The content and information displayed on the Sites are Ritz Haven's property and are collectively referred to as "Ritz Haven Information". The downloading, reproduction, or re-transmission of Ritz Haven Information, other than for non-commercial individual use, is strictly prohibited, except to the extent permitted with prior written consent by Ritz Haven. Use of Site
The services of the Sites are available only to individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law, and thus, are not available to minors. By using the Sites, you represent that you are of sufficient legal age to use the Sites and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of the Sites. You also warrant that you are legally authorized to make the travel reservations and purchases for either yourself or for another person for whom you are authorized to act.
The Sites are to be used by you for your personal use only. You agree that you will not use the Sites for chain letters, junk mail, "spamming", solicitations (commercial or non-commercial) or bulk communications of any kind including but not limited to distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a list. In addition, you agree not to create a hypertext link from any web site controlled by you or otherwise, to the Sites without the express written permission of Ritz Haven. You agree not to pretend to be any other person or a representative of any entity, whether actual or fictitious, including an employee or agent of Ritz Haven or any third party that provides services related to the Sites.
"Chat Area" means any chat area, forum, message board, or similar service offered in conjunction with the Sites. If You participate in a Chat Area, you agree that, in addition to complying with the Terms and Conditions, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, threaten, or make any discriminatory statements about others; advocate illegal activity; use indecent, obscene or discourteous language or images; or provide content that is not related to the designated topic or theme of the Chat Area. You shall remain solely responsible and liable for your use of the Chat Area. Ritz Haven reserves the right to remove or edit content from any Chat Area at any time and for any reason, however, Ritz Haven has no duty to do so, and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any information in a Chat Area.
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change and or modify portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice and, unless otherwise indicated, such changes will become effective immediately upon posting; therefore, please check these Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. We will display the effective date of these Terms and Conditions at the top of this page. Monitoring
You agree that you will not use any device, software or other instrumentality to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of our Sites, and that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure. In addition, you agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor, scrape, or copy our Sites or the Ritz Haven Information contained therein, or any aspect of the Sites or the Ritz Haven Information, without the prior express consent from an authorized Ritz Haven representative (such consent is deemed given for standard search engine technology employed by Internet search websites to direct Internet users to our Sites). Furthermore, you agree that you will not use our Sites for any purpose that is illegal, unlawful, or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. You agree that you will not interrupt, disrupt, alter, destroy, impair, restrict tamper, or otherwise affect the proper operation of our Sites in any way, including, without limitation, through the use of any malicious or unauthorized code, virus, worm, Trojan horse, malware, or program.
You agree that Ritz Haven has no obligation to but may monitor and review information you transmit over the Sites. You agree that Ritz Haven may censor, edit, remove or prohibit the transmission or receipt of any information that Ritz Haven deems inappropriate or in violation of these Terms and Conditions, and use any such information as necessary to provide the Sites or to protect the rights or properties of Ritz Haven. You agree that Ritz Haven may also monitor and review stored information without restriction. You hereby acknowledge and consent to such monitoring and reviewing.
You may not use our Sites in any threatening, libelous, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic, discriminatory, or otherwise offensive manner. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to revoke or deny your access to our Sites, including, without limitation, if you violate any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions.
You agree that you will make only legitimate reservations in good faith for use by you and your invited guests only, and not for other purposes, including without limitation, reselling, impermissibly assigning or posting on third party websites, or making speculative, false or fraudulent reservations, or any reservation in anticipation of demand. DATA COVERED BY THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT
This Privacy Statement describes the privacy practices of the Ritz Haven for data that we collect:
- through websites operated by us from which you are accessing this Privacy Statement, including ritzhaven.com and other websites owned or controlled by the Ritz Haven Group (collectively, the Websites);
- through the software applications made available by us for use on or through computers and mobile devices (the Apps);
- through our social media pages that we control from which you are accessing this Privacy Statement (collectively, our Social Media Pages);
- through email messages that we send you that link to this Privacy Statement and through your communications with us online or in person;
- from third parties such as Authorized Licensees, Strategic Business Partners, Owners and Franchisees, and Other Sources, such as public databases, marketing partners, and other third parties.
- when you visit or stay as a guest at one of our properties, or at homes and villas offered on the Homes and Villas by Ritz Haven platform (Homes and Villas), or through other offline interactions (collectively, Property Visits and Offline Interactions).
