Booking Terms & Conditions for Gables Cottage
Whilst we like to maintain a relaxed and informal relationship with everyone
who comes to stay in Gables Cottage, please make sure you understand and
agree with the terms set out below so that there is no misunderstandings
prior to, or whilst staying with us.
Deposit and Payment.
A £150 non-returnable deposit (per week, per property) is due at time of
booking. After this is received we will confirm your booking. The balance is
due three weeks prior to the start of your holiday. No reminders will be
issued. Travel directions and the location of the key will be sent after
Please make cheques payable to Linda MacLeod.
In case of cancellation every effort will be made to re-let the property. If
this is possible then your balance of rental will be returned. (We recommend
you take out holiday insurance to protect against unforeseen circumstances.)
Care of Property.
We ask that people treat our property with care and respect. Please report
any breakages or damages so these can be replaced. You will also be asked to
cover the costs for replacement or repair.
Right of Admission.
We reserve the right to refuse admission to the property and to require
persons to leave if we consider there is a breach of contract or deem that
there is damage to the property, cause of nuisance, or conduct of an
Pets are permitted, but notice must be given that you will be bringing a
pet. Please note that there are working crofts in the area as well as
wildlife so please ensure your pet is under control at all times.
The Gables is completely NO-SMOKING and a deep clean charge of £100 will
be levied if we have to remove the smell of smoke for other guests.
The usual time of take over is 4pm on a Saturday (subject to unavoidable
delays) from July to September - through the winter Gables Cottage is
available for a minimum of 2 nights +. The property must be vacated by
10am on the final day of hire. As part of the terms of the let we ask that
every reasonable care is taken of the contents and the property be left in a
clean and tidy condition on departure. An additional cleaning charge of
£100 may be levied should the Gables Cottage require 'deep cleaning' after
a guest has stayed. We will write and tell you if this is the case within 12
hours of your departure.
We set out these terms for your own benefit as well as ours. Please do not
hesitate to contact us should you require further information.