Terms and General Conditions
Before confirming a reservation, we kindly advise you to carefully read the following terms and general conditions.
Solaga Holidays S.L. is a company registered in Spain under number B93035699 operating commercially under the name “Solaga”, hereafter “the Company”.
Prices displayed on the Company’s website are per person, per apartment and per night unless otherwise specified. All prices are in Euros unless otherwise specified Prices include all applicable taxes. Prices are subject to change at any time without affecting existing reservations, except for any potential modification of legal or regulatory taxes imposed by the competent authorities. Prices include a full cleaning of the property before and after the arrival and departure of each guest, property maintenance, cost of water, electricity, gas and internet, customer service during office hours (in case of emergencies you can contact us 24 hours a day by calling +34 655 958 237). Extras such as parking, cleaning, baby cots, high chair etc are available at extra cost.
Terms of the reservation process
Once you have made a booking at one of our properties, you will receive a written confirmation confirming the dates and prices for the property you booked, payment terms, as well as any extra service you may have purchased. You will receive a confirmation explaining how to get to the property where one of our staff members person will be waiting for you to give you the keys of the property, show you around and answer any question you may have.
Payment methods and booking fee
In order to make a booking, you will be required to pay a non-refundable booking fee to reserve the property. Payment of this booking fee will formalise your contractual relationship with Solaga Holidays S.L (Solaga).
Payment terms and conditions
• The booking fee corresponds to an amount between 20 to 37% of the total booking price, depending on the property
• Once paid, this booking fee is not refundable (see our cancellation policy)
• The remaining balance will automatically be deducted from the card used to secure your booking within 30 days of arrival. In case your arrival date is within 30 days, the full amount of the rental will be deducted at the time of the confirmation. If you require special payment terms, please contact us.
• If you reserved your apartment through a third party provider (e.g. Airbnb, Booking.com, HomeAway etc), please note that you will be bound by the terms and conditions of that third party provider both in terms of payment, change of reservation and cancellation.
Change of reservation
In general, we cannot modify a reservation once it has been confirmed. However, in the event that you need to amend any aspect of a reservation, please let us know at soon as possible by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do our best to assist wherever possible.
Cancellations must be communicated in writing to email@example.com. The following cancellation fees will apply:
- More than 30 days before arrival date: loss of the booking fee
- 29 – 8 days before arrival date: 50% of the total rental price
- 7 days or less before arrival: 100% of the total rental price
If due to circumstances beyond our control, the apartment reserved is unavailable for occupation, the Company reserves the right to relocate you to an alternative accommodation with similar characteristics at no additional cost. If for any reason we are unable to relocate you or offer an alternative accommodation then the reservation will be cancelled and a full refund will be made. However, if a reservation is cancelled due to causes that are attributable to the guest or their personal circumstances, the booking fee will not be refunded.
If you reserved your apartment through a third party provider (e.g. Airbnb, Booking.com, HomeAway etc), please note that you will be bound by the terms and conditions of that third party provider both in terms of payment, change of reservation and cancellation.
Entrance to the property/Check-in
Check-in and check-out times may vary depending on the properties but as a general rule, check-in time is at 15:00 on the first day shown on your booking confirmation, regardless of the time of arrival in Malaga.
We try our very best to reduce waiting times. In instances where the property is available before the designated time, we will endeavour to let you in earlier. Should you experience a change in travel plans or arrival time in Malaga or you have some unexpected event preventing it from reaching the property at the appointed time, please communicate it to us as soon as possible to agree on a new time.
We would ask you to kindly inform us upon arrival at Malaga airport, or 30 minutes before arrival at the apartment, so we can make sure that we are there to welcome you. In the event that you cannot get in touch with your designated contact person, please contact our emergency number: +34 655 958 237
Upon arrival, you will be required to sign a Rental Agreement with the owner of the property as well as legal documentation for the local authorities, that is a Police registration form including last name, first name and passport details. This procedure is mandatory for any guest over the age of 16, in line with current Spanish legislation. Any guest refusing to comply will this procedure will not be granted access to the property.
Please note that the following late arrival fee applies for any check-in outside of office hours: 25€ for any check-in from 20:00 to 24:00 and 35€ for any check-in after Midnight. This amount is to be paid in cash upon arrival.
Departure from the property / Check-out
Generally, the check-out and the return of the keys will be done before 11:00 am on the last day indicated on your booking confirmation. Please make sure that all sets of keys provided to you during your arrival are returned to your contact person. Upon request and always subject to availability, departure time may be extended. Should you require extra time in the apartment due to a late flight for instance, we will do our best to accommodate your request provided that the apartment is not due to be occupied and/or cleaned
Cleaning and linen
Full cleaning is provided before and after departure of new guests. Weekly cleaning is not included during longer stay, i.e. monthly stays, however extra cleaning can always be organised at extra cost.
A deep final cleaning is included in the price, however we kindly ask our guests to leave the property in tidy conditions, take out the garbage and clean dirty dishes as a courtesy to our cleaners and future guests.
Please note that we provide one large (140x70cm) and one medium (100x50cm) towel per person. Should you require more linen during your stay, we can organise at a small extra cost.
Our aim is to satisfy our guests’ needs. Should you require extra service or special request, please notify us. We will do everything in our hands to make your stay as pleasant as possible.
