Terms & Conditions
Please take time to read our booking policy and terms and conditions. Thankyou.
To comply with legislation of July 2007 The Warwick is now a NON SMOKING establishment throughout, and has been fitted with regulatory fire alarm system, compliant with the new fire regulations of October 2006. Smoke detectors are in all bedrooms and public areas.
We would ask all smokers to refrain from smoking within in the building that includes the En-suites and toilets.
Ashtrays are provided outside on the patio and ask smokers to please use these and not throw remains on the patio or the forecourt.
We thank you for your co-operation and consideration to other guests. A surcharge will be levied on any guest(s) suspected of smoking in the building; this will be paid by the guest(s) or the person responsible for the booking. This charge will be for the de-fumigation of the room or area contaminated, if the action is repeated they will be asked to leave without a refund. Any one suspected of taking or under the influence of illegal drugs, will be asked to leave without refund and information forwarded to the relevant authorities.
Eating and Drinking
Breakfast is continental or breakfast in a bag unless otherwise stated cost to upgrade to Full Breakfast menu is stated at the accommodation.
Meals are available in the dinning room situated on the ground floor. Please ask for further details.
Breakfast is served in the dinning room till 9.00 am (except New Year). Other times only by arrangement. No hot food is to be taken to be consumed in the bedrooms or lounge the dinning room is available for this use.
Arrival and Departure
Rooms are available from 2.00 pm on the arrival date. Please inform us if you wish to check in earlier, this is possible but your room may not be ready till 2.00 pm, but will be prioritised. If you have not arrived by 4.00 pm and have not informed us that you intend to arrive later, then your room may be released and re sold. Arrival and check-in after 6.00 pm strictly by agreement only. You are requested to vacate your room by 10.30 am on the day of departure. You can book a late checkout of 12.30 pm for a supplement of £10.00 per room, subject to availability.
If you would like this facility please make sure you book this on your arrival. This facility will need to be paid for along with your balance.
We regret that, with the exception of assistance dogs, no pets are allowed in building. Electrical appliances, such as toasters and mini cookers are not be used in the rooms as they could be a fire risk and set off the sensitive fire alarm system. Guests Irons are not allowed, we have Irons for your use along with hairdryers.
We recommend that you take out adequate travel insurance to cover cancellations inside our cancellation policy.
All deposits are non-refundable. If you need to cancel or change your reservations, please do so up to 72 hours 10.00 am GMT, prior to day of arrival. this can be done by telephone or email, your booking is only confirmed cancelled when you receive an email or letter in reply to your request .If you cancel a guaranteed reservation without giving 72 hours written notice, you will be charged for up to two night’s accommodation per person per room booked. Cancellation of a 4 night booking or more will be charged at 50% of the balance owing. A confirmation of cancellation will be given within 24 hours, and should be retained as proof of cancellation. If you have booked for consecutive nights and need to cancel a consecutive night(s) you must do so prior to the start of your stay, otherwise you may be still charged.
Group or multiple room bookings will need to give 14 clear days notice of a cancellation and will then only loose the deposit on each room cancelled. If you cancel a guaranteed reservation and give at least 72 hours written notice then 50% of the balance of each room cancelled will be charged, if you cancel a guaranteed reservation with less than 72 hrs of notice then 100% of the balance of each room cancelled will be charged.
We will confirm your booking by issuing a confirmation letter and/or e-mail. This letter should be checked carefully as soon as it is received. Contact us immediately if any information which appears on the confirmation or any other document appears to be incorrect or incomplete as it may not be possible to make changes later.
You may make reservations up to one year in advance. Your room is reserved up to 4.00pm on the arrival date unless you inform us otherwise. If you are likely to arrive after 4.00pm you must inform us before 4.00pm on your arrival date. You can guarantee a reservation by paying the relevant deposit for the booking by a credit/debit card at the time of booking. Balances may be paid anytime prior to arrival either by debit/credit card Bank transfer or Cheque.
Other than credit/debit cards only Building Society cheques / Postal Orders are accepted as payment(s), but confirmation will only be sent out once these have been received and cleared. Details of valid credit/ debit card will need to be held along side this for the booking to be guaranteed. If a credit/debit card expires before the start of the reservation then it is the cardholder’s responsibility to contact us with the new card details. Failure to do so may lead to the reservation being cancelled and the room(s) being re sold. The Warwick will make every effort to contact you before this action being taken.
Please make cheques / postal orders payable to “The Warwick Southport”. The Warwick regrets that if a cheque is dishonoured or received late, the room will not be guaranteed. If you do not guarantee your reservation or inform us of an arrival time after 4.00pm, The Warwick may offer your room to another guest after 4.00 pm.
All reservations incur a deposit per room, which is non refundable.
One night bookings may be asked for full payment at time of booking which will also be equal to the deposit. Guest who our part of a group, may be asked for a credit/debit card imprint, this is to cover costs in the event of damage/loss/or for security for other purchases made during their stay, unless the agent who made the booking is taking responsibility.
The Warwick accepts payment by cash; Building Society cheque / postal Order (must be cleared 72 hours prior to arrival), credit/debit cards (VISA, MasterCard, Solo, Electron, Maestro). If you are paying for your stay with cash you will need to provide a proof of ID when checking in. Acceptable forms of ID are a current driving license, ID card, passport, credit/debit card, utility bill/bank statement (with address). Credit/debit card details will need to be held if paying by cash. From 01/01/2011 Any payments made with CREDIT CARDS incur a charge £5 for every £1-100 per transaction of i.e payment of £260 would incur a additional charge of £10 so a total of £270 would be taken, £360 would incur a £15 charge so £375 would be taken.
Outstanding balances are to be paid upon arrival at the time of registration. Online booking that have been booked less than 12 weeks to arrival must bring the card used and pay any balance with the card via chip & pin or have it validated with a charge of £1 taken off via chip & pin.
Single persons staying may be asked to pay the room rate. On completion of the stay as a single occupancy the difference will be refunded. Should an additional person stay in the room, the room rate will be applied, if not taken on arrival this will be taken of the card details held.
Group or multiple room bookings and conference delegates may be asked to pay the balance of their booking 7 or 14 days prior to arrival.
Behaviour & Responsibility
The person who makes the booking accepts financial responsibility for any damages or loss caused by themselves or any member of their party if those responsible are not available to pay. This includes smoking or spillage of food / drink, breakages and loss in the room. Any damages must be notified to a member of staff and entered in to the log book. A decision will be made by checkout time if any excess payment is due. Full payment for any such damage or loss must be paid direct at the time if asked for. If damage or loss is not declared at the time of check out, any costs will be charged to your credit/debit card if possible, or an invoice for the cost will be sent to you.
We reserve the right to evict guests for unsociable, inappropriate behaviour, which includes excessive noise, smoking, the taking of illegal substances and excessive drunkenness. We operate a zero tolerance on verbal and physical violence and abuse to any guest or member of staff, not only will those perpetrating such acts be asked to leave, and the police called.
Car parking is not guaranteed. There are a limited number of car parking spaces and these are allocated on a first come basis. Guests leave their cars at their own risk. Guests are asked to ensure that cars are parked within the guide lines and it is guest’s responsibility to ensure that their vehicle(s) do not encroach onto the pavement; if they do The Warwick will not accept any liability from parking tickets issued or fines being imposed. By parking on the forecourt the owner accepts that staff of The Warwick may need to move their cars to let other guest out, and by parking accept this practice.Download Terms & Conditions