The apartment is minutes walk away from St Heliers village and beaches, shopping mall, and cafés and close to Auckland business district, central train station and ferry terminal. Kelly Tarlton underwater world, Vector arena, Auckland Domain, Parnell village, Viaduct basin and Mission Bay are also on your door step.
You’ll love it because of the ambiance, stunning views and location . The apartment is ideal for romantic couples as well as business travelers, and families.
The quiet space is set in a 1920 historical building and is entirely yours to enjoy. It had been redecorated and styled featuring polished floors and art nouveau furniture with a French Riviera touch. A wide terrace will allow you to enjoy the amazing views over Rangitoto Island and St Heliers Bay.
Within less than 5 minutes walk away you will find:
- St Heliers beach
- "Hot Cycles" shop where you can rent bikes
- "St Heliers Tennis Club"
- "Saint's Hair Design" studio
- "Peak Pilates and Physiotherapy" gym
- "Calimero-Italian Take-Away"
parks and convenience stores.
Our Apartment offers total independence and privacy. However, as we live nearby, we will be delighted to recommend you places or advise you on a wide variety of day trips and activities. We can also organise for you personalised discovery tours around Auckland landmarks (up to 4 passengers).
The following agreement applies to all rentals at the exception of booking payments, terms and methods already covered by Airbnb.
SHORT TERM RENTAL AGREEMENT
defining your right and obligations when renting the
St Heliers Beachside Condo
1. TERMS OF THE AGREEMENT
1.1 These terms apply when the owner of a property (the "owner"), or the owner’s authorised manager or agent, offers to rent the St Heliers Beachside Condo referred as "the Holiday House" or “property” to a renter (the "renter"). The term “renter” also includes the renter’s family, children and guests. Under this Agreement, the renter agrees to rent the Holiday House from the owner and the owner agrees to rent the Holiday House to the renter on the terms of this agreement (the "Agreement").
1.2 APPLICATION: This agreement is valid from the date the minimum deposit has been received by the owner and the booking is deemed “confirmed”. The agreement will end after the renter has checked out unless any issue has been raised in writing by one of the parties within 7 days of departure.
1.3 VALIDITY: No signature is needed for this agreement. The agreement is publicised on the booking site as well as the property website and is deemed to be read, understood and accepted by the renter at the time the deposit is made and the booking is confirmed. A printed copy of the agreement is also available inside the guest compendium shown to the renter as a reminder on the day of arrival.
2. BOOKINGS/DEPOSITS/ CANCELLATION/PRICES
2.1 A booking is made when a renter contacts the owner of the Holiday House and both owner and renter agree to rent the Holiday House in accordance with the terms of this agreement, for a period of time and a price (the "rental"), and the renter pays a deposit. Confirmation of a booking will be provided to the renter once the deposit has been received by the owner.
2.2 At the time of booking the owner may set out terms and conditions in addition to those in this Agreement ("additional terms") which may include, without limitation, terms relating to pets, tents, the number of people permitted to occupy the Holiday House, and additional fees or costs which apply to the booking. The renter agrees to comply with the additional terms, including any terms set out in the site listing for the Holiday House, as if they were set out in this Agreement.
2.3 Subject to the cancellation provisions of this Agreement, once a booking is confirmed in writing by the owner the renter is liable for the balance of the rental together with any extra costs or fees set out in the additional terms.
2.4 If, due to circumstances in or beyond the owner’s control, the property becomes unavailable or unfit for use, the owner will reserve the right to cancel any booking and shall notify the renter as soon as possible. The owner will try without guarantee to find you an alternate accommodation in the same area. Any paid deposit or sum will be refunded to the guest in full within 7 days. No further liability or compensation will be accepted.
2.5 Rental prices may vary slightly at the sole discretion of the Owner to reflect changing booking agent fees, public holidays, special events, promotions or guest requirements. Any changes will be notified in writing to the renter.
2.6 A booking is considered “confirmed” once the required deposit or payment has been received by the owner. Until such time, the calendar remains open and the property available for bookings by third parties.
2.7 The renter must, to confirm a booking, pay the owner a deposit equal to either:
a) 50% of the total rental amount, or
b) 100% of the rental for the Holiday House if the booking request is made within 30 days of the proposed date of commencement of the term, or
c) Such other amount that the owner determines and advises the renter in writing.
2.8 A deposit, if less than the full amount of the rental, is in part payment of the full amount of rental that is due for renting the Holiday House for the term.
Payment of Rental
2.9 The balance of the rental, if any, is payable by the renter at or prior to the renter picking up the keys for the Holiday House.
