If you are a registered business offering services via our website (a "Service Provider Member") you will also be bound by the terms of the Service Provider Member Agreement with us in addition to these website terms.
Our site is operated by MiQuando® Limited ("We"). We are registered in the Isle of Man under company number 126365c, VAT registration number GB 003 7532 13. We have our registered office at Cor Valley, Ramsey Road, Laxey, Isle of Man, IM4 7PT and our main trading address is 1st Floor, 3 Prospect Hill, Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 1ES. You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
To access and use our site, you must be:
If you do not satisfy the above eligibility requirements, you must not use our site.
Our site is an online platform that enables consumers (visitors) to search for Homestay Host properties and make bookings with those Homestay Hosts to receive their services. Our service to you is the provision of the platform only, and where you are a consumer that wishes to request services from a Homestay Host (or if you are a Homestay Host intending to provide services to a consumer), you are entering into an agreement with that Homestay Host (or consumer, as applicable), not us. Consumers must therefore agree to the relevant Homestay Host terms and conditions in order to receive services from that Homestay Host.
We are not responsible for and so cannot be liable for any such terms and conditions you agree. Likewise, we are not responsible for and so cannot be liable for the nature, quality, delivery or any other aspect of the services provided by Homestay Host, or for any payments due from any consumers in relation to services provided.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
Your must not use our site in any unlawful or inappropriate manner (as determined by us). In particular, you agree not to:
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright and intellectual property laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of our site for commercial purposes unless you are a Homestay Host and you do so in accordance with our Homestay Host Agreement.
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness.
To the extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude:
In the event that the above exclusions are not enforceable, then our maximum aggregate liability for loss or harm that you suffer as a consequence of your use of our site shall be limited to £50 (fifty pounds Sterling).
Nothing in these terms shall exclude our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must do so in an appropriate, responsible and reasonable manner. Whether your actions are appropriate, responsible and reasonable shall be determined by us at our sole discretion.
Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, such material is inappropriate, offensive, defamatory, or for any other reason at our sole discretion
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses or other malicious code. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
You may link to our site, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists or without our express consent.
Our site must not be framed on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw any linking permission or require you to remove any links without notice at our sole discretion. The website from which you are linking must not be inappropriate, offensive or defamatory, as determined by us at our sole discretion.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to email@example.com
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those external sites or resources (including sites and resources of Homestay Hosts), and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
The Isle of Man courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site, although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
If any of these terms are found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the rest of these terms shall remain in full force and effect.
Any failure by us to exercise or enforce any right or provision in these terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
Except as expressly stated in these terms, nothing in these terms is intended to confer any rights, remedies or benefits upon any person other than you and us.
These terms set out the entire agreement between you and us and supersede any and all prior terms, conditions, warranties and/or representations to the fullest extent permitted by law.