Disclaimer-Terms and conditions-Privacy Policy

Disclaimer

Young Global Living, hereafter mentioned as ‘The Company’ is a trademark of Short Stay Citizens. It does it utmost best to keep the website as up to date as possible.

However, despite the love and care we put into the website,

it is always possible that the content is not current or up to date.

The Company is not liable for errors and/or omissions in the content of the website.

Regarding prices, rates and accommodation information the following applies:

You cannot claim a binding agreement or booking in case of an obvious typo and/or programming error.

The content of the website, including images, logo’s, photography and videos are subject to intellectual property rights.

These rights are vested in The Company or its licensors.

You are not allowed to copy or (re)publish the content without prior written permission of The Company.

Terms and conditions

Article 1. Definitions

In these Terms and Conditions, some words or word combinations start with a capital letter. Those words or word combinations have the meaning as set out in this paragraph, regardless whether the words or word combinations are used in singular or plural form.

1.1. Amount: the for the Co-living agreed upon amount in Euros.

1.2. Agreement: the agreement for Co-living between the Provider and You.

1.3. Booking: the reservation You make through Our Website for a Co-living accommodation.

1.4. Consumer: a person not acting in the course of a profession or business.

1.5. General Terms and Conditions: these general terms and conditions.

1.6. Listing: the description of a Property, including pictures, on Our Website available for a Co-living accommodation.

1.7. Property: the apartment, house or (hotel) room available for a Co-living accommodation.

1.8. Provider: the owner, landlord or operator of Properties, with whom We entered into an agreement to list its Properties on Our Website.

1.9. Co-living: the by You desired period of a Co-living accommodation, in a by You desired Property.

1.10.You: you (might also be used as your in case We need to refer to you possessively)

1.11. We: the Dutch limited liability company Short Co-living Citizens B.V. trading also under the name Young Global Living, registered under number 66145252 at the Chamber of Commerce in Rotterdam, the Netherlands (might also be used as our(s) in case we need to refer to us possessively, or might be used as us, in case we need to refer to us as an indirect object).

1.12. Website: Our website accessible at the URL <https://www.younggloballiving.com>

Article 2.  About these General Terms and Conditions and the nature of Our services

2.1. These General Terms and Conditions are applicable to: (i) the use of Our Website by You; (ii) Your Booking for a Co-living accommodation ; (iii) any additional service We may offer through or outside the Website.

2.2. You acknowledge that our Website is a platform bringing Co-living Providers and Co-living users together and that We are therefore never a party in the actual agreement regarding a Co-living between You and the Co-living Provider. Therefore WE CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR THE SHORTCOMINGS OR BREACHES OF Co-living PROVIDERS. We therefore merely act as an intermediary. The Booking You make through Our Website is a reservation for the desired Co-living accommodation. Checking in at or with the Co-living Provider will lead to an agreement between You and the Short Co-living Provider. For every Listing We have on Our Website, We inform You about the terms the Co-living Provider uses. By accepting Our Terms and Conditions during the Booking process, You also accept any terms of the Co-living Provider.

2.3. We will process Your personal data in accordance with applicable legislation and with Our privacy policy.

2.4. You hereby warrant that the data You enter during the Booking process on Our Website is valid and true. You indemnify Us for possible claims regarding non-valid or untrue data.

Article 3. Your responsibilities

3.1. It is -among others- your responsibility to: (i) get the proper residence permits, visas and/or waivers to travel to, and Co-living in, the desired location of  Co-living accommodation; (ii) check whether You need to enroll as a resident of the municipality in which the desired Property is located; (iii) to check what sort of (additional) taxes You are subject to; (iv) to check whether you have a proper insurance in place covering Your risks.

3.2. We are part of a group of companies helping customers with several things. Upon the first request of You, we can refer You to one of those companies to help You with the responsibilities as mentioned in the previous paragraph.

