exclusive charters will be confirmed on receipt of an initial £50
deposit. Where a booking is made less than seven days prior to the
charter date and for all scheduled sailings, the full amount is
payable at the time of booking.
balance payable is due 7 days before the commencement of any charter.
Fairway Marine Services LTD reserves the right to cancel the booking
if payment is not received by this date.
On the part of Fairway Marine Services LTD
through circumstances beyond our control, the company is unable
to operate the vessel, Fairway Marine Services LTD will either offer
a full refund of all monies paid or arrange an alternative date
in accordance with customer's preference.
On the part of the client
Marine Services Ltd will endeavour to arrange an alternative date,
however, where this is not possible, a reasonable charge will be
raised to cover cancellation expenses.
customer safety and comfort, the boat will not operate at sea where
weather conditions are likely to jeopardise safety. Typically this
will be where the forecast wind is Force 6 or above, the sea state
is rough, or there is fog within the area of operation. In the event
that the booking is cancelled in accordance with the above condition,
the terms laid down in para 3.1 will apply. Para 3.2 will apply
in all other cases. Where there is any doubt about the impact of
the weather, customers are asked to check with Fairway Marine Services
LTD the day before departure, and if necessary on the morning of
departure, before leaving home.
Marine Services LTD reserve the right to cancel any scheduled sailings
where minimum passenger numbers have not been reached or for any
other operational reason. In these cases the conditions laid down
in para 3.1 will apply.
Personal Belongings and Due Diligence
are requested to "travel light" and keep personal belongings
to a minimum. However, please ensure you have warm clothing available
in case it is required. Passengers are also requested to take care
of all personal belongings as Fairway Marine Services LTD are unable
to accept responsibility for any loss or damage caused by a lack
of due diligence on the part of any passenger.
are accepted on the understanding that all passengers undertake
to familiarise themselves with all items on the safety briefing
card and follow the skipper's instructions in the event of an emergency.
as stated at time of booking included. Meals can be obtained ashore
at virtually all the popular cruise destinations or a buffet lunch
can be provided by arrangement. Please advise at the time of booking
whether you require a meal ashore, or whether you have any other
6.2 Scheduled Sailings
Refreshments as stated at time of booking included in the price.
7. Departure & Arrival
are requested to arrive 15 minutes prior to the
scheduled departure time. The departure point will be confirmed
at the time of booking. Departure and arrival times are dependent
on the state of the tide and are planned to take this into account.
The skipper therefore reserves the right to depart at the nominated
time, regardless of whether all passengers have arrived. Also, where
passengers go ashore during the course of the cruise, it is essential
that they return to the vessel at the stated time.
8. Unforeseen circumstances
Marine Services LTD will exercise all due care and diligence to
operate the service as agreed and follow the agreed cruising itinerary.
However, if unforeseen circumstances dictate, the company reserves
the right to cancel or vary the cruise as required. If this involves
terminating the cruise at a destination other than originally planned,
Fairway Marine Services LTD will use its best endeavours to ensure
passengers are transported back to the original, planned finish
point. In any event, Fairway Marine Services will not be liable
be liable for any consequential loss whatsoever and howsoever arising
which shall include without limitation all economic losses, loss
of profits, increased management or labour costs, loss of future
business, loss of reputation and goodwill, loss of market or falls
in prices of whatever nature and all other damages costs or expenses
or other indirect losses including any liability to or claims by
any third party.
company has a commercial marine insurance policy, including third
party liability, with Underwriting Risk Services Ltd. Policy details
are available on request.
10. Breakages or damage
safety reasons, any breakages or damage must be brought to the skipper's
attention immediately. Breakages or damage arising as a result of
passenger negligence must be reimbursed.
cars should be parked in the visitor's car park at the entrance
to the marina. However, please note that Fairway Marine Services
LTD cannot accept any liability for any loss or damage occurring
any vehicles left parked in this area.
Marine Services LTD will endeavour to resolve any disputes through
mutual negotiation and agreement. However, where this is not possible,
the company would seek to refer the
matter to a single arbitrator elected by the President of the British
Law Society. Such arbitration would be subject to the provisions
of the Arbitration Act 1950