Agreement between User and Travotel.com
Effective 1st January 2014, the Travotel website(s) are offered to you on the condition that you accept without modification the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Travotel website constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. If you do not agree with any part of the terms, conditions and notices mentioned below, you must not use the services of Travotel.
Additionally, the Travotel website may contain terms pertaining to particular features or offers (for example, flights, hotels, packages etc.) In the event that any of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein conflict with the additional terms or other terms and guidelines contained within Travotel website, then these terms shall prevail.
This document, terms that commence with a capital letter are defined in this Section or in the preamble.
The terms "Site", "Marks", "Content" and "Products and Services" do not include the sites, marks, content, products or services that are provided by third parties, and that are available through a link from the Site. Their use is subject to the terms set forth by their respective owners or operations, on the third party's website.
While registering for My Account, the user will choose a password and is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account. The user is fully responsible for all activities that occur while using their password or account. It is the duty of the user to notify Travotel immediately of any unauthorized use of their password or account or any other breach of security. Travotel will not be liable for any loss that may be incurred by the user as a result of unauthorized use of their password or account, either with or without their knowledge.
The Travotel websites may contain services such as email, information related to various tourist spots, personal web pages, and/or other messages. You agree to use the services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a service, you will not:
Minors (as defined under the laws of jurisdiction or residence) are not eligible to register for use, or purchase products and services available on Travotel. We do not knowingly collect personal information from any minor and would not use it if it is discovered that it has been provided by a minor.
Travotel has no obligation to monitor the services. However, Travotel reserves the right to review materials posted and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Travotel reserves the right to terminate the users access to any or all of the services at any time without notice or any reason whatsoever.
Travotel reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Travotel`s sole discretion.
Travotel does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any service and, therefore, specifically disclaims any liability or responsibility whatsoever with regard to the services and any actions resulting from the users participation in any service.
Materials uploaded to a service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; User is responsible for keeping himself/herself updated of and adhering to such limitations if they download the materials.
Travotel also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate the access to any or all Travotel websites and related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.
We will use our reasonable commercial efforts to keep our Site available on a 24-hour/7-day-a- week basis, subject to necessary scheduled downtime for maintenance, unscheduled maintenance, and system outages. We cannot promise that access to the Site will be uninterrupted or available at all times. We assume no liability or responsibility for any delay, interruption or downtime.
Although Travotel makes every effort to ensure that the description and content on each page of the site is correct, it does not, however, take responsibility for changes that occur due to human, data entry errors or for any loss or damages suffered by any user due to any information contained herein. Also, Travotel does not own or operate airlines and other suppliers and cannot therefore control or prevent changes in the published descriptions. Travotel, therefore, reserves the right to make such changes and in the event of you placing an order with us or choosing to avail of our services, the same will be communicated to you before the confirmation invoice is made.
You should not take any action based on information on this Site until you have received a confirmation of your transaction. We send confirmations within 24 hours of your Purchase. If you have not received a confirmation of your purchase via e-mail, first look into your "spam" or "junk" folder to verify that it has not been misdirected, and if still not found, please contact our customer service department. The Contact Information is provided on our customer service page.
We make reasonable attempts to exclude viruses from the Site, but cannot ensure that the Site will be at all times free from viruses or other destructive software. You are urged to take appropriate safeguards before downloading information from the Site. We assume no responsibility for any damages to computer equipment or other property that may result from use of the Site or downloading anything from the Site.
- International Travel
Although most travel, including travel to international destinations is completed without incident, travel to certain destinations may involve greater risks than others. We urge you to review and evaluate travel prohibitions, warning, announcements, and advisories issued by the government and the aviation administration before booking travel to international destinations.
By offering for sale travel to particular international destinations, Travotel does not represent or warrant that travel to such point is advisable or without risk. Travotel does not accept liability for damages, losses, or delays that may result from improper documents for entry, exit, length of stay, or from travel to such destinations.
The Travotel websites may contain links to other websites. The linked sites are not under the control of Travotel and hence, Travotel is not responsible for the content of any linked site, or any changes and updates to a linked site. Travotel is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not entail endorsement by us of the site or any association with its operators or owners
- Inbound Links
We welcome links from a third party site to the home page of our Site, through a plain text link, provided that
We reserve the right to require you to remove links to the Site, in our sole discretion
Linking to any page of the Site other than to the homepage is strictly prohibited in the absence of a separate linking agreement with Travotel.
