11.2. The Proprietor may not be held liable for slight negligence. If the Party is an En-trepreneur, the Proprietor may neither be held liable for gross negligence. In such event, the burden of proof to show the fault shall lie with the Party. No conse-quential or indirect damage and no loss of profit shall be reimbursed.
11.3. The Proprietor shall only be liable for valuables, money and securities up to an amount of currently €550.–. The Proprietor shall only be liable for any exceeding damage in the event it has accepted such items for deposition knowing their qual-ity or in the event the damage has been caused by itself or its vicarious agents. The limitation of liability in accordance with 12.1 and 12.2 shall apply accord-ingly.
11.4. The Proprietor may refuse to deposit valuables, money and securities if the items are significantly more valuable than those usually handed over for deposition by the guests of the accommodating establishment.
11.5. In each event of deposition, liability shall be excluded if the Party and/or Guest fails to immediately notify the Proprietor of the occurred damage. Furthermore, such claims shall be asserted in court within three years from their knowledge or possible knowledge to the Party and/or Guest; otherwise, the right shall become extinct.
§12 Limitations of liability
12.1. If the Party is a Consumer, the Proprietor may not be held liable for slight negli-gence, except for bodily injury.
12.2. If the Party is an Entrepreneur, the Proprietor may not be held liable for slight or gross negligence. In such event, the burden of proof to show the fault shall lie with the Party. No consequential, non-material or indirect damage and no loss of profit shall be reimbursed. The damage to be reimbursed shall at any case be lim-ited to the amount of the damage incurred because the Party has relied on the va-lidity of the agreement (Vertrauensinteresse).
13.1. Animals may only be brought to the accommodating establishment with the prior consent of the Proprietor and against extra remuneration.
13.2. The Party bringing along an animal shall be obliged to properly keep and/or su-pervise such animal during their stay or to have it kept and/or supervised by a qualified third party at their own expense.
13.3. The Party and/or Guest bringing along an animal shall have an according animal liability insurance and/or personal liability insurance that covers any potential damage caused by animals. Evidence of such insurance shall be provided to the Proprietor upon request.
13.4. The Party and/or their insurance company shall be jointly and severally liable towards the Proprietor for any damage caused by the animals brought along. Such damage shall particularly also include any compensation to be paid by the Pro-prietor to third parties.
13.5. Animals shall not be permitted to enter the lounges, saloons, restaurants and wellness zones.
§14 Prolongation of the accommodation
14.1. The Party may not claim for a prolongation of their stay. If the Party informs the Proprietor in time that they intend to prolong their stay, the Proprietor may con-sent to a renewal of the Accommodation Agreement. However, the Proprietor shall not be obliged to do so.
14.2. If the Party is prevented from leaving the accommodating establishment on the date of departure since all ways of travel are blocked or unusable due to unfore-seeable extraordinary events (e.g. extreme snowfall, floods etc.), the Accommo-dation Agreement shall automatically be renewed for the duration of such preven-tion from departure. The remuneration to be paid for this period may only be re-duced if the Party is unable to fully use the offered services of the accommodat-ing establishment due to the extraordinary weather conditions. The Proprietor shall be entitled to charge as a minimum the remuneration corresponding to the price usually charged in the low season.
§15 Termination of the Accommodation Agreement – Early cancellation
15.1. If the Accommodation Agreement has been made for a definite term, it shall end upon the expiry of such term.
15.2. If the Party leaves prematurely, the Proprietor shall be entitled to charge the total agreed remuneration. The Proprietor shall deduct anything saved due to the fail-ure to use its scope of services or maintained by letting the booked rooms to other guests. Such savings shall only be deemed to exist if the capacities of the ac-commodating establishment are fully used upon the Guest’s failure to use the booked rooms and the room can be let to other guests due to the cancellation by the Party. The burden of proof to show that savings have been made shall lie with the Party.
15.3. Upon the death of a Guest, the Agreement with the Proprietor shall become ex-tinct.
15.4. If the Accommodation Agreement has been made for an indefinite term, the Par-ties may terminate the Agreement by 10.00 a.m. of the third day preceding the in-tended end of the Agreement.
