the exclusive use of seasonal rental for tourism purposes.

Article 2
duration of stay: The tenant who signs the present contract concluded for a fixed period may under no circumstances claim any right to remain in the premises at the end of the stay.

Article 3
conclusion of contract: The reservation becomes effective once the tenant has sent the owner therequired deposit and a copy of the signed contract before the date indicated.

Under no circumstances may the lease entered into between the parties to the present deed be extended, even partially, to third parties, whether natural persons or legal entities, without the written agreement of the owner.

Any infringement of this last paragraph may result in immediate termination of the rental agreement, with the tenant being liable for any loss, and the proceeds of the rental agreement remaining the property of the owner.

Clause 4 – absence of withdrawal For bookings made by post, telephone or internet, the tenant does not benefit from the withdrawal period, in accordance with article L121-21-8 of the French Consumer Code, relating in particular to the provision of accommodation services supplied on a specific date or at specific intervals.
Article 5
Cancellation by the tenant: All cancellations must be notified to the owner by registered letter or e-mail.

a) Customers may cancel their reservation free of charge up to 14 days before arrival. The customer must pay 50% of the total amount if he cancels within 14 days of arrival. In the event of a no-show, the customer must pay the full amount of the reservation.

If the tenant does not show up within 24 hours of the arrival date indicated on the contract, the present contract becomes null and void and the owner may dispose of his gîte. The deposit also remains the property of the owner, who will request payment of the balance of the rental.

b) if the stay is shortened, the rental price is retained by the owner. No refunds will be made.

Article 6
Cancellation by the owner: The owner pays the tenant the full amount paid.

Article 7
Arrival : The tenant must arrive on the specified day and from the time indicated on the present contract. In the event of late or delayed arrival, the tenant must notify the owner.

Article 8
Payment of the balance: The balance of the rental must be paid on arrival.

Article 9
– Inventory of fixtures and fittings (GÎTE only) : An inventory is drawn up jointly and signed by the tenant and the owner or his representative on arrival and departure. This inventory is the only reference in the event of a dispute concerning the state of the premises.

The state of cleanliness of the gîte on the tenant’s arrival must be noted in the inventory of fixtures. The tenant is responsible for cleaning the premises during the rental period and before departure. The amount of any cleaning charges is calculated on the basis given in the description.

Article 10
DEPOSIT (Only for the GÎTE) : On arrival, a DEPOSIT of 300€ is requested by the owner. After a joint inventory of fixtures has been drawn up on departure, this deposit is returned, less the cost of restoring the premises if any damage has been found.

In the event of early departure (before the time stated on the contract), which prevents the inventory of fixtures from being drawn up on the day of the tenant’s departure, the security deposit will be returned by the owner within a period not exceeding one week.

Article 11
Use of the premises : The tenant must ensure the peaceful nature of the rental and use it in accordance with the intended purpose of the premises.

Article 12
capacity: The present contract is established for a maximum capacity of persons. If the number of guests exceeds the capacity, the owner may refuse to accept additional guests. Any modification or termination of the contract will be considered at the customer’s initiative.

Article 13 – Pets
Pets: The present contract specifies whether or not the tenant may stay with a pet. If this clause is not respected, the owner may refuse the stay: no refund will be made.

Article 14
Insurance: The tenant is responsible for all damage caused by him. He must be covered by a resort-type insurance policy for these various risks.