- Liability of Travotel Since Travotel acts only as a booking agent, it accepts no liability whatsoever for any part of the arrangements between the supplier and the customer with regard to the standard of service. In no circumstances shall Travotel be liable for the services provided by the supplier/third party.
- Ownership Rights
This Site is the sole and exclusive property of Travotel or its licensors. Travotel and its licensors retain all right, title and interest (including all copyright, trademark, patent, trade secrets, and all other intellectual property rights) in the Site. The Site is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secrets, unfair competition, and other laws of worldwide, through the application of local laws or international treaties. Any unauthorized use, reproduction or modification of this Site may violate such laws.
TRAVOTEL and all other Marks that appear, are displayed, or used on the Site are registered or common law trademarks or service marks of Travotel and its Providers. These Marks may not be copied, downloaded, reproduced, used, modified, or distributed in any way without prior written permission from Travotel or the relevant Provider, except as an integral party of any authorized copy of the Content.
- Your Comments and Submissions
Any communications or materials you transmit to Travotel, through the Site, by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, question, comments, rating of a property or attraction, suggestion, idea, or the like ("Communications or Materials") will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. By voluntarily submitting to us, or by posting on the Site any Communications or Materials, you grant Travotel, and all users of the Site, a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from distribute, and display such Communications or Materials in any form, media or technology. We assume no responsibility for any Communications or Materials posted or submitted, or for the return or such Communications or Materials. We want your feedback and appreciate your ideas and suggestions, but we are unable to answer every comment individually.
Travotel reserves the right to charge transaction fees based on certain completed transactions using its services. The user shall be completely responsible for all charges, fees, duties, taxes, and assessments arising out of the use of the services. Travotel further reserves the right to alter any and all fees from time to time, without notice.
Travotel and its Providers make no warranty of any kind regarding the Site, Content, Products or Services, all of which are provided on an "as is" basis. Travotel and its Providers expressly disclaim any representation or warranty that the Site will be free from errors, viruses or other harmful components, that communications to or from the Site will be secure and not intercepted, that the Services and other capabilities offered from the Site will be uninterrupted, or that its Content will be accurate, complete or timely. The fact that Travotel is including or offering any Product or Service on the Site is not an endorsement or a recommendation of the Product or Service.
OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH, UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THESE TERMS, ARE IMPLIED BY LAWS, AND ARE INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION, TRAVOTEL AND ITS PROVIDERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.
Subject to applicable law, use of this Site and its Content is at your sole risk. Services and Products made available on this Site are subject to conditions imposed by the Providers, including but not limited to tariffs, conditions of carriage, international conventions and arrangements, and federal government regulations. Providers who furnish products or services through this Site are independent contractors, and not agents or employees of Travotel.
IN NO EVENT WILL TRAVOTEL OR ITS PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR ANY USE OF THIS SITE, ANY HYPER LINKED WEB SITE, THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF PROVIDERS WHO FURNISH PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THROUGH THIS SITE, OR THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY PROVIDERS THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, THAT ARISES OUT OF OR IS IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH(I) ANY USE OF, BROWSING OR DOWNLOADING OF ANY PART OF OUR SITE OR CONTENT, (II) ANY FAILURE OR DELAY (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY COMPONENT OF THIS SITE FOR RESERVATIONS OR TICKETING), OR (III) THE PERFORMANCE OR NON PERFORMANCE BY US OR ANY PROVIDER, OR (IV) ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, EVEN IF TRAVOTEL AND THE PROVIDER(S) HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES TO SUCH PARTIES OR ANY OTHER PARTY.
If, despite the limitation above, Travotel or a Provider is found liable for any loss or damage which arises out of or is in any way connected with any of the occurrences described in the limitation above, then Travotel and the Providers' liability will in no event exceed, in total, the sum of Rs. 5,000.
The user agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Travotel and/or its affiliates, partner websites and their respective lawful successors and assigns from and against any and all losses, liabilities, claims, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal fees and disbursements in connection therewith and interest chargeable thereon) asserted against or incurred by Travotel and/or its affiliates, partner websites and their respective lawful successors and assigns that arise out of, result from, or may be payable by virtue of, any breach or non-performance of any representation, warranty, covenant or agreement made or obligation to be performed by the User pursuant to this agreement.
Reservations, bookings, and purchases
You agree to abide by the terms and conditions of purchase imposed by any supplier with whom you elect to deal. A supplier that is an air carrier is required to make available to the public the terms of its contract of carriage, and we make available the fare rules for all air carrier tickets before purchase.
