General conditions

1. Reservations Reservations, which we receive by phone, post or e-mail will be followed by a written confirmation (letter or e-mail) within 10 days. When you book we should like to know if you want to use an extra bed (3 in stead of 2) in the sleeping room upstairs. Also we should like to know in advance if you want to take pets with you. In the confirmation you find the period you booked and the total rent.
2. Costs Included in the rent is the use of the house, the parking place, water, television, internet and tax. The costs of reservation are €17,50. In the kitchen there are towels, tea towels and dish clothes. Not included is the final cleaning, the use of energy (gas, electricity), tourist-tax and the use of bed-clothes and towels for use in the bathroom
3. Final cleaning The costs of the final cleaning are € 30,- for the 2-person house and € 40,- for the 4/5-person houses. Excluded from the final cleaning are:• Doing the dishes• Removal of the (possibly rented) bed-clothes and/or towels• Putting the rubbish in a rubbish-bagAfter a stay of pets the house needs extra cleaning. That’s why we calculate € 10,- extra in such a case.
4. Costs of energy and water. The use of gas, electricity and water will be passed on. Every house has it’s own meters and we charge the use during your stay on the basis of the scale of tariffs of the local energy companies. In 2008 and 2009 we charged amounts which did not cover the expenses.
5. Tourist tax Every year the local authorities fix the tourist taxes. For 2017 it is € 1,20 per person per night.
6. Bed-clothes and towels Renting a packet bed-clothes consisting of a sheet (200×90), quilt cover (210×90) and pillow-case costs € 7,50. A towel-packet consists of a bathing-towel, 2 towels and 2 face-washers and can be rented for € 5,- / packet.
7. Pets Taking your pet(s) with you is permitted (see remark about final cleaning). We like you to report while making your reservation.
 8. Bikes We have the disposal of a few amount of bikes. If available you can rent these for € 7,- a day for a single bike.
9. Payment 30% of the total rent (mentioned on the conformation) has to be paid within 14 days after you received our confirmation. The rest as well as caution money must be paid 3 weeks before the start of the renting period by remitting it on our bank account ABN-AMRO
V.O.F. Veldzicht Groede,
BIC: ABNANL2A, IBAN: NL 16ABNA0409643300).
10. Bond money Our holiday houses are comfortably equipped. That’s why we charge caution money. This money will be credited at the end of your stay provided that there is no damage as a result of improper use.
11. Cancellation Cancellations until 4 weeks before the start of the renting period will be charged by a penalty of 30% of the renting sum. If you cancel less than 4 weeks before the renting period you will have to pay the total renting costs. For this reason we advise you to effect cancellation insurance.
12. Arrival and departure You can enter your holiday home from 03:00 p.m. in the afternoon. On the day of your departure we ask you to leave the house before 10:30 a.m.
13. Limited responsibility We accept no responsibility for robbery, loss or damage of all sorts of conditions during or as a result of a stay in one of our holiday homes.