Terms and Conditions
A warm welcome to RoomRhino.com. As a US based South African owned company, we have strived to create a premium online search engine platform that will enable members (homeowners, guesthouses and Bed & Breakfast establishments (collectively, 'vacation accommodation')) direct and extensive access to the U.S. and other international traveler - marketing their vacation accommodation in such a way as to amplify their exposure and maximize occupancy. Our goal for the traveler is to create a trusted, easy to use, extensive and completely satisfying search engine Web site that will amplify the travelers' ability to discover and reserve their ideal vacation accommodation.
There is a fee to members to advertise their vacation accommodation for rent on RoomRhino.com; however we do not charge travelers to access RoomRhino.com and research listings. Accordingly, users are granted a limited, revocable, non-exclusive license to access RoomRhino.com to, advertise vacation accommodation for rent and/or research, view or make legitimate inquiries to members regarding their interest in particular vacation accommodation for rent for their personal use.
Representations and Warranties
By accessing and using RoomRhino.com, you represent that you have read and agree to be bound by our Agreement and warrant that you will use RoomRhino.com only in accordance with our Agreement.
You further agree that (i) you will only use RoomRhino.com to make legitimate reservations or post legitimate vacation accommodation for rent for you or for another person for whom you are legally authorized to act; (ii) all information supplied by you on RoomRhino.com is true, accurate, current and complete; and (iii) if you have a RoomRhino.com account, you will safeguard your account information and will supervise and be completely responsible for any use of your account by anyone other than you.
In addition you represent, warrant and covenant that you (i) have the power and authority to enter into our Agreement; (ii) are at least eighteen (18) years old and possess the legal authority to create a binding legal obligation; (iii) shall not use any rights granted hereunder for any unlawful purpose; and (iv) shall not interfere or disrupt RoomRhino.com or any networks connected to RoomRhino.com.
We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to RoomRhino.com and the services we offer, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violation of our Agreement.
RoomRhino.com is not a party to any rental transaction and does not own nor contract for any vacation accommodation for rent listed on the site. We are not involved in the actual transaction between travelers and members. All content provided on RoomRhino.com is based upon information which we believe to be reliable. Although we take all reasonable steps to verify that information provided to RoomRhino.com is the truth, accurate and legitimate, should you decide to partake in a transaction it is solely your responsibility to assess on an individual basis (i) the truth, accuracy and legitimacy of the information provided; (ii) the ability of members to rent vacation property; and (iii) the ability of travelers to pay for vacation rent properties.
RoomRhino.com disclaims all liability for any loss, incidental or consequential damages, injury, act of god, accident, delay, or expense arising out of or in connection with the use of, or reliance on, RoomRhino.com and the contents therein. In addition, RoomRhino.com expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, and security and accuracy, as well as all warranties arising by course of dealing, course of performance, or performance of trade. RoomRhino.com makes no warranty, and expressly disclaims any obligation that RoomRhino.com will meet your requirements or will be available on an uninterrupted or error-free basis and that the content will be up-to-date, complete, comprehensive, accurate or applicable to your individual circumstances or meet your expectations. Listings and information provided on RoomRhino.com is not intended to be taken as advice or counsel with respect to any individual situation and cannot be relied upon as such.
In accordance with our Agreement, you will defend, indemnify, forever discharge and hold RoomRhino.com and related company and each of our officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any claim, cause of action, liability, expense, loss or demand, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of, or in any way connected with your breach of our Agreement.
RoomRhino.com and all content contained therein, including but not limited to text, content, information, software, photographs, video, audio and graphics, images, marks and logos and the selection and arrangement thereof are the proprietary property of RoomRhino.com or its licensor and are protected by U.S. and international copyright, trademarks, service marks, international treaties and/or other proprietary rights and laws. The services provided by RoomRhino.com are also protected as a collective work or compilation under U.S. copyright and other laws and treaties. All individual articles, columns, listings and other elements RoomRhino.com consists of are also copyrighted works. The trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, logos, designs, and sounds associated with RoomRhino.com are owned by [RoomRhino.com], or third parties who have authorized use and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of RoomRhino.com or the applicable trademark holder. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright, trademark, and other laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in our Agreement. You agree to notify RoomRhino.com via email in writing promptly upon becoming aware of any unauthorized access or use RoomRhino.com by any party.
Restrictions on Use
You may not use RoomRhino.com for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with our Agreement. You agree to use RoomRhino.com solely for your personal use and benefit or that of your organization where you are authorized to do so, and not for resale or other transfer to, or use by or for the benefit of, any other person or entity. You agree not to use, transfer, distribute or dispose of any information contained within RoomRhino.com in any manner that could compete with the business of RoomRhino.com. You acknowledge that RoomRhino.com has been developed, compiled, prepared, revised, selected and arranged by RoomRhino.com and others (including certain other information sources) through the application of methods and standards of judgment developed and applied through the expenditure of substantial time, effort and money and constitutes valuable intellectual property and trade secrets of RoomRhino.com and such others. You agree to protect the proprietary rights of RoomRhino.com and all others having rights during and after the term of our Agreement and to comply with all reasonable written requests made by RoomRhino.com or its suppliers of content, equipment or otherwise to protect their and others' contractual, statutory and common law rights.
