Short Term Lease Tourist Home


With this lease, the owner rents the cottage and this for a personal vacation only, any other use will automatically cancel this lease without recourse for the tenant. The cardholder authorise the landlord to charge my credit card for the amount of the security deposit or less for any damage or non-respect of the contract.

Terms & Conditions

  • Cancellation Policy 30 days prior to arrival: The deposit is non-refundable, unless the cottage is rented for the same period to another renter, in which case the deposit will be refunded less a cancellation fee of 10% of the total rental cost or $50cdn plus taxes whichever is greater. Less than 30 days to arrival: The deposit is non-refundable. No reduction or refund for late arrivals or early departures.
  • The tenant declares that he has seen the rented cottage and declares to be satisfied.
  • The tenant declares that he is over 21 years of age at the date of signing and to be able to enter in a lease agreement in the province of Quebec.
  • The tenant is responsible for the rented cottage and its content. In addition, he assumes the full responsibility of those to whom he grants access to the cottage. Occupants to whom the tenant permits access must conduct themselves so as not to disturb others residence of the neighborhood in the normal enjoyment of the premises.
  • The tenant declares that he is renting the cottage for personal use and non-business activities (holiday).
  • The tenant is responsible for all costs incurred without any deductions, including the loss of rent, if he uses the cottage rented for purposes other than those mentioned above and its intended use.
  • Under no circumstances can the landlord be held responsible for any damages or losses suffered by the tenant as a result of accidents, delays, costs incurred, injury, death or events resulting from fortuitous events or force majeure and out of the control of the landlord and the landlord will not be subject to claims or court action in respect of such damage or loss.
  • The landlord cannot be held responsible for interruptions beyond their control of services such as electricity, running water and Internet access.
  • The landlord assumes no liability for damage, loss, or theft in respect to any personal belongings of the tenant and his guests.

The tenant agrees to:

  • Upon arrival, the tenant agrees to verify the cottage and advise the landlord of any damage and/or defect.
  • When leaving, the tenant must leave the cottage, land, furniture and accessories in the same condition as they found it and at their initial location. An extra charge will be added to the tenant if the landlord finds that the cleanliness of the cottage is considered unsatisfactory.
  • Not hold any gatherings or party within the rented cottage or the property.
  • To comply with this lease. Failure to comply may result in the cancellation of the lease and a fee being charged; the fee will be at the discretion of the landlord. The breach of lease entitles the landlord to evict the tenant and his guests immediately by terminating this lease. In this case, the landlord will retain any moneys paid and shall exercise all remedies against the tenant if the damage was caused to the leased premises.
  • The use of the furniture and objects furnishing the rented property will only be used for their intended purpose and will remain in their location where they are to be used. It is forbidden to carry them outside the cottage.
  • To notify the landlord, in case of defects and/or breakage of equipment or furniture in the building during the tenant’s stay. Any use or misuse of the building, furniture, equipment or property causing soiled spots, breakage or defects will be repaired or replaced entirely at the expense of the tenant.
  • Not to throw anything in the sinks, laundries, toilets, bathtubs and showers likely to block the drains, otherwise, the expenses to correct the misuse of the  plumbing fixtures and the return to service of the plumbing fixtures, will be solely at the expense of the tenant.
  • To provide access to the site at all times to the landlord or a representative to inspect the premises and to carry out urgent and necessary repairs and to maintain the leased premises and its equipment.
  • To have a least one person age of majority (18 years old) at any time in the presence of minors on the property.
  • Not to allow access to any animals of any species within the leased premises, Animals are prohibited.
  • Not to make fires outdoors with the exception of the outdoor fireplace provided for that purpose. The fire must be completely extinguished if no one will be monitoring the fire and/or left unattended. (departure, night, etc.).
  • The rental is determined by the number of nights that the cottage is used.
  • Garbage should not be stored inside the cottage. It should be placed in the plastic bags and deposited in the black trash bin located outside for this purpose. The property must be free of residue and should be kept clean (bottle, cap, plastic, etc.). Recyclable materials must be deposited in the green bin.
  • Not to smoke inside the rented cottage. The cottage is officially “non-smoking”.
  • Doors and windows should be locked when the cottage in unattended and when leaving at the end of the stay.