3.3. Furthermore, it is Your responsibility to behave at the location of the  Co-living Provider in a normal fashion. We would not like to see Our relationship with a Co-living Provider disturbed, due to an unruly visitor.

Article 4. Payment

4.1. Possible prices We show on Our Website are always including V.A.T. and/or sales tax. However, be aware of the fact that in some cases and/or jurisdictions. Your Co-living accommodation may be subject to (local) taxes, such as tourist tax. The Co-living Provider will inform You about those taxes at arrival and may charge You those at once.

4.2. We collect the Amount for the Co-living accommodation on behalf of the  Co-living Provider. Please note that the amounts You pay us are wired by Our payment service provider directly to an escrow account which belongs to a separate legal entity (a foundation). After approximately thirty (30) days, We transfer your payment to the Co-living provider, minus the commission We agreed upon with the Co-living Provider.

4.3. In case You are a Consumer, We are not obliged to hand out an invoice. However, We do understand that in some cases You would like to get the Amount reimbursed by a third party, for example by the company You work for. Upon the first request, We hand out an invoice. This all without prejudice to what is stated in paragraph 2.2 regarding the nature of Our services. Dutch V.A.T. included (in case applicable).

Article 5. Cancel a Booking

5.1. The (E.U.-)right of withdrawal is not applicable to Co-livings. Your Booking is therefore binding. However, You can cancel Your Booking provided that You adhere to the cancellation amounts as set out in the next paragraph. The remainder will be paid back to You within thirty (30) days after cancellation.

5.2.

# days, months or hours before Co-living % of Amount still due
More than one (1) month 0%
Less than one (1) month and more than fourteen (14) days 15%
Less than fourteen (14) days and more than seven (7) days 35%
Less than seven (7) days and more than three (3) days 60%
Less than three (3) days and more than 24 (twenty-four) hours 85%
Less than 24 (twenty-four) hours 100%

5.3. In case the Co-living Provider has its own cancellation policy, Our policy prevails. With Co-living Providers We agreed upon the cancellation policy as set out in the previous paragraph.

Article 6. Satisfaction guarantee

The first day of Your Co-living You can invoke the satisfaction guarantee, in case the Property you Booked is not to your satisfaction. If You wish to invoke that right, You have to call Us and e-mail us to confirm that the Property is not to Your satisfaction. We have the obligation to do Our utmost best to locate another property for You, within 24 (twenty fours) hours counting from the aforementioned call, that is to Your satisfaction. However, We cannot guarantee that we will find You a suitable Property within the aforementioned time frame. In that case We reimburse You the full Amount, HOWEVER, WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES.

Article 7. Limitation of liability

7.1. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR YOUR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY ATTRIBUTABLE SHORTCOMING IN THE FULFILLMENT OF THE AGREEMENT (BREACH), NOR FOR YOUR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY OTHER SHORTCOMING (BASED ON TORT FOR EXAMPLE), UNLESS THE SHORTCOMING IS DUE TO WILLFUL INTENT OR CONSCIOUS RECKLESSNESS OF OUR TOP LEVEL MANAGEMENT. IN CASE THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS LAWFULLY UNENFORCEABLE, THE LIABILITY FOR THE AFOREMENTIONED SHORTCOMINGS ARE LIMITED TO AN AMOUNT OF € 1.000 (THOUSAND EUROS), UNLESS THE SHORTCOMING IS DUE TO WILLFUL INTENT OR CONSCIOUS RECKLESSNESS OF OUR TOP LEVEL MANAGEMENT

7.2.  You hereby accept the functionality of the Website [as is]. Furthermore, You accept that the functionality of the Website can be the subject of unilateral change.

7.3. We strive for a high availability of the Website, however, we cannot warrant that the Website is always available without interruptions.

7.4. We compose Our Website with great due care. However, errors and omissions may occur. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGES DUE TO MINOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS ON THE WEBSITE OR PROVIDED INFORMATION, FOR OTHER ERRORS AND OMISSIONS THAT ARE STATED IN PARAGRAPH 7.1 APPLIES MUTATIS MUTANDIS.

