GULET YACHT CHARTER TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. Booking and Payment: a. A booking is confirmed when a signed charter agreement and a deposit of [X%] of the total charter fee are received by the charter company.
b. The remaining balance of the charter fee is due no later than [X] weeks prior to the charter start date.
c. Payment can be made by cash or credit card.
2. Charter Period: a. The charter period begins at [Time] on [Date] and ends at [Time] on [Date].
b. Late return of the yacht may result in additional charges.
3. Charter Fee Includes: a. The charter fee includes the use of the yacht and its equipment.
b. Fuel, provisioning, and other expenses are not included unless specified in the charter agreement.
4. Cancellation Policy: a. In the event of cancellation by the charterer: i. [X%] of the deposit is non-refundable. ii. If canceled [X] weeks or less before the charter start date, the entire charter fee is forfeited unless the yacht can be re-booked for the same period.
b. In the event of cancellation by the charter company due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund will be provided.
5. Security Deposit: a. A security deposit of [Amount] is required before the start of the charter.
b. The security deposit will be refunded within [X] days of the end of the charter, minus any deductions for damages, losses, or unpaid fees.
6. Insurance: a. The charterer is responsible for obtaining appropriate insurance coverage for personal belongings, travel insurance, and any additional insurance required by local regulations.
7. Responsibility of the Charterer: a. The charterer is responsible for the safe and responsible operation of the yacht.
b. The charterer must comply with all local laws, regulations, and customs. c. The charterer is liable for any damage or loss caused to the yacht or its equipment during the charter period.
8. Yacht Maintenance: a. The charter company will ensure that the yacht is in good working order at the start of the charter.
b. The charterer must report any issues or damage to the yacht upon boarding.
9. Force Majeure: a. Neither party shall be liable for delays or failures in performance due to circumstances beyond their control, including but not limited to acts of nature, war, civil disturbances, or government actions.
10. Governing Law: a. This charter agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [Jurisdiction].
11. Dispute Resolution: a. Any disputes arising from this charter agreement shall be resolved through arbitration in accordance with the rules of [Arbitration Organization].
12. Entire Agreement: a. This charter agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior understandings, whether oral or written.
By signing below, the charterer acknowledges and agrees to the terms and conditions outlined in this charter agreement.
Signature of Charterer: ________________________________ Date: _______________
Signature of Charter Company Representative: ________________________________ Date: _______________