Amendments and Cancellations
2.11 Any cancellation or amendment must be in writing.
2.12 The owner may refuse to amend a booking once it has been confirmed in writing and any amendment or transfer of deposit to another booking will be at the sole discretion of the owner.
2.13 The owner may cancel a booking by notice in writing if the renter fails to make any payment due under this Agreement when that payment is due.
2.14 If a renter cancels this Agreement more than 28 days prior to the commencement of the term the deposit shall be forfeited by the renter. The balance of the rental will not be payable.
2.15 If the renter cancels this Agreement fewer than 28 days prior to the commencement of the term the full rental will remain payable by the renter.
2.16 If the owner cancels this Agreement at any time prior to the commencement of the term the owner will refund the renter any money paid prior to cancellation.
2.17 GRACE period: The renter may cancel the booking within 24 hours of booking being made. Any deposit paid will be refunded in full by the owner.
2.18 The renter may cancel a booking free of charge and be refunded in full in case of death in the family. This applies only to parents, children and siblings. Proof may be required.
3. DAMAGE & BOND
3.1 The renter is directly responsible to the owner for all breakage, damage and destruction to any property, direct and indirect costs, fines incurred, charges from third parties arising, and damage caused to the Holiday House (including any contents) during the term. The renter agrees to indemnify the owner against any losses or damages suffered by the owner as a consequence of the renter’s breach of its obligations under clause 3.1 and to immediately, on demand, reimburse the owner for all such costs.
3.2 If the term is less than 15 days the owner may request a bond of $500.00 from the renter, to be held by the owner on trust until the end of the term. If the term is for 15 days or more, the owner may request a bond of NZ$1,000.00. If a bond is held by the owner it shall not limit any liability of the renter under paragraph 3.1 above. (Not applicable for terms less than 4 days).
3.3 The renter acknowledges that at commencement of the rental, the property is in good and substantial repair except for any defect that must be notified during the first day of the rental.
3.4 Unless it has been charged by the booking site or on the renter’s credit card prior to arrival, the bond is due on the day of check-in.
3.5 The bond will be refunded at the owner’s discretion on check-out date or no less than 7 days after check-out date. When calculating the refund, deduction will be made of any unpaid charges or fines accrued during the stay and prior to departure as well as damaged or missing items (deemed to be purchased by the renter) which will be deducted from the refund at replacement cost. Proof of repairs or replacement may be sent to the renter on request.
4. OCCUPATION OF THE PROPERTY
4.1 The renter must not permit more people to occupy the Holiday House than the number stipulated by the owner in the booking confirmation or in the advertisement on the site.
4.2 A weekly linen fee of $25.00 applies when 2 people renting the apartment use separate bedrooms.
4.3 The renter must not permit smoking in the Holiday House. Smoking may be permitted within the boundaries of the property and outside only, provided the renter ensures that all associated rubbish is removed at the end of the term. A sum of NZ$500.00 will be charged by the owner in case of any evidence of smoking inside the property.
4.4 The owner may enter the property and the Holiday House at any time to inspect the property and Holiday House provided the owner gives the renter not less than 2 hours’ notice. Such notice shall be provided by phone, text message or in writing.
4.5 The Holiday House will be available for occupation from 3 p.m. on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10.00 a.m. on the day of departure. The arrival and departure times may be varied by agreement between the owner and the renter.
4.6 The owner must be provided with 48 hours’ notice of the requested arrival time of the renter so the owner may make arrangements in respect of the keys for the Holiday House.
4.7 The Guest shall occupy the premises in an orderly and civilised manner in consideration of owners, other guests or neighbours on site or nearby, present or not. Any noise after 9pm must be kept at low level.
4.8 Parties, unless notified to and accepted by the owner are not permitted.
4.9 The renter and his guest must comply with local by-laws and New Zealand laws in regards to behaviour, alcohol and dangerous substance use. The renter is solely liable for any illegal substances that may be found on the property during the rental period.
4.10 The renter shall, at his expense, and throughout the period of the rental, keep the property in a state of cleanliness and good condition. A maximum of 1 kitchen size rubbish bin per stay is provided for. Any extra rubbish (especially from Campervans) must be disposed off at the expense of the renter. Upon departure, the property must be left in a reasonably clean and tidy condition. An extra cleaning fee may apply if necessary.