Article 8. Governing law and dispute resolution

8.1. The Booking is governed by the laws of the Netherlands.

8.2. All disputes will be settled exclusively by the competent court in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, unless the sub-district court (“kantonrechter”) is allowed to take notice of the dispute, in that case, the dispute will be submitted to competent sub-district court. You have the right to submit a dispute to a by virtue of the Laws of the Netherlands competent court within 30 (thirty) days after We invoke the right to submit the dispute in accordance with the first sentence of this paragraph.

Privacy policy

Short Co-living Citizens acknowledges that processing personal data correctly is of great importance. Personal data is processed securely and with great due care. We adhere to the Dutch Data Protection Act. In this privacy policy, we explain which personal data we collect, how we use it, and the purpose of processing. We encourage you to read this privacy policy carefully.

Personal data

By using our service, you will provide us with your data, when you book an accommodation for a short Co-living for example. That data can be personal data: data which can be directly or indirectly traced back to you. We only store and process personal data which you provided us with.

We use your personal data for the following purposes:

  • Your e-mail address is used for our newsletter.
  • We use contact information for the booking of an accommodation. We disclose this information to our Co-living providers.
  • In case you provide us with contact information for a question or inquiry, we will only use your information for answering your question or following up on your inquiry.
  • Your payment information is only used to process payment.

We may use personal data on aggregated and anonymized level for our own statistic purposes.

Security

Our website is secured with an SSL certificate, in order to secure the communication between your device and our web server.

Third parties

We will not disclose your personal data to third parties, except for your contact information, which is disclosed to the Co-living provider in case you booked an accommodation of the aforementioned Co-living provider.

We may use sub-contractors, which sub-contractors may have access and/or process personal data on behalf of us. With sub-contractors, we enter into data processing agreements, in which we stipulate that the sub-contractor has to implement sufficient organizational and technical measures to avoid unlawful processing and that the sub-contractor is only allowed to access and/or process the personal data in accordance with the agreed upon purpose.

Cookies and tracking

Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent with every page request to our web server. The text file is saved by the browser on the hard drive and/or storage of your computer or device.

Functional cookies

We use cookies to store your preferences, in order not to ask you questions anytime you visit our website. We also use cookies to recognize you as a logged in user, to make sure you don’t have to log in every time you go to another page within our website.

Google Analytics

Since we use Google Analytics, Google will set cookies through our website. We use Google Analytics to keep track of and report regarding the usage of our website by visitors. Google may disclose this data to third parties in case it is obliged to do so by virtue of law or court order, or in case third parties process data on behalf of Google. We entered into a data processing agreement with Google. By doing so, Google is not allowed to use the collected information for other purposes and/or other Google services. Furthermore, we configured Google Analytics in a way that IP addresses will not be forwarded to Google.

Social media buttons

Our website has social media buttons and/or widgets, which are hosted by third parties, for example, Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and AddThis. These buttons and or widgets set cookies on your hard drive and/or storage of your computer or device. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will process your personal data correctly. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of these third parties, prior to using those buttons and/or widgets.

Not accepting cookies

You can configure your browser and/or device in a way it does not accept cookies. However, we cannot guarantee that our website is fully functional in case cookies are not accepted anymore by your browser and/or device.

More information about cookies

On the following websites you can find more about cookies:

Access, correction and removal

You can always access your personal data through your account. There you can also edit and remove your personal data. Removal of personal data is only possible in case you remove your account completely.

Questions

In case you have questions regarding the processing of your personal data, you can contact us by using the contact information on the website.

Websites of third parties

This policy does not cover websites of third parties to which our website links. We cannot guarantee that this third parties will process your personal data correctly. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of this website, prior to using those websites.

Changes

We are entitled to change this privacy policy at any moment. We encourage you to read this privacy policy on a regular basis, to ensure you took notice of the most recent version.

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