The landlord agrees to :

  • Keep in force during the rental period the minimum insurance required by the law.
  • Deliver the cottage in good condition, that is to say clean and maintain the equipment in good working order.
  • Ensure that safety devices are in good working condition, smoke detection, fire extinguisher, life jackets (summer).
  • Inform the tenant if, for any reason, the landlord is unable to rent the cottage to the tenant for the dates agreed and committed to. To either grant the tenant a credit valid for any other rental period available and of similar duration, or to refund the deposit or rental amount if paid in full. No additional amount for loss or damage shall be claimed in any manner whatsoever from the landlord.

Conditions générales


The Terms and Conditions were last updated on September 15, 2023

1. Introduction

These Terms and conditions apply to this website and to the transactions related to our products and services. You may be bound by additional contracts related to your relationship with us or any products or services that you receive from us. If any provisions of the additional contracts conflict with any provisions of these Terms, the provisions of these additional contracts will control and prevail.

2. Binding

By registering with, accessing, or otherwise using this website, you hereby agree to be bound by these Terms and conditions set forth below. The mere use of this website implies the knowledge and acceptance of these Terms and conditions. In some particular cases, we can also ask you to explicitly agree.

3. Electronic communication

By using this website or communicating with us by electronic means, you agree and acknowledge that we may communicate with you electronically on our website or by sending an email to you, and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement, including but not limited to the requirement that such communications should be in writing.

4. Intellectual property

We or our licensors own and control all of the copyright and other intellectual property rights in the website and the data, information, and other resources displayed by or accessible within the website.

4.1 All the rights are reserved

Unless specific content dictates otherwise, you are not granted a license or any other right under Copyright, Trademark, Patent, or other Intellectual Property Rights. This means that you will not use, copy, reproduce, perform, display, distribute, embed into any electronic medium, alter, reverse engineer, decompile, transfer, download, transmit, monetize, sell, market, or commercialize any resources on this website in any form, without our prior written permission, except and only insofar as otherwise stipulated in regulations of mandatory law (such as the right to quote).

5. Third-party property

Our website may include hyperlinks or other references to other party’s websites. We do not monitor or review the content of other party’s websites which are linked to from this website. Products or services offered by other websites shall be subject to the applicable Terms and Conditions of those third parties. Opinions expressed or material appearing on those websites are not necessarily shared or endorsed by us.

We will not be responsible for any privacy practices or content of these sites. You bear all risks associated with the use of these websites and any related third-party services. We will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, however caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.

6. Responsible use

By visiting our website, you agree to use it only for the purposes intended and as permitted by these Terms, any additional contracts with us, and applicable laws, regulations, and generally accepted online practices and industry guidelines. You must not use our website or services to use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) malicious computer software; use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity, or conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to our website.

Engaging in any activity that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or that interferes with the performance, availability, or accessibility of the website is strictly prohibited.

7. Refund and Return policy

7.1 Right of withdrawal

You have the right to withdraw from this contract within 30 days without giving any reason.

The withdrawal period will expire after 30 days from the day of the conclusion of the contract.

To exercise the right of withdrawal, you must inform us of your decision to withdraw from this contract by an unequivocal statement (for example a letter sent by post, fax, or email). Our contact details can be found below. You may use the attached model withdrawal form, but it is not obligatory.

If you use this option, we will communicate to you an acknowledgement of receipt of such a withdrawal on a durable medium (for example by email) without delay.

To meet the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient for you to send your communication concerning your exercise of the right of withdrawal before the withdrawal period has expired.

7.2 Effects of withdrawal

If you withdraw from this contract, we shall reimburse you all payments received from you, including the costs of delivery (with the exception of the supplementary costs resulting from your choice of a type of delivery other than the least expensive type of standard delivery offered by us), without undue delay and in any event not later than 14 days from the day on which we are informed about your decision to withdraw from this contract. We will carry out such reimbursement using the same means of payment as you used for the initial transaction unless you have expressly agreed otherwise; in any event, you will not incur any fees as a result of such reimbursement.

If you requested to begin the performance of services during the withdrawal period, you shall pay us an amount which is in proportion to what has been provided until you have communicated to us your withdrawal from this contract, in comparison with the full coverage of the contract.

Please note that there are some legal exceptions to the right to withdraw, and some items can therefore not be returned or exchanged.  We will let you know if this applies in your particular case.

8. Idea submission

Do not submit any ideas, inventions, works of authorship, or other information that can be considered your own intellectual property that you would like to present to us unless we have first signed an agreement regarding the intellectual property or a non-disclosure agreement. If you disclose it to us absent such written agreement, you grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, store, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your content in any existing or future media.

