Terms & Conditions
These Terms & Conditions (the “Terms”) apply to this website which is owned and operated by Life & Style International, LLC dba Life & Style (referred to in these Terms as “L&S”) located at www.lifeandstyle.com. These Terms also apply to all associated websites linked to www.lifeandstyle.com by L&S and its affiliates (collectively, the “Site”). By using the Site, you agree to these Terms. L&S at any time may revise and/or modify these Terms with updated information seen here in this post. You are bound by such revisions and/or modifications so it is your responsibility to read these Terms in its entirety from time to time for the most current Terms. L&S reserves the right to, without notice for any reason, modify or remove content from this Site, interrupt and/or completely terminate the operation of this Site and/or refuse access to any part or all parts of this site to any user. If you do not agree to these Terms, you may not use this Site in parts or whole and you must immediately exit this Site.
Any user who is refused access to the Site, and/or any previous discharged and/or withdrawn employee, business partner, investor, vendor, collaborator, proprietor, supplier or any person with a former interest in Life & Style International, LLC may not use this Site in parts or whole without written permission from L&S. Any such person(s) must immediately exit this Site.
All information, text, graphics, images, software, trademarks, logos, coding and any other content (collectively, “Content”) throughout this Site is owned or licensed by Life & Style International, LLC or its licensors. The Content may refer to, including but not limited to, other L&S companies, suppliers, vendors, collaborators, proprietors, and may include but not limited to products, music, restaurants, accommodations, transport, and other services that are supplied by various independent suppliers that are not subject to L&S’s control. Also, the Content may refer to layouts, designs, ideas, expression, and the “look and feel” of this Site and is protected by copyright and trademark laws, and other intellectual property right and antitrust laws (also known as unfair competition laws in other countries).
No Content in any way from this Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, transmitted, distributed without written permission from L&S unless permitted in these Terms or elsewhere on the Site, however you may download on a single computer site Content for your personal, non-commercial only, provided you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices on all Content downloaded. Modification of the Content or use of the Content for any other purpose is a direct violation of L&S’s copyright and other proprietary rights. It’s for the purpose of this agreement, the use of any Content on any other website or networked computer is strictly prohibited.
Any legit journalist and search engine may cite and/or refer to this Site without limitation. Any other than the previously mentioned may cite and/or refer to this Site when granted permission in writing and only after completing the site Content Usage agreement. Any trademark(s), service mark(s), and/or trade name(s) that may or may not appear in this Site are the property of their respective owners.
L&S reserves the right to publish alternative names for its Content (including, but not limited to accommodations/properties, service, and e-commerce items) for internal purposes and acts as an additional measure to ensure that the site Content has not been copied, reproduced, republished, transmitted, distributed on other websites or networked computer for which is strictly prohibited as mentioned above. The additional measure allows L&S to protect its site Content and assists in enforcing these Terms.
Submission of Content
It is said that Life & Style International, LLC takes no responsibility and will assume no liability for any Submissions which you submit to the Site. L&S reserves the right to publish or not to publish or use your Submissions. You, the submitter, take full responsibility for the submission and will be liable in its entirety for any damages from any abuse or violation of any law or rights of Life & Style International, LLC, any other person, and/or any other harm resulting from your Submissions to this Site.
Jurisdiction of Content
Unless specified herein, the site Contents will be presented entirely for the purpose of promoting specific programs, events, services, and other products in the United States of America and its territories and should be voided where it is strictly prohibited.
The Site is owned, operated, and controlled by Life & Style International, LLC dba Life & Style from its offices within the State of North Carolina, United States of America, the Region of Lazio, Italy, and the Independent State of Berlin, Germany. L&S will make no representation that the site Contents are appropriate or made available for its use in other locations. For those users who choose to access the site from locations other than the United States, do so at their own initiative and are responsible for the compliance with the local laws (where applicable).
You are prohibited to use the Site or any of its Contents for any other purpose that is unlawful by these Terms or that may infringe on the rights of Life & Style and its affiliates.
By using this Site, you agree limitations of liability and exclusions stated in these Terms and you accept them as reasonable and fair. If you see these Terms as unreasonable, do not use this Site.
You agree not to submit any false reservation request.
Disclaimer & Limitation of Liability
Life & Style makes every effort to ensure that the information provided on the Site is accurate and up-to-date. This information including the Site itself is provided on an “as is, as available” basis and makes no warranties to its accuracy of any kind whether expressed or implied. Published details of the products, services, accommodation/property information, and other site Content may include inaccuracies or errors including, but not limited to, errors in pricing. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, should Life & Style be held liable for any direct, indirect, or accidental damages arising out of or related to the use of, or the lack of ability, the site Contents or any other linked website or any third party services, even if Life & Style has been previously advised of the possibility of such damages. This is especially pertaining to published properties (including, but not limited to, villas, apartments, hotels, resorts, B&B’s, yachts, jets, and islands) and other travel related services and products published on the Site (including, but not limited to, dates, pricing, images, amenities, comparisons, weather, currency conversions, details/descriptions, similar properties, products, and services, availability calendars, reviews, distances, distance units, etc) as this information may have been only obtained by the proprietor, collaborator, supplier, vendor and/or manager of the property or item in question. L&S reserves the right to make corrections to any error published on the Site and/or reservations in pending status (including, but not limited to, dates, pricing, images, amenities, comparisons, weather, currency conversions, details/descriptions, similar properties, products, and services, availability calendars, reviews, distances, distance units, etc). If a reservation in pending status needs to be corrected due to an error in pricing, you will have the option to retain your pending reservation at the corrected price or to cancel the reservation without any penalties.