YOU MAY NOT COPY, RECOMPILE, DECOMPILE, DISASSEMBLE, REVERSE ENGINEER, REPRODUCE, DISTRIBUTE, PUBLISH, DISPLAY, PERFORM, MODIFY, UNLAWFULLY UPLOAD TO, CREATE DERIVATIVE WORKS FROM, TRANSMIT OR IN ANY WAY EXPLOIT ANY PART OF THE SERVICE, EXCEPT THAT YOU MAY DOWNLOAD MATERIAL AND/OR MAKE PRINT COPIES FOR USE BY YOU AND/OR WITHIN YOUR ORGANIZATION, PROVIDED THAT ALL COPIES RETAIN ALL COPYRIGHT AND OTHER PROPRIETARY NOTICES. THE INFORMATION AND PRESENTATION INCLUDED WITHIN ROOMRHINO.COM MAY NOT BE RECIRCULATED, REDISTRIBUTED OR PUBLISHED BY YOU WITHOUT ROOMRHINO.COM'S PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT. THE LISTINGS, DETAILS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN ROOMRHINO.COM MAY NOT BE USED TO CONSTRUCT A DATABASE OF ANY KIND. NOR MAY THE LISTINGS, DETAILS AND INFORMATION BE STORED (IN ITS ENTIRETY OR IN ANY PART) IN DATABASES FOR ACCESS BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY OR TO DISTRIBUTE ANY DATABASE SERVICES. YOU MAY NOT USE ROOMRHINO.COM IN ANY WAY TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF ANY DATA SOLD OR CONTRIBUTED BY YOU TO ANY THIRD PARTY. FURTHERMORE, YOU MAY NOT USE ANY OF ROOMRHINO.COM 'S NAMES OR MARKS IN ANY MANNER THAT CREATES THE IMPRESSION SUCH NAMES OR MARKS BELONG TO OR ARE ASSOCIATED WITH YOU OR IMPLY ANY ENDORSEMENT BY ROOMRHINO.COM, AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE NO OWNERSHIP RIGHTS IN AND TO ANY OF THESE NAMES OR MARKS. YOU WILL NOT USE ROOMRHINO.COM, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN OR ANY OF ROOMRHINO.COM'S NAMES OR MARKS IN UNSOLICITED MAILINGS OR SPAM MATERIAL AND WILL NOT SPAM OR SEND UNSOLICITED MAILINGS TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY USING ROOMRHINO.COM.
In good faith, you agree to notify RoomRhino.com in writing promptly upon becoming aware of any unauthorized access or use of RoomRhino.com by any party or of any claim that RoomRhino.com infringes upon any copyright, trademark or other contractual, statutory or common law rights.
You acquire no rights or licenses in or to RoomRhino.com and the services provided and materials contained therein other than the limited right to utilize RoomRhino.com in accordance with our Agreement.
Linking and Framing
RoomRhino.com prohibits caching this Web site, unauthorized hypertext links to this site, and the framing of any materials available through this site. RoomRhino.com reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames and specifically disclaims any responsibility for the contents of any other Internet sites linked to RoomRhino.com. Other internet sites which are linked to RoomRhino.com have their own terms and conditions of use and privacy policies. Access to any other Internet sites linked to RoomRhino.com is at your own risk and RoomRhino.com expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such Web sites.
Where linking to RoomRhino.com has been specifically authorized by RoomRhino.com and agreed to in writing, you represent that you have read and agree to be bound by our Agreement. Upon linking to RoomRhino.com pursuant to our Agreement, you will be granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free license to use the RoomRhino.com's name solely for providing an underlined, textual link from your Web site to the RoomRhino.com Home Page at www. RoomRhino.com, and for no other use. Without specific, written consent by RoomRhino.com, you may not link to an internal or subsidiary page of this Web site that is located one or several levels down from the Home Page ("deep link"), or bring up or present content of this Web site within another Web site ("frame").
Our Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States of America and the State of New York, without giving effect to conflicts-of-law principles thereof. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in New York County with respect to any legal proceedings arising out of this agreement and waive any objection to the propriety or convenience of venue in such courts. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of RoomRhino.com or these terms and conditions must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose. If any provision of our Agreement including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and to the extent it is not permissible, the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the other provisions of our Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
Our relationship is that of independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relations is intended or created by our Agreement or your use of the RoomRhino.com.
RoomRhino.com reserves the right to determine at our sole discretion the final design, layout and functionality of RoomRhino.com, which is subject to change from time to time without notice.
RoomRhino.com reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to review, edit, copy, delete or amend the content, layouts or photographs supplied by any member. All content and copy edits submitted by members are subject to review and approval by us at our sole discretion. Notwithstanding our right to edit and amend the content, copy edits and photographs, we do not accept and we shall not have any liability for any loss or damage resulting from the design or positioning of the copy, properties, content and/or photographs or any change made to any content, photograph or copy submitted by any member or edited or amended by us.
Each advertisement or listing may only relate to one specific vacation accommodation (property). The property in an advertisement may not be substituted by another property. If a member submits changes to an existing listing that, if approved, would substantially alter the listing to make it that of another property, then RoomRhino.com has the right to terminate the listing and may choose, at our sole discretion, to retain any fees associated with the term of the previously existing listing as compensation for the violation of this condition.
Payment for membership fees must be made in U.S. Dollars paid either by major credit or debit card, or a check drawn on a U.S. bank.
Revisions to our Agreement
You acknowledge that we reserve the right at any time, at our sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify our Agreement without prior notice, and your continued access or use of RoomRhino.com signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement. You further accept that such changes may result in your being unable to access RoomRhino.com.
Questions or comments regarding this Terms and Conditions or Agreement should be directed to [Info@RoomRhimo.com].