Hi - I have booked a holiday villa in corwal and have paid the full price quoted on the web site. Now they are trying to get me to pay a damage deposit of £100 3 weeks before i occupy the premises - I have said i am prepared to pay on the day - but not in advance.Where do i stand?
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if I have to pay it or not in advance - happy to pay it on the day.
Did the online contract make any mention of this?
They cannot vary the terms of the contract unilaterally then unless you agree. If the contract made no mention of this then its not enforceable in law.However, if you don't pay in advance the risk is that they will just refuse you the villa and refund the money. If they were to do so then you would have no claim against them. I don't know whether you are willing to risk that or not in this instance. Of course, they shouldnt do that but sometimes people do things they should not.Sorry thats probably not the answer you wanted but it is the position that you have and I have a duty to give you truthful and accurate information even though its not what I want to say.Please rate my answer with OK SERVICE or more and then I will continue for free.
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