The circumvention of an air carrier's rules, including practices such as back-to-back ticketing (purchasing two or more tickets with overlapping travel dates in order to circumvent minimum stay requirements) and hidden-city ticketing (purchasing tickets including segments which the purchaser does not intend to use in order to circumvent an air carrier's pricing structure), is prohibited by many air carriers. The use of prohibited ticketing practices may result in the air carrier taking actions including the cancellation of the ticket, denied boarding, revocation of frequent flier miles and other benefits, additional charges to the purchaser's credit card, additional charges collected at the airport, or future invoicing.
You are responsible for ensuring that your purchases abide by the terms and conditions of purchase imposed by any supplier with whom you elect to deal, including terms and conditions of purchase set forth in an air carrier's fare rules or contract of carriage.
If any dispute arises between you and Travotel during your use of the Site or thereafter, in connection with the validity, interpretation, implementation or alleged breach of any provision of the Terms and Conditions, the dispute shall be referred to a sole arbitrator who shall be an independent and neutral third party identified by Travotel. The place of arbitration shall be Mumbai. The arbitration proceedings shall be in the English language. The Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of India.
Travotel is not responsible for any errors, omissions or descriptions on any of its pages or on any links or on any of the linked website pages. The users are requested to verify the accuracy of all information before undertaking any reliance on such information.
The linked sites are not under the control of Travotel and Travotel is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. Travotel is providing these links to the users only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the site by Travotel.
In case of any dispute between user and Travotel pertaining to the validity, interpretation, implementation or alleged breach of any provision of the Terms and Conditions, the dispute shall be referred to a sole arbitrator who shall be an independent and neutral third party identified by Travotel. The place of arbitration shall be Mumbai and the arbitration proceedings shall be in the English language. The Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of India
If the user does not agree with any of the disclaimers above, they are advised not to read the material on any of the Travotel pages or otherwise use any of the contents, pages, information or any other material contained on the Travotel websites. The user expressly agrees that use of the services is at their sole risk. The services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Travotel holds the sole discretion to change the features or functionality of the services at any time.
The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Travotel websites may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are/may be periodically made/added to the information herein. Travotel may make improvements and/or changes in the Travotel websites at any time without any notice to the user. Any advice received except through an authorised representative of Travotel via the Travotel websites should not be relied upon for any assessments.
The maximum liability on part of Travotel arising under any circumstances, with respect to any services offered on the site, shall be limited to the refund of total amount received from the customer for availing the services less any cancellation, refund or other charges, as may be applicable. In no case shall the liability include any consequential loss, damage or additional expense whatsoever.
In no event shall Travotel and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Travotel website(s). Neither shall Travotel be responsible for the delay or inability to use the Travotel websites or services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Travotel website(s), or otherwise arising out of the use of the Travotel website(s), whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise. The user understands and agrees that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the service is done entirely at their own discretion and risk and they will be solely responsible for any damage that results from the download of such material and/or data.
- Prior Terms and Conditions
These Terms supersede any prior Travotel Terms and Conditions relating to the use of the Site that were displayed on this Site before the date stated above. Unless specifically provided, they do not supersede the Additional Terms for carriage, awards, attractions provided elsewhere in this Site.
Travotel has the right to change the terms, conditions and notices under which the Travotel websites are offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Travotel website. We request you to regularly review these terms and conditions. Travotel has endeavoured to ensure that all the information on the Travotel website is correct, but Travotel neither warrants nor makes any representations regarding the accuracy or completeness of any data or information contained. Travotel disclaims any liability, responsibility or any other claim, whatsoever, with respect of any loss, whether direct or consequential, to any user or any other person, arising out of or from the use of the information contained in Travotel websites.
- Written documents
You may preserve these Terms in written form by printing them for your records, and you waive any other requirement that these Terms be evidenced by a written document.
- Electronic Notification
To the extent that we may need to contact you, you agree that we may do so via any electronic means, included but not limited to communication posted on the Site, electronic mail, or instant messaging.
Travotel is responsible only for the transactions that are done by the user through Travotel. Travotel will not be responsible controlling transactions in any way, including whether the transaction is legal and valid as per the laws of the land of the user. The user warrants that they will abide by all such additional procedures and guidelines, as modified from time to time, in connection with the use of the services. The user further warrants that they will comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding use of the services.
In the event that any of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein conflict with the additional terms or other terms and guidelines contained within any particular Travotel website, then these terms shall prevail.
If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms or if you need further assistance with respect to access to or use of the Site or the services offered by Travotel, you may contact our Customer Service department, the information of which is provider in the customer service section of the Site.