Terms & Conditions of Sales


The tenant, signatory of this contract, concluded for a period which cannot in any case exceed the duration initially envisaged, will not be able under any circumstances to avail himself of any right to remain in the premises at the end of the rental period.

As a guarantee of the full performance of his obligations and as a surety for damage that could be caused to premises, furniture, equipment, materials and objects furnishing the rented premises, the tenant will pay the landlord on the day of handing over the keys, the sum of 1000 €.
This sum will not be productive of interest.
This deposit will be returned by the lessor, after deduction of the replacement price of furniture, equipment, materials and items missing or damaged, any costs of repair, additional cleaning and various charges and consumption not included in the amount of rent. .
If the sum thus paid as a guarantee proves to be insufficient, the tenant will pay the lessor any additional sum on presentation of supporting documents by the latter within eight days of said presentation.

The occupant must ensure the peaceful character of the rental and make use of it in accordance with the destination of the premises. He undertakes to return his accommodation on departure as clean as he finds it on arrival. Any breach of this clause would be likely to result in the immediate termination of the rental at the fault of the occupant, the rental income remaining definitively acquired by the lessor.

The tenant undertakes to take possession of the leased property, on the date of provision fixed in the contract and in the state where it will be when it comes into use and as described.

Furniture and movable objects must only suffer from depreciation resulting from the normal use for which they are intended.Those which, at the expiration of this agreement will be missing or will have been put out of service, for a cause other than normal wear and tear, must be paid or replaced with the prior agreement of the lessor, by the tenant.
This clause also applies to papers, hangings and the building in general.

It will be retained, if applicable:  

  • The value of broken or cracked items
  • The price of washing or cleaning the carpet, blankets, mattresses, bedding, etc. ... that would have been stained.

The tenant undertakes to use the furniture and objects furnishing the rented property for the use for which they are intended and in the places where they are found. He formally refrains from transporting them outside the rented premises.

The tenant must absolutely refrain from throwing in the sinks, bathtub, bidet, sink, washhouse, WC, etc. ... objects likely to obstruct the pipes, failing which, he will be liable for the costs incurred for putting these devices back into service.

Under penalty of termination, the lessee may, IN NO EVENT, sublet or assign his rights to this agreement without the express consent of the lessor; he must live in the rented premises and may not, under any circumstances, store furniture there, except for linen and small items.

Likewise, the tenant may in no case use the rented goods to organize exceptional events such as weddings, birthdays or other parties ... without the prior agreement of the landlord. No caravan, tent, mobile home, camper van or other shelter is allowed on the property. Any breach of these rules would put the tenant in breach of this contract.

The premises currently rented must not under any circumstances be occupied by a number of people greater than that indicated in the special provisions, except with the prior agreement of the lessor. The tenant will have to confirm the exact number of occupants. Any excess of the authorized number of tenants will be invoiced in proportion to the number of people without taking into account the duration of the presence of additional people.The provision of additional beds is strictly prohibited, except for baby cots, on the sole condition that the presence of said babies is mentioned on the rental agreement.

The tenant must allow urgent work to be carried out in the premises if necessary to maintain the rented premises and common equipment items in good condition. The tenant must also leave access to the rented property to the various stakeholders in charge of the day-to-day maintenance of the swimming pool, the garden and the cleaning when this is foreseen.

The tenant may not bring any animal into the premises currently rented, even temporarily, except with the express agreement of the lessor.

The tenant must immediately report to the lessor any dysfunction as well as any deterioration whatever the cause.

The tenant must produce an insurance certificate covering the rental risk of the rented goods.

If the number of occupants exceeds the capacity indicated in the contract, and without prior agreement, the lessor reserves the right to refuse additional occupants or to terminate the contract.

Only pets on request and agreement of the owner will be accepted.

An inventory of fixtures during the rental of the lodging with the inventory of furniture, equipment, materials and objects will be established in a contradictory manner between the lessor and the tenant when the keys are handed over to the tenant and when he leaves the premises.
If the inventory of fixtures cannot take place, the tenant will be required to report the incomplete inventories and make his remarks regarding the inventory of fixtures within 72 hours of taking possession of the premises. After this period, he will be responsible for any damage, damage or shortage in the inventory (non-exhaustive list) noted subsequently.

The sum paid by the tenant at the signing of these presents constitutes a deposit in accordance with article L 114 - 1 of the Consumer Code, which the parties accept and recognize.
This amount will be deducted from the total amount for the rental provided for herein.

Any cancellation must be notified by registered letter to the lessor.
By the tenant:
- The deposit is returned when the premises have been re-let for the same period and for the same amount.
- The deposit remains with the landlord who will ask for the balance of the amount of the stay in the event of non-relocation.
If the lessee does not appear within 24 hours of the arrival date indicated in this contract:
- This contract becomes void and the lessor can dispose of the premises
- The deposit remains with the lessor who will ask for the balance of the rental.
The tenant agrees, in the event of withdrawal from the lessor or other special case, to accept another rental that would be offered by the lessor.In this case, the Lessor would offer the lessee a property in the same category allowing the same number of people to be accommodated and in the same price range (+/- 10%).
In the event that the tenant refuses this new offer, or if the landlord does not find a replacement property, the reservation will be purely and simply canceled and the tenant will be immediately reimbursed without being able to claim any compensation.

In accordance with the Law of January 6, 1978, the LESSEE has a right of access and rectification to be formulated with the lessor: the terms of implementation will be fixed by mutual agreement.

The rental cannot be extended without the prior written agreement of the lessor, the lessee thus accepting it.
In case of extension of the rental, the total duration of the rental may not be extended to more than ninety days.
The tenant declares on the honor that he does not exercise and does not seek to exercise any profession in the rental and that the premises covered by this contract are only rented to him as a temporary residence, major conditions without which this rental could not have been granted.

In case of interruption of stay by the occupant, no reimbursement will be made by the lessor.

By express agreement between the parties, this contract is subject to French law.
Any dispute concerning the description or the inventory cannot be submitted to Château Le Conte beyond the third day of occupation (the postmark being taken as proof). At the end of the stay and in the absence of agreement with the lessor, any complaint must be sent by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt to Château Le Conte no later than two days after the end of the stay.
In the absence of agreement between the parties, all disputes to which this contract may give rise will fall under the jurisdiction of the courts of the location of the leased property.

In the absence of payment of the rent and charges or in the event of non-performance of one of the clauses of this commitment and FIVE DAYS free after a simple summons by registered letter remained unsuccessful, this contract will be immediately terminated automatically and without legal formalities. .
If the tenant refuses to leave the premises, it will suffice to force him to do so by an interim order issued by the President of the Tribunal de Grande Instance in whose jurisdiction the rented property is located. In addition, it is expressly agreed that any sum not paid on its due date will, by virtue of article 1226 of the Civil Code, be increased by 10% as a penalty clause and this, eight days after the sending of a letter. registered with acknowledgment of receipt claiming payment and indicating its intention to invoke the penalty clause and this, without derogating from the resolutory penalty clause previously stated and without prejudice to the damages liable to be claimed due to the deficiency of the tenant. The costs and fees of the procedure would be the responsibility of the tenant.

This agreement is drawn up in French and translated into several languages. In the event of a discrepancy between the two versions, the French language version will prevail.

Account owner
Au Conte

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