In the rare case where a pending and/or confirmed reservation must be modified in the event where your confirmed property is experiencing problems (including, but not limited to, plumbing/water, heating, unadvised construction, property damage from previous tenants), you will have the option to be relocated to a property of the same category or better or you may cancel the reservation without any penalties and a full refund will be issued.
Life & Style advises you that there may be nearby construction depending on the destination (especially in large cities) for which is beyond L&S’s control and will not be held liable for so.
Life & Style’s independently contactors such as property owners and other suppliers, vendors and its managers who provide travel and/or other travel related services with ties to L&S and the Style are not employees of Life & Style. L&S nor its affiliates will not be held liable for the acts, errors and omissions, warranties, reliability, breaches, correctness, representation, or the negligence of such contractor, especially for personal injuries, death, damages of any kind, or any expenses from the above mentioned.
Applicable laws may not allow any limitation or the exclusion of liability for such damages of the above mentioned, so the limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. Life & Style will not be liable for all damages, acts, errors and omissions, warranties, breaches, representations, tort, negligence, and losses, whether in contract or otherwise, to exceed the amount paid to Life & Style International, LLC (if any), for accessing this Site.
Life & Style may offer travel destinations, travel and non-travel related services, and travel and non-travel related products and does not represent or warrant that by traveling is without risk nor is advisable to travel to certain countries. L&S is not liable for damages or losses that may be a result from traveling to certain countries. You are advised to use “good sense” when traveling and not to draw unnecessary attention to you and/or your party. You are also advised to inform yourself of the conditions abroad that may affect your safety and security (including, but not limited to, country specific information, travel advisories, travel alerts, and travel warnings).
Life & Style will not be held liable for travel documents (including, but not limited to, passports and visas) that are not in order and/or failure to obtain the correct documents to enter a specific country prior to traveling. It is your responsibility to inform yourself as to what documents are needed to enter the specific country you have plans to travel to.
Life & Style does not warrant that this site or the servers that makes it available will be error, virus or other bug free and you accept responsibility to make adequate protection against any such threats. You assume 100% cost of any necessary repair or service.
L&S does not warrant nor makes no representation about any third party services or any website which you may access through this site directly or indirectly.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. If any part of these Terms is found to be unenforceable under applicable law(s), it will not have bearing on the enforceability of the remaining provisions of these Terms.
These are the Terms between the parties relating to the subject matter herein and should not be modified except in writing and signed by both parties.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Life & Style International, LLC, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, shareholders, agents, attorneys, assigns and successors-in-interest, and third-party service providers from and against any and all liabilities, damages, losses, claims, demands, assessments, actions, causes of action, costs (including attorneys' fees and expenses) and any of them, arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, your failure to comply with the terms set forth herein, or your violation of any law or the rights of any third party.
By agreeing to this Terms, you also agree to the additional provisions including, but not limited to reservations, security/damage deposits, occupancy, technical interruptions, cancellations/no-show, and e-commerce policies can be found in the Support sector of this Site. It is your responsibility to review these additional provisions in their entirety.
Refusal Of Reservation
In the rare case where L&S may refuse a reservation, L&S has the right to refuse any reservation for but not limited to, rate discrepancies, incorrect description information, difficult/aggressive clients, or an intelligence agent of a competitor. L&S shall provide the Client a written explanation of any possible refusal.
Proprietor Specific Terms
Property Representative hereby enters into these additional, Proprietor Specific Terms below on behalf of itself as owner and operator of the Property, or on behalf of itself as operator of the Property and as representative for the owner of the Property as applicable.
Solicitation: The Proprietor represents, warrants and covenants to L&S that it and its affiliates of the Property, if different, shall not solicit any Client of the L&S without the written consent of L&S including but not limited to email, telephone number(s), mailing address, and such. The Proprietor also agrees that in the event where a Client may offer voluntarily any of the said information, the Proprietor will then redirect the Client to L&S.
Confidentiality: Without the express written consent of L&S, no Proprietor shall disclose or allow the disclosure to any third party, or use other than as specifically permitted by L&S, any confidential, proprietary, ideas or trade secret information of L&S.
Code Of Ethics & Integrity Of Clients Experience: The Proprietor shall not treat any Client differently than the Proprietor treats any other Property client, including, without limitation, how the Proprietor handles problems (plumbing/water, heating, unadvised construction, property damage from previous tenants) and/or overbooking (i.e. “moving clients”) situations. If the Proprietor is unable to honor a Client’s reservation, then the Proprietor shall immediately (a) notify L&S of such inability, (b) relocate the Client to a comparable property with an equivalent or higher star rating, (c) prepay or make other arrangements to cover the charges at such property for the nights in question and all transportation and associated relocation costs to such property, (d) deliver a written explanation to the Client absolving L&S of responsibility for Proprietor’s failure to honor the reservation and (e) waive any fees or other payments that would otherwise be payable to the Proprietor by L&S as a result of the reservation. Notwithstanding the Proprietor’s obligations under this provision, L&S reserves the right to perform items (b) and/or (c) above directly, in which case the Proprietor shall reimburse L&S for their expenses incurred in securing such alternative arrangements, including applicable charges at the alternative property and associated Client relocation costs.
Life & Style International, LLC
Attention: General Counsel
Post Office Box 32691
Charlotte, North Carolina 28232-2691
Tel.: +1 (518) 507 5433