House rental – Terms and Conditions

Whole House renatal – Terms and Conditions


A non-refundable deposit equal to 25% of the entire stay is required to secure the booking.
Full booking balance is due 28 days before your arrival.
Payments by cash, bank transfer, and the following cards: Visa Debit / Delta, Visa Credit, Maestro / Switch, Mastercard – no charge.

Cancellation Conditions

If the booking is cancelled less than 14 days before arrival then a charge equal to the first 2 nights of the stay will be made.
In the event of a no show or booking reduction (after arrival date) no refund will be given.

Non-Arrival and Curtailment of Stay: In the event of non-arrival or the visit being abandoned after arrival no refund is possible and the outstanding cost of the stay as booked remains payable.

By Beach Lodge: If in the unlikely event we have to change or cancel the reservation we reserve the right to do so. If this situation does unfortunately arise you can: 1) accept the change as advised; 2) make an alternative arrangement with us, or 3) cancel your reservation and receive a full refund of any monies paid.
We are unable to judge the reasons for change, cancellation or non-arrival of guests therefore we kindly remind you that any booking made with Beach Lodge (verbal or written) forms a legally binding contract – as a result we strongly recommend appropriate insurance.

Arrival and Departure

Arrival: The house will be available to self check in from 2pm onwards.
Departure: Rooms must be vacated by 10.00am.

Other Notes

  • Children of any age are welcome .
  • Pets are not allowed.
  • No stag or hen groups.
  • Wireless internet is available and is free of charge.
  • Limited parking is available on site and is free of charge. On street parking is available and is free of charge.

House rules

  • The rear garden is available for you to use but there is a 10pm curfew as we live in a quiet residential area and do not want to upset our neighbours.
  • Noise inside the house must also be kept to a minimum after 10pm.
  • Smoking is NOT permitted anywhere within the guest house but smoking in the rear garden is fine. Extra cleaning fees to remove odour and stains may be applied if smoking has occurred inside the house.
  • We are child friendly but that does not mean our property is CHILD-PROOF. It is the responsibility of the guardian/parent to monitor their children’s actions at all times.
  • Guests should use the cotton wool pads/flannels provided to remove makeup/ foundations, creams, tanning products, or any other products that might stain. Unsalvageable linens/bath towels will be charged to the guest.
  • All food must be consumed in the kitchen, dining room or garden but NOT in the bedrooms.
  • Feel free to use the barbecue outside that is set up for guests’  use. Please clean up after yourselves and keep the grill clean. If found left dirty and requires extra cleaning, an extra cleaning fee may be applied.
  • If guests are found to have had a party which results in extra cleaning, guests will be responsible for extra cleaning charges and in the unfortunate event of the disruptions alerting neighbours, GUESTS WILL BE ASKED TO VACATE THE PROPERTY IMMEDIATELY.
  •  If guests are suspected of carrying and/or using illegal drugs of any kind, the authorities will be engaged, and GUESTS WILL BE ASKED TO VACATE THE PROPERTY IMMEDIATELY.
  •  PLEASE WASH YOUR DISHES after use (we have a dishwasher). If dishes are not washed, an extra cleaning fee  may be applied. Please be respectful of the property and keep it clean before you leave. (Respect our property and our things)
  • Late checkouts longer than 1 hour will be charged a fee of £20/hour.
  • If you book a stay on behalf of additional guests, you are required to ensure that every additional guest is made aware of and agrees to these Terms and conditions. The primary guest is held countable and liable for all actions of the non-registered guests.


Whilst we have taken all reasonable care to ensure that the information contained within these pages is accurate and current, we do not accept any liability for errors or omissions. We reserve the right to add, amend or delete information from this site at any time. You are advised to contact us for verification should you wish to rely on any information. All orders are subject to availability. We reserve the right to refuse to supply to any individual or company. All products are subject to availability and may be changed at any time. If your order cannot be fulfilled you will be offered an alternative or given a full refund.

Privacy Policy

Beach Lodge (“we/us”) are committed to protecting and respecting any personal information you share with us.

This statement describes what types of information we collect from you, how it is used by us, how we share it with others, how you can manage the information we hold and how you can contact us.

We will never send you unsolicited ‘junk’ email or communications, or share your data with anyone else who might. We do not sell your information to third parties, but we do work closely with selected partners who help us to provide you with the information and services that you request from us. For example, Freetobook.com to process our online bookings.

The contents of this statement may change from time to time so you may wish to check this page occasionally to ensure you are still happy to share your information with us. Where possible, we will also contact you directly to notify you of these changes.

What information do we collect?

We only collect information which is necessary, relevant and adequate for the purpose you are providing it for.

The information we collect includes some or all of the following:

  1. Name (including title);
  2. Address;
  3. Phone number;
  4. Email address;
  5. The date and time any bookings were made;
  6. The language you booking was made in;
  7. The source of your booking ie Trip Connect, Booking.com Our website, Telephone etc;
  8. Cookie information – The ipaddress from which you accessed our website;
  9. Details of any transactions between you and us;
  10. Any information within correspondence you send to us;

How do we use this information?

Beach Lodge will only process information that is necessary for the purpose for which it has been collected.

There are various ways in which we may use or process your personal information. We list these below:


Where you have provided your consent, we may use and process your information to contact you from time to time about promotions, events, services or information which we think may be of interest to you..

You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us at stay@beach-lodge.co.uk

We do not share your personal information with any 3rd parties for marketing purposes.

Contractual performance

We may use and process your personal information where this is necessary to perform a contract with you and to fulfil and complete your bookings and other transactions entered into with us.