9. Termination of use

We may, in our sole discretion, at any time modify or discontinue access to, temporarily or permanently, the website or any Service thereon. You agree that we will not be liable to you or any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of your access to, or use of, the website or any content that you may have shared on the website. You will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment, even if certain features, settings, and/or any Content you have contributed or have come to rely on, are permanently lost. You must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.

10. Warranties and liability

Nothing in this section will limit or exclude any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to limit or to exclude. This website and all content on the website are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, as to the availability, accuracy, or completeness of the Content. We make no warranty that:

  • this website or our products or services will meet your requirements;
  • this website will be available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis;
  • the quality of any product or service purchased or obtained by you through this website will meet your expectations.

Nothing on this website constitutes or is meant to constitute, legal, financial or medical advice of any kind. If you require advice you should consult an appropriate professional.

The following provisions of this section will apply to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and will not limit or exclude our liability in respect of any matter which it would be unlawful or illegal for us to limit or to exclude our liability. In no event will we be liable for any direct or indirect damages (including any damages for loss of profits or revenue, loss or corruption of data, software or database, or loss of or harm to property or data) incurred by you or any third party, arising from your access to, or use of, our website.

Except to the extent any additional contract expressly states otherwise, our maximum liability to you for all damages arising out of or related to the website or any products and services marketed or sold through the website, regardless of the form of legal action that imposes liability (whether in contract, equity, negligence, intended conduct, tort or otherwise) will be limited to the total price that you paid to us to purchase such products or services or use the website. Such limit will apply in the aggregate to all of your claims, actions and causes of action of every kind and nature.

11. Privacy

To access our website and/or services, you may be required to provide certain information about yourself as part of the registration process. You agree that any information you provide will always be accurate, correct, and up to date.

We take your personal data seriously and are committed to protecting your privacy. We will not use your email address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by us to you will only be in connection with the provision of agreed products or services.

We have developed a policy to address any privacy concerns you may have. For more information, please see our Privacy Statement and our Cookie Policy.

12. Export restrictions / Legal compliance

Access to the website from territories or countries where the Content or purchase of the products or Services sold on the website is illegal is prohibited. You may not use this website in violation of export laws and regulations of Canada.

13. Assignment

You may not assign, transfer or sub-contract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms and conditions, in whole or in part, to any third party without our prior written consent. Any purported assignment in violation of this Section will be null and void.

14. Breaches of these Terms and conditions

Without prejudice to our other rights under these Terms and Conditions, if you breach these Terms and Conditions in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including temporarily or permanently suspending your access to the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website, and/or commence legal action against you.

15. Force majeure

Except for obligations to pay money hereunder, no delay, failure or omission by either party to carry out or observe any of its obligations hereunder will be deemed to be a breach of these Terms and conditions if and for as long as such delay, failure or omission arises from any cause beyond the reasonable control of that party.

16. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us harmless, from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses and expenses, relating to your violation of these Terms and conditions, and applicable laws, including intellectual property rights and privacy rights. You will promptly reimburse us for our damages, losses, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of such claims.

17. Waiver

Failure to enforce any of the provisions set out in these Terms and Conditions and any Agreement, or failure to exercise any option to terminate, shall not be construed as waiver of such provisions and shall not affect the validity of these Terms and Conditions or of any Agreement or any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and every provision.

18. Language

These Terms and Conditions will be interpreted and construed exclusively in English and French. All notices and correspondence will be written exclusively in that language.

19. Entire agreement

These Terms and Conditions, together with our privacy statement and cookie policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and Jacques Ethier in relation to your use of this website.

20. Updating of these Terms and conditions

We may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time. It is your obligation to periodically check these Terms and Conditions for changes or updates. The date provided at the beginning of these Terms and Conditions is the latest revision date. Changes to these Terms and Conditions will become effective upon such changes being posted to this website. Your continued use of this website following the posting of changes or updates will be considered notice of your acceptance to abide by and be bound by these Terms and Conditions.

21. Choice of Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of Canada. Any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Canada. If any part or provision of these Terms and Conditions is found by a court or other authority to be invalid and/or unenforceable under applicable law, such part or provision will be modified, deleted and/or enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of these Terms and Conditions. The other provisions will not be affected.

22. Contact information

This website is owned and operated by Jacques Ethier.

You may contact us regarding these Terms and Conditions by writing or emailing us at the following address: ac.tnalbmert-tnomseditnerualstelahc@ofni
108 rue de Bromont, Gatineau QC J8T 6E8

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