DISCLAIMER / TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This disclaimer is for your protection. Please read it carefully as this notifies you in writing of OMG.travel's limited liability and your responsibilities by receiving benefits of service through the OMG.travel website, that will be referred to in this document as OMG.travel. By using OMG.travel's services, you agree to the terms and conditions of this disclaimer.
For properties where Instant Book is enabled, Once a Guest accepts our Terms and Conditions and the Booking Policy of the Host and submits the initial payment for the taxes and fees, the parties enter into a binding lease agreement. For properties where only a Booking Request is possible, there is no binding agreement until the Host accepts the reservation. Once a binding agreement is entered into, by creating a reservation, Host has the right to collect payment from any available payment method associated with the Guest, including but not limited to previously shared credit card details, eCheck information, etc.
Hosts and their agents are responsible for the accuracy of the information on their property listings. Hosts and agents providing text and photos assert they own or have been granted license to use the text and photos on this site. OMG.travel is not responsible for any action, or omission of action, by any renter obtained by the use of this site.
Legitimacy of Advertised Rentals
OMG TRAVEL is not responsible for the legitimacy of the rental information listed by Hosts.
Certain owners/agent appear on the site as VERIFIED OWNER. We collect data from owners/agents, such us photo ID, passport, ownership information from such owners and try to verify the information provided to the best of our ability.
For non-“Verified Owners”, we highly recommend that you check the legitimacy of the owner before making any payment. Some useful tips are:
OMG.travel will, in an effort to bring constant improvements to its service, have to change, suspend or discontinue some aspect of the site at any time, including the availability of any site features, database, or content. OMG.travel may also impose limits on certain features or services or restrict access to parts, or the entire site for legal, commercial or technical reasons. There may also be times when the site becomes inaccessible as a result of technical difficulties experienced on the Internet. OMG.travel will, however, use reasonable efforts to overcome these difficulties when they are within our abilities. Please note, however, that we cannot guarantee continuous access to the site or any of its specific features.
Rules of Conduct
Unless otherwise provided within these Terms and Conditions, or unless otherwise applicable law requires us to allow you to do so, you may not do any of the following without our prior written consent:
Listing Cancellation by Owner
Vacation rental listings with OMG.travel can be cancelled at any time. Upon the day of notification, OMG.travel service will cancel the listing within two weeks of the day of notification. Vacation rental listings may also be deactivated or deleted from the property dashboard instantly.
OMG.travel reserves the right to remove any vacation rental listing at its discretion and cancel service without notification. Hosts are expected to follow the Acceptable Content Policies. Listings which do not adhere to these policies are subject to cancellation at the sole discretion of OMG.travel staff. No refund will be issued for cancelled listings.
Acceptable Content Policies
These policies are established in order to preserve a fair and orderly site for the advertisement of vacation rentals and in order to maintain a "family safe" environment. Note that these policies are subject to periodic review and may be updated from time to time.
OMG.travel will collect personal information necessary to conduct its services. OMG.travel will not share personal information with third parties. However, OMG.travel may use personal information obtained from its services to offer more services (affiliate owned websites) and or promote such services to its current customers (including both renters and owners). By subscribing as an owner to OMG.travel you agree to receive:
OMG.travel does not condone spamming and will not participate in spamming. OMG.travel reserves the right to cancel services to those who violate this policy by engaging in Unsolicited Commercial Emails via OMG.travel site or by using its information. Additionally, unauthorized use of information used by third parties will be subject to copyright law violations and will be subject to criminal prosecution.
PROPERTIES: Owner/Agent shall make available for booking through the System at least the same number and type of properties as are made available through any property channel or third-party channel. Property shall make the properties available for booking on all days.
There is no membership fee for Hosts at this time.
OMG.travel reserves the right to reject or edit any listing submitted at our sole discretion. Once material has been submitted to OMG.travel, it becomes the property of OMG.travel and its affiliated sites and may not be copied from the OMG.travel web site without written permission. By becoming members of OMG.travel, Hosts agree to receive OMG.travel newsletter.
### Membership sign-up is temporarily suspended as of October 15, 2015. ###
There is an annual post paid membership fee for renters. Membership fees are charged usually within 3-6 months from the date your reservation was made and it is valid for the current calendar year.
Basic Membership: FREE
This membership lets you browse our listings, and make a reservation online and use OMG.travel's payment gateway services to securely submit payments directly to Hosts. You will also receive newsletters about promotions but you will not receive discount coupon codes. You will need to click to accept the terms of the OMG.travel membership service when you make a reservation online.
Gold Membership: $475 per year
By Invitation Only. This membership gives you the benefits of the basic membership and also gives you access to our 24/7 concierge service hotline and discount codes ranging from 10% to 40% on participating rentals. This membership level is recommended for the frequent traveler or if your discount is greater than the membership fee alone. By entering a coupon code to unlock your discount and by clicking to accept the membership terms and conditions you will be enrolled in this membership level. If you received a coupon code in the mail, via e-mail or over the phone, please only use this coupon code if you wish to enroll in our Gold Membership. After your initial discounted reservation is made, you will be entitled to either one discount code of 25% that you can use as many times as you wish during your membership or we can email you 4 single use discount codes valid for 12 months for 10%, 20%, 30% and 40% each. All coupon codes come with a free trial membership of 2-12 months. You have the option of canceling this membership before the trial period ends at no additional fee.
Membership fees are strictly non refundable. If a membership fee payment is reversed (credit card dispute or charge-back) you will be responsible for the Membership fee and the entire discount amount that you received through your membership for all reservations for the past 12 months.
Limitation of Liability
In no event will the site, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors and/or employees (collectively, OMG TRAVEL) be liable for any lost profits or any indirect, consequential, special, incidental, or punitive damages arising out of, based on, or resulting from our site, these Terms and Conditions, your use of the site and/or any transaction between users, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. These limitations and exclusions apply without regard to whether the damages arise from (1) breach of contract, (2) breach of warranty, (3) strict liability, (4) tort, (5) negligence, or (6) any other cause of action, to the maximum extent such exclusion and limitations are not prohibited by applicable law. If you are dissatisfied with the site, you do not agree with any part of these Terms and Conditions, then your sole and exclusive remedy against us is to discontinue using the site. In all events, our liability, and the liability of any member of OMG.travel, to you or any third party in any circumstance arising out of or in connection with the site is limited to the greater of (a) the amount of fees you pay to us in the three months prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) US$100.00 in the aggregate.
OMG.travel reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions from time to time, and post the new version of these Terms and Conditions. When we do so, we will notify users of the fact that there are changed Terms and Conditions on the site, and that the new version will take effect immediately upon the date of posting (or such later date as we indicate in the relevant posting). Should an owner not wish to be governed by the new version of these Terms and Conditions, he may notify us in writing up to 30 days after the date when the new version of these Terms and Conditions is to take effect.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of California without reference to conflict of laws principles. Any disputes under this Agreement may be brought in the state courts and the Federal courts located in California, and the parties hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue of these courts.
By using or continuing to use the services of this site, you agree to the terms and conditions of this disclaimer.