Renting terms and conditions

Please read this section carefully.
It explains the general renting conditions applicable to your stay.

  1. Booking

    A tentative booking will be held for 2 days after initial request. Bookings are confirmed upon receipt of a deposit of 50% and signed booking form returned to us by mail or fax.
  2. Payment of balance

    The balance due must be paid at least thirty (30) days before arrival. If you prefer, you may pay us the €600 security deposit in cash upon check in. If the balance is not received by this due date, A PART shall be entitled to cancel the booking and retain the deposit. For bookings made within 4 weeks of arrival, the Client will be required to pay the full cost of his stay at the time of booking.
  3. Security deposit

    The security deposit of €600 is fully refundable.
    The deposit should be made in cash or travellers checks (in euros or US dollars) if it has not been sent together with the final payment. If after completion of the inventory nothing is reported damaged, lost or broken, the security deposit will be returned to the Client upon checking out. If damages are recorded, the security deposit will be forwarded to the Client within 2 months, after deduction of repairs/replacement costs or supplementary cleaning resulting from an insufficient state of neatness.
  4. Arrival, Stay and Departure information :

    Our goal is to give you the opportunity to have a great stay in Paris. On arrival, you will be met at the apartment at your desired check-in-time. We will help you settle in. An inventory will be signed, and keys handed over.
    On departure, you will be checked out and we will return the security deposit before you depart. All cleaning will be done after your departure.
  5. Cancellation

    In case of cancellation after acceptance of the booking, the following conditions will be applied:
    • Cancellation more than 30 days before the beginning of the stay, full refund (less €50 filing fees)
    • Cancellation 30 days before arrival, no refund will be possible. You have the possibility to suggest us with a customer to replace you.
    • Interruption stay: In case of anticipated interruption, and if the responsibility of the owner or its representative is not in question; no refund will be possible but the security deposit will be returned provided there are no damages to be reported upon checking out.
    We strongly encourage you to buy travel insurance at the time of booking in the event you must cancel and forfeit funds (www.travelex-insurance.com)
    Please note that in any case, if the apartment is re-rented, then we will refund you for each day which has been filled.
  6. Alterations and Amendments

    If the Client changes the dates, this becomes a new Rental Agreement, and therefore the cancellation conditions in section 4 will apply with the exception that if the apartment can be rented at the same rate, no cancellation fee will be charged.
  7. Alterations and Cancellations made by us

    Though it is unlikely we will have to make any changes to confirmed arrangements, in the event it does happen due to a situation beyond control, we will advise you at the earliest possible date and we reserve the right to locate a similar property. However, if this is not possible or if you do not wish to be transferred, we will cancel the booking and make a full refund immediately.
  8. Apartment Capacity

    The number of tenant my not exceed the sleeping capacity stipulated in the booking.
  9. Arrival and Departure Time

    Unless otherwise indicated, the rental period shall commence and finish at your desired time.
  10. Guaranteed Value

    The price of stay is guaranteed during the acceptance of the booking. The water, electricity, heater , local phone usage and taxes are included.
  11. Travel Insurance

    French law requires all parties to be covered by comprehensive Insurance, including coverage for personal liability, while occupying a rental property and to have full coverage for the party’s personal belongings, public liability etc, since these are not otherwise covered .
  12. Damage Responsibilities

    Renters are responsible for the property and its contents during their stay, and the liability is not limited to the amount of the security deposit. We encourage you to avoid unnecessary risks which could cause damage for which you can be held responsible.
    We are committed to complete customer satisfaction. Our properties are checked regularly and all descriptions are made in good faith.
    However, in case there are any defects in the property, or any breakdown in the equipment, plant, machinery or appliances, please notify us immediately so that arrangements for repair or replacement can be made as soon as possible.
    A PART shall not be liable to the client 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.
  13. Cleaning

    Unless otherwise notified, clean bed linens and towels will be provided, and the property will be thoroughly cleaned prior to your arrival. For stays over 2 weeks, the apartment will be cleaned and linens changed at the end of each week.
  14. Behaviour

    The Client signing the Rental Agreement is responsible for correct and decent behaviour. Should the person or his/her party behave in an indecent or incorrect manner based on civilized standards, we may ask the person to vacate the apartment.
    The Client also agrees not to act in any way that would cause disturbance to those residing in neighbouring properties, and to have noise from 10 PM to 7 AM.
  15. Liability

    The use and occupancy of the property is entirely at the user’s risk.
    The client , a member of his group or a guest invited by him or by a member of his group agree not to hold A PART or the apartment owner responsible or liable for any acts or outcomes connected with the use and occupancy of the property, including but not limited to injuries, damage, losses from fire, theft and criminal activity.