4.11 The renter must follow any instructions given by the Owner for the best use and interests of the property.
4.12 Children under the age of 15 must be kept under responsible adult supervision at all times.
4.13 The property is limited to the apartment and terrace.
4.14 PETS (by arrangement only):
a) Only small dogs are allowed
b) only one (1) pet is allowed at any time on the property
c) Extra cleaning fee of NZ$200.00 applies to any stay
d) Pets are not allowed on furniture.
e) Pets cannot be left alone inside the apartment or on the terrace.
f) Pets must not create disturbance to other tenants in the building (Barking, etc)
g) A Pet bond of NZ$500.00 is payable on arrival
h) The guest is responsible for any damage or disturbance caused by his/her pet.
i) Pet must be toileted, groomed and walked outside of the property.
5 - ADDITIONAL FACILITIES & SERVICES
5.1 If any additional equipment or facilities provided by the owner are used by the renter or the renter’s guests at a cost of for no extra cost, the renter uses those additional facilities at its sole risk.
5.2 Extra equipment (Barbecue, heaters, vehicles, gym and sport equipment, beach items, etc.) or services (Cleaning, transportation, tours, etc.) costs are payable by the renter on delivery.
6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
6.1 The parties’ liability in respect of this Agreement shall be limited to the value of the rental and other associated charges agreed at the time of booking. In no circumstances, will the owner be liable for any consequential damages of any nature, however arising and regardless of whether the owner has been notified of the risk of them. The renter shall indemnify and relieve the responsibility and liability of THE OWNER against and from any and all expenses, costs, damages, suits, actions or liabilities arising from any and all loss of or damage to personal property, injury or death resulting from the use or misuse of the rental property, equipment, chattels, appliances, grounds and vehicles.
Furthermore, the renter acknowledges that the use of the property and all features including and without limitations, gas and electrical appliances, indoor and outdoor balustrades and staircases, veranda, terrace, plants and trees, absence of gates, garden pound and water features may be dangerous to adults and children and are entirely at the renter's risk.
6.2 The renter’s limitation of liability under clause 6.1 shall not apply to liability arising under clause 3.1 or clause 9 of this Agreement.
6.3 Renter’s Property: A Safe may be provided inside the property for valuables. However, the renter is solely responsible for his/ her belongings and the Owner will not be held responsible for any damage or loss of personal property belonging to renter.
7.1 If the renter is not entirely satisfied with the Holiday House they must immediately contact the owner (or the owner's representative).
7.2 In the unlikely event that a complaint of the renter is not addressed by the owner during the term, the renter may make their complaint, in writing, within 7 days after the end of the term.
8.1 Should any dispute arise between the owner and the renter which cannot be resolved by discussion between the parties, the matter shall be referred to an arbitrator agreed between the parties, or failing agreement, to an arbitrator appointed by the President of the Arbitrators and Mediators Institute of New Zealand. Any such arbitration is to be carried out in accordance with the provisions of the Arbitration Act 1996 and all decisions will be final and binding.
9.1 The renter undertakes that it will not do, permit to be done, or omit to do, any action that does or may invalidate or adversely affect any insurance policy held by the owner in respect of the Holiday House and/or its contents.
9.2 The renter agrees to indemnify the owner against any losses or damages suffered by the owner as a consequence of the renter’s breach of its obligations under clause 9.1.
9.3 Any unsafe or dangerous condition such as but not limited to electrical short circuits, water or gas leak or broken glass or window must be reported to THE OWNER or his representative immediately.
10. NZ PRIVACY ACT
Information collected by the owner about the renter is used by the owner to determine the credit worthiness of the renter, to operate the Holiday House as a business, and to carry out the owner’s obligations under this agreement. The renter authorises the owner to exchange such information with third parties, including (without limitation) its agents used to manage the Holiday House, credit and debt collection agencies, accountants and lawyers. The renter understands that if the renter defaults on any payment under this Agreement, that default may be listed with a credit and/or debt collection agency. Any information provided to a credit and/or debt collection agency may be made available by that agency to other users of that agency’s services.
11. NZ CONSUMER GUARANTEES ACT
If the Holiday House is being used by the renter for business purposes as that term is defined in the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 then pursuant to the provisions of the Act the terms and guarantees of the Act do not apply to this transaction.
12. NZ RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES ACT
The owner and the renter agree that the term shall not exceed 90 days and this Agreement is not subject to the Residential Tenancies Act 1986. Any longer period will be subject to a new agreement.
13. FORCE MAJEURE
13.1 Neither party shall be liable to the other where such liability arises through a circumstance entirely outside the control of that party. This does not apply to booking cancellation by the renter unless provided for in clause 2.18.
Any serious breach of this Agreement by the renter or guest may result in a warning followed by eviction from the property without refund or compensation.
Deemed to be read, understood and agreed by the “renter”
on the day of booking confirmation
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