SECTION 1 Booking Conditions which apply to all bookings made through somewhere2stay - circumstances beyond the control of Monarch Hotels/the accomodation provider/Monarch Holidays/the transfer provider
Except where otherwise expressly stated in these Booking Conditions, accommodation providers, Monarch Holidays, the transfer provider, and Monarch Hotels will not be liable for any change, cancellation, affect on your holiday, loss, damage or expense of any nature or description or failure to perform or properly perform any contractual obligation(s) which is due to any event(s) or circumstance(s) beyond the reasonable control of the accommodation provider concerned / Monarch Holidays / the transfer provider / Monarch Hotels, as applicable. Any such event(s) or circumstance(s) are referred to as "force majeure" in these Booking Conditions. By way of example, force majeure includes (but is not limited to) fire, flood, exceptional weather conditions, epidemics, destruction or damage of accommodation by any cause (other than as a direct result of the negligence of the accommodation provider), industrial action, actual or threatened terrorist activity, civil strife and all similar situations.
No compensation, expenses, costs or other sums of any description (including without limitation the cost of securing alternative accommodation and/or transfers) will be payable in such circumstances by the accommodation provider(s),Monarch Holidays, the transfer provider or Monarch Hotels.