People with mobility disabilities
A limited amount of properties in our portfolio have easy access and may be suitable for special needs. If you require more information please contact us and we will be pleased to help.
Number of Guests
The maximum number of guests allowed in an apartment is set out in the descriptions of each property. For both health & safety and legal reasons, it is not allowed to use the property for a number of guests higher than what appears on the booking confirmation. Failure to follow this rule may be grounds for termination of the contract by the Company, reserving the right, if deemed appropriate, to expel the guests not confirmed in the original reservation.
In Solaga we want our guests to enjoy their stay with us. We ask everyone to maintain a respectful and civic behavior, both in the property and with the neighbors. Please remember that while you may be on holiday, you are staying in a private property surrounded by local residents. If for any reason there is any complaint, claim or complaint from neighbours or by the competent authority for the conduct of one or more guests, you may be asked to leave the property and no refund will be applicable. Moreover, any damage or breakage made will be deducted from the deposit.
Please note that most housing communities in Spain have their own set of rules that guests must go by.
In general, we kindly ask you not to:
Damage the furniture or the property itself
Make noise in the apartment, terrace or common areas after 21:00
Disturb neighbours when opening/closing doors, carrying suitcases etc
Hold parties or loud celebrations in the apartment
Organise any illegal activity on the premises
Smoke inside the property
Bring pets inside the property
Use charcoal grills
Please note that:
the property owner (or Solaga on his behalf) reserves the right to evict a guest without any refund should property rules are not followed.
Solaga cannot be held responsible in case of theft or accident in the property.
Solaga cannot be held responsible for noise generated by townhall works, roadwork, construction of new buildings, and other nuisances caused by external factors
Solaga cannot be held responsible in case a specific property is not suitable for occupancy due to force majeur, acts of God, etc.
Please note that pets are not allowed in any of our properties. In case you are travelling with a guide dog (e.g. visually impaired, Police dog etc), please contact us at the time of booking so we can find a suitable accommodation.
Should you have any complaint during your stay, please let us know as soon as possible so we can resolve it immediately. Solaga will not accept claims made subsequent to your stay. We will always do everything in our power to resolve any complaint that may arise in the most efficient way possible. Please note that an official Andalusian government complaint form is available upon request.
A security deposit is mandatory. The deposit will be returned upon departure as long as during the inspection we do not appreciate any anomaly, breakage or defect in the property, furniture, appliances and other elements. We reserve the right to use all, or part of, the deposit to cover the cost of any repairs or replacements that we had to face. The security deposit varies from property to property but generally is between 100 € and 300 €.
Changes of apartment
In cases of force majeure, act of God, maintenance issue etc, the Company reserves the right to change the allocated property for another of equivalent or higher level to the one booked, with your approval, or proceed to refund the full cost of the reservation.
Free airport transfer
Solaga provides free airport transfer to all guests who book a holiday through the Solaga website (this offer excludes reservations made through third party booking sites). The transfer is a one-way trip in a private car with chauffeur from Malaga Costa del Sol airport to any property located in the Malaga metropolitan area (this does not include cities such as Torremolinos, Benalmádena, Nerja or Marbella). Transfer is up to 8 people. Solaga is not responsible for any delay, or cancellations made by the transfer company. Any other service (back to the airport) is payable by guests. This offer is subject to availability and may change without prior notice.
The Company does not take responsibility for lost or misplaced baggage, theft, damage or accidents unrelated to management itself of the company. The guest agrees to make proper use of the leased property, exempting the Company of any liability; the guest may be responsible for damage caused intentional or otherwise by improper use of the property. The Company reserves the right to update any of these conditions at any time if required in accordance to the activity of the company.
Protection of personal data of users by Solaga
In accordance with Spanish Law 15/1999 on the Protection of Personal Data, we inform you that your data is kept on file which Solaga is responsible for (hereinafter the Company), whose purpose is to manage the property. It will be used as well, and provided that the customer have noted, to report related services, offers and marketing campaigns. The user services on-line booking is voluntarily providing personal data (henceforth, Personal Data) whose sole purpose is to complement the reservation. The data cardor performed in a payment gateway that belongs to the bank with which it has subscribed to this service company or is done in a safe setting, in which case the Company will not know such data.
Clients can exercise the rights of access, opposition, rectification and deletion of data by writing to the Company, Solaga Holidays S.L., Calle Comandante 1-4º, 29005 Malaga (Spain). The Company guarantees that it has taken appropriate security measures in its facilities, systems and files. It also guarantees the confidentiality of personal data, but reveal to the competent authorities Personal Data and other information in its possession or accessible through its systems and is required under the laws and regulations applicable the case. System users online reservation guarantee and respond, in any case, the truthfulness, accuracy, validity and authenticity of the personal data, and commit themselves to keep them updated.
Applicable law and jurisdiction
These terms and / or general terms and conditions are governed by Spanish law. Solaga and users in order to resolve any dispute that may arise with respect to their validity, execution, performance or termination, in whole or in part, are submitted, expressly waiving their own jurisdiction or any other that,where appropriate, could apply, to the jurisdiction of the Courts of the city of Malaga. This contract constitutes the full and complete agreement between Solaga Holidays S.L. (dba Solaga) and the user, and supersedes all prior agreements, commitments, representations or agreements, either written or oral, that may have previously existed between them.