Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions apply to our services, our affiliate services, and 3rd party distributors. By accessing, browsing and using our website or any of our applications through whatever platform, you acknowledge and agree to have read, understood and agreed to our terms and conditions set out below (including our privacy statement.)
1. Scope of our Website and Service
Through our website, we provide an online platform through which all types of accommodations, events, attractions, restaurants, etc., can be listed in their appropriate category. Some listings have been populated by our own searches, while others are populated by our users, hotel owners or managers, or event coordinators. Our services are made available for personal and non-commercial use only. Therefor, you are not allowed to re-sell, use, copy, monitor, display, download or reproduce any content or information, software, products or service available on our website for any commercial or competitive activity or purpose.
2. Ranking and Guest Reviews
Our website allows users to leave rankings and guest reviews for any category on our website. The completed user review may be (a) uploaded onto the relevant property’s information page, even page, or category page for the sole purpose of informing (future) customers their opinion of your service and quality. We reserve the right to adjust, refuse or remove reviews at our sole discretion. Owners of listings do have the opportunity to respond to these reviews FREE of charge by creating an account on our website.
3. Bookings, Prices, Availability
BestLakeTahoeHotels.com is NOT a booking agency. Users of our site CANNOT book hotel rooms on our website. At times, users choosing to book a room may be forwarded to any number of our affiliates to book a room. Users have access to the properties website URL and or phone number and should book rooms directly with them! Our goal is to only bring information about hotels and other attractions that Lake Tahoe has to offer.
4. Use of our Website
As a condition of your use of this Website, you warrant that:
- you are at least 18 years of age;
- you possess the legal authority to create a binding legal obligation;
- you will use this Website in accordance with these “Terms and Conditions;
- all information supplied by you (adding listings) on this Website is true, accurate, current and complete; and
- if you have a BestLakeTahoeHotels.com account, you will safeguard your account information and will supervise and be completely responsible for any use of your account by you and anyone other you.
We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to this Website and the services we offer, at any time and for any reason.
T.O.S for entire Networks via City Travel Networks – Best Lake Tahoe Hotels Sister Company
Ownership of this Site and its Content
This Site, including all of the software and code comprising or used to maintain our Web Site, and all of the text, photographs, images, graphics, sound recordings, video and audio, and other materials available on our Web Site, including without limitation content submitted by users of our Web Site (Guests Posts and Reviews) are protected under applicable intellectual property and other laws, including without limitation the laws of the United States and other countries. All content and intellectual property rights herein are the property of City Travel Networks and Best Lake Tahoe Hotels or the material is included with the permission of the rights owner and is protected pursuant to applicable copyright and trademark laws.
The presence of any Content on this Site does not constitute a waiver of any right in such Content. You do not acquire ownership rights to any such Content viewed through this Site. Except as otherwise provided herein, none of this Content may be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, modified, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without our express prior written permission.
Permission is hereby granted to the extent necessary to lawfully access and use this Site and to display, download, or print portions of this Site on a temporary basis and for your personal, educational, noncommercial use only, provided that you (i) do not modify the Content; (ii) you retain any and all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content; and (iii) you do not copy or post the Content on any network computer or broadcast the Content in any media.
In addition, you may not collect personal information of Site members by electronic or other means for use in marketing or telemarketing applications or for the purpose of sending unsolicited e-mail to those members. You may not frame any page of this Site and you may not link to any page of this Site other than the home page without prior authorization.
Responsibility for User Generated Content Posted on or Through our Web Site
You are responsible for User Generate Content you post on our Web Site.
You are solely responsible for the User Generated Content that you post through our Web Site. Under no Circumstances will we be liable in any way for any User Generated Content posted on our Web Site.
Because we do not control the User Generated Content posted on or through this Site, we cannot and do not warrant or guarantee the truthfulness, integrity, suitability, or quality of that User Generated Content. You also agree and understand that by accessing this Site, you may encounter User Generated Content that you may consider to be objectionable. We have no responsibility for any User Generated Content, including without limitation any errors or omissions therein. We are not liable for any loss or damage of any kind you claim was incurred as a result of the use of any User Generated Content posted, e-mailed, transmitted or otherwise made available on or through this Site. The User Generated Content posted on or through this Site expresses the personal opinions of the individuals who posted it and does not necessarily reflect the views of City Travel Networks or BestLakeTahoeHotels.com
Removal of Content
Violation of Copyrights
City Travel Networks and BestLakeTahoeHotels.com does not knowingly violate or permit others to violate the copyrights of others. We will promptly remove or disable access to material that we know is infringing or if we become aware of circumstances from which infringing activity is apparent.
If you are requesting removal of Content because of violation of your copyrights, please note that the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (“DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe that your own work, or the work of a third party for whom you are authorized to act, is featured on our Web Site or has been otherwise copied and made available on our Web Site in a manner that constitute copyright infringement, please notify us immediately! Please include the location of the infringement and descriptions of infringement and we will properly remove it.
In consideration of your use of our Web Site, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information when using our Web Site. If you are leaving business reviews, you guarantee the review is truthful and accurate. If you are submitting a guest blog, you will include all information about yourself.
Our Web Site was created to bring information and advice to travelers and locals to the Lake Tahoe area. Any information you submit to our Web Site helps these travelers or locals to find information about a business, service or event. This is why it’s important that you are truthful when using our Web Site.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAWS WE, ON BEHALF OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, EXCLUDE AND DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSSES AND EXPENSES OF WHATEVER NATURE AND HOWSOEVER ARISING INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF USE; LOSS OF DATA; LOSS CAUSED BY A VIRUS; LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT; LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES; OR OTHER LOSSES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY WEB SITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED, OR ANY MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ESTABLISHING SUCH PROCEDURES FOR DATA BACK UP AND VIRUS CHECKING AS YOU CONSIDER NECESSARY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS.
IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES FOR LIABILITIES THAT OTHERWISE WOULD HAVE BEEN LIMITED SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN DOLLARS ($10.00).