1.1 Visitor = any party accessing the Bed & Breakfast Europe (BBE) site or (part) of the information provided.
1.2 Information = data, information, special offers, documents, images, files, or any other content material found on the site.
1.3 BBE = Bed & Breakfast Europe, established in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.
1.4 BBE Site = all pages, in whatever language, to which these Site Terms & Conditions apply and all pages, in whatever language, on which BBE refers to these Site Terms & Conditions.
1.5 Site Terms & Conditions = the terms and conditions as described below.
2.1 These Site Terms & Conditions apply to the access of the BBE Site and use of Information (including all special offers on the BBE Site and all BBE services). If the visitor does not accept these Site Terms & Conditions, the visitor does not have the right to make use of the BBE Site or of the services offered by BBE.
2.2 BBE reserves the right to amend or change these Site Terms & Conditions unilaterally and without prior notice.
3. Ownership and intellectual property rights
3.1 This site is protected by copyright. Unless stated otherwise, all rights, including all intellectual property rights, belong to the BBE site and all information is owned by BBE.
3.2 The visitor is permitted to browse through the BBE site. The visitor is not permitted to copy details of addresses and texts, unless it is for private, personal and non-commercial use on a single computer and/or for printing the occasional hard copy. All reproductions must clearly show the copyright notice (©Bed & Breakfast Europe 2008).
3.3 The information may not be modified in any way and graphics may not be used separately from the accompanying text. No part whatsoever of the BBE site may be stored or reproduced in any other website or framed.
3.4 The visitor or a third party is not permitted, without prior written consent by BBE and other than by a hyperlink, to establish a link, deep link or gateway between the BBE site and any other (Internet) site, (meta) search engine or computer network.
3.5 No information pertaining to addresses on the BBE site may be transferred to other databases. Simultaneous emailing of commercial and non-commercial information to more than one address is strictly prohibited. A large number of addresses contained in the online database of www.bedandbreakfast.eu are randomly checked to monitor adherence to the Terms & Conditions of the site. Violation is punishable by law.
3.6 All brand names and logos on this site are the property of Bed & Breakfast Europe, unless stated otherwise. These brand names and logos may not be used without prior written permission by Bed & Breakfast Europe.
3.7 Any use, other than stated here, is strictly prohibited. All rights not expressly granted in these Site Terms & Conditions are reserved.
3.8 Use of the site or reproduction of any materials on the site which is in breach of these Site Terms & Conditions carries a penalty of € 5,000, which will be owed by the violating party without a warning notice or other prior notification. In the case of address details being used to send emails without the prior consent of BBE, a penalty of € 1,000 will be imposed per infringement, whereby each notice in a detected email will be regarded as an individual offence. The violating party must immediately cease the infringement and will owe the amount of € 500 in addition to the previously mentioned amount for each day that the infringement continues after having been informed by BBE.
4. Limitation of liability
4.1 BBE has taken great care to provide the correct information on this site. However, BBE cannot guarantee the accuracy or the contents of the information or of the site itself.
4.2 The information placed on the BBE site refers exclusively to the personal particulars of the Bed & Breakfast concerned and reviews from visitors to te site. BBE is no way liable for the contents of this information.
4.3 The visitor is fully responsible for the use of the information and the visitor shall personally check whether the information is accurate and complete.
4.4 Under no circumstances is BBE liable for any damages arising from:
a. the use or the contents of the BBE website or the information;
b. the use or the contents of the information on any site to which a link has been established on the BBE site or any site which establishes a link to the BBE site;
c. violation through (the use of) the BBE site or the information on the rights of third parties.
The above does not apply in as far as the damages are the result of gross negligence or intention on the part of BBE. Het voorgaande geldt niet voor zover de schade het gevolg is van opzet of grove schuld van BBE.
4.5 If transactions between the visitor and third parties come about via the BBE site, BBE is not involved in such transactions whatsoever. These Terms & Conditions do not apply to such transactions and BBE is not liable in any way for damages resulting from such transactions or the results of these transactions.
4.6 Whilst BBE endeavours to ensure that the BBE site is normally available 24 hours a day, BBE will not be liable should, for whatever reason, the BBE site be unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the BBE site may be suspended temporarily or permanently without prior notice. BBE reserves the right to refuse a visitor or other party access to the BBE site at any given time and without stating reasons and furthermore reserves the right to take technical measures to enforce this. BBE shall not be liable for any damages resulting from this.
4.7 The advertising terms and conditions and the general terms and conditions are applicable to all our services.
5.1 The visitor shall be responsible for the purchase, use and maintenance of all telephone equipment, computer hardware and other equipment required to visit and use the BBE site. BBE shall not be liable for any damages to the visitor's equipment resulting from the use of or visits to the BBE site.
6. Personal information
7. Governing law and disputes
7.1 These Terms & Conditions and any (other) agreement between the visitor and BBE shall be governed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the Netherlands. Disputes, which are not settled amicably, shall be submitted to the competent judge in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. This does not affect the right of a visitor to appeal to local or international regulation or treaty, exclusively as far as these are mandatory provisions and these are applicable to the relation between BBE and the visitor.
7.2 The visitor is responsible for compliance with any applicable laws of the country from which the visitor is accessing the BBE site.
7.3 If any of these Terms & Conditions should be determined to be, fully or partly, unlawful, void or otherwise unenforceable, then the parties are considered to have agreed terms on the subject which, in intent and result, are as close as possible to the terms determined unlawful, void or otherwise unenforceable and which are lawful, valid and enforceable.
7.4 These Site Terms & Conditions are a translation of the original Dutch version. For the interpretation of this English version the text in Dutch shall be the leading text.
Bladel, 1 January 2009
Registered at the Eindhoven (the Netherlands) Chamber of Commerce under number 17108963