Legitimate Interests

We may use and process your personal information as set out below where it is necessary for us to carry out activities for which it is in our legitimate interests as a business to do so.

Processing necessary for us to support customers with bookings and other enquiries

1. To respond to correspondence you send to us and fulfil the requests you make to us (for example: accomodation quotes, brochure requests or information about specific services);

2. To provide product support and services (for example lost property);

Processing necessary for us to respond to understanding customers’ needs 

3. To evaluate and improve our accommodation and services so that your visit and use of our website are more useful and enjoyable (we will generally use data amalgamated from many people so that it doesn’t identify you personally);

Processing necessary for us to promote our business, and measure the reach and effectiveness of our campaigns 

4. To send you marketing information from time to time after you have stayed with us or made a booking enquiry or requested other information of interest. We will only contact you with information about our own offers and services (and in ways the law allows), which we hope you will like. You have the right to object to us sending you this information at any time;

5. To contact you with targeted advertising delivered online through social media and other platforms operated by other companies, unless you object. You may receive advertising based on information about you that we have provided to the platform or because, at our request, the platform has identified you as having similar attributes to the individuals whose details it has received from us. To find out more, please refer to the information provided in the help pages of the platforms on which you receive advertising from us;

Processing necessary for us to operate the administrative and technical aspects of our business efficiently and effectively 

6. For network and information security purposes i.e. in order for us to take steps to protect your information against loss, damage, theft or unauthorised access;

7. To comply with a request from you in connection with the exercise of your rights (for example where you have asked us not to contact you for marketing purposes, we will keep a record of this on our suppression lists in order to be able to comply with your request);

8. To inform you of updates to our terms and conditions and policies.

Legal Obligation

We may process your personal information to comply with our legal requirements.

Vital Interest

Sometimes we will need to process your personal information to contact you if there is an urgent notice we need to tell you about.

How do we share this information?

We do not sell your information to third parties, but we do work closely with o third party partners who fulfill business activities for us (like bookings and reviews etc.)

We may from time to time disclose your information to booking service providers, our legal and other professional advisors.

We take steps to ensure that any third party partners who handle your information comply with data protection legislation and protect your information just as we do. We only disclose personal information that is necessary for them to provide the service that they are undertaking on our behalf.

Due to the international nature of our business, there may be some instances where your information is processed or stored outside of the EU. In those instances, we will ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place for that transfer and storage as required by applicable law.

There are circumstances where we share your information with our partners in order to fulfil bookings, transactions, review requests or provide you with a service or information that you have requested. For example we will share information with Freetobook or Bokking.com after you have stayed with us so they can contact you for feedback. Booking.com may use your information to provide you with information and carry out their obligations arising from contracts you enter into with them.

How long do we keep your information for?

We will not hold your personal information in an identifiable format for any longer than is necessary. If you are aguest or otherwise and have a relationship with us we will hold personal information about you for a longer period than if we have obtained your details in connection with a prospective relationship.

We do not retain personal information in an identifiable format for longer than is necessary.

If we have a relationship with you (e.g. you are a guest who hasstayed with us us), we hold your personal information for 6 years from the date our relationship ends. We hold your personal information for this period to establish, bring or defend legal claims. Our relationship will end 6 years after the last date of your last stay with us.

Where we have obtained your personal information following a request for information, brochure, quotation or any other information on any of our products or services, we hold your personal information for 1 year from the date we collect that information, unless during that period we form a relationship with you e.g. you contact us again or stay with us. We hold your personal information for this period to give us an opportunity to form a relationship with you.

The only exceptions to the periods mentioned above are where:

  • the law requires us to hold your personal information for a longer period, or delete it sooner;

  • Where you have raised a complaint or concern regarding service offered by us, in which case we will retain your information for a period of 6 years following the date of that complaint or query; or

  • you exercise your right to have the information erased (where it applies) and we do not need to hold it in connection with any of the reasons permitted or required under the law (see further How can I manage the information we hold about you);

How can you manage the information we hold about you?

You have the right as an individual to access your personal information we hold about you and make corrections if necessary. You also have the right to withdraw any consent you have previously given us and ask us to erase information we hold about you. You can also object to us using your personal information (where we rely on our business interests to process and use your personal information).

You have a number of rights in relation to your personal information under data protection law. In relation to most rights, we will ask you for information to confirm your identity and, where applicable, to help us search for your personal information. Except in rare cases, we will respond to you within 30 days after we have received any request (including any identification documents requested).

You have the right to:

1) Ask for a copy of the information that we hold about you;
2) Correct and update your information;
3) Withdraw your consent (where we rely on it).
4) Object to our use of your information (where we rely on our legitimate interests to use your personal information) provided we do not have any continuing lawful reason to continue to use and process the information. When we do rely on our legitimate interests to use your personal information for direct marketing, we will always comply with your right to object;
5) Erase your information (or restrict the use of it), provided we do not have any continuing lawful reason to continue to use and process that information;
6) Transfer your information in a structured data file, where we rely on your consent to use and process your personal information or need to process it in connection with your contract.

You can exercise the above rights and/or manage your information by contacting us using the details below:

By post: Beach Lodge, 61 Grand Avenue, Bournemouth, BH6 3TA

By email: stay@beach-lodge.co.uk

By phone: 01202 423396

If you have any specific data protection concerns or a complaint, you can address it to our Data Protection Team at  dataprotection@beach-lodge.co.uk

If you are unhappy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection regulator in Europe, in particular in a country you work or live or where your legal rights have been infringed. The contact details for the Information Commissioner’s Office, the data protection regulator in the UK, are below:

Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Call: 0303 123 1113

Email: casework@ico.org.uk 


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