July 2016

The Jupiter Sunrise Lodge, hereinafter called the landlord , ensure that these terms are given to the tenants. The announcement is made when the tenant has clicked the "Accept Terms" button.

The landlord offers the tenant accommodation and meals.

In no case, the landlord is the tour operator.

The stated price is valid, as given on the website.

Prices, Payments and Deposits
All prices are in U.S. dollars.

We accept: US Dollar, Credit Card Payemts, Bank Transfers to our maldivian Account.
For Credit Card Payments & Bank Transfers we take a fee of 2,5% of the Bill, plus Bank Transfer Fees.
Important: We only accept new Dollar Notes, printed in 2013 or later! Old Notes are not accepted in Maldives!

Valid room price is the price specified at the time of booking on the website. By booking an immediate deposit of 20 % of the tour price will be charged.
The booking is only considered confirmed if the 20% deposit on the account is received. In case of Cancellation the 20% deposit will not be pay back to the client.
The Prices for Fishing are declared on the website for a period. After that period the Prices can change.

Total travel costs
Total travel costs also depend on local taxes and charges of local authorities.
The prices indicated on the website do include government charges.

The check-in time is 03:00 PM, at the earliest.
The check-out time is no later than 10:00 AM.

In case of a later check-out, one more night will be charged!
Changes require the agreement and must be approved by the landlord and the agent.

The agent will confirm the reservation, if the tour price is credited to the account and the terms were accepted by the tenant.

Rooms may only be occupied by the number of persons, listed in the reservation. Subletting is not allowed.
If the rooms are occupied by more than the contractually agreed number of persons, the landlord may terminate the contract without notice or compensation.

Decisive for the calculation of cancellation charges is the arrival of the written notice of cancellation at the agent. For Saturdays, Sundays and holidays the next working day counts as the day of delivery. Any bank charges in reimbursements shall always be borne by the tenant. For refunds from credit card payments an additional 6 % processing fee will be charged.

Calculations are based on the total trip costs
Cancellations will be payable:

More than 45 days prior to the scheduled check in : 20 % of the tour price
45 - 30 days prior to the scheduled check in: 50 % of the tour price
29 - 15 days prior to the scheduled check in: 70 % of the tour price
Less than 15 days prior to the scheduled check in: no refund of the tour price

Fishing trips are a part of the package. We only give that service to guests who stay in our Guesthouse. 

Changes requested by the tenant:
All requests for changes must be communicated in writing to the agent.
The guest has the right to propose a replacement tenant. This must be solvent and acceptable for the landlord. He enters the contract subject to the existing conditions. Guest and replacement tenants are jointly liable for the rent.

In case of early departure the total sum of the total travel cost must be paid.

It is not possible to cancel the Vaavu Speedboat Ferry and the Meemu Atoll Speedboat Ferry. In case of not using the booked Speedboat Ferry Transfer the costs have to pay from the Clients to the Speedboat Owner.

Force Majeure
If Force majeure (natural disasters, force of nature, acts of government, etc.), unforeseen and / or unavoidable events, prohibit the rental or the continuance of the stay, the landlord is entitled but not obligated, to offer the guest, under the exclusion of compensation claims, an equivalent property. Can services not be performed, or not be performed completely, the amount paid, or the relevant proportion thereof, shall be refunded to the exclusion of further claims. Likewise, neither the landlord nor the agent is responsible for changes to the timetable of the ferry and / or weather-related delays or failures of the ferry.

The landlord shall ensure proper booking and contractual performance of the contract. This does not apply in cases of gross negligence or intent. Liability is excluded in case of default of the tenant or his fellow travelers. Disclaimer is also the case of unforeseeable and / or unavoidable omissions of third parties and force majeure, any event which, despite due care could not be foreseen or forestalled by the owner / key holder or other person authorized by the landlord or agent. Landlord or agent shall not be liable for the valuables of the tenant.

The tenant who conforms the booking is liable jointly, that his
fellow travelers also comply with all provisions of this contract.

Disclaimer of the landlord and the agent is in particular:

Delays or failure of the air carrier if the planned trip , as intended, may not be commenced by ferry.

Timetable changes of the ferry company.

The cost of an otherwise transport to the rental property, such as the speed boat, will not be accepted by the landlord or the agent and shall always be borne by the tenant.

The cost for transport by speedboat currently stand at approximately 550 - $ USD in words five hundred and fivty U.S. dollars, one way (Male - Keyodhoo).

Swimming, snorkeling and diving at your own risk!!!

We recommend each guest a foreign health insurance with repatriation insurance and travel cancellation insurance! Its also important that the travel insurance take the costs in case of travel interruption and the extra costs if your Flight or Ferry is delayed or cancelled.

Careful use
The property is passed to the host in a clean condition. Should defects be present, the guest shall immediately notify the landlord. Otherwise, the property is applied to be in perfect condition, as it is passed.

The guest undertakes to use the property with care and be considerate towards other residents and neighbors.

In case of damage, the landlord must be informed immediately.
The property has to be returned on schedule, in good condition with a full inventory. For damage and missing inventory, the guest is liable.

Maldivian law, jurisdiction Male, Maldives

End of the contract conditions