Please read our terms carefully, they constitute a legally binding agreement.
The rental section of Classic French Homes acts as a Booking Agent and an advertising portal for prestige property owners in South West France. Classic French Homes SARL is a fully registered French company and a member of FNAIM, the professional regulatory body governing property sales and rentals in France.
Our Carte Professionelle is No 484, Prefecture La Dordogne, Siret: 491 449 328 00021
Our registered address is Chateau Lacanaud, 24500 Serres et Montguyard.
Using our website
By using or accessing the holiday rental section of the Classic French Homes website, you acknowledge and accept without qualification that you are subject to the following terms and conditions. Please stop using this website immediately if you do not fully agree to these terms.
Classic French Homes SARL is a fully registered French company and a member of FNAIM, the professional regulatory body governing property sales and rentals in France.
Our Carte Professionelle is No 484, Prefecture La Dordogne, Siret: Our registered address is Chateau Lacanaud, 24500 Serres et Montguyard.
Classic French Homes is not a rental agency or a travel agent. Under our rental section, we act as a marketing agent and as such purely market properties for individual owners within the Aquitaine region of France, with the aim of introducing rental clients. Any contract for the rental of any of the properties on our site is strictly between the owner of the property and yourself.
Classic French Homes does not enter into the transaction between you and the owner. All payments for the rental of properties within our site are made direct from you to the owner. Should a dispute arise between yourself and the owners, we are unable to enter into any negotiations with either party concerning the dispute. Further, you hereby agree to release and discharge us from all liabilities, claims and expenses which arise out of or in connection with that dispute.
Any contract for the letting of any of the properties on the site and any other products or services advertised with the property is between you and the owner of the property. If you make an arrangement with any of the owners or their agents, this is at your sole risk.
Although great care has been taken in compiling the information included in our website, Classic French Homes will not be held liable for any inaccuracy, mistake, misinterpretation or dispute that arises from the material on our website . All information about each property and each local area has been approved by the individual owner as accurate for the purposes of any rental agreements that may be entered into through this website. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed on the site have been approved by the owners of the properties as correct.
If you feel any content within the site is misleading, please inform us straight away. We will investigate and rectify this if it is appropriate. You are solely responsible for ensuring the accuracy of any property descriptions and it is for this reason that we provide you with the owners details to clarify the accuracy of any descriptions. It is for you to decide whether you wish to enter into a rental contract with the property owner.
Classic French Homes does not represent, recomend or warrant any of the individual properties for rental.
Classic French Escapes solely introduces rental clients to the property owner, we are not authorised under our carte professionelle to undertake management or maintenance of any property, further, we are not responsible or liable for the property management or maintenance undertaken by the owner or by managers acting on his behalf.
Booking Terms and Conditions
Booking terms and conditions apply to individual properties and these should be ascertained from the property owner before payment of the deposit.
Each owner will provide you with a Booking Form to be completed after you have fully read their Terms and Conditions. Do not enter into a contract with the property owner without reading their Terms and Conditions.
In general, each owner asks for a 25% non-refundable deposit and then the remainder plus the breakage deposit becomes due 12 weeks prior to the holiday date. Please check each individual property page for their specific requirements.
Copyright and Downloading of Information from our Website
The entire contents of our website is protected by copyright law. All text, files, images, photos, maps and other materials on the Site are only for your personal use. These may be downloaded for your own personal use only and you acknowledge that by doing this you do not gain ownership of this material.
Copying or storing of any content for other than for your personal, noncommercial use is expressly prohibited without the prior written permission from us, Classic French Homes.
We will not share personal information provided to us with any third party. This information will be used solely by Classic French Homes SARL.
Insurance and Travel Arrangements
Travel and holiday insurance is essential. Please arrange your policy as soon as you have booked your property. Please do not finalise travel arrangements until you have received written confirmation of your booking from the owner.
All Swimming pools within France are required to conform to AFNOR safety standards. A pool owner must ensure that they are using at least one of the approved safety devices which include barriers/fences, alarm systems and safety covers. It is the responsibility of the property owner to comply with these regulations.
This agreement and all matters arising out of it are governed by French law and shall be deemed to have been made in France. We both agree that any dispute, claim or other matter which arises out of or in connection with this agreement will be dealt with by a court of competent jurisdiction in France.