Collectively, we refer to the Websites
, the Apps
and our Social Media Pages, as the "Online Services
" and, together with the Property Visits and Offline Interactions
, the "Services
." By using the Services, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement. THE DATA WE COLLECT
At touchpoints throughout your guest journey, we collect Personal Data in accordance with law, and to serve you better. Personal Data
is information that may identify you as an individual or relate to you as an identifiable individual, such as:
- Postal address
- Telephone number
- Email address
- Credit and debit card number or other payment data
- Language preference
- Date and place of birth
- Nationality, passport, visa or other government-issued identification data
- Important dates, such as birthdays, anniversaries and special occasions
- Membership or loyalty program data (including co-branded payment cards, travel partner program affiliations)
- Employer details
- Travel itinerary, tour group, or activity data
- Prior guest stays or interactions, goods and services purchased, special service and amenity requests
- Social media account ID, profile photo and other data publicly available, or data made available by linking your social media and loyalty accounts
In more limited circumstances, we may also collect:
- Data about family members and companions, such as names and ages of children
- Biometric data
- Financial information
- Images and video and audio data via: (a) security cameras located in public areas, such as hallways and lobbies, in our properties; and (b) body-worn cameras carried by our loss prevention officers and other security personnel
We may also collect information about your Preferences
that we use to make your current and future stays and experience with us more enjoyable, including information about your interests and other relevant information about you that we learn about during your stay. This may also include any likes and dislikes about our services that you tell us about so that we can improve our services, and specific dietary or health restrictions to ensure your wellbeing. We may also collect your "Personal Preferences,
" that may include details of your special anniversaries (such as your birthday or wedding anniversary), what type of activities you prefer to take part in when staying with us, and your hobbies. Personal Preferences may also include details about who you usually travel with, their relationship to you, and your marital status.
If you submit any Personal Data about other people to us or our Service Providers (e.g., if you make a reservation for another individual), you represent that you have the authority to do so and you permit us to use the data in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Third Party Advertising:
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements regarding goods and services that may interest you when you access and use the Online Services, other websites, or online services. To serve such advertisements, these companies place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser (including through use of pixel tags). How You Can Request to Access, Change, Delete, Restrict the Use or Object to the Processing of Your Personal Data
If you would like to request to access, change, delete, restrict the use of, or object to the processing of your Personal Data that you have previously provided to us, or if you would like to receive an electronic copy of your Personal Data for purposes of transmitting it to another company (to the extent these rights are provided to you by law), please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Please see also, Contact Us
For your protection, we only fulfill requests for the Personal Data associated with the email address and/or loyalty account number that you identify in your request, and we may need to verify your identity before fulfilling certain requests. When permitted by law, we may charge an appropriate fee to cover the costs of responding to your request.
Ritz Haven acknowledges and respects our guests' privacy and we will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable and consistent with applicable law. Security
We seek to use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect Personal Data. Unfortunately, no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of your account has been compromised), please immediately notify us in accordance with the "Contact Us
" section, below.
Due to safety reasons and prevention of possible risks in times of danger to members of our community, we do not share the exact location of the community for non-members of the community. We do not share exact information on supplies and storage locations. We do not share information about community members. Each community member can spend two weeks a year for training and coexistence in Ritz Haven (not in emergency time), in order to adapt to the rules and lifestyle in Ritz Haven. Retention
We will retain your Personal Data for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Statement unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
The criteria used to determine our retention periods include:
- The length of time we have an ongoing relationship with you and provide the Services to you (for example, for as long as you have an account with us or keep using the Services)
- Whether there is a legal obligation to which we are subject (for example, certain laws require us to keep records of your transactions for a certain period of time before we can delete them)
- Whether retention is advisable considering our legal position (such as, for statutes of limitations, litigation or regulatory investigations)
Unless specifically requested, we ask that you not send us, and you not disclose, on or through the Services or otherwise to us, any Sensitive Personal Data (e.g., social security number, taxpayer identification number, passport number, driver's license number, or other government-issued identification number; credit or debit card details or financial account number, with or without any code or password that would permit access to the account, credit history; or information on race, religion, ethnicity, sex life or practices or sexual orientation, medical or health information, genetic or biometric information, biometric templates, political or philosophical beliefs, political party or trade union membership, background check information, judicial data such as criminal records, or information on other judicial or administrative proceedings).
Because your email communications to us may not always be secure, please do not include credit card or Sensitive Data in your emails to us. Warranty
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OUR SITES AND RITZ HAVEN INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR ANY GUARANTY OR ASSURANCE THAT OUR SITES AND/OR RITZ HAVEN INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE, ADEQUATE, ACCURATE, UNINTERRUPTED, COMPLETE OR ERROR FREE. WE ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY MALICIOUS OR UNAUTHORIZED CODE AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING YOU HAVE APPROPRIATE SCANNING AND PROTECTIVE MECHANISMS FOR THE SECURITY OF YOUR DEVICES, PROGRAMS AND INFORMATION. BY USING ANY OF OUR SITES AND/OR RITZ HAVEN INFORMATION, YOU ARE ASSUMING ALL RISK OF LOSS THAT MAY ARISE OR BE ASSOCIATED WITH THAT USE. Passwords
Our Sites may provide you with the ability to use usernames, passwords, or other codes or devices to gain access to certain portions of our Sites ("access codes"). You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access codes and for all activities that occur under your account. We reserve the right to immediately terminate your account in our sole discretion and without prior notice to you wherever there is a reason including, for example, if you violate any part of these Terms and Conditions. Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of and affiliated companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our Sites or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our Sites, any websites linked to them and any materials posted on them, including, without limitation any liability for loss of income or revenue; loss of business; loss of profits or contracts; loss of anticipated savings; loss of data; loss of goodwill; wasted management or office time; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
IN THE EVENT RITZ HAVEN IS HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES RELATED TO THE SITE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WILL BE LIMITED TO REIMBURSEMENT OF THE CHARGES FOR SERVICES OR PRODUCTS PAID BY YOU.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO BRING ANY CLAIM OR ACTION RELATED TO THIS SITE BEYOND ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE FIRST OCCURRENCE OF THE KIND OF ACT, EVENT, CONDITION OR OMISSION UPON WHICH SUCH CLAIM OR ACTION IS BASED.
This does not affect 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 that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
You shall defend us against any demands, claims or actions brought against us or arising as a result of any breach or violation of these Terms and Conditions by you ("Claim") and you shall indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, costs and expenses (including attorneys' fees) resulting from any such Claim. We have the right, at our expense, to assume exclusive defense against any Claim and all negotiations for settlement and you agree to cooperate with us in the defense of any such Claim, at our request. Confidentiality
With respect to all communications you make to us regarding Ritz Haven Information including but not limited to feedback, questions, comments, suggestions and the like: (a) you shall have no right of confidentiality in your communications and we shall have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure; (b) we shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute your communications to others without limitation; and (c) we shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, content or techniques contained in your communications for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information. Inaccuracies and Errors
Ritz Haven Information may contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors, including but not limited to inaccuracies relating to pricing or availability applicable to your transaction. Ritz Haven does not assume responsibility or liability for any such inaccuracies, errors or omissions, and shall have no obligation to honor reservations or information affected by such inaccuracies. Ritz Haven reserves the right to make changes, corrections, cancellations and/or improvements to Ritz Haven Information, and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice, including after confirmation of a transaction. Mis-Communications / Lost Transactions
Ritz Haven and any other providers of products or services related to the Sites are not responsible for communication malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, or lost, stolen, or misdirected, transmissions, messages or entries, or the security of any such communications. Further, Ritz Haven and any other providers of products or services related to the Sites are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by user(s) or by any of the equipment or programming associated with the Sites, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of any information related to the Sites. Ritz Haven and any other providers of products or services related to the Sites may cancel or modify reservations where it appears that a user has engaged in fraudulent or inappropriate activity or under other circumstances where it appears that the reservations contain or resulted from a mistake or error.
You agree that neither Ritz Haven nor any other providers of products or services related to the Sites are responsible for any damages that may arise as a result of any travel or hotel arrangements or other orders you request or make on the Sites which are not processed or accepted for any reason.
In addition to the other terms and conditions specified on the Sites regarding our Properties, the following general terms and conditions apply to reservations booked on the Sites:
Cancellation policies and other information about specific room reservations and properties may vary by Property and by the type of reservation. Individual rate rules, tax information, applicable charges and cancellation policies are displayed in the "Review Reservation Details," "Summary of Charges" and "Ritz Haven Cancellation Policy" sections on the room reservation page of the Site.
If you plan to travel with your pet, we recommend that you confirm directly with the Ritz Haven that we do, indeed, accept pets. If you have questions about these Terms and Conditions, please send an e-mail to email@example.com