15.5. The Proprietor shall be entitled to terminate the Accommodation Agreement with immediate effect for important reasons, particularly if the Party and/or the Guest
- makes significantly adverse use of the rooms or makes their stay intolerable for the other guests, the owner, its vicarious agents or the third parties stay-ing at the accommodating establishment due to ruthless, offensive or otherwise highly improper conduct or commits an act against property, morality or physical safety towards these persons that is subject to penalty;
- suffers of a contagious disease or a disease the duration of which exceeds the term of accommodation or otherwise is in need of care;
- fails to settle the presented invoices when they become payable within a rea-sonably set period (3 days).
15.6. If the performance of the Agreement becomes impossible due to circumstances to be deemed events of force majeure (e.g. acts of God, strike, lockout, official or-ders etc.), the Proprietor may terminate the Accommodation Agreement at any time without giving prior notice unless the Agreement is already deemed termi-nated under the law or the Proprietor is released of its obligation to accommodate the Party. Any claims for damages etc. by the Party shall be excluded.
§16 Sickness or death of the Guest
16.1. If a Guest gets sick during their stay at the accommodating establishment, the Proprietor shall arrange for medical care at the request of the Guest. In the event of imminent danger, the Proprietor shall arrange for medical care even without the special request of the Guest, particularly if this is necessary and the Guest is unable to do so themselves.
16.2. As long as the Guest is unable to make decisions or it is not possible to contact the family of the Guest, the Proprietor shall arrange for medical care at the ex-pense of the Guest. However, the extent of such care shall end as soon as the Guest is able to make decisions or their family has been informed about the sick-ness.
16.3. The Proprietor shall particularly be entitled to damages from the Party or the Guest or, in the event of their death, their successors for the following expenses:
- unsettled medical costs, costs for ambulance transports, drugs and medical aids
- room disinfections that have become necessary,
- linen, bed sheets and bed furnishing that have become unusable, or other-wise the disinfection of thorough cleaning of all of these items,
- restoration of walls, furniture, carpets etc. if such have been contaminated or damaged in relation with the sickness or death,
- rent for the room, provided that it has been occupied by the Guest, plus any days during which the rooms are unusable due to disinfection, vacation etc.,
- any other damage incurred by the Proprietor.
§17 Place of performance, place of jurisdiction and applicable law
17.1. The place of performance shall be the place where the accommodating establish-ment is situated.
17.2. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by Austrian adjective and sub-stantial law under exclusion of the provisions of international private law (par-ticularly IPRG [Austrian act on international private law] and the Rome Convention of 1980) and the UN Sales Convention.
17.3. If the Party is an Entrepreneur, the exclusive place of jurisdiction shall be the domicile of the Proprietor; however, the Proprietor shall also be entitled to assert its rights before any other court that is competent for the location and matter.
17.4. If the Accommodation Agreement has been made with a Party that is a Consumer who has their domicile or ordinary residence in Austria, actions against the Con-sumer may exclusively be filed at the domicile, ordinary residence or place of work of such Consumer.
17.5. If the Accommodation Agreement has been made with a Party that is a Consumer who has their domicile in a member state of the European Union (except for Aus-tria), Iceland, Norway or Switzerland, the court that is competent for the domicile of the Consumer in the event of actions against the Consumer in the relevant mat-ter shall have exclusive jurisdiction.
18.1. Unless otherwise specified in the above provisions, any time limits shall start upon the document by which such time limit is instructed being delivered to the Party that must comply with the time limit. When calculating a time limit based on days, the day of the moment or event to which the start of the time limit refers shall not be included in the calculation. Time limits based on weeks or months shall refer to the day of the week or month that corresponds to the day starting from which the time limit is to be counted according to its name or number. If the relevant month lacks such day, it shall be replaced with the last day of such month.
18.2. Any declarations shall be received by the other party by the last day of the time limit (12.00 midnight).
18.3. The Proprietor shall be entitled to offset any of its claims against claims of the Party. The Party shall not be entitled to offset any of its claims against claims of the Proprietor unless the Proprietor is insolvent or the Party’s claim has been es-tablished by a court or acknowledged by the Proprietor.
18.4. If any gaps arise in relation with the Agreement, the applicable